02 Sep 2014 - 31 Jan 2015

King Charles III

A future history play by Mike Bartlett

Directed By Rupert Goold

£17.50 - £57.50

production information

Following a sold-out run at the Almeida, Mike Bartlett’s critically acclaimed new future history play King Charles III has now extended its run at Wyndham’s Theatre until January 2015.

The Queen is dead: after a lifetime of waiting, the prince ascends the throne. A future of power. But how to rule?

Directed by Almeida Artistic Director Rupert Goold, this ‘bracingly provocative and outrageously entertaining new play’ (The Independent) explores the people underneath the crowns, the unwritten rules of our democracy, and the conscience of Britain's most famous family.

Dates & Tickets

This information is for King Charles III at the Wyndham's Theatre in London's West End.

Monday to Saturday Evenings 7.30pm
Wednesday & Saturday Matinees 2.30pm

Wyndham's Theatre
Charing Cross Road
London WC2H 0DA

For the Almeida: American Psycho: A new musical thriller.

Theatre includes: Joking Apart (Nottingham Playhouse / Salisbury Playhouse); A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Ragtime (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre); 13 (National Theatre); Company (Southwark Playhouse); John and Jen (Landor Theatre); Is Everyone OK? (Navokov); Friday 4pm (Arcola Theatre); Time Warp; Return to the Forbidden Planet; Counted? (UK Tour); The Great British Country Fete (Bush Theatre); Skin Tight (Riverside Studios); Mamma Mia! (West End / International Tour); Some Girls Are Bigger Than Others (Lyric Hammersmith).

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★★★★★ Attendance is compulsory...a royally entertaining drama for our time.

Daily Telegraph

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★★★★★ Theatrical dynamite

Time Out

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★★★★★ Mike Bartlett's extraordinary play. Just wonderful...true heir of greatness.

Daily Express

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★★★★★ This is the play of the year no doubt. Full deserving of its must-see status.

Whatsonstage

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★★★★ Tim Pigott-Smith gives the performance of his career.

The Guardian

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★★★★ This is undoubtedly one of the most stimulating plays of the year.

Evening Standard

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Additional information

The running time is approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes including an interval.

Cast & Creatives

Katie Brayben
Oliver Chris
Richard Goulding
Nyasha Hatendi
Adam James
Margot Leicester
Tim Pigott-Smith
Tom Robertson
Nicholas Rowe
Nick Sampson
Tafline Steen
Lydia Wilson

Writer Mike Bartlett
Director Rupert Goold
Design Tom Scutt
Composer Jocelyn Pook
Lighting Jon Clark
Sound Paul Arditti
Casting Joyce Nettles
Movement Director Anna Morrissey
Resident Assistant Director Whitney Mosery

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