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East is East NT

East is East NT

Synopsis

The 25th anniversary production.

Salford, 1971.

George Khan wants to raise his family in the traditional Pakistani way, but his children have other ideas. Abdul and Tariq aren't ready to be married off, Saleem is pushing artistic boundaries, Meenah's skirt is too short and Sajit just wants to hide in his parka.

As relations reach breaking point, their English mother, Ella, is pulled torn between her loyalty to George and the happiness of her children.

Ayub Khan Din’s much-loved comedy drama, adapted into a BAFTA Award-winning film, reopens the Lyttelton theatre as part of a 25th anniversary tour, directed by Iqbal Khan.

Event details

Sat 23 Oct 2021, 7:30pm

Captioned by STAGETEXT

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Venue details

National Theatre
South Bank
London
SE1 9PX

Phone: 020 7452 3961

Email: boxoffice@nationaltheatre.org.uk

Website: National Theatre

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