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The Railway Children

22 January, 2020 - 25 January, 2020

    Southampton University Players present

    The Railway Children

    22 - 25 Jan 2020 at NST Campus

    By E. Nesbit Adapted by Mike Kenny
    Directed by Paul Green

    “Daddy! My Daddy!”

    Marking the 50th anniversary of the much-loved film version, SUP returns with this acclaimed production of E. Nesbit’s classic story of an Edwardian family forced to relocate to rural Yorkshire. With unforgettable characters including the central trio of children – Bobbie, Peter and Phyllis – this Olivier Award-winning adaptation enjoyed a record-breaking run at London’s Waterloo Station.
    “Adults and children alike are enthralled by the clever mix of imagination and reality” – Financial Times
    “Glorious adaptation... it never for a moment runs out of steam” – Guardian

    An amateur production from award-winning SUP Theatre Company by arrangement with Nick Hern books

    Running time: approx 1 hour and 45 minutes including an interval.


    Show warnings: Flashing lights, haze/smoke, loud sound.

    Tickets from £10.

    If you have a discount code (SUP supporters) please use this when checking out or mention to the box office when phoning.

    For wheelchair and access bookings please call the box office.