NT Live: The Madness of George III

United Kingdom | 2018 | 210 minutes

Opens December 2, 2018

Stage to Screen

The Madness of George III was written by one of Britain's best-loved playwrights Alan Bennett (The History Boys, The Lady in the Van). The cast of this new production includes Olivier Award-winners Mark Gatiss (Sherlock, Wolf Hall, NT Live Coriolanus) in the title role, and Adrian Scarborough (Gavin and Stacey, Upstairs Downstairs).

Vouchers are not accepted for this performance

Showtimes

Sunday, December 2, 2018

Monday, December 3, 2018

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

It's 1786 and King George III is the most powerful man in the world. But his behaviour is becoming increasingly erratic as he succumbs to fits of lunacy. With the King's mind unravelling at a dramatic pace, ambitious politicians and the scheming Prince of Wales threaten to undermine the power of the Crown, and expose the fine line between a King and a man.

  • Principal Cast: Mark Gatiss, Adrian Scarborough
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Year: 2018
  • Running Time: 210 minutes
  • Screenplay: Alan Bennett
  • Rating: PG-13