Goodnight Mr Tom is one of the most uplifting stories ever written. Michelle Magorian’s plot is brought gloriously to light by David Wood in this stage adaptation. Set during the dark and dangerous days in the build-up to the second world war Goodnight Mr Tom follows young William Beech who is evacuated from inner London from a life of squalor and abuse to the idyllic English countryside where he builds a remarkable and moving friendship with the recluse Tom Oakley. All seems perfect until William is summoned by his mother back to London with devastating consequences…. Goodnight Mr Tom is a tale of 2 broken souls at different ends of life that celebrates the power of love and proves that friendship knows no barriers.