National Theatre celebrates Christmas with Treasure Island

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National Theatre celebrates Christmas with Treasure Island

While many of London's theatres are packed to the rafters this Christmas with dames, beanstalks and the occasional golden egg, the National Theatre have decided to celebrate with pirates. 

Dr Who and Once star Arthur Darvill takes centre stage in a new adaptation of Treasure Island.  

Arthur Darvill spoke to London Live ahead of the show's opening last night.

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