Cat On A Hot Tin Roof
at Novello Theatre
Cat On A Hot Tin Roof will finally arrive in London again! Do not missTennessee Williams' play when you are in London. Tickets online!
Featuring a dynamic all star cast led by Academy Award nominee and two-time Tony winner James Earl Jones, Tony Award winner Phylicia Rashad, Olivier Award winner Adrian Lester, Tony Award nominee Sanaa Lathan, Nina Sosanya and Derek Griffiths. The production is directed by renowned Emmy and Golden Globe Award winning director, actor and choreographer Debbie Allen, who is best known for playing Lydia Grant in the original film and television series of Fame.
In Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, a powerful Southern family gathers at a birthday celebration for patriarch Big Daddy (Jones), who does not know that he is dying of cancer. In a scramble to secure their part of his estate, family members hide the truth about his diagnosis from him and Big Mama (Rashad). Tensions mount between alcoholic former football hero Brick (Lester) and his beautiful but sexually frustrated wife Maggie "the Cat" (Sanaa). As their troubled relationship comes to a stormy and steamy climax, a shockwave of secrets is finally revealed.
Please Note: This production contains scenes and strong language of an adult nature.
Age recommendation 12 years +
Latecomers will not be admitted until the interval.
Cat On A Hot Tin Roof Reviews
"Compelling, sensitive and acerbically comic"
"Packs a big emotional punch"
"Adrian Lester is superb"
Cat On A Hot Tin Roof Press release
THE AWARD-WINNING CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED PRODUCTION OF TENNESSEE WILLIAMS’S “CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF” WITH AN ALL BLACK CAST STARRING SANAA LATHAN, ADRIAN LESTER, PHYLICIA RASHAD AND JAMES EARL JONES DIRECTED BY DEBBIE ALLEN TO ...
Monday to Saturday 7.30pm
Wednesday and Saturday 2.30pm
Go right on Long Acre; turn right into Bow Street and after 100 metres turn left (Russell Street) then immediately right onto Catherine Street, where the theatre is located 100 metres down on the corner with Aldwych.