Sunday, November 17, 2019
national theatre encore broadcast | mainstage theatre
Running time: 3 hr 30 minutes
It’s 1786 and King George III is the most powerful man in the world. But, his behaviour is becoming increasingly erratic as he succumbs to fits of lunacy. With the King’s mind unravelling at a dramatic pace, ambitious politicians and the scheming Prince of Wales threaten to undermine the power of the Crown, and expose the fine line between a King and a man.
From Nottingham Playhouse, this multi-award-winning drama by one of Britain’s best-loved playwrights, Alan Bennett, includes Olivier Award-winners Mark Gatiss and Adrian Scarborough.
Mark Gatiss photo by Creative by Wren
“Mark Gatiss and Adrian Scarborough are electric” – The Guardian
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