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Austentatious: An Improvised Jane Austen NovelFollowing a smash-hit season earlier this year and another sold-out visit to the Edinburgh Fringe, Austentatious: The Improvised Jane Austen Novel returns to the West End. If you're new to the concept, it's entirely improvised and the performers act out a 'lost' Jane Austen novel based on a title suggested by the audience. At these special performances Austentatious will be joined by Elinor Jane Moran, Janet Fairlie, Lawrence Olsworth-Peter and Tom Stoddart, The Austentatious Carollers who have sung all over the world in operas and stage shows including the Royal Opera House, Royal Albert Hall, Wembley Stadium and the Sydney Opera House. The quartet will be singing carols and other regency era festive favourites before the show.

 

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This intimate theatre was built on the site of the old Albion Tavern, and opened in November 1924. The beginnings of the Fortune Theatre were anything but fortunate. The opening play, %u2018Sinners%u2019 by Laurence Cowen, closed after two weeks. Over the next few decades, the Fortune Theatre had to resort to showing amateur plays and during World War II the venue was used by ENSA, the concert party corps of the Forces. More about Fortune Theatre

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The Woman In BlackThe Woman In BlackThe Woman In BlackOne of the less well-known West End fixtures, this adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novel has been packing out houses since 1989 through word of mouth alone. In Stephen Mallatrat's stylish adaptation of The Woman in Black at the Fortune Theatre an elderly lawyer hires a young actor to re-enact the experiences of his youth - the events in Hill's or2020-05-25T00:00:00+01002021-03-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Fortune Theatre,   Russell Street      WC2B 5HH
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PRICING  £19.50-£47.50, Premium Seats £60
DATES  1st January 2020 to 27th March 2021
VENUE  Fortune Theatre 
One of the less well-known West End fixtures, this adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novel has been packing out houses since 1989 through word of mouth alone. In Stephen Mallatrat's stylish adaptation of The Woman in Black at the Fortune Theatre an elderly lawyer hires a young actor to re-enact the experiences of his youth - the events in Hill's or... More about this event
 
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Fortune Theatre,   Russell Street      WC2B 5HH
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