Alan Bennett’s award-winning play The History Boys follows seven very bright but not particularly privileged grammar school boys through their preparation for the entrance exams and interviews to study History at Oxbridge.
A coming-of-age story examining the nature of education, sexuality, literature and history, bringing together a cast of diverse students from Queens University.
Suitable ages 12+
Performance Dates, Tickets and Information
10 MAR 2010~ Tickets
Duration 2 hours 15 minutes with interval
*Concession tickets are available, with valid identification, to Students, Senior Citizens, Equity Members and the Unwaged.
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Group discounts available in advance only, ask to speak to Melanie or email firstname.lastname@example.org (Mon-Fri during office hours) Seating
Our seating is unreserved so you will choose your seat on the night of the performance. We advise you to arrive at least 10 minutes before the start time as we are unable to seat patrons once a performance has begun.
Before the show, why not…?
…have a look around our gallery. During exhibitions our gallery is open Mon-Sat from 11AM until the performance begins…. …or catch up with your friends by having a drink in our bar. We offer a full bar service so if you just can’t wait to talk about the show join us afterwards for another. Parking Offer
Present your Project Art Centre ticket (evening performances only) at the Fleet Street Car Park and you will qualify for a special fixed price of just 5. Ask at box office for more information. Hungry?
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THE HISTORY BOYS
Written by Alan Bennett
Directed by Adam Turns and Dot Kelly
Lighting design by John Beecher
Hector – MIKE HOOLEY
Irwin – TOM BALFOUR
Mrs Lintott – ROSIE BARRY
Headmaster – NIALL O’DONNELL
Dakin – DAYEL SMITH
Scripps – THOMAS FINNEGAN
Posner – GRAHAM BOYD
Rudge – CHRIS McCURRY
Timms – GARY CROSSAN
Lockwood – HARRY THRUSH
Crowther – JOHN CARROLL
Fiona – CLAIRE McCARTNEY