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THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 17TH NOVEMBER 2012

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From Oct 18, Mon-Sat 7.45pm, mats Thu, Sat 3.30pm (press night Oct 26, 7pm, no mat perf Oct 20, 25), ends Nov 17
 
PRICES
Mon £10, Tue-Sat 7.45pm £20, Thu, Sat 3.30pm/available until Oct 27 concs £15, no tickets available for advance purchase; all tickets on sale on day of performance
 

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The RiverDominic ('McNulty') West, Miranda Raison and Laura Donnelly star in Jez (Jerusalem) Butterworth's bewitching story, The River, at the Jerwood Theatre upstairs at the Royal Court. If the pairing of the actor from hit US series, The Wire, and the man behind the award-winning West End show, Jerusalem, were not excitement enough, that feeling of anticipation will only be heightened by the fact that tickets for each show are only available on the day. Because The River is being staged in small upstairs theatre, which seats around 85 people per performance, tickets are being sold online at 9am and are also available to those prepared to queue available from 10am. From 18th October, please form an orderly line. Ian Rickson, who directed Jerusalem, reunites with Butterworth once again for this drama which begins in a remote, clifftop cabin on a moonless night.

 

About Royal Court Theatre

Dedicated to putting on new work and discovering new voices, the Royal Court Theatre was seen as 'the most important theatre in Europe' by no less an authority than The New York Times. In 1956 it staged John Osborne's Look Back in Anger - a landmark in modern British drama - and the Sloane Square theatre has continued to produce work of an equally high standard, with numerous productions making a successful transition to the West End. More about Royal Court Theatre

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Sloane Square Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  22% off
7-12 Sloane Square, SW1W | 1 minute from The River
Located right on Sloane Square, where the old Royal Court Hotel used to be, Sloane Square Hotel is a welcoming and well decorated reincarnation. All the ... More
 
 
 
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HarrogateHarrogateRichard Twyman directs Al Smith's timely drama about the passage of time and the changes that occur within people.2016-10-20T19:45:00+01002016-10-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Court Theatre,   Sloane Square      SW1W 8AS
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Inside The Score With Lewis Gaston: I Capuleti: Bellini's Dissonant Bel Canto StyleInside The Score With Lewis Gaston: I Capuleti: Bellini's Dissonant Bel Canto StyleThe rising young conductor discusses the orchestration and vocal parts of the score of one of Bellini's best works to see how his approach to composing opera was radically different from his contemporaries.2016-11-01T10:30:00+00002016-11-01T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Court Theatre,   Sloane Square      SW1W 8AS
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Inside The Score With Lewis Gaston: I Capuleti: Bellini's Dissonant Bel Canto Style
The BashThe BashA gala night of celebration to support the next 60 years of new writing at the London theatre. A gourmet gastronomic feast will be scattered throughout the building, leading the audience between intimate theatrical experiences. On the main stage, high profile acting alumni present a one night only performance, while DJs hold court in the bar and th2016-11-02T19:00:00+00002016-11-02T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Court Theatre,   Sloane Square      SW1W 8AS
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The Bash
The Sewing GroupThe Sewing GroupA woman arrives in a rural village in pre-industrial England but the close-knit community soon begins to question her motives in EV Crowe's tantalising drama, directed by Stewart Laing.2016-11-10T19:45:00+00002016-12-22T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Court Theatre,   Sloane Square      SW1W 8AS
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The ChildrenThe ChildrenTwo retired nuclear scientists enjoy a peaceful, uncluttered existence in an isolated cottage by the sea until an old friend arrives with an alarming request in Lucy Kirkwood's probing drama starring Francesca Annis, Ron Cook and Deborah Findlay. Directed by James Macdonald.2016-11-17T19:30:00+00002017-01-14T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Court Theatre,   Sloane Square      SW1W 8AS
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The Children
The DukeThe DukeHoipolloi's artistic director and award-winning writer and performer Shon Dale-Jones presents a solo show that takes audiences on an imaginative and touching journey, which gently challenges people to consider their priorities in a world full of crisis. Written to raise money for child refugees.2016-11-28T18:00:00+00002016-12-02T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Court Theatre,   Sloane Square      SW1W 8AS
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The Duke
Wish ListWish ListWarehouse worker Tamsin fights for the rights and benefits of her obsessive-compulsive brother Dean in Katherine Soper's sensitive familial drama, directed by Matthew Xia. Staged by Royal Court Theatre and Royal Exchange Theatre.2017-01-10T19:45:00+00002017-02-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Court Theatre,   Sloane Square      SW1W 8AS
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Escaped AloneEscaped AloneCaryl Churchill returns to the Royal Court with a drama about three old friends and a neighbour, who encounter tea and catastrophe during one summer afternoon. Directed by James Macdonald. Contains pulsating lights.2017-01-25T19:30:00+00002017-02-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Court Theatre,   Sloane Square      SW1W 8AS
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Scottish Artists 1750-1900: From Caledonia to the Continent
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Exhibitions | Until 9th October 2016 

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace 22 minutes walk from The River

The Queen has one of the finest collections of Scottish art in the world and Scottish Artists 1750 ...More

 
Maria Merians Butterflies
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Exhibitions | Until 9th October 2016 

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace 22 minutes walk from The River

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The Pianist Of Willesden Lane
Theatre | Until 22nd October 2016 

St James Theatre 24 minutes walk from The River

Based on the book The Children Of Willesden Lane: Beyond The Kindertransport: A Memoir Of Music, Love And Survival, this ...More

Wicked
Wicked
Theatre | Until 29th April 2017 

Apollo Victoria Theatre 1.44 miles from The River

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Nobody Expects The Spanish Inquisition: Lecture
Exhibitions | On 27th September 2016 

Cadogan Hall 1.98 miles from The River

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Mariinsky Orchestra 2: Complete Cycle Of Prokofiev Symphonies
Concerts | On 27th September 2016 

Cadogan Hall 1.98 miles from The River

Valery Gergiev conducts the Russian composer's Symphony No 4 In C, Violin Concerto No 2 In G Minor and Symphony ...More

Chinese Afternoon Tea at Harrods
Chinese Afternoon Tea at Harrods
Foodie Events | Until 25th April 2017 

Chai Wu Harrods 2.01 miles from The River

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Tabor Robak: Drinking Bird Seasons
Exhibitions | Until 13th November 2016 

Serpentine Gallery 2.3 miles from The River

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Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2016: Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)
Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2016: Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)
Exhibitions | Until 9th October 2016 

Serpentine Gallery 2.3 miles from The River

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Serpentine Pavilion And Summer Houses 2016
Exhibitions | Until 9th October 2016 

Serpentine Gallery 2.3 miles from The River

Bjarke Ingels' striking fibreglass box pavilion and four specially designed summer houses....More

 
 
 
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