How Not To Drown

How Not To Drown London Reviews and Tickets

(2 Ratings)
Members say
Thought-provoking, Absorbing, Riveting, Clever, Intense

About the Show

ThickSkin's new drama about an 11-year-old's journey to the UK as an unaccompanied asylum-seeker. 

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Show-Score Member Reviews (2)

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49 Reviews | 2 Followers
Great acting, Great staging, Resonant, Riveting, Thought-provoking

See it if you care about asylum seekers and refugees as people with hopes, dreams and lives; if you care about the vulnerability of child migrants

Don't see it if you think the Rwanda policy is a great idea; don't want to be moved by a true story; struggle with imaginative plays

18 Reviews | 0 Followers
Thought-provoking, Intense, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You love physical theatre and are prepared to use your imagination

Don't see it if You want to see a show full of exciting set and costume and don’t enjoy physical theatre

Critic Reviews (1)

The Stage (UK)
February 1st, 2023

“This is one refugee story – but of course, the pain and struggle that Kastrati has lived through are not unique...As drama, it may not be perfect – but this is a bleak picture of the reality that they risk so much to win.”
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