Assassins

Assassins

Thirteen people have tried to kill the president of the United States. Four have succeeded. These murderers and would be murderers are generally dismissed as maniacs and misfits who have little in common with each other, and nothing in common with the rest of us. Assassins suggests otherwise. The individual stories of the nine successful and unsuccessful US presidential assassins are intriguingly woven together in this darkly humorous and powerful award-winning musical that features some of Sondheim’s most compelling and lyrical music. Set in an amusement park shooting gallery where time bends and characters who never actually knew one another come face to face, Sondheim and Weidman explore the misfits who wanted to change history.

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By:
John Weidman
Producer:
BB Productions
Director:
TJ Lloyd
Songs by:
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Other info:
Musical Direction Bridget Biggar
Assassins Performance Dates & Times
Previews from: 
Tuesday, 2 August, 2016
Opening date: 
Tuesday, 2 August, 2016
Closes: 
Saturday, 6 August, 2016
Booking to: 
Saturday, 6 August, 2016
MatineeEvening
Monday--
Tuesday-7.45pm
Wednesday-7.45pm
Thursday-7.45pm
Friday-7.45pm
Saturday-7.45pm
Sunday--

Chelsea Theatre

Address:
World's End Place, London, SW10 0DR
Venue Box Office:
020 7352 1967
Nearest tube:
Sloane Square

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