• The Shawshank Redemption

    Mon. 26 October 2015 | 7:30 PM

    Based on the 1982 novella Rita Hayworth and The Shawshank Redemption, the play examines desperation, injustice, friendship and hope behind the claustrophobic bars of a maximum security facility. The 1994 feature film, regularly voted Britain’s favourite ever movie, starred Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman and was nominated for seven Academy Awards. Two of TV’s best loved leading men, IAN KELSEY (Andy Dufresne) and PATRICK ROBINSON (Red), star in this thrilling new production of THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION. Despite protests of his innocence, Andy Dufresne is handed a double life sentence for the brutal murder of his wife and her lover. Incarcerated at the notorious Shawshank facility, he quickly learns that no one can survive alone. Andy strikes up an unlikely friendship with the prison fixer Red, and things take a slight turn for the better. However, when Warden Stammas decides to bully Andy into subservience and exploit his talents for accountancy, a desperate plan is quietly hatched…

    Location:
    Norwich: Norwich Theatre Royal, Theatre Street, NR2 1RL
    Telephone:
    01603 630000
    Suitability:
    Age 15+
    Accessibility:
    Fully accessible

What is Black History Month?

Here we detail some of the ideas and history behind the annual celebration.

September 2015
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30          
October 2015
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  
November 2015
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
            01