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Great Expectations

Closed 28 Nov 2019

Southwark Playhouse

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

Image: Southwark Playhouse

Show details

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.


Background, advisory warnings


Age suitability: Not available


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.

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Theatre


Name:


Postal address:
77-85 Newington Causeway
London SE1 6BD

Box office tel: 020 7407 0234

Box office email: -

Location map for Southwark Playhouse

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

Running time: 2 hrs 05 mins

Tickets


Previews:
£14.00

Standard:
£22

Concessions:
£18

Creatives


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

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