Celebrating Shakespeare’s plays and their enduring influence on music, dance, opera, musical theatre and comedy, the British Council and Ciné Utopia Luxembourg are proudly presenting Shakespeare Live! From the RSC (Royal Shakespeare Company).
Shakespeare Live! 2016
Shakespeare Live! From the RSC will feature performances of some of the greatest dramatic scenes ever written, played by some of our greatest actors, as well as songs, comedy, dances and music celebrating Shakespeare's legacy. A tribute to the genius of Shakespeare for the 400th anniversary of his death hosted by David Tennant.
Director: Gregory Doran
Cast also includes: Akala (Hip Hop Shakespeare), Roger Allam, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Simon Russell Beale, Ian Bostridge, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Benedict Cumberbatch, Anne Marie Duff, English National Opera, Alexandra Gilbreath, Henry Goodman, the cast of Horrible Histories, Rufus Hound, Rory Kinnear, John Lithgow, Midlands Youth Jazz Orchestra, Tim Minchin, Helen Mirren, Alison Moyet, Al Murray, Pippa Nixon, Orchestra of the Swan, Gregory Porter, The Royal Ballet, Antony Sher, The Shires, David Suchet, Rufus Wainwright and Harriet Walter.
Original: William Shakespeare
Duration: 135 minutes
NT Live is an innovative project by the National Theatre of Great Britain, broadcasting the best of British theatre live to cinemas around the world.