The Understudy, Southbank. If you are looking for another venue to play backgammon, take a look at Draughts, Waterloo, London. Two big Hollywood action stars are playing the leads, but the fickle nature of unseen Bruce means they’ve had to cast Harry as an understudy. The Understudy is a brand new radio play that will be broadcast in two parts on Wednesday 20th May and Wednesday 27th May to raise funds for the theatre industry which is facing a devastating impact from the Covid-19 health crisis. Stephen Fry will appear in The Understudy, returning to the London stage after his Greek trilogy at the London Palladium last year. The Understudy Tickets, London, Palace Theatre. Further casting includes James Norton, Mina Anwar, Natalie Casey, Sasha Frost, Marie Lawrence, James McNicholas and Lizzie Muncey, with more to be announced. Opening times: Monday to Wednesday, 12 noon – 12 midnight. Opening times. What a unique situation!” A long lost Kafka play is having its premiere on Broadway. Phone: 020 7452 3000. now booking until may 2021 Sunday, 12 noon – 10pm . Great seats from £24. The Understudy was created as an animated play online in May to raise vital funds for the UK’s theatre industry, and this new production will once again raise money – splitting proceeds between Acting For Others, the Equity Charitable Trust and The Theatre Development Fund. Starring Stephen Fry, Mina Anwar, and James Norton. Proceeds from the play will be split between Acting For Others, the Equity Charitable Trust and The Theatre Development Trust, run by the Society of London Theatre and UK Theatre. Based on the novel of the same name by David Nicholls, Henry Filloux-Bennet’s new play The Understudy plays two performances at the Palace Theatre from 7-8 December 2020.. Actor Stephen McQueen has just landed a dream West End role. Based on the novel by David Nicholls, The Understudy is the new radio play adapted by Henry Filloux-Bennett and directed by Giles Croft, relaying the … Starring Stephen Fry, Mina Anwar, and James Norton. A SEMI-STAGED REHEARSED READING. A perfect pre-Christmas treat for theatre lovers, this exclusive semi-staged rehearsed reading of The Understudy will run for two nights only at London’s Palace Theatre. Canal Cafe Theatre, London – until 11 March 2017 Guest reviewer: Jo Trainor “An actor who needs money? Thursday to Saturday, 12 noon – 1am. stumbling through its seventh catastrophic year duchess theatre. Based on the novel of the same name by David Nicholls, Henry Filloux-Bennet’s new play The Understudy plays two performances at the Palace Theatre from 7-8 December 2020.. Actor Stephen McQueen has just landed a dream West End role. A semi-staged rehearsed reading of The Understudy comes to the Palace Theatre this December. The Understudy contains strong language and sexual content. Home » London Theatre News » Semi-staged rehearsed reading of The Understudy at the Palace Theatre November 5, 2020 Last updated: November 5, 2020 1:13 pm By Admin Address: Southwark. Situated right on London's vibrant South Bank, The Understudy has riverside seating and serves a range of draught beers, wines and cocktails. Monday to Wednesday, 12 noon – 12 midnight Thursday to Saturday, 12 noon – 1am Sunday, 12 noon - 10pm A SEMI-STAGED REHEARSED READING.