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Half A Sixpence, the musical adaptation of H.G. Wells's semi-autobiographical novel Kipps: The Story of a Simple Soul, is staged at the Noel Coward Theatre. "The best version of this musical London has yet seen" (The Telegraph), it's a completely fresh adaptation by Oscar-winning screenwriter Julian Fellowes with new music and lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. Rachel Kavanaugh directs and Charlie Stemp stars as the orphaned draper's assistant.

 

About Noel Coward Theatre

Built by the Wyndham family as a companion to the Wyndham's Theatre, the Noel Coward Theatre is a stately building. Originally named the 'New Theatre', it shook off its unimaginative and inaccurate name in on its 70th birthday and became the 'Albery'. More about Noel Coward Theatre

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Noel Coward Theatre events

 
Half A SixpenceHalf A SixpenceHalf A Sixpence, the musical adaptation of H.G. Wells's semi-autobiographical novel Kipps: The Story of a Simple Soul, is staged at the Noel Coward Theatre. "The best version of this musical London has yet seen" (The Telegraph), it's a completely fresh adaptation by Oscar-winning screenwriter Julian Fellowes with new music and lyrics by George Stil2017-03-24T19:30:00+00002017-05-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Noel Coward Theatre,   St Martin's Lane      WC2N 4AU
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event > Theatre > Musicals
DATES  29th October 2016 to 6th May 2017
VENUE  Noel Coward Theatre 
Half A Sixpence, the musical adaptation of H.G. Wells's semi-autobiographical novel Kipps: The Story of a Simple Soul, is staged at the Noel Coward Theatre. "The best version of this musical London has yet seen" (The Telegraph), it's a completely fresh adaptation by Oscar-winning screenwriter Julian Fellowes with new music and lyrics by George Stil... More about this event
 

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