NT Live: JACK ABSOLUTE FLIES AGAIN12A

NT Live: JACK ABSOLUTE FLIES AGAIN

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  • Thu 23 Jul
  • 120 minutes
  • Director: Thea Sharrock
  • Writer: Richard Bean and Oliver Chris
  • Cast: With Caroline Quentin, Richard Fleeshman, James Fleet.

Synopsis

JACK ABSOLUTE FLIES AGAIN (12A)

by Richard Bean and Oliver Chris

Directed by Thea Sharrock.

With Caroline Quentin, Richard Fleeshman, James Fleet.


Co-written by the author of the international success ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS and based on Sheridan’s classic 1775 play The Rivals, JACK ABSOLUTE FLIES AGAIN is a riotous new comedy set in wartime 1940's Britain.

After an aerial dog fight, fearless young Pilot Officer Jack Absolute flies home to rejoin his Hurricane squadron at RAF Fontwell (formerly Malaprop Hall) Once back on British soil, Jack is shocked to find his old flame, Lydia, on the base. He sets his sights on winning her heart, but with turbulence and hilarity never far away, his advances quickly turn to anarchy.


JACK ABSOLUTE FLIES AGAIN will be broadcast live from the National Theatre.