Third Rail Presents National Theatre Live!: Small Island
This is a past event. Sunday, August 18 at 12:00pm
World Trade Center Portland 25 S.W. Salmon St., Two World Trade Center, Portland, OR 97204
Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatrical adaptation. 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 U.K..
Third Rail's Hi-Definition, National Theatre Live programming features screenings of amazing productions from the National Theatre, supporting their groundbreaking project to broadcast the best of British Theatre from the London stage to cinemas across the U.K. and around the world.