Underground Railroad Game

Soho Theatre presents... Underground Railroad Game, an R-rated, kaleidoscopic and fearless comedy, at Traverse Theatre in August.

Underground Railroad Game

About Underground Railroad Game

UK Premiere
Soho Theatre presents the Ars Nova production

Good morning, America! Welcome to Hanover Middle School, where a pair of teachers are getting down and dirty with today’s lesson.

Going round after round on the mat of American history, the duo tackles race, sex and power politics in this R-rated, kaleidoscopic and fearless comedy.

2017 Obie Award-winner and Time Out New York's Best of 2016.

Previews
Thu 2 Aug, 7pm
Sat 4 Aug, 5.50pm

Preview Tickets
Full price £15
Concession £9

Dates
Sun 5 – Sun 26 Aug
(No Mon Performances)

Tickets
Full price £21.50
Standard concession £16.50
U30s / Students £15
Other concession £9.50

Venue: T1

Running Time: 1h 25m approximately

Age Recommendation: 18+

Note: Contains nudity, adult themes and strong language

Image by Ben Arons

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