Donate, join or gift and you'll be supporting our core charitable purpose
You are here
NT LIVE: Yerma (15 Live)
Thursday 31 August
All orders will be subject to a fee of £1.50 except if your tickets are free or if you are a member
Please note that this performance of Yerma includes strobe lighting
What's it all about?
A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece.
Tell me more (Don't worry, no spoilers)
The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. Set in contemporary London, Piper portrays a woman in her thirties who is desperate to conceive.
Her struggle builds with elemental force until she reaches a staggering, shocking, climax. This unmissable theatre phenomenon sold out at the Young Vic and critics are calling it ‘an extraordinary theatrical triumph’ (The Times).
Please note this broadcast does not have an interval.
What people are saying:
★★★★★ 'Billie Piper is on raw, ferocious, spellbinding form.' The Evening Standard
★★★★★ 'An extraordinary theatrical triumph.' The Times
★★★★★ 'Billie Piper is astonishing - everything about this production is on-point.' iNews
★★★★★ 'Brutal yet ferociously funny.' Metro
★★★★★ 'A shatteringly powerful reinvention of a familiar classic' The Independent
★★★★★ 'Billie Piper makes a shattering Yerma in Simon Stone’s inspired reworking of Lorca' The Observer
Things you need to know:
If you choose an e-ticket when booking, the barcode on your smart phone is a ticket. Don't queue at Ground Floor Box Office, just follow the red line on the floor all the way to the cinema!
If you don't have a smartphone, collect your ticket at Box Office or print your e-ticket and bring it with you
- Live broadcasts may be subject to delays, and certificate ratings are just a guidance due to performances' live nature
This event is wheelchair accessible.