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Diplomacy

John Bell and John Gaden reprise their roles in one of the Ensemble's stand-out critical successes of 2018.

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Diplomacy

Date: 14 May 2019

In 1944 at the Hôtel Meurice, the Swedish diplomat Raoul Nordling and the German General Dietrich von Choltitz meet in a life and death moment for the city of Paris.

On abandoning Paris, Hitler has ordered its destruction. Raoul has one night to persuade the General to leave the landmark city standing.

The many twists and turns of their negotiations play out in this gripping thriller by French playwright and screenwriter Cyril Gély.

John Bell and John Gaden reprise their roles in one of the Ensemble’s stand-out critical successes of 2018.

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