Old Vic Sets Dates for Lungs, Starring The Crown's Claire Foy and Matt Smith

London News   Old Vic Sets Dates for Lungs, Starring The Crown's Claire Foy and Matt Smith
 
Matthew Warchus will direct the new play by Duncan Macmillan that is set to debut in October.
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Dates have been set for The Old Vic production of playwright Duncan Macmillan’s Lungs, which reunites The Crown co-stars Claire Foy and Matt Smith as a married couple grappling with the decision to bring a child into today’s world.

Old Vic Artistic Director Matthew Warchus (Matilda) will direct the two-hander that begins previews October 14 ahead of a November 9 opening night. Tickets go on sale June 25. Lungs will have production design by Tony winner Rob Howell and lighting by Tim Lutkin.

READ: The Crown's Claire Foy and Matt Smith to Star in Lungs at the Old Vic

Foy and Smith co-starred as Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip in the first two seasons of Netflix’s Emmy-winning series The Crown. Foy earned an Emmy for her performance. Oscar winner Olivia Colman and Tobias Menzies step into the roles for the next two seasons.

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