Kafka's Monkey

Franz Kafka
Young Vic
Directed by Walter Meierjohann

Acclaimed actress Kathryn Hunter answers questions from the audience immediately after her performance in the Young Vic’s production of Kafka’s Monkey.

Production duration: 21 min 25 sec

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  • Unique high definition films of leading British theatre productions
  • Exclusive behind-the-scenes documentaries and interviews with professional theatre makers
  • Dynamic study guides featuring detail on character, language, themes and context
  • Written and filmed analysis of key scenes and speeches
  • Filmed teaching support resources

"This visual awareness of form and structure is vital for our students in their exam preparation"

Juliette McGirr
Acting Director for Teaching and Learning for English
Claremont High School Academy, Harrow

  • Productions


    Unique high-definition films of leading British theatre productions.

  • Making Theatre

    Making Theatre

    Exclusive behind-the-scenes documentaries and interiews with professinal theatre makers.

  • Study Guides

    Study Guides

    Dynamic study guides featuring detail on character, language, themes and context.

  • Teaching Support

    Teaching Support

    Filmed practical theatre workshops that reveal text in practice, with supporting written material.

Cast & creative team


  • Red Peter, The Ape
    Kathryn Hunter


  • Colin Teevan
  • Walter Meierjohann
  • Steffi Wurster
  • Richard Hudson
  • Mike Gunning
  • Nikola Kodjabashia
    Sound & Music
  • Ilan Reichel
  • Mia Theil Have
    Assistant Direction
  • Lucy Parkes
    Stage Manager
  • Catherine Kodicek
    Costume Supervisor
  • Temujin Gill
    Tap Instructor
  • Stewart Pemberton
    Hat Tricks Instructor
  • Marcello Magni
    Associate Director