Scottish actor James McAvoy is set to star in Cyrano de Bergerac at Glasgow’s Theater Royal, and 12,000 tickets at just £15 will be made available to select audiences.
Cyrano Rush offers £15 pits and dress circle seats for all performances throughout the race; these will be communicated to eligible bookings at 12pm on Monday 7th March via this website only.
It’s part of The Jamie Lloyd Company’s ongoing commitment to accessibility, with a total of 12,000 tickets priced at £15 available from UK productions of Cyrano de Bergerac and their forthcoming production of La Mouette d’ Anton Chekhov, in a version by Anya Reiss, starring Emilia Clarke.
To be eligible for £15 notes you must either: be under 30, be a key worker or have government approved benefits.
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Edmond Rostand’s critically acclaimed and Olivier Award-winning production of Cyrano de Bergerac, loosely adapted by Martin Crimp, directed by Jamie Lloyd and starring James McAvoy begins Friday, March 18 and runs through Saturday March 26.
This follows a successful run at the Harold Pinter Theater in London, before visiting the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) in New York in April.
General booking for the highly anticipated show opened in November and has already sold out the 1,500-seat venue for nine performances.
James Haworth, Theater Manager at the Theater Royal, said: “I am delighted that The Jamie Lloyd Company’s Rush ticketing initiative has been made available for Cyrano de Bergerac’s run in Glasgow.
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“Rush has already been extremely popular in London and I cordially invite those who are eligible to take advantage of this to book and enjoy this prestigious production at an accessible price.”
Other star cast members include Michele Austin as Ragueneau, Adam Best as Le Bret and Sophie Mercell as Marie-Louise.
With set and costume design by Soutra Gilmour and lighting design by Jon Clark, this show is set to light up Glasgow’s Theater Royal in March.
Normal tickets can be purchased on the ATG website here.