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Shirley Valentine Tickets

Sheridan Smith returns to the West End in Willy Russell’s one-woman play about a housewife who packs it all in for an adventure in Greece.

Sheridan Smith heads to Greece

Olivier Award winner Sheridan Smith returns to the West End in a revival of Willy Russell’s joyful rom-com Shirley Valentine. The feel-good story of a housewife’s self-discovery in Greece runs for 12 weeks at the Duke of York’s Theatre.

Shirley is a wife, a mother, and a woman who’s lost her own identity. Now middle-aged with her youthful dreams packed away, she finds herself talking to the kitchen wall as she cooks eggs and chips for her husband. Is this all there is to life? Maybe not. Shirley’s friend has won two tickets to Greece and adventure awaits…

Willy Russell's life-affirming one-woman play was adapted into a film in 1989. This new revival is directed by Matthew Dunster (2:22 A Ghost Story).

Shirley Valentine tickets are a fantastic opportunity to enjoy Sheridan Smith in her element on stage. Smith is one of the UK’s most popular performers, with credits including Funny Girl, Legally Blonde and a BAFTA-winning performance in Mrs Biggs.

This story of one housewife throwing caution (and her apron) to the wind is an unmissable treat. Book tickets for Shirley Valentine and enjoy this joyous play for a limited season in London.

Sorry this show closed 03 June 2023, we recommend these similar productions.

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Performance dates:
02 Jun 2023 - 03 Jun 2023
Running time:
2 hours including an interval.
Age recommendation:
Best for age 12+
Audience Notes:
Please note that the appearance of any performer cannot be guaranteed, and is always subject to illness, injury and statutory holiday entitlement. This production contains some mild language and sexual references.

Latest Audience Reviews

Excellent play, beautifully performed by Sheridan Smith. So glad I got to see this production, an... More

Yet another success for Sheridan Smith who is absolutely faultless in this role. To have an audie... More

I didn't know how this would work as a one woman show, but it was superb. The only critisism I wo... More

Sheridan Smith was outstanding! How she remembered the script and delivered it with such warmth,... More

Phenomenal, amazing you feel like your having a one to one with Shirley her observations are so... More

This is a great play. Well written with warmth and a lot of humour. The direction engaged me thro... More

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