East Is East
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East Is East

East Is East London Reviews and Tickets

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Integration, Interesting, Cultural identity, Entertaining, Great cast!

A celebratory 25th anniversary production of the popular comedy drama about clashing cultures.

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139 Reviews | 4 Followers
Great cast!, Integration, Cultural identity, Interesting, Entertaining

See it if you want to see a bittersweet comedy drama Confronts tradition race religion with passion & humour. Lots of issues under the facade.

Don't see it if … contains verbal/physical spousal abuse & tyrannical behaviour.

Critic Reviews (2)

The London Evening Standard
October 11th, 2022

Khan’s production stretches the action across the wide Lyttelton stage but hits every comic and dramatic mark sharply...I still find the overall effect of East is East discomfiting. Again, perhaps that’s the point.
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London Theatre
October 12th, 2021

The first act in this iteration seems largely to mark time. Happily, the second and longer half ups the ante. Apart from all the “tickle tackle” chat, the play continues to resonate in its depiction, as timely now as then.
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