Plays and Drama
Monday 11 June 2018 - Saturday 16 June 2018
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“A moving and stunning performance”
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“It left me choked up and blinking back the tears at the end.”
Daily Telegraph

Marking the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, Birdsong is the hit, critically acclaimed stage show based on the world famous novel by Sebastian Faulks.

In pre-war France, a young Englishman Stephen Wraysford embarks on a passionate and dangerous affair with the beautiful Isabelle Azaire that turns their world upside down.

As the war breaks out over the idyll of his former life, Stephen must lead his men through the carnage of the Battle of the Somme and through the sprawling tunnels that lie deep underground. Faced with the unprecedented horror of the war Stephen clings to the memory of Isabelle as his world explodes around him.

Following on from the 2013/14/15 National tours, seen by over 200,000 people, now it is your chance to experience this stunning piece of theatre live on stage. Don't miss this mesmerising story of love and courage, set both before and during the Great War.

Cast includes: Tom Kay (Journey's End), Madeline Knight (Poldark; Florence Foster Jenkins), Alfie Browne-Sykes (Jason Roscoe in Hollyoaks) and Riley Carter-Millington (Kyle Slater in EastEnders). 

School Tickets

£9.50 per student + 1 teacher free with every ten tickets purchased

Running time: 
2 hours 30 minutes