Carey Mulligan to star in Girls & Boys at The Royal Court

Carey Mulligan to star in Girls & Boys at The Royal Court

Updated On: Oct 23, 2018
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    BAFTA winner Carey Mulligan will return to the stage for Dennis Kelly's latest play Girls & Boys at The Royal Court Theatre

    An unexpected meeting at an airport leads to an intense, passionate, head-over-heels relationship. Before long they begin to settle down, buy a house, juggle careers, have kids – theirs is an ordinary family. But then their world starts to unravel and things take a disturbing turn...

    Girls & Boys marks the first collaboration between writer Dennis Kelly and director Lyndsey Turner.

    Dennis Kelly's previous work includes The Ritual Slaughter of Gorge Mastromas at The Royal Court Theatre, as well as the multi-award winning RSC production of Matilda the Musical.

    Lyndsey Turner's previous work includes Posh at The Royal Court Theatre and West End, as well as Hamlet at the Barbican and Chimerica at the Almeida.

    Carey Mulligan made her professional acting debut on the London stage in Forty Winks at The Royal Court Theatre, where she returned in an acclaimed revival of Chekhov’s The Seagull opposite Kristin Scott Thomas and Chiwetel Ejiofor. Her films include The Great Gatsby, Shame and An Education, for which she was nominated for an Oscar, Golden Globe and SAG award. 

    At The Royal Court Theatre from 8 February to 10 March 2018, book your Girls & Boys tickets today!