The Hairy Ape

 


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Eugene O'Neill's timeless classic of class and identity is directed by Richard Jones.

A classic expressionist masterpiece by Nobel prize-winner Eugene O'Neill, The Hairy Ape tells the story of Yank, a labourer who revels in his status as the strongest stoker on a transatlantic ocean liner. But when Yank is called a 'filthy beast' by the overbred daughter of a steel merchant, he experiences an awakening of consciousness that leads him on a journey through the wealthy neighbourhoods and disenfranchised underbelly of New York society. Searching for a way to belong, Yank is forced to confront primal questions about his true place in the world.

  • Mon-Sat 7.30pm; Wed & Sat 2.30pm
  • £12, £16, £21, £30, £45, £55

Where

The Old Vic
103 The Cut, London, SE1 8NB
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Box office: 0844 871 7628

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