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The Buddha of Suburbia Tickets

The award-winning novel is adapted for the stage in this highly anticipated West End debut.
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The Buddha of Suburbia Tickets

Based on the award-winning novel by Hanif Kureishi, this irresistible and heart-breaking show will be at the Barbican Theatre this winter for a limited run. Don’t miss this exploration of finding oneself in the midst of heartache, family, and friends. Book your tickets now for this must-see show.

About The Buddha of Suburbia

In 1970s Britain, amidst high inflation, unemployment, food shortages, and strikes, 17-year-old Karim's life is set to undergo a significant transformation. Despite the challenges and the tough winter, the show chronicles Karim's journey as he seeks enlightenment, or at the very least, a new life in Beckenham.

Facts and Critical Acclaim

  • Author, Hanif Kureishi won a CBE for his services to literature.
  • The Buddha of Suburbia won the Whitbread Award for the best first novel.
  • Director Emma Rice won an award for Outstanding Contribution to British Theatre at the 2019 UK Theatre Awards.

The Buddha of Suburbia Creatives

  • Writer - Hanif Kureishi
  • Director/Co-Adaptor - Emma Rice
  • Set Designer - Rachana Jadhav
  • Costume Designer - Vicki Mortimer
  • Sound and Video Designer - Simon Baker

The Buddha of Suburbia Cast

Casting to be announced.

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