Jane Horrocks and Ayub Khan-Din were joined on opening night by guests including Brenda Blethyn and Preeya Kalidas
Jeremy Herrin's production will open at the Duke of York's in January
'An allowing of different types of theatre-making is only healthy to a culture'
'What's happened over recent years at the Royal Court, the Birmingham Rep, Chichester and now the National has been spectacular'
The new play opens at the Sloane Square venue next month
Rachael Presdee fell through a 'Juliet' door during a production of Boys in 2012
The programme, which gives new writers the opportunity to produce plays in full productions on both Royal Court stages, has led to the discovery of some of theatre's most influential voices.
An August Bank Holiday Lark nominated in Best New Play category