Flanders Mare

Keith Allen - Flanders Mare
Flanders Mare
By Zoe Lewis
Sound Theatre
November 5th December 6th 2005
Leicester Square London W1

Henry VIII played by Keith Allen

As a result of sixteenth century spin doctory that Campbell and Blair would have been proud of, Henry VIII agreed to marry Anne of Cleves without ever meeting her. Unfortunately, he did meet her, on the eve of their wedding, and hated her on sight. Thus followed a terrible untangling of love, politics and egg on faces. Heads will roll, but not that of Anne, who intends to come out of this mess with hers held high…

Metro Four Stars “Blistering dialogue”
British Theatre Guide “Great show”