Long Day's Journey into Night with David Suchet and Laurie Metcalf

Long Day's Journey into Night

Eugene O'Neill
Apollo Theatre
Directed by Anthony Page

"It’s dreary and sad to be alone in the fog with night falling.”

Long Day’s Journey into Night focuses on one day in the life of the Tyrone family. Youngest son Edmund is ill, and the family are worried about mother Mary’s nerves.

This critically acclaimed production was captured by Digital Theatre live at London’s Apollo Theatre. It was directed by Anthony Page and featured David Suchet as James and Laurie Metcalfe as Mary, both of whom were commended for their “glowing performances” by the Daily Telegraph.

Production duration: 2 hrs 31 min

Cast & creative team


  • James Tyrone
    David Suchet
  • Mary Cavan Tyrone
    Laurie Metcalf
  • James Tyrone Jr
    Trevor White
  • Edmund Tyrone
    Kyle Soller
  • Cathleen
    Rosie Sansom


  • Anthony Page
  • Lez Brotherston
  • Mark Henderson
    Lighting Designer
  • Larry Blank
  • Gareth Owen
    Sound Designer