About Chariots of Fire
Celebrate one of Great Britain’s country's most thrilling and greatest ever sporting achievements this summer, as Chariots of Fire transfers of the Gielgud Theatre after a sell-out season at the Hampstead Theatre.
Based on the extraordinary true story of Eric Liddell and Harold Abrahams, the Chariots of Fire play is an inspirational tale of hope, honour and belief
At the 1924 Paris Olympic Games, a devout Scottish Christian runs for the glory of God. The son of an immigrant Lithuanian Jew runs to overcome prejudice. Two young track athletes who live for the beautiful purity of running and who prevail in the face of overwhelming odds.
Adapted from the legendary Oscar-winning movie for the stage by Mike Bartlett, Chariots of Fire is directed by Edward Hall and stars by Jack Lowden as Eric Liddell and James McArdle as Harold Abrahams.
Featuring the original, hugely iconic Vangelis score and a magnificent ensemble cast, Chariots of Fire brings alive the incredible true story of two British athletes whose honour, sacrifice and courage brought them glory and immortality on the greatest sporting stage of all.
In an extraordinary summer, this is one event that will leave you breathless with excitement so book your Chariots of Fire tickets today.