What's On: Theatre & Cinema

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Sun 7 May 2017
Upfront Comedy
Sun 7 May 2017
The pioneering comedy promoters return in their 25th anniversary year, with some favourite acts returning along with some new faces.

Mon 5 Jun 2017 - Sat 1 Jul 2017
The Man In The Woman's Shoes
Mon 5 Jun 2017 - Sat 1 Jul 2017
Mikel Murfi's funny, tender and at times downright daft one-man show returns to the Tricycle for a strictly limited run, following an acclaimed string of sold-out performances in April 2016.

Sat 10 Jun 2017 - Sat 1 Jul 2017
I Hear You And Rejoice
Sat 10 Jun 2017 - Sat 1 Jul 2017
Following the sell-out success of The Man In The Woman’s Shoes in 2016, Mikel Murfi returns with a new one man show.

Fri 14 Apr 2017 - Thu 27 Apr 2017
In this adaptation of Julian Barnes' Man Booker Prize-winning novel, Jim Broadbent plays a man haunted by his past, who is presented with a mysterious legacy that causes him to re-think his current situation in life.
Plus Q&A with writer Julian Barnes

Fri 21 Apr 2017 - Thu 4 May 2017
Gemma Arterton and Bill Nighy star in this comedy drama, about a British film crew attempting to boost morale during World War II by making a propaganda film after the Blitzkrieg.

Wed 26 Apr 2017
Angus Jackson (Oppenheimer, Don Quixote) directs Shakespeare’s epic political tragedy, kicking off the RSC's Rome season

Fri 28 Apr 2017 - Thu 4 May 2017
Acclaimed director Park Chan-Wook directs this mesmerising, sensuous thriller in which a woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress, but secretly she is involved in a plot to defraud her.

Sun 30 Apr 2017
Another chance to see Tony Award-winning director Ivo van Hove's production of Ibsen's masterpiece, in a new adaptation by Patrick Marber and starring Ruth Wilson

Fri 5 May 2017 - Wed 10 May 2017
Jessica Chastain stars in this powerful account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the German invasion.

Fri 5 May 2017 - Wed 10 May 2017
In this adaptation of Nikolai Leskov's 19th century novella, a woman young woman trapped in a loveless marriage to a much older man begins a fiery and passionate affair with a man her own age.

Thu 11 May 2017
Jude Law stars in the stage production of Luchino Visconti’s 1943 film, directed by Ivo van Hove (NT Live: A View from the Bridge, Hedda Gabler) and broadcast live from the Barbican Theatre.

Fri 12 May 2017 - Wed 17 May 2017
British comedy at its best. A has-been actor best known for playing an '80s detective must revive the role when a serial killer takes him to be a real person and demands to speak with him.

Fri 12 May 2017 - Wed 17 May 2017
A fictional account of the extraordinary story of two implacable enemies in Northern Ireland - Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness - who are forced to take a short journey together in which they will change the course of history.

Thu 18 May 2017
Imelda Staunton, Conleth Hill, Luke Treadaway and Imogen Poots star in James Macdonald’s critically acclaimed, 5 star production of Edward Albee’s landmark play, broadcast by NT Live

Wed 24 May 2017
Iqbal Khan (Much Ado About Nothing, Othello) returns to the RSC to direct Shakespeare’s tragedy of love and duty

Sat 8 Jul 2017
A riot of magic, music and make-believe from director Sally Cookson (NT Live: Jane Eyre) in this wondrously inventive production which will delight children and adults alike

Thu 13 Jul 2017
Internationally acclaimed theatre director Yaël Farber (Les Blancs) creates an urgent, hypnotic production which turns the infamous biblical tale on its head.

Thu 20 Jul 2017
Olivier and Tony award winning director Marianne Elliott directs Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning, two-part play set in America in in the midst of the AIDS crisis

Wed 9 Aug 2017
Live from Stratford Upon Avon comes Blanche McIntyre's new production of Shakespeare’s gory revenge tragedy

Thu 31 Aug 2017
Billie Piper reprises her Evening Standard Award-winning role as a young woman driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child, in this unmissable theatrical phenomenon

Wed 11 Oct 2017
Angus Jackson completes the Royal Shakespeare Company’s collection of Shakespeare’s Roman plays with a visceral production starring Sope Dirisu

Wed 20 Jan 2016 - Sat 31 Dec 2016
True-WestDigital Theatre: True West
Wed 20 Jan 2016 - Sat 31 Dec 2016
Phillip Breen's acclaimed production of Sam Shepard's masterpiece is available to buy or rent now from Digital Theatre.

 

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