Harold and Maude comes to London's Charing Cross Theatre in 2018, find out how to get tickets

Harold and Maude comes to London's Charing Cross Theatre in 2018, find out how to get tickets

Directed by Hal Ashby and starring Ruth Cordon and Bud Cort, Harold and Maude is a cult cinema classic, and is now coming to the London stage

Stage adaptation of the cult classic 1971 film stars Olivier Award-winner Sheila Hancock

The stage adaptation of Harold and Maude comes to London's Charing Cross Theatre for the first time in 2018. Tickets for the show are on sale now.

Based on the cult favourite 1971 film of the same name, the show sees Olivier Award-winner Sheila Hancock star for this West End run, which opens on Mon 19 Feb, and closes on Sat 31 Mar.

Directed by Hal Ashby and starring Ruth Cordon and Bud Cort, the film's focused on the relationship between a depressed and destructive young man and an adventurous, free-spirited septuagenarian. A touching black comedy, it underperformed initially at the box office, but nearly 50 years on it's still loved by millions.

Now the stage show comes to London's Charing Cross Theatre, with Sheila Hancock (Cabaret, A Winter's Tale, Sweeney Todd) starring.

Director Thom Southerland says: 'I couldn't be more thrilled to be bringing Colin Higgins' masterpiece Harold and Maude to Charing Cross Theatre for its first ever London production. I am honoured and delighted to be teaming up again with Sheila Hancock on this incredible piece, which dares us to think beyond the obvious.'

Tickets for Harold and Maude at London's Charing Cross Theatre are on sale now.

Harold and Maude

Harold and Maude is an idiosyncratic fable told though the eyes of the most unlikely pairing: a compulsive, self-destructive young man who attends funerals for entertainment and a devil-may-care, septuagenarian bohemian. Through Colin Higgins' tale, we experience a way of seeing the world that looks directly into…

Charing Cross Theatre, London WC2N

Mon 19 Feb 2018

£35.50–£56 / 08444 930 650

Tue 20 Feb 2018

£35.50–£56 / 08444 930 650

Wed 21 Feb 2018

£35.50–£56 / 08444 930 650

…and 32 more dates until 31 Mar 2018

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