Charles Dance makes a rare public appearance to bring you an unforgettable night highlighting his magnificent 50-year career in the entertainment industry.
Often typecast as vicious villains and conniving politicians in his various film, television and theatre appearances and famous for his dashing good looks, Charles still to this day remains one of the most prolific actors on the planet. He is currently starring as Tywin Lannister in one of the most popular television series of our time, Game of Thrones, and also appears in the smash-hit Netflix series The Crown as Lord Mountbatten.
Charles was catapulted into stardom after his BAFTA-nominated performance in The Jewel of the Crown. He was later honored with a Press Guild Award for Best Actor for his performance in Bleak House. Also renowned for his stage work, Charles has portrayed a number of titular roles for the RSC and received a Critic's Circle Award for Best Actor for his performance in Shadowlands.
Charles has been so sought-after throughout his acting career and has appeared in so many starring roles that it would be impossible to list them all at once. Aside from acting, he is notable for making his directorial and writing debut with Ladies in Lavender, which starred Professor McGonagall's Maggie Smith and 007's Judi Dench. An Evening with Charles Dance will be a night full of captivating anecdotes and insight. Don't miss it!
An Evening with Charles Dance is presented by the Theatre Royal Haymarket as part of its 2019 Sunday Encounters season.
Access description: Main entrance up three 15cm steps (staircases have handrails on both sides and are highlighted) through a set of double swing doors. Box Office counter to the right of the entrance. 18 steps down from the foyer to the Stalls, 28 steps up to the Royal Circle, and 60+ steps up to the Upper Circle and Gallery, through a separate entrance to the right of the main entrance. 4 steps in to each box.
Sound Amplification: Sennheiser infra-red system with 20 headsets.
Guide Dogs: Guide dogs are not allowed into the auditorium but up to 6 can be looked after in the manager’s office.
Disabled Access: No steps to the auditorium through EXIT doors to the left and righthand side of the main entrance – please tell the Box Office in advance and they will be opened for you. 1 space for a wheelchair user at X18. The venue is suitable for scooters. Transfer seating available to any aisle seat for 1 scooter and 4 wheelchairs. The theatre can store 1 scooter and 4 wheelchairs per performance.
Toilets: Women’s and men’s are down 11 steps from the foyer and at Royal Circle and Upper Circle level.
Disabled Toilets: Adapted toilet at Stalls entrance on street level