A time-honoured title, not least against expectation in the UK, gets a vigorous new lease on life in this West End reboot of To Kill A Mockingbird, a London transplant of the 2018 New York iteration that made headlines as the most commercially successful straight play in Broadway history. Judging by its visceral appeal to a British audience, Harper Lee’s story of racial injustice in 1930s Alabama should resonate no less galvanically here, not least as refashioned by playwright Aaron Sorkin and...
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All rise for To Kill A Mockingbird in London. To Kill A Mockingbird is at the Gielgud Theatre from March 2022. To Kill A Mockingbird tickets are available on London Theatre now.
The To Kill A Mockingbird play is a Broadway transfer, following a hugely successful run in the United States. The West End transfer was announced on 31st October 2019, marking the one year anniversary since the production opened on Broadway at the Shubert Theatre.
Harper Lee's story of racial injustice has sold 45 million copies worldwide, with 2020 marking the 60th anniversary of its publication. To Kill A Mockingbird is adapted by Aaron Sorkin, but based on Harper Lee’s Pulitzer-winning novel. The play tells the story of young Scout and her father Atticus Finch, a lawyer tasked with defending a local, Tom Robinson, who is accused of rape. The novel explores justice and racial tension in a small Southern town, and is one of the best-selling novels of all-time.
Bartlett Sher directs To Kill A Mockingbird. Sher’s recent London work includes The King and I and Oslo, when he directed the production when it premiered at the Shubert Theatre in New York. It broke a box office record when it grossed $1.5 million in a single week.
The To Kill A Mockingbird running time on Broadway is 2 hours and 35 minutes, including one interval. To Kill A Mockingbird is recommended for audience members aged 12 and over.
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2 hours and 50 minutes including a 15 minute interval
March 10th, 2022
March 10th, 2022
Recommended for ages 12+
Cast and creative
By: Harper Lee, adapted for the stage by Aaron Sorkin
Songs by: Original score by Adam Guettel
Director: Bartlett Sher
Cast list: Rafe Spall, Gwyneth Keyworth, Harry Redding, Jude Owusu, Harry Attwell, David Moorst, Pamela Nomvete, Jim Norton, Patrick O’Kane, Amanda Boxer, Poppy Lee Friar, John Hastings, Simon Hepworth, Laura Howard, Lloyd Hutchinson, Tom Mannion, David Sturzaker, Natasha Williams, Helen Belbin, Laurence Belcher, Paul Birchard, Ryan Ellsworth, Rebecca Hayes, Danny Hetherington, Matthew Jure, Anna Munden and Itoya Osagiede
Design: Miriam Buether
Lighting: Jennifer Tipton
Costume: Ann Roth
Sound: Scott Lehrer
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Gwyneth Keyworth, David Moorst, and Harry Redding hardly knew each other before taking on roles as siblings and childhood friends in To Kill a Mockingbird. Sure, they had some mutual friends and maybe worked on a small project while still in drama school, but the first time they properly met was at a promotional photo shoot for the new West End production playing at the Gielgud Theatre. “There was this feeling of like, okay, we're doing this together,” said Redding, who is making his...
All rise for more To Kill a Mockingbird tickets. Aaron Sorkin's stage adaptation of Harper Lee's seminal American story will be onstage at the Gielgud Theatre through 19 November. Tickets to To Kill a Mockingbird are available on London Theatre. Book To Kill a Mockingbird tickets in the West End today. Set in 1930s Alabama, the play follows lawyer Atticus Finch and his family as he defends the wrongfully accused Tom Robinson. Atticus's daughter Scout narrates the action, as she learns the...
All rise for Rafe Spall in To Kill a Mockingbird! Aaron Sorkin's adaptation of Harper Lee's novel began West End performances on 10 March, and photos are now available. Spall stars as Atticus Finch, a lawyer defending an innocent Black man in a rape trial in pre-Civil Rights Movement Alabama. His six-year-old daughter, Scout, narrates the story of the trial and the events surrounding it, which reveal to her the true prejudice and racism that lies in the hearts of her neighbors who she always...
London is finally getting to see Aaron Sorkin’s adaptation of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird. To Kill a Mockingbird premiered at the Shubert Theatre on Broadway in December 2018. The West End run of Sorkin’s critically acclaimed adaptation, directed by Bartlett Sher, stars Rafe Spall as the principled lawyer Atticus Finch and Gwyneth Keyworth as his daughter Scout. Harper Lee’s 1960 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, partly inspired by her own childhood in small-town, rural Alabama, became an...
Ahead of To Kill a Mockingbird performances beginning in London, a new seating initiative will encourage wider audiences to attend the play. The To Kill a Mockingbird All Rise seats will allow theatregoers the opportunity to purchase £15 tickets to To Kill a Mockingbird in London. To Kill a Mockingbird is at the Gielgud Theatre, and To Kill a Mockingbird tickets are available now. Every month, a limited amount of To Kill a Mockingbird All Rise seats will be released for performances in the...
All rise for the full West End cast of To Kill a Mockingbird. To Kill a Mockingbird begins previews at the Gielgud Theatre on 10 March, ahead of an opening night on 31 March, and To Kill a Mockingbird tickets are on sale now. The Olivier Award-nominated actor Rafe Spall leads the company as Atticus Finch. Recently, Spall has starred in plays at the National Theatre, including Death of England and Hedda Gabler. The To Kill a Mockingbird cast includes Gwyneth Keyworth as Scout Finch, Harry Redding...
The West End premiere of Aaron Sorkin's To Kill a Mockingbird will now open at the Gielgud Theatre in a year's time. Rafe Spall will now star in the production as Atticus Finch, with performances from 10 Mar. 2022.Based on Harper Lee's 1961 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name, To Kill a Mockingbird tells of a court case in 1930s Alabama, told through the eyes of a child. Lawyer Atticus Finch represents and defends Tom Robinson, a black man on rape charges, with the court case exploring...
All rise for the newest West End play, To Kill A Mockingbird. Following a rape case in southern America as told through the eyes of a child, To Kill A Mockingbird is often considered one of the best books ever. Now, after record-breaking performances on Broadway, the stage adaptation of Harper Lee's novel transfers to London, thereby extending its court session.Adapted by Aaron Sorkin and directed by Bartlett Sher, To Kill A Mockingbird will go down as one of the greatest stage adaptations of...
Tickets have been released for the West End transfer of Broadway hit To Kill a Mockingbird as the run in London has been extended by two months.Based on the modern classic novel by Harper Lee, Aaron Sorkin's play tells the story about small-town lawyer Atticus Finch who is tasked with representing the defence during a high-profile rape case at a time when racism and prejudice is rife throughout middle America.It comes to London after Bartlett Sher's production wowed on Broadway when it opened in...
Rhys Ifans is set to star as Atticus Finch in the upcoming West End production of To Kill a Mockingbird.Ifans, who is currently starring in On Bear Ridge at the Royal Court, will play the central character in Aaron Sorkin's adaptation of Harper Lee's best-selling novel which centres on a small-town lawyer defending a local black man on trial for rape.The Welsh actor's previous West End credits also include Exit the King at the National Theatre, Scrooge in the Old Vic's A Christmas Carol, and the...
Bartlett Sher's award-winning production of To Kill A Mockingbird is set to transfer to the West End from Broadway in May 2020, it has been announced.Based on the legendary Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Harper Lee, Aaron Sorkin's new play opened in New York one year ago today to critical acclaim, starring Academy Award winner Jeff Daniels.To Kill A Mockingbird will transfer to London's Gielgud Theatre from 21st May 2020, with performance dates and ticket details set to be announced at a later...