Emily Burns | Writer - Richard Bean
Caroline Quentin, Laurie Davidson
A rollicking new comedy by Richard Bean and Oliver Chris. After an aerial dog fight, Pilot Officer Jack Absolute flies home to win the heart of his old flame, Lydia Languish. Back on British soil, Jack’s advances soon turn to anarchy when the young heiress demands to be loved on her own, very particular, terms.
Emily Burns directs this spectacularly entertaining new version of Sheridan’s The Rivals. Featuring a cast including Caroline Quentin, Laurie Davidson, Natalie Simpson and Kelvin Fletcher.
One of the funniest productions in the National’s history The Guardian on One Man, Two Guvnors
Please Note This is a cinema event, recorded live at the National Theatre