The Beautiful Game

The Beautiful Game

One of biggest stars in world football suddenly announces their retirement from the game, at the age of twenty-five!

As everybody comes to terms with the shock decision, the football world and the media look for answers as to why this has happened, and begin to discover how damaging it could be not only to the player, but to the game itself...

Length of play approx. 90 minutes plus stoppage time

Theatre Company Reviews:

What reviewers have said about Kevin Lee’s previous work:

A triumph of the dialogue that it doesn’t cast judgement, it simply listens – Everything theatre

This new play should be applauded for not following what seems to be a pervasive trend in contemporary theatre – londontheatre1

An authentic and heartfelt drama about friendship, love, and war from one of London’s most talented young writers – Everything theatre

A production that is rich in both comedy and drama – remotegoat

A play that everyone must see! – The upcoming

Kevin Lee has undoubtedly created a brilliant piece here – upper –circle

An insightful, realistic depiction of young relationships in our millennial age, allowing us as the audience to reflect and relate – Everything theatre

Both comedy and startling accuracy came through right from the opening scene and the laugh out loud moments continued throughout – upper-circle

★★★★ – Remotegoat         ★★★★ – Upper circle

★★★★★ – Everything theatre    ★★★★ – The Upcoming

                  ★★★★ – South London Press

Production Details

Run Time:

  • One Act: 90 mins

Age Restrictions:

  • 12



  • Tue 28th Aug 2018 - 7:30 pm

  • Wed 29th Aug 2018 - 7:30 pm

  • Thu 30th Aug 2018 - 7:30 pm

  • Fri 31st Aug 2018 - 7:30 pm

  • Sat 1st Sep 2018 - 3:00 pm

  • Sat 1st Sep 2018 - 7:30 pm

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