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Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre

Phaedra will play on the National Theatre’s Lyttelton stage from 1 February until 8 April with press night on 9 February.

Rehearsal images for Phaedra are released today, as writer-director Simon Stone (Yerma, Young Vic) makes his National Theatre debut reimagining Seneca's famous tragedy in this striking new play.

The cast includes Janet McTeer (Ozark), with Assaad Bouab (Call My Agent) making his London stage debut and Mackenzie Davis (Station Eleven) making her UK stage debut.

Archie Barnes, Paul Chahidi, Akiya Henry, John Macmillan and Sirine Saba also join the company.

Set design is by Chloe Lamford, costume designer and associate set designer is Mel Page, lighting designer is James Farncombe, composer and sound designer is Stefan Gregory, associate director is Nimmo Ismail, intimacy coordinator is Ingrid Mackinnon, dialect coach is Danièle Lydon and casting is by Alastair Coomer CDG.

Phaedra will play on the National Theatre's Lyttelton stage from 1 February until 8 April with press night on 9 February. Tickets start at £20 and are on sale now via the NT website.

Photo Credit: Johan Persson

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre
Akiya Henry

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre
Archie Barnes

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre
Assaad Bouab

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre
Janet McTeer

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre
John MacMillan

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre
Mackenzie Davis and Assaad Bouab

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre
Mackenzie Davis and Assaad Bouab

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre
Mackenzie Davis

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre
Paul Chahidi

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre
Simon Stone

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre
Simon Stone

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For PHAEDRA at the National Theatre
Sirine Saba



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