Great Britain at the National Theatre

a new play by Richard Bean

Now playing

‘Laughter-making on an industrial scale.’

Great Britain - a new play by Richard Bean, with scenes from the play with Billie Piper and other cast members

Great Britain at the National Theatre

Richard Bean’s fast and furious new play is an anarchic and foul-mouthed satire about the press, the police and the political establishment. Billie Piper plays Paige Britain, ambitious young news editor of The Free Press, a tabloid newspaper locked in a never-ending battle for more readers.

Last few tickets remaining for performances at the National Theatre until 23 August. Book tickets now.

Great Britain transfers to the Theatre Royal Haymarket from 10 September. Tickets now on sale.

Contains frequent strong language.

Captioned performance for deaf and partially hearing people, Tuesday 29 July 7.30pm

Audio-Described performance for blind and visually impaired people, Friday 1 August 7.30pm & Saturday 2 August 2.15pm + Touch Tour at 12.45pm


Photos (Billie Piper with Aaron Neil, Rupert Vansittart, Dermot Crowley) by Phil Fisk

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