Monty Python's Spamalot

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 8TH FEBRUARY 2014

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14th November 2012 until 8th February 2014
 
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Mon-Sat 8pm | mats Wed & Sat 2.30pm | no perf Dec 24 & 25 | Dec 31, 2.30pm & 5.30pm | extra mat perfs Dec 27 & 28 | Jan 1 2.30pm
 
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Following a successful run at the Harold Pinter Theatre, 'Spamalot' is now transferring to The Playhouse. With a book by original Python Eric Idle, this is a faithful rendition of the original surreal comedy, complete with killer rabbits, farmyard ballistics, faithful retainers, hard-fighting champions, holy hand grenades and Knights Who Say 'Ni'. At the same time as following the pattern and plot of the original, 'Spamalot' is full of fresh jokes thanks to a string of all-new musical numbers penned by Idle and John Du Prez. Idle is of course a wonderful lyricist and this musical incorporates all the best British traditions of self-mockery, heroic failure, pomposity and falling over that Python fans will expect. Great ticket deals for Spamalot are now available. The blend of surreal humour, lavish sets, and spectacularly silly song routines won the hearts of millions of new fans in the USA - as well as the Tony Award for Best Musical, and a Grammy for the score. I'd Do Anything winner Jodie Prenger stars as The Lady of the Lake in this triumphant homecoming for a slice of British humour that conquered the world.

 

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A short step away from the main strip of West End theatres, the Playhouse's stylish curved facade is rather lost among the towering architecture of Charing Cross and Embankment. If the exterior is a little too restrained however, the same cannot be said for the auditorium, which is a sumptuous tribute to theatrical excess. More about Playhouse Theatre

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Playhouse Theatre,   Northumberland Avenue      WC2N 5DE
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1984
event > Theatre > Adaptations
DATES  28th April to 23rd August 2014
VENUE  Playhouse Theatre 
George Orwell's seminal novel, 1984, is adapted by Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan for Headlong Theatre company who have created "a superbly handled multimedia speculation on the nature of truth" according to the Guardian theatre critic Lyn Gardner who gave it 5 out of 5. Though "not an easy watch" (Guardian), Headlong's version of George Orwell's... More about this event
 
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Playhouse Theatre,   Northumberland Avenue      WC2N 5DE
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event > Theatre > Comedies
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VENUE  Playhouse Theatre 
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Playhouse Theatre,   Northumberland Avenue      WC2N 5DE
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event > Theatre > Musicals
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VENUE  Playhouse Theatre 
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Charing Cross Hotel 2 minutes walk from Playhouse Theatre

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