About the Show/Event
Information for After Life at Dorfman Theatre (National Theatre), West End (Play). If you could spend eternity with just one precious memory, what would it be? A group of strangers grapple with this impossible question as they find themselves in a bureaucratic waiting room between life and death. Encouraged by enigmatic officials, they must sift through their past lives to choose their forever. World Premiere. Seating in the Dorfman theatre will be physically distanced throughout the run of After Life.
Approximate runtime 100minutes (including any interval).
Performers Olantunji Ayofe, Nino Furuhata, Danielle Henry, Maddie Holliday, Togo Igawa, Anoushka Lucas, Kevin McMonagle, Jack James, Simon Startin, Luke Thallon, June Watson, Millicent Wong.
Author Jack Thorne (adapted from the film by Hirokazu Kore-eda). Producer National Theatre. Producer Headlong. Director Jeremy Herrin. Design Bunny Christie. Lighting Neil Austin. Director Shelley Maxwell (movement). Design Max Spielbichler (video). Sound Tom Gibbons. Director TD Moyo (staff director).