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NT Live: Small Island

Tickets: £16.75 (£15.75 concs), £8.75 child. Schools: student £5 & teacher free (min. 10 students)
Venue: Main House Theatre
Running Time: 2h50m approx (TBC)
Coming to this event? Why not come to our Cafe Bar before hand? We'll be serving soup, traybakes, tea & coffee and a selection of spirits, wines and beers which you can enjoy while overlooking the best river view in Berwick!

Click HERE to find out more.
 
Friends Friends of The Maltings 20% discount
Groups Group Discount buy 10 tickets & get 11th free (unless otherwise specified)
Age Guidance: 15 - Strong language and distressing themes
Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the play in 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.

Click HERE to listen to Leah Harvey's interview with the Newham Recorder.

 
Year: 2019
The Maltings Theatre & Cinema is operated by The Maltings (Berwick) Trust Registered Charity No: 701194