Tickets went on sale today for the West End transfer of the Almeida Theatre’s hit King Charles III.
The Almeida acclaimed production goes into the Wyndham’s Theatre for a limited season, previewing from September 2.
Tim Pigott-Smith will once again play Charles. The cast also includes Richard Goulding, Nyasha Hatendi, Adam James, Margot Leicester, Tom Robertson, Nicholas Rowe, Tafline Steen and Lydia Wilson. Further casting is to be announced.
The Queen is dead: after a lifetime of waiting, the prince ascends the throne. A future of power. But how to rule?
Mike Bartlett’s controversial play explores the people underneath the crowns, the unwritten rules of our democracy, and the conscience of Britain’s most famous family.
The production is playing to sell-out crowds at the Almeida Theatre until Saturday and has received international critical acclaim.
Directed by the Almeida Theatre’s artistic director Rupert Goold, King Charles III is designed by Tom Scutt, music composed by Jocelyn Pook, with lighting by Jon Clark and sound by Paul Arditti.
King Charles III is produced in the West End by Sonia Friedman Productions, Stuart Thompson Productions and the Almeida Theatre.
Tickets for King Charles III at the Wyndham’s Theatre are on sale exclusively through the Almeida box office from today and on general sale on June 6.
Here is a taster below of what to expect.