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 ....
Faustus is a brilliant academic whose destructive thirst for knowledge leads him down a path to damnation when he sells his soul to Lucifer. From the splendour of Emperor Charles V's court to the excesses of the Pope's banquet in Rome, Faustus experiences all the earthly delights on offer in this world and beyond with the magical powers granted by his devilish companion, Mephistopheles. But his time is fast running out... Reuniting the team that created the Citizens critically acclaimed PEER GYNT the production features two re-written acts by celebrated playwright Colin Teevan, giving Christopher Marlowe's tale of mankind's insatiable greed for power a contemporary twist. Performers Siobhan Redmond (Mephistopheles), Kevin Trainor (Faustus). AuthorChristopher Marlowe.ProducerWest Yorkshire Playhouse.ProducerCitizens Theatre.DirectorDominic Hill.Adapted byColin Teevan.DesignColin Richmond.LightingTim Mitchell.MusicDan Jones.SoundDan Jones.