NT Live: Nye

Nye – a new play by Tim Price, directed by Rufus Norris

Michael Sheen plays Nye Bevanin a surreal and spectacular journey through the life and legacy of the man who transformed Britain’s welfare state and created the NHS. Confronted with death, Aneurin ‘Nye’ Bevan’s deepest memories lead him on a mind-bending journey back through his life; from childhood to mining underground, Parliament and fights with Churchill.
Written by Tim Price and directed by Rufus Norris (Small Island), this epic new Welsh fantasia will bebroadcast live from the National Theatre.
Live Screening: Tuesday 23rd April at 7pm
Encore Screening: Sunday 12th May at 2pm