Royal Court Theatre, London
Royal Court Theatre, London
Our Review 4 / 5

A film director on an obsessive quest to capture the perfect light.

Renowned for his pioneering, ground-breaking and imaginative new work, writer and director Anthony Neilson returns to the Royal Court with a new play that will be created in the rehearsal room.

Throughout rehearsals, online content based on ideas the company are experimenting with, will be posted every few days on unreachabletheplay.com, gradually building a collection of references that will offer audiences an insight into the process of devising work, and the themes and images that will shape the finished show.



Previews from |
1st July 2016
Opening date |
8th July 2016
Available until |
6th August 2016
Closes |
6th August 2016
Categories |
Anthony Neilson
Royal Court Theatre
Anthony Neilson
Chahine Yavroyan
Nick Powell
Chloe Lamford
Fly Davis
Cast list:
Matt Smith, Amanda Drew, Tamara Lawrance, Jonjo O'Neill and Richard Pyros.

Royal Court Theatre Venue Information

Royal Court Theatre, Sloane Square, London, SW1W 8AS
Nearest tube:
Sloane Square

Customer reviews

Our Review of Unreachable


 A hilarious satirical portrait of the challenges of film-making and a metaphorical journey about obsession. A friend who saw Unreachable just three nights before its official opening sent me an e-mail describing what he had seen as "unwatchable", saying that the cast "all carried scripts throughout and often had to prompt each other and read chunks from the scripts. It felt more like an early stage workshop at times or a rehearsal rather than a preview where a play just needs... Read more

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