Chariots Of Fire

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 10TH NOVEMBER 2012

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OPENING TIMES
Mon-Sat 7.45pm (mats 3pm Wed & Sat)
 
PRICES
£29-£108
 

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Chariots Of FireTake advantage of the wave of 2012 Olympics euphoria and enjoy Mike Bartlett's stage adaptation of the 1981 Oscar-winning British film Chariots of Fire. Two British athletes, both considered outsiders, endeavour to compete in the 1924 Paris Olympics and overcome their respective tribulations on the path to glory. The production features the original Vangelis score, with additional music by Jason Carr. Directed by Edward Hall.

 

About Gielgud Theatre

From the outside, the Gielgud Theatre is an impressive sight, towering four storeys over Shaftesbury Avenue, its height further emphasized by the turret on top. The interior is also magnificent, with richly-decorated pillars supporting the boxes and lavish Baroque ornamentation. Built in 1906 and known as the Globe Theatre for most of the 20th century, it was renamed after the great actor Sir John Gielgud in 1994. More about Gielgud Theatre

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Piccadilly Circus Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
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Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Euston Railway Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
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Brewer Street NCP
 
1 minutes walk
 
China Town Masterpark
 
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    The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-TimeThe Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-TimeThe Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-TimeThis stage adaptation by Simon Stephens of Mark Haddon's hugely popular novel had a successful run at the National Theatre. Since then 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time' transferred to the West End enjoying a multi Olivier Award-winning run. Sweeping the board at the 2013 Oliviers, the play won seven of the eight awards for which i2015-07-04T00:00:00+01002015-10-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Gielgud Theatre,   Shaftesbury Avenue      W1D 6AR
    Category: event

    event > Theatre > Adaptations
    DATES  24th June 2014 to 24th October 2015
    VENUE  Gielgud Theatre 
    This stage adaptation by Simon Stephens of Mark Haddon's hugely popular novel had a successful run at the National Theatre. Since then 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time' transferred to the West End enjoying a multi Olivier Award-winning run. Sweeping the board at the 2013 Oliviers, the play won seven of the eight awards for which i... More about this event
     
     

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    The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time
    Theatre | Until 24th October 2015 

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    Theatre | Until 5th September 2015 

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    The Audience
    Theatre | Until 25th July 2015 

    Apollo Theatre 1 minute walk from Gielgud Theatre

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    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th August 2015 

    Freedom Bar 1 minute walk from Gielgud Theatre

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    The Gruffalo: Tall Stories Theatre Company
    Theatre | Until 6th September 2015 

    Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue 1 minute walk from Gielgud Theatre

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    Comedy Carnival
    Comedy | On 4th July 2015 

    Bar Rumba 1 minute walk from Gielgud Theatre

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    Matilda The Musical
    Theatre | Until 29th May 2016 

    Cambridge Theatre 2 minutes walk from Gielgud Theatre

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    Jersey Boys
    Theatre | Until 25th October 2015 

    Piccadilly Theatre 2 minutes walk from Gielgud Theatre

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    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th August 2015 

    Ronnie Scott's 2 minutes walk from Gielgud Theatre

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    Concerts | Until 29th August 2015 

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