Leave to Remain


A remarkable story of a young gay couple suddenly faced with an uncertain future, told through a blend of music, drama and movement. Explores the effects of one couple's marriage, and what happens when it begins to fracture both their families.
Leave to Remain at Lyric Hammersmith

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Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: Lyric Hammersmith
Started: Friday 18 January 2019
Closed: Saturday 16 February 2019
Running time:1 hr 30 mins
Age suitability: 14+

Background


A new play with songs by Matt Jones (Mr Selfridge, Stan Lee's Lucky Man, Doctor Who, Torchwood) and Bloc Party's Kele Okereke.


Directed by Southpaw Dance Company's Robby Graham.


Synopsis


Give me your worst day

Give it to me

I'll take the strain

Give me all the times you go insane

Your leave to remain


A remarkable story of a young gay couple suddenly faced with an uncertain future, told through a blend of music, drama and movement.


Leave to Remain explores the effects of one couple's marriage, and what happens when it begins to fracture both their families.


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Theatre


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Postal address:
Kings Mall
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Lyric Square
London W6 0QL

Box office tel: 020 8741 6850

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Dates


Previews from:Friday 18 January 2019

Press night:Thursday 24 January 2019

Closes:Saturday 16 February 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:

Wednesday - 1-30pm

Saturday - 2-30pm


Tickets


Standard:
From £13

Access information


The Audio Described performance will be on Sat 09 Feb at 7.30pm (We also offer a touch tour before this performance at 6pm, for further information and to book please email access@lyric.co.uk or call the Box Office on 020 87416850)


The Open Captioned performance will be on Sat 09 Feb at 2.30pm.


Cast


Tyrone Huntley - Obi

Cornell S. John - Kenneth

Aretha Ayeh - Chichi

Rakie Ayola - Grace

Sandy Batchelor - Raymond

Arun Blair-Mangat - Damien

Billy Cullum - Alex

Martin Fisher - Brian


Creatives


Author: Matt Jones and Kele Okereke
Director: Robby Graham
Designer: Rebecca Brower
Production: Lyric Hammersmith

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