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A Very Very Very Dark Matter
Written by Martin McDonagh
Date of premiere 19 October 2018 (2018-10-19)
Place of premiere Bridge Theatre, London
Original language English
Subject Hans Christian Andersen
Setting Copenhagen, Denmark

A Very Very Very Dark Matter is a 2018 play by Martin McDonagh.

The play is set in the Copenhagen townhouse of Hans Christian Andersen. Andersen is a teller of exquisite and fantastic children's tales beloved by millions. But the true source of his stories dwells in his attic upstairs, her existence a dark secret kept from the outside world.

Notable productions

It premiered at the Bridge Theatre in London from 19 October (previews from 12 October) to 6 January 2019. The production starred:

  • Jim Broadbent as Hans Christian Andersen
  • Johnetta Eula’Mae Ackles as Marjory
  • Phil Daniels as Charles Dickens
  • Elizabeth Berrington as Catherine Dickens
  • Lee Daniels as Edvard
  • Ryan Pope as Dirk

It was directed by Matthew Dunster, designed by Anna Fleischle with lighting by Phillip Gladwell, sound by George Dennis and video by Finn Ross.

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