Doctor Faustus

(Premiere 2016)
DIRECTOR Jamie Lloyd
DESIGNER Soutra Gilmour
DESCRIPTION
Praised for their innovative and anarchic reinvention of the classics, The Jamie Lloyd Company propels Christopher Marlowe’s legendary tale DOCTOR FAUSTUS into the here and now in an explosive and magical new production starring Kit Harington (Game of Thrones) in his long-awaited return to the London stage.
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Country: United Kingdom

Runtime: 135 min

CAST (ACTORS | DANCERS | SINGERS)

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Creatives

Director | Jamie Lloyd
Playwright | Christopher Marlowe
Playwright | Colin Teevan
Designer | Soutra Gilmour
Lighting Designer | Jon Clark
Movement Director | Polly Bennett
Sound Designer | Ben and Max Ringham
Fight Director | Kate Waters
Fight Director | Jonathan Holby
Associate Director | Jessica Edwards
Dialect Coach | Hugh O'Shea
Vocal Coach | Barbara Houseman
Associate Lighting Designer | Warren Letton
Special Effects | Scott Penrose

Production

Deputy Stage Manager | Vicky Eames
Stage Manager | Matthew Cullum
Production Manager | Dominic Fraser
Assistant Stage Manager | James Theobold
Wardrobe Mistress | Kate Hemstock
Costume Supervisor | Binnie Bowerman
Wardrobe Assistant | Helen Gardner
Prop Supervisor | Robin Morgan

PHOTOS

TRAILER

THEATRES

Duke of York's Theatre, 09/04/2016 - 25/06/2016

REVIEWS

'You know nothing, Doctor Faustus! Kit Harington returns in a bizarre new verions of Marlowe's classic'
‘Clumsy’
'Doctor Faustus review – off-with-your-kit Harington stars in Marlovian mish-mash' 'The Game of Thrones actor gives us a sense of the scholar’s flailing despair but Jamie Lloyd’s excessive version of ...

STORYLINE

Faustus makes a pact with the Devil, selling his soul in return for the ability to perform absolutely anything he pleases with the power of black magic. This fatal decision catapults him into an intoxicating world of celebrity, as he becomes a world-renowned conjuror, international heartthrob and friend of the rich, famous and powerful. But what is the cost of his insatiable thirst for wealth and fame?