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A beautiful star field with the title Life of Galileo and Brendan Cowell in the background

Life of Galileo 

By Bertolt Brecht
Translation by John Willett

6 May - 24 Jun

Main House

Generously supported by the Richenthal Foundation.


Monday - Saturday: 7.30pm
(except 29 May) 

Wednesday & Saturday matinees: 2.30pm 


Tickets: £10, £20, £29, £38 
Previews: (6 - 15 May) £10, £20

A limited number of discounts are available for each performance. Early booking is advised.


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Direction Joe Wright
Design Lizzie Clachan
Projections 59 Productions
Light Jon Clark
Sound Tom Gibbons
Puppet Direction Sarah Wright
Dramaturg Sarah Tipple 
Casting Julia Horan CDG  

Brendan Cowell

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