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George Orwell's seminal novel, 1984, is adapted by Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan for Headlong Theatre company who have created "a superbly handled multimedia speculation on the nature of truth" according to the Guardian theatre critic Lyn Gardner who gave it 5 out of 5. Though "not an easy watch" (Guardian), Headlong's version of George Orwell's novel on surveillance and censorship uses a book club from the distant future discussing Winston Smith's diary to makes the story more relevant today than ever. This smash hit adaptation returns to the Playhouse Theatre in London's West End for a three-month run beginning on 12th June 2015.

 

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A short step away from the main strip of West End theatres, the Playhouse's stylish curved facade is rather lost among the towering architecture of Charing Cross and Embankment. If the exterior is a little too restrained however, the same cannot be said for the auditorium, which is a sumptuous tribute to theatrical excess. More about Playhouse Theatre

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The End of LongingThe End of LongingThe End of Longing Perhaps in an attempt to shake off his association with Chandler forever (unlikely), Friends star Matthew Perry has written his first ever play. The End of Longing opens at the Playhouse Theatre in 2016 and will be directed by award-winning Lindsay Posner, known for Uncle Vanya, The Turn of the Screw and Speed the Plow. A dark comedy, Per2016-02-07T00:00:00+00002016-05-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Playhouse Theatre,   Northumberland Avenue      WC2N 5DE
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PRICING  £15-£125
DATES  2nd February to 14th May 2016
VENUE  Playhouse Theatre 
Perhaps in an attempt to shake off his association with Chandler forever (unlikely), Friends star Matthew Perry has written his first ever play. The End of Longing opens at the Playhouse Theatre in 2016 and will be directed by award-winning Lindsay Posner, known for Uncle Vanya, The Turn of the Screw and Speed the Plow. A dark comedy, Per... More about this event
 
 

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