Tonight’s performance is Les Blancs.
This archive recording was captured by the National Theatre in 2016 will be streaming for 7 days from Thursday 2nd July.
Yaël Farber (Mies Julie, Nirbhaya) directs the final play by Lorraine Hansberry a brave, illuminating and powerful work that confronts the hope and tragedy of revolution.
An African country teeters on the edge of civil war. A society prepares to drive out its colonial present and claim an independent future. Tshembe, returned home from England for his father’s funeral, finds himself in the eye of the storm.