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THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 21ST FEBRUARY 2019

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The Winter's TaleAfter a successful run in 2017, Justin Audibert's child-friendly version of The Winter's Tale returns to the National Theatre this February, just in time for half term. Created to introduce young audiences to Shakespeare, the production condenses the tale of forgiveness and redemption into a one-hour show, with a storyteller-in-chief offering a brief synopsis as the story unfolds to ensure everyone is following. Audiences will be able to join Perdita on a journey through magic and mayhem in a light-hearted production that's perfect for those aged 8 to 12.

 

About National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre

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. The National Theatre's smallest space, it was renamed after philanthropist Lloyd Dorfman, founder and chairman of Travelex, who provided a large donation towards the National's 80 million pound future development programme. More about National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre

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The Winter's Tale  Aisha Toussant as Perdita in The Winter's Tale rehearsals at the National Theatre, photo (c) Ellie Kurtzz  

   
The Winter's Tale - Aisha Toussant as Perdita in The Winter's Tale rehearsals at the National Theatre, photo (c) Ellie Kurtzz

The Winter's Tale Aisha Toussant as Perdita in The Winter's Tale rehearsals at the National Theatre, photo (c) Ellie Kurtzz 


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DownstateDownstateDownstateComing to the National Theatre direct from its debut at Steppenwolf, Chicago, Downstate is a fiery and provocative new play from Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Bruce Norris. Set in downstate Illinois, it tells the story of four men convicted of sex crimes against minors. Sharing a house with one another, they live out their lives in the shadow of th2019-03-25T00:00:00+00002019-04-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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DATES  12th March to 27th April 2019
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Coming to the National Theatre direct from its debut at Steppenwolf, Chicago, Downstate is a fiery and provocative new play from Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Bruce Norris. Set in downstate Illinois, it tells the story of four men convicted of sex crimes against minors. Sharing a house with one another, they live out their lives in the shadow of th... More about this event
 

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