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Theatre

Next show: Give Me The Sun

Written by Mamet Leigh
Directed by Majid Mehdizadeh

Dates
Tuesday 12 July - Saturday 30 July
Online booking
Ticketsource

To speak to the box office directly, please ring us on 020 7701 0100.

Why did we come here? To the UK?

Bashir and Baba live in a council house in London.
Baba, once a doctor in Egypt, works in Tesco.
Bashir plays basketball with his friends and wonders what his home country was like.
What has happened since the Arab Spring?

Give Me the Sun is a beautiful and compelling new play, exploring what happens when too much is left unsaid for too long. A seemingly perfect father-son relationship unravels to reveal grief, loss and loneliness.

Written by Mamet Leigh, a pioneer of the Tehran Underground Theatre Movement, Give Me the Sun addresses the complexity of finding your place in a new country and how different that can be for each person.

Book now

Wednesday 27 July: Relaxed Performance
Thursday 28 July: Captioned by Stagetext


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Supported by

  • Arts Council England