Inspired by real-life events and using music, dance and video, ENRON has extened its current run at Noël Coward Theatre St Martins Lane, London until 14th of August 2010.
“The only difference between me and the people judging me is they weren’t smart enough to do what we did.”
One of the most infamous scandals in financial history becomes a theatrical epic. Mixing classical tragedy with savage comedy, it follows a group of flawed men and women in a narrative of greed and loss which reviews the tumultuous 1990s and casts a new light on the financial turmoil in which the world finds itself in 2009.
Inspired by real life and using music, movement and video, ENRON is directed by Headlong Theatre’s Artistic Director Rupert Goold in his Royal Court directorial debut. His recent credits include the award-winning Macbeth and Six Characters in Search of an Author and King Lear, No Man’s Land and Oliver!
Lucy Prebble won the George Devine Award and the Critics Circle Award for Most Promising Playwright for her debut play The Sugar Syndrome at the Royal Court in 2004.