Berenice Icon
Donmar Warehouse
Earlham Street WC2H 9LD
by Jean Racine
Donmar Warehouse 3D location mapMap ©Silvermaze Ltd 2008 Donmar Warehouse photoPhoto ©Tony Reading 2008
Show Details
Preview 27th Sept 12
Opens 2nd Oct 12
Closes 24th Nov 12
Show Times
Mon - Sat 7.30 pm
Matinée Thurs & Sat 2.30 pm
Length of show - 1hr 45mins

Local Info
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A classic viewing of all the Theatreland play houses by night. The authentic commentary, by Ben Shafik - a player himself - gives an authentic feel to the West End's theatres - and is backed by real music.
Next version will be more upbeat as, suggested, to celebrate Britannia's unbeatable heritage.
(Over 6000 viewings and all good reviews to date).
Let us know what you think.

A note from the author

I took these pictures to show off London theatres as they are seen -most often - by theatre goers, at night.

Thanks to Ben Shafik for his lighthearted and informative commentary and Fionn O'Lochlainn for the original music.

Watch out for the new version with current liveries and the names of the theatres as they appear.



Berenice by Jean Racine and starring Anne-Marie Duff & Stephen Campbell opens at the Donmar Warehouse on 2nd October 2012.

Full Newsbrief and show details to follow soon so please check back for further details

In the mean time click on the "Red Curtins" above for booking details.


  • Anne-Marie Duff - Berenice
  • Stephen Campbell Moore - Titus
  • Dominic Rowan - Anthiochus
  • Nigel Cooke - Paulinus
  • Kurt Egyiawan - Arsace
  • Derek Howard - Rutilus
  • Rosie Jones - Phenice

  • Director - Josie Rourke
  • Design - Lucy Osbourne
  • Producer - Donmar Warehouse
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