King Charles III
by Mike Bartlett
Directed by Claire Lewis
Queen Elizabeth II is dead. After a lifetime of waiting, her son ascends to the throne. A future of power. But how to rule?
Mike Bartlett’s controversial and critically acclaimed King Charles III, explores the people beneath the crown, the unwritten rules of our democracy and the conscience of Britain’s most famous family.
This intriguing and inspired political drama, offers a timely examination of contemporary Britain, with a true Shakespearean form.