Special Events

National Theatre Live

The Motive and the Cue

Thursday, April 18   1 & 7pm

Not Rated

160 mins

Theater

1964: Richard Burton, newly married to Elizabeth Taylor, is to play the title role in an experimental new Broadway production of Hamlet under John Gielgud’s exacting direction. But as rehearsals progress, two ages of theatre collide and the collaboration between actor and director soon threatens to unravel…MORE INFO

Thu, April 18 ♿︎

1:00, 7:00

EXHIBITION On Screen

John Singer Sargent

Tuesday, April 16   1 & 7pm
Thursday, April 25   1pm

Not Rated

90 mins

Documentary

John Singer Sargent is known as the greatest portrait artist of his era. What made his ‘swagger’ portraits remarkable was his power over his sitters, what they wore and how they were presented to the audience. Through interviews with curators, contemporary fashionistas and style influencers…MORE INFO

Tue, April 16 ♿︎
Thu, Apr 25 ♿︎

1:00, 7:00
1:00

National Theatre Live

Hamlet

Thursday, May 2   1 & 7pm

Not Rated

217 mins

Theater, Drama

Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralysed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament…MORE INFO

Thu, May 2 ♿︎

1:00, 7:00

SHAKESPEARE’S MACBETH

Wednesday, May 8  1 & 7pm

Not Rated

150 mins

Theater

Tony and BAFTA Award-winner Ralph Fiennes (Antony & Cleopatra, Schindler’s List, Coriolanus) and Olivier Award-winner Indira Varma (Present Laughter, Obi Wan Kenobi, Luther) star in this brand-new ‘full-voltage visceral’ (★★★★ Daily Telegraph) production of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth.  Designed for a custom-built space, this gripping and breath-taking Macbeth will be unmissable on the big screen…MORE INFO

Wed, May 8

1:00, 7:00

National Theatre Live

Vanya

ENCORE ADDED! Wednesday, May 15  7pm

Not Rated

100 mins

Theater, Drama

Andrew Scott (Fleabag) brings multiple characters to life in Simon Stephens’ (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time) radical new version of Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya. Hopes, dreams, and regrets are thrust into sharp focus in this one-man adaptation which explores the complexities of human emotions…MORE INFO

Wed, May 15 ♿︎

7:00

EXHIBITION On Screen

My National Gallery, London

Tuesday, June 4   1 & 7pm
Thursday, June 20   1pm

Not Rated

90 mins

Documentary

The National Gallery of London is one of the world’s greatest art galleries. It is full of masterpieces, an endless resource of history, an endless source of stories. But whose stories are told? Which art has the most impact and on whom? The power of great art lies in its ability to communicate with…MORE INFO

Tue, June 4 ♿︎
Thu, June 20 ♿︎

1:00, 7:00
7:00

National Theatre Live

Nye

Thursday, June 6   1 & 7pm

Not Rated

160 mins

Theater

From campaigning at the coalfield to leading the battle to create the NHS, Aneurin ‘Nye’ Bevan is often referred to as the politician with greatest influence on our country without ever being Prime Minister Confronted with death, Nye’s deepest memories lead him on a mind-bending journey…MORE INFO

Thu, June 6 ♿︎

1:00, 7:00