The Audience Opens in the West End

Stephen Daldry’s new production of The Audience by Peter Morgan starring Kristin Scott Thomas opened at the Apollo Theatre this week. The international smash hit production has received critical acclaim on both sides of the Atlantic with London critics praising Kristin Scott Thomas’s portrayal of the Queen in London.

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

“Kristin Scott Thomas has the Queen down to a tee in Stephen Daldry’s elegant production”
Metro ★★★★

“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 ★★★★

“Scott Thomas vividly inhabits her moments of relaxed amusement, yearning and delight”
Evening Standard ★★★★

“Directed with fastidious precision by Stephen Daldry, this is an amusing and at times touching portrait of a woman whose life has been dedicated to serving her nation” Express ★★★★

“Masterfully directed by Stephen Daldry” The Stage ★★★★