This production began performances on 2nd April, opened on 24th April and closed on 7th July 2019.
A huge 5-star hit
It’s 1969 London. The brash young Rupert Murdoch (Bertie Carvel) purchases a struggling paper, The Sun, and sets out to make it a must-read smash which will destroy – and ultimately horrify – the competition. He brings on rogue editor Larry Lamb (Jonny Lee Miller) who in turn recruits an unlikely team of underdog reporters. Together, they will go to any lengths for success and the race for the most ink is on!
A truly thought-provoking, unmissable evening
Inspired by real events and a recent hit in London’s West End, James Graham’s electrifying new play comes to Broadway in the exhilarating Almeida Theatre production, directed by Rupert Goold. In its London run, The Guardian called it “riveting,” and Time Out hailed it as “an incredibly brilliant stunner.”
Produced with the Almeida Theatre and Sonia Friedman Productions.
Lead production support for INK is made possible by a generous grant from The Roy Cockrum Foundation.
Additional support provided by Gary L. Churgin, a Producing Fund Partner.
An incredibly brilliant stunner
Time Out London
JOHNNY LEE MILLER
DAVID WILSON BARNES
American Premiere by JAMES GRAHAM
RUPERT GOOLD – Director