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Twelfth NightThe Apollo Theatre welcomes back Mark Rylance, whose stunning performance in Jerusalem bowled over audiences in London and New York, for one of Shakespeare's most beloved comedies. The actor returns to the Bankside theatre to starring in an all-male award-winning production of Twelfth Night by Original Practices following a three-week run earlier in the autumn at The Globe. Rylance plays Olivia in the production, reviving a role he took on ten years ago when the show premiered in 2002. With a celebrated cast in some of Shakespeare's most loved roles you can expect comedy, cruelty and plenty of cross-dressing in this bittersweet production about two teams battling within the house of Olivia. On one hand, the lovesick lord Orsino plots against the heart of indifferent Olivia. On the other hand, a vexed alliance of servants scheme against her steward Malvolio (portrayed deliciously by Stephen Fry). Transporting you right back to 1601 with traditional Shakespearian costume, music and dance, Twelfth Night is part of Shakespeare's Globe's 'The Play's the Thing' season and runs concurrently with Richard III at the same venue.

 

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The first West End theatre of the Edwardian Age, the Apollo has a pleasingly over-the-top design that takes in facades, statuary, and a gypsy coat-of-arms that was intended to bring good luck. Vertigo sufferers may wish to know that the balcony at the Apollo is said to be the highest in London, a design that was intended to improve the acoustic for musicals. More about Apollo Theatre

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Twelfth Night  Mark Rylance as Olivia in Twelfth Night at Shakespeare's Globe, 2002. Photo by John Tramper  

   
Twelfth Night - Mark Rylance as Olivia in Twelfth Night at Shakespeare's Globe, 2002. Photo by John Tramper

Twelfth Night Mark Rylance as Olivia in Twelfth Night at Shakespeare's Globe, 2002. Photo by John Tramper 


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Underground Stations

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Piccadilly Circus Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Euston Railway Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
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Brewer Street NCP
 
1 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Masterpark
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £112  42% off
Coventry Street, W1D | 2 minutes from Twelfth Night
Located right next to Leicester Square, in the heart of London's West End, the Every Hotel Piccadilly is the perfect hotel for those wanting to enjoy ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £210  32% off
68 Regent Street, W1B | 3 minutes from Twelfth Night
Café Royal is a 160-bedroom 5-star luxury hotel on Regent Street, in London's city centre overlooking Piccadilly Circus. The hotel has conference facilities, a cafe, bar ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £123  42% off
Leicester Square, WC2H | 4 minutes from Twelfth Night
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The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 24th June 2014 to 18th June 2016
Gielgud Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
This stage adaptation by Simon Stephens of Mark Haddon's hugely popular novel had a successful run at the National Theatre. Since then 'The Curious Incident of ...More
 
 
 
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The Entertainer
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th August to 12th November 2016
Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 5 minutes from Twelfth Night
Rob Ashford directs Kenneth Branagh and John Hurt, who returns to the London stage for the first time in a decade, in this production of John ...More
 
 
 
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London > Entertainment > Theatres
Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
From the outside, the Gielgud Theatre is an impressive sight, towering four storeys over Shaftesbury Avenue, its height further emphasized by the turret on top. The ... More
 
 
 
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Picturehouse Central
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
7-14 Coventry Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
A vast and much needed improvement on the old Cineworld cinema in the Trocodero, Picturehouse Central opened in June 2015 and was treated to a full ... More
 
 
 
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Criterion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, Soho, London W1V | 2 minutes from Twelfth Night
The tiny entrance of the Criterion Theatre is almost invisible among the massive advertisements, traffic and crowds of Piccadilly Circus. To ignore it, however, is to ... More
 
 
 
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London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Brewer Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
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Piccadilly Circus
London > Attractions > Sights
Piccadilly Circus, Soho, London W1J | 2 minutes from Twelfth Night
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London > Shopping > Delicatessens
7 Archer Street, Soho, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
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Vintage Magazine Store
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
39-43 Brewer Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
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Anabela Chan
London > Shopping > Jewellery
6 Denman Place, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
Hand-crafted magical, fun and fabulous jewels that tell stories is designer Anabela Chan's vision for her brand of jewellery. Her pieces, available at her London store ... More
 
 
 
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London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
12 Archer Street, Soho, , Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
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Ed's Easy Diner
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
Trocadero Centre, Unit 34B, 19 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
American Cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
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Spuntino
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
61 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D7PJ | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
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London Institute of Technology and English
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Sherwood Street, Soho, London W1F | 2 minutes from Twelfth Night
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Lamai Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Venues across London, Soho, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Twelfth Night
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Conde Nast College
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
16-17 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Twelfth Night
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London > Leisure > Golf
33 Great Pulteney Street, Soho, London W1F | 2 minutes from Twelfth Night
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Triyoga
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Unit 2.4-2.6 Kingly Court, Soho, London W1B5PW | 5 minutes from Twelfth Night
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Waxy O'Connor's
London > Nightlife > Pubs
14-16 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
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Waxy's Little Sister
London > Nightlife > Pubs
20 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from Twelfth Night
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Endurance
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
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London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Archer Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
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Bar Rumba
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
36 Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Twelfth Night
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Opium Cocktail & Dim Sum Parlour
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Jade Door, 15-16 Gerrard Street, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from Twelfth Night
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68 Dean Street
London > Business > Venue Hire
68 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Twelfth Night
This stylish private house in Soho is suitable for photo shoots, meetings, press events, filming and for a limited range of social events such as dinners ... More
 
 
 
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Odeon, Leicester Square
London > Business > Venue Hire
24-26 Leicester Square, Soho, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Twelfth Night
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Haymarket Hotel
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The Go-BetweenThe Go-BetweenThe Olivier and Tony Award-winning Michael Crawford returns to the West End in 2016 to star in The Go-Between at the Apollo Theatre. Directed by Roger Haines, the new musical drama is based on the novel by LP Hartley with music and lyrics by Richard Taylor and a book and lyrics by David Wood. Crawford will play Leo Colston, a man who has to face th2016-05-30T19:30:00+01002016-10-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Apollo Theatre, 29  Shaftesbury Avenue      W1D 7EZ
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event > Theatre > Musicals
PRICING  £19.50-£75
DATES  27th May to 15th October 2016
VENUE  Apollo Theatre 
The Olivier and Tony Award-winning Michael Crawford returns to the West End in 2016 to star in The Go-Between at the Apollo Theatre. Directed by Roger Haines, the new musical drama is based on the novel by LP Hartley with music and lyrics by Richard Taylor and a book and lyrics by David Wood. Crawford will play Leo Colston, a man who has to face th... More about this event
Horrible Histories: The Best Of Barmy BritainHorrible Histories: The Best Of Barmy BritainFollowing on from a series of successful productions, Horrible Historiesis back with The Best of Barmy Britain. Being staged at the Apollo Theatre, the show brings together the best and grizzliest bits from the previous productions to create one revolting romp through Britain's history. Directed by and starring Neal Foster, it features pivotal poin2016-08-05T12:00:00+01002016-09-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Apollo Theatre, 29  Shaftesbury Avenue      W1D 7EZ
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event > Theatre > Kids shows
PRICING  £15-£22, Premium Seats £29.50
DATES  5th August to 3rd September 2016
VENUE  Apollo Theatre 
Following on from a series of successful productions, Horrible Historiesis back with The Best of Barmy Britain. Being staged at the Apollo Theatre, the show brings together the best and grizzliest bits from the previous productions to create one revolting romp through Britain's history. Directed by and starring Neal Foster, it features pivotal poin... More about this event
Peter Pan Goes WrongPeter Pan Goes WrongPeter Pan Goes WrongAfter a successful run in 2015, Peter Pan Goes Wrong returns to the Apollo Theatre this October. The production by Mischief Theatre, creators of The Play That Goes Wrong, applies the same accident-prone touch to the classic tale of the boy who wouldn't grow up. In the play, the Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society attempt to recreate JM Barrie's story2016-10-20T19:30:00+01002017-01-29T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Apollo Theatre, 29  Shaftesbury Avenue      W1D 7EZ
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event > Theatre > Comedies
PRICING  £20-£49.50, Premium Seats £67.50
DATES  20th October 2016 to 29th January 2017
VENUE  Apollo Theatre 
After a successful run in 2015, Peter Pan Goes Wrong returns to the Apollo Theatre this October. The production by Mischief Theatre, creators of The Play That Goes Wrong, applies the same accident-prone touch to the classic tale of the boy who wouldn't grow up. In the play, the Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society attempt to recreate JM Barrie's story... More about this event
 
 

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