The Queen and Us: A Right Royal Evening with Joanna Lumley and Gyles Brandreth
You are invited to the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane on 23 November when national treasure Joanna Lumley joins her friend of fifty years, Gyles Brandreth, for an evening of conversation, reminiscence, gossip and laughter – it should be absolutely fabulous.
Joanna is celebrating her new book about The Queen – A Queen For All Seasons – and Gyles, author of the acclaimed best-selling biography of Prince Philip, is celebrating his new book, a childhood memoir called Odd Boy Out. Together the actress and the raconteur will be talking all things ROYAL as well as sharing stories from each of their unlikely careers.
The conversational cast list will run from The Queen and her family to an extraordinary array of stars of stars of stage, screen and politics that, between them, Joanna and Gyles have known over the years – from Winston Churchill to Roger Moore, from Sophia Loren to the Dalai Lama.
You do not want to miss this unique live event, full of stories and heart. Expect the unexpected – anecdotes, surprises, secrets – for an evening of unusual and memorable entertainment with some of our greatest names in showbiz.
Every in-the-room ticket includes a free copy of A Queen For All Seasons. VIP tickets also include a free copy of Odd Boy Out.
For those who are unable to attend the live show, this event will also be LIVE streamed from Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Worldwide viewing is available and the stream will be available for one week on demand after the initial broadcast, so you can watch at anytime if the initial broadcast time doesn't suit your timezone.
Age guidance: 14+. Show running time: 110 minutes including 20 min interval