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    Embark on a journey of an intense marital discord with Edgar and Alice, a hostile couple whose lives are thrown into jeopardy with the arrival of a mysterious stranger.

    Why Watch Dance of Death?

    Don't miss out on a classic reinvented. Experience August Strindberg's Dance of Death come to life in a contemporary adaptation by Marit Moum Aune. This Norwegian star-studded show follows the tragicomedy tale of Edgar and Alice, a Swedish couple whose marriage is on the brink of ruin. Locked not just in an intense battle within their marriage but also in an isolated castle, chaotic interaction ensues as they grapple with the complexities of love and hatred, and ultimately, come to terms with the inevitability of death.

    To add fire to the fuel? The mysterious appearance of a stranger who threatens to unravel secrets that have long been buried. Will Edgar and Alice's marriage see past its 25th anniversary or will they be buried under the weight of their secrets and desires? Book your Dance of Death London tickets to find out! For anyone who is looking for a piece of theater that marries comedy, tragedy and reality, Dance of Death is an absolute must-see.

    The entire play is performed in Norwegian with English surtitles.

    Great For

    Dark Comedy Enthusiasts | Drama Lovers

    Cancellation policy

    These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

    Ratings & Reviews

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    Petronella van Gelder

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    Mar, 2023

    The play was Great. It was nice that I had bought tickets in advance, because it was sold out.

    Show Details

    Genre: Play

    Duration: 1 hr 30 mins without interval

    Audience: Suitable for ages 14+

    No. of Shows a Week: ~7

    Opening Date: 16 Mar 2023

    Closing Date: 31 Mar 2023

    Theatre Name: The Coronet Theatre

    Theatre Facilities: Accessible foyer, A Bar, Restrooms, Captioned and Audio Described Performances, BSL Performances

    Dress Code: Smart casual

    Cast & Creatives

    Cast

    Pia Tjelta as Alice

    Jon Øigarden as Edgar

    Thorbjørn Harr as Kurt

    Director

    Marit Moum Aune

    Translation

    Kjell Askildsen

    Composition

    Nils Petter Molvær

    Costume Design

    Even Børsum

    Lighting Design

    Agnethe Tellefsen

    Sound Design

    Bendik Toming

    Additional Tips

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

    You will receive an email with your Dance of Death voucher. Please display the same on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID.

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