Small Island | The Music | How We Made It
'It's basically the story of my family.' Go behind the scenes and discover how the music in the epic production was made. Composed by Benjamin Kwasi Burrell. Small Island traces the interwoven and troubled histories between Jamaica and the UK, from WWII through to 1948, as its three main characters long for a better life. The 'dazzling’ ★★★★★ (Observer) production was filmed live during its sold-out run in 2019 and features a company of 40 actors, including Leah Harvey, Gershwyn Eustache Jr and Aisling Loftus. Small Island is streaming for free with National Theatre at Home from 7pm UK time on Thursday 18 June, until 7pm UK time on Thursday 25 June 2020. It is subtitled. -- Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/c/NationalTheatreOnline Sign up to our monthly newsletter: https://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk/register/nt-news National Theatre Twitter: https://twitter.com/NationalTheatre National Theatre Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nationaltheatre National Theatre Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nationaltheatre National Theatre Live Twitter: https://twitter.com/NTLive National Theatre Live Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ntlive/ -- Small Island was filmed live on-stage at the National Theatre in 2019 by National Theatre Live.