About the Show/Event
Information for Jack Absolute Flies Again at Olivier (National Theatre), West End (Play). Love is in the air. July 1940. After an aerial dog fight, Pilot Officer Jack Absolute flies home to rejoin his intrepid young Hurricane squadron at RAF Fontwell (formerly Malaprop Hall, East Sussex). Back on British soil, Jack is shocked to find his old flame, Lydia, on the base. Setting his sights on winning her heart, Jack's advances turn to anarchy when the young heiress demands to be loved on her own terms.
Performers James Corrigan, Laurie Davidson, Richard Fleeshman, Jordan Metcalfe, Caroline Quentin, Natalie Simpson, Helena Wilson.
Author Richard Bean. Author Oliver Chris. Producer National Theatre. Director Thea Sharrock. Design Mark Thompson. Costume Mark Thompson. Lighting Bruno Poet. Music Adrian Johnston. Sound Paul Arditti. Design Jeff Sugg (video).