Sucker Punch Theatre Break

Sucker Punch

We do not curently have theatre breaks available for Sucker Punch. This could be because we have simply sold out or it could be that this show is no longer running. The information on this page remains purely for historical and informational purposes.

1981, South London. Thatcher’s Britain.


Jab. Double jab, cross. Jab, hook to body.


Leon and Troy are best mates trying to figure out their place in the world amid mounting unemployment and simmering racial tensions. After finding solace in Charlie’s gym, they start forging their path into the ruthless world of professional boxing.


Roy Williams’ bruising play examines what it was like to be a young black man in 1980s Britain and asks, how can you fight a system that’s desperate to see you fail?

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