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Cyrano de Bergerac

James McAvoy returns to the West End in an inventive new adaptation of Edmond Rostand’s masterwork by Martin Crimp, with direction by Jamie Lloyd.

Fierce with a pen and notorious in combat, Cyrano almost has it all - if only he could win the heart of his true love. There’s just one big problem: he has a nose as huge as his heart. Will a society engulfed by narcissism get the better of De Bergerac - or can his mastery of language set Roxane’s world alight?

Fresh from their triumphant Broadway transfer of Betrayal, The Jamie Lloyd Company’s latest production blazes into the Playhouse Theatre with linguistic ingenuity to celebrate Cyrano’s powerful and resonant resistance against overwhelming odds.

‘James McAvoy gives a stunningly powerful performance’ ★★★★★ - Evening Standard
‘This is a last-minute contender for production of the year.’ - ★★★★★ - Metro
‘I defy anyone not to fall in love with it.’ ★★★★★ - The Telegraph

Important Information

Please note that all Upper Circle seats are Restricted Legroom.

Please be aware there is no re-admission into the auditorium once the performance has started. The show is 2 hours 50 mins (Part One: 1 hour and 29 mins; Part Two 55 mins).

Age Restrictions

12+

Contains swearing and full nudity.

Performance Times

Now taking bookings for performances up until Sat 29th February 2020.

Show times for each day are below.

Mon

2.30pm

Tue

7.30pm

Wed

Thu

7.30pm
7.30pm

Fri

7.30pm

Sat

7.30pm
2.30pm

Sun

-

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Playhouse Theatre Details

Buses Icon Bus routes: (Whitehall) 3, 12, 24, 53, 88, 91, 159, 453; (Strand) 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 29, 87, 139, 176

Night Buses Icon Night buses: (Whitehall) 12, 53, 88, 159, 453, N2, N3, N5, N18, N20, N44, N52, N91, N97, N109, N136, N381; (Strand) 6, 23, 139, 176, N9, N11, N13, N15, N21, N26, N29, N47, N87, N89, N155, N343, N550, N551

Rail Icon Nearest rail: Charing Cross Station

London Underground Icon Tube lines: District, Bakerloo, Northern, Circle Lines

London Underground Icon Nearest tube: Embankment

Directions Icon Directions from Embankment :

(2mins) Follow Embankment Place right under the bridge; turn right onto Northumberland Avenue and you will see the theatre.

Parking Icon Car park: Trafalgar (10mins)

Congestion Zone Icon In congestion zone?: Yes

Facilities at Playhouse Theatre

Air conditioned

Bar

Disabled toilets

Infrared hearing loop

Toilets

Wheelchair accessible

Playhouse Theatre Location

Northumberland Avenue, London, WC2N 5DE
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Running time:
2 hours 50 minutes

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