Brecht and Weill’s raucous opera in a darkly comic new take starring Rory Kinnear as Macheath.
Age 16+ Violence, strong language and sexual content.
The National Theatre presents an encore screening of The Threepenny Opera.
Mack the Knife is back in town in a darkly comic new take on the National Theatre’s production of Brecht and Weill’s raucous musical.
London scrubs up for the coronation. The thieves are on the make, the whores on the pull, the police cutting deals to keep it all out of sight. Mr and Mrs Peachum are looking forward to a bumper day in the beggary business, but their daughter didn’t come home last night and it’s all about to kick off…
With Olivier Award-winner Rory Kinnear as Macheath, alongside Rosalie Craig as Polly Peachum and Haydn Gwynne as Mrs Peachum. This bold, anarchic production is adapted by Simon Stephens (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time), and directed by Rufus Norris (Everyman, London Road).
Age: 16 + (Contains scenes of a sexual nature, violence and filthy language)
“Perfect timing for Michael Frayn’s seriously thrilling play” THE TIMES