Race. Sex. Power politics.

The Off-Broadway smash hit show and must-see sensation of the Edinburgh Fringe

Named one of The New York Times 25 Best American Plays in the last 25 years

WINNER: 2017 Obie Award for Best New American Theatre Work
The New York Times Best of 2016
Time Out New York  Best of 2016

Good morning, America! Welcome to Hanover Middle School, where a pair of teachers are getting down and dirty with today’s lesson. Going round after round on the mat of American history, the duo tackles race, sex and power politics in this R-rated, kaleidoscopic and fearless comedy.

What starts as a regular teaching lesson about Civil War in the US, quickly descends into social and political commentary on race relations in contemporary America, where the teachers have as much to learn as the pupils in this classroom.

This poignant exploration of one of the most toxic of American legacies lands in London.

Contains nudity, adult themes and strong language.

Captioned performance: Tue 18 Sep – to book your tickets for this, please contact our Box Office team directly, email  box1@sohotheatre.com, or call 0207 478 0100, option 1, or pop in to book in person.

 

 

Photograph: Ben Arons

Cast

Jennifer Kidwell

Performer

Scott R Sheppard

Performer

Creatives

Jennifer Kidwell

Co-creator

Scott R Sheppard

Co-creator

Lightning Rod Special

Co-creator

Taibi Magar

Director

Tilly Grimes

Production Design

Steven Dufala

Scenic Design

Oona Curley

Lighting Design

Mikaal Sulaiman

Sound Design

Ryan Bourque

Fight Choreographer

David Neumann

Movement Consultant

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