Waiting for Waiting for Godot

Waiting for Waiting for Godot Tickets

St James Theatre Studio

Two hapless understudies occupy their time backstage, trying to understand art, life, theatre and their precarious existence within it. The comedy ponders Beckett, showbiz and just what on earth it’s all about. Turns out, the only people who truly understand Beckett’s Waiting For Godot, are the understudies.

Starring 'The Fast Show'’s Simon Day alongside Laura Kirman and James Marlowe.

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Dave Hanson
Libby Brodie Productions
Mark Bell
Cast list: 
Simon Day, Laura Kirman, James Marlowe
Waiting for Waiting for Godot Schedule
Previews from: 
Tuesday, 30 August, 2016
Opening date: 
Thursday, 1 September, 2016
Available from: 
Saturday, 24 September, 2016
Booking to: 
Saturday, 24 September, 2016
Saturday, 24 September, 2016
19 Palace Street, London , SW1E 5JA
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Thursday, July 21, 2016
The Fast Show’s Simon Day stars in Waiting for Waiting for Godot at the St James

Casting has been announced for Dave Hanson’s off-Broadway comedy Waiting for Waiting for Godot which runs at the at St. James Theatre Studio from 30 August 2016 to 24 September 2016, with an official opening on 1 September 2016.

The Fast Show’s Simon Day will star alongside Laura Kirman and James Marlowe in the comedy directed by Mark Bell.

Our Review

It's been quite a year for understudies in the West End, from Funny Girl to Sunset Boulevard – high profile cases where the show must go on and the understudy steps in to save the day at the last minute. Usually the unsung heroes of the industry, it's no surprise that there's both comedy and drama to be found in their position, but whilst... Read more

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