Save £10 on tickets to see Dominic West in Butley
Friday 03 June 2011
Dominic West, star of hit US drama The Wire, will take on the iconic title role of the rapier-tongued lecturer in a major new revival of Simon Gray’s Butley.
Rapier-tongued lecturer Ben Butley is having a monumentally bad day. So bad, he’s making sure everyone else has a worse one. His estranged wife has taken up with the most boring man in London. His beloved protégé has found a new benefactor (one he is actually sleeping with, to boot). In an unprecedented act of betrayal even the English department’s resident failure has a book deal.
Once a charismatic tutor and an authority on T.S. Eliot, he now sharpens his mind on his unfortunate colleagues while trying to evade his more persistent students. Mischievous irony and gleeful trouble-making all feature in his arsenal; inevitably they prove to be the weapons of his own tragic self-destruction.
Save £10 on tickets (normally up to £49.50) for shows at the Duchess Theatre between 1 June and 27 August.
Call 0844 482 9672 and quote ‘Independent Offer’ or book online at here and enter INDEPENDENT as the promo code when prompted.
Terms and conditions: Offer valid on best available tickets to all performances from 1 June – 27 August. Subject to availability. Cannot be used retrospectively or in conjunction with any other offer. Booking fees may apply.
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