The Painkiller debuts in the West End21 March 2016
The Painkiller, starring Kenneth Branagh and Rob Brydon, opened in West End as the fourth production in the Kenneth Branagh Season at the Garrick. This hilarious adaptation of Francis Veber’s French classic farce is directly and adapted by Sean Foley.
**** ‘BRANAGH AND BRYDON ARE A PERFECT PAIR IN THIS FURIOUS FARCE’
Michael Billington, The Guardian
**** ‘BRANAGH AND BRYDON AT THEIR COMIC BEST’
Dominic Cavendish, The Telegraph
**** ‘STYLISH, FUNNY, RAUCOUS… IT’S HILARIOUS. YOU CANNOT HELP BUT LAUGH… LAUGH? WE ALMOST DIED!’
Ann Treneman, The Times