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VenueLyttelton (National Theatre)
Other spaces: Lyttelton Loft
TownWest End
CountyGreater London
From23rd September 2005
To28th September 2005
When19:30. Sep 28 Mat 14:15
PricesFrom £10.00. To £36.00.
What is currently on at Lyttelton (National Theatre) (V374)

The History Boys

The History BoysT462402173
A 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.
Author Alan Bennett

Archive :: production:T462402173, play:S1744264420, venue:V374

Production details


Corporate Sponsor KPMG
Producer National Theatre
Director Simon Cox (based on the original production directed by [Nicholas Hytner])
Design Bob Crowley
Lighting Mark Henderson
Sound Colin Pink
Music Richard Sisson
Director Ben Taylor (video)
Performer Desmond Barrit (Hector)
Performer Bruce Alexander (Headmaster)
Performer Diane Fletcher (Mrs Lintott)
Performer James Cartwright
Performer Philip Correia (Rudge)
Performer Marc Elliott (Akthar)
Performer James King (Dakin)
Performer Tobias Menzies (Irwin)
Performer Thomas Morrison (Scripps)
Performer Matt Smith (Lockwood)
Performer Kenny Thompson (Crowther)
Performer Steven Webb (Posner)
Performer Samuel Yates

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