Life of Pi

Monday 15 April – Saturday 20 April 2024 Drama Family Schools
Tickets £22.00 to £55.00

Venue: Theatre Royal

Running time: Doors open an hour before each performance. Show times: approx. 2 hours and 10 mins including interval

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Age guidance: 8+
Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult aged 18+

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Based on the best-selling book by Yann Martel, the five-star hit show comes to Theatre Royal, Nottingham.

Winner of five Olivier Awards, including Best New Play! After conquering the West End and Broadway, the five star ‘theatrical phenomenon’ (Telegraph) embarks on its biggest adventure yet.

Jaw-dropping visuals and world-class puppetry combine in a unique and ‘breath-taking’ (The Times) theatrical event that is ‘a wonder to behold’ (Daily Mail).

After an epic storm in the Pacific Ocean, Pi is stranded on a lifeboat with four other survivors – a hyena, a zebra, an orangutan, and a Royal Bengal tiger.

Based on the global phenomenon and winner of the Man Booker Prize, selling over fifteen million copies worldwide, Life Of Pi is the hugely popular story of an epic journey of endurance and hope. Don’t miss the West End and Broadway spectacle on its first ever UK tour.

Divesh Subaskaran will play the role of Pi. He is joined by Antony Antunes, who performs as Tiger Hind / Cook / Father Martin, Adwitha Arumugam as Pi Alternate, Bhawna Bhawsar as Lulu Chen/Mrs Biology Kumar, Ralph Birtwell as Mamaji/ Admiral Balbir Singh, Kriss Dosanjh as Father, Sebastian Goffin as Tiger Head, Akash Heer as Tiger Head,  Romina Hytten as Tiger Heart and Hind,  Katie Kennedy-Rose as Tiger Heart and Hind, Aizah Khan as Tiger Heart and Hind, Chand Martinez as Pandit-ji,  Keshini Misha as Rani. Goldy Notay as Amma, Sharita Oomeer as Lulu Chen / Mrs Biology Kumar, Kate Rowsell as Tiger Heart and Hind, Lilian Tsang as Mrs Okamoto/Zaida Khan/Ships Captain, Peter Twose and Tiger Head/Voice of Richard Parker/Cook/Father Martin.

“It will make you believe in theatre. A triumph.” (Sunday Times)

Save £10 (Stalls, Dress Circle & Upper Circle) on Monday 7.30pm. Save £4.50 (Stalls, Upper Circle) on Tuesday to Wednesday 7.30pm & Thursday 2pm & 7.30pm performances.

Under 26s
Save £5 in the Stalls and Upper Circle for Monday to Thursday 7.30pm, Thursday 2pm performances. To purchase these tickets you must be under 26 at the time of purchase. You may be asked to show your ID on doors to confirm your age.

Family Ticket
£140 for 4 tickets (max. 2 adults) for Monday to Thursday performances (exc. Balcony). Please email our Group Sales team or call 0115 989 5555 to book.

Schools of 20+
All tickets £16 with one free teacher per 20 seats booked. Available for Monday 7.30pm and Thursday 2pm performances. Please email our Group Sales team or call 0115 989 5555 to book.

Groups 10+
Save £5 in the Stalls and Upper Circle for Monday to Thursday 7.30pm and Thursday 2pm performance on bookings of 10 or more tickets with 1 free ticket for every 20 seats booked. Please email our Group Sales team or call 0115 989 5555 to book.

No concessions in the Balcony or on Friday 7.30pm & Saturday 2.30pm & 7.30pm performances.

“Everything about this production is amazing.”


“Breath-taking. Roar it out: this is a hit.”


“An extraordinary journey. Unmissable”


“The puppetry is out of this world”


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Monday 15 April

7:30 PM

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Tuesday 16 April

7:30 PM

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Wednesday 17 April

7:30 PM

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Thursday 18 April

2:00 PM

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