The Flick

Dorfman - National Theatre, Upper Ground
The Flick
Dorfman - National Theatre, Upper Ground
Our Review 4 / 5

In a run-down movie theatre in central Massachusetts, three underpaid employees mop the floors and attend to one of the last 35-millimetre film projectors in the state. Their tiny battles and not-so-tiny heartbreaks play out in the empty aisles, becoming more gripping than the lacklustre, second-run movies on screen.

Opening date |
19th April 2016
Booking from |
24th October 2020
Available until |
15th June 2016
Closes |
15th June 2016
Categories |
Annie Baker
National Theatre in association with Scott Rudin
Sam Gold
Jane Cox
Brady Poor
David Zinn
Cast list:
Jaygan Ayeh (Avery), Louisa Krause (Rose) and Matthew Maher (Sam)

Dorfman - National Theatre Venue Information

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

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In the week where the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama was awarded to the first musical since 2010, Annie Baker's 2014 Pulitzer Prize winner opened at the National's Dorfman Theatre in an almost straight transfer from off-Broadway, reuniting two original cast members with director Sam Gold. Read more

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