Powerful and sexy, A Single Man is a darkly amusing study of grief, love and loneliness from the celebrated writer of Goodbye to Berlin, the inspiration for Cabaret.
California, 1962. College professor George is grieving the death of his long-term partner Jim. As a middle-aged gay Englishman living in the Los Angeles suburbs, he is an outsider in every way. Haunted by his past and unable to move forward, we follow him on one very ordinary day. But for George, this is going to be a day like no other…
A Single Man features in The Guardian’s 100 Best Novels Written in English, where it is described as ‘a work of compressed brilliance.’ Known to many through Tom Ford’s film, Christopher Isherwood’s masterpiece is now given a wry and compassionate retelling in Simon Reade’s new adaptation for the stage.
You can book from 22-Jul-2022 to 26-Nov-2022.
Running time: 1hrs 30mins
Contains themes of grief, loss and themes of a sexual nature.
Venue Information: Park Theatre
Nearest Underground Station: Finsbury Park (Victoria and Piccadilly lines)
Nearest Train Station: Finsbury Park