The Red Lion returns to the Dorfman Theatre Thursday 18 June.
The upcoming repertoire performance breaks are:
27 June-8 July
19 August- 2 September
17-23 September Last Performance for The Red Lion is the 30 Sept matinee at 3PM.
14 June: Fantastic interview with Peter Wight from The Stage. 10 June 2015 – More photos from The Red Lion press photo call at the Dorfman Theatre on 9 June 2015 (via photographer Elliott Franks). And photographer Alastair Muir.
– Curtis Brown article on Daniel Mays’ National Theatre debut this evening in The Red Lion.
The Red Lion preview performances begin Wednesday 3 June at The National Theatre. Tickets are still available for purchase for most dates across the run at the National Theatre online, in person, and via telephone booking.
The Red Lion is also a part of the National Theatre’s new Friday Rush ticketing beginning this Friday, 29 May at 1PM. Front row seats priced at £20 will be available online every Friday for all performances for the following week. Please read the Friday Rush FAQ for more details.
Once performances begin there will be £15 day tickets available.
Press night for The Red Lion is Wednesday 10 June.
Small-time semi-pro football, the non-league. A world away from the wealth and the television cameras. A young player touched with brilliance arrives from nowhere. An ambitious manager determines to make him his own. And the old soul of the club still has dreams of glory.
A haunting and humorous new play about the dying romance of the great English game – and the tender, savage love that powers it.
Patrick Marber returns to premiere a fifth play at the National Theatre, where his previous work includes Dealer’s Choice and Closer.
The Red Lion is now booking for performances beginning 3 June.