By Hilary MantelAdapted for the stage by Mike Poulton
Treachery, politics and intrigue at the court of King Henry VIII
The year is 1527. King for almost 20 years, Henry has no male heir. While Catherine is determined to remain Queen, Henry obsesses about replacing her with a wife who can give him a son. In a highly dangerous and politically charged Court, this could be a golden opportunity for a man with the right talents. Enter Thomas Cromwell...
- Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies - two stand-alone plays being performed on alternate nights.