Educating Rita by Willy Russell

15th - 23rd October 2022

After 4 and half years, due to popular demand EDUCATING RITA by Willy Russell is returning to the Theatermuseum, Düsseldorf this October, and frankly we can't wait!

EDUCATING RITA follows the relationship between Rita, a young working-class hairdresser from Liverpool and Dr. Frank Bryant, a middle-aged University lecturer, during the course of a year. Brash, straight-talking Rita bursts into University night classes determined to change her life. Her tutor Frank is a jaded lecturer, a failed poet and a self-acknowledged ‘appalling teacher of appalling students’ who has just about given up. In need of some extra cash, he agrees to tutor Rita, totally unaware of the whirlwind that’s about to enter his world....

Dates: 15.10 (2), 16.10, 20.10, 21.10, 22.10 (2), 23.10.22

Times: Thurs-Sat 7.30pm | Saturday matinees 2.30pm | Sundays 5pm

Location: Theatermuseum der Landeshauptstadt Düsseldorf, Jägerhofstraße 1, 40479

Tickets: 20,00€ Adults (18+) | 18,00€ Groups of 10+ | 14,00€ Students (ID required)

Discounted Preview performance: 15.10.22 @ 2.30pm: Tickets: 16,00€ / 12,00€

Running time (Laufzeit) is approx. 2 hours and 15 minutes

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