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Dana H. Tickets

Witness the riveting true story of survival and resilience in the groundbreaking Dana H. play at the Royal Court Theatre.

Why Watch Dana H.

Experience a boundary-pushing theatrical exploration in Dana H. play at the Royal Court Theatre. Broadway sensation, Deirdre O’Connell, recreates her Tony-winning performance in her London stage debut, combining an extraordinary real-life story with innovative theatrical techniques. Emerging from the mind of Lucas Hnath, Dana H. is a unique feat of storytelling that blurs the lines between reality and artifice. Directed by Tony-nominated Les Waters, and featuring a captivating soundscape by Tony Award winner Mikhail Fiksel, this play promises to be a riveting exploration of humanity and resilience.

The Story

Dana H. play is based on the extraordinary true story of Dana Higginbotham, a psych ward chaplain who survived a terrifying five-month hostage ordeal, held captive by a patient in a series of Florida motels. In this groundbreaking play, Dana's own voice and words are brought to life on the stage in a gripping exploration of good, evil and the human spirit.

Great For

Fans of True Stories | Thriller Enthusiasts | Experimental Theatre Lovers

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Show Details

Genre: Play

Duration: 75 minutes no interval

Audience: 16+

Opening Date: 16 January 2024

Closing Date: 9 March 2024

Theatre Name: Royal Court Theatre

Theatre Capacity: 389

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Theatre Facilities: Bookshop, Bar, Wheelchair Access

Dress Code: Smart casual

Cast & Crew

Leading Role

Deirdre O'Connell as Dana Higginbotham


Les Waters

Additional Tips

  • Keep in mind, that most London theatres are air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly. Bring along a light jacket if needed.

  • The Dana H. play at the Royal Court Theatre has a strict age restriction of 16 and above. Please consider this when purchasing tickets.

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