Full cast announced for Blood Wedding

Young Vic Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah today announced the complete cast for Blood Wedding. Multiple award-winning director Yaël Farber (Les Blancs, Mies Julie, The Crucible) brings Federico García Lorca’s famous tragedy to the Young Vic this September in a new version by Marina Carr.

 We’re all curious about what might hurt us…

What do you do when the day that is supposed to be the happiest of your life becomes a living nightmare? A repressed, passionate love affair rears its head on the day two young people tie the knot. What is done cannot be undone.

 The full cast for Blood Wedding includes Bríd Brennan, Scarlett Brookes, Gavin Drea, Aoife DuffinAnnie Firbank, Olwen Fouéré, Roger Jean Nsengiyumva, Faaiz MbeliziSteffan Rhodri, Thalissa Teixeira and David Walmsley.

 Written by Marina Carr, Directed by Yaël Farber, with Design by Susan Hilferty, Lighting by Natasha Chivers, Sound by Emma Laxton, Composition byIsobel Waller-Bridge and Movement by Imogen Knight.