Stephen Adly Guirgis'

The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

Show details

Written by
Stephen Adly Guirgis

Directed by
Sam Curtis Lindsay

Venue
Sainsbury Theatre

Tickets
£14 (£7 concessions)*

Dates
3 - 8 April

Show cancellation: 

In order to minimise the risk of transmission of Covid-19 and to safeguard our audiences, students and staff, visitors and the artists with whom we work, we have made the decision to cancel all public performances. 

If you are a ticket holder for The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, our box office team will contact you directly to agree on how you would like your account to be credited. You can do any of the following: 

  • Turn your ticket into a donation to support us during this uncertain time.  

  • Use your credit to purchase tickets to a future performance at LAMDA.  

  • Claim a full refund to your original method of payment. 

If the closure period is extended, we will be in touch with bookers for future performances in good time, and we’ll also post updates to our website and social media channels. 

Stephen Adly Guirgis is a member and former co-artistic director of LAByrinth Theater Company. He won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play Between Riverside and Crazy (Atlantic Theater and Second Stage.  His plays include Our Lady of 121st Street (Drama Desk, Lucille Lortel, Outer Critics Circle Best Play Nominations), Jesus Hopped the ‘A’ Train (Edinburgh Festival Fringe First Award, Barrymore Award, Olivier Nomination for London’s Best New Play), In Arabia, We’d All Be Kings (2007 LA Drama Critics Best Play, Best Writing Award), The Last Days of Judas Iscariot (10 Best Time Magazine & Entertainment Weekly), and The Little Flower of East Orange.  His play The Motherf*cker with the Hat (six Tony nominations, including Best Play), was directed on Broadway by Anna D. Shapiro and marked his third consecutive world premiere co-production with The Public Theater and LAByrinth.  

He has received the Steinberg Distinguished Playwright Award, the Yale Wyndham-Campbell Prize, a PEN/Laura Pels Award, and a TCG fellowship.  He is also a New Dramatists Alumnae and a member of MCC’s Playwright’s Coalition, The Ojai Playwrights Festival, New River Dramatists, and LAByrinth Theater Company.  As an actor, he has appeared in theatre, film and television, including roles in Kenneth Lonergan’s film Margaret, Todd Solondz’s Palindromes, and Brett C Leonard’s Jailbait.  A former violence prevention specialist and HIV educator, he lives in New York City.

Cast

Loretta/Mary Magdalene/Sister Glenna
Naomi Asaturyan


Satan
David Austin-Barnes


Gloria/Mother Teresa
Rose Basista

Jesus of Nazareth
Ben Church

Butch Honeywell
Tom Claxton


Matthais of Galilee/Saint Peter/Soldier 2
Sam Crerar

Henrietta Iscariot
Marie Dumoulin

Pontius Pilate/Uncle Pino
T’ai Hartley

Bailiff/Simon The Zealot 
Lance Jeffries

Yusef El-Fayoumy
Max Mindell


Sigmund Freud/Saint Thomas/Soldier 1
George Rexstrew

Fabiana Aziza Cunningham
​​​​​​Hannah Schunk-Hockings

Santa Monica/Soldier 3
Quelin Sepulveda

Judas Iscariot 
Adam Wadsworth

Judge/Caiaphas the Elder/Saint Matthew
Adam Walker-Kavanagh

Creative Team

Production Team

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