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10 years in the making

NT Live: Nye

Programme Type: Alternative Content|Length: 160 mins| Cert:

Michael Sheen plays Nye Bevan in 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 be broadcast live from the National Theatre.


Running time of Nye is 160 minutes including one interval.  


Please note: Prompt start as no ads/trailers.