Kiss Me, Kate is based on Broadway Legends, the husband and wife team, Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne, and their epic off-stage verbal battles. The award-winning musical consists of a talented cast, including a full-scale orchestra and American composer Cole Porter's iconic numbers. With this musical, Tony Award-winning Broadway star Stephanie J. Block comes to West End for the first time. Known for being the 1st actress to play Elphaba in the US national tour of 'Wicked', she takes on the role of the fiery Lilli Vanessi. Opposite her is Adrian Dunbar, known for his role as the popular Superintendent Ted Hastings in 'Line of Duty'. Book Kiss Me, Kate London tickets today!
Kiss Me, Kate is a story of backstage chaos and passionate love at a theatre company. When actor/director Fred Graham and the leading lady Lilli Vanessi are forced to come together for a theatrical production of Shakespeare's 'Shrew', havoc ensues between the divorcees. Their wild and explosive arguments soon start spilling over to their characters in the play, affecting the entire troupe. What happens when the line between hatred and love starts blurring? Do they get their happy ending? Watch Kiss Me, Kate in London to find out.
Barbican Theatre is the largest multi-arts venue in London and part of the Global Cultural Districts Network. Featuring eccentric architecture, that includes themes of Utopian living and a Brutalist style, this theatre has been the home of the famous Royal Shakespeare Company. The theatre has played host to several plays like Les Miserables and A Strange Loop.
Seating Capacity: 1,154
The Barbican Theatre seating plan will help you find the best seats in the theatre.
Address: Barbican Theatre, Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS
Tube: The closest tube stations are Barbican, Moorgate, Farringdon, and St. Paul's. These are serviced by the Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Circle, Northern, Elizabeth, and Central lines.
Bus: Lines servicing the area include 153, 4, and 56.
Available Facilities: Restrooms, Cloakroom, Gift Store, Baby Changing Facilities, Parking
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessibility, Assistive Listening System, Accessible Toilets, Guide Dogs are allowed
Security: Please be aware that for your comfort and security, all audience members will be subject to security checks upon arrival at the Barbican Theatre.
Dress Code: Smart and casual wear is recommended. Keep in mind, that the theatre is air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.
Outside Food: Most theatres do not allow outside food inside the theatres but most of them also have a café or restaurant inside the premises or nearby.
The cost of Kiss Me, Kate London tickets starts from £41.38 and will vary depending on the type of seats you choose.
Kiss Me, Kate opens on 4th June 2024 at The Barbican Theatre.
The show is most suitable for children aged 10 and above.
Kiss Me, Kate is playing at The Barbican Theatre in London and opens on 4th June 2024.
The running time of Kiss Me, Kate is 2 hours and 40 minutes including one interval.
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