Frank and Percy - West End

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Other Palace, London
Booking to 3 December 2023
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Ian McKellen and Roger Allam star in the world premiere production of Frank and Percy at The Other Palace theatre in London.

Written by Ben Weatherill (Jellyfish), his new play Frank and Percy will see two acting giants unite for one incredible production.

Directed by Sean Mathias, Frank and Percy is a poignant and witty take on the unexpected relationship that blossoms between two men.

Ian McKellen, one of the UK’s greatest stage and screen actors, is starring as Percy in the play, alongside multi Olivier Award winning actor Roger Allam as Frank.

Frank and Percy is playing at The Other Palace theatre in London from 8 September to 3 December 2023.

What's the story of Frank and Percy?

Devoted to their canine companions, Frank and Percy both believe that human connection is far more temperamental.

But as their dogs play in the park, can Frank, a widowed schoolteacher and Percy, a somewhat radical elder statesman, find the time for new infatuation, or should they just let sleeping dogs lie?

Who is in the cast of Frank and Percy?

The play stars Ian McKellen (The Lord of the Rings, X Men) as Percy, and Roger Allam (Endeavour) as Frank.

Who are the creative team of Frank and Percy?

Written by Ben Weatherill

Directed by Sean Mathias, with Set and Costume Design by Morgan Large; Lighting Design by Nick Richings; Sound Design by Andy Graham

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Reviews of Frank and Percy

★★★★ "Ian McKellen and Roger Allam are note perfect in moving male study" - The Times
★★★★ "Ian McKellen and Roger Allam in a radical odd-couple romance" - The Evening Standard
★★★★ "Ian McKellen proves age is no barrier to laughter" - Daily Mail

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Show Information

Performance dates
Booking to 3 December 2023
Age restrictions
Running time
2 hours 20 minutes (including interval)
Performance days
Evenings: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Matinees: Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday

Performance information is for guidance only. Check booking calendar for details.

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Venue Information

Other Palace, 12 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5JA
Nearest Tube or Train: Victoria (Victoria line, District line, Circle line)
Nearest Buses: 16, 38, 52, 73, 82, 42, 148

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