Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? tickets

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Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?

Damian Lewis and Sophie Okonedo return to the West End to star in the darkly comic masterpiece, Edward Albee’s The Goat, Or Who Is Sylvia?

Martin is at the pinnacle of life: he has a loving wife and son, a hugely successful career as an architect, and the commission of a lifetime, but when he embarks upon an improbable and impossible love affair from which there is no return, familial relationships begin to collapse.

Former Royal Court Artistic Director Ian Rickson directs this late classic that is full of Albee's characteristically sharp wit for a strictly limited season at the Theatre Royal Haymarket from 24 March 2017.

★★★★★‘Damian Lewis and Sophie Okonedo excel in Ian Rickson’s superb production’ – The Guardian

★★★★★ ‘Blazing brilliance. Unmissable’ – The Independent

Cancellation Policy

No refunds or exchanges after purchase

Suitable For Children

The play contains adult themes so is therefore not suitable for children under 14 years. Schools age guide 16+

Good To Know

*** Patrons in the Gallery should be aware that seating is on cushioned wooden benches Gallery - please note there are 65 steps up to this level.

When Can I Go

24th March 2017 to 24th June 2017 (No Performances 29th May -3rd June)


18 Suffolk Street, London, SW1Y 4HT


Please note there is no interval for this production - the duration of the show is 90 minutes.

Where Do I Go

Theatre Royal Haymarket, 18 Suffolk Street, London SW1Y 4HT. By Tube-Piccadilly Circus; Leicester Square or Charing Cross Tube Station

How Does It Work

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Theatre Royal Haymarket

18 Suffolk Street, London, SW1Y 4HT

Latest customer reviews

  • A class act

    23 June 2017

    The acting was excellent throughout which is what makes this production standout. Reading critics reviews beforehand could have meant that I would choose not to see it but I was curious and how could it not be great with such a talented cast?! A sensitive and taboo subject was portrayed with wit, humour and at times sadness. It is one of the best performances I have seen this year. A must see!

    Sue Tanner Confirmed ticket purchaser

  • Very Clever

    20 June 2017

    A brilliantly written play with brilliant actors. A must see.

    Gabrielle Confirmed ticket purchaser

  • Outstanding!

    16 June 2017

    This was an amazing play - the acting was superb. I absolutely loved it! I haven't been able to stop thinking about it.

    Rhona Confirmed ticket purchaser

  • Shy anger

    16 June 2017

    Promising topic and play itself. Humorous parts were entertaining. But the rest was underacted, I felt certain awkwardness around the stage, as if they did not want to take it too far. As if they were too shy about such powerful emotions. A pity.

    K. Perez Sima Confirmed ticket purchaser

Latest critic reviews

  • 27 April 2017

    "Damian Lewis shines in Albee's bestial classic"

    The Guardian

  • 27 April 2017

    "Assured and compelling revival of Albee’s magnificently murky late masterwork"

    The Stage

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