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The Motive and The Cue wins Best Play at the 2023 Evening Standard Theatre Awards

The Motive and the Cue, written by Jack Thorne and directed by Sam Mendes, swooped up the Best Play award at the presigious 2023 Evening Standard Theatre Awards. 

The star-studded awards ceremony took place on the 19th November at Claridge's and other brilliant nominees in the Best Play category included:

Dear England, James Graham, National Theatre

A Mirror, Sam Holcroft, Almeida Theatre

Retrograde, Ryan Calais Cameron, Kiln Theatre

The Motive and the Cue is playing for a strictly limited season at the Noël Coward Theatre from 9 December 2023 until 23 March 2024 with an official opening night on Monday 18 December 2023. Tickets can be booked at