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David J

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In Topic: The Silver Tassie- National Theatre

18 April 2014 - 11:30 AM

View PostMrs Lovett, on 18 April 2014 - 10:24 AM, said:

Er, YES!
I'm watching the matinee of The View From a Bridge as imagine il b free from 4.45pm onwards!
Where u sat for a The Silver Tassles? I'm on row D in the Stalls but I'm hoping I can swap it for a slip

Row C in the stalls

In Topic: The Silver Tassie- National Theatre

17 April 2014 - 09:43 PM

Interesting. I look forward to seeing this on Saturday.

Want to meet up Mrs Lovett?

In Topic: The James Plays

15 April 2014 - 08:56 AM

The benches were still sold out on 4-5 Oct, the weekend I wanted to go on.

I'm now seeing the productions on three seperate saturdays

In Topic: The James Plays

15 April 2014 - 07:42 AM

Trying to book entry tickets since 8.30. Seems like all the performances are sold out even though the times are still orange.

Will try phoning them at 9.30

In Topic: Henry 1V Rsc

14 April 2014 - 01:39 PM

View Postjohng, on 14 April 2014 - 01:21 PM, said:

I have seen several productions of both plays in a single day before, but this time was left with the feeling that Part Two was just weaker in every respect: Less funny, less dramatic, less interesting.

To be honest I have seen Henry IV before (Michael Boyd, Globe Theatre, Hollow Crown, 1979 BBC recording) and thats what I've always found Part 2 to be in general.

Sure it has it reasons (the growing seperation between Hal and Falstaff), and perhaps on its own it may work. But when you go into it after seeing Part 1 it doesn't really hold up