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Venue: Barbican Centre, London

Fact file
AddressSilk Street
United Kingdom
ContainsArt Gallery
Cinema 1
Cinema 3
The Curve
The Pit
Barbican Hall
Barbican Theatre
Google maps51° 31' 12.372" N 0° 5' 38.089" W
February 2023
Evening performance
Matinee performance
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