Get set for a hugely
anticipated London production, Travesties from 3rd February 2017! The show has
earned great reviews at the Menier Chocolate Factory for a limited 12 week run.
The latest revival of Tom Stoppard’s classic play under the direction by
Patrick Marber has already broken
various box office records.
Travesties is all set to make its entry to the Apollo Theatre in London’s West
End. Award winning director, Patrick Marber is one of the most acclaimed
directors and has worked on notable
plays like Three Days in the Country, The Red Lion and Don Juan in Soho as well
as the films Closer, Asylium and Notes on a Scandal.
He has been
honoured with some of the prestigious awards such as Olivier Award for Best New
Play, the Evening Standard Award for Best Comedy and a Critics’ Circle Theatre
Award. He has also directed the immensely popular stage and screen actor Tom
Hollander in the lead role of Henry Carr. Hollander is renowned for his
outstanding work in theatre, film and television such as everything from The
Night Manager and In The Loop as well as A Flea in Her Ear and The Government
Inspector. Other actors to join him are Amy Morgan as Gwendolen Carr and
Freddie Fox as Tristan Tzara.
The rib tickling
funny and creative play is the saga of Henry Carr. The story is about an
elderly man who reminiscences the time he spent in Zurich during the First Wold
War. At that time, he met with James Joyce, Tristan Tzara and Lenin.
winning show, Travesties is one of the most exciting transfers of 2017 to
London Westend. The preview will start on 3rd February 2017, whereas it will
open officially on 14th February 2017.
If you are an
ardent fan of Tom Stoppard then this is certainly one of the greatest plays to
be enjoyed on the West End. The show has enjoyed a complete sold out run at the
Menier Chocolate Factory in the year 2016. So, if you are a huge fan of
Stoppard then get ready to head towards Apollo Theatre.