The Current War (TBC)

  • History Drama Biogrpahy
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  • TBC mins.
  • Tom Holland, Nicholas Hoult, Benedict Cumberbatch
  • Dir. Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

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Upcoming Showings

Friday 6th September: 7:15pm | Market Theatre
Saturday 7th September: 7:30pm | Market Theatre
Sunday 8th September: 5:15pm | Market Theatre
Wednesday 11th September: 7:15pm | Market Theatre
Thursday 12th September: 7:15pm | Market Theatre

Synopsis

Electricity titans Thomas Edison (Benedict Cumberbatch) and George Westinghouse (Michael Shannon) engage in a battle of technology and ideas that will determine whose electrical system will power the modern world. Backed by J.P. Morgan, Edison dazzles the world by lighting Manhattan. But Westinghouse, aided by the brain power of Nikola Tesla (Nicholas Hoult), sees fatal flaws in Edison's direct current design. Westinghouse and Tesla bet everything on risky and dangerous alternative of the alternating current. 

Book Tickets

Friday 6th Sep 7.15pm
Market Theatre
Saturday 7th Sep 7.30pm
Market Theatre
Sunday 8th Sep 5.15pm
Market Theatre
Wednesday 11th Sep 7.15pm
Market Theatre
Thursday 12th Sep 7.15pm
Market Theatre

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