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Richard Gadd's Baby Reindeer comes to Bush Theatre for 1 month only
I looked at her, wanting her to laugh. Wanting her to share in the joke. But she didn’t. She just stared. I knew then, in that moment – that she had taken it literally… When Edinburgh Comedy Award Winner Richard Gadd (Monkey See Monkey Do) offers a free cup of tea to a stranger, what appears to be a trivial interaction has ramifications far wider than he could ever have imagined. Fresh from a world premiere at the Edinburgh Fringe this summer, Baby Reindeer is an unmissable debut play and chilling personal narrative exploring obsession, delusion, and the aftermath of a chance encounter. Directed by Olivier Award Winner Jon Brittain (Rotterdam). “Frankly magnificent” Fest ★★★★ “A true one off” Daily Telegraph ★★★★★ “A mercurial talent” The Independent ★★★★
  • local_play Tickets from only £23
  • date_range Oct 9, 2019 → Nov 9, 2019
  • assistant Bush Theatre
    7 Uxbridge Road,London, W12 8LJ
  • subway Shepherd's Bush Market / Shepherd's Bush
  • access_time To be confirmed.
  • supervised_user_circle This production is recommended for ages 14+.
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Rated 4.8 out of 5 (22 Reviews)
  • Review Avatar Oct 13, 2019

    The play left us feeling very invested and moved by the story. The acting was brilliant, we were shocked by Gadd’s bravery and the small intense theatre made it even more angaging.

  • Review Avatar Oct 16, 2019

    A thought provoking piece

  • Review Avatar Oct 17, 2019

    Emotional, honest, gripping, traumatic - and delivered with empathy and humour.

  • Review Avatar Oct 20, 2019

    This was one of the best things I have seen in long time. The story kept me on the edge of the seat through all 70 min. Incredible performance!

  • Review Avatar Oct 20, 2019

    What a story

  • Review Avatar Oct 20, 2019

    I saw baby reindeer yesterday and it’s definitely left a lasting impression on me. What an extremely brave and very clever & talented man you are Richard Gadd. I can’t recommend this enough for anyone that wantsto see a great acting performance with rawness, truth and vulnerability thrown in.

  • Review Avatar Oct 23, 2019

    Brilliant, harrowing and completely unique - a true work of art.

  • Review Avatar Oct 24, 2019

    Very interesting work and very good performance

  • Review Avatar Oct 25, 2019

    An emotional rollercoaster - it felt intense, heartfelt and a new way of storytelling

  • Review Avatar Oct 25, 2019

    Compelling and terrifying show, Richard is amazing throughout. I was thinking about it all the next day!

  • Review Avatar Oct 27, 2019

    I enjoyed this performance although it was loud and very disturbing. Well done to Richard Gadd for bringing to light a horrific experience that many people today are caught up in. I was impressed by the studio theatre. A good view from all seats.

  • Review Avatar Oct 27, 2019

    Fantastic production and intense performance.

  • Review Avatar Oct 28, 2019

    Lovely theatre and staff. Show excellent

  • Review Avatar Oct 28, 2019

    This was a really good show in a lovely theatre. The performance was amazing and the staff at the theatre were really nice and helpful.

  • Review Avatar Oct 29, 2019

    Something different. I liked the intimacy of the space and how engaged you became. An interesting concept and executed well.

  • Review Avatar Oct 31, 2019

    I felt a mixture of emotions after seeing the play - it was strange to be laughing one minute and horrified the next. I can’t believe that someone could unpick someone’s life to the point of such devastation. Brilliant narration and use of effects. Stunning and sober stuff.

  • Review Avatar Nov 1, 2019

    Quite intense, slightly disturbing however no full closure,.....what ever happened to Martha?

  • Review Avatar Nov 2, 2019

    Great play

  • Review Avatar Nov 3, 2019

    Gripping, intense, very cleverly done. couldn’t believe an hour had passed so quickly. Excellent

  • Review Avatar Nov 3, 2019

    It was a fantastic show and very well suited to a 360 degree audience