Booking to 10 December 2022
A cold war drama
Following a sell-out run at the 2021 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Tunnels will play a limited season at the Park Theatre in London.
Tunnels is set at the height of the cold war in East Berlin, and tells the real life escape stories of men and women who dared to burrow under the Berlin Wall. It is a show about love, loyalty, family and nationhood with strong resonance in the UK today.
Tunnels runs from 28 November 2022 until 10 December 2022 at the Park Theatre, London.
What's the story of Tunnels?
It’s 1968. The Cold War is at its height. Cousins Paul and Freddie Metz want to escape East Berlin; the only things in their way are a 20 metre ‘death strip’, hundreds of landmines and the East German secret police. With live musical accompaniment and based on the real-life escape stories of the men and women who made it to the other side,Tunnels tells of their struggle to burrow under the Berlin Wall.
Who is in the cast of Tunnels?
Tunnels features Lewis Bruniges (performer), Oliver Yellop (performer) and Niall Ransome (musician).
Who are the creative team of Tunnels?
Directed by Colin Elmwood, with design by Nigel Hook, costume and props by Harriet White, music by Benji Hooper and sound design by Feral Mulloy.
Matinees: Thursday, Saturday
Performance information is for guidance only. Check booking calendar for details.
Venue InformationPark Theatre, Clifton Terrace, Finsbury Park, N4 3JP
Nearest Tube or Train: Finsbury Park (National Rail, Victoria Line, Piccadilly Line)
Nearest Buses: 210, W3, W10, 4, 29, 153, 253, 254, 259, N23, N253, N279