It’s 1958. Beatie Bryant has been to London and fallen in love with Ronnie, a young socialist. As she anxiously awaits his arrival to meet her family at their Norfolk cottage, her head is swimming with new ideas. Ideas of a bolder, freer world which promises to clash with their rural way of life.

Roots at The Donmar Warehouse is a revival of Arnold Wesker’s play about self discovery in rural postwar Britain, directed by James Macdonald and with video projection design by Dick Straker