Versailles

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 5TH APRIL 2014

ADDRESS
The Donmar Warehouse, 41 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, Seven Dials, London WC2H 9LD 
 
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Dates:
20th February 2014 until 5th April 2014
 
OPENING TIMES
7.30pm; Thurs and Sat matinees 2.30pm (excluding Feb 20, 22)
 
PRICES
£10-£35; previews (Feb 20-24) £10-£30; concs available
 

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VersaillesFrancesca Annis stars in the world premiere of a new play written and directed by Peter Gill for the Donmar Warehouse. The Great War has ended but much is at stake as international delegates assemble in Paris to draw up the document they hope will cement peace. The play examines the Treaty of Versailles through the lives of a middle class family in Kent whose son, Leonard, is among the British delegation, and reflects on how decisions made then defined Europe and the Middle East in ways that would shape the century and which still resonate 100 years later. The cast includes Barbara Flynn, Simon Williams, Gwilym Lee and Helen Bradbury.

 

About The Donmar Warehouse

Housed in an impressive red-brick industrial building - at various times a brewery, a banana warehouse and a film studio - this tiny repertory theatre is one of the great success stories of the 1990s. Created as a studio space for the RSC in 1977, it became a shabby but popular fringe theatre in the 1980s, a testing ground for producers with big ideas but little money. More about The Donmar Warehouse

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LondonTown.com - Versailles Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Covent Garden Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
City Thameslink Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Upper St Martins Lane NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Holborn NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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My Night With RegMy Night With RegMy Night With RegFor the 20th anniversary of Kevin Elyot's Olivier and Evening Standard award-winning comedy, My Night With Reg, rising star Robert Hastie directs the first major revival of the play, a "sharply witty and humanely wise drama about gay manners and morals in the age of Aids" according to The Independent review of 1994, when the play was first staged a18th September 2014Saturday 27th September 2014 Where:
The Donmar Warehouse, 41  Earlham Street  Seven Dials    WC2H 9LD
Category: event
Now On
My Night With Reg
event > Theatre > Comedies
DATES  31st July to 27th September 2014
VENUE  The Donmar Warehouse 
For the 20th anniversary of Kevin Elyot's Olivier and Evening Standard award-winning comedy, My Night With Reg, rising star Robert Hastie directs the first major revival of the play, a "sharply witty and humanely wise drama about gay manners and morals in the age of Aids" according to The Independent review of 1994, when the play was first staged a... More about this event
 
Henry IVHenry IVHenry IVFollowing on from 'The Iron Lady' Phyllida Lloyd's 2012 all-female production of Julius Caesar which placed the play in a women's prison, the director now takes on Shakespeare's Henry IV in the second instalment of what will be a trilogy of works at the Donmar. If Julius Caesar is anything to go by - which stunned audiences on both sides of the Atl3rd October 2014Saturday 29th November 2014 Where:
The Donmar Warehouse, 41  Earlham Street  Seven Dials    WC2H 9LD
Category: event
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Henry IV
event > Theatre > Shakespearean productions
DATES  3rd October to 29th November 2014
VENUE  The Donmar Warehouse 
Following on from 'The Iron Lady' Phyllida Lloyd's 2012 all-female production of Julius Caesar which placed the play in a women's prison, the director now takes on Shakespeare's Henry IV in the second instalment of what will be a trilogy of works at the Donmar. If Julius Caesar is anything to go by - which stunned audiences on both sides of the Atl... More about this event
 
City Of AngelsCity Of AngelsCity Of AngelsA New York novelist is given the opportunity to adapt his detective character of his books into a big-screen hero in Cy Coleman and David Zippel's musical, City Of Angels, revived by the Donmar's Josie Rourke as the theatre's 2014 Christmas production. The musical comedy is set in the glamorous world of the film studios of Broadway in the 1940s a5th December 2014Saturday 7th February 2015 Where:
The Donmar Warehouse, 41  Earlham Street  Seven Dials    WC2H 9LD
Category: event
 
City Of Angels
event > Theatre > Musicals
DATES  5th December 2014 to 7th February 2015
VENUE  The Donmar Warehouse 
A New York novelist is given the opportunity to adapt his detective character of his books into a big-screen hero in Cy Coleman and David Zippel's musical, City Of Angels, revived by the Donmar's Josie Rourke as the theatre's 2014 Christmas production. The musical comedy is set in the glamorous world of the film studios of Broadway in the 1940s a... More about this event
 
 

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