The Wind In The Willows

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 17TH JANUARY 2015

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From Nov 26, Tue-Sat 7pm, Sun 5pm, mats Wed, Sat 2.30pm, Sun 1.30pm, no mats Nov 26, Dec 3, extra mat perfs Dec 9, 16, 19, 22 & 23, 30, Jan 1, 6, 13, 15, 2.30pm, no eve perfs Dec 9, 16, 24, 30 & 31, Jan 6, 13, no perfs Dec 21, 25 & 26 (press night Dec 2), ends Jan 17
 
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The Wind In The WillowsGardener, broadcaster and novelist Alan Titchmarsh makes his West End debut as the narrator in Will Tuckett's production of The Wind in the Willows, the role performed last year by Blackadder star Tony Robinson. The Royal Opera House production, named Best Entertainment and Family Show at the 2014 Olivier Awards, returns to London's West End for an eight-week run at the Vaudeville Theatre, bringing Kenneth Grahame's classic story to life through dance, song, music and puppetry. The tale of four friends - Ratty, Mole and Badger and the reckless Mr Toad - is "an energetic, enjoyable and atmospheric production" said The Telegraph, "just make sure you take your three best friends along for the ride". Will Tuckett directs and choreographs and the narration is written by the former Poet Laureate Andrew Motion. Suitable for over 5s.

 

About Vaudeville Theatre

Designed by CJ Phipps, the Vaudeville is the third theatre to be built on this site. The current Vaudeville opened on 23rd February 1926 with a revue called RSVP. One of the theatre's major successes was in 1954 with the musical 'Salad Days', starring Julian Slade and Deborah Reynolds. More about Vaudeville Theatre

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Charing Cross Railway Station
 
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    Di and Viv and RoseDi and Viv and RoseDi and Viv and RoseFollowing its sell out success at Hampstead Theatre, 'Di and Viv and Rose', a heart-warming play by Amelia Bullmore transfers to the Vaudeville Theatre in the West End and Tamzin Outhwaite, star of the original, makes the transfer too. People you meet at university often become lifelong friends, whether you like it or not. 'Di and Viv and Rose' a4th March 2015Saturday 23rd May 2015 Where:
    Vaudeville Theatre, 404  Strand      WC2R 0NH
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    event > Theatre > Comedies
    DATES  22nd January to 23rd May 2015
    VENUE  Vaudeville Theatre 
    Following its sell out success at Hampstead Theatre, 'Di and Viv and Rose', a heart-warming play by Amelia Bullmore transfers to the Vaudeville Theatre in the West End and Tamzin Outhwaite, star of the original, makes the transfer too. People you meet at university often become lifelong friends, whether you like it or not. 'Di and Viv and Rose' a... More about this event
     
    OppenheimerOppenheimerAngus Jackson directs Tom Morton-Smith's historical drama about the Manhattan Project and the discovery of atomic fission during the Second World War. John Heffernan plays American theoretical physicist J Robert Oppenheimer, who wrestles with the personal cost of creating a weapon to end all conflicts.27th March 2015Saturday 23rd May 2015 Where:
    Vaudeville Theatre, 404  Strand      WC2R 0NH
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    Just Jim DaleJust Jim DaleJust Jim DaleIn his "light-footed and lovable new solo show" (The New York Times) the Tony and Grammy award-winning singer, dancer, comedian and Shakespearean actor takes us on a whistle-stop tour through his career laden with showbusiness anecdotes, songs and excerpts from his work. At 78, the raconteur and star of 11 Carry On films has racked up numerous wins26th May 2015Saturday 20th June 2015 Where:
    Vaudeville Theatre, 404  Strand      WC2R 0NH
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    event > Theatre > Solo
    DATES  26th May to 20th June 2015
    VENUE  Vaudeville Theatre 
    In his "light-footed and lovable new solo show" (The New York Times) the Tony and Grammy award-winning singer, dancer, comedian and Shakespearean actor takes us on a whistle-stop tour through his career laden with showbusiness anecdotes, songs and excerpts from his work. At 78, the raconteur and star of 11 Carry On films has racked up numerous wins... More about this event
     
    The Importance Of Being EarnestThe Importance Of Being EarnestThe Importance Of Being EarnestDavid Suchet, best known for his role as the precise Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, purses his lips as Lady Bracknell in Oscar Wilde's razor-sharp satire on Victorian manners. Famously, The Importance of Being Earnest centres on best friends Algernon and Ernest who adopt different identities as they swan between dual lives in the city and countr24th June 2015Saturday 7th November 2015 Where:
    Vaudeville Theatre, 404  Strand      WC2R 0NH
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    event > Theatre > Comedies
    DATES  24th June to 7th November 2015
    VENUE  Vaudeville Theatre 
    David Suchet, best known for his role as the precise Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, purses his lips as Lady Bracknell in Oscar Wilde's razor-sharp satire on Victorian manners. Famously, The Importance of Being Earnest centres on best friends Algernon and Ernest who adopt different identities as they swan between dual lives in the city and countr... More about this event
     
     

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