National Theatre Live: King Lear
- Directed by: Sam Mendes
- Cast: Simon Russell Beale
Mendes returns to the National Theatre to direct Simon Russell Beale in the title role of Shakespeare’s tragedy.
Reviews & features
Opinion: Event Cinema vs live theatre20 Oct 2014
The List's Theatre editor Garth K Vile looks at the merits of screening dramatic art at cinemas
Event Cinema – the simultaneous broadcast of a live theatre performance into cinemas around the world – has several advantages over traditional performances. The chairs are more comfortable, big shows and stars from London and Moscow can be seen in…
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