The Audience

West End

Producer & General Manager


Photographer Johan Persson
Photographer Johan Persson
Photographer Johan Persson
Photographer Johan Persson
Photographer Johan Persson
Photographer Johan Persson
Photographer Johan Persson

Kristin Scott Thomas played Queen Elizabeth II in a new version of Peter Morgan’s The Audience directed by Stephen Daldry, which opened at the Apollo Theatre on 21 April 2015 to acclaim from audiences and critics alike and ran until 25 July 2015. The Audience set and costume was designed by Bob Crowley, lighting designed by Rick Fisher, sound designed by Paul Arditti and music by Paul Englishby. Casting was by Robert Sterne CDG, with children’s casting by Jessica Ronane CDG.

The Audience was produced by Matthew Byam Shaw for Playful Productions, Robert Fox and Andy Harries.

“Kristin Scott Thomas rules supreme as Queen Elizabeth II. Regal, elegant, refined. Her comic subtlety is a treat” Independent ★★★★

“Peter Morgan’s enthralling and royally entertaining play about the weekly meetings that take place between the Queen and her prime minister could hardly be more up-to-date” Telegraph ★★★★