Present Laughter (Cert TBC) – National Theatre Live

Director: Matthew Warchus
Writer: Noël Coward
Cast: Andrew Scott
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK
Year: 2019

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About this event

Matthew Warchus directs Andrew Scott (BBC’s Sherlock, Fleabag) in Noël Coward’s provocative comedy Present Laughter.

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 in front of an audience from The Old Vic in London, Present Laughter is a giddy and surprisingly modern reflection on fame, desire and loneliness.

Priority booking opens to Watermans Friends Members on Tuesday 11 June and then to the general public on Tuesday 18 June.

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Please note Watermans Friends Members CAN NOT use their two free tickets for this event.

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