Baby Reindeer
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Baby Reindeer

Bush Theatre · 09 OCT - 09 NOV

I looked at her, wanting her to laugh. Wanting her to share in the joke. But she didn’t. She just stared. I knew then, in that moment – that she had taken it literally…

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When Edinburgh Comedy Award Winner Richard Gadd (Monkey See Monkey Do) offers a free cup of tea to a stranger, what appears to be a trivial interaction has ramifications far wider than he could ever have imagined.

Fresh from a world premiere at the Edinburgh Fringe this summer, Baby Reindeer is an unmissable debut play and chilling personal narrative exploring obsession, delusion, and the aftermath of a chance encounter. Directed by Olivier Award Winner Jon Brittain (Rotterdam).

Critic reviews

Cruelly cool and pitched perfectly, Gadd has transitioned from comedy to theatre with a disgraceful grace


Recounting his experiences with a stalker, the comedian seems to live the horror afresh in a gripping show

The Guardian

Richard Gadd's gripping debut tells a haunting tale

Evening Standard

Comedian Richard Gadd moves into theatre with a stunning, intense performance

The Stage

You’ll flinch until your eyes hurt


An exquisitely crafted 65 minutes: what’s so clever about the show is the way that it constantly makes you re-evaluate your perspective on the story

Lyn Gardner for Stagedoor

Too much aggression for such a small space

The Times

Award-winning comedian Richard Gadd turns to theatre to share his gripping ordeal in the claws of a frightening stalker

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Date & time

Opening 09 Oct
Wed 9 Oct - Sat 9 Nov, 2.30pm & 7.30pm


Bush Theatre
7 Uxbridge Road London W12 8LJ London, UK · Get Directions
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