Duet For One
Tue 31 October to Sat 4 November | King's Theatre
Evenings 7.30pm Matinees Wed & Sat 2.30pm
Duration: 2 hours 40 mins (includes 20 min interval)
General from: Tickets £18 – £31.50
Friends tickets from: Friends 2 for 1 Opening Night or 20% off all performances
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DUET FOR ONE
By Tom Kempinski
Originally produced at the Almeida and following an acclaimed run in London’s West End, Tom Kempinski’s multi award winning play Duet for One comes to Edinburgh.
In this powerful and deeply moving play, Stephanie Abrahams (Belinda Lang, 2 Point 4 Children, Oklhahoma!), a brilliant concert violinist who seemingly has it all, is forced to re-evaluate her life when struck down by an unforeseen tragedy.
Two of British theatre’s finest actors rise to the challenge of portraying this duel between two razor sharp minds and the wry humour that underlines their relationship.Tom Kempinski’s dazzling play emerges as a gripping, poignantly funny and ultimately life- enhancing tribute to the human spirit.
“NO ONE SERIOUSLY INTERESTED IN THE THEATRE CAN AFFORD NOT TO SEE THIS PLAY” The Financial Times
“TOM KEMPINSKI’S PLAY IS A MASTERPIECE. UNMISSABLE” The Times
“A GRIPPING PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER. COMPELLING, BRILLIANT, SUBLIME” Daily Telegraph
“TOM KEMPINSKI’S PLAY IS A CRACKLING GAME OF VERBAL CAT AND MOUSE. A VERY MOVING DUET” Daily Mail
“A JOY TO WATCH” Financial Times
"A WONDERFULLY SENSITIVE PLAY, POSITIVE AND OPTIMISTIC" The Financial Times
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the indisposition of Jemma Redgrave, the role of Stephanie Abrahams in Tom Kempinski's award-winning play Duet For One will now be played by Belinda Lang. She will join Oliver Cotton, playing Dr Feldmann.
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