Author Elizabeth Charlesworth
Discover what critics are saying about Mike Barlett‘s The 47th, playing until 28 May at The Old Vic.
Bertie Carvel is remarkable in this outrageous, must-see play.
Bertie Carvel is jaw-droppingly good in Mike Bartlett’s bold, witty new drama.
A riff on Shakespearean tragedy with a punchy contemporary angle... Mike Bartlett has crafted an epic.
Sharp, insightful and packed with humour... a fascinating production.
Rupert Goold’s production crackles.
Mike Bartlett’s gripping blank verse fantasia on the 2024 US elections has a relentlessly enthralling, twisty turny plot... it’s tremendous entertainment.
Fitfully brilliant and always utterly, utterly gripping... The writing shimmers with power.
Playing until 28 May 2022