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Winter's Tales

21, 22, 28, 29 December, 4 & 5 January


Anton Chekhov
Katherine Mansfield
D H Lawrence
James Joyce
F Scott Fitzgerald
Daphne du Maurier


Roger Allam
Deborah Findlay
Aidan Gillen 
James Norton 
Harriet Walter 
Penelope Wilton


Martynas Levickis
Feargal Murray
Gwilym Simcock

  • Theatre/2014/SWP/Winter's Tales/CG

Cosy up in our candlelit Playhouse this Christmas and New Year for classic stories told by some of our finest actors, paired with beautiful and atmospheric live music accompaniment. 

‘This candlelit venue offers extraordinary opportunities for dramatic intimacy’
The Times

Sunday 21 December, 2.30pm
Anton Chekhov’s short stories featuring The Lady with the Little Dog
Performed by Penelope Wilton with Martynas Levickis 

Monday 22 December, 7.30pm
Katherine Mansfield’s short stories featuring The Garden Party
Performed by Deborah Findlay  

Sunday 28 December, 2.30pm
D H Lawrence’s short stories featuring Odour of Chrysanthemums
Performed by Roger Allam with Martynas Levickis 

Monday 29 December, 7.30pm
James Joyce’s short stories featuring The Dead
Performed by Aidan Gillen with Feargal Murray

Sunday 4 January, 2.30pm
F Scott Fitzgerald’s short stories featuring The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Performed by James Norton with Gwilym Simcock

Monday 5 January, 7.30pm
Daphne du Maurier’s short stories featuring The Birds
Performed by Harriet Walter with Iwona Muszynska 

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