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King Lear

SOLD OUT  6.50pm Thursday 1 May  LIVE
BUY TICKETS  2.50pm Sunday 4 May  ENCORE SCREENING

PLAY broadcast LIVE from the National Theatre
with encore screening

Tickets: Full £17  Adult conc £15  18 & under £9

Running time: 3 hours 45 minutes (including one interval)
(Length may vary on the night as this is a live performance)
Doors open: 6.20pm on Thursday, 2.20pm on Sunday

Academy Award® winner Sam Mendes (James Bond: Skyfall, American Beauty) returns to the National Theatre to direct Simon Russell Beale (Timon of Athens, Collaborators) in the title role of Shakespeare’s tragedy.

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Follies

BUY TICKETS 7pm Thursday 16 November

MUSICAL broadcast LIVE from the National Theatre

Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas.

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Oscar Wilde Season Live: A Woman of No Importance

BUY TICKETS 7.15pm Tuesday 28 November

PLAY broadcast LIVE from the Vaudeville Theatre, London

Eve Best, Anne Reid and Eleanor Bron star in this new production of Oscar Wilde’s glittering and witty comedy directed by Dominic Dromgoole and classically staged at the Vaudeville Theatre in London’s West End.

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Young Marx

BUY TICKETS 7pm Thursday 7 December 

PLAY broadcast LIVE from The Bridge Theatre, London

Rory Kinnear is Marx and Oliver Chris is Engels, in this new comedy written by Richard Bean and Clive Coleman, directed by Nicholas Hytner.

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Twelfth Night

BUY TICKETS 7pm Wednesday 14 February

PLAY broadcast LIVE from the ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY

Kara Tointon and Adrian Edmonson star in Christopher Luscombe’s production of Shakespeare’s comedy of unrequited love.

Twelfth Night is a tale of unrequited love – hilarious and heartbreaking.

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof 15

BUY TICKETS 7pm Thursday 22 February

PLAY recorded at the Apollo Theatre, London and broadcast as live.

Benedict Andrews’ thrilling revival of Tennessee Williams’ masterpiece stars Sienna Miller, Jack O’Connell and Colm Meaney.

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Oscar Wilde Season Live: Lady Windermere’s Fan

BUY TICKETS 7.15pm Tuesday 20 March

PLAY broadcast LIVE from the Vaudeville Theatre, London

A new production of Oscar Wilde’s social comedy; directed by award-winning writer, actor and director Kathy Burke and starring Samantha Spiro, Kevin Bishop and Jennifer Saunders.

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Julius Caesar

BUY TICKETS 7pm Thursday 22 March

PLAY broadcast LIVE from The Bridge Theatre, London

Nicholas Hytner’s new production of Shakespeare’s play stars Ben Whishaw and Michelle Fairley as Brutus and Cassius, leaders of the coup, with David Calder as Caesar and David Morrissey as Mark Antony.

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