Filumena

 
 

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OPENING TIMES
From Mar 15, Mon-Sat 7.30pm, mats Sat 2.30pm, Apr 18, May 2, 2.30pm (press night Mar 22, 7pm, no mat perf Mar 17), ends May 12
 
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Mar 15-21 previews £8-£26, Mar 22-May 12 £8-£32, concs available
 

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Filumena at Almeida Theatre. The dying Filumena Marturano, about to marry her long-standing lover, makes a miraculous recovery, and springs several surprises on her husband-to-be. Eduardo De Filippo's play is adapted by Tanya Ronder.

 

About Almeida Theatre

Along with the Donmar Warehouse, the Almeida is the most critically praised theatre in Britain. After Jonathan Kent took over in 1990, it had 14 West End transfers in 12 years, and early booking for tickets became essential - by the time the reviews came out, the run was usually sold out. More about Almeida Theatre

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Angel Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
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Canonbury Overground Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
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Elia Mews Car Park
 
11 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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