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Behind the scenes of
The Knight of the Burning Pestle

It’s a unique piece of meta-theatre, something incredibly daring. There is a connection to the world where everybody can be famous, everybody can write the script.

Declan Donnellan

Ahead of its UK Premiere at the Barbican, our co-Artistic Directors Declan Donnellan and Nick Ormerodand members of the cast of The Knight of the Burning Pestle talk about this outrageous dark comedy backstage at the Moscow Pushkin Drama Theatre.