Production images have been released for The Captain of Kopenick, which opens at the NT Olivier tonight (5 February 2013).

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Antony Sher

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Anthony O’Donnell, Olivia Poulet & Paul Chequer

Carl Zuckmayer’s play stars Antony Sher, and tells the story of Wilhelm Voight, a man released after fifteen years in prison, trapped in a bureaucratic maze, wandering 1910 Berlin in desperate, hazardous pursuit of identity papers.

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James Hayes & Antony Sher

Captain of Kopenick Production Images
Antony Sher

Directed by Adrian Noble and designed by Anthony Ward, the cast also includes Adrian Schiller, Paul Chequer and Kaisa Hammarlund. It runs until 4 April.

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Antony Sher, Nick Malinowski & Anthony O’Donnell

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Cast of The Captain of Kopenick

Captain of Kopenick Production Images
Cast of The Captain of Kopenick

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Neil Ditt, Nick Sampson, Sandy Batchelor & Antony Sher