A Number

14 February - 14 March 2020 Choose Dates & Book

How might a son feel to discover that he is only one of a number of identical copies? What happens when a father is confronted by the results of an outrageous genetic experiment?

In Caryl Churchill’s thrilling drama, which won the 2002 Evening Standard Award for Best Play, Roger Allam plays Salter, the father. Colin Morgan plays all his sons. Polly Findlay directs.

“What a tremendous play this is, moving, thought-provoking, and dramatically thrilling.” Daily Telegraph

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Ticket prices 
£55–£15
Premium tickets available

Performance schedule
Monday–Saturday: 7.30pm
Wednesdays & Saturdays: 2.30pm
Wednesday 19 February: 7pm

Length
Approx 1 hour – no interval

Access Performances 
Audio Described: Wednesday 11 March, 2.30pm
Captioned: Saturday 14 March, 2.30pm

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Cast

Roger Allam
Salter
Roger Allam
Colin Morgan
B1/B2/Michael
Colin Morgan
Understudy Salter
Richard Rycroft
Jesse Rutherford
Understudy B1/B2/Michael
Jesse Rutherford

Creative Team

Writer
Caryl Churchill
Director
Polly Findlay
Designer
Lizzie Clachan
Composer
Marc Tritschler
Lighting Designer
Peter Mumford
Sound Designer
Carolyn Downing
Assistant Director
Hannah Joss
Associate Lighting Designer
Charlotte Burton
Casting Director
Robert Sterne
Associate Designer
Charlotte Espiner
Costume Supervisor
Johanna Coe
Props Supervisor
Lily Mollgaard
Production Manager
Ian Smith