Fathers and Sons

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 26TH JULY 2014

ADDRESS
The Donmar Warehouse, 41 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, Seven Dials, London WC2H 9LD 
 
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Dates:
5th June 2014 until 26th July 2014
 
OPENING TIMES
From Jun 5, Mon-Sat 7.30pm, Jun 10, 7pm, mats Thu, Sat 2.30pm, ends Jul 26
 
PRICES
£7.50-£35
 

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Fathers and SonsLyndsey Turner, whose theatre credits include 'Posh' at the Royal Court and in West End, and Headlong's acclaimed 'Chimerica' which transferred from the Almeida to the West End last year, returns to the Donmar to direct Brian Friel's dramatisation of Turgenev's tale of parental heartbreak and the sacrifices to be made on the path to maturity. Fathers and Sons takes place over the course of a summer, when political ideals are tested by filial duty and the arrival of a mysterious visitor threatens a friendship.

 

About The Donmar Warehouse

Housed in an impressive red-brick industrial building - at various times a brewery, a banana warehouse and a film studio - this tiny repertory theatre is one of the great success stories of the 1990s. Created as a studio space for the RSC in 1977, it became a shabby but popular fringe theatre in the 1980s, a testing ground for producers with big ideas but little money. More about The Donmar Warehouse

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Covent Garden Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
City Thameslink Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Upper St Martins Lane NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Holborn NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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135 Flitcroft Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Fathers and Sons
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1 Phoenix Street, Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Fathers and Sons
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23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 5 minutes from Fathers and Sons
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68 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 5 minutes from Fathers and Sons
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City Of AngelsCity Of AngelsCity Of AngelsA New York novelist is given the opportunity to adapt his detective character of his books into a big-screen hero in Cy Coleman and David Zippel's musical, City Of Angels, revived by the Donmar's Josie Rourke as the theatre's 2014 Christmas production. The musical comedy is set in the glamorous world of the film studios of Broadway in the 1940s a29th January 2015Saturday 7th February 2015 Where:
The Donmar Warehouse, 41  Earlham Street  Seven Dials    WC2H 9LD
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Ongoing
City Of Angels
event > Theatre > Musicals
DATES  5th December 2014 to 7th February 2015
VENUE  The Donmar Warehouse 
A New York novelist is given the opportunity to adapt his detective character of his books into a big-screen hero in Cy Coleman and David Zippel's musical, City Of Angels, revived by the Donmar's Josie Rourke as the theatre's 2014 Christmas production. The musical comedy is set in the glamorous world of the film studios of Broadway in the 1940s a... More about this event
 
CloserCloserCloserPatrick Marber's Olivier Award-winning play, Closer, is revived on stage for the first time since its premiere back in 1997. Recipient of multiple awards, the play, which sees strangers become lovers and lovers become strangers, was turned into a film in 2004, starring Julia Roberts, Natalie Portman, Jude Law and original cast member Clive Owen. St12th February 2015Saturday 4th April 2015 Where:
The Donmar Warehouse, 41  Earlham Street  Seven Dials    WC2H 9LD
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Closer
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES  12th February to 4th April 2015
VENUE  The Donmar Warehouse 
Patrick Marber's Olivier Award-winning play, Closer, is revived on stage for the first time since its premiere back in 1997. Recipient of multiple awards, the play, which sees strangers become lovers and lovers become strangers, was turned into a film in 2004, starring Julia Roberts, Natalie Portman, Jude Law and original cast member Clive Owen. St... More about this event
 
The VoteThe VoteThe VotePerformed in real-time for theatre and television, The Vote takes audiences to a fictional polling station between 8.30 and 10.30pm on 7th May 2015, the day of the real general election. A collaboration between James Graham and Josie Rourke, who enjoyed recent success together with Privacy in 2014, the play will be staged at the Donmar Warehouse an24th April 2015Thursday 7th May 2015 Where:
The Donmar Warehouse, 41  Earlham Street  Seven Dials    WC2H 9LD
Category: event
 
The Vote
event > Theatre > Dramas
PRICING  Tickets available by a ballot
DATES  24th April to 7th May 2015
VENUE  The Donmar Warehouse 
Performed in real-time for theatre and television, The Vote takes audiences to a fictional polling station between 8.30 and 10.30pm on 7th May 2015, the day of the real general election. A collaboration between James Graham and Josie Rourke, who enjoyed recent success together with Privacy in 2014, the play will be staged at the Donmar Warehouse an... More about this event
 
TempleTempleTempleSteve Waters' new play, Temple, takes audiences to the heart of 2011's Occupy London crisis at St Paul's Cathedral. The fictional account of the events will focus on the Dean of St Paul's, with Simon Russell Beale playing the Dean, and how the cathedral, which had remained open through the Blitz, flood warnings and terrorist threats, had to close i21st May 2015Saturday 25th July 2015 Where:
The Donmar Warehouse, 41  Earlham Street  Seven Dials    WC2H 9LD
Category: event
 
Temple
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES  21st May to 25th July 2015
VENUE  The Donmar Warehouse 
Steve Waters' new play, Temple, takes audiences to the heart of 2011's Occupy London crisis at St Paul's Cathedral. The fictional account of the events will focus on the Dean of St Paul's, with Simon Russell Beale playing the Dean, and how the cathedral, which had remained open through the Blitz, flood warnings and terrorist threats, had to close i... More about this event
 
 

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Concerts | On 29th January 2015 

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Exhibitions | On 29th January 2015 

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