Nightfall at the Bridge Theatre

Bridge Theatre, One Tower Bridge, London, SE1 2SD

Nightfall at the Bridge Theatre

Laurie Sansom directs the World Premiere of Barney Norris’ new play starring Ophelia Lovibond, Sion Daniel Young and Ukweli Roach.

“Remember the name Barney Norris. He’s a new writer in his twenties, but already outstanding.”  – The Times

Nightfall runs from 28 April 2018 until 3 June 2018 at the Bridge Theatre.


On a farm outside Winchester, Ryan struggles to make a living off the land.

His sister Lou has returned home after the death of their father to support Jenny, their formidable mother. Not so long ago, when a neighbour’s Labrador strayed onto the farm, their dad reached for his shotgun.

Now, when Lou’s boyfriend Pete reappears, flush with money from his job at an oil refinery, Jenny fights to hold her children to the life she planned for them.


The cast features Claire Skinner, Ophelia Lovibond, Sion Daniel Young and Ukweli Roach.

Full casting to be announced.


Directed by Laurie Sansom with design by Rae Smith, lighting by Chris Davey, sound by Christopher Shutt and composed by Gareth Williams.


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Running time: TBC