Sir Lenny Henry to play demagogue at Donmar Warehouse
Sir Lenny Henry is to play a demagogue inspired by Adolf Hitler as part of a season of plays at London's Donmar Warehouse on the theme of power.
The comedian turned actor will play the title role in Bertolt Brecht's 1941 play The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui.
The satire, about a Chicago mobster's rise to power, has been adapted by Clybourne Park author Bruce Norris.
The season will also include a musical based on the 2015 collapse of the Kids Company charity.
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