The World Of Extreme Happiness †

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From Sep 25, Mon-Sat 8pm, mats Thu, Sat 3pm, no perf Sep 27, no mat perf Sep 26, 28, ends Oct 26
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New production The World of Extreme Happiness opens at the Shed on 25th September. The imaginative performance tells the story of young Sunny as she leaves her home in rural China for the promise of a job in a factory and a new life. However, as the reality of mopping factory floors dawns, the new future is proving to be hard and leaves Sunny striving for self-improvement.

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372 Strand, WC2R | 8 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
This West End Art Deco hotel right on the Strand and next to Covent Garden is in a fantastic location for accessing central London and theatreland. ... More
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The Deep Blue Sea
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 1st June to 17th August 2016
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre, South Bank, SE1 | Same location as The World Of Extreme Happiness
After working together on the acclaimed 2014 production of Medea, Helen McCrory and director Carrie Cracknell reunite for an adaptation of Terrence Rattigan's The Deep Blue ...More
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Million Dollar Quartet
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 17th December - 2nd January 2017
Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, Covent Garden, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
The story of how the world's first supergroup came together comes to the Royal Festival Hall this December. Million Dollar Quartet is the real-life tale of ...More
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The Lion King
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 24th September - 4th June 2017
The Lyceum Theatre, 21 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 8 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and his journey from wide-eyed cub to ...More
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National Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
South Bank, South Bank, , South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The World Of Extreme Happiness
Each year the three superb venues in the National Theatre put on a significant proportion of the world's best productions. From intimate character studies in the ... More
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National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
National Theatre, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The World Of Extreme Happiness
Replacing the National Theatre's Cottesloe Theatre, which closed in 2013, the Dorfman Theatre offers a greater capacity, more comfortable seats, better sightlines and enlarged foyer spaces. ... More
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Temporary Theatre (formerly The Shed)
London > Entertainment > Theatres
National Theatre, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The World Of Extreme Happiness
Originally called 'The Shed' when it first opened in March 2013, the Temporary Theatre run by and to the front of the National Theatre, is unmissable ... More
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The Hayward Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
The Hayward Gallery has been the originator or host of influential exhibitions since 1968. It mounts temporary exhibitions of contemporary and historical art. The gallery, named ... More
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Gabriel's Wharf
London > Attractions > Sights
Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
Situated just 2 minutes walk from Oxo Tower Wharf, this paved area becomes an oasis of outdoor eating as soon as the sun comes ... More
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The Poetry Library
London > Attractions > Museums
Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
The most comprehensive and accessible collection of poetry from 1914 in Britain, The Poetry Library within the Southbank Centre contains 90,000 items and is still growing. ... More
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Foyles Royal Festival Hall
London > Shopping > Books
Riverside, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Around 30,000 books are stocked at this branch on a broad range ... More
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
22 Cornwall Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This, ... More
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Oxo Tower and Gabriel's Wharf
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
Oxo Tower Wharf, Bargehouse Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
As you stare across the river at this bustling, stylish, multi-faceted venue, it’s hard to believe that this riverside warehouse was once a reprocessing plant for ... More
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Mezzanine
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
National Theatre, Upper Ground - South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The World Of Extreme Happiness
Modern European Cuisine... More
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Benugo Bar & Kitchen
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
Benugo is a high class chain of cafes selling handmade sandwiches, salads and desserts. What makes it stand out from the over-crowded coffee shop market is ... More
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Brasserie Blanc
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
9 Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
Seasonal French fare from Raymond Blanc's team is on offer at 20 brasseries across the UK, including seven in London. In 1996, Raymond opened his first ... More
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London City College
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Royal Waterloo House, 51 Waterloo Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
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English Language Institute
London > Education > English Language Courses
Royal Waterloo House, 51-55 Waterloo Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
Wide variety of courses offered. Classes of 12-16. Under £200pw.... More
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Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 6 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
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Bernie Spain Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Upper Ground, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
Located between Oxo Tower Wharf and Gabriel's Wharf, Bernie Spain Gardens is a pleasant green space to stop off on a riverside walk along the South ... More
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Agua Bathhouse and Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Mondrian London, 20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
Six private treatment rooms, including a couples' suite and a private thermal suite, make up agua Bathhouse and Spa within Mondrian London at Sea Containers. Bringing ... More
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London Marriott Hotel County Hall Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
Fancy detoxing in the building where the Greater London Council used to run the city? The Spa at the London Marriott County ... More
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The Thirsty Bear
London > Nightlife > Pubs
62 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
If you're the kind of drinker who gets thirsty, very thirsty, and you don't have the time or patience to queue for at a very busy ... More
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King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
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The Anchor & Hope
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
36 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
The Anchor & Hope is a gastropub that takes both parts of its name seriously, and you can certainly have a good evening just popping in ... More
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Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden
London > Nightlife > Bars
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
Designed by the Eden Project, the Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden is the place to be on a summer's evening for stunning sundown views over the ... More
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Oxo Tower Bar & Brasserie
London > Nightlife > Bars
Oxo Tower Wharf, Barge House Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
Boasting one of the best views in town, the Oxo Tower Bar is perfect for combining a spot of leisurely (if static) sightseeing with some classy ... More
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Dandelyan
London > Nightlife > Bars
Mondrian London, 20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
A sumptuous, Art Deco-inspired interior designed by Tom Dixon and views over the South Bank, Dandelyan is no unwanted weed. Instead it's a cut above your ... More
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The Deck at the National Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The World Of Extreme Happiness
The Deck is a modern roof-top venue with stunning views over the Thames, available for hire at the National Theatre, part of the Southbank Centre which ... More
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National Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as The World Of Extreme Happiness
The greatest theatre in the world? Probably. Each year the three superb venues in the National Theatre put on a significant proportion of the world's best ... More
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Skylon
London > Business > Venue Hire
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The World Of Extreme Happiness
The Royal Festival Hall's refurbishment has done away with 'The People's Palace', the marvellously 1950s restaurant that used to occupy this space, and replaced it with ... More

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River Stage WeekendsRiver Stage WeekendsRiver Stage WeekendsAfter launching last year, the National Theatre's River Stage festival returns in 2016 for five weekends of al fresco fun. A collaborative partnership showcasing world-class and diverse artists, it features some of the best live music, dance, performances, DJs and workshops from across the country. The festival launches on 29th July with a takeover2016-08-29T00:00:00+01002016-08-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Theatre, † South Bank† South Bank† † SE1 9PX
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event > Seasonal > Festivals
DATES29th July to 29th August 2016
VENUENational Theatre
After launching last year, the National Theatre's River Stage festival returns in 2016 for five weekends of al fresco fun. A collaborative partnership showcasing world-class and diverse artists, it features some of the best live music, dance, performances, DJs and workshops from across the country. The festival launches on 29th July with a takeover...†More about this event
National Theatre Of Scotland: Our Ladies Of Perpetual SuccourNational Theatre Of Scotland: Our Ladies Of Perpetual SuccourAdapted from the novel by Alan Warner, this energetic musical comedy created by Lee Hall and directed by Vicky Featherstone concerns six feisty Catholic schoolgirls on a trip to Edinburgh, whose journey ends in sex, singing and sambuca. Contains strong language and explicit adult content of a sexual nature.2016-08-29T20:00:00+01002016-10-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Theatre: Cottesloe Theatre, † South Bank† † † SE1 9PX
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Now On
National Theatre Of Scotland: Our Ladies Of Perpetual Succour
The Plough And The StarsThe Plough And The StarsTo mark the centenary of the Easter Rising, Howard Davies and Jeremy Herrin co-direct Sean O'Casey's landmark observational drama charting the fortunes of disparate residents of a Dublin tenement against the backdrop of tumultuous events half a mile away from November 1915 to Easter 1916.2016-09-05T19:30:00+01002016-10-22T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre, † South Bank† † † SE1 9PX
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On Soon
The Plough And The Stars
The Red BarnThe Red BarnIn 1960s Connecticut, two couples struggle home through the snow on their way back from a party but tragedy looms large in David Hare's taut psychological thriller, based on the novel La Main be Georges Simenon. Directed by Robert Icke.2016-10-06T19:30:00+01002016-11-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre, † South Bank† † † SE1 9PX
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The Red Barn
A Pacifist's Guide To The War On CancerA Pacifist's Guide To The War On CancerPerformance artist Bryony Kimmings collaborates with Complicite on this life-affirming musical, which looks behind the poster campaigns and pink ribbons at the stark reality of cancer, with a book by Kimmings and Brian Lobel, music by Tom Parkinson and lyrics by Kimmings. Contains adult themes and strong language.2016-10-14T19:30:00+01002016-11-29T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Theatre: Cottesloe Theatre, † South Bank† † † SE1 9PX
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Vaudeville Theatre 3 minutes walk from The World Of Extreme Happiness

Marking the 100th anniversary of the first UK production of Harold Brighouse's classic comedy, Hobson's Choice comes to the Vaudeville ...More

 
Matilda The Musical
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Cambridge Theatre 3 minutes walk from The World Of Extreme Happiness

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Theatre | Until 4th June 2017 

The Lyceum Theatre 3 minutes walk from The World Of Extreme Happiness

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Novello Theatre 3 minutes walk from The World Of Extreme Happiness

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