About the Show/Event
Information for Tree at The Young Vic, West End (Play). Music, dance and film combine with an exciting cast to explore the past, present and future of this country at a crossroads - all through the eyes of one young man on a journey of healing. World Premiere. Tree takes you on a thrilling journey in search of the soul and spirit of contemporary South Africa. Created by Idris Elba, whose album Mi Mandela provides the soundtrack, and Kwame Kwei-Armah, the dynamic new Artistic Director of London's Young Vic, this major world-premiere production takes place in the round within Upper Campfield Market Hall, one of Manchester's most atmospheric spaces.
Approximate runtime 90minutes (including any interval).
Age Advisory: 14+ - under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.
Performers Christian Bradley, Lucy Briggs-Owen, Sinead Cusack, Kurt Edyiawan, Alfred Enoch, Anna-Kay Alicia Gayle, Joan Iyiola, Anthony Matsena, Daniella May, Patrice Naiambana, Mbulelo Ndabeni, Andile Sotiya.
Author Idris Elba. Author Kwame Kwei-Armah. Producer Manchester International Festival. Producer Young Vic. Producer Green Door Pictures. Director Kwame Kwei-Armah. Design Jon Bausor. Costume Jon Bausor. Sound Paul Arditti. Design Duncan McLean (video). Music Michael 'Mikey J' Asante. Choreographer Gregory Maqoma. Director Pippa Ailion (CDG - casting director).