Aaron Sorkin’s Broadway mega-hit lands in London
★★★★★ “Aaron Sorkin’s revelatory adaptation blazingly captures the zeitgeist” – Telegraph
Following a smash-hit run on Broadway, Aaron Sorkin’s new play based on Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, and directed by Tony Award winner Bartlett Sher, is currently playing at London’s Gielgud Theatre.
Rafe Spall (The Big Short, The War of the Worlds, Life of Pi) stars as Atticus Finch, one of the most venerated characters in American literature.
Harper Lee’s enduring story of racial injustice and childhood innocence has sold 45 million copies worldwide. On Broadway the production has not played to an empty seat and has become the most successful American play in Broadway history.
To Kill A Mockingbird tickets at the Gielgud Theatre London are available for performances until 19 November 2022.
What is To Kill A Mockingbird about?
Set in the Deep South of 1930’s America, To Kill A Mockingbird is a tale of racial injustice enveloping a small town community .
With courage and compassion, lawyer Atticus Finch seeks the truth and his daughter, Scout – a young girl on the cusp of adulthood – brings new hope to a neighbourhood in turmoil.
Who is in the To Kill A Mockingbird London cast?
Rafe Spall (A Good Year, Prometheus, Life of Pi, The Big Short, The BFG, Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz) will lead the cast as Atticus Finch.
The cast also features Harry Attwell (Mr Cunningham/Boo Radley), Amanda Boxer (Mrs Henry Dubose), Poppy Lee Friar (Mayella Ewell), John Hastings (Bailiff), Simon Hepworth (Mr Roscoe/Dr Reynolds), Laura Howard (Miss Stephanie/Dill’s Mother), Lloyd Hutchinson (Link Deas), Gwyneth Keyworth (Scout Finch), Tom Mannion (Sheriff Heck Tate), David Moorst (Dill Harris), Pamela Nomvete (Calpurnia), Jim Norton (Judge Taylor), Patrick O’Kane (Bob Ewell), Jude Owusu (Tom Robinson), Harry Redding (Jem Finch), David Sturzaker (Horace Gilmer) and Natasha Williams (Mrs Dubose’s Maid).
Completing the cast are Helen Belbin, Laurence Belcher, Paul Birchard, Ryan Ellsworth, Rebecca Hayes, Danny Hetherington, Matthew Jure, Anna Munden and Itoya Osagiede in the ensemble.
To Kill a Mockingbird is directed by Bartlett Sher (The King and I, My Fair Lady) with design by Miriam Buether, costumes by Ann Roth, lighting by Jennifer Tipton, sound by Scott Lehrer and an original score by Adam Guettel.
Reviews of To Kill A Mockingbird★★★★★ "All rise for this powerfully uplifting theatrical event" - Evening Standard
★★★★★ "Harper Lee's famous 1960 novel comes rivetingly to life at the Gielgud Theatre, with Rafe Spall hypnotic as lawyer Atticus Finch" - The Telegraph
★★★★ "Rafe Spall is stunning in new take on classic" - The Times
★★★★ "Aaron Sorkin’s searing adaptation improves on Harper Lee’s novel where it matters the most" - i News
Matinees: Wednesday, Saturday
Please be advised that this production contains racially explicit language, themes and content. There will be brief gunfire audio in the performance. The producers cannot guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness, injury and statutory leave entitlement.
Rafe Spall will play the role of Atticus Finch until 13 August 2022
The government advises you to wear a face mask in crowded and enclosed spaces
This venue has additional Covid-19 safety measures in place to ensure the health and well-being of the staff, performers, and guests. This venue is complying with the latest industry 'See It Safely' guidelines.
Venue InformationGielgud Theatre, 35-37 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 6AR
Nearest Tube or Train: Piccadilly Circus (Piccadilly line, Bakerloo line)
Nearest Buses: 14, 19, 38
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