Written in 1983 when Margaret Thatcher was Prime Minister, and set in 1660, when England's brief experiment with Republicanism ended with the restoration of the monarchy. A raucous treat for the senses - Barker's brutal, poetic, and gruesome Restoration tale of kings Discussion: Theatre and the Establishment
- At various points over the last 100 years theatre has challenged and threatened the establishment, but at others it has cosily represented the epitomeof establishment values. Where does it stand today and how will that relationship continue into the next century?
Cast/Performers Dan Rebellato
, Stephen Wrentmore
Author: Howard Barker