Great Expectations


A chance meeting with a convict on Christmas Eve, a decaying house full of secrets and an orphan's life transformed by an anonymous benefactor. Great Expectations is a coming of age tale with love and class at its centre.
Great Expectations at Southwark Playhouse

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Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: Southwark Playhouse
Starts: Friday 18 October 2019
Closes: Thursday 28 November 2019
Running time:2 hrs 05 mins
Age suitability: Not available

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Background


Adapted for the stage by Neil Bartlett, performed by the award-winning National Youth Theatre Rep Company and directed by the seventh Bryan Forbes Assistant Director.

Synopsis


'Ask me no questions and you'll be told no lies.'


Neil Bartlett's powerful adaptation of this much loved Dickens' classic is staged in London for the first time as part of an NYT REP Company gothic double bill.


A chance meeting with a convict on Christmas Eve, a decaying house full of secrets and an orphan's life transformed by an anonymous benefactor.


Great Expectations is a coming of age tale with love and class at its centre.


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Theatre


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77-85 Newington Causeway
London SE1 6BD

Box office tel: 020 7407 0234

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Dates


Previews from:Friday 18 October 2019

Press night:Monday 21 October 2019

Closes:Thursday 28 November 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:
Various ‑ check schedule for details.

Intervals:1

Matinee:
Various - check schedule for details.

Intervals:1

Tickets


Previews:
£14.00

Standard:
£22

Concessions:
£18

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Creatives


Author: Charles Dickens, adapted by Neil Bartlett
Production: National Youth Theatre

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