Hedsor House is a Georgian style mansion in England. It was transformed into Quartet’s fictional Beecham House - a retirement home for musicians.
Quartet is a 2012 British comedy-drama film based on the play of the same title written by Ronald Harwood, which ran in London's West End from September 1999 until January 2000.
“Old age is not for sissies”
The film, directed by Dustin Hoffman, tells the story of the residents of Beecham House who give a concert every year to celebrate Verdi's birthday and to raise funds for their home. This year they decided to perform the Rigoletto quartet but they have to face Jean (Maggie Smith) who plays the diva part and refuses to sing in the concert…