Treasure Island

by Robert Louis Stevenson
adapted by Bryony Lavery

Playing from 3 December

Treasure Island. graphic drawing of a parrot

Treasure Island

It’s a dark, stormy night. The stars are out. Jim, the inn-keeper’s granddaughter, opens the door to a terrifying stranger. At the old sailor’s feet sits a huge sea-chest, full of secrets. Jim invites him in – and her dangerous voyage begins.

This winter, Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life on the Olivier stage in a thrilling new adaptation by Bryony Lavery.

Not one of us must breathe a word of what we’ve found...

Suitable for 10yrs+

£12 tickets for UK schools
Projects and workshops for KS2 – KS4 students
nationaltheatre.org.uk/secondary (link opens in new window)

Related events:

Clore Learning Centre
Talk: Pirate Women Wed 10 December, 2.30 – 3.30pm

Platform talk
Polly Findlay and Bryony Lavery on Treasure Island  Fri 16 January, 5.30pm

 

National Theatre Live

Broadcast to cinemas 22 January 2015 at 7pm

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