To Kill A Mockingbird

Gielgud Theatre

From to


Gielgud Theatre

33 Shaftesbury Avenue
+44 (0)34 4482 5151


Experience Harper Lee’s coming-of-age tale, To Kill A Mockingbird, as it’s brought to life on the London stage at the Gielgud Theatre.

What is To Kill A Mockingbird about?

Set in small-town Alabama during the 1930s - against a backdrop of racism and prejudice - To Kill A Mockingbird depicts the childhood of Scout and Jem Finch, whose lawyer father Atticus defends Tom Robinson, a black man falsely accused of rape.

Scene of a courtroom where the lawyer faces the jury and defends his case in the play To Kill a Mockingbird in London.

As Tom’s trial reaches a conclusion, can Scout and Jem help, and does their reclusive neighbour have a part to play?

Directed by Bartlett Sher and based on the award-winning novel of the same name by Harper Lee, the era-defining story tackles social issues which have helped to inspire conversation and change.

How can I get tickets?

Book To Kill A Mockingbird tickets online now

How long is To Kill A Mockingbird?

To Kill A Mockingbird lasts for two hours and 50 minutes, including a 15-minute interval.

Where is To Kill A Mockingbird playing?

To Kill A Mockingbird is currently playing at the Gielgud Theatre, on Shaftesbury Avenue in London’s West End. The nearest Tube stations are Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square.

What time is the evening show?

The evening performance usually takes place at 7pm Mondays to Thursdays.

On which days are there matinee performances?

To Kill A Mockingbird matinees are on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 2pm - although times may vary. Make sure to check your ticket in advance.

What age is the play suitable for?

Due to racially explicit language, themes and content, this play is recommended for those aged 12 and above.

What other shows can I see in London?

Enjoy more plays in the capital, including The Play That Goes Wrong at the Duchess Theatre and Witness for the Prosecution at London County Hall.