James Dean Is Dead (Long Live James Dean)


James Dean, Hollywood's hottest star steps out of his crashed car and looks back on his short life. This powerful one man show is a timely look at how the film industry uses sex, drugs and power to make and break careers.
James Dean Is Dead (Long Live James Dean) at King's Head Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: King's Head Theatre
Started: Thursday 26 July 2018
Closed: Sunday 29 July 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Background


This no holes barred look at the life of an icon comes to the King's Head Theatre before playing this year's Edinburgh Festival, where Em-Lou Productions were the winners of the 2017 inaugural Scottish Sun best LGBT Production Award.


Em-Lou Productions' previous work includes the multiple award-winning 5 Guys Chillin' (Brighton Fringe Award, 2 Dublin International Gay Theatre Festival Awards) and has been performed in Sydney, Canada and Off Broadway.


Also Frank Sent Me Signal Failure which transferred to SoHo Playhouse Off Broadway and the highly acclaimed Mysterious Skin.


Synopsis


James Dean, Hollywood's hottest star steps out of his crashed car and looks back on his short life.


This powerful one man show is a timely look at how the film industry uses sex, drugs and power to make and break careers.


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Theatre


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115 Upper Street
Islington
London N1 1QN

Box office tel: 0207 226 8561

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Dates


Previews from:Thursday 26 July 2018

Closes:Sunday 29 July 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Thursday ‑ 8‑45pm

Friday ‑ 8‑45pm

Saturday ‑ 8‑45pm


Matinee:

Saturday - 4-45pm

Sunday - 4-45pm


Tickets


Standard:
£19

Concessions:
£16

Creatives


Author: Jackie Skarvellis
Director: Peter Darney

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