The Soul of Wittgenstein

When:
February 5, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – March 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm Europe/London Timezone
2018-02-05T19:30:00+00:00
2018-03-27T19:30:00+01:00
Where:
Omnibus Theatre
1 Clapham Common North Side
London SW4 0QW
UK
Cost:
£15 | £12 concessions
Contact:
0207 498 4699
The Soul of Wittgenstein @ Omnibus Theatre | England | United Kingdom

For ages 12+
If a dying man questioned what you were doing with your life, how would you answer? And would it be something that you were willing to admit?
1941.Guy’s Hospital, London. A battered copy of War and Peace, an illiterate Cockney dying of cancer, and a philosopher handing out pills. Is this all that defines them, or could they become something more? Written by Ron Elisha, winner of four Australian Writers’ Guild Awards, The Soul of Wittgenstein is a “perfectly paced … tragically beautiful play” (A Younger Theatre). It is simultaneously pertinent and engrossing, amusingly confrontational, yet tender. Directed by award-winning Dave Spencer, the play asks what happens when we open up, when we put aside our differences, and when we force ourselves to feel.
★ ★ ★ ★ “effortless … a scintillating, subtle and intense play”
London Theatre1.com
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