Dominic Cooper star of PREACHER the hit TV Series is headed off screen and on to London's West End stage at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in Stephen Jeffreys' THE LIBERTINE. 

Opening on September 22 through to December 3, The Libertine tells the tale of John Wilmot, the second Earl of Rochester is a charismatic poet, playwright and rake with a legendary appetite for excess. Yet this most ardent of hedonists is forced to reconsider everything he thinks and feels when a chance encounter with an actress at the Playhouse sends him reeling. With flair and wit, this wild romp through 1670s London offers an incisive critique of life in an age of excess.

Check out Dominic Cooper in full costume and the rest of the cast which includes Jasper Britton as King Charles II, Mark Hadfield as Etherege and Ophelia Lovibond as Elizabeth Barry. Further cast include Alice Bailey Johnson  as Elizabeth Malet, Will Barton as Alcock, Cornelius Booth as Harris / Huysmans / Constable, Will Merrick as Billy Downs, Lizzie Roper as Ufton/Luscombe/Big Dolly/Madam, Richard Teverson as Sackville and Nina Toussaint-White as Jane with Emily Byrt, Jonathan Hansler, Joseph Macnab, James Marchant and Lydia Piechowiak. Book your tickets today.

Alice Bailey Johnson in The Libertine. Credit Alastair Muir
Alice Bailey Johnson in The Libertine. Credit Alastair Muir

 

Cornelius Booth and Mark Hadfield in The Libertine. Credit Alastair Muir

 

Dominic Cooper in The Libertine. Credit Alastair Muir

 

Lizzie Roper and Ophelia Lovibond in The Libertine. Credit Alastair Muir

 

Ophelia Lovibond and Dominic Cooper in The Libertine. Credit Alastair Muir

 

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