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Botticelli in the Fire at Hampstead Theatre




Hampstead Theatre

Eton Avenue

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**REGIONAL PREMIERE!**By Jordan TannahillSandro Botticelli is the promiscuous life of the party! While painting his masterpiece The Birth of Venus, the plague rages outside and a conservative preacher is blaming the sodomites. Set in a 15th century that has skinny jeans and cell phones, will the famousartist sacrifice his painting or his young apprentice, Leonardo da Vinci?...a celebratory mix of the sacred and profane that is sure to please. MD Theatre GuideThis show features adult language, nudity, and mature themes. No one under 18 will be admitted.******************************************************************************Masks are required on all patrons for the entire performance****For the protection of our cast, who will not be masked during the performance, we require that all patrons wear their masks over their noses and mouths during their entire stay at the theater. Our seats are spaced following current CDC regulations and may not be moved or adjusted. All theater surfaces are professionally coated with a COVID-19 developed antimicrobial sanitizer. Temperatures will be recorded upon check-in. For further information on what the theater is doing to keep its casts, crews, and guests safe, please visit the website and review the pandemic protocol.Your playbill will be digital and delivered in the email confirmation with your ticket(s).For maximum safety, the theater will not be offering concessions for these productions, nor will outside food or drink be allowed.There will be no refunds for patrons asked to leave for refusing to honor our mask requirement.Thank you for your cooperation and your support of The Laboratory Theater of Florida.

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BWW Interview: Stefan Adegbola Talks BOTTICELLI IN THE FIRE at Hampstead Theatre
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Stefan Adegbola is currently starring in Hampstead Theatre's production of Botticelli in the Fire as Poggio di Chiusi, the title character's close friend. We caught up with him to have a chat about the show and the peculiar relevance of Renaissance matters.

BWW Review: BOTTICELLI IN THE FIRE, Hampstead Theatre
October 25, 2019

The Renaissance is in full swing with Lorenzo de' Medici's (Adetomiwa Edun) modern policies and Sandro Botticelli (Dickie Beau) is at the peak of his success. Parties are held in his honour and Florence is thriving as the home of some of the most sought-after painters of their age.

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