Tues 6th to Sat 10th March 2018, 7:30pm Matinee on Wed 7th and Sat 10th March, 2:00pm Tickets from £21.50* to £28.50*
School Group Discounts available - Call Box Office
Recommended for Ages 12+ (See below for parental advice)
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.A mesmerising story of love and courage. Set both before and during the Great War.
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.
Parental Advice Includes adult language, smoking, loud explosions, flashing lights and smoke, and reproduction weapons.
"Moving, gripping, dramatically electrifying and outstanding"**** The Times "Does the book justice, moving"**** The Daily Mail "It left me choked up and blinking back the tears at the end."**** The Daily Telegraph "A moving and stunning performance"***** WhatsOnStage "The audience were too stunned to move by the raw emotional power of this stunning piece of theatre.”***** This Is Cornwall "Achingly beautiful, moving, incredible"**** Birmingham Post
*Includes a £1.50 per ticket fee. Fees capped at the first 8 tickets. No fees to Friends of the Floral.