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Death Takes A Holiday

Charing Cross Theatre, Villiers Street
Death Takes A Holiday
Charing Cross Theatre, Villiers Street
Our Review 4 / 5

In Northern Italy, shortly after World War One, Death disguises himself as a handsome young prince to try to understand why life is so precious and death so feared. But when he unexpectedly falls in love with a newly engaged young woman, this mysterious stranger discovers that love may in fact be stronger than death.


Book your Death Takes A Holiday tickets, playing at The Charing Cross Theatre today.

Previews from |
16th January 2017
Opening date |
23rd January 2017
Booking from |
4th March 2017
Available until |
4th March 2017
Closes |
4th March 2017
Categories |
Peter Stone and Thomas Meehan
Steven M Levy, Sean Sweeney, Danielle Tarento, Vaughn Williams
Thom Southerland
Songs by:
Maury Yeston
Cast list:
Maxwell Caulfield, Zoë Doano, Chris Peluso, Kathryn Akin, Anthony Cable, Trudi Camilleri, Ken Christiansen, Scarlett Courtney, Sophie-May Feek, James Gant, Matthew McDonald, Gay Soper, Ashley Stillburn, Samuel Thomas, and Helen Turner.

Charing Cross Theatre Venue Information

Charing Cross Theatre, The Arches, Villiers Street, London, WC2N 6NL
Nearest tube:
Charing Cross

Customer reviews

Our Review of Death Takes A Holiday


It's not just death that's taking a century's-earned holiday at Charing Cross Theatre, but also flop shows, too: a London venue that had for too long become associated with a succession of dire musicals has finally come back from theatrical purgatory and found its feet again. With Thom Southerland, a director who came through the fringe with impressive revivals of shows at Catford's Broadway Studio, the Landor and Southwark Playhouse, now installed as artistic director under the... Read more

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