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PeopleFrances de la Tour, Linda Bassett and Selina Cadell star in Nicholas Hytner's production of Alan Bennett's drama. When Dorothy contemplates having a sale, a chance to release all her wonderful treasures onto the open market, she has one aspect to consider: the horrifying thought of opening her beloved stately home to the public. Will the end result be worth inviting all these people to traipse through her home? Book tickets for People at the National Theatre on LondonTown.com.

 

About National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

The Lyttelton is one of three theatres which make up the National Theatre. It was built in a proscenium style, but has thoroughly modern sightlines and acoustics. There really is no bad seat here as there are no circle rails or view-blocking pillars. More about National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

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ME London
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £75  41% off
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Treasure Island (Over 10s)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd December 2014 to 8th April 2015
National Theatre: Olivier Theatre, South Bank, SE1 | 3 minutes from People
Seeing Treasure Island activates that "little spark of adolescent runaway that still hankers after adventure and treasure," so says the Financial Times. The National ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 8 minutes from People
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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 | 11 minutes from People
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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Entertainment near People

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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
National Theatre, South Bank, SE1 | Same location as People
Replacing the National Theatre's Cottesloe Theatre, which closed on 23rd February 2013, the Dorfman Theatre will see the site redeveloped, with a greater capacity, more comfortable ... More
 
 
 
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Rambert
London > Entertainment > Theatres
99 Upper Ground, SE1 | 3 minutes from People
Founded by Marie Rambert in 1926, who was heavily influenced by her work with Diaghilev, Stravinsky and the Ballet Russes, Rambert dance company is one of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
BFI IMAX Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
1 Charlie Chaplin Walk, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from People
With a huge 26m x 20m screen, a 12,000 watt digital surround sound-system, and the special multi-dimensional technology of the IMAX format (short for Image Maximum), ... More
 
 
 
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The Hayward Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from People
The Hayward Gallery has been the originator or host of influential exhibitions since 1968. It mounts temporary exhibitions of contemporary and historical art. The gallery, named ... More
 
 
 
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The Poetry Library
London > Attractions > Museums
Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from People
The most comprehensive and accessible collection of poetry from 1914 in Britain, The Poetry Library within the Southbank Centre contains 90,000 items and is still growing. ... More
 
 
 
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South Bank
London > Attractions >
SE1 | 3 minutes from People
This stretch along the Thames is one of the cultural and social hubs of London with the Southbank Centre - which includes Royal Festival Hall, Queen ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near People
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Foyles Royal Festival Hall
London > Shopping > Books
Riverside, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from People
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Around 30,000 books are stocked at this branch on a broad range ... More
 
 
 
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
63 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from People
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This ... More
 
 
 
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
22 Cornwall Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from People
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This, ... More
 
 
 
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Mezzanine
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
National Theatre, Upper Ground - South Bank, SE1 | Same location as People
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Benugo Bar & Kitchen
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from People
Benugo is a high class chain of cafes selling handmade sandwiches, salads and desserts. What makes it stand out from the over-crowded coffee shop market is ... More
 
 
 
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Brasserie Blanc
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
9 Belvedere Road, SE1 | 3 minutes from People
Seasonal French fare from Raymond Blanc's team is on offer at 20 brasseries across the UK, including seven in London. In 1996, Raymond opened his first ... More
 
 
 
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Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 14 minutes from People
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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London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 17 minutes from People
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
 
 
 
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The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 17 minutes from People
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
 
 
 
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London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
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Six private treatment rooms, including a couples' suite and a private thermal suite, make up agua Bathhouse and Spa within Mondrian London at Sea Containers. Bringing ... More
 
 
 
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London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from People
The concrete promenade along the South Bank greatly benefits from this large patch of green grass for striders, strollers and sightseers to relax on. Not ... More
 
 
 
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
62 Stamford Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from People
If you're the kind of drinker who gets thirsty, very thirsty, and you don't have the time or patience to queue for at a very busy ... More
 
 
 
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King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from People
A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
 
 
 
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
36 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from People
This is a gastropub that takes both parts of its name seriously, and you can certainly have a good evening just popping in to sample some ... More
 
 
 
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London > Nightlife > Bars
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Designed by the Eden Project and run by Company of Cooks, the Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden is the place to be on a summer's evening ... More
 
 
 
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London > Nightlife > Bars
Oxo Tower Wharf, Barge House Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from People
Boasting one of the best views in town, the Oxo Tower Bar is perfect for combining a spot of leisurely (if static) sightseeing with some classy ... More
 
 
 
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London > Nightlife > Bars
Mondrian London, 20 Upper Ground, SE1 | 6 minutes from People
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London > Business > Venue Hire
South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as People
The Deck is a modern roof-top venue with stunning views over the Thames, available for hire at the National Theatre, part of the Southbank Centre which ... More
 
 
 
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National Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as People
The greatest theatre in the world? Probably. Each year the three superb venues in the National Theatre put on a significant proportion of the world's best ... More
 
 
 
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Skylon
London > Business > Venue Hire
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from People
The Royal Festival Hall's refurbishment has done away with 'The People's Palace', the marvellously 1950s restaurant that used to occupy this space, and replaced it with ... More
 
 
 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre events

 
DaraDaraDaraA play originally performed in Pakistan, Dara takes the audience to seventeenth century Mughal India two watch the story of two brothers, whose mother's death inspired the Taj Mahal, who are heirs to the Muslim empire. With two different interpretations of religion, they will fight for succession. Shahid Nadeem's intense domestic drama has been ada2nd March 2015Saturday 4th April 2015 Where:
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre,   South Bank      SE1 9PX
Category: event

event > Theatre > Adaptations
DATES  20th January to 4th April 2015
VENUE  National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 
A play originally performed in Pakistan, Dara takes the audience to seventeenth century Mughal India two watch the story of two brothers, whose mother's death inspired the Taj Mahal, who are heirs to the Muslim empire. With two different interpretations of religion, they will fight for succession. Shahid Nadeem's intense domestic drama has been ada... More about this event
 
Man and SupermanMan and SupermanMan and SupermanRalph Fiennes stars as the radical bachelor Jack Tanner in Man and Superman, Simon Godwin's reinvented version of the grand-scale, romantic comedy by George Bernard Shaw. Acting alongside Indira Varma, who plays the heiress Ann, Fiennes is celebrated radical thinker and rich bachelor, and now guardian to the alluring Ann. She decides to marry Tanne3rd March 2015Sunday 17th May 2015 Where:
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre,   South Bank      SE1 9PX
Category: event
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event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES  17th February to 17th May 2015
VENUE  National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 
Ralph Fiennes stars as the radical bachelor Jack Tanner in Man and Superman, Simon Godwin's reinvented version of the grand-scale, romantic comedy by George Bernard Shaw. Acting alongside Indira Varma, who plays the heiress Ann, Fiennes is celebrated radical thinker and rich bachelor, and now guardian to the alluring Ann. She decides to marry Tanne... More about this event
 
Antonia Fraser: Author EventAntonia Fraser: Author EventMy History is the childhood and early-life memoir of the biographer and historian Antonia Fraser; recapturing the experiences of her Oxford youth, it also chronicles the progress of her love of history.12th March 2015Thursday 12th March 2015 Where:
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre,   South Bank      SE1 9PX
Category: event
On Soon
Antonia Fraser: Author Event
Shaw And Superman: TalkShaw And Superman: TalkInformative talk about the work of Bernard Shaw.13th March 2015Friday 13th March 2015 Where:
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre,   South Bank      SE1 9PX
Category: event
On Soon
Shaw And Superman: Talk
Nadia Fall And Tanya Ronder On Dara: TalkNadia Fall And Tanya Ronder On Dara: TalkThe writer and adapter discuss their work.18th March 2015Wednesday 18th March 2015 Where:
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre,   South Bank      SE1 9PX
Category: event
On Soon
Nadia Fall And Tanya Ronder On Dara: Talk
Light Shining In BuckinghamshireLight Shining In BuckinghamshireCaryl Churchill's impassioned drama about a group of rebels, preachers, soldiers and dissenters, who go into battle for the heart and soul of England in the aftermath of a bloody and brutal civil war. Directed by Lyndsey Turner.15th April 2015Monday 22nd June 2015 Where:
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre,   South Bank      SE1 9PX
Category: event
 
Light Shining In Buckinghamshire
The Motherf**ker With The HatThe Motherf**ker With The HatStephen Adly Guirgis's profane and hilarious Tony award nominated tale of love and addiction in New York City, centred on a former drug dealer called Jackie, who is released from prison and attempts to get his life back in order. Directed by Indhu Rubasingham.10th June 2015Tuesday 7th July 2015 Where:
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre,   South Bank      SE1 9PX
Category: event
 
The Motherf**ker With The Hat
 

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The Hard Problem
The Hard Problem
Theatre | Until 16th April 2015 

National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre

Sir Nicholas Hytner's last production at the National before he steps down as Artistic Director will be Tom Stoppard's neuroscience ...More

 
Dara
Dara
Theatre | Until 4th April 2015 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

A play originally performed in Pakistan, Dara takes the audience to seventeenth century Mughal India two watch the story of ...More

 
History Is Now
History Is Now
Exhibitions | Until 26th April 2015 

The Hayward Gallery 2 minutes walk from National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

A well-timed exhibition, History is Now: 7 Artists Take on Britain offers an inventive way of exploring the country's recent ...More

 
Gospel 2015: Sing Inspiration
Concerts | On 2nd March 2015 

Southbank Centre 3 minutes walk from National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

Gospel performances comes courtesy of Faye Simpson, Lurine Cato, Priscilla Jones, Sharlene Hector, Basil Meade, David Daniels, Freddie Thompson & ...More

History Is Now: 7 Artists Take On Britain
Exhibitions | Until 26th April 2015 

Southbank Centre 3 minutes walk from National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

Objects selected by seven artists exploring the country's recent history, featuring works by artists including Keith Arnatt, Tony Cragg, Richard ...More

Women And Politics: Talk
Exhibitions | On 2nd March 2015 

Southbank Centre 3 minutes walk from National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

Guest speakers discuss what the next government will do for women....More

Mason & Painter Takeover
Exhibitions | Until 31st March 2015 

Southbank Centre 3 minutes walk from National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

A collection of contemporary works from the design duo, based around the concept of flora and fauna....More

Changing Britain 1945-2015
Changing Britain 1945-2015
Exhibitions | Until 9th May 2015 

Southbank Centre 3 minutes walk from National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

The Southbank Centre looks at the last 70 years of British history in Changing Britain 1945-2015, a 3-month arts festival ...More

 
Sheila Hicks
Exhibitions | Until 19th April 2015 

Southbank Centre 3 minutes walk from National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

The American-born, Paris-based artist explores the intersection between textiles and architecture....More

Gamelan Novice Course
Exhibitions | Until 13th March 2015 

Southbank Centre 3 minutes walk from National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

A class designed for newcomers to the gamelan....More

 
 
 
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