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King LearKing LearKing LearSimon Russell Beale is King Lear in the Sam Mendes directed production of Shakespeare's great tragedy at the National Theatre, staged from January 2014. The Skyfall director instructs a cast which includes Kate Fleetwood as Goneril and Anna Maxwell Martin as Regan, Lear's two fawning daughters while Olivia Vinall plays Cordelia, his third and favou23rd April 2014Wednesday 2nd July 2014 Where:
National Theatre: Olivier Theatre, South Bank SE1 8XZ
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King Lear
event > Theatre > Shakespearean productions
DATES 14th January to 2nd July 2014
Simon Russell Beale is King Lear in the Sam Mendes directed production of Shakespeare's great tragedy at the National Theatre, staged from January 2014. The Sk...More about this event
A Small Family BusinessA Small Family BusinessA Small Family BusinessNigel Lindsay stars as Jack McCracken, a principled man horrified at the extent of the greed in his extended family, in A Small Family Business, Alan Ayckbourn's comedy drama written for the National Theatre in 1987 during the height of Thatcherism. Adam Penford directs this revival playing in the Olivier Theatre in which Lindsay (Olivier nominated24th April 2014Saturday 31st May 2014 Where:
National Theatre: Olivier Theatre, South Bank SE1 8XZ
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A Small Family Business
event > Theatre > Comedies
DATES 1st April to 31st May 2014
Nigel Lindsay stars as Jack McCracken, a principled man horrified at the extent of the greed in his extended family, in A Small Family Business, Alan Ayckbourn...More about this event
NT Platforms: Alan Bennett: TalkNT Platforms: Alan Bennett: TalkThe award-winning playwright discusses his work.7th May 2014Wednesday 7th May 2014 Where:
National Theatre: Olivier Theatre, South Bank SE1 8XZ
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NT Platforms: Alan Bennett: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
DATES Wednesday 7th May 2014 - 7pm
The award-winning playwright discusses his work.
MedeaMedeaMedeaHelen McCrory stars in the title role in Carrie Cracknell's production of Medea, the Euripides' tragedy, adapted by Ben Power for the National Theatre. Medea is faced with separation from the children she has had for her husband, who has abandoned her and so enacts a dreadful revenge. Director Carrie Cracknell had a hit earlier in the year at the N14th July 2014Thursday 4th September 2014 Where:
National Theatre: Olivier Theatre, South Bank SE1 8XZ
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Medea
event > Theatre > Adaptations
DATES 14th July to 4th September 2014
Helen McCrory stars in the title role in Carrie Cracknell's production of Medea, the Euripides' tragedy, adapted by Ben Power for the National Theatre. Medea i...More about this event
The James Plays: James IThe James Plays: James IThe James Plays: James IThe James Plays, a trio of new history plays by award-winning writer Rona Munro bringing to life three generations of Stewart kings who ruled Scotland in the tumultuous fifteenth century, comes to the National Theatre this autumn. In the first installment, James I returns to Scotland after 18 years' imprisonment at the hands of the English, with hi10th September 2014Tuesday 28th October 2014 Where:
National Theatre: Olivier Theatre, South Bank SE1 8XZ
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The James Plays: James I
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES 10th September to 28th October 2014
The James Plays, a trio of new history plays by award-winning writer Rona Munro bringing to life three generations of Stewart kings who ruled Scotland in the t...More about this event
The James Plays: James IIThe James Plays: James IIThe James Plays: James IIThe second of three new plays by award-winning writer Rona Munro about 15th century Scottish kings, in James II the king has become the ultimate prize in a terrible game being played by Scotland's most powerful families. James, played by Andrew Rothney (Blackbird, KJB: The Book That Changed the World, The Cottage), can only trust William his childh15th September 2014Wednesday 29th October 2014 Where:
National Theatre: Olivier Theatre, South Bank SE1 8XZ
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The James Plays: James II
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES 15th September to 29th October 2014
The second of three new plays by award-winning writer Rona Munro about 15th century Scottish kings, in James II the king has become the ultimate prize in a ter...More about this event
The James Plays: James IIIThe James Plays: James IIIThe James Plays: James IIIJames III is full of grand schemes in the third and final installment of Rona Munro's trio of new history plays, The James Plays, which play in rep at the National Theatre this autumn. Presenting "accessible, popular culture versions of our medieval history" (Scottish writer Munro told the BBC), James III picks up the action as Scotland approaches 19th September 2014Wednesday 29th October 2014 Where:
National Theatre: Olivier Theatre, South Bank SE1 8XZ
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The James Plays: James III
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES 19th September to 29th October 2014
James III is full of grand schemes in the third and final installment of Rona Munro's trio of new history plays, The James Plays, which play in rep at the Nati...More about this event
Treasure Island (Over 10s)Treasure Island (Over 10s)Treasure Island (Over 10s)The National Theatre's Christmas kids' show takes Robert Louis Stevenson's classic, Treasure Island, and adapts it for children aged ten and above. This stage adaptation has been written by Bryony Lavery, the 67-year-old playwright best known for her play Frozen, who has also penned The Believers, playing at the Tricycle Theatre earlier in the year22nd December 2014Wednesday 21st January 2015 Where:
National Theatre: Olivier Theatre, South Bank SE1 8XZ
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Treasure Island (Over 10s)
event > Theatre > Adaptations
DATES 22nd December 2014 to 21st January 2015
The National Theatre's Christmas kids' show takes Robert Louis Stevenson's classic, Treasure Island, and adapts it for children aged ten and above. This stage ...More about this event
 
 

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King Lear
King Lear
Theatre | Until 2nd July 2014 

National Theatre: Olivier Theatre

Simon Russell Beale is King Lear in the Sam Mendes directed production of Shakespeare's great tragedy at the National Theatre, ...More

 
Pull Out All The Stops - An Organ Celebration
Pull Out All The Stops - An Organ Celebration
Concerts | Until 7th June 2014 

Southbank Centre 2 minutes walk from National Theatre: Olivier Theatre

Celebrating the complete restoration and return of the Royal Festival Hall's organ, the Southbank Centre is hosting Pull Out All ...More

 
Letters Live
Exhibitions | On 23rd April 2014 

Southbank Centre 2 minutes walk from National Theatre: Olivier Theatre

Letters written by a number of well-known cultural figures, and ordinary people, read aloud....More

Martin Creed: What's the point of it?
Martin Creed: What's the point of it?
Exhibitions | Until 5th May 2014 

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

He got all the bells ringing in the country at the same time to launch the cultural Olympic celebration in ...More

 
Udderbelly Festival
Udderbelly Festival
Comedy | Until 13th July 2014 

Southbank Centre 3 minutes walk from National Theatre: Olivier Theatre

Look out for an upside-down purple cow as you're crossing over the Golden Jubilee footbridge to the Southbank Centre from ...More

 
The Silver Tassie
The Silver Tassie
Theatre | Until 21st May 2014 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 3 minutes walk from National Theatre: Olivier Theatre

The dazzling Harry Heegan is off to war, following the football team's latest victory in The Silver Tassie, Sean O'Casey's ...More

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

Tattershall Castle 4 minutes walk from National Theatre: Olivier Theatre

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

 
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Theatre | Until 29th November 2014 

Savoy Theatre 5 minutes walk from National Theatre: Olivier Theatre

'My Family' actor Robert Lindsay makes his musical theatre comeback in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels which previews at London's Savoy Theatre ...More

 
Boro: Threads of Life
Exhibitions | Until 26th April 2014 

Somerset House 5 minutes walk from National Theatre: Olivier Theatre

A free exhibition of 40 fine examples of Boro work - Japanese for 'mended rags' - dating from the late ...More

Court and Craft: A Masterpiece from Northern Iraq
Court and Craft: A Masterpiece from Northern Iraq
Exhibitions | Until 18th May 2014 

Courtauld Institute Gallery 5 minutes walk from National Theatre: Olivier Theatre

A precious metalwork bag, made in Northern Iraq around 1300, will be the centrepiece of the Courtauld exhibition, Court and ...More

 
 
 
 
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