Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

NT LIVE: Young Marx

Thu, 7th December, 2017 @ 19:00pm - 21:45pm

£7 – £11

for Young Marx


Live Via Satellite from the Bridge Theatre

★★★★ “A seriously clever comedy. Riotous fun.” The Times

★★★★”Rory Kinnear is on glorious form”. Independent

1850, and Europe’s most feared terrorist is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke, restless and horny, the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary is a frothing combination of intellectual brilliance, invective, satiric wit, and child-like emotional illiteracy.

★★★★”High Marx.” Evening Standard

Creditors, spies, rival revolutionary factions and prospective seducers of his beautiful wife all circle like vultures. His writing blocked, his marriage dying, his friend Engels in despair at his wasted genius, his only hope is a job on the railway. But there’s still no one in the capital who can show you a better night on the piss than Karl Heinrich Marx.

Rory Kinnear plays Marx and Oliver Chris, Engels. The production reunites the creative team behind Richard Bean’s smash hit One Man, Two Guvnors, with direction by Nicholas Hytner, design by Mark Thompson, music by Grant Olding, sound by Paul Arditti and lighting by Mark Henderson.

Young Marx will be broadcast by National Theatre Live on 7 December.



Thu, 7th December, 2017
19:00pm - 21:45pm
£7 – £11
Event Category:


SpArC Theatre
01588 630321 / 638038


Liz Still