Skip to main content

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s South Pacific

A Chichester Festival Theatre Production

Play Trailer
Get Tickets
Prices from: £15.00
South Pacific

Music by Richard Rodgers
Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener

Chichester Festival Theatre’s critically acclaimed, landmark production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s South Pacific transfers to Sadler’s Wells this summer for a strictly limited season.

This powerful love story, set on a South Pacific island during World War ll, is brought thrillingly to life in an epic new five-star production directed by Chichester Festival Theatre’s Artistic Director Daniel Evans (Me and My Girl and Fiddler on the Roof). A sensational cast of over thirty is led by the leads from the Chichester Festival Theatre production, including Julian Ovenden, Gina Beck, Rob Houchen, Joanna Ampil and Sera Maehara. With designs by Peter McKintosh and choreography by Ann Yee, this ravishing musical is set to be the must-see theatrical event of the year.

Featuring a full orchestra, South Pacific boasts one of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s most memorable scores, this much-loved Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical features songs such as Some Enchanted Evening, I’m Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair and Bali Ha’i.

Image description: A man and a woman, both light-skinned, are seen from the shoulders up in a passionate embrace. Their faces are partially concealed as they share a kiss. The man, on the right side, wears a button down, khaki shirt, has short hair and a closely clipped beard. His hand can be seen grasping the woman’s shoulder. The woman, on the left side, wears a beige, button down shirt. Her hair is neatly curled with some of the curls pinned away from her face. Her arm crosses the man and her hand cradles the back of his head. Behind them is a golden sunset and palm trees. There are three small propeller planes shown flying into the distance up in the sky.

Chichester Festival Theatre logo

Nearest Tube is
Angel
Captioned Performances For advice on where to sit in order to view the captions please contact our Ticket Office at tickets@sadlerswells.com or by calling 020 7863 8000.
BSL interpreted Performances Our BSL performances are interpreted by a BSL signer. They use sign language to communicate what is sung and/or spoken by artists on stage.

Play trailer

What people are saying

Succumb to the siren call from this shimmering island paradise of a musical.★★★★★ THE TELEGRAPH

Musically, dramatically and visually sumptuous★★★★★ THE STAGE

Ann Yee’s choreography masterfully combines the ethereal and the gritty.★★★★★ THE STAGE

Lush orchestrations and magnificent vocals★★★★ THE REVIEWS HUB

A revelation★★★★ THE EVENING STANDARD

Incredible performancesCITY A.M.

You might also like

Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty - New Adventures
Sleeping Beauty

Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty

Sadler's Wells Theatre
Get Tickets
The Snowman
In a snowy landscape with tall pine trees leaning in from the sides, winter figures dance in pairs – in the centre a tall snowman wraps fluffy arms around the shoulders of a young girl in white tulle as she points a foot in a ballet slipper. Around them, other pairs are in the same pose – including snowmen, penguins, and Father Christmas.

The Snowman

Peacock Theatre
Get Tickets
German Cornejo's Tango After Dark
A man in black dinner suit holds a woman in close embrace from behind. She wears a black and gold halterneck dress cut away to reveal the curve of her breast and black satin gloves, with dramatic make up and a line of jewels across her brow.

German Cornejo's Tango After Dark

Peacock Theatre
Get Tickets

Performances

From: £15.00
Get Tickets
40% Availability
Fair Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
60% Availability
Fair Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
60% Availability
Fair Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
60% Availability
Fair Availability
From: £15.00
Captioned For advice on where to sit in order to view the captions please contact our Ticket Office at tickets@sadlerswells.com or by calling 020 7863 8000.
Get Tickets
60% Availability
Fair Availability
From: £15.00
Captioned For advice on where to sit in order to view the captions please contact our Ticket Office at tickets@sadlerswells.com or by calling 020 7863 8000.
Get Tickets
60% Availability
Good Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
60% Availability
Fair Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
60% Availability
Fair Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
40% Availability
Fair Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
80% Availability
Good Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
60% Availability
Fair Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
80% Availability
Good Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
60% Availability
Fair Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
80% Availability
Good Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
60% Availability
Good Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
60% Availability
Fair Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
40% Availability
Fair Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
80% Availability
Good Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
80% Availability
Good Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
80% Availability
Good Availability
From: £15.00
BSL interpreted Our BSL performances are interpreted by a BSL signer. They use sign language to communicate what is sung and/or spoken by artists on stage.
Get Tickets
80% Availability
Good Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
80% Availability
Good Availability
From: £15.00
Get Tickets
60% Availability
Fair Availability