Based on the best selling novels by Dame Hilary Mantel (Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies), Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2 will invite theatergoers to be part of a unique theatrical experience, similar to the Royal Shakespeare Company’s award winning production of The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby. Both parts of the production can either be seen in one day with a dinner break of approximately two-and-a-half hours, or can be seen on two different days.
For purchases through December 31, 2014, ticket packages for both plays will be available at an exclusive price and those who choose the Saturday or Sunday marathon performances will have the ability to keep their same seats for both plays.
In addition, a limited number of student tickets will be available from the box office for $27 (per part) on the day of the performance.
Tickets for Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2 will be available for purchase online at www.telecharge.com or by calling (212) 239-6200.
Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2 will begin previews on Friday, March 20, 2015, at the Winter Garden Theatre(1634 Broadway, between 50th and 51st Streets). Opening day is set for Thursday, April 9, 2015.
Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2 are adapted by Mike Poulton from Hilary Mantel’s double Man Booker Prize winning novels, Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies (published Henry Holt in the U.S.). The plays are based on the deceit, betrayal, and intrigue of the court of Henry VIII.
The production will also feature scenic and costume design by Christopher Oram, lighting design byPaule Constable (Part 1) and David Plater (Part 2), sound design by Nick Powell, and music byStephen Warbeck.
Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2 will be produced by Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel, and Matthew Byam Shaw, Nia Janis & Nick Salmon for Playful Productions UK, and The Shubert Organization.