The Shawshank Redemption

The Shawshank Redemption

5 (1) · Modern

Based on the short novel by Stephen King.

Overview

Based on the 1982 novella Rita Hayworth and The Shawshank Redemption, this thrilling stage production examines desperation, injustice, friendship and hope behind the claustrophobic bars of a maximum security facility.

The 1994 feature film, regularly voted Britain’s favourite ever movie, starred Tom Robbins and Morgan Freeman and was nominated for seven Academy Awards.

Despite protests of his innocence, Andy Dufresne is handed a double life sentence for the brutal murder of his wife and her lover. Incarcerated at the notorious Shawshank facility, he quickly learns that no one can survive alone. Andy strikes up an unlikely friendship with the prison fixer Red, and things take a slight turn for the better. However, when Warden Stammas decides to bully Andy into subservience and exploit his talents for accountancy, a desperate plan is quietly hatched…

Date & time

Show ended
Mon 31 Oct - Sat 5 Nov, Mon - Sat, 7.30pm; Thu & Sat mats at 2.30pm.

Venue

High Street Bromley BR1 1HA London, UK · Get Directions
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