By Richard Bean based on The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni, with songs by Grant Olding
Featuring a Tony Award-winning performance James Corden, the hilarious West End and Broadway hit One Man, Two Guvnors returns to cinemas to mark National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday.
Fired from his skiffle band, Francis Henshall becomes minder to Roscoe Crabbe, a small time East End hood, now in Brighton to collect £6,000 from his fiancée’s dad.
But Roscoe is really his sister Rachel posing as her own dead brother, who’s been killed by her boyfriend Stanley Stubbers.
Holed up at The Cricketers’ Arms, the permanently ravenous Francis spots the chance of an extra meal ticket and takes a second job with one Stanley Stubbers, who is hiding from the police and waiting to be re-united with Rachel.
To prevent discovery, Francis must keep his two guvnors apart. Simple.
Encore screening: Saturday 19 October 2.00pm | Canterbury
Encore screening: Saturday 2 November 2.00pm | Wimbledon
Encore screening: Sunday 3 November 2.00pm | Victoria
Encore screening: Monday 11 November 5.20pm | Victoria
Encore screening: Monday 25 November 2.00pm | Richmond
Encore screening: Saturday 30 November 11.00am | Victoria
Encore screening: Saturday 7 December 2.00pm | Oxford
Encore screening: Saturday 7 December 2.30pm | Knutsford
Encore screening: Wednesday 11 December 2.00pm | Richmond