Poet in da Corner Tickets

Royal Court Theatre, London
Poet in da Corner
Royal Court Theatre, London
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Following its critically acclaimed premiere in 2018, this coming of age story inspired by Dizzee Rascal’s seminal album, returns for a limited run before going on tour.

In a strict Mormon household somewhere in the seam between East London and Essex, a girl is given Dizzee Rascal’s ground-breaking grime album Boy in da Corner by her best friend SS Vyper.

Precisely 57 minutes and 21 seconds later, her life begins to change – from feeling muted by dyslexia to spitting the power of her words; from being conflicted about her sexuality to finding the freedom to explore; from feeling alone to being given the greatest gift by her closest friend.

Step into a technicolour world where music, dance and spoken word collide, and discover how grime allowed Debris Stevenson to redefine herself.

Previews from |
30th January 2020
Opening date |
4th February 2020
Booking from |
30th January 2020
Available until |
22nd February 2020
Closes |
22nd February 2020
Run time |
80 minutes
Categories |
14+
By:
Debris Stevenson
Director:
Ola Ince

Royal Court Theatre Venue Information

Address:
Royal Court Theatre, Sloane Square, London, SW1W 8AS
Nearest tube:
Sloane Square

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