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Orson's Shadow at Southwark Playhouse. Austin Pendleton's critically acclaimed comedy about Orson Welles and Laurence Olivier is a sharp-witted yet tender-hearted expose of the thin skins, hot tempers and rampaging egos that exist when two titans of the stage and screen come together.

 

About Southwark Playhouse

The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in the heart of Southwark, a five minute walk from Borough Tube and Elephant and Castle Tube stations. More about Southwark Playhouse


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Elephant & Castle Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Borough Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
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London Bridge Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
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Elephant and Castle NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £93  29% off
284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 8 minutes from Orson's Shadow
The H10 London Waterloo is a recently-built hotel providing comfortable and well-lit rooms and an ideally-located base from which to get around central London. The hotel ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £84  39% off
157 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 9 minutes from Orson's Shadow
Situated just a five minute walk from London Waterloo Station, the Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo is nearby to many central London locations, with the London ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  42% off
20 Lavington S, SE1 | 10 minutes from Orson's Shadow
From comfy king sized beds and an international plug system to free movies and complimentary WiFi, the citizen London Bankside hotel promises to offer its guests ... More
 
 
 
 
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All In A Row
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 14th February to 9th March 2019 - Various Times
Orson's Shadow, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | Same location as Orson's Shadow
...More
 
 
 
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Hedkandi - 20th Anniversary
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 23rd February 2019 - 5.30pm-0.30am
Orson's Shadow, 103 Gaunt Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Orson's Shadow
...More
 
 
 
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Cooking With Palms Trax With Interstellar Funk, Upsammy & Masalo
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 23rd February 2019 - 11pm-7am
Orson's Shadow, Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, SE17 | 5 minutes from Orson's Shadow
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Southwark Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
77-85 Newington Causeway, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Orson's Shadow
The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in ... More
 
 
 
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The Buzz
London > Entertainment > Theatres
42 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 1 minute from Orson's Shadow
Located in Mercato Metropolitano, The Buzz is the UK's first permanent purpose-built immersive theatre. The fully flexible performing arts space has been created as a community ... More
 
 
 
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The Coronet Theatre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Orson's Shadow
This 2600-capacity venue hosts some of the most rocking club nights and live music events in town. Starting out life as a Victorian theatre - staging ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Orson's Shadow
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Alma Enterprises
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
38-40 Glasshill Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Orson's Shadow
After five years at 1 Vyner Street Alma Enterprises, the project-space which began as a base for successful young artists' collective 'Land', moved to this new ... More
 
 
 
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IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Orson's Shadow
The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in times ... More
 
 
 
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Tibetan Peace Gardens
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Orson's Shadow
Buddhist garden in the grounds of the Imperial War Museum. Located in the ground of the Imperial War Museum, lies this fitting tribute to peace and the ... More
 
 
 
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Mercato Metropolitano
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
42 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 1 minute from Orson's Shadow
At 45,000 square foot, new Italian market Mercato Metropolitano has no shortage of artisanal talent. Housed in a disused paper factory, it brings together bakers, fishmongers, ... More
 
 
 
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O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Orson's Shadow
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
 
 
 
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Burnt Lemon Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Flat Iron Square, 68 Union Street, SE1 | 9 minutes from Orson's Shadow
Founded by chef and baker Matthew Dryden in early 2016, Burnt Lemon Bakery is serious about sourdough breads, made exclusively with organic flours milled in the ... More
 
 
 
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Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
Unit 4, Metro Central, 119 Newington Green Causway, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Orson's Shadow
... More
 
 
 
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Qvintessenza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
304 Borough High Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Orson's Shadow
Qvintessenza serves casual Venetian specialities using ingredients sourced directly from Italian artisan producers. Venetian founder, Alessandro Selazone, spent a year travelling the length ... More
 
 
 
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El Vergel
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
132 Webber Street, SE10QL | 4 minutes from Orson's Shadow
Tiny Latino restaurant and café tucked away behind Borough tube which is much loved by local office workers and residents. Owned and run by a lovely ... More
 
 
 
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Orson's Shadow
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
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Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 23 minutes from Orson's Shadow
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
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Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 28 minutes from Orson's Shadow
The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
 
 
 
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Rebus Tourist Guides
London > Leisure > Activities
33, Vanbrugh Court, Wincott St, Lambeth, London SE11 | 11 minutes from Orson's Shadow
What is the oldest annual sporting event in the world? Where was the Roman Forum? How do I become Lord Mayor? What was (and is!) the ... More
 
 
 
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Leake Street Pocket Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Lower Marsh, SE1 | 12 minutes from Orson's Shadow
Located at the entrance to one of the most well known graffiti hotspots in London, Leake Street Pocket Park is an urban oasis of shrubs, ... More
 
 
 
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Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 13 minutes from Orson's Shadow
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
 
 
 
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Elephant and Castle Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Newington Causeway Road, SE1 | 2 minutes from Orson's Shadow
After a lengthy closure, the historic Elephant and Castle pub reopened in summer 2016 revealing a re-imagined interior ... More
 
 
 
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Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Orson's Shadow
... More
 
 
 
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Mc & Sons
London > Nightlife > Pubs
160 Union Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Orson's Shadow
Very much a family affair, with roots in Ireland, Mc & Sons is an Irish boozer serving Thai food. ... More
 
 
 
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Corsica Studios
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 5 minutes from Orson's Shadow
A superbly designed two-room club and arts venue that captures the feeling of an illegal party in a squatted industrial space - while still being clean, ... More
 
 
 
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Union Street Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Orson's Shadow
A local urban living room found beneath Union Street Cafe in Borough, Union Street Bar is Gordon Ramsay's first destination bar. Open until 2am on Thursday, ... More
 
 
 
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Devonshire House
London > Nightlife > Bars
64 Union Street, SE1 | 9 minutes from Orson's Shadow
Within the Flat Iron Square site, an area encompassing six railway arches and filled with restaurants, street food and a live music venue, is Devonshire ... More
 
 
 
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Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Orson's Shadow
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
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Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Orson's Shadow
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
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Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Orson's Shadow
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
 
 
 

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All In A RowAll In A Row2019-02-23T15:00:00+00002019-03-09T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Southwark Playhouse, 77-85  Newington Causeway      SE1 6BD
Category: event
Now On
All In A Row
BodiesBodiesTwo's Company presents the first staging of James Saunders' comedy of sexual and marital relations in over 20 years, directed by Tricia Thorns.2019-02-23T15:30:00+00002019-03-09T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Southwark Playhouse, 77-85  Newington Causeway      SE1 6BD
Category: event
Now On
Bodies
Billy Bishop Goes To WarBilly Bishop Goes To WarProud Haddock's production is a tribute to and a biography of the First World War Canadian fighter pilot. Written and composed by John Gray, in collaboration with Eric Peterson and directed by Jimmy Walters.2019-03-13T20:00:00+00002019-04-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Southwark Playhouse, 77-85  Newington Causeway      SE1 6BD
Category: event
On Soon
Billy Bishop Goes To War
The Rubenstein KissThe Rubenstein KissThe Rubenstein KissRuby Bentall, best known for playing Verity in the BBC's Poldark, takes on the role of Esther Rubenstein in The Rubenstein Kiss, a tale of conspiracy and betrayal in the Cold War, staged at the Southwark Playhouse. Inspired by the true story of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, who were executed in 1953 for allegedly providing atomic secrets to the Sovie2019-03-14T00:00:00+00002019-04-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Southwark Playhouse, 77-85  Newington Causeway      SE1 6BD
Category: event
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event > Theatre > Musicals
PRICING  £22 (Adults), £18 (Concessions)
DATES  14th March to 13th April 2019
VENUE  Southwark Playhouse 
Ruby Bentall, best known for playing Verity in the BBC's Poldark, takes on the role of Esther Rubenstein in The Rubenstein Kiss, a tale of conspiracy and betrayal in the Cold War, staged at the Southwark Playhouse. Inspired by the true story of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, who were executed in 1953 for allegedly providing atomic secrets to the Sovie... More about this event
 
Other People's MoneyOther People's MoneySet in the world of corporate business, Jerry Sterner's dark comedy explores commercial values and whether everything has a price.2019-04-17T20:00:00+01002019-05-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Southwark Playhouse, 77-85  Newington Causeway      SE1 6BD
Category: event
 
Other People's Money
Ain't Misbehavin'Ain't Misbehavin'A Made in Colchester production that explores the life and times of jazz musician Fats Waller. Directed by Tyrone Huntley.2019-04-19T19:30:00+01002019-06-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Southwark Playhouse, 77-85  Newington Causeway      SE1 6BD
Category: event
 
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An immersive installation exploring origins, history and future of remembrance rituals, created by the Tony and Olivier Award-winning artists 59 ...More

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IWM London (Imperial War Museums) 9 minutes walk from Orson's Shadow

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