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NATIONAL THEATRE, OLIVIER

South Bank, London, SE1 9PX

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ADDITIONAL INFO

South Bank, London, SE1 9PX

Upcoming Highlights

  • Behind the Beautiful Forevers

    Booking until Apr 13

  • Treasure Island

    Booking until Feb 19

Behind the Beautiful Forevers

Until April 13, 2015

Close to Mumbai airport on "a stretch where new India and old India collided and made new India late," is the bristling slum town of Annawadi, where violence and corruption rule. The ever expanding gap between the rich and the poor is a constant strain to the Husain family who make their living recycling discarded plastic bottles and hope to raise themselves from poverty. Starring Meera Syal, Behind the Beautiful Forevers is adapted by David Hare from Katherine Boo's non-fiction account of her time in India, where she captured the pain and heartbreaking nature of life pushed to the absolute limit.

Treasure Island

Until February 19, 2015

Bryony Lavery brings Robert Louis Stevenson's epic tale of skullduggery to the stage in a thrilling new adaptation just in time for Christmas, that has gender-swapped the lead character. Jim, the innkeeper's granddaughter one night opens the door to a mysterious stranger; this encounter will prove to be the start of a thrilling adventure involving murder, mutiny and marauding buccaneers.

LOCATION

Nearby Restaurants

House
0.08 mi away at Royal National Theatre
Main £15 | Three course meal £35
Fine Dining: Modern British Cuisine

Terrace
0.08 mi away at Upper Ground
Main £8 | Three course meal £17
Bistro & Bar: Modern European Cuisine

Skylon Grill
0.15 mi away at Southbank Centre
Main £17 | Three course meal £34
Riverside Restaurant: European Cuisine

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Nearby Hotels


0.25 mi away at 20 Upper Ground
5 Star, Prices from £198


0.28 mi away at Various locations around Waterloo
5 Star, Prices from £252


0.33 mi away at 46 Blackfriars Road
4 Star, Prices from £140

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