Sydney Theatre Company
Big and Small (Gross und Klein)

By Botho Strauss. English text by Martin Crimp

13 - 29 April 2012 / 19:15, 16:00, 13:30

£16 - 65

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Cate Blanchett features in this delicately surreal play.

Whisking us down a rabbit hole and into a wonderland-like world, Big and Small transports us to a hotel dining room where Lotte sits alone.

Courageously optimistic and perpetually disappointed, Lotte is in constant search for human connection. She is rejected by her husband, unrecognised by old friends and unfamiliar with her family. Like Carroll’s Alice, sometimes Lotte is too big for her surroundings and sometimes too small to be noticed within them.

Cate Blanchett was named Best Actress in a leading role in a major production at the 2011 Sydney Theatre Awards for this part.

'Cate Blanchett gives a stunningly expressive performance... she is magnificent.' The Australian

160 mins / with interval

18 Apr
Post Show Talk
Free to same-day ticket holders

24 Apr
Captioned performance

25 Apr
Audio-described performance

26 Apr (7.15pm)
BSL interpreted performance

Director Benedict Andrews
By Botho Strauss. English text by Martin Crimp

A Sydney Theatre Company production, co-commissioned by the Barbican, London and London 2012 Festival using funds from the National Lottery through Arts Council England, Ruhrfestspiele Recklinghausen, Théâtre de la Ville Paris and Wiener Festwochen.

Part of London 2012 Festival

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This event is part of:
Theatre & Dance - Jan - Sep 2012
London 2012 Festival


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