Privates On Parade

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 2ND MARCH 2013

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, St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N 4AU
 
 
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 until 
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon-Sat 7.30pm, mats Wed, Sat 2.30pm | no perf Dec 24-26
 
PRICES
£10, £27.50, £57.50
 

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Privates On ParadeSimon Russell Beale stars in Michael Grandage's production of Privates On Parade, Peter Nichols's second world war-set comedy, the first of five plays to be staged by the director at the Noel Coward Theatre for the following 15 months through which over 100,000 tickets are on offer for a mere £10. The well respected actor, who recently starred as Timon Of Athens at the National Theatre, plays the flamboyant Captain Terri Dennis who heads up the Song and Dance Unit while performing in the manner of Marlene Dietrich, Vera Lynn and Carmen Miranda. Set against the backdrop of the Malaysian campaign at the end of the Second World War, this award-winning comedy follows the trials of the recently-arrived Private Steven Flowers who discovers it takes more than a uniform to maketh the man.

 

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Built by the Wyndham family as a companion to the Wyndham's Theatre, the Noel Coward Theatre is a stately building. Originally named the 'New Theatre', it shook off its unimaginative and inaccurate name in on its 70th birthday and became the 'Albery'. More about Noel Coward Theatre

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Leicester Square Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Covent Garden Tube Station
 
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Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
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City Thameslink Station
 
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St Martins Lane NCP
 
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Upper St Martins Lane NCP
 
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    Shakespeare in LoveShakespeare in LoveShakespeare in LoveThis stage adaptation of the hugely popular film, Shakespeare in Love, is "the best British comedy since One Man, Two Guvnors", according to the Daily Telegraph. Directed and designed by Cheek by Jowl's Declan Donnellan and Nick Ormerod, it's a more earnest interpretation than its big screen predecessor with the scene set by Will Shakespeare strugg2015-03-30T19:30:00+01002015-04-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Noel Coward Theatre,   St Martin's Lane      WC2N 4AU
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    DATES  2nd July 2014 to 18th April 2015
    VENUE  Noel Coward Theatre 
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