FLIGHT PATH

Sold out

'Don't you feel quite… privileged? To be here now. To be young,

and here and alive. Not many people can say that.
'

Jonathan's a bright boy with a great future and people expect things of him. Especially now that his Dad's walked out, Mum's got her career and Danny needs looking after. Danny, his brother with Down's syndrome and a love of creative swearing. But his best friend needs him too. They're partners in crime and, anyway, it's hard work burgling houses all on your own.

A lot can happen in a year. Especially when it's the most important year of your life.

David Watson is 22. His first play, JUST A BLOKE, was staged as part of the Royal Court Young Writers' Festival when he was 17.

This is a past event
Sound Designer
Direction
Lighting
Designer

Cast

Cary Crankson

Actor

Will Knightly
Ashley Madekwe
Mossie Smith
Scott Swadkins

@bushtheatre

This play last night was ah ma zing https://t.co/hEweaMMm6g
Camilla (Anvar) Makhmudi
@camilla_anvar
10 Dec
Go and see I Wanna Be Yours @bushtheatre Brilliant production, superb writing, spot on acting
Tom Lowe
@realTomLowe
09 Dec
@LynetteLinton @bushtheatre Loved The Arrival! Such a light touch matched with such a deep subject matter.
Kate Copeland
@TheKateCopeland
09 Dec
Woooww. We have #thearrival and #Iwannabeyours playing together @bushtheatre. How lucky are we?! Such wonderful wor… https://t.co/Zf8rSYjVHy
Lynette Linton
@LynetteLinton
09 Dec
Deeply moving, beautifully written debut play from the hugely talented #bijanshebani #thearrival @bushtheatre Exqui… https://t.co/jfJzTVCpDm
Claire Lichie
@ClaireLichie
06 Dec

Bush Green

Conversations, dispatches and ideas from the Bush Theatre.

Go to BushGreen
Lauren Clancy: “What can our next government do for the arts?”

In two days’ time the country will head to the polls to decide who our next government will be. While this will be a pivotal moment for the nation in many ways, at the Bush we are keenly aware of the shared responsibility of the sector to ensure arts and culture sit firm on our…

Bijan Sheibani: Drama is a means of finding our truer selves

I have been asked in the past whether male vulnerability is a running theme in my work.  Barber Shop Chronicles and The Brothers Size, two plays I recently directed, and my play The Arrival, all look at the way men open themselves up to one another and the difficulties men have in doing that. They also explore to varying degrees…

Essential facts about Bijan Sheibani

This autumn we’re preparing for the World Premiere of The Arrival which sees Award-Winning director Bijan Sheibani make his debut as a playwright. As we prepare to open this gripping family drama about two brothers meeting for the first time, we wanted give you some essential facts about the mastermind behind this show. Bijan is…