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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Closed March 30, 2013

A four-alarm urgency infuses every breath that Scarlett Johansson takes

Ben Brantley, New York Times

Why See Cat on a Hot Tin Roof?

Will manipulative patriarch Big Daddy leave his plantation to his weasly son Gooper or his handsome, alcoholic son Brick? And why doesn't Brick have a son of his own?

Hotblooded wife Maggie does her best to tempt Brick from his brooding and back into her bed. Written by the iconic American playwright Tennessee Williams, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof was the winner of the 1955 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

This highly anticipated Broadway revival sees Scarlett Johansson, Ciaran Hinds, Benjamin Walker and Debra Monk tackle Williams' masterpiece under the directon of Rob Ashford. The production opened on January 17th to reviews praising Johansson's performance, her second time on Broadway.

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Previews from: 18 December 2012

Opening night: 17 January 2013


Cat on a Hot Tin Roof is suitabe for audiences aged 18 and over

Cast and Creative


Scarlett Johansson as Maggie
Ciarán Hinds as Big Daddy
Benjamin Walker as Brick
Debra Monk as Big Mama
Emily Bergl as Mae
Michael Park as Gooper
Vin Knight as Reverend Tooker
Brian Reddy as Doctor Baugh
Will Cobbs, Tanya Birl, Jordan Dean, Lance Roberts and Cherene Snow.


Direction: Rob Ashford
Written by: Tennessee Williams
Christopher Oram (Scenic Design)
Julie Weiss (Costume Design)
Neil Austin (Lighting Design)
Adam Cork (Composer and Sound Design)

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