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An Evening with Lucian Freud


The play 'An Evening with Lucian Freud' by Laura-Jane Foley received its world premiere at the Leicester Square Theatre on May 19th 2015. It starred Cressida Bonas, Maureen Lipman, Alastair Stewart, Russell Grant, Shana Swash, Laura-Jane Foley and Benjamin Ramm. The play was directed by Ella Marchment. The play attracted widespread media attention and the entire run sold out. It was given 4 star reviews and featured as OK magazine's 'Hot Ticket', in The Telegraph's 'What To See' and Grazia magazine's 'Ten Hot Things to Do' as well as receiving front page coverage in The Daily Mail and The Evening Standard. It also received extensive inside coverage in The Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday, The Times, The Sunday Times, The Telegraph, The Daily Express, The Sunday Express, The Sun, The Daily Star, The Evening Standard, Jewish News, HELLO magazine, OK magazine, Grazia magazine, Kensington and Chelsea Magazine as well as lots of coverage online.


"A well-written and witty script" Laura Peh, Page and Parchment


"By the end of the show we were all, I think, genuinely as gripped by the play and by the character of Laura as by the soap opera of Cressida and Harry”. Quentin Letts, The Daily Mail


"It's a bold and engaging piece of portraiture" Alan Franks, London Theatre


"The charm and energy of Bonas's performance are persuasive" Jane Shilling, The Daily Telegraph

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