Burnt By The Sun
Au Lyttelton Theatre, National
Poised at the beginning of Stalin's Great Terror, Burnt by the Sun shows a brutal future encroaching on the last days of a fading world.
Burnt By The Sun Critiques
"This one's a cracker. Based on a Russian/French movie that won the Oscar for best foreign film in 1994, Burnt by the Sun starts out like something by Chekhov and ends up as a gripping Stalinist thriller"
"Burnt By The Sun brings Russian history into riveting close-up"
"Rory Kinnear brilliantly conveys Mitia's mix of vindictiveness and self-hatred, Michelle Dockery's Maroussia has a luminous, tragic beauty"
(10mins) Follow signs for exits to the South Bank. This should lead you to an underground pedestrian passage called ‘Sutton Walk’ that emerges at the South Bank. Turn right and walk along the river Thames until you see the National Theat</p