The Confessions (London, National Theatre (Lyttelton), 2023) | Playbill

The Confessions



An intimate portrait of a life

Australia 1943 to London 2021, and everything in between.

Alice is learning to be herself against the times. But how do the times shape who we are?

Playing out over a tumultuous eight decades, Alice’s complex relationships become a common thread in her personal journey, in this intimate portrait of a life.

Directed by Alexander Zeldin
Scenic and Costume Design by Marg Horwell
Choreography by Imogen Knight
Lighting Design by Paule Constable
Music Composed by Yannis Philippakis
Sound Design by Josh Anio Grigg

Cast Includes Joe Bannister, Amelda Brown, Jerry Killick, Lilit Lesser, Brian Lipson, Eryn Jean Norvill, Pamela Rabe, Gabrielle Scawthorn, Yasser Zadeh


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