6th September –10th September, 18:30 & 20:30 | 14:30pm Matinees Saturday & Sunday | Secret South East London Location
Duration: 55 mins
The Architect is an immersive theatrical journey through time and a city conceived by Mojisola Adebayo, Roy Williams and Matthew Xia, and created with a collective of leading Black artists including Bola Agbaje, Dexter Flanders, Vanessa Macauley and XANA.
Audiences will travel aboard an iconic red bus and be transported across South-East London. This new production asks how we create a blueprint for the future, three decades after the senseless murder of Stephen Lawrence.
Produced by Actors Touring Company and GDIF, in association with the Stephen Lawrence Day Foundation.
The stellar cast has been announced as follows:
- Karl Collins – The Architect
- Llewella Gideon – The Conductor
- Danielle Kassarate – Female Lover
- Daniel Ward – Male Lover
- Dalumuzi Moyo – Boy 1
- Omar Austin – Boy 2
- Doreene Blackstock – A Mother
- Shayde Sinclair – Niece
Tickets for The Architect are on sale now. Information about booking tickets, access provision and FAQ are below.
The Architects Dream
A free standalone event
Let us do it. Let us just do it. For them. For us. For London.
Meet The Architect – a 48-year-old Londoner of Caribbean heritage, who has fulfilled his life-long dream of becoming a builder of cities, a maker of dreams.
He steps off a double decker bus to share that dream with you, his vision for a city of the future – a new way of existing. A blueprint that embraces everyone.
Backed by Steel-Pan music, this free, powerful performance, provides a stand-alone culmination to The Architect right in the heart of Woolwich.
Wed 6 – Fri 8 Sep: 7.20pm and 9.20pm
Sat 9 & Sun 10 Sep: 3.20pm, 7.20pm and 9.20pm
General Gordon Square