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Collaborators transfers to Olivier 30 Apr 2012.
The National Theatre production of Collaborators written by John Hodge, currently playing at the Cottesloe Theatre until 31 March, is to transfer to the Olivier Theatre from 30 Apr booking to 13 May 2012.
Directed by Nicholas Hytner, designed by Bob Crowley, lighting by Jon Clark, sound by Paul Arditti.
Cast includes Alex Jennings (Bulgakov), Simon Russell Beale (Stalin) , Sarah Annis, Marcus Cunningham, Jacqueline Defferary, Patrick Godfrey, Michael Jenn, Jess Murphy, William Postlethwaite, Pierce Reid, Nick Sampson, Maggie Service, Perri Snowdon.
Collaborators opened at the Cottesloe Theatre - NT on 01 Nov 2011 following previews from 25 Oct 2011.
Moscow, 1938. A dangerous to place to have a sense of humour; even more so a sense of freedom. Mikhail Bulgakov, living among dissidents, stalked by secret police, has both. And then he’s offered a poisoned chalice: a commission to write a play about Stalin to celebrate his sixtieth birthday.