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August in England

By Lenny Henry

Year staged: 2023

Opening night: 28/04/2023

Staged in: The Bush Theatre

Cast Size: 1


Charming, flawed, and with the gift of the gab, we all know a man like August Henderson. So, when faced with deportation to a country he has no memory of, he isn’t prepared to go quietly. Listen up, he is ready to tell his own story.

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August in England

Publisher: Faber & Faber

Year published: 2023

Original Cast

Lenny Henry


Production Team

Hazel Holder

Dialect Coach

Shelley Maxwell

Movement Director

Jai Morjaria

Lighting Designer

Lynette Linton


Daniel Bailey


Duramaney Kamara

Sound Designer

Gino Ricardo Green

Projection Designer

Deirdre O'Halloran


Natalie Pryce

Set and Costume Designer

Amelia Gentleman

Windrush Consultant

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