Ever since it premiered at The Old Vic in London in 2016, the rumour mill has been rife with talk about if and when Tim Minchin’s musical...
The Riots transfers to Bernie Grant Arts Centre Jan 2012.
The Riots, transfers to the Bernie Grant Arts Centre, Tottenham, from 04 Jan 2012 - 14 Jan 2012. Written by Gillian Slovo and directed by Nicolas Kent, the play ends its 3 week run at the Tricycle Theatre on 10 Dec 2011.
Cast includes Michele Austin, Sarah Ball, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Grant Burgin, Christopher Fox, Rupert Holliday Evans, Clementine Marlowe-Hunt, Okezie Morro, Cyril Nri, Tom Padley, Alan Parnaby, Selva Rasalingam, Steve Toussaint, Tim Woodward.
From tweets by taxi drivers, to moment-by-moment accounts by riot police, it will build a real-time picture of the riots as they unfolded. And then, from interviews with politicians, police, teachers, lawyers, community leaders, as well as victims and on-lookers, it will analyse what happened, why it happened, and what we should do towards making a better future for ourselves and our city.