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THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 9TH MARCH 2013

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, 24-26 High Street, Bankside, Kingston upon Thames, London KT1 1HL
 
 
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The VortexDescribed as 'un peu shocking', 'The Vortex' was Noel Coward's first great success. Its dark plot focuses on drug abuse among upper classes and a tense relationship between Florence, a highly-sexed mother and Nicky, her cocaine addicted son. With Nicky struggling to deal with his cocaine addiction, the resentment he has for his mother and her constant extramarital affairs is on the verge of an explosive climax. Coward wrote the character of Nicky with the intention of casting himself and, alike to Coward, he was homosexual - a fact that had to be subtly conveyed due to current attitudes. Brimming with controversial topics, the notoriety attracted large audiences and encouraged the move from a small theatre to a West End stage. Now, after numerous successful revivals, 'The Vortex' is set to take the stage once more.

 

About Rose Theatre Kingston

The Rose Theatre, Kingston is an 850 seat venue ideally suited to Shakespeare which opened in 2008 in the centre of Kingston Upon Thames. The design of the auditorium took its inspiration from the Rose Theatre, an Elizabethan structure situated on London's Bankside. More about Rose Theatre Kingston

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Brook Kingston Lodge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £61  26% off
94 Kingston Hill, KT2 | 26 minutes from The Vortex
This 4 star hotel has 63 elegantly decorated bedrooms with contemporary amenities; many of the rooms have their own balcony facing the landscaped gardens. ... More
 
 
 
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All Or Nothing
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 9th September 2016 at 8pm & Saturday 10th September 2016 at 3pm and 8pm
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 | Same location as The Vortex
Tony McHale directs Carol Harrison's musical about the career of the 1960s pop group The Small Faces, including live performances of all their hits....More
 
 
 
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Good Canary
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 16th September to 8th October 2016
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 | Same location as The Vortex
Making his London theatre directing debut, award-winning actor and director John Malkovich presents an English speaking premiere of Zach Helm's Good Canary. Staged at the Rose ...More
 
 
 
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All My Sons
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th October to 19th November 2016
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 | Same location as The Vortex
After a successful 2014 production at the Open Air Theatre, Arthur Miller's All My Sons is revived once more this year, this time at the Rose ...More
 
 
 
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Rose Theatre Kingston
London > Entertainment > Theatres
24-26 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 | Same location as The Vortex
The Rose Theatre, Kingston is an 850 seat venue ideally suited to Shakespeare which opened in 2008 in the centre of Kingston Upon Thames. The design ... More
 
 
 
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Kingston upon Thames
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
High Street, Kingston, KT1 | 1 minute from The Vortex
Kingston upon Thames is located in south west London and is a commuter heartland. Once an historic market town it now boasts attractions old and new. ... More
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Kingston Market Place
London > Shopping > Markets
Town Centre, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 | 2 minutes from The Vortex
Daily market in Kingston's historic market square. Fresh fruit and veg, fish and deli quality produce sold in a pleasant setting surrounded by shops and cafés. ... More
 
 
 
Claire's Accessories
London > Shopping > Bags and Accessories
23 Eden Walk Shopping Centre, Kingston-upon-Thames, KT1 | 3 minutes from The Vortex
Massive chain selling cheap female fashion accessories aimed squarely at the younger market. Just the place to go when looking for the perfect finishing touches to ... More
 
 
 
Hotel Chocolat
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
10 Church Street, KT1 | 4 minutes from The Vortex
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Jamie's Italian
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
19-23 High Street, KT1 | 1 minute from The Vortex
Jamie Oliver's 'bish, bash, bosh', 'easy peasy', 'lovely jubbly' style of cooking lends itself well to the simplicity of Italian cuisine as Jamie's Italian in Kingston, ... More
 
 
 
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Wagamama
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
16-18 High Street, KT1 | 1 minute from The Vortex
Taking inspiration from Japanese ramman-noodle bars, Wagamama is the ultimate in high quality fast food. Huge bowls of steaming, soupy noodles, chicken dumplings with a chilli-soy ... More
 
 
 
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Carluccio's
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Charter Quay, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 | 1 minute from The Vortex
Carluccio's are springing up all over the place, from Bluewater to Brent Cross, spreading the gospel of good fresh superior Italian food. Each restaurant is also ... More
 
 
 
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Kingston upon Thames Student Support
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Guildhall 2, High Street, KT1 | 1 minute from The Vortex
Student support ... More
 
 
 
Kingston College
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Kingston Hall Road, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 | 3 minutes from The Vortex
Student support ... More
 
 
 
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Fairfield Recreation Ground
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
KT1 | 1 minute from The Vortex
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Hampton Court Palace Golf Club
London > Leisure > Golf
Hampton Wick, Kingston-upon-Thames, KT1 | 5 minutes from The Vortex
Situated in the grounds of Henry VIII’s former residence, Hampton Court Palace, with deer roaming about the fairway, this golf course is an agreeable choice for ... More
 
 
 
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Marney's Village Inn
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Alma Road, Esher, KT10 | 2.4 miles from The Vortex
This picturesque pub is an out-of-town hidden gem, perfect for a Sunday jaunt or if you're visiting nearby Hampton Court. Marney's Village Inn is the kind ... More
 
 
 
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White Swan
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 | 2.8 miles from The Vortex
With probably one of the most idyllic settings of any of London's pubs, the White Swan is well worth a visit if you're in this neck ... More
 
 
 
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The Crooked Billet
London > Nightlife > Pubs
14-15 Crooked Billet, Wimbledon Common, SW19 | 3.6 miles from The Vortex
In the warm summer months faithful punters from The Crooked Billet buy their pints before crossing the road to drink on the large swathe of grass ... More
 
 
 
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The Guildhall Complex Kingston
London > Business > Venue Hire
Guildhall Complex, High Street, Kingston, KT1 | 1 minute from The Vortex
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Turks Launches
London > Business > Venue Hire
Town End Pier, 68 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 | 2 minutes from The Vortex
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McCluskys Kingston
London > Business > Venue Hire
4 Bishop's Hall, Riverside Walk, Kingston-Upon-Thames, KT1 | 3 minutes from The Vortex
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All Or NothingAll Or NothingTony McHale directs Carol Harrison's musical about the career of the 1960s pop group The Small Faces, including live performances of all their hits.2016-09-09T20:00:00+01002016-09-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
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All Or Nothing
Good CanaryGood CanaryGood CanaryMaking his London theatre directing debut, award-winning actor and director John Malkovich presents an English speaking premiere of Zach Helm's Good Canary. Staged at the Rose Theatre Kingston, the gripping play tells the story of Jack who, following rave reviews for his first novel, is on the verge of signing a mega deal with a leading publisher. 2016-09-16T00:00:00+01002016-10-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
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event > Theatre > Adaptations
PRICING  £8-£40
DATES  16th September to 8th October 2016
VENUE  Rose Theatre Kingston 
Making his London theatre directing debut, award-winning actor and director John Malkovich presents an English speaking premiere of Zach Helm's Good Canary. Staged at the Rose Theatre Kingston, the gripping play tells the story of Jack who, following rave reviews for his first novel, is on the verge of signing a mega deal with a leading publisher. ... More about this event
 
All My SonsAll My SonsAll My SonsAfter a successful 2014 production at the Open Air Theatre, Arthur Miller's All My Sons is revived once more this year, this time at the Rose Theatre Kingston. As part of their American season, this will be the first time the theatre presents any of Miller's work. His first great Broadway success, the play sealed Miller's reputation as one of the m2016-10-28T00:00:00+01002016-11-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
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event > Theatre > Adaptations
PRICING  £8-£35
DATES  28th October to 19th November 2016
VENUE  Rose Theatre Kingston 
After a successful 2014 production at the Open Air Theatre, Arthur Miller's All My Sons is revived once more this year, this time at the Rose Theatre Kingston. As part of their American season, this will be the first time the theatre presents any of Miller's work. His first great Broadway success, the play sealed Miller's reputation as one of the m... More about this event
 
 

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