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Evenings: 7.30pm
No performance on Monday 07 May

The performance on 08 May will start at 7pm
Matinees: Sat 12 & 19 May 2.30pm
Other Information: Free First Night: 03 May (free tickets for people who live or work in Hammersmith & Fulham)

Contains strong language, nudity and scenes that are not considered suitable for under 16s. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Friends Performances:
10 May 7.30pm
19 May 2.30pm

Please note: performances are in English, Estonian and German with surtitles.
Tickets: £12.50 Nights: 04 & 05 May - all tickets £12.50

£12.50 - £35
Ages: 16+
Running time: 3 hours including an interval


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‘This is as stylish and unsettling a production as you'll see in London this year’ Time Out

'It’s the kind of thing aficionados of non-naturalistic theatre will cross continents to devour.' Evening Standard

‘The performances are intensely powerful’ Financial Times

‘Three Kingdoms is essential viewing’ A Younger Theatre

‘An evening of startling, sometimes staggering, theatre’ The Londonist

'Insanely brilliant' Spoonfed

Click here to see an interview with Simon Stephens and Lyric Artistic Director Sean Holmes.

The London premiere of a dark new thriller by Simon Stephens, set across three countries exploring human trafficking and the vice trade.

‘A profoundly great evening.’
Die Welt

‘Wonderful… A superb production.’
Sueddeutsche Zeitung

A woman's head is washed up on the banks of the Thames in Hammersmith. Two British detectives set off on the trail of her killers. While crossing borders and language barriers they enter a nightmarish world that will change one of them forever.

Simon Stephens was last at the Lyric with the award-winning Punk Rock and A Thousand Stars Explode in the Sky. This will be the first time that the Lyric Hammersmith, Germany’s Munich Kammerspiele and Estonia’s Teater NO99 have collaborated together.

Part of World Stages London

Supported by the British Council