Branagh Theatre Live: The Entertainer

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Kenneth Branagh stars in THE ENTERTAINER by John Osborne, as part of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company season at the Garrick Theatre.

Set against the backdrop of post-war Britain, John Osborneʼs modern classic conjures the seedy glamour of the old music halls for an explosive examination of public masks and private torment. Rob Ashford directs Kenneth Branagh as the unforgettable Archie Rice in the final production for Plays at the Garrick season.

JOHN HURT WILL NO LONGER BE APPEARING IN THE ENTERTAINER FOLLOWING MEDICAL ADVICE


It is announced today that on the advice of his doctors, John Hurt has had to withdraw from the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company production of John Osborne’s The Entertainer.As soon as we know who will take on his role of of Billy Rice we will let you know.

Director: Rob Ashford

Cast: KENNETH BRANAGH, PHIL DUNSTER, JONAH HAUER-KING, CRISPIN LETTS, SOPHIE McSHERA, GRETA SCACCHI

Run time: 3 hours (TBC)

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