Kelly heads the cast of To Sir, With Love

Matthew Kelly as Florian   Ansu Kabia as Ricky in To Sir With Love
Matthew Kelly as Florian Ansu Kabia as Ricky in To Sir With Love
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The world premiere stage production of To Sir, With Love completes its run at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal this weekend.

Touring Consortium Theatre Company and the Royal Derngate, Northampton, are presenting this brand new production, starring Matthew Kelly. It has been adapted by acclaimed author Ayub Khan Din, (writer of East is East) and directed by Mark Babych and it runs at the theatre until Saturday, October 19.

Based on E R Braithwaite’s autobiography, To Sir, With Love is the story of Ricky Braithwaite, an ex-RAF fighter pilot and Cambridge graduate who arrives in London in 1948.

Despite his first class degree in electronic engineering, he is turned down for job after job in his chosen profession and discovers the reality of life as a black man in post-war England.

Tickets to see To Sir, With Love at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal, cost £14-£27.50, plus concessions. The tickets are available on 0115 9895555.