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Event details

Based on the best-selling book by Yann Martel, the five-star hit show comes to Mayflower Theatre.

Winner of five Olivier Awards, including Best New Play! After conquering the West End and Broadway, the ★★★★★ ‘theatrical phenomenon’ (Telegraph) embarks on its biggest adventure yet.

Jaw-dropping visuals and world-class puppetry combine in a unique and ‘breath-taking’ (The Times) theatrical event that is ‘a wonder to behold’ (Daily Mail).

After an epic storm in the Pacific Ocean, Pi is stranded on a lifeboat with four other survivors – a hyena, a zebra, an orangutan, and a Royal Bengal tiger.

Based on the global phenomenon and winner of the Man Booker Prize, selling over fifteen million copies worldwide, Life Of Pi is the hugely popular story of an epic journey of endurance and hope. Don’t miss the West End and Broadway spectacle on its first ever UK tour. 

Winner of five Olivier Awards, including Best Play, see the West End spectacle on its first ever UK tour. ‘It will make you believe in the power of theatre. 

★★★★★ Everything about this production is amazing.’ Sunday Times

★★★★★ ‘Breath-taking. Roar it out: this is a hit.’ The Observer

Running Time

Approx. 2 hrs 10 mins including an interval

Age Advice

Recommended age 10+

Under 2s are not admitted


Contains haze effects and strobe lighting

This event takes place at

Mayflower Theatre

Commercial Road, Southampton, SO15 1GE 

Street level access to our foyer & Box Office is through the main entrance on Commercial Road.

Looking out at the empty red Mayflower Theatre auditorium with the house lights up

Further information


Executive and Executive Plus Memberships  £6 off top two prices at all performances or 20% off two tickets on Tue 14 May

Groups (10+) £5 off*
Groups (20+) £6 off plus one free ticket with every 20 purchased*

School & Young People’s Groups (10+) Tickets £19.50 on Tue – Thu performances only, plus one free supervisor with every 10 paid (minimum of 10 children per booking required)**

*Not available online – please call 02380 711811
**Not available online – please email


Post-show talk

Tuesday 14 May 2024
If you’d like to join us for the free post-show talk, select the add-on after you have chosen your seats.

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