The Three Musketeers

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It's 1626 and a young d'Artagnan sets out for Paris, determined to join the King's Musketeers. There's just one problem, women aren't allowed. Heroic deeds, epic duels and a lavish masquerade ball all come to life in a huge, outdoor adventure.
The Three Musketeers at Iris Theatre

Image: Iris Theatre


Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: Iris Theatre
Started: Thursday 2 August 2018
Closed: Sunday 2 September 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Background


This summer in the grounds of St Paul's Church in Covent Garden, join d'Artagnan on her secret mission to be the first female Musketeer.


Paul-Ryan Carberry directs Daniel Winder's adaptation of Alexandre Dumas's classic novel as you've never seen it before.


The Three Musketeers stars Jenny Horsthuis as d'Artagnan, who returns to Iris after her acclaimed performance as Malcolm in Macbeth last year, and features spectacular sword fights choreographed by Roger Bartlett (Treasure Island, 2016).


Synopsis


Heroic deeds, epic duels and a lavish masquerade ball all come to life in a huge, outdoor adventure for all the family.


It's 1626 and a young d'Artagnan sets out for Paris, determined to join the King's Musketeers.


There's just one problem, women aren't allowed.


Undaunted, our heroine disguises herself as a man and manages to befriend the legendary Musketeer trio Athos, Aramis and Porthos.


The four fast friends are soon caught up in deadly plot involving the Queen, twelve diamond studs and the safety of the entire French state.


Will this mean war with England?


Will all four of our heroes survive?


And will anyone discover d'Artagnan's secret?


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Theatre


Name:


Postal address:
St Paul's Church
Bedford St
Covent Garden
London WC2E 9ED

Box office tel: 020 7240 0344

Box office email: Send Mail

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Dates


Previews from:Thursday 2 August 2018

Press night:Wednesday 8 August 2018

Closes:Sunday 2 September 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:
Various ‑ check schedule for details.

Matinee:
Various - check schedule for details.

Tickets


Previews:
£14

Standard:
£20

Concessions:
Children (under 16): £14

Cast


d'Artagnan - Jenny Horsthuis

Athos/ Cardinal Richelieu - Matt Stubbs

Milady de Winter - Ailsa Joy

Constance/ Queen of France - Bethan Rose Young

Aramis/ Lord Buckingham/ Triboulet - Albert De Jongh

Porthos/ King of France - Elliot Liburd

Planchet/ Tréville/ Rochefort/ Lord Winter - Stephan Boyce


Creatives


Author: Adapted by Daniel Winder
Composer: Nick Hart
Director: Paul-Ryan Carberry
Set designer: Abby&Alice
Costume designer: Kathleen Nellis
Choreography: Ellen Jakubiel
Lighting: Ciarán Cunningham
Sound: Adam Welsh
Fight director: Roger Bartlett

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