To Kill a Mockingbird 2022

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Gielgud Theatre, London

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.

Matthew Modine (Full Metal Jacket, Stranger Things) 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 to 1 April 2023.

What's the story of To Kill A Mockingbird?

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 cast of To Kill A Mockingbird?

Hollywood actor Matthew Modine stars (Birdy, Full Metal Jacket, Stranger Things) stars as Atticus Finch.

The cast also includes multi-Olivier Award nominee Celia Noble as Calpurnia, Anna Munden as Scout Finch, Sam Mitchell as Jem Finch, Ellis Howard as Dill Harris, Jason Hughes as Bob Ewell and Niall Buggy as Judge Taylor.

The cast also includes Harry Attwell (Mr. Cunningham/Boo Radley), Helen Belbin (Miss Stephanie/Dill’s Mother), John Hastings (Bailiff), Rebecca Hayes (Mayella Ewell), Colin R Campbell (Mr Roscoe/Dr Reynolds), Simon Hepworth (Link Deas), Tom Mannion (Sheriff Heck Tate), Jude Owusu (Tom Robinson), David Sturzaker (Horace Gilmer), Natasha Williams (Mrs Dubose’s Maid), and Tiwai Muza, Itoya Osagiede, Oyin Oyija, Cheryl Burniston, Jack Crumlin, Alan Drake, Max Ferguson, Phillipa Flynn, Niamh James, Julie Legrand, Nigel Lister and George Telfer. Candida Caldicot (on organ), Ciyo Brown and Jack Benjamin (on guitar) also continue with the production.

Who are the creative team of To Kill A Mockingbird?

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
★★★★  Average review score

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Show Information

Age restrictions
12+
Running time
2 hours 50 minutes (including interval)
Performance dates
Booking to 1 April 2023
Performance days
Evenings: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Matinees: Wednesday, Saturday

Performance information is for guidance only. Check booking calendar for details.


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Important Notes

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.


Venue Information

Gielgud Theatre, 35-37 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 6AR
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Matthew Modine to star in To Kill a Mockingbird at the Gielgud Theatre in London
Hollywood actor Matthew Modine will star in To Kill A Mockingbird at the Gielgud Theatre in London from November 2023. Matthew Modine’s films include Alan Parker’s Birdy, Vision Quest, Stanley Kubrick’s Full Metal Jacket, and most recently Dr. Martin “Papa” Brenner in the global phenomenon Stranger Things. Modine will play Atticus Finch from 21 November 2023, when the new company begins performances. Richard Coyle (Ink) will play his final performance as Atticus Finch alongside the whole company on 19 November. Also joining the cast is multi-Olivier Award nominee Celia Noble as Calpurnia. Her extensive stage credits include Faith, Hope and Charity, Nine Night, Downstate and The Amen Corner at the National Theatre, and her television credits include Killing Eve, Teacher, Call the Midwife and Black Mirror. Anna Munden will play the pivotal role of Scout Finch, joined by Sam Mitchell as Jem Finch, and Ellis Howard as Dill Harris. Taking the role of Bob Ewell is Welsh stage and screen actor Jason Hughes. Completing the cast are Cheryl Burniston, Colin R Campbell (Mr Roscoe/Dr Reynolds), Jack Crumlin, Alan Drake, Max Ferguson, Phillipa Flynn, Ellis Howard (Dill Harris), Jason Hughes (Bob Ewell), Niamh James,Julie Legrand, Nigel Lister, Sam Mitchell (Jem Finch), and George Telfer. Remaining in the company are Harry Attwell (Mr. Cunningham/Boo Radley), Helen Belbin (Miss Stephanie/Dill’s Mother), Niall Buggy (Judge Taylor), John Hastings (Bailiff), Rebecca Hayes (Mayella Ewell), Simon Hepworth (Link Deas), Tom Mannion (Sheriff Heck Tate), Anna Munden (Scout Finch), Tiwai Muza, Itoya Osagiede, Jude Owusu (Tom Robinson), Oyin Oyija, David Sturzaker (Horace Gilmer), and Natasha Williams (Mrs Dubose’s Maid). Candida Caldicot (on organ), Ciyo Brown and Jack Benjamin (on guitar) also continue with the production. Aaron Sorkin’s Tony Award winning adaptation of Harper Lee’s novel is directed by Bartlett Sher (My Fair Lady, The King and I). Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, published in 1960, explores racial injustice in America and features one of the most iconic characters in literary history – small-town lawyer Atticus Finch – famously portrayed on screen by Gregory Peck. Book To Kill A Mockingbird tickets at the Gielgud Theatre in London
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To Kill a Mockingbird takeover cast – first look photos
New production photos of To Kill A Mockingbird at the Gielgud Theatre in London have been released. The new photos show the takeover cast headed by Richard Coyle and Niall Buggy. Richard Coyle, most recently seen in James Graham's Ink, plays Atticus Finch with award-winning actor Niall Buggy (Uncle Vanya, Aristocrats, Dead Funny) playing Judge Taylor. To Kill A Mockingbird tickets are one of the hottest tickets in London atm. Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, published in 1960, explores racial injustice in America and features one of the most iconic characters in literary history – small-town lawyer Atticus Finch – famously portrayed on screen by Gregory Peck. To Kill A Mockingbird tickets are available to book until 19 November 2022. Aaron Sorkin’s Tony Award winning adaptation of Harper Lee’s novel is directed by Bartlett Sher (My Fair Lady, The King and I). The large cast includes Harry Attwell, Amanda Boxer, Poppy Lee Friar, John Hastings, Simon Hepworth, Laura Howard, Lloyd Hutchinson, Gwyneth Keyworth, Tom Mannion, David Moorst, Pamela Nomvete, Patrick O'Kane, Jude Owusu, Harry Redding, David Sturzaker, Natasha Williams, Helen Belbin, Laurence Belcher, Paul Birchard, Ryan Ellsworth, Rebecca Hayes, Danny Hetherington, Matthew Jure, Anna Munden, Tiwai Muza, Oyin Orija and Itoya Osagiede. To Kill A Mockingbird is booking until 19 November 2022 at the Gielgud Theatre in London [ngg src="galleries" ids="856" display="pro_tile"]
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Richard Coyle and Niall Buggy join To Kill a Mockingbird in London’s West End
New casting has been announced for the West End production of To Kill A Mockingbird at the Gielgud Theatre in London. Richard Coyle, most recently seen in James Graham's Ink, will take on the lead role of Atticus Finch with award-winning actor Niall Buggy (Uncle Vanya, Aristocrats, Dead Funny) taking on the part of Judge Taylor. The pair will join the show on 15 August 2022. https://www.instagram.com/reel/CfZYTK_I9eu/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link Rafe Spall (Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, The BFG) and Jim Norton, who originated the roles of Atticus Finch and Judge Taylor in the West End will play their final performances on 13 August 2022. Tickets are available to book until 19 November 2022. Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, published in 1960, explores racial injustice in America and features one of the most iconic characters in literary history – small-town lawyer Atticus Finch – famously portrayed on screen by Gregory Peck. Aaron Sorkin’s Tony Award winning adaptation of Harper Lee’s novel is directed by Bartlett Sher (My Fair Lady, The King and I). Continuing in the show are 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), Patrick O'Kane (Bob Ewell), Jude Owusu (Tom Robinson), Harry Redding (Jem Finch), David Sturzaker (Horace Gilmer) and Natasha Williams (Mrs Dubose's Maid), with Helen Belbin, Laurence Belcher, Paul Birchard, Ryan Ellsworth, Rebecca Hayes, Danny Hetherington, Matthew Jure, Anna Munden, Tiwai Muza, Oyin Orija and Itoya Osagiede making up the ensemble and understudies, with Candida Caldicot on organ and Ciyo Brown and Jack Benjamin on guitar, to complete the company. To Kill A Mockingbird is booking until 19 November 2022 at the Gielgud Theatre in London
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To Kill A Mockingbird adds more tickets and dates as it extends at the Gielgud Theatre
Barlett Sher's acclaimed Broadway production of Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird has extended its run at the Gielgud Theatre in London. The show opened last night to rave reviews from the critics, including five stars from the Telegraph and Evening Standard. To Kill a Mockingbird is now booking to 19 November 2022 at the Gielgud Theatre. The production is a transfer from Broadway of The West Wing and The Social Network writer Aaron Sorkin's Tony Award winning adaptation of Harper Lee's classic novel. The show originally premiered to critical acclaim on Broadway in December 2018 starring Jeff Daniels. To Kill a Mockingbird stars Rafe Spall (A Good Year, Prometheus, Life of Pi, The Big Short, The BFG, Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz) as Atticus Finch, alongside 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). The cast will be completed by ensemble members Helen Belbin, Laurence Belcher, Paul Birchard, Ryan Ellsworth, Rebecca Hayes, Danny Hetherington, Matthew Jure, Anna Munden and Itoya Osagiede.  Rafe Spall will play the role of Atticus Finch until 13 August with future casting to be announced. Alongside Bartlett Sher, the creative team includes set design by Miriam Buether, costume design by Ann Roth, sound design by Scott Lehrer, lighting by Jennifer Tipton, and an original score by Adam Guettel. Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, published in 1960, explores racial injustice in America and features one of the most iconic characters in literary history – small-town lawyer Atticus Finch - famously portrayed on screen by Gregory Peck. Book tickets to To Kill a Mockingbird at the Gielgud Theatre, London.
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To Kill a Mockingbird Review round-up at the Gielgud Theatre starring Rafe Spall ★★★★
Reviews are in for To Kill a Mockingbird at the Gielgud Theatre in London. Starring Rafe Spall as Atticus Finch, this production is a West End transfer of the Tony award-winning Broadway play, adapted by Aaron Sorkin and directed by Bartlett Sher. A mix of four and five stars reviews from all of the major UK theatre critics mark this as a smash-hit, and unsurprising given the quality casting and the show's pedigree from the US, where it won rave reviews from critics and audiences, plus nine Tony nominations. The show has set design by Miriam Buether, costume design by Ann Roth, sound design by Scott Lehrer, lighting by Jennifer Tipton, and an original score by Adam Guettel. Alongside Rafe Spall in the cast are 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). The cast will be completed by ensemble members Helen Belbin, Laurence Belcher, Paul Birchard, Ryan Ellsworth, Rebecca Hayes, Danny Hetherington, Matthew Jure, Anna Munden and Itoya Osagiede.  Today, producers of the show also announced that To Kill a Mockingbird is extending its run at the Gielgud Theatre, until 19 November 2022. Book tickets to To Kill a Mockingbird at the Gielgud Theatre, London. Check out reviews from all of the major UK press, including the Evening Standard, Guardian, Telegraph and Times.
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First Look Photos: To Kill A Mockingbird at the Gielgud Theatre
The producers of Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird have released production photos. Barlett Sher's acclaimed Broadway production started previews at the Gielgud Theatre on 10 March, and runs until 13 August 2022. To Kill a Mockingbird stars Rafe Spall (A Good Year, Prometheus, Life of Pi, The Big Short, The BFG, Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz) as Atticus Finch, with 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). The cast is completed by ensemble members Helen Belbin, Laurence Belcher, Paul Birchard, Ryan Ellsworth, Rebecca Hayes, Danny Hetherington, Matthew Jure, Anna Munden and Itoya Osagiede.  Aaron Sorkin's Tony Award winning adaptation of Harper Lee's classic novel premiered to critical acclaim on Broadway in December 2018 starring Jeff Daniels. The London production is directed by Bartlett Sher, with set design by Miriam Buether, costume design by Ann Roth, sound design by Scott Lehrer, lighting by Jennifer Tipton, and an original score by Adam Guettel. Photos by Marc Brenner. Book tickets to To Kill a Mockingbird at the Gielgud Theatre [ngg src="galleries" ids="768" display="pro_tile"]
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To Kill A Mockingbird starts previews at the Gielgud Theatre in London with Rafe Spall
Barlett Sher's acclaimed Broadway production of Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird has started previews at the Gielgud Theatre in London's West End. Aaron Sorkin's Tony Award winning adaptation of Harper Lee's classic novel premiered to critical acclaim on Broadway in December 2018 starring Jeff Daniels. Now, the UK premiere of To Kill a Mockingbird, which has been repeatedly delayed by Covid, has opened at the Gielgud on 10 March 2022, and has its press night on 31 March. The play is booking to 13 August 2022. To Kill a Mockingbird stars Rafe Spall (A Good Year, Prometheus, Life of Pi, The Big Short, The BFG, Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz) as Atticus Finch. The cast also includes 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). The cast will be completed by ensemble members Helen Belbin, Laurence Belcher, Paul Birchard, Ryan Ellsworth, Rebecca Hayes, Danny Hetherington, Matthew Jure, Anna Munden and Itoya Osagiede.  The play has started previews getting strong and positive audience reaction, with journalists and theatregoers starting to send out their thoughts. Daily Mail showbiz editor Baz Bamigboye said on Twitter today that: "Justice: Once in a while ,even when you know the work v well, a play - when it’s finely written, directed , & performed- can catch you unawares and make you see it ,and aspects of your life, anew. ⁦Happened ⁦@MockingbirdUK⁩ tonight.I think the audience as one felt it too.". Theatregoer Katie Richards said on Twitter that she had booked for the show in December 2019 but said: "oh my goodness was @MockingbirdUK worth the wait. Worried they wouldn’t do my favourite book justice but I was so wrong!" Set design for the show is by Miriam Buether, costume design by Ann Roth, sound design by Scott Lehrer, lighting by Jennifer Tipton, and an original score by Adam Guettel. Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, published in 1960, explores racial injustice in America and features one of the most iconic characters in literary history – small-town lawyer Atticus Finch - famously portrayed on screen by Gregory Peck.
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Full casting announced for To Kill A Mockingbird in London’s West End
Full casting has been announced for the West End premiere of Aaron Sorkin's new adaptation of To Kill A Mockingbird, which begins rehearsal in London on 24 January. Tickets for To Kill A Mockingbird from £30 with best availability from May 2022. Joining previously announced Rafe Spall (A Good Year, Prometheus, Life of Pi, The Big Short, The BFG, Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz) as Atticus Finch will be 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). The cast will be completed by ensemble members Helen Belbin, Laurence Belcher, Paul Birchard, Ryan Ellsworth, Rebecca Hayes, Danny Hetherington, Matthew Jure, Anna Munden and Itoya Osagiede.   Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, published in 1960, explores racial injustice in America and features one of the most iconic characters in literary history – small-town lawyer Atticus Finch - famously portrayed on screen by Gregory Peck. Produced by Sonia Friedman, the play is directed by Barlett Sher with set design by Miriam Buether, costume design by Ann Roth, sound design by Scott Lehrer, lighting by Jennifer Tipton, and an original score by Adam Guettel. Aaron Sorkin's adaptation of Harper Lee's classic novel premiered to critical acclaim on Broadway in December 2018 starring Jeff Daniels (The Newsroom, Dumb and Dumber) and more recently Ed Harris (Apollo 13, The Truman Show, West World) where it has broken box-office records. The UK premiere has been repeatedly delayed by Covid but is due to open on 10 March 2022. To Kill A Mockingbird is booking from 10 March 2022 until 13 August 2022 at the Gielgud Theatre,  London. Tickets from £30 with best availability from May 2022.
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Rafe Spall replaces Rhys Ifans in ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’; now to run in 2022
Rafe Spall will star in the West End premiere of To Kill A Mockingbird; now opening at the Gielgud Theatre in March 2022. Spall, who has appeared in films A Good Year, Prometheus, Life of Pi, The Big Short, The BFG, Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz, is cast in the role of Atticus Finch. The show was originally due to open in 2020 with Rhys Ifans in the lead role, however with the two-year delay he was forced to withdraw due to scheduling conflicts.   Rafe's stage performances include the critically acclaimed one-man show Death of England and Hedda Gabler opposite Ruth Wilson (both at The National Theatre); the highly lauded Constellations at the Royal Court and West End with Sally Hawkins; and Betrayal, directed by Mike Nichols, which he starred in on Broadway alongside Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz. Ruth Wilson and Rafe Spall in Hedda Gabler. National Theatre. Photo: Jan Versweyveld. Aaron Sorkin's adaptation of Harper Lee's classic novel premiered to critical acclaim on Broadway in December 2018 starring Jeff Daniels (The Newsroom, Dumb and Dumber) and more recently Ed Harris (Apollo 13, The Truman Show, West World) where it has broken box-office records. The show is currently suspended due to covid. Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, published in 1960, explores racial injustice in America and features one of the most iconic characters in literary history – small-town lawyer Atticus Finch - famously portrayed on screen by Gregory Peck. Produced by Scott Rudin and Sonia Friedman, the play is directed by Barlett Sher with set design by Miriam Buether, costume design by Ann Roth, sound design by Scott Lehrer, lighting by Jennifer Tipton, and an original score by Adam Guettel. There will be over 500 tickets available for each week of the run between £5 and £10. Full details and initiatives to be announced later this year. Tickets go on sale on 6 April 2021, with existing ticket holders being contacted by the production. See here for To Kill A Mockingbird ticket information To Kill A Mockingbird will open on 10 March 2022 at the Gielgud Theatre,  London.
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Rhys Ifans to play Atticus Finch in London production of ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’
Notting Hill actor Rhys Ifans has signed on to play Atticus Finch in the West End production of To Kill A Mockingbird. Aaron Sorkin's adaptation of Harper Lee's classic novel arrives at the Gielgud Theatre next May with Ifans cast in the central role of a small-town lawyer tasked with defending a local black man wrongly accused of rape. One of American literature’s towering symbols of integrity and righteousness, the role of Atticus Finch was famously portrayed on screen by Gregory Peck, and most recently on Broadway by three-time Tony nominee Jeff Daniels. The Broadway production of To Kill A Mockingbird currently stars Ed Harris (Apollo 13, The Truman Show, West World). Ifans theatre credits include Exit the King at the National Theatre, Scrooge in A Christmas Carol, and the Fool alongside Glenda Jackson in King Lear, both at the Old Vic.  He is currently starring in On Bear Ridge at the Royal Court Produced by Scott Rudin and Sonia Friedman, the play is directed by Barlett Sher with set design by Miriam Buether, costume design by Ann Roth, sound design by Scott Lehrer, lighting by Jennifer Tipton, and an original score by Adam Guettel. See here for To Kill A Mockingbird ticket information To Kill A Mockingbird will open at the Gielgud Theatre in London's West End in May 2021. UPDATE: A previous version of this article stated To Kill A Mockingbird would open in May 2020, this has been updated to reflect the show was postponed and will now run from 21 May 2021 until 31 October 2021.
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To Kill A Mockingbird adaptation by Aaron Sorkin to open in London
Aaron Sorkin's adaptation of Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird will open in London in 2021. The British cast and performance dates will be announced soon, however it will land at the Gielgud Theatre in May 2021. Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel set in 1934 Alabama is an enduring story of racial injustice and childhood innocence. The play centres on one of the most venerated characters in American literature, the small-town lawyer Atticus Finch, currently played on Broadway by Jeff Daniels, who withstands societal pressure to represent a black man, wrongly accused of rape. To Kill A Mockingbird  will be directed by Bartlett Sher (Oklahoma, The King and I) with design by Miriam Buether, costumes by Ann Roth, lighting by Jennifer Tipton, sound by Scott Lehrer and an original score by Adam Guettel. The US production recently celebrated one year on The Great White Way where it has played to a full house every night and now holds the benchmark of having become the most successful American play in Broadway history.   Aaron Sorkin is probably best known as the creator and screenwriter of the Emmy Award-winning hit TV series The West Wing, The Newsroom and films such as Steve Jobs, The Social Network and A Few Good Men. Tickets for To Kill A Mockingbird will go onsale soon. To Kill A Mockingbird will open at the Gielgud Theatre in London's West End in May 2021. UPDATE: A previous version of this article stated To Kill A Mockingbird would open in May 2020, this has been updated to reflect the show was postponed and will now run from 21 May 2021 until 31 October 2021.
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Casting announced for To Kill A Mockingbird
The Regent's Park Open Air Theatre production of To Kill A Mockingbird has announced full casting for the Barbican theatre transfer. Full casting has been announced for the Regent's Park Open Air theatre production of To Kill A Mockingbird which begins rehearsal today in anticipation of its Barbican thearte transfer. Joining the already announced Robert Sean Leonard who plays Atticus Finch are Christopher Akrill (Boo Radley), Geoff Aymer (Reverend Sykes), Victoria Bewick (Mayella Ewell), David Carlyle (Nathan Radley/Mr Gilmer), Natalie Grady (Maudie Atkinson), Jamie Kenna (Heck Tate), Susan Lawson Reynolds (Calpurnia), Zackary Momoh (Tom Robinson), Ryan Pope (Bob Ewell), Christopher Saul (Walter Cunningham/Judge Taylor) and Connie Walker (Stephanie Crawford/Mrs Dubose). Jemima Bennett, Ava Potter and Rosie Boore will share the role of Scout whilst Harry Bennett, Tommy Rodger and Billy Price will share the role of Jem. The role of Dill Harris will be shared by Leo Heller, Connor Brundish and Milo Panni. Directed by Timothy Sheader, Christopher Sergel's adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird originally opened at the Regent's Park Open Air theatre in 2013 to critical acclaim.  It returns to the London stage following its very successful UK and Ireland tour in 2014/15 playing a strictly limited season from 24 June 2015 until 25 July Harper Lee’s much anticipated and only recently discovered second novel Go Set a Watchman will be released in July 2015. BOOK Book tickets for To Kill A Mockingbird

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