National Theatre Live - Follies

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FOLLIES

Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas.

New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves.

Tracie BennettJanie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies girls in this dazzling new production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, it’s directed by Dominic Cooke (The Comedy of Errors).

Winner of Academy, Tony, Grammy and Olivier awards, Sondheim’s previous work includes A Little Night MusicSweeney Todd and Sunday in the Park with George.

2 hrs, 35 min

★★★★★
Guardian, Daily Telegraph, Sunday Times, Observer, Time Out, Independent, Financial Times, Mail on Sunday, Metro
 
★★★★★
‘Imelda Staunton is unforgettable in Sondheim’s showbiz stunner.’
Guardian

Show Times
Thu, Dec 28 7:30pm     Buy Tickets
Sat, Dec 30 1:00pm     Buy Tickets
Tickets
Reserved Seating $30
Students $12
No Passes
Dec 2nd Open Seating
($24 Gen, $12 Student)