Written by Sarah Kane

‘I had a night in which everything was revealed to me.

How can I speak again?’

Deafinitely Theatre and New Diorama Theatre present 4.48 Psychosis

The early hours of the morning. You’re alone, with only your thoughts. How did you get here? And how do you get out? Sarah Kane’s searing, final play in a ground-breaking new production from Deafinitely Theatre.

Award-winning Deafinitely Theatre bring its celebrated bilingual approach to Sarah Kane’s lyrical and haunting final play about mental health.

Directed by Paula Garfield, 4.48 Psychosis is performed in British Sign Language and spoken English for the very first time.

Recommended age: 16+

The play contains strong language and explores issues of mental health, depression and suicide

New Diorama Theatre

18th September - 13th October 2018


Derby Theatre

19th October - 20th October 2018


Paula Garfield announces 4.48 Psychosis

4.48 Psychosis Synopsis in British Sign Language 


Adam Bassett

Brian Duffy

Jim Fish

Matt Kyle


Author - Sarah Kane

Director - Paula Garfield

Designer - Paul Burgess

Lighting Designer - Joe Hornsby

Composer & Sound Designer - Chris Bartholomew

Visual Consultant - Alim Jayda

Voice Coach - Elspeth Morrison

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This production is made by possible by the generous support of:

Arts Council England, Autograph Sound Recording, Edwardian Hotels London, New Diorama Theatre, Old Diorama Arts Centre, Wellcome, The 29th May 1961 Charitable Trust and Whitelight Ltd.