The Ferryman

The Ferryman

‘Play of the year’ Time Out. The fastest selling play in the history of the Royal Court has transferred to the Gielgud.
OfferNo booking fee
From £18.00
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Valid on Monday to Thursday and Saturday matinee.

Valid 8th January to 9th February 2018

Book by 3rd December 2017

Following unanimous critical acclaim and widespread demand for tickets, Jez Butterworth’s epic new play The Ferryman is booking to 19 May 2018 at the Gielgud Theatre. Directed by Sam Mendes, the play premiered at the Royal Court, becoming the fastest-selling show in the theatre’s history.

Northern Ireland, 1981. The Carney farmhouse is a hive of activity with preparations for the annual harvest. A day of hard work on the land and a traditional night of feasting and celebrations lie ahead. But this year they will be interrupted by a visitor.

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StartsTuesday, 20 June 2017
EndsSaturday, 19 May 2018
Running Time3hr 15min (including interval)


VenueGielgud Theatre
AddressShaftesbury Avenue, London, W1V 8AR
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Nearest TubePicadilly Circus
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Minimum Age

Adolescents under 14 will not be admitted.

Important Notice

Please note this play contains strong language.