Actress Carey Mulligan will star in the world premiere of Dennis Kelly’s new play Girls & Boys, which will be directed by Lyndsey Turner at the Royal Court. Kelly’s play is about a random-chance meeting at an airport in the queue for an EasyJet flight that leads to an intense relationship and subsequent marriage and kids.
Playwright Dennis Kelly has past form on shows featuring young girls, as he wrote the book for the musical version of Matilda (to Tim Minchin's score). But the young daughter Leanne and her younger brother Danny remain unseen, except in their mother's fertile but painful imagination, in this deeply unsettling yet spellbinding new play. It is narrated entirely by the mother, played with... Read more