Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Saturday 14th-Monday 16th December 2019
National Theatre Live is the National Theatre’s groundbreaking project to broadcast world-class theatre to cinemas in the UK and internationally.
The National Theatre adapt Andrea Levy's Orange Prize-winning novel on the history of Jamaica and the UK as part of their 2018-2019 season of live recordings direct from the London stage.
"Small Island embarks on a journey from Jamaica to Britain, through the Second World War to 1948 – the year the HMT Empire Windrush docked at Tilbury, England. The play follows three intricately connected stories. Hortense yearns for a new life away from rural Jamaica, Gilbert dreams of becoming a lawyer, and Queenie longs to escape her Lincolnshire roots. Hope and humanity meet stubborn reality as the play traces the tangled history of Jamaica and the UK." (NT Live)
December 14, 16
Saturday 2pm, Monday 6pm
Suter Theatre, in the Suter Art Gallery Complex
208 Bridge Street, Nelson
Adults $25, Seniors/Children $20
Rating to be confirmed
Tickets from State Cinemas Website - Suter Link ph. 03 5483885 ext 1.