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Play, Thu 11 - Sat 13 Apr 2019


Ruskin Avenue,
Richmond, Surrey,


Q2 Players will be “displaying signs of triviality” as they stage the Oscar Wilde comedy The Importance Of Being Earnest. Packed with frivolous courtships and serious muffin-eating, this classic farce is the perfect antidote to the April showers.
Join them, for the most wonderful Bunbury you ever had in your life!

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Event details

Dates Times
Thu 11 - Sat 13 Apr 2019
Times of the event 7.45-10pm
2.30pm matinee on 13th April


£10, £9 Concessions



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Map reference: TQ 152728  Lat: 51.44326 Long: -0.34244

Car : The National Archives is half a mile south of Kew Bridge, on the South Circular Road, A 205. Junction 2 of the M4 motorway is about one and a half miles away. There are 116 spaces in our car park which are free (on a first-come, first-served basis) to researchers using The National Archives. The car park is open from 08:30 to 19:00.
Train : The nearest station to the Kew office is Kew Gardens (Underground - District line and Railway - Silverlink Metro / North London line). Kew Gardens is in both zone 3 and 4, and the journey from central London to Kew takes about 40 minutes. It is a short walk from the station via Ruskin Avenue to The National Archives.
Other convenient railway stations for The National Archives at Kew are Richmond (Travel one stop from there to Kew Gardens) and Kew Bridge (a 15-20 minute walk to us).
Bus: The R68 bus route ends by the entrance to The National Archives, and the 65 and 391 bus routes run along Kew Road.
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Parking: free


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