CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
Bergman's original 1970s film of The Serpent's Egg is a bleak and disturbing essay on the rise of fascism in 1920s Berlin. Jewish-American circus performer Abel Rosenberg is out of work and destitute in Germany's war-devastated capital. When his brother commits suicide, Abel takes a job in Veregus' clinic where he discovers the horrific truth behind the work of the strangely beneficent professor and unlocks the chilling mystery that drove his brother to kill himself. As Europe simultaneously expands its boundaries and secures its borders, the tensions and contradictions present in '20s Berlin seem curiously familiar at the dawn of the 21st Century.