Blindness

Blindness Tickets

After a world premiere at London's Donmar Warehouse, Blindness transfers for a New York premiere at the Daryl Roth Theatre. Blindness is based on Nobel Prize-winner José Saramago’s dystopian novel, and has been adapted into a sensory experience by Tony Award-winning playwright, Simon Stephens.

Blindness is an opportunity for guests to come together and witness its urgent and timely message. You will hear the narrative unfolding around you through headphone technology while being surrounded by immersive lighting and atmospheric design. 

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About Blindness:

Through spellbinding storytelling narrated by Juliet Stevenson and state of the art design, it unveils the gripping story of a world changed forever, reminding us that from the darkness, we will all emerge stronger.

By:
Simon Stephens, based on a novel by José Saramago
Cast list:
Juliet Stevenson (Voiceover)
Blindness Performance Dates & Times
Previews from: 
March 30, 2021
Opening date: 
March 30, 2021
Available from: 
May 24, 2021
Booking to: 
July 25, 2021
Closes: 
July 25, 2021
MatineeEvening
Monday--
Tuesday-5:00pm7:00pm
Wednesday3:00pm5:00pm7:00pm
Thursday-5:00pm7:00pm9:00pm
Friday-5:00pm7:00pm9:00pm
Saturday1:00pm3:00pm5:00pm7:00pm
Sunday1:00pm3:00pm5:00pm7:00pm

Performance schedules for all shows are subject to change.

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Daryl Roth Theatre

Address:
20 Union Square East, New York, NY 10003
Nearest subway station:
14th Street - Union Square Station

Latest Blindness News & Features

Blindness at the Donmar Warehouse (Photo by Helen Maybanks)
What it’s like to attend socially distanced, indoor theatre in New York City
April 7, 2021

Blindness at the Daryl Roth Theatre is the first Off-Broadway show and one of the first theatre shows to reopen in over a year in New York. Find out what it's like to attend socially distanced theatre in NYC. 

Photo credit: Blindness at the Donmar Warehouse (Photo by Helen Maybanks)
‘Blindness’ to open at Daryl Roth Theatre in April
March 9, 2021

Live theatre is finally returning to New York next month, as Blindness has posted an opening date at Daryl Roth Theatre from April 2. 

Photo credit: Blindness (Photo by Helen Maybanks)
North American transfer of ‘Blindness’ to play at Daryl Roth Theatre
October 8, 2020

First seen at London’s Donmar Warehouse, Blindness will tour across North America. As part of the transfer, the socially distanced sound installation will open at the Daryl Roth Theatre, with dates to be confirmed. Based on José Saramago’s Nobel Prize-winning novel of the same name, audiences see Europe come to a halt when a driver becomes blind. As the blindness spreads through the city, everyone goes into panic, and blind people go into an empty asylum. In order to watch Blindness , visitors listen on headphones. Juliet Stevenson provides the voice of the narrator and driver’s wife.