A Dish of Tea with Dr Johnson – Hot Tickets offer
“An invigorating delight”
“Joyous. A delight and an education… A tremendous performance in a show of continuous pleasure”
Out of Joint’s acclaimed play celebrating Sam “Dictionary” Johnson’s unique take on life. From humble beginnings, and in spite of numerous physical and psychological problems and ultimate heartbreak, this witty, depressed, irritable, generous and wise man became an 18th century icon.
Max Stafford-Clark directs. Ian Redford reprises his wry and moving central performance.
Until 24 September
Great Newport Street, London WC2H 7JB
HOT TICKETS OFFER:
£20 best available seats.
(Usually £32.50; subject to availability)
PHONE the box office on 020 7907 7092 and quote “HOT TICKETS OFFER”
BOOK ONLINE HERE and enter the code: HOT
Booking fee £1.50 per ticket
“Every line chimes. Redford portrays all of Johnson’s humour, rage, melancholy, sweetness and brilliance”
“Witty, warm-hearted and totally charming entertainment”
“You feel you are eavesdropping on one of the great double acts in literary history. A rare treat”
“I did not want the evening to end”
“A delightful evening. Redford is remarkable. Luke Griffin brings great style and panache. Trudie Styler is impressive”
An Out of Joint production. Presented by Karl Sydow.
Trudie Styler will not appear 21-24 September