National Theatre Live to Bring THE AUDIENCE, WAR HORSE & More Back to Cinemas as Part of Encore Series
National Theatre Live has announced that a selection of their most celebrated and acclaimed broadcasts will be returning to cinemas in 2016. These broadcasts will feature Tony Award winner & host of "The Late Late Show" James Corden, Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch, "Elementary" star Jonny Lee Miller, Academy & Tony Award winner Helen Mirren and more! New "live" events will be announced soon for the fall 2016 season. For more information, visit www.NTLive.com.
One Man, Two Guvnors starring James Corden
· Encore broadcasts begin June 21, 2016 nationwide.
· Host of "The Late Late Show" James Corden won a Tony Award for his performance in One Man, Two Guvnors. Now catch the future host of the 2016 Tony Awards in his critically acclaimed performance, which was captured at the National Theatre during its original London run.
The Audience starring Helen Mirren
· Encore broadcasts begin July 19, 2016 nationwide.
A View from the Bridge starring Mark Strong
· Encore broadcasts begin September 13, 2016 nationwide.
· Mark Strong won an Olivier Award for creating the role of Eddie Carbone in director Ivo van Hove's innovative new production at the Young Vic in London. The production received critical acclaim when it transferred to Broadway late last year for a limited run.
· Encore broadcasts begin October 25, 2016 nationwide.
· Benedict Cumberbatch & Jonny Lee Miller both earned Olivier Awards for their celebrated performances alternating in the roles of Victor Frankenstein and the Creature. One of NT Live's most popular broadcasts ever, Frankenstein returns to cinemas once again due to audience demand.
Hamlet starring Benedict Cumberbatch
· Encore broadcasts begin November 15, 2016 nationwide.
· Benedict Cumberbatch took on the celebrated title role in Shakespeare's classic play in a sold out run at the Barbican Theatre last year. Audiences have one more chance to see Cumberbatch in this critically acclaimed production directed by Lyndsey Turner and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions.
· Encore broadcasts begin December 6, 2016 nationwide.
· The National Theatre's internationally acclaimed and Tony Award winning production of War Horse recently played its final performance in London's West End. With this return broadcast, audiences can once experience the magic of this celebrated tale.