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Frances de la Tour, Linda Bassett and Selina Cadell star in Nicholas Hytner's production of Alan Bennett's drama. When Dorothy contemplates having a sale, a chance to release all her wonderful treasures onto the open market, she has one aspect to consider: the horrifying thought of opening her beloved stately home to the public. Will the end result be worth inviting all these people to traipse through her home Book tickets for People at the National Theatre on LondonTown.com.

About National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

The Lyttelton is one of three theatres which make up the National Theatre. It was built in a proscenium style, but has thoroughly modern sightlines and acoustics. There really is no bad seat here as there are no circle rails or view-blocking pillars. More about National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

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