A unique platform of new short plays by Britain s brightest emerging theatre makers, entirely created in just 24 hours. Now in its sixth year the 24 Hour Plays Celebrity Gala is one of the most exciting and glamorous evenings in London's theatre calendar. 40 acclaimed actors, directors and writers join forces to write, rehearse and perform six short plays in just 24 hours. It's the ultimate theatrical challenge, culminating in a unique evening played out on one of the world's most celebrated stages. The performance is followed by a glittery post-show party, The 25th Hour.Performers Jane Asher, Lorraine Burroughs, Anna Chancellor, Elliot Cowan, Haydn Gwynne, David Haig, William Houston, John Light, Nigel Lindsay, Art Malik, Sharon Maughan, Anna Maxwell-Martin, Hattie Morahan, Kieran O'Brien, Clive Rowe, Andrew Scott, Rafe Spall, Ashley Walters, Ruth Wilson..
Director Patricia Benecke. Director Douglas Hodge. Director Angus Jackson. Director Jamie Lloyd. Director Josie Rourke. Author James Graham. Author Nick Moran. Author Chloe Moss. Author David Nicholls. Author Ol Parker. Author Amy Rosenthal.