Small Island Following a sold-out run in 2019, the critically acclaimed production of Andrea Levy ’s epic novel returns to the Olivier stage.
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Small Island is a play by Helen Edmundson based on the 2004 novel of the same name by Andrea Levy. It tells the deeply connected stories of three people against the backdrop of the complex history of the United Kingdom and Jamaica. It premiered at the National Theatre in 2019 to critical acclaim.
National Theatre at Home: Small Island Filmed live during its sold-out run in 2019, the National Theatre’s epic production of Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel is streaming with National Theatre at Home to mark Windrush Day 2020.
May 02, 2019 · Andrea Levy's novel Small Island comes to life most beautifully in this adaptation by Helen Edmundson at the National Theatre 'How come they know nothing about their own empire?' There's something glorious about Small Island, its epic scale suiting the National Theatre to a tee as a story about marginalised communities finally breaks free from the Dorfman... Andrea Levy's novel was memorably ...
Ultimately ‘Small Island’ is a ferociously entertaining three hours of theatre, told with the sort of overwhelming resources only the National can marshal. It’s the sort of show the Olivier ...
- Time Out London
Jun 16, 2020 · Leah Harvey (Hortense) in Small Island by Andrea Levy. Photograph: Tristram Kenton/the Guardian As it’s streamed by the National Theatre, the star who plays Hortense in the acclaimed adaptation of...
- Arifa Akbar
Review: Small Island (National Theatre) Andrea Levy's enduring novel is adapted for the stage by Helen Edmundson. Rating: 4 out of 5 stars. Author. Sarah Crompton ...
Olivier, National Theatre – until 10 August 2019 Small Island is an epic story straddling Jamaica and England before, during and after World War II and exploring colonialism, racism, love and identity.
Embark on a journey from Jamaica to Britain, after WWII. Small Island is streaming from 7pm UK time on Thursday 18 June, until 7pm on 25 June.
Small Island Award-winning set and costume designer Katrina Lindsay discusses her work on the National Theatre’s spectacular adaption of Andrea Levy’s novel “There are some words that once spoken will split the world in two. There would be the life before you breathed them and then the altered life after they’d been said.
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