NT Live Encore: Jack Absolute Flies Again

Screening Dates:
Thu 6 October 7:00pm
Thu 20 October 8:00pm

Director: Emily Burns
Starring: Caroline Quentin, Laurie Davidson, Natalie Simpson and Kelvin Fletcher

A rollicking new comedy by Richard Bean (One Man, Two Guvnors) and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night).

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 QuentinLaurie DavidsonNatalie Simpson and Kelvin Fletcher.

ONE OF THE FUNNIEST PRODUCTIONS IN THE NATIONAL’S HISTORY” The Guardian on One Man, Two Guvnors