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Vortex, The

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About the Show Less...

Felicity Kendall leads a star cast in Noël Coward's play about the frivolous nature and narcissism of London's late 1920s aristocracy.

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Against a backdrop of glittering decadence, The Vortex centres on the tempestuous relationship of Florence/>/> and her hedonistic son Nicky. With the Mother’s desire for younger men driven by her refusal to grow old, and the Son’s obsession with competing for her love, Florence Lancaster’s insatiable needs are fundamentally the crux of the ‘Vortex of beastliness’ that drives Nicky to his demons.


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 04/02/2008

Closing Night: 09/02/2008

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Cast & Creative


Felicity Kendal, Dan Stevens, Phoebe Nichols, Annette Badland, Vivien Keene, Daniel Pirrie, Paul Ridley, Timothy Speyer, Cressida Trew, Barry Stanton


Director - Sir Peter Hall

Author - Noël Coward

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