The Ferryman

The Ferryman

4.6 (58) · Contemporary

After a sold out run at the Royal Court Theatre, Jez Butterworth's epic new play The Ferryman transfers to the West End


Sam Mendes, the cast will include multi award-winning actor Paddy Considine, Laura Donnelly and Genevieve O'Reilly.

Rural Derry, 1981. The Carney farmhouse is a hive of activity with preparations for the annual harvest. A day of hard work on the land and a traditional night of feasting and celebrations lie ahead. But this year they will be interrupted by a visitor.


Critic reviews

Mendes choreographs everything to perfection.

Time Out

This is a cast without weak links.

The Guardian

All the fuss was largely justified.

The Independent

A triumphant, bold piece of theatre, an old-fashioned play full of life and heart and passion.

Whats On Stage

Date & time

Show ended
Until Sat 19 May, 1.30pm & 7.30pm


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