Life of Pi

Starting at £27.50

Lolita Chakrabarti's Life of Pi will begin performances at Wyndham's Theatre on June 22, 2020 and will play an initial limited 15-week run.

After a cargo ship sinks in the middle of the vast Pacific Ocean, there are five survivors stranded on a single lifeboat - a hyena, a zebra, an orangutan, a sixteen year-old boy and a hungry Bengal tiger. Time is against them, nature is harsh, who will survive?

Based on one of the most extraordinary and best-loved works of fiction - winner of the Man Booker Prize, selling over fifteen million copies worldwide - Life of Pi is a dazzling new theatrical adaptation of an epic journey of endurance and hope. A film of the book, adapted by Ang Lee, was released in 2012.


Running Time: 2 hours, 5 minutes

Monday: 7:45 pm

Wednesday: 7:45 pm

Thursday: 3:00 pm & 7:45 pm

Friday: 7:45 pm

Saturday: 3:00 pm & 7:45pm

Sunday: 3:00 pm

Wyndham's Theatre

(London, )
(Leicester Square) Charing Cross Road
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