Tickets for Ian McKellen On Stage are now available!
Do not miss your chance to see Ian McKellen’s one-man show in a limited engagement at London’s Harold Pinter Theatre. One of the world’s greatest living actors has decided to celebrate his 80th birthday by touring his new solo show to theatres around the country. Tickets to see Ian McKellen at the Harold Pinter Theatre are almost certain to sell-out so book your seats as soon as possible to avoid disappointment and guarantee your seats to spend an evening with Sir Ian McKellen in the West End.
Ian McKellen On Stage with Tolkien, Shakespeare, Others and You!
Ian McKellen has spent fifty years as an actor. He is versed in Shakespeare, Chekov and Beckett. He has been Gandalf, Magneto, James Whale and Mel Hutchwright. This unique show is another opportunity for Sir Ian McKellen to give back, this unique fundraiser for theatre and the arts will give you the chance to ask questions and interact with this legendary actor and activist. Follow his journey from northern England to the West End of London and beyond.
The show starts with Gandalf and will likely end with an invitation to act with him on stage. In between, there will be chat, reminiscence and gossip. There will also be performances from his vast repertoire of Shakespeare and Tolkien and perhaps a song or two along with a chance to ask questions and maybe even take to the stage with Henry V.
Ian McKellen star of stage and screen
Growing up in Lancashire shortly before the beginning of the Second World War, McKellen was introduced to theatre at the tender age of three during a family outing to see Peter Pan. McKellen would continue to attend and be drawn to the theatre and Shakespeare’s works in particular. After beginning his acting career in local repertory theatre for several years he would make his West End debut and go on to become a prominent figure in the London theatre scene performing frequently with the Royal Shakespeare Company and Royal National Theatre. He has starred alongside friend Patrick Stewart in alongside friend Patrick Stewart in No Man’s Land and Waiting For Godot. He recently headed a widely lauded production of King Lear at the Chichester Festival which then transferred to the West End’s Duke of York’s Theatre.
McKellen has won every major theatrical award in the UK at least once, he was made CBE in 1979 and was knighted in 1991. He has six Olivier Awards, a Tony, a Golden Globe and SAG Award among many others. He has received multiple nominations for Academy and Emmy Awards and BAFTAs. The actor has brought some of our favourite characters from some of our favourite stories to life. He brought Gandalf to life in The Lord of the Rings films and portrayed Magneto in several films in the X-Men franchise. He has appeared on television shows like Vicious, Coronation Street, The Simpsons. Sir Ian McKellen is widely regarded as one of the world’s greatest actors.
Ian McKellen live in London
The chance to see this master actor and storyteller live on stage is not one to be missed. Ian McKellen tickets in London are a rare treat and always sell out and this special 80th birthday engagement is sure to be no different. McKellen will only be appearing at the Harold Pinter Theatre in London’s West End from 20 September 2019 to 5 January 2020. Be sure to book Ian McKellen On Stage tickets early to secure the very best seats at the very best prices.