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Thankfully, you don’t have to be a football fan or even remotely interested in the game to... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
London, United Kingdom
Great show

Brilliant show, very funny , it is a shame that it closed in the west end , just hope it tours as... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2016
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13 Jun 2017
12 Nov 2016
“Great show ”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Thankfully, you don’t have to be a football fan or even remotely interested in the game to appreciate this production. Neither do you have to have seen the film. Jess, a Beckham-crazy young, female footballer from an Indian family faces many protests from her family...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Brilliant show, very funny , it is a shame that it closed in the west end , just hope it tours as I'd go again.

Thank Janet276
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I actually saw it twice in 5 weeks and the second viewing was more enjoyable because of my anticipation of the next entertaining moment. Although avoid the £15 day seats because the stage is raised, especially in the fantastically designed Phoenix Theatre where even from...More

Thank 1986theatretraveller
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This production was absolutely wonderful, worth every penny! It was a great laugh...would deffo recommend.

Thank nadia08_z
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This was a great show full of energy and great songs. I didn't want it to end. It was a real unique tribute to the Indian community and distinct from the movie

Thank Fi0na2015
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Truth to be told, I was not that enthusiastic about this play. I was not interested in football or teenage romance. However, the play was less about football or teenage romance and more about the portrayal of South Asian community in London. Very thought provoking,...More

Thank Rodri T
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The show serves up the vibrancy one would expect but could have done with more editing. The script carefully addresses current political, religious and social issues, putting football lower down on the list. It would have been nice to see more innovative ways to capture...More

Thank jju_8
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Went in with two teens and two Americans who really didn't know anything about Southall Asian culture and the nuances of life in London for an indian. Came out with such a 'feel good' factor.Worked for all of us! Would even recommend it to people...More

Thank kalpster2015
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

A great night out! A fun and enjoyable musical which will make you laugh. Portrays the film very well with top class acting!

Thank Luke H
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Went to see this with the family and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. Brilliant song and dance numbers throughout and great performances from all involved. Well worth seeing for a nice cheerful evening out.

Thank EmmaW1991
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14 November 2015|
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Response from therese868 | Reviewed this property |
You can buy them direct from the box office, or many ticket stalls scattered about in the west end (sometimes you do get a good deal) or try the many websites that are on the internet.
1 August 2015|
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Response from alexiax26 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, They are only booking till 24th October. I saw it in July and it was an amazing show! I booked to go see the last date. Hope you enjoy!!