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A Very Expensive Poison - 2019 - West End Tickets, News, Info & More

£12 to £65

A shocking assassination in the heart of London. In a bizarre mix of high-stakes global politics and radioactive villainy, a man pays with his life.



At this time of global crises and a looming new Cold War, A Very Expensive Poison sends us careering through the shadowy world of international espionage from Moscow to Mayfair.



John Crowley (Brooklyn, The Goldfinch) directs Lucy Prebble's (The Effect, ENRON) reimagining of Luke Harding's jaw-dropping expose of the events behind the notorious death of Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko.

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Old Vic Theatre


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The Cut, South Bank
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A Very Expensive Poison West End Cast



 

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by Marianka Swain - September 6, 2019
How theatre should, or should not, be addressing Brexit is a constant topic of conversation. But while Lucy Prebble's phenomenal new work - a combination of horror, espionage thriller, love story and satire, with dazzlingly theatrical framing - doesn't centre around the B world, it is, unquestionably, the play for the present moment.

A Very Expensive Poison Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of A Very Expensive Poison have their been?
A Very Expensive Poison has had 1 productions including West End which opened in 2019.

What productions of A Very Expensive Poison have their been?
A Very Expensive Poison has had 1 productions including West End which opened in 2019.