A Little Life


A Little Life

Thursday 28 September 2023 - Saturday 30 September 2023


This film contains flickering or flashing lights that may affect those with photosensitive epilepsy.


James Norton (Happy Valley, Grantchester) stars in the ‘utterly compelling’ (★★★★★ Daily Express) theatrical event of 2023 as visionary director Ivo van Hove (A View from the Bridge) stages the English language premiere of A Little Life.

Filmed live at the Savoy Theatre, London, during its West End run, this record-breaking and ‘beautifully acted’ (★★★★ The I) production of the million-copy bestseller by Hanya Yanagihara comes to the big screen for a limited time only.

The critically acclaimed five-star play also stars Luke Thompson (Bridgerton), Omari Douglas (It’s A Sin), Zach Wyatt (The Witcher), Elliot Cowan (The Crown), Zubin Varla (Tammy Faye), Nathalie Armin (Force Majeure) and Emilio Doorgasingh (Best of Enemies).

A Little Life follows four college friends in New York City: aspiring actor Willem, successful architect Malcolm, struggling artist JB, and prodigious lawyer Jude.

As ambition, addiction, and pride threaten to pull the group apart, they always find themselves bound by their love for Jude and the mysteries of his past.

But when those secrets come to light, they finally learn that to know Jude St Francis is to understand the limitless potential of love in the face of life.


Content Warning

This production contains scenes that some viewers may find disturbing. It is intended for mature audiences and viewer discretion is advised. For more information about the themes in the production and support resources that are available, click here

Ticket prices:

Standard £19.50 Concessions £17.50

Certificate: 18

Length: 220 minutes

Director: Ivo van Hove

Cast: Luke Thompson, Elliot Cowan, James Norton, Omari Douglas, Zach Wyatt

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Dates and times

Saturday 30 September 2023 | 2:00 pm

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