EDDIE IZZARD PERFORMS CHARLES DICKENS’ GREAT EXPECTATIONS
Following her acclaimed New York run Eddie Izzard brings her one woman show to London’s West end stage for a limited 6 week engagement performing Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations, playing nineteen of the characters in a unique retelling from Eddie - a classic tale of convicts, mystery, friendship, rivalry, unrequited love, revenge, and redemption.
Actor, comedian, and multi-marathon runner Eddie Izzard’s boundary-pushing career spans all of these with record-breaking comedy tours and critically acclaimed film, TV, and theatre performances. But few know that acting was her first love. This show offers the chance to see Eddie in a solo performance of the master storyteller’s beloved epic, Great Expectations.
“Eddie Izzard is delivering the performance of the year” - HollywoodSoapbox.com
“Eddie Izzard commands a classic” - Wall Street Journal “An epic performance” -CNN
“An epic performance” -CNN
Now taking bookings for performances up until Sat 1st July 2023.
Show times for each day are below.
Bus routes: (Charing Cross Road) 24, 29, 176; (Strand) 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 87, 91, 139
Night buses: (Charing Cross Road) 24, 176, N5, N20, N29, N41, N279; (Strand) 6, 23, 139, N9, N11, N13, N15, N21, N26, N44, N47, N87, N89, N91, N155, N343, N551
Nearest rail: Charing Cross
Tube lines: Piccadilly, Northern
Nearest tube: Leicester Square
Directions from Leicester Square :
(2mins) Follow Charing Cross Road parallel to Leicester Square until you reach the theatre on your left.
Car park: Leicester Square, Whitcomb Street (3mins)
In congestion zone?: Yes
Infrared hearing loop
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Eddie Izzard - Great Expectations
Garrick Theatre, London
Running time: 2 hours 15 minutes (20 minute interval)
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