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A Splinter of Ice

June 15 - June 19

£26

 

Moscow 1987, as the cold war begins to thaw and Britain’s greatest living novelist Graham Greene meets with his old MI6 boss, Kim Philby, Britain’s greatest spy… and traitor.

Under the watchful eye of Rufa, Kim’s Russian wife, the two men set about catching up on old times. With a new world order breaking around them how much did the writer of The Third Man know about Philby’s secret life as a spy? Did the Red Spy Philby betray his friend as well as his country?

…and who is listening-in in the next-door room?

From the writer and director of the award-winning West End hit play Three Days in May which inspired the Oscar Winning film Darkest HourBen Brown’s coruscating new political drama explores an unlikely friendship. Yet a friendship woven of deceit as well as loyalty.

Starring Oliver Ford Davies (Game of Thrones, Star Wars) as Graham Greene and Stephen Boxer (The Crown) as Kim Philby. From the award-winning producers of hit online productions of Birdsong and Apollo 13: The Dark Side of the Moon and stage productions including the five-star revival of Alan Bennett’s The Habit of Art.

Details

Start:
June 15
End:
June 19
Cost:
£26
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.yvonne-arnaud.co.uk/whats-on/splinter-ice

Organisation

Yvonne Arnaud Theatre and the Mill Studio
Phone:
01483 440000
Website:
www.yvonne-arnaud.co.uk

Venue

Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Millbrook
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Phone:
01483 44 00 00
Website:
www.yvonne-arnaud.co.uk

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