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 ....
Classic drama about a woman's struggle against prejudice and fear written in 1881. On her country estate, Mrs Alving is building an orphanage in memory of her dead husband. As her son Oswald, a successful artist living in Paris, returns home and the Pastor arrives to dedicate the orphanage, it seems she can finally bury the painful memories of her past. But over the course of one day, the dark secrets and unresolved tensions of the past are brutally exposed. The strange and complex relationships that bind Mrs Alving and her son to their maid Regina, her father Engstrand and to the priest Manders come to light - and we discover the shocking truth about her dead husband. Performers Lesley Manville (Helene Alving), Jack Lowden (Oswald Alving), Brian McCardie (Jacob Engstrand), Charlene McKenna (Regina Engstrand), Adam Kotz (Pastor Manders). AuthorHenrik Ibsen.ProducerSonia Friedman Productions.ProducerAlmeida Theatre.Adapted byRichard Eyre.DirectorRichard Eyre.DesignTim Hatley.LightingPeter Mumford.SoundJohn Leonard.