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Live theatre on the big screen: broadcasting from the stage in London or the concert halls in Europe, GFT are proud to screen a series of Event Cinema screenings every month. Experience the magic of National Theatre Live, Branagh Theatre or the Royal Shakespeare Company from the comfort of your cinema seat.

Films in this Season

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5 October

NT Live Encore: Hamlet (12A)

Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy.

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16 November

NT Live: Follies (12A)

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

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22 March

NT Live: Julius Caesar (12A)

Nicholas Hytner’s new production starring Ben Whishaw, Michelle Fairley and David Calder.

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31 August

NT Live: Yerma (N/C 12+)

The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns to her award-winning role in this critically acclaimed play.

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7 December

NT Live: Young Marx (12A)

Rory Kinnear stars in Marx in this new production directed by Nicholas Hytner

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11 October

RSC: Coriolanus (N/C 12+)

​A full-throttle war play that revels in the sweat of the battlefield.

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14 February

RSC: Twelfth Night (N/C 12+)

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

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8 April

The Bolshoi Ballet Encore: Giselle

Prima ballerina Svetlana Zakharova personifies this ultimate ballerina role

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6 March

The Bolshoi Ballet Encore: The Flames of Paris

Alexei Ratmansky’s captivating revival of Vasily Vainonen’s The Flames of Paris

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4 February

The Bolshoi Ballet Encore: The Lady of Camellias

Alexandre Dumas fils’s novel comes to life on the Bolshoi stage

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12 November

The Bolshoi Ballet Encore: The Taming of the Shrew

Acclaimed choreographer Jean-Christophe Maillot brings out the fast-paced athleticism from the Bolshoi dancers.

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10 June

The Bolshoi Ballet: Coppélia

The Bolshoi’s unique version of Coppélia

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22 October

The Bolshoi Ballet: Le Corsaire

This miracle of the repertoire is one of the Bolshoi’s most lavish productions

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21 January

The Bolshoi Ballet: Romeo and Juliet

A new production of Shakespeare's iconic play

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3 December

The Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker

A holiday tradition for the whole family

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