- Booking From: 2 March 2010
- Booking Until: 3 June 2010
- Evenings: Selected dates, please check times
London Assurance, written in 1841 by Dion Boucicault, the Irish genius of London theatre in the age of Dickens, and thereby created - in Sir Harcourt and Lady Spanker - two of the great comic roles of the English stage, played at the NT by Simon Russell Beale and Fiona Shaw MORE INFO
WOMEN BEWARE WOMEN
Booking From: 20 April 2010
Booking Until: 8 June 2010
Evenings: Dates vary, check times.
The Duke can play wherever he chooses in the Italian court, where wealth secures power and power serves lust.. He catches the eye of another's exquisite bride, Bianca. Can a glance secure her fate, or a bribe appease her husband?
Isabella's father would marry her off to a rich young idiot, while Hippolito has won her trust and desires her truly. But he's her uncle. These are her choices. If the twice-widowed Livia conspires against her sex to gain a little clout, she's only fighting to survive.
Corruption will not go unpunished in Thomas Middleton's fast and ferocious, but blackly funny tragedy. MORE INFO
AFTER THE DANCE
Booking From: 1 June 2010
- Booking Until: 20 June 2010
- Evenings: Various dates, check times
The world races towards catastrophe, yet a crowd of socialites in Mayfair seem determined to party their way to oblivion. At its focal point is David, who idles away his sober moments researching a futile book until the beautiful Helen decides to save him, shattering his marriage and learning too late the depth of both David's indolence and his wife's undeclared love. But with finances about to crash and humanity on the brink of global conflict, the drink keeps flowing and the revellers dance on. MORE INFO