A Young Vic & Wessex Grove Co-production
The New Tomorrow
Sat 3 & Sun 4 October, 4PM
Online live stream:
Sun 4 October, 4PM (Set a reminder here)
For the first piece of live theatre at the YV since we closed in March, this free weekend of shows will feature short commissioned performances and activist speeches exploring what the next fifty years might hold.
Writers and artists including Jade Anouka, Marina Carr, Jasmine Lee-Jones, Ruth Madeley, Amy Ng, Stef Smith, Jack Thorne, Isobel Waller-Bridge and Steve Waters will explore the change that has come and is coming.
The festival will be streamed on our Facebook page on Sunday 4 October, with a very limited number of FREE in-person tickets also available via an online ticket lottery.
Watch from home
We're thrilled to confirm that The New Tomorrow will be streamed online on our Facebook page on Sunday 4 October, 4PM.
How do I get tickets?
A limited number of FREE in-person tickets for The New Tomorrow festival will be available via an online ticket lottery.
Please note: the online ticket lottery closed at 10AM on Friday 25 September. All winners will be notified within 48 hours.
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Welcoming you back
You will notice several changes have been introduced in order for you to feel relaxed and enjoy your visit to the Young Vic. We ask all patrons coming to our building read through the social distancing safety measures we have introduced to ensure your visit is as safe as possible.
Download the Digital Free Sheet for The New Tomorrow
Writers Amy Ng, Isobel Waller-Bridge, Jack Thorne, Jade Anouka, Jasmine Lee-Jones, Marina Carr, Ruth Madeley, Stef Smith, Steve Waters
Direction Jennifer Tang
Hosted by Kwame Kwei-Armah
Lighting Design Sam McLeod
Sound Design & Live Stream Kyle MacPherson
Set Design Craig Tye
Costume Design Sarah Hamza
Musician Oli Briant
DJ Kwame Kwei-Armah Jr.
With Ronkẹ Adékọluẹ́jọ́, Adjoa Andoh, Matthew Dunster, Paapa Essiedu, Martina Laird, Anoushka Lucas and Sophie Stone.
Featuring speeches from Shahidha Bari and Tom Gill
Co-produced with Benjamin Lowy and Emily Vaughan-Barratt for Wessex Grove.
With special thanks to Duncan McLean, Sadeysa Greenaway-Bailey and Anna Fleischle.