Drama

NT Live Small Island

Thu 27th Jun 2019 7.00pm
Doors: 6.00pm
Start: 7.00pm
NT Live Small Island
 

Small Island embarks on a journey from Jamaica to Britain, through the Second World War to 1948 – the year the HMT Empire Windrush docked at Tilbury.

The play follows three intricately connected stories. Hortense yearns for a new life away from rural Jamaica, Gilbert dreams of becoming a lawyer, and Queenie longs to escape her Lincolnshire roots. Hope and humanity meet stubborn reality as the play traces the tangled history of Jamaica and the UK.

A company of 40 actors take to the stage of the National Theatre in this timely and moving story.

Adapted by Helen Edmundson
Based on the novel by Andrea Levy

 

Details

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Age Guidance: 12A
Running Time: c. 170 minutes including interval

Date

Thursday 27th June
Doors: 6.00pmStart: 7.00pm
 
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