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 ....
Following the hugely successful one-man show Being Shakespeare, Olivier Award-winning actor Simon Callow presents an exploration of the life and legacy of Richard Wagner in his bicentenary year. Wagner's life was fiercely passionate in every aspect: political exile, tempestuous love affairs, provocative writings and an astonishing operatic output that revolutionized the stage. This very special one-man show has been specially commissioned for Deloitte Ignite, this year curated by Stephen Fry. Running time: 1hr 15mins Performers Simon Callow. ProducerRoyal Opera House.ProducerTheatre Royal Plymouth.DirectorSimon Stokes.DesignRobin Don.LightingRick Fisher.SoundAdrienne Quartly.