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Follow Ebenezer Scrooge's spooky encounters over the course of one incredible night, and his journey ultimately to become the friendly, charitable man who "knew how to keep Christmas well".
Transported to worlds past, present and future, Ebenezer Scrooge witnesses what a lifetime of fear and selfishness has led to and sees with fresh eyes the lonely life he has built for himself.
Tells the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, a mean and lonely man who prefers money to people. But this Christmas Eve will be like no other as he is visited by the ghosts of his ex-partner and of Christmases Past, Present and Future.
Set in the 1940s in the fictional town of Hohman, Indiana, we follow young and bespectacled Ralphie Parker as he schemes his way toward the Christmas gift of his dreams, an official Red Ryder Carbine-Action 200-Shot Range Model Air Rifle.
Twenty years after bringing her parents onstage in the sublime A Family Outing, Ursula Martinez attempts to recreate the show, without her Dad, and with a mother who can no longer remember her lines.
Raymonde Chandebise, after years of wedded bliss, begins to doubt the fidelity of her husband, Victor Emmanuel, who has suddenly become sexually inactive. She confides her doubts to her old friend Lucienne, who suggests a trick to test him.
In 1929 the Foresters' Friendly Society laid the foundations of a building which would be a vibrant community resource for generations to come. A play about Brent, for Brent, performed by the people of Brent.
Karla, a foul-mouthed twenty-something comedian, and Don, a middle-aged man embroiled in a nasty divorce, are brought together unexpectedly when their cancer-stricken mothers become roommates in the hospital.
The play contains a witty portrait of Shaw's great friend, G.K. Chesterton and takes a comic look at unfaithful husbands and the women who pursue them.
Teddy is searching for a friend for the night. Jeremy is searching for a beer. Worlds apart and miles away from home, two strangers, consumed by their own secrets, find each other in a hotel room in Amsterdam.
Sex, power, love, alienation and violence. A thrilling Russian dissection of the cruel and complicated games played by men, laying intimate thoughts unflinchingly bare. You are invited into the mind of a soldier.
Join Aladdin, Widow Twanky, Wished Washee, The Evil Lady Abanazer, Princess, Jasmine, and the most outrageous Genie ever to be seen in pantomime history for the most magical carpet ride this Christmas.
Life is a mystery for teenage Marty. His parents grew up in the era of 60s revolution, Jacque took part in student riots in Paris in 1968 and after meeting Anne they both escaped to America in search of freedom and pursuit of happiness.
Shakespeare - comedy
Up to 15 young people on the spectrum become the participants for each performance, sitting with seven actors in a circle on stage. The actors encourage the participants to play sensory games which unravel the story of A Midsummer Night's Dream.
Helped by his aristocratic lover Edwina Mountbatten, cabaret singer "Hutch" has become Britain's first black superstar. In the libel case which follows, Edwina is ordered to appear in court to deny ever having met Hutch.
This is a powerful, true drama of six women who went to Vietnam: three nurses, a Red Cross worker, an Army intelligence officer, and a country western/pop singer booked by an unscrupulous agent to entertain the troops.
Play with music
In a dilapidated North London bedsit, Simona, a disgraced violinist is preparing to kill herself. The surprise arrival of Ye, an aspiring musician and wealthy heiress, throws her plans into disarray.
The Pinter at The Pinter season culminates with two unmissable comedies that explore the political machinations of the powerful and the powerless.
For the first time ever, Jamaica Kincaid's searing essay about Western colonial exploitation is adapted for the stage. Fly with us to Antigua and take a closer look at the past, the present and where we really are.
In a townhouse in Copenhagen works Andersen, a teller of exquisite and fantastic children's tales beloved by millions. But the true source of his stories dwells in his attic upstairs, her existence a dark secret kept from the outside world.
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