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National Theatre Live - Nye

Wednesday, 3rd July 2024 - 19.30

Crail Community Hall

A new play by Tim Price, directed by Rufus Norris.

Michael Sheen plays Nye Bevan in a surreal and spectacular journey through the life and legacy of the man who transformed Britain’s welfare state and created the NHS.

Confronted with death, Aneurin ‘Nye’ Bevan’s deepest memories lead him on a mind-bending journey back through his life; from childhood to mining underground, Parliament and fights with Churchill.

★★★★★ iNews - ‘A taut and fluid triumph’

★★★★ Daily Express

★★★★ Financial Times - ‘A mighty, moving piece of theatre’

★★★★ Broadway World - ‘Michael Sheen is a blazing presence’

★★★★ Telegraph - ‘A valiant and valuable affirmation of the NHS’

★★★★ Mail on Sunday

‘Michael Sheen is remarkable’ - New Statesman

‘Vividly directed by Rufus Norris’ - Times

Suitability and guidance

Please note: This production takes place in a hospital setting and includes references to medical conditions and procedures throughout. It contains the use of strong language.


Photo Credit - Johan Persson


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