After 45 years as a dedicated teacher, Edward is looking forward to the imminent celebration to mark his retirement.

But his home is under siege. A mob of angry students have gathered. A brick has been thrown through the window, he and his wife haven’t left the house for six days, and now his estranged daughter has arrived with her own questions.

“Why would they attack the most popular teacher in the school?

Mark Ravenhill’s previous work for the Royal Court includes Over There (& Schaubühne, Berlin), Shoot/Get Treasure/Repeat and Shopping and Fucking.

Royal Court Artistic Director Vicky Featherstone directs.

The Venue

Royal Court Theatre

Sloane Square, London, United Kingdom, SW1 8AS

Nearest Tube

Sloane Square

Nearest Train

Running Time

1hr 45min (no interval)

Booking Dates

First Performance

Thursday 6th December 2018

Last Performance

Saturday 26th January 2019

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