The Greatest Wealth

SE1
TheatreMonday June 25
The Old Vic


Where?
The Old Vic
The Cut, Lambeth, London SE1 8NB
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?When

25, 26 and 29 June, 8pm and 8.30pm

?How Much

From £10



Where?
The Old Vic
The Cut, Lambeth, London SE1 8NB
View Map
When?

25, 26 and 29 June, 8pm and 8.30pm

How Much?

From £10

If there ever were a more perfectly timed performance than this… Take a step through the eras with The Greatest Wealth and celebrate the incredible NHS since its conception 70 years ago.

Over several nights you can watch eight specially-commissioned monologues created for each decade since the launch of the NHS on 5 July 1948. Curated by Lolita Chakrabarti and directed by Adrian Lester.

The full line up is as follows:

1940s: Boo, by Jack Thorne, performed by Sophie Stone

1950s: At The Point of Need, by Paul Unwin, performed by David Threlfall

1960s: Rivers, written and performed by Meera Syal

1970s: Sister Susan, by Moira Buffini, performed by Dervla Kirwan

1980s: Speedy Gonzales, by Lolita Chakrabarti, performed by Art Malik

1990s: Family Room, by Courttia Newland, performed by Jade Anouka

2000s: Choice & Control, by Matilda Ibini, performed by Ruth Madeley

2010s: The Nuchess, by Seiriol Davies, performed by Louise English

By Naz

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