1984, Almeida Theatre – Are Airstrip One and perpetual war inevitable at this stage?

Headlong and Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company have joined forced to create a stage adaptation of Orwell’s famous dystopian oeuvre.  A disillusioned Winston Smith begins to write a diary while simultaneously a book club in the future ponders the book’s provenance and the loss of any historical facts about Smith following the downfall of Big Brother. […]

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Headlong’s 1984 is coming to the Almeida Theatre

The company that brought us Chimerica has announced that it will take its new play 1984 to the Almeida Theatre as of February 8th for a 5 week run.  General booking will open on November 5th and will probably sell out quite quickly. 1984 is of course an adaptation of Orwell’s great classic.  In April, […]

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