Alice is a scientist. She lives in Geneva. As the Large Hadron Collider starts up in 2008, she is on the brink of the most exciting work of her life, searching for the Higgs Boson. Jenny is her sister. She lives in Luton. She spends a lot of time Googling. When tragedy throws them together, the collision threatens all with chaos

 

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By:
Lucy Kirkwood
Director:
Rufus Norris
Songs by:
Adam Cork
Lighting:
Paule Constable
Sound:
Paul Arditti
Design:
Katrina Lindsay
Cast list:
Sofia Barclay, Amanda Boxer, Olivia Colman (Jenny), Cait Davis, Vanessa Emme, Yoli Fuller, Paul Hilton, Ira Mandela Siobhan, Joseph Quinn, and Olivia Williams (Alice)
Other info:
Video design by Finn Ross & Ian William Galloway
Mosquitoes Performance Dates & Times
Previews from: 
Tuesday, 18 July, 2017
Opening date: 
Tuesday, 25 July, 2017
Closes: 
Thursday, 28 September, 2017
Booking to: 
Thursday, 28 September, 2017
MatineeEvening
Monday-7.30pm
Tuesday-7.30pm
Wednesday-7.30pm
Thursday-7.30pm
Friday-7.30pm
Saturday2.30pm7.30pm
Sunday--

Dorfman - National Theatre

Address:
National Theatre, Upper Ground, Ground South Bank, London, SE1 9PX
Nearest tube:
Waterloo, Southwark, Embankment

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​Siblings disagree, they bicker, they argue. Lucy Kirkwood's new play Mosquitoes launches Olivia Colman and Olivia Williams together and sees what happens when they collide. It's set in 2008 as particle scientist Alice (Williams) is gearing up for the culmination of eleven years of work: the activation of the Large Hadron Collider. She's the gifted daughter of a celebrated academic, and this... Read more

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