The Winslow Boy Tickets

The Old Vic, London
The Winslow Boy
The Old Vic, London
Our Review 4 / 5

Cast includes Henry Goodman. Based on a true story of a father’s fight to clear his son’s name when he is expelled after being convicted of theft.

Opening date |
8th March 2012
Closes |
25th May 2013
Categories |
Terence Rattigan
Lindsay Posner

The Old Vic Venue Information

The Old Vic, 103 The Cut, London, SE1 8NB
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Our Review of The Winslow Boy


Based on a real-life case, this classic play is essentially a legal drama, but without the courtroom, wigs, gowns and the rest of the paraphernalia that usually accompanies the genre. In fact, we never even get to see a silhouette of a court building or the whiff of legal briefs, because the play is cleverly set entirely in the living room of the Winslows' home in London between 1912 and 1914. This device enables us to focus not only on the central themes, but also on the interactions... Read more

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