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Ambassadors Theatre, London4.01 reviews
An extremely intense staging of an extremely intense story, "Asweh."

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In the shadows of concrete high rises, eleven year old Harri is walking on a tightrope towards manhood. Events quickly spiral out of his control and the world will never be the same again.

Stephen Kelman's 2011 Man Booker prize shortlisted novel is electrifyingly adapted for stage for its West End premiere by award-winning playwright Gbolahan Obisesan.

The NYT REP Company present inspired by one of the most powerful events in modern history. Under the inspired direction of National Youth Theatre Associate Director Anna Niland, Pigeon English looks at the sometimes harsh reality of adulthood in modern day Britain
“A high-energy 90 minutes of intense, arresting theatre” Four Stars, A Younger Theatre

Adapted by Gbolahan Obisesan
Directed by Anna Niland


Additional Information

Running time

2 hours including an interval.

Performance dates

26 September to 22 November 2016. 15 performances only

Special notes

Contains strong language and the use of strobe lighting within the production. Post show Q&A session after the matinees on Wednesday 5 and 12 October.

Venue Information

Ambassadors TheatreWest Street, London, WC2H 9ND

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Customer Reviews

1 reviews4.0

JILL GILBERT13th October

Two of us saw this. I thought it was great, my companion less so, which really means 3.5 stars! Maybe the fact that there were masses of enthusiastic, noisy children who talked all the way through tempered his view................