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February 16
12:01 AM 2014

NATIONAL THEATRE: 50 YEARS ON STAGE Now Available To View In FullThe spectacularly starry live celebration marking the 50th anniversary of acclaimed UK theatrical venue the National Theatre titled 50 YEARS ON STAGE is now available to view in full.

The official description of the National Theatre's 50 YEARS ON STAGE is as follows: "A 2 disc DVD set of the National Theatre's 50th anniversary celebrations is now available to purchase. The set contains the '50 Years on Stage' performance as seen on BBC2 and in cinemas around the world, and two part BBC Arena documentary on the history of the National Theatre, and also includes a 12 page brochure featuring an introduction by Nicholas Hytner and event running order."

Of note, according to the official press release: "This once-in-a-lifetime performance features cast of 100 performing live on stage, including Olivier Award winner Roger Allam,Olivier Award winner Simon Russell Beale, Tony Award winner James Corden, Olivier Award winner Benedict Cumberbatch, Tony and Olivier Award winner Frances de la Tour, Tony and Academy Award winner Judi Dench, International Emmy Award winner Christopher Eccleston, Tony Award winner and Academy Award nominee Ralph Fiennes,Olivier Award winner Michael Gambon, Tony and Olivier Award winner Derek Jacobi, Olivier Award winner Alex Jennings, Olivier Award winner Rory Kinnear, Olivier Award winner Adrian Lester, BAFTA award winner Anna Maxwell Martin, Academy, Emmy, Golden Globe & Olivier Award winner Helen Mirren, Olivier Award winner AnDrew Scott, Tony & Olivier Award winner Maggie Smith and Olivier Award nominee Penelope Wilton."

Order the 2-disc DVD set of the National Theatre's 50 YEARS ON STAGE at the official site here.

View the complete broadcast of NATIONAL THEATRE: 50 YEARS ON STAGE below.

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