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NT Live: Present Laughter

NT Live: Present Laughter

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  • SO Sold Out
  • SUB Subtitled
  • FT Found in Translation
  • SNS Saturday Night Sides
  • ACM Aldeburgh Classic Movies

Details

  • Runtime: 180 minutes
  • Director: Matthew Warchus
  • Cast: Andrew Scott
  • Country: UK
  • Year: 2019
  • Rating: (PG)
  • NT Live

NT Live: Present Laughter

Present Laughter

by Noël Coward

 

The multi award-winning production of Noël Coward’s provocative comedy featuring Andrew Scott (Vanya, Fleabag) returns to the big screen.


As he prepares to embark on an overseas tour, star actor Garry Essendine’s colourful life is in danger of spiralling out of control. Engulfed by an escalating identity crisis as his many and various relationships compete for his attention, Garry’s few remaining days at home are a chaotic whirlwind of love, sex, panic and soul-searching.


Filmed live from The Old Vic in London during a sold out run in 2019, Matthew Warchus (Matilda The Musical) directs this giddy and surprisingly modern reflection on fame, desire and loneliness.


  • Runtime: 180 minutes
  • Director: Matthew Warchus
  • Cast: Andrew Scott
  • Country: UK
  • Year: 2019
  • Rating: (PG)
  • NT Live

Times

Event Key:

  • SO Sold Out
  • SUB Subtitled
  • FT Found in Translation
  • SNS Saturday Night Sides
  • ACM Aldeburgh Classic Movies