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Set against the backdrop of the harsh economic times of 1979, The Knowledge is based on the iconic 1979 TV film comedy, written by Jack Rosenthal, and follows the hilarious struggles of four Londoners as they attempt to better themselves by attempting the fearsome “Knowledge” - the process of becoming a London black cab driver. Standing between them and the coveted Green Badge is the eccentric Mr. Burgess, the examiner. Also known as “The Vampire”, he is on an obsessive mission to maintain standards.

The Knowledge cast includes of Steven Pacey as Mr Burgess, Celine Abrahams as Brenda, James Alexandrou Gordon, Jenna Augen as Val, Louise Callaghan as Miss Staveley, Ben Caplan as Ted, Michael Chance as Arab Tourist, Alice Felgate as Janet and Fabien Frankel as Chris.

Acclaimed actress and writer Maureen Lipman is to direct this world stage premiere. The rest of the creative team is made up of Nicolai Hart-Hansen (Set Design), Jonathan Lipman (Costume Design) and Andrew Johnson (Sound Design).

Dates & Times

4th September - 11th November
Mon - Sat 7.30pm
Wed matinee 2.30pm
Sat matinee 3pm

Tickets

Premium £42.50
includes best stalls locations, a programme and a glass of bubbly
Stalls £35
Balcony £25
Slips £17.50

There is a £3 booking fee per ticket charged on phone and internet orders. There is a 50p Restoration Levy on all tickets. Box office at theatre open to personal callers from two hours before the curtain time for every performance.
Tel: 08444 930 650

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