The Body of an American

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 8TH FEBRUARY 2014

ADDRESS
Gate Theatre, 11 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill, London W11 3HQ 
 
Dates:
16th January 2014 until 8th February 2014
 
OPENING TIMES
Jan 16-18, 20-25, 27-31, Feb 1, 3-8, 7.30pm, mats Jan 25, Feb 1, 8, 3pm
 
PRICES
£10 and £20, disabled £15
 

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Dan O'Brien's prize-winning drama about war and war reporting, in which two actors take on more than 30 roles, comes to Notting Hill's Gate Theatre in January 2014. Part of the Gate's 'These American Lives' season, The Body of an American charts an extraordinary friendship and features some of the most iconic war images from around the world.

 

About Gate Theatre

With an average audience capacity of 70, the Gate has been presenting first class fringe theatre for over 30 years and continues to do so, making it famous for being one of London's best known small theatre spaces. Situated above a pub in Notting Hill, the intimate theatre is one where you can get up close and personal with the actors. More about Gate Theatre

LondonTown.com - The Body of an American Location Map

 
 
 
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Notting Hill Gate Tube Station
 
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Holland Park Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
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Bayswater Road NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
Arthur Court NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Chronicles Of KalkiChronicles Of KalkiAditi Brennan Kapil's extraordinary play, part film noir, part graphic novel will receive its European Premiere under the direction of JMK Award winner Alex Brown.28th January 2015Saturday 31st January 2015 Where:
Gate Theatre, 11  Pembridge Road      W11 3HQ
Category: event
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Chronicles Of Kalki
event > Theatre > Specialist
DATES  Wednesday 28th January 2015 - 3pm
VENUE  Gate Theatre 
Aditi Brennan Kapil's extraordinary play, part film noir, part graphic novel will receive its European Premiere under the direction of JMK Award winner Alex Brown.
The Rise and Shine of Comrade FiascoThe Rise and Shine of Comrade FiascoAndrew Whaley's comic take on post-colonial Zimbabwe, The Rise and Shine of Comrade Fiasco at the Gate Theatre is part of Christopher Haydon's new season Freedom Burning, which explores how human beings try to achieve liberty. The Fringe First winning play shows three prisoners who are being held after a brawl. When joined by Fiasco, who claims to 26th February 2015Saturday 21st March 2015 Where:
Gate Theatre, 11  Pembridge Road      W11 3HQ
Category: event
On Soon
The Rise and Shine of Comrade Fiasco
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES  26th February to 21st March 2015
VENUE  Gate Theatre 
Andrew Whaley's comic take on post-colonial Zimbabwe, The Rise and Shine of Comrade Fiasco at the Gate Theatre is part of Christopher Haydon's new season Freedom Burning, which explores how human beings try to achieve liberty. The Fringe First winning play shows three prisoners who are being held after a brawl. When joined by Fiasco, who claims to ... More about this event
Freedom BurningFreedom BurningA double bill featuring Andrew Whaley's award-winning piece The Rise And Shine Of Comrade Fiasco and Danai Gurira's Eclipsed.26th February 2015Saturday 16th May 2015 Where:
Gate Theatre, 11  Pembridge Road      W11 3HQ
Category: event
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Freedom Burning
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES  26th February to 16th May 2015
VENUE  Gate Theatre 
A double bill featuring Andrew Whaley's award-winning piece The Rise And Shine Of Comrade Fiasco and Danai Gurira's Eclipsed.
EclipsedEclipsedFour young female rebel fighters are struggling to survive the civil war, but find that the real threat comes from the brutality of their own side's members. A new girl arrives in their group, who can read, and an older one, who can kill, and this may also threaten the future of this particular sisterhood. Drama written by Danai Gurira, set during 23rd April 2015Saturday 16th May 2015 Where:
Gate Theatre, 11  Pembridge Road      W11 3HQ
Category: event
 
Eclipsed
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES  23rd April to 16th May 2015
VENUE  Gate Theatre 
Four young female rebel fighters are struggling to survive the civil war, but find that the real threat comes from the brutality of their own side's members. A new girl arrives in their group, who can read, and an older one, who can kill, and this may also threaten the future of this particular sisterhood. Drama written by Danai Gurira, set during
 

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