CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned general re-opening time. Some venues are showing on-line productions or outside productions - even a few covid safe internal ones and a number of tours and shows have been rescheduled for later in 2020 and throughout 2021. A few pantomimes may be possible but we await a relaxing of the rules for theatres from the Government.
Inspiring, enchanting, compassionate and relevant these two one-man plays bring together one of the worldâs greatest story tellers, Charles Dickens, with one of Britainâs greatest actors, Simon Callow. A Christmas treat, these plays havenât been seen in London for over 150 years, yet remain as imaginative and compelling as they were in the Dickensian era. Dickens was renowned for touring the country performing from his own works and these plays are drawn from his greatest success. Simon Callow, famed for his roles in A Room with a View, Amadeus, Shakespeare in Love and Four Weddings and a Funeral is a passionate exponent of Dickens and is renowned for captivatingly bringing his work to life. This is not to be missed theatre for all the family. Running time 2 hours including one interval. Suitable for ages 8+ Performers Simon Callow. ProducerRiverside Studios.AuthorCharles Dickens.DirectorPatrick Garland.