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THE KING'S SPEECH

Ended 12 May 2012 after 51 days

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What's the one essential thing a King must do? He must BELIEVE he is King

Closed 12 May 2012

When King Edward VIII abdicates for the love of Wallis Simpson, his terrified brother Bertie is thrust into the spotlight and crowned King George VI of England. In a time of national crisis a debilitating speech impediment leaves Bertie incapable of speaking for his country on the brink of World War II.

In a room at 146 Harley Street his wife Elizabeth, (the future Queen Mother), has arranged for him to meet the maverick Australian speech therapist Lionel Logue.

Breaking all royal protocol, the King and his oddball therapist embark together on an unconventional journey to correct the King’s stammer and help him deliver the radio-address that will inspire his country.

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Dates

Previews from: 22 March 2012

Opening night: 27 March 2012

Closing night: 12 May 2012

Audience

Suitable for audiences aged 8 and above

Show times

 MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
 Matinee---2:30-2:30-
 Evening7:307:307:307:307:307:30-

And before you stop reading

For performances on 4th and 5th June the producers of The King's Speech invite you to celebrate the Queen's Jubilee with them by offering all top price and premium ticket holders a complimentary glass of Champagne.

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