About This Show

Christian Slater stars in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, adapted from Ken Kesey’s novel, by Dale Wasserman.

Chief Bromden, half American-Indian, whom the authorities believe is deaf and dumb, tells the story of a mental institution ruled by Big Nurse on behalf of the all-powerful Combine. Into the terrifying grey world comes McMurphy (Slater), a brawling gambling man, who wages total war on behalf of his cowed fellow inmates. What follows is at once hilarious and heroic, tragic and ultimately liberating.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: September 16, 2004 Final Performance: January 22, 2005
Location: Gielgud Theatre, London

33 Shaftesbury Ave,

London,

W1D 7EH

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