Musicals Theatre

23 Apr: Eclipsed, The Merchant Of Venice, and The Lady’s Not For Walking Like An Egyptian

By | Published on Friday 17 April 2015


And today’s ThisWeek-tipped, LDN-based events are…

MUSICAL: The Lady’s Not For Walking Like An Egyptian | The Albany | 23-24 Apr (pictured)
How often have you wondered to yourself what would happen is you mixed up the words of Margaret Thatcher’s speeches with the lyrics of every top ten hit by a female artist from the 80s. Several times a day, right? And now someone has finally put that on stage. Details and tickets here.

THEATRE: Eclipsed | The Gate Theatre | 23 Apr – 16 May
Set towards the end of the second Liberian civil war in 2003, four young women at a rebel army base do their best to survive. How will the arrival of two extra members of the group – one new, one more familiar – affect them? Details and tickets here.

THEATRE: The Merchant Of Venice | Shakespeare’s Globe | 23 Apr – 7 Jun
Award-winning actor Jonathan Pryce take the role of Shylock, the moneylender determined to have his pound of flesh, in his first appearance at Shakespeare’s Globe, in this production of ‘The Merchant Of Venice. Details and tickets here.