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Duchess Theatre

Catherine Street WC2B 5LA

Untold Stories (Hymn / Cocktail Stick) - Double Bill

Duchess Theatre 3D mapMap ©Silvermaze Ltd 2008 Duchess theatre photoPhoto ©Tony Reading 2008

Show Details

Preview 22nd MAr 13
Opens 2nd Apr 13
Closes 15th Jun 13

Show Times

Mon - Sat 7.30 pm
Matineée - Weds & Sat 3.00 pm
Length of Show
2 hrs

Local Info

Top Class restaurants nearby;

Mon Plaisir (French)
21 Monmouth Street
020 7836 7243

Loch Fyne (Fish & Seafood)
2 - 4 Catherine Street
020 7240 4999
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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.




by Alan Bennett opens at the Duchess Theatre on 2nd April 2013.

Full News-brief and show details to follow soon so please check back for further details.

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


  • Alex Jennings

  • Director (Hymn) - Nadia Fall
  • Playwright - Alan Bennett
  • Director (Cocktail Sticks) - Nicholas Hytner
  • Design - Bob Crowley
  • Lighting - Tom Snell
  • Sound - Mike Walker / John Leonard
  • Producer - National Theatre
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