“Best online play of lockdown… technologically accomplished, beautifully acted and emotionally riveting’” ★★★★★ The Telegraph
‘Emotionally gripping tale with such extraordinary creativity… a staggering achievement’ ★★★★ Daily Mail
The Original Theatre Company and Birdsong Productions are re-releasing their hit online production of Sebastian Faulks’s masterpiece BIRDSONG on 16 July 2020 for just 3 days.
With a star cast including Max Bowden, Stephen Boxer, Tom Kay, Madeleine Knight and Tim Treloar and narration by Sebastian Faulks himself.
This uniquely created production will be released as special event to mark the 104th anniversary of The Battle of The Somme.
Told using video technology, live performance, sound design and music all woven together to create a unique portrayal of one of the greatest love stories in modern literature.
Birdsong Online will be raising money for The Royal British Legion.
Tickets £15 with a free digital programme, viewing limited to UK only.
- Event Organiser/Organisation
- The Original Theatre Company and Birdsong Productions
- Start Date/Time
- Thursday 16 July 2020 at 19:00
- End Date/Time
- Sunday 19 July 2020 at 23:59
- Venue Address
- http://www.originaltheatreonline.com/ Online
- Event Website
- Booking Instructions
- You can pre-order the film for just £15.00 from www.originaltheatreonline.com. "As intimate as the very best kind of radio drama…. The acting is uniformly excellent" ★★★★ The Times (Critics Pick) "Startling and innovative…. Birdsong is a deeply emotional and powerful watch" ★★★★★ Broadway World "By pushing themselves further than anyone else so far, the whole team involved in Birdsong have succeeded in creating a true piece of theatre. The fact that it is presented online just makes it all the more remarkable." ★★★★★ Theatre Weekly "The tenacity, ingenuity and momentum propelling this unique performance of Birdsong forward are precisely what theatre thrives on… ingenious” ★★★★★ The Reviews Hub
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