OperaUpClose: La Boheme

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 5TH JANUARY 2013

ADDRESS
Charing Cross Theatre, The Arches, Covent Garden, Villiers Street, London WC2N 6NQ 
 
TELEPHONE
 
Dates:
30th October 2012 until 5th January 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
From Oct 30, Mon-Sat 7.30pm, mats Thu, Sat 2.30pm, ends Jan 5
 
PRICES
£10-£35
 

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OperaUpClose: La BohemeRobin Norton-Hale directs a new English version of his Olivier award-winning opera, a contemporary take on Puccini's drama about two loving couples struggling to make their relationships work. OperaUpClose's original production of La Boheme played to sold out crowds which is first appeared at the Cock Tavern Theatre in 2009, now it makes a welcome return with this re-staging at the Charing Cross Theatre.

 

About Charing Cross Theatre

With just 275 seats, the Charing Cross Theatre is one of the smallest in the West End. Tucked away under the arches beneath Charing Cross station, this Off-Broadway style theatre, which was rebuilt in 1989, is renowned for its intimate productions and cosy auditorium and is fast becoming a favourite amongst seasoned theatre-goers. More about Charing Cross Theatre

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Charing Cross Tube Station
 
0 minutes walk
 
Embankment Underground Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Blackfriars Railway Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
St Martins Lane NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Near OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Amba Hotel Charing Cross
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £93  25% off
The Strand, WC2N | 1 minute from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Located within walking distance from Trafalgar Square and Covent Garden, the Amba Hotel Charing Cross is ideal for guests looking to be near to all the ... More
 
 
 
Corinthia Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £265  30% off
Whitehall Place, SW1A | 2 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
With 294 bedrooms, multi-level penthouse suites and terraces offering spectacular views of the River Thames, Trafalgar Square and Whitehall - the £300 million restoration of the ... More
 
 
 
The Trafalgar Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £125  39% off
2 Spring Gardens, SW1A | 3 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Almost in the shadow of Nelson's Column, and with the Palaces of Whitehall looming behind it, this hotel is at the heart of the Capital. ... More
 
 
 
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Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 2 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
 
 
 
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, A Musical Thriller
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 30th March to 12th April 2015
London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 3 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Emma Thompson returns to the London stage for the first time in 25 years to play Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet ...More
 
 
 
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War Horse
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 14th February 2015
New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 10 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
 
 
 
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Near OperaUpClose: La Boheme
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Playhouse Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Northumberland Avenue, Westminster, London WC2N | 2 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
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 ... More
 
 
 
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London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)
London > Entertainment > Theatres
St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
London Coliseum is a magnificent historic building and an excellent venue in which to enjoy the soaring sounds and high drama of some truly thrilling operas. ... More
 
 
 
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Savoy Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 4 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Situated alongside the Savoy Hotel, the building of the current theatre with its Art Deco auditorium, was financed by Richard d'Oyly Carte with the considerable profits ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near OperaUpClose: La Boheme

The best museums, galleries, attractions near OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Strand Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
32 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Part of the Proud Galleries family, Proud Central became The Strand Gallery in 2010 expanding from a photography gallery to an exhibition space for all disciplines ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Martin-in-the-Fields
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Trafalgar Square, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
This historic church of St Martin-in-the-Fields overlooking Trafalgar Square was built in 1726 and is the best known work of Scottish architect James Gibbs whose ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Trafalgar Square, Westminster, London WC2N | 3 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
The National Gallery dominates London's Trafalgar Square with its neo-classical columns and portico designed by William Wilkins adjoining the square on its east side where it ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near OperaUpClose: La Boheme

The best shops and markets near OperaUpClose: La Boheme
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Davenports Magic Shop
London > Shopping > Specialists
7 Charing Cross Underground Shopping Arcade, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
From budding Harry Potters and bumbling Tommy Coopers to dynamic David Copperfields, Davenports is a haven for magicians of every level and ability. Non-magicians too are ... More
 
 
 
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Hardys Original Sweet Shop
London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
25 New Row, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 5 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Retro sweet shops are all the rage at the moment. In the Covent Garden area alone you'll find half a dozen of them, one of which ... More
 
 
 
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Tenderproduct
London > Shopping > Art and Design
6 Cecil Court, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 5 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Tenderproduct is the second tender venture by Etan Ilfeld, who previously founded the neighbouring Tenderpixel Gallery, an innovative space for emerging talent. Tenderproduct is a shop ... More
 
 
 
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Champagne Charlies
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
17 The Arches, Villiers St, WC2N | 1 minute from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
25 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Villiers Coffee Company and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
31a Villiers Street, WC2N | 1 minute from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
The family behind the famous Gordon's Wine Bar, a wonderfully atmospheric subterranean bar where Samuel Pepys once lived, have branched out to open Villiers Coffee Company ... More
 
 
 
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Near OperaUpClose: La Boheme
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English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 12 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 16 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 17 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
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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OperaUpClose: La Boheme gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Victoria Embankment Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Victoria Embankment, Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Created in 1874, the Victoria Embankment Gardens run parallel to the River Thames, creating a green walkway between Waterloo Bridge and Embankment, and are dotted with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
ESPA Life at Corinthia
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
The people at Espa take grooming pretty seriously, and quite rightly, when it comes to appearances it's often best to leave it to the experts. You'll ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Sanctuary
London > Leisure > Fitness
12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 6 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
This day spa exclusively for women is a total pampering experience from the minute you step through the door. Located in bustling Covent Garden you'll soon ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near OperaUpClose: La Boheme

The best pubs near London OperaUpClose: La Boheme.
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The Sherlock Holmes
London > Nightlife > Pubs
10 Northumberland Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Thirsty Sherlock Holmes fans look no further than this homage to the great detective himself and to original Victorian pubs. While you indulge in a soothing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Harp
London > Nightlife > Pubs
47 Chandos Place, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
The Harp, a welcoming bar in Covent Garden, is a traditional pub where the emphasis is firmly on real ale - earning it CAMRA's National Pub ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
53 Whitehall, SW1A | 3 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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Gordon's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Home to Samuel Pepys in the 1680s, the building housing Gordon’s is now home to a regular, thriving crowd of drinkers of all ages and all ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rockwell
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Trafalgar, 2 Spring Gardens, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Hotel bar on Trafalgar Square with public roof terrace. This bar is all about location, location, location. Just a few steps from Nelson's Column, the Trafalgar Hotel ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bassoon Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
The cocktails in the Bassoon Bar are very good, expensive, yes, but very, very good. Not only that but the bar has a piano which is ... More
 
 
 
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Royal Society Of Arts
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
... More
 
 
 
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St Martins Lane Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
45 St. Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 4 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
To enter the stunning St Martins Lane Hotel in the heart of London's Theatreland you pass through the tallest revolving door in London, a luminescent yellow-glass ... More
 
 
 
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Banqueting House
London > Business > Venue Hire
Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 5 minutes from OperaUpClose: La Boheme
The only surviving section of Whitehall Palace. In its heyday the largest royal palace in Europe, this historic venue is the only surviving section of Whitehall Palace ... More
 
 
 

Charing Cross Theatre events

 
The MikadoThe MikadoA Noel Coward-inspired, re-conceived take on Gilbert and Sullivan's popular operetta, featuring Rebecca Caine as Katisha and Mark Heenehan as The Mikado. Directed by Thom Southerland.19th December 2014Saturday 3rd January 2015 Where:
Charing Cross Theatre,   The Arches  Villiers Street    WC2N 6NQ
Category: event
Now On
The Mikado
event > Theatre > Musicals
DATES  27th November 2014 to 3rd January 2015
VENUE  Charing Cross Theatre 
A Noel Coward-inspired, re-conceived take on Gilbert and Sullivan's popular operetta, featuring Rebecca Caine as Katisha and Mark Heenehan as The Mikado. Directed by Thom Southerland.
Truth, Lies, DianaTruth, Lies, DianaA playwright discovers secrets about the late Princess of Wales, and her death, that are supposed to have been kept hidden. With the revelations, his own life begins to spiral out of control, with him suspecting his own wife of being unfaithful. A 'factional' drama, created by Jon Conway, about betrayal and the people who don't tell the truth.9th January 2015Saturday 14th February 2015 Where:
Charing Cross Theatre,   The Arches  Villiers Street    WC2N 6NQ
Category: event
On Soon
Truth, Lies, Diana
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES  9th January to 14th February 2015
VENUE  Charing Cross Theatre 
A playwright discovers secrets about the late Princess of Wales, and her death, that are supposed to have been kept hidden. With the revelations, his own life begins to spiral out of control, with him suspecting his own wife of being unfaithful. A 'factional' drama, created by Jon Conway, about betrayal and the people who don't tell the truth.
 

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The Mikado
Theatre | Until 3rd January 2015 

Charing Cross Theatre

A Noel Coward-inspired, re-conceived take on Gilbert and Sullivan's popular operetta, featuring Rebecca Caine as Katisha and Mark Heenehan as ...More

Faulty Towers
Comedy | Until 20th December 2014 

Charing Cross Hotel 1 minute walk from Charing Cross Theatre

Pre Christmas tickets and gift vouchers have now been released for this globe trotting....More

Faulty Towers: The Dining Experience
Theatre | Until 31st August 2015 

Charing Cross Hotel 1 minute walk from Charing Cross Theatre

An interactive comedy drama inspired by the TV programme, offering the chance to dine with neurotic Basil, domineering Sybil and ...More

Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
Theatre | Until 9th May 2015 

Playhouse Theatre 2 minutes walk from Charing Cross Theatre

Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio ...More

 
Handel: Messiah By Candlelight
Concerts | On 19th December 2014 

St Martin-in-the-Fields 2 minutes walk from Charing Cross Theatre

The Belmont Ensemble of London and English Chamber Choir perform Handel's masterpiece. Conducted by Peter G Dyson....More

St Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Carols & Services
St Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Carols & Services
Seasonal | Until 26th December 2014 

St Martin-in-the-Fields 2 minutes walk from Charing Cross Theatre

St Martin-in-the-Fields is a perfect venue for any kind of service or concert - especially when candlelit and on a ...More

 
The Boat Show Comedy Club + Night Club
Comedy | On 19th December 2014 

Tattershall Castle 3 minutes walk from Charing Cross Theatre

An evening of hilarity aboard a refurbished paddle steamer with MC Jim Smallman, Nathan Caton, Andrew Bird and Chris McCausland....More

Boat Show Comedy Club
Boat Show Comedy Club
Comedy | Until 27th December 2014 

Tattershall Castle 3 minutes walk from Charing Cross Theatre

For the past twelve years the Boat Show Comedy Club aboard the Tattershall Castle has played host to some of ...More

 
Rembrandt: The Late Works:Talk
Exhibitions | Until 18th January 2015 

National Gallery 3 minutes walk from Charing Cross Theatre

On this course you will learn about Rembrandt's beginnings as an artist and the triumphs and failures of his career....More

Bellini: Madonna Of The Meadow: Talk
Exhibitions | Until 19th December 2014 

National Gallery 3 minutes walk from Charing Cross Theatre

An in-depth talk about a single painting....More

 

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London Christmas Shows & Pantos
London Christmas Shows & Pantos

With a glitzy line-up of sensational shows, star-studded pantos and seasonal events taking place across the city, there are plenty ...More

 
London West End Shows this Christmas
London West End Shows this Christmas

With both Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice launching musicals in London this Christmas - plus two wonderful Roald ...More

 
Imagine Children's Festival
Imagine Children's Festival
Kids Events | 9th February 2015 - 22nd February 2015 

Southbank Centre

Immersive opera, Russell Brand and a site-wide Alice in Wonderland installation are all part of the inspiring Imagine Children's Festival ...More

 
A View From The Bridge
A View From The Bridge
Theatre | 11th February 2015 - 11th April 2015 

Wyndham's Theatre

Ivo Van Hove's five star Young Vic production of Arthur Miller's A View From The Bridge transfers to the Wyndham's ...More

 
Canary Wharf Santa's Grotto
Canary Wharf Santa's Grotto
Seasonal | Until 24th December 2014 

Jubilee Place Mall

Visit the Canary Wharf Christmas Grotto in Jubilee Place Mall where Santa is in residence every weekend from Saturday 29th ...More

 
Lionel Richie
Lionel Richie
Concerts | 1st March 2015 - 31st March 2015 

The O2 Arena

The four-time Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, musician and producer will perform soul, pop and R&B including popular hits Hello and ...More

 
Cirque Berserk
Cirque Berserk
Kids Events | 16th January 2015 - 17th January 2015 

Hackney Empire

A highlight of Winter Wonderland in London's Hyde Park, Cirque Berserk comes to Hackney Empire in January 2015 following a ...More

 
Bone Daddies Whole Foods Market
Bone Daddies Whole Foods Market
Opened 1st November 2014 

Two years on from the ramen boom of 2012, when Bone Daddies ramen bar arrived in Soho with a bang, ...More

 
Roka Aldwych
Opened 3rd November 2014 

One of two new Roka restaurants to open in 2014, Roka Aldwych occupies a huge space with over 150 covers ...More

Radicals and Victuallers
Radicals and Victuallers
Opened 14th November 2014 

Serving up an unusual selection of burgers - filled with fried egg and peanut butter, or Nik Naks and pastrami ...More

 
 
 
 
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