About This Show

Faustus is a brilliant academic whose destructive thirst for knowledge leads him down a path to damnation when he sells his soul to Lucifer. From the splendour of Emperor Charles V’s court to the excesses of the Pope’s banquet in Rome, Faustus experiences all the earthly delights on offer in this world and beyond with the magical powers granted by his devilish companion, Mephistopheles. But his time is fast running out…

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Show Details

Running Time: 2hr 30min (0 intermissions)
Dates: Opening Night: 01 December 2018 Final Performance: 02 February 2019
Location: Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, West End

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Sarah Amankwah Valdes/Martino
Lily Bevan Horse-Courser
Jocelyn Jee Esien Doctor Faustus
John Leader Robin/Cornelius
Louis Maskell Benvolio/Dick
Pauline McLynn Mephistopheles
Lucie Sword Evil Angel
Jay Villiers Lucifer/Pope

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