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Mark Rylance's Nice Fish extends by three weeks

Free tickets are available to audience members dressed as fish

Mark Rylance
Mark Rylance
© Dan Wooller for WhatsOnStage

Mark Rylance's play Nice Fish has extended its booking period by three weeks ahead of its opening in November.

The play will open on 25 November, and is now booking at the Harold Pinter until 11 February 2017.

Claire van Kampen will direct husband Rylance and the full New York cast in the comedy about an ice fishing expedition.

For each performance, four complimentary tickets are available for members of the audience who turn up to the box office dressed as fisherman or fish. Speaking to WhatsOnStage, Rylance explained he was saw the boxes as "little stages" and interested to see what would happen if the audience dressed up.

Read our interview with Mark Rylance here

Nice Fish runs at the Harold Pinter Theatre from 25 November 2016 to 11 February 2017, with previews from 15 November.