John Halder is a good man, But John Halder must adapt to survive. How is it possible to be a good person when things are falling apart?

As the world faces its Second World War, John Halder, a decent, intelligent, music-loving German professor, finds himself swept along in a movement that crescendos towards an unthinkable finale. Good is a warning for our times.

Olivier Award-winning director Dominic Cooke reimagines one of Britain’s most powerful, political plays with David Tennant returning to the West End, for 10 weeks only.

David Tennant has worked extensively in theatre, television and film, winning numerous awards for his work including the Critics' Circle Award for Best Shakespearean Performance and the Special Recognition Award at the NTAs in 2015. Tennant was last in the West End as Don Juan in Soho in 2017 directed by Patrick Marber.  Other stage work includes Richard II and Hamlet for the RSC, Much Ado About Nothing in the West End and Lobby Hero at the Donmar Warehouse.  His film credits include Mary Queen of Scots,  Mad to be Normal, Fright Night, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and Bright Young Things. On television, he is best known for playing the tenth incarnation of the Doctor in the BBC’s classic series Doctor Who.   Recent TV work includes Channel4’s  Deadwater Fell, Good Omens, Criminal and There She Goes.  


The Harold Pinter Theatre

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