Hrazdan The Donmar Warehouse broke records on May 7 2015 with over 550,000 people watching James Graham’s play The Vote live on the night, set in a fictional London polling station, live on the night of the general election.  The Vote starred Judi Dench, Catherine Tate and Mark Gatiss among the 50-strong cast and was shown in real time, between 8.30pm and 10pm, as the polls across the UK closed.

mujeres buscando hombres en cabañas de la sagra Act IV worked with the Donmar on a live screening of the play for a select guestlist, followed by an all night after party for cast, crew, and friends of the Donmar from the London stage.  With the Ham Yard Hotel and cinema providing a suitably stylish backdrop , the programme was set for an exciting night – no matter the results!

conocer gente madrid cine Critical to the event’s success was how we shaped the different peaks and flows – providing guests with a varied menu, opportunity to engage with the developing political broadcast, and space to relax in each other’s company.  Activities included live sets from the Ronnie Scott’s All Stars; a DIY photo booth; and our very own ‘student forum’ where real-time election data was crunched, mapped and interpreted by our resident experts from UCL. Truly the theatre world’s election party, it was a survivor’s breakfast to remember with bacon sandwiches and Bloody Marys at 4am…

“Thank you for the most wonderful evening. That was – without question – the best first (and last) night party ever!”
Josie Rourke, Artistic Director, Donmar Warehouse

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