The Body of an American  

 
 

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Jan 16-18, 20-25, 27-31, Feb 1, 3-8, 7.30pm, mats Jan 25, Feb 1, 8, 3pm
 
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Dan O'Brien's prize-winning drama about war and war reporting, in which two actors take on more than 30 roles, comes to Notting Hill's Gate Theatre in January 2014. Part of the Gate's 'These American Lives' season, The Body of an American charts an extraordinary friendship and features some of the most iconic war images from around the world.

 

About Gate Theatre

With an average audience capacity of 70, the Gate has been presenting first class fringe theatre for over 30 years and continues to do so, making it famous for being one of London's best known small theatre spaces. Situated above a pub in Notting Hill, the intimate theatre is one where you can get up close and personal with the actors. More about Gate Theatre


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The Unknown IslandThe Unknown IslandA man asks a king for a boat so he can travel to over the horizon to an exciting future in Clare Slater's stage adaptation of Jose Saramago's short story, The Tale Of The Unknown Island. Directed by Ellen McDougall.2017-09-26T19:30:00+01002017-10-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Gate Theatre, 11  Pembridge Road      W11 3HQ
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Suzy StorckSuzy StorckA wife feels hopelessly trapped, waiting for her husband to return home one airless summer night, in the world premiere of Magali Mougel's haunting drama, translated by Chris Campbell. Jean-Pierre Baro directs this co-production between The Gate Theatre and Extime Company.2017-10-26T19:30:00+01002017-11-18T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Gate Theatre, 11  Pembridge Road      W11 3HQ
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Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992Obie Award-winning writer-performer Anna Deavere Smith relives the summer of 1992 when policemen accused of assaulting Rodney King were acquitted and deadly riots broke out across Los Angeles, based on interviews with hundreds of people including police commissioners and Rodney King's family.2018-01-11T19:30:00+00002018-02-03T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Gate Theatre, 11  Pembridge Road      W11 3HQ
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TrustTrustJude Christian directs Maja Zade's translation of Falk Richter's anarchic character study of broken relationships, feuding sexes and the tyranny of capitalism.2018-02-22T19:30:00+00002018-03-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Gate Theatre, 11  Pembridge Road      W11 3HQ
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Effigies Of WickednessEffigies Of WickednessThe Gate Theatre and English National Opera collaborate on a tribute to the subversive underground scene of the Weimar cabaret and the riotous, witty songs banned by the Nazis in the 1930s.2018-05-03T19:30:00+01002018-06-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Gate Theatre, 11  Pembridge Road      W11 3HQ
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