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Sunset at the Villa Thalia

a new play by Alexi Kaye Campbell

Now playing
Running Time: 2 hours inc 20 min interval

Sunset at the Villa Thalia

April 1967: Greece is in political turmoil.

Charlotte and Theo have retreated to a small island in search of peace and inspiration. But when they meet a charismatic American couple at the port they are seduced into making choices with devastating consequences.

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A funny and passionate new play by Alexi Kaye Campbell (The Pride, Apologia) with a cast including Elizabeth McGovern (Downton Abbey) and Ben Miles (Wolf Hall).

This play is a recipient of an Edgerton Foundation New Plays Award

 

4 star rating

This play is a winner. There's no weak link in the cast. Elizabeth McGovern is superbly funny.

The Times
4 star rating

A fascinating new play. Keeps you constantly hooked.

Guardian
4 star rating

Beautifully resonant.

Arts Desk

Production gallery

Trailer

The Sunset at the Villa Thalia writer, director and members of the cast talk about the play.

More info

Sunset at the Villa Thalia – quickfire timeline

Sunset at the Villa Thalia rehearsal gallery

Ticket prices

Mon – Thu & all matinees
£50, £39, £29, £20, £15
Fri & Sat evening
£55, £44, £31, £25, £18
 

Cast

Production team

Original photography by Hayden WIlliams

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