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Now hast thou but one bare hour to live and then thou must be damned perpetually.

An epic journey into the heaven and hell of Faust’s legendary downfall, Faust transformed an eerie 150,000 square foot former archive into a dreamlike landscape of the deep south. This major production enjoyed a 6-month sold out run of 119 performances, playing to an audience of almost 30,000.

Sponsored by Ballymore.

This is one of the most astonishing events, not just in the theatre, but in the whole of London.

– Susannah Clapp, The Observer
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Creative Team

  • Directors

    Felix Barrett & Maxine Doyle

  • Choreographer

    Maxine Doyle

  • Designer

    Felix Barrett

  • Design Associate

    Robin Harvey

  • Sound & Graphic Design

    Stephen Dobbie

  • Costume Design

    Tina Bicât

  • Creative & Production Consultant

    Colin Nightingale


Allusive and serendipitous, this is a fiendishly clever telling of a familiar tale.

– Clifford Bishop, The Sunday Times

A theatrical spellbinder.

– Charles Spencer, The Daily Telegraph


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