Tartuffe


L.A. Present day. French media tycoon Orgon has fallen under the seductive spell of Tartuffe, a radical American evangelist.
Tartuffe at Theatre Royal Haymarket

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Overview


Genre: Comedy
Venue: Theatre Royal Haymarket
Starts: Friday 25 May 2018
Closes: Saturday 28 July 2018
Running time:2 hrs 30 mins
Age suitability: Not available

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Background


Inspired by current world events, award-winning playwright Christopher Hampton has adapted afresh Moliere's comedic masterpiece.


This thrilling new adaptation of Moliere's classic comedy, penned by Academy, BAFTA and Olivier award winner Christopher Hampton (Dangerous Liaisons, Art, Atonement), and directed by the former dramaturg of the French People's National Theatre, Gerald Garutti, will premiere as the West End's first ever dual language theatre production, alternating between English and French with surtitles throughout the performance.


Synopsis


L.A. Present day.


French media tycoon Orgon has fallen under the seductive spell of Tartuffe, a radical American evangelist.


So comprehensively has Tartuffe hoodwinked Orgon that he looks set to steal his fortune, drive away his son, seduce his wife and marry his daughter.


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Box office tel: 020 7930 8800

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Dates


Previews from:Friday 25 May 2018

Press night:Tuesday 29 May 2018

Closes:Saturday 28 July 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Intervals:1

Matinee:

Thursday - 2-30pm

Saturday - 2-30pm


Intervals:1

Tickets


Standard:
From £26

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Access information


Performed in French and English with surtitles for both languages.

Cast


Paul Anderson - Tartuffe

Audrey Fleurot - Elmire

Sebastian Roché - Orgon

George Bladgen - Damis

Vincent Winterhalter - Cléante

Olivia Ross - Marianne

Claude Perron - Dorine

Annick Le Goff - Madame Pernelle

Jaz Deol - Valere

John Faulkner - Loyal

Paikan Garutti - Laurent

Zachary Fall - The Officer


Creatives


Author: Moliere's classic comedy, adapted by Christopher Hampton
Composer: Laurent Petigand
Director: Gerald Garutti
Designer: Andrew D Edwards
Lighting: Paul Anderson
Sound: David Gregory

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