NT Live presents

SMALL ISLAND

adapted by Helen Edmundson

based on the novel by Andrea Levy

Captured live on stage at the National Theatre

PART OF THE NTLIVE ENCORE SERIES: Saver rate ticket available at £10 each, for purchases of 3 or more tickets across the 4 series productions. A USER ID will need to be set up to book this offer online. Alternatively contact our Box Office directly.

Thursday 6th February 2020

Show starts at 7:30 pm

Doors open 7:00 pm, show starts 7:30pm.

Andrea Levy's Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the playin cinemas, filmed live on stage as part of National Theatre Live's 10th birthday.

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.

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