The Children's Hour details announced
The dates and venue for the new productions of The Children's Hour, starring Keira Knightly, have been announced.
The play, which will also star Mad Men actress Elisabeth Moss, will be performed at the Comedy Theatre in London.
Directed by Ian Rickson, previews of the production, which tells the story of two women who run a boarding school being accused of having an affair by a malicious student, will begin on January 22nd 2011.
It will then have its full opening on February 9th and will run until April 2nd.
The Children's Hour will be Knightley's second appearance in the West End after starting in The Misanthrope last year, while it is the first time that Moss will tread the boards in the capital.
It is preceded by the stage adaptation of Sebastian Faulk's novel Birdsong, which is directed by Trevor Nunn and will continue showing at the venue until January 15th.
By Jemma Howard