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In the West End, the closure will continue up to and including 2 August 2020 (announced on 3 June).
The show below will not currently be playing and is scheduled to close by 28 June 2020 (when theatres might reopen - this is subject to confirmation).
Original performance dates are given below and reflect any changes we have received.
Closed 26 Oct 2019
King's Head Theatre
Image courtesy King's Head Theatre
The King's Head Theatre's final opera production of 2019 is the The Elixir of Love as you've never seen it before.
This new English version of Donizetti's dazzling comic opera blends the sensational music with a decidedly different take on the astonishing tale of romance and magic.
Background, advisory warnings
Age suitability: Not available
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London N1 1QN
Performance days & times
Monday ‑ 7‑00pm
Tuesday ‑ 7‑00pm
Wednesday ‑ 7‑00pm
Thursday ‑ 7‑00pm
Friday ‑ 7‑00pm
Saturday ‑ 7‑00pm
Adina: Alys Roberts
Gina: Caroline Taylor
Nicky: David Powton
Brandon: Themba Mvula
Dulcamara: Matt Kellett
Brandon: Theo Perry
Gina: Shana Moron-Caravel
Adina: Caroline Taylor
Main cast do all performances except:
Tuesday 1st October: Theo Perry covering Themba Mvula (Brandon)
Wednesday 9th October (Matinee): Shana Moron-Caravel covering Caroline Taylor (Gina) & Caroline Taylor covering Alys Roberts (Adina)
Wednesday 9th October (Evening): Shana Moron-Caravel covering Caroline Taylor (Gina)
Tuesday 15th October: Theo Perry covering Themba Mvula (Brandon) & Shana Moron-Caravel covering Caroline Taylor (Gina) & Caroline Taylor covering Alys Roberts (Adina)
Tuesday 22nd October: Theo Perry covering Themba Mvula (Brandon)
Saturday 26th October (Matinee & Evening): Theo Perry covering Themba Mvula (Brandon)
Author: Chris Harris - Co-librettist; David Eaton - Co-librettist
Composer: Gaetano Donizetti
Director: Hannah Noone
Designer: Amanda Mascarenhas
Musical direction: David Eaton
Lighting: Nic Farman