Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night

Booking from: Saturday, 13th May 2017
Booking until: Saturday, 13th May 2017
Matinees: Wednesday and Saturday 2pm, Sunday 3pm
Evenings: Tuesday to Saturday 7.30pm

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A ship is wrecked on the rocks. Viola is washed ashore but her twin brother Sebastian is lost. Determined to survive on her own, she steps out to explore a new land.

So begins a whirlwind of mistaken identity and unrequited love. The nearby households of Olivia and Orsino are overrun with passion. Even Olivia's upright housekeeper Malvolia is swept up in the madness.

Where music is the food of love, and nobody is quite what they seem, anything proves possible.

Simon Godwin (Man and Superman, The Beaux' Stratagem) directs this joyous new production with Tamsin Greig as a transformed Malvolia.

A production for our times
Financial Times

A knock out. Simon Godwin has pulled off a wowser. Tamsin Greig gives one of the performances of the year
The Times

Masses of fun, a delicious crowd pleaser
Time Out

Exhilaratingly fresh and funny. What a night
Mail on Sunday

An extravagant, rambunctious production. Tamsin Greig is magnetic

Bright, inventive and boundlessly funny. Soutra Gilmour has created a massively ingenious set
The Guardian

Fabulously funny, dazzling and finely tuned
Radio Times

Tamsin Greig is brilliant
Tamsin Greig is brilliant

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How to get there: (10mins) Follow signs for exits to the South Bank. This should lead you to an underground pedestrian passage called ‘Sutton Walk’ that emerges at the South Bank. Turn right and walk along the river Thames until you see the National Theat