THE WHITE ROSE Comes to Jack Studio Theatre
Based on a true story, The White Rose recounts the final days of Sophie Scholl, a 21-year-old student, who led the only major act of German civil disobedience during the Second World War. Sophie, along with her brother Hans, published underground anti-Nazi leaflets calling for the peaceful overthrow of Hitler.
This timely and provocative play tells her story and explores the role that German citizens played in the rise of Hitler. This play examines the moral strength and courage that led a group of young people to risk their lives for a righteous, dangerous cause. This production marks the 75th anniversary of Sophie Scholl's execution.
Seven-time Off West End Award Nominated Arrows & Traps Theatre return to the Jack after their sold-out run of Chekhov's Three Sisters.
Brockley Jack Studio Theatre, 410 Brockley Road, London, SE4 2DH. www.brockleyjack.co.uk or 0333 666 3366 (£1.50 fee for phone bookings only). Tuesday 17 July to Saturday 4 August 2018 at 7.30pm., £16, £13 conc. (14+).