To Kill a Mockingbird
Gielgud Theatre, London
"All rise for the miracle that is 'Mockingbird'. Unmissable and unforgettable. An American classic"
- Rolling Stone, Peter Travers
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, Aaron Sorkin's new play based on Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, directed by Bartlett Sher, will open at the Gielgud Theatre next May. Rhys Ifans(Notting Hill, The Boat That Rocked, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows) will be starring in the iconic role of Atticus Finch.
Harper Lee's enduring story of racial injustice and childhood innocence has sold 45 million copies worldwide. Next year marks the 60th anniversary of its publication. Since it began performances on Broadway the production has not played to an empty seat; becoming the most successful American play in Broadway history.
"It will change how you see the world. This is what great theater is for. Aaron Sorkin's 'Mockingbird' is filled with deep compassion and overwhelming humanity. Do not miss it." - NY Post
"A 'Mockingbird' for our moment. Beautiful, elegiac, satisfying, even exhilarating" - New York Times
Booking Period: 24 May - 31 October 2020 (best availability from July 2020)
Running Time: 2 hours 25 minutes, including an interval
Age recommendation: TBC - As an advisory to adults who might bring young people. All persons under the age of 16 must be accompanied by and sat next to the accompanying adult. They may not sit on their own within the auditorium. If children do have separate seats you could be refused entry. All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket.
Venue: Gielgud Theatre, Shaftesbury Ave, Soho, London W1D 6AR