The History Boys archiveA comic drama about adolescent schoolboys. A group of bright, funny sixth-form boys in pursuit of sex, sport and a place at university. A maverick English teacher at odds with the young and shrewd supply teacher. A headmaster obsessed with results, and a history teacher who thinks he's a fool. Running time 3 hrs


Frances de la Tour (Mrs Lintott), Samuel Barnett (Posner), Richard Griffiths (Hector), Dominic Cooper (Dakin), James Corden (Timms), Samuel Anderson (Crowther), Tom Attwood (Boy), Andrew Knott (Lockwood), Jamie Parker (Scripps), Russell Tovey (Rudge), Rudi Dharmalingam, Sacha Dhawan, Colin Haigh, Clive Merrison, Joseph Attenborough, Pamela Merrick


Author: Alan Bennett
Corporate Sponsor: KPMG
Producer: National Theatre
Director(s): Nicholas Hytner, Ben Taylor (video)
Design: Bob Crowley
Lighting: Mark Henderson
Sound: Colin Pink
Music: Richard Sisson
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The History Boys

The History Boys (Play) production archive for QTIX code T1223699477. Details of all The History Boys archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S1744264420

Archive Listings

8 May 04
26 Apr 05
Lyttelton (National Theatre)
West End
Greater London

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