With a talented cast featuring Tony Marshall, Geoff Aymer, Will Johnson, Leanne Henlon, and Leemore Marrett Jr, The Old Vic will stage the thought provoking play, Jitney for a limited season from June 9th until July 9th 2022.
Taking their customers to the places that regular taxi's won't go in the Pittsburgh Hill District, Jim Becker and his unlicensed drivers go about their business both healing old wounds and creating new ones as they pass the time between pick-ups in a condemned taxi rank.
‘'It don’t always turn out like you think it is. You don’t always have the kind of life that you dream about. You know what I mean?’'
Directed by Tinuke Craig and following an acclaimed season at the Leeds Playhouse, August Wilson’s groundbreaking modern classic delves into the fragile bond that exists between eight men as they live, love and work in a racially segregated area in post-Vietnam America.
Seating PlanThe Old Vic Seating Plan
Address103 The Cut, London, SE1 8NB
Waterloo & City, Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee
Directions from nearest tube
(7mins) Take Mepham Street (100 metres) down to Waterloo Road. Turn right on Waterloo Road, but keep left as the theatre is 100 metres further along on the opposite corner.
(Waterloo Road) 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176, 188, 521, X68; (Mepham Street) 211, 243, 507
Night Bus Numbers
(Waterloo Road) 139, 176, 188, N1, N68, N171; (Mepham Street) 243
Waterloo Station (4mins)
Within Congestion Zone