Broadway adaptation of To Kill a Mockingbird to run at London's Gielgud Theatre, tickets on sale now
- Becki Crossley
- 6 December 2019
Tony Award nominated adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning American classic transfers to the West End
A new adaptation of To Kill a Mockingbird comes to London's West End fresh from Broadway for a limited run between Thu 21 May–Sat 8 August 2020. Tickets for all dates are on sale now.
Published in 1960, Harper Lee's debut novel To Kill a Mockingbird was an immediate and astonishing success. The book was awarded the Pulitzer Prize and rapidly became a global phenomenon, with more than 50 million copies in print to date.
Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama remains a firm classic for readers and theatre-goers alike and is considered one of the greats of modern literature. The book has remained in print since its debut and has been adapted numerous times for stage and screen.
The latest Broadway production of To Kill a Mockingbird has been adapted by American screenwriter Aaron Sorkin (The Farnsworth Invention, A Few Good Men) and directed by Tony Award-winner Bartlett Sher (The Light in the Piazza, The King and I, My Fair Lady).
The latest production has been nominated for nine Tony Awards, including Best Direction of a Play, Best Actor in a Play, and Best Supporting Actor in Play affirming that this is truly a must-see rendition of Harper Lee's essential story.