Events at Fortune Theatre
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Russell StreetLondonWC2B 5HH
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Celebrating over 25 years in the West End, The Woman in Black is undeniably a classic and a legend. Consistently chilling throughout with captivating dialogue and simply brilliant acting this show knows no bounds. Despite being simple in its execution with a very small cast and limited props, the acting and sound effects are so superb that the story and atmosphere resonates and can leave a...more
A good middle of the road play, with no big surprises or storytelling magic and the ending is a bit of a let down. But I was entertained and the shock effects actually worked rather well.
Unfortunately The Fortune Theatre where it played has seen better days, and is definitely not one of London's finest.more
Admittedly I am more a popular musicals fan (i.e. Les Miserables, Wicked, Lion King etc) than theatre. However, I got a discount off getintolondontheatre for their annual Jan-Feb event and decided that The Woman In Black was the one I have heard the best about and bought tickets.
I did not know anything except that this was a ghost story (my mum had watched it years ago) but was excited to...more
Now I LOVE the theatre. It always gives me an uplifting feeling. So how can a play be scary? I never understood it.
I DO NOW. OH MY GOD I nearly soiled myself many times. Such a clever play, so simple and yet SO scary. No wonder The Woman in Black has been going for so long. At one point there was a scary bit, the lady next to me jumped and spilt her drink on me. I actually thought that I was...more
A woman in black and I went to see "A Woman in Black" at the Fortune Theatre. We had won the tickets in a raffle some time ago, and they were expiring and so we had to just go watch it.
The production itself was very well done, and the cast extremely believable. Some of the scenes were a little trite, but generally speaking, it was good. There were a few scary moments in the middle and the...more