Leaving Vietnam
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Leaving Vietnam

Leaving Vietnam London Reviews and Tickets

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Absorbing, Gifted storyteller!

About the Show

A 1-act play about the lived experiences of a war veteran & how someone can get swept up in radical ideology.

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139 Reviews | 4 Followers
Absorbing, Gifted storyteller!

See it if Jimmy navigates his truths of servicemen & civilians whose lives were forever altered by the atrocities of war.

Don't see it if American war history is not your preferred choice of theatre. Contains some offensive language.

Critic Reviews (3)

March 21st, 2023

"For all the craft evident in its construction and delivery, we're left with a familiar American tale with neither its other, Asian, side fully explored nor its relevance to the UK's fracturing social and political environment drawn explicitly. "
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The Stage (UK)
March 22nd, 2023

"There are no easy answers offered, but the piece convincingly articulates the justified anger of working-class people who feel locked out from the prosperity promised by unrestrained capitalism, looked down on by mainstream politicians, or betrayed by callous governments that squander their soldiers’ lives in short-sighted, unwinnable conflicts. "
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All That Dazzles (UK)
March 21st, 2023

“Vergette’s script is insightful and legitimately thoughtful, always exploring its central character as a complete human being rather than an arbiter of what is either the right choice or the wrong one.”
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