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People, Places and Things extends at the Wyndham's
The National Theatre's production of People, Places and Things which transfers to the Wyndham's Theatre in the West End from 15 March 2016, with an opening night set for 23 March, has extended its limited three month run by two weeks to 18 June 2016.
Written by Duncan Macmillan and directed by Jeremy Herrin, the drama originally opened at the Dorfman Theatre on 1 September 2015, following previews from 25 August where it ran to 4 November 2015.
"Emma was having the time of her life. Now she’s in rehab. Her first step is to admit that she has a problem. But the problem isn’t with Emma, it’s with everything else. She needs to tell the truth. But she’s smart enough to know that there’s no such thing. When intoxication feels like the only way to survive the modern world, how can she ever sober up?"
Denise Gough stars in the central role as Emma and will transfer with the production. She recently won the Critics' Circle Award for Best Actress - read our interview with her here.
The cast also includes Jacob James Beswick, Nari Blair-Mangat, Alistair Cope, Jacqui Dubois, Charlotte Gascoyne, Sally George, Kevin McMonagle, Nathaniel Martello-White, Barbara Marten, David Rubin and Laura Woodward.
Produced by the National Theatre with Headlong, it features design by Bunny Christie, sound by Tom Gibbons, lighting by James Farncombe and costume by Christina Cunningham.