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    Witness a unique theatre experience with The Motive and the Cue, as it explores the captivating world of theatre production with mega-star Richard Burton at its centre. Book your The Motive and the Cue tickets today!

    Why Watch The Motive and the Cue

    The Motive and the Cue is a play that offers a refreshing perspective on the world of theatre, making it a must-see. Set in the grandeur of the Noel Coward Theatre, it features the iconic Richard Burton playing Hamlet under the innovative direction of John Gielgud. This captivating narrative, starring a seasoned cast comprising Johnny Flynn as Burton, Mark Gatiss as Gielgud and Tuppence Middleton as Taylor, makes The Motive and the Cue tickets highly sought after.

    The Story

    The Motive and the Cue is a unique play that provides a behind-the-scenes look into the world of theatre. It focuses on the challenges faced by Richard Burton as he prepares to perform in an innovative production of Hamlet. As the tension builds, the collaboration threatens to unravel, creating an intriguing narrative. Secure your The Motive and the Cue tickets now to witness this compelling exploration of the complexities of theatre production.

    Great For

    Drama Lovers | Comedy Fans | Theatre Enthusiasts

    Cancellation policy

    These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

    Reviews

    4.2
    21 reviews
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    Leslie Dillon

    Leslie

    5/5

    Feb, 2024

    One of or maybe the best play and performance I've ever seen! Actors were marvelous, set perfect for venue, story excellent. Everything was great
    Peter Zeitlin

    Peter

    4/5

    Jan, 2024

    The subjects of this play, Sir John Gielgud and Ralph Richardson are 2 of our very best actors. Their relationship is an interesting one, and the script is excellent. However the sound was not good and we regretted not taking earphones.
    Mrs Jennifer Stork

    Mrs

    5/5

    Mar, 2024

    Sublime acting , great seats in a lovely theatre . London at its best with an appreciative audience
    Richard Greer

    Richard

    5/5

    Mar, 2024

    CEJ Steenberg

    Cej

    4/5

    Mar, 2024

    Show Details

    Genre: Play

    Duration: 2 hr 40 min with interval

    Audience: Strcitly for 5+

    Opening Date: 9 December 2023

    Closing Date: 23 March 2024

    Theatre Name: Noel Coward Theatre

    Theatre Capacity: 952

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    Theatre Facilities: Toilets, Bar, Cloakroom

    Dress Code: Smart casual

    Cast & Crew

    Leading Roles

    Johnny Flynn as Burton

    Mark Gatiss as Gielgud

    Tuppence Middleton as Taylor

    Director

    Sam Mendes

    Writer

    Jack Thorne

    Additional Tips

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

    • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by and sat next to a ticket holder who is at least 18 years old.

    • This production contains strong language and adult themes, with some bright lighting.

    • You will receive an email with your The Motive and the Cue voucher. Please display the same on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID.
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