The Almeida Theatre has announced full casting for director Tinuke Craig’s upcoming production of Maxim Gorky’s lesser known drama, Vassa, presented in a new version by Mike Bartlett.
The cast includes: Samantha Bond, Alexandra Dowling, Arthur Hughes, Daniella Isaacs, Amber James, Danny Kirrane, Kayla Meikle, Cyril Nri, Lee Ross and Sophie Wu.
Vassa runs at the Almeida Theatre from Saturday 5 October to Saturday 23 November 2019.
There are no miracles in this world. Only those we make for ourselves.
It’s 8am and a revolt is underway.
The father is dying. The son is spying. The wife is cheating. The uncle is stealing. The mother is scheming. The dynasty is crumbling.
One house. One fortune. One victor.