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Best of Enemies Tickets

    A tense battle for Presidency takes place in 1968, a time of protest, tension, and political divide in America, as two candidates fight for the same position. Book Best of Enemies tickets and witness this battle royale.

    Why Watch Best of Enemies

    Directed by Jeremy Herrin and James Graham, Zachary Quinto makes his West End debut as Gore Vidal and David Harewood reprises his role as William F. Buckley Jr. The year is 1968. A time of protest, tension, and political divide in America. As two candidates go head to head, competing in the presidential elections, the arguments are set to play out as nationally televised debates. Millions are ready to tune into their nightly broadcasts, across America, to watch these fiery debates question beliefs and one's moral integrity. With iconoclastic, left-wing Gore Vidal against wily, conservation William F. Buckley Jr., watch how this new television format has this shattered nation wondering who would lead them and whether this opens new avenues for them and television news. Intrigued? Secure your seats now and book Best of Enemies tickets before it's too late!

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    40 reviews
    Shivam Darmora



    Jun, 2023

    Agnes Dole-Muttonen



    Feb, 2023

    I am not much of a theatre goer however I thought that the acting and the arrangements were fantastic. I kept thinking that the main actors must have spent many hours learning all the monologues and the two way conversations to get to this level of performance. The parallel between the stories and simultaneously on the stage worked really well. It was great to see David Harewood and Zachary Quinto in a play and in these polar opposite characters. Obviously I had high expectations from them due to their well established acting careers and they didn't disappoint at all. The supporting actors were very good too and hopefully we'll see more of them on the big screen. James Graham was a bit mean in his portrayal of Andy Warhol or maybe I took that part too seriously even though I smiled.
    Bridget Barker



    Feb, 2023

    Excellent play. Made me realise that I shoo to the theatre more often. Booking system was very easy and great to have tickets on my phone.
    Deirdre Rafferty



    Feb, 2023

    Show Details

    Genre: Play

    Duration: 2hrs 25mins (with interval)

    Audience: Suitable for 16+

    No. of Shows a Week: ~8

    Opening Date: 14 Nov 2022

    Closing Date: 18 Feb 2023

    Theatre Name: Noël Coward Theatre

    Theatre Facilities: Bar, Restroom, Wheelchair Accessible

    Dress Code: Smart casual

    Cast & Crew

    Directed by Jeremy Herrin and James Graham

    Gore Vidal, Played by Zachary Quinto

    William F. Buckley Jr, Played by David Harewood

    Additional Tips

    • This production contains themes of racism, homophobia, and violence. Children under the age of 3 will not be permitted. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by and seated with an adult.

    • All those attending, regardless of their age, must have their own ticket and be able to occupy their own seats. All children must have their own ticket too, and be able to occupy their own seats.

    • Keep in mind, the theatre is air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly. Bring along a light jacket if needed.

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