Educating Rita

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 12TH MAY 2012

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Dates:
25th April 2012†until†12th May 2012
OPENING TIMES
From Apr 25, Tue-Sat 8pm, mats Sat & Sun 3.30pm, May 3, 10, 3.30pm, ends May 12
PRICES
£29.50, concs £27, Meal Deal £37

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Educating Rita at Menier Chocolate Factory. Liverpudlian hairdresser Rita challenges the attitude of her Open University lecturer, Frank Bryant, who starts to question his own perceptions about the classics, and his life. Willy Russell's play, with Claire Sweeney and Matthew Kelly. The director is Tamara Harvey.

About Menier Chocolate Factory

Housed in a former chocolate factory, this innovative theatre has rapidly established itself as one of London's best. Since opening in 2004, it has had half-a-dozen West End transfers, most of them slick revivals of recent plays and musicals, including Merrily We Roll Along, A Little Night Music, Sunday in the Park With George, Dealer's Choice, and Little Shop of Horrors. More about Menier Chocolate Factory

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Borough Tube Station
5 minutes walk
London Bridge Tube Station
7 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

London Bridge Railway Station
7 minutes walk
Elephant & Castle Railway Station
13 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Union Car Parks
1 minutes walk
Snowsfields NCP
5 minutes walk

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London Calendar 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

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Hotels near Educating Rita

Near Educating Rita
Novotel London City South
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £86† 29% off
53 61 Southwark Bridge Road, SE1 | 2 minutes from Educating Rita
Opposite St Paul's Cathedral and right in the shadow of the Tate Modern Novotel is a short walk from the River Thames. With bright, airy rooms, ... More
ibis Styles London Southwark Rose
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £86† 31% off
43-47 Southwark Bridge Road, SE19HH | 2 minutes from Educating Rita
ibis Styles London Southwark Rose -formerly All Seasons is within walking distance of Globe Theatre, Borough Market, and Tate Modern. Nearby points of interest also include ... More
Holiday Inn Express London Southwark
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £67† 40% off
103-109 Southwark Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Educating Rita
Located in the bustling heart of London's arts scene, with the capital's finest theatres, concert halls and cinemas just a short stroll away, this is a ... More
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Events near Educating Rita

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The View From The Shard Tickets
London > Events > Attraction †Dates: 1st February 2013
The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Educating Rita
London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is the highest public viewing platform in ...More
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Electra
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 20th September to 20th December 2014
Old Vic Theatre, 103 The Cut, SE1 | 12 minutes from Educating Rita
Kristin Scott Thomas stars in Ian Rickson's production of Electra, the tragedy of Electra and Orestes's revenge on their father's killers, as written by Sophocles. Scott ...More
Today Only
Jane Goodall: Day Of Peace
London > Events > Kids Events †Dates: Monday 22nd September 2014 - 11am-3.30pm
The Scoop at More London, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Educating Rita
An event with the founder of The Jane Goodall Institute....More
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Entertainment near Educating Rita

Near Educating Rita
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Menier Chocolate Factory
London > Entertainment > Theatres
53 Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Educating Rita
Housed in a former chocolate factory, this innovative theatre has rapidly established itself as one of London's best. Since opening in 2004, it has had half-a-dozen ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rose Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
56 Park Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Educating Rita
The Rose Theatre was built in 1587 but was only discovered in 1989 during excavations for new office buildings. Two-thirds of the original site were discovered, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Roxy Bar & Screen
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
128-132 Borough High Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Educating Rita
The Roxy Bar and Screen on Borough High Street is an independent cinema which hosts monthly VJ/DJ nights and has a Popcorn Comedy night as well ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Educating Rita

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Educating Rita
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Golden Hinde
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Pickfords Wharf, Clink Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Educating Rita
Sir Francis Drake completed the second-ever circumnavigation of the world between 1577-80 in a galleon ship called the Golden Hinde. The ship has been re-created and ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Contemporary Applied Arts
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
89 Southwark Street, Fitzrovia, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Educating Rita
Founded in 1948 to promote and champion British craft, Contemporary Applied Arts operates a modern gallery space at 89 Southwark Street as a showcase of the ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Clink Prison Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
1 Clink Street, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Educating Rita
Located on what was once the London estate of the Bishops of Winchester (known as the 'Liberty of the Clink'), the Clink Prison Museum unlocks the ... More
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Shopping near Educating Rita

The best shops and markets near Educating Rita
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O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from Educating Rita
Specialists in fine German wine, this shop has moved to larger premises and taken its customers with it - they have a deserved reputation for excellence ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
10 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Educating Rita
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wine Pantry
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
1 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Educating Rita
The only wine shop in the world selling nothing but English wine, The Wine Pantry in Borough Market offers customers something quite unique. It may come ... More
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Restaurants near Educating Rita

What are the best dining options near Educating Rita London?
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Menier Chocolate Factory Restaurant
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
53 Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Educating Rita
The menu at this Chocolate Factory has no golden eggs or endlessly chewable bubble gum on it and, on the night we went anyway, there were ... More
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Boot and Flogger
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
10-20 Redcross Way, SE1 | 1 minute from Educating Rita
Venture into the past at Boot and Flogger, opened in 1964 and decked out with old-style furniture and fashionably-worn wood panelling. Dine on smoked fish and ... More
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Southwark Rooms
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
60 Southwark Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Educating Rita
British Cuisine... More
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Education near Educating Rita

Near Educating Rita
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Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 22 minutes from Educating Rita
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 26 minutes from Educating Rita
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 27 minutes from Educating Rita
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
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Leisure near Educating Rita

Educating Rita gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, SE1 | 7 minutes from Educating Rita
High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
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Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 9 minutes from Educating Rita
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chang's Hapkido Academy
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 13 minutes from Educating Rita
Grandmaster Gedo Chang's Hapkido martial arts schools emphasises practical self-defence, confidence, balance and fitness. The ancient Korean martial art of Hapkido is made up of three components: ... More
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Pubs near Educating Rita

The best pubs near London Educating Rita.
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Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Educating Rita
Following a three-year closure due to the Thameslink building works, the Wheatsheaf pub next to Borough Market reopened in December 2012. Drinkers who mourned the loss ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Educating Rita
Dating back to 1676 this is the only original galleried inn left in London. Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation ... More
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Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Educating Rita
... More
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Vinopolis Wine Wharf
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Educating Rita
Their extensive wine list is a veritable treat for connoisseurs and aspiring novices alike; there are 100 wines available by the glass and over 300 wines, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
1 Bank End, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Educating Rita
If you like wine, an afternoon spent exploring the alcoholic delights of Vinopolis is an ideal pursuit. This self-guided tour allows visitors to find out about ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Viva Verdi
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
6 Canvey Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Educating Rita
Located just behind the Tate Modern is the delightful wine bar Viva Verdi where the prosciutto is served with piles of Palma ham, just like in ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Educating Rita

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Educating Rita.
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Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Educating Rita
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Educating Rita
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skinners' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 1/2 Dowgate Hill, City, London EC4R | 9 minutes from Educating Rita
... More

Menier Chocolate Factory events

EvocativeEvocative22nd September 2014Saturday 25th October 2014 Where:
Menier Chocolate Factory, 53† Southwark Street† † † SE1 1RU
Category: event
Free EventNow On
Evocative
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Installation†|†PRICINGFree
DATES6th September to 25th October 2014 - 11am-6pm
VENUEMenier Chocolate Factory†
Fully CommittedFully CommittedSam Peliczowski, currently resting from acting, finds himself in demand as he currently hosts the reservation phone line for the top Manhattan restaurant. So he finds himself having to satisfy his boss, z-list celebrities and wannabes, as well as famous socialites, as well as trying to sort out his own career. Kevin Bishop stars as Sam, in Becky Mo23rd September 2014Saturday 15th November 2014 Where:
Menier Chocolate Factory, 53† Southwark Street† † † SE1 1RU
Category: event
On Soon
Fully Committed
event > Theatre > Comedies
DATES3rd September to 15th November 2014
VENUEMenier Chocolate Factory†
Sam Peliczowski, currently resting from acting, finds himself in demand as he currently hosts the reservation phone line for the top Manhattan restaurant. So he finds himself having to satisfy his boss, z-list celebrities and wannabes, as well as famous socialites, as well as trying to sort out his own career. Kevin Bishop stars as Sam, in Becky Mo
DRAW 14 - 93rd Annual Open Exhibition Of The Society Of Graphic Fine Art - The Drawing SocietyDRAW 14 - 93rd Annual Open Exhibition Of The Society Of Graphic Fine Art - The Drawing Society6th October 2014Saturday 18th October 2014 Where:
Menier Chocolate Factory, 53† Southwark Street† † † SE1 1RU
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
DRAW 14 - 93rd Annual Open Exhibition Of The Society Of Graphic Fine Art - The Drawing Society
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Illustration & Drawing†|†PRICINGFree
DATES6th to 18th October 2014
VENUEMenier Chocolate Factory†
AssassinsAssassinsJamie Lloyd directs Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's musical about the various men and women who have attempted - sometimes successfully - to assassinate the President of the United States. The cast includes Carly Bawden as Squeaky Fromme, Simon Lipkin as The Proprietor, Mike McShane as Samuel Byck, Andy Nyman as Charles Guiteau, David Roberts a21st November 2014Saturday 7th March 2015 Where:
Menier Chocolate Factory, 53† Southwark Street† † † SE1 1RU
Category: event
Assassins
event > Theatre > Musicals
DATES21st November 2014 to 7th March 2015
VENUEMenier Chocolate Factory†
Jamie Lloyd directs Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's musical about the various men and women who have attempted - sometimes successfully - to assassinate the President of the United States. The cast includes Carly Bawden as Squeaky Fromme, Simon Lipkin as The Proprietor, Mike McShane as Samuel Byck, Andy Nyman as Charles Guiteau, David Roberts a
Buyer & CellarBuyer & CellarMichael Urie, best known as Marc St James in Ugly Betty, plays an underemployed Los Angeles actor, who finds gainful employment in Barbra Streisand's basement in Jonathan Tolins's award-winning comedy of modern manners. Directed by Stephen Brackett.11th March 2015Saturday 2nd May 2015 Where:
Menier Chocolate Factory, 53† Southwark Street† † † SE1 1RU
Category: event
Buyer & Cellar
event > Theatre > Comedies
PRICINGsee website for prices
DATES11th March to 2nd May 2015
VENUEMenier Chocolate Factory†
Michael Urie, best known as Marc St James in Ugly Betty, plays an underemployed Los Angeles actor, who finds gainful employment in Barbra Streisand's basement in Jonathan Tolins's award-winning comedy of modern manners. Directed by Stephen Brackett.

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Evocative
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Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th November 2014 

Belushi's 3 minutes walk from Menier Chocolate Factory

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The Creative Bubble - Pop-Up Art Gallery
Exhibitions | Until 6th October 2014 

Roxy Bar & Screen 3 minutes walk from Menier Chocolate Factory

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Jerwood Drawing Prize 2014
Exhibitions | Until 26th October 2014 

Jerwood Space 4 minutes walk from Menier Chocolate Factory

Drawings and prints submitted by professional and amateur artists from across the country and judged by a panel of experts....More

Merge Festival
Merge Festival
Exhibitions | Until 19th October 2014 

Bankside Mix 5 minutes walk from Menier Chocolate Factory

The Merge Festival is an annual celebration of art, performance and music held at various venues in the Bankside area. ...More

 
The Comedy of Errors
Theatre | Until 12th October 2014 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 5 minutes walk from Menier Chocolate Factory

Talented young director Blanche McIntyre (responsible for The Seagull, and Ciphers) brings a new production of The Comedy of Errors ...More

Julius Caesar
Julius Caesar
Theatre | Until 11th October 2014 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 5 minutes walk from Menier Chocolate Factory

Shakespeare's Globe artistic director Dominic Dromgoole directs this new staging of Julius Caesar set in Rome with Renaissance costumes. The ...More

 
Pitcairn (Over 16s)
Theatre | Until 11th October 2014 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 5 minutes walk from Menier Chocolate Factory

Richard Eyre's drama about the colonisation of the island of Pitcairn by Fletcher Christian and the mutineers of the Bounty, ...More

Eist- Trad Irish & Roots Round Table Folk Session
Concerts | Until 5th January 2015 

The Gladstone 5 minutes walk from Menier Chocolate Factory

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Cy Twombly
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Tate Modern 6 minutes walk from Menier Chocolate Factory

Paintings and sculptures evoking the ancient world, with which the distinctive American artist was fascinated. Curated by Nicholas Serota and ...More

 
 
 
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