Bed Peace


John Lennon-esk wit, fire, and honesty, Yoko Ono-esk spirituality, philosophy, and mystery. Ensemble storytelling, authentic acting, elements of physical theatre, comedy and tragedy, bring to life the Lennon's from the 60s/70s.
Bed Peace: The Battle of Yohn and Joko at the Cockpit Theatre

Photo by Lidia Crisafulli


Overview


Genre: Play with music
Venue: Cockpit Theatre
Started: Friday 29 March 2019
Closed: Sunday 28 April 2019
Running time:1 hr 30 mins
Age suitability: Not available

Background


The use of music and songs by John Lennon and Sir Paul McCartney by arrangement with Sony/ATV Music.

Synopsis


2019 marks the 50 year anniversary of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's famous bed-in peace, when the Lennon's took over a hotel room, campaigned for peace, and sparked a movement.


John Lennon-esk wit, fire, and honesty, Yoko Ono-esk spirituality, philosophy, and mystery.


Ensemble storytelling, authentic acting, elements of physical theatre, comedy and tragedy, bring to life the Lennon's from the 60s/70s and their plight to bring peace to the world.


50 years on, with the West involved in constant strife, what can we gain from going back to bed?


Is it finally time to give peace a chance?


Trailer



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Theatre


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Postal address:
Gateforth Street
Marylebone
London NW8 8EH

Box office tel: 0207 258 2925

Box office email: Send Mail

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Dates


Previews from:Friday 29 March 2019

Press night:Wednesday 3 April 2019

Closes:Sunday 28 April 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:

Saturday - 2-00pm (not 21 April)

Sunday - 2-00pm (28 April)


Tickets


Standard:
£20

Concessions:
£15

Cast


Craig Edgley - John Lennon

Haylin Cai - Yoko Ono

Lyna Dubarry - ensemble

Helen Foster - ensemble

Thomas Ababio

Amelia Parillon

Joshua Macgregor


Creatives


Author: Devised by Rocky Rodriguez Jr
Composer: John Lennon and Sir Paul McCartney
Director: Rocky Rodriguez Jr
Designer: Abigail Screen
Production: Helen Foster, The Cockpit & Craft Theatre

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