Jack Absolute Flies Again (12A)
Broadcast, National Theatre Live

Date and time
Thu 13th October 2022 at 7:00pm

NT Live, Recorded Live

A rollicking new comedy by Richard Bean (One Man, Two Guvnors) and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night).

Starring: Caroline Quentin, Laurie Davidson, Kelvin Fletcher.
Director: Emily Burns

After an aerial dog fight, Pilot Officer Jack Absolute flies home to win the heart of his old flame, Lydia Languish. Back on British soil, Jack’s advances soon turn to anarchy when the young heiress demands to be loved on her own, very particular, terms.

Emily Burns directs this spectacularly entertaining new version of Sheridan’s The Rivals. Featuring a cast including Caroline Quentin, Laurie Davidson, Natalie Simpson and Kelvin Fletcher.

(2hr 30min)