Red Pitch (West End)
Closed 1h 30m
Red Pitch (West End)

Red Pitch (West End) London Reviews and Tickets

(556 Ratings)
Members say
Entertaining, Absorbing, Great acting, Delightful, Clever

About the Show

Tyrell Williams’ play exploring gentrification in London communities transfers to the West End.

Read more Show less

Show-Score Member Reviews (36)

Sort by:
  • Default
  • Standing in our community
  • Highest first
  • Lowest first
  • Newest first
  • Oldest first
  • Only positive
  • Only negative
  • Only mixed
68 Reviews | 7 Followers
Charming, Great characterisation, Great acting, Joyful, Delightful

See it if you love a character-driven drama; to see charming audience interactions or to warm your heart with a joy-filled play about male friendship

Don't see it if you have other plans - no reason not to see this delightful, engaging play. It is character driven - less football focused than you'd think. Read more

615 Reviews | 107 Followers
Funny, Absorbing, Relevant, Resonant, Refreshing

See it if you’d enjoy a slice-of-life drama about young men hoping a football career can rescue them from a life of struggle.

Don't see it if you hate football? Read more

113 Reviews | 13 Followers
Relevant, Refreshing, Funny, Great acting, Great writing

See it if You want to see an honest and current take on gentrification and youth culture

Don't see it if you want to see a flashy play

53 Reviews | 4 Followers
Entertaining, Clever, Moving, Funny

See it if You'd enjoy a moving, coming of age story, set in London. It's a brilliantly funny play.

Don't see it if You want a 2-act show (there is no interval) - You want to watch a show with a big cast (only 3 cast members).

52 Reviews | 11 Followers
Refreshing, Edgy, Entertaining

See it if Fresh new theatre, fun evening, insight into the world of young football

Don't see it if the accents and language are very hard to understand. Accoustics not great at times

93 Reviews | 6 Followers
Absorbing, Great acting

See it if You can relate or have an interest in football

Don't see it if You want a large show

171 Reviews | 6 Followers
Football, Aspirations, Family/friendship, Community, Hope/fear

See it if you enjoy inner city issues - 3 friends on a quest to become pro footballers & grappling with the crucial question of belonging.

Don't see it if Inner city/Urban issues and/or football isn’t your choice of theatre.

29 Reviews | 1 Follower
Thought-provoking, Absorbing, Funny, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You want a show that explores important topics that haven’t been seen in theatre before. You don’t have to enjoy football for this show.

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy modern theatre.

Critic Reviews (8)

March 22nd, 2024

"Daniel Bailey’s production glistens with the spectacle of the teenagers’ dreams."
Read more

The Telegraph (UK)
March 22nd, 2024

"this dynamic football drama is a contemporary triumph"
Read more

The Stage (UK)
March 21st, 2024

“Touching, hilarious and joyous”
Read more

Theatre Weekly (UK)
March 22nd, 2024

“Red Pitch has already achieved the treble but let’s hope this isn’t the final whistle”
Read more

Time Out London
March 22nd, 2024

"The play’s at its best when we’re simply in the company of the boys"
Read more

London Theatre
March 22nd, 2024

" 'Red Pitch' is exciting work from a refreshing new voice in theatre"
Read more

The Arts Desk
March 22nd, 2024

"The adult cast are perfectly believable 16-year-olds...full of swaggering innocence"
Read more

Lost in Theatreland (UK)
March 26th, 2024

"Red Pitch feels like the fourth character, holding memories, hopes, and fears."
Read more