1 hr 20 mins with no interval
Until 22 July 2023
Suitable for 14+

Why watch Song From Far Away?

  • Experience Song From Far Away with multiple award-winning British artist Will Young for the first time in a decade at the Hampstead Theatre this summer for a limited run.
  • This compelling and intense production, which tackles themes of loss, grief, and redemption is guaranteed to stand out as one of the best of the year.
  • What are you waiting for? Get your hands on some Song From Far Away tickets now and witness this moving play with your loved ones!

Song From Far Away tickets are now available for purchase! The production is being shown at the Hampstead Theatre in London from the 28th of June till the 22nd of July. Grab your Song From Far Away tickets now to avoid missing out on this wonderful show. The renowned playwright of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Simon Stephens, makes an unforgettable return to Hampstead Theatre. Olivier Award winner Mark Eitzel is a co-writer with Stephens. Kirk Jameson, a celebrated director from Manchester will be making his Hampstead Theatre debut. Thomas Hopkins and Guy Chapman co-produce the play together with HOME, one of Manchester's premier arts venues. Will Young is a multi-award-winning and best musician and performer, this is his first live theatre performance in ten years.


Song From Far Away is an unforgettable tale that serves as a heartfelt letter to individuals who have been abandoned. It is a tribute to family and relationships. Willem gets a phone call telling him it is time to head home on a cold winter day in New York. Home to Amsterdam, forgotten connections, and estranged relatives. He finds himself reaching out to the sibling he lost as he mulls over his life and struggles to face the future. Book your Song From Far Away tickets right away to watch this poignant performance.

Show timings

  • Wed, Thu & Fri at 2:30 PM & 7:30 PM
  • Mon at 7:30 PM
  • Show timings for Sing From Far Away are subject to change every week/month. You can check the show timings for your preferred date at the next stage of booking.

Cast & crew

  • Leading Role: Will Young
  • Playwright: Simon Stephens
  • Director: Kirk Jameson

Note: Producers can not guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and holidays.

Age & content guide

  • This show is recommended for ages 14+.
  • Please keep in mind that London theatres do not have an age classification organization. This means that all age recommendations are subjective. Please use your judgment while purchasing tickets for any show.

Hampstead TheatreRead more

The Hampstead Theatre is a theatre in South Hampstead, Camden, London. Previously known as, The Hampstead Theatre Club, it was founded in 1959 in Moreland Hall, a parish church school hall in Holly Bush Vale, Hampstead Village initially. It specializes in commissioning and producing new writing, along with supporting and developing the work of new writers.

Seating Capacity: 405

Getting there

Address: Eton Ave, London NW3 3EU, United Kingdom

Tube: Swiss Cottage Station, Jubilee Line Exit 2: 1-minute walk and Finchley Road Station, Jubilee Line & Metropolitan Line: 10-minute walk

Bus: C11, 13, 31, 46, 113, 187, 268

Facilities & accessibility

Available Facilities: Bar, Cafe, and Toilets

Accessibility: Accessible toilets and wheelchair spaces

Additional information

Security: Please be aware that for your comfort and security all audience members will be subject to security checks upon arrival at the Hampstead Theatre.

Dress Code: Smart and casual wear or semi-formals are recommended. Keep in mind, that most London theatres are air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.

Outside Food: Most theatres do not allow outside food inside the theatres but most of them also have a café or restaurant inside the premises or nearby.

Tickets redemption

  • E-tickets will be provided when you check in online.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with your Song From Far Away voucher instantly.
  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID. A physical printout is not necessary.

Cancellation & refunds

  • Tickets cannot be refunded, amended, or rescheduled.

Frequently asked questions about Song From Far Away

How do I buy Song From Far Away tickets at West End?

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How much do the Song From Far Away tickets cost?

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How can I buy cheap or discounted Song From Far Away tickets on West End?

The best way to buy cheap or discounted Song From Far Away tickets is to book them online as you will often come across attractive discounts. Book your Song From Far Away tickets in advance as they tend to get more expensive closer to the show date.

How can I buy last-minute Song From Far Away tickets?

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Is there a possibility that I will get partial view seating if I purchase discounted Song From Far Away tickets?

Booking Song From Far Away tickets online will give you the opportunity to select your specific seats, thus, ensuring you do not get stuck with partial view seating. But if you try your luck with lottery tickets, or purchase day seats, your seats will be allocated at the discretion of the Box Office, which can potentially mean partial view seating or split seats.

What is the opening date for Song From Far Away?

Song From Far Away opens on 28 June 2023 at Hampstead Theatre.

What age is Song From Far Away appropriate for?

Song From Far Away is suitable for ages 14 and above.

Where is Song From Far Away playing in London?

Song From Far Away is playing at Hampstead Theatre in London and opens on 28 June 2023.

How long does Song From Far Away run for?

The running time of Song From Far Away is 1 hour 20 minutes with no intervals.

What is Song From Far Away about?

Song From Far Away is a theatre production about love, loss, sadness, and above all, family.

Who are the main stars of Song From Far Away?

The main star of Song From Far Away is Will Young.

What is the dress code while attending Song From Far Away?

There is no specific dress code at West End. However, it is prudent to dress in semi-formals or smart casuals and something comfortable. Carry a light sweater or a jacket as the theatre can get a bit chilly.

Is outside food allowed while attending Song From Far Away?

No, outside food is not allowed while attending Song From Far Away. Most theatres do have a cafeteria or bar inside the premises where you can get snacks and drinks.

What are the facilities available at Hampstead Theatre?

Hampstead Theatre has multiple facilities including a bar, gift shop, and toilets available for the audiences during Song From Far Away.

Can I take pictures or videos of Song From Far Away inside the theatre?

Photography, videography, and sound recording are prohibited inside the theatre. Some theatres do have a souvenir shop from where you can purchase pictures of stills of the show.