Small Island Tickets London Theatre

Small Island Tickets

4.3 (6) · Contemporary Drama

The acclaimed, five-star production of Andrea Levy's prize-winning novel returns

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Overview

Hortense yearns for a new life away from rural Jamaica, Gilbert dreams of becoming a lawyer and Queenie longs to escape her Lincolnshire roots.

Following their lives through the Second World War until the arrival of HMT Empire Windrush at Tilbury, hopes for the future soon meet the stubborn reality of post-war Britain.

Adapted by Helen Edmundson and directed by Rufus Norris, this 'resonant, funny and moving' (★★★★★ Mail on Sunday) play brings to life the tangled history of Jamaica and the UK.

Critic reviews

Visually ravishing tale with an epic sweep

· The Arts Desk

Tremendous, tragi-comic dance

· The Telegraph

Utterly sensational – an engrossing, all-embracing piece of theatre

· WhatsOnStage

A vital and engrossing revival

· Broadway World

Spectacular revival

· The Upcoming

Enthralling Windrush drama makes stylish return

· The Guardian

Leemore Marrett Jr and Leonie Elliott deliver winning performances

· The Times
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Date & time

Show ended
Thu 24 Feb - Sat 30 Apr 2022, 2pm & 7.30pm

Venue

South Bank SE1 9PX London, UK · Get Directions
4.3
out of 5 stars
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