Vincent in Brixton

Cast: 3f 2m

Staging: Single interior set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854596659Publication Date:
31 May 2002
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781780014043Publication Date:
24 Jul 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
National Theatre, London, and West End, 2002

Vincent in Brixton

By Nicholas Wright

Paperback £9.99£7.99

EPUB £9.99£7.99

  • Best New Play, Olivier Awards - 2003

A moving portrait of the young Vincent van Gogh - a hit in the West End and on Broadway. Winner of the 2003 Olivier Award for Best New Play.

Brixton, 1873. A brash young Dutchman rents a room in the house of an English widow. Three years later he returns to Europe on the first step of a journey which will end in breakdown, death and immortality.

Nicholas Wright's play Vincent in Brixton was first performed at the National Theatre, London, in the Cottesloe auditorium, in April 2002, directed by Richard Eyre.

The production transferred to Wyndhams Theatre in the West End in August 2002.

Press Quotes

'One of the best new plays ever presented by the National Theatre'

Sunday Times

'A brilliant portrait of the artist as a young man'

Guardian

'Nicholas Wright has convincingly imagined himself into the life of the 20-year-old Vincent van Gogh... superlative... An evening to savour'

Evening Standard

Cast: 3f 2m

Staging:Single interior set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854596659Publication Date:
31 May 2002
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781780014043Publication Date:
24 Jul 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Nicholas Wright:

Mrs Klein
8 Hotels
His Dark Materials (stage version)
Regeneration (stage version)
Rattigan's Nijinsky
Lulu
One Fine Day
Treetops
John Gabriel Borkman
The Last of the Duchess
Cressida
Travelling Light
Three Sisters (Chekhov/Wright)
Nicholas Wright: Five Plays
The Slaves of Solitude (stage version)
Thérèse Raquin (Zola/Wright)
Naked
The Custom of the Country
The Reporter
The Desert Air

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