Samuel Beckett

First Love - Arcola Theatre

A man, a woman, a recollection. First Love is one of Samuel Beckett's most masterful stories. In this acclaimed staging, Conor Lovett - who has performed in 18 roles by Beckett - plays the narrator who can't forget his expulsion from the family home, h

Happy Days - Young Vic Theatre

Trapped in a scorched wasteland with her detached husband, Winnie keeps despair at bay with ritual, song and her trusty lipstick. But is our buoyant, hopeful heroine in denial of her ever-diminishing world? 50 years on this powerful tale of resilience

Krapp’s Last Tape - Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

Both comedic and tragic, Beckett’s masterpiece stars Richard Wilson, taking to the stage at Sheffield Theatres for the very first time. This one man play, directed by Polly Findlay (A Taste of Honey), sees Krapp sitting alone on his 69th birthday lis

Happy Days - Young Vic Theatre

Olivier Award-winning stage and screen actress Juliet Stevenson (Truly Madly Deeply, Death and the Maiden) takes on one the great roles in Samuel Beckett’s surreal masterpiece Happy Days, directed by Natalie Abrahami. Trapped in a scorched wasteland