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When Winston Went To War With The Wireless

Donmar Warehouse Theatre

41 Earlham Street, London WC2H 9LX 0844 871 7624

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Previews from 2nd June, opens 13th June 2023. Ends 29th July 2023.
Captioned performance: 17th July 2023 at 7.30pm
Audio Described performance: 8th July 2023 at 2.30pm (touch tour 1pm)
Signed performance: 22nd July 2023 at 2.30pm

May 1926. The General Strike. No newspapers. The only remaining news reporting options are government publication "The British Gazette" or the fledgling BBC Radio service. Winston Churchill against John Reith in a battle to broadcast the truth.

Jack Thorne's new play is directed by Katy Rudd.



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The monkey advises checking performance times on your tickets and that performances are happening as scheduled, before travelling.

Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm 
Thursday and Saturday at 2.30pm and 7.30pm 

Theatres use "dynamic pricing." Seat prices change according to demand for a particular performance. Prices below were compiled as booking originally opened. Current prices are advised at time of enquiry.

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Note that a limited number of tickets are held for those aged under 30, priced £10 each. They can be booked online (look for the orange seats with an "i" in them on the booking chart) at and collected on the day of performance with proof of age.

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