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WHAT IS IT?
National Theatre Live is a groundbreaking project to broadcast world-class theatre to cinemas in the UK and internationally. It launched in June 2009 and has since broadcast more than forty live productions, from both the National Theatre London and other UK theatres.

HOW DOES IT WORK?
Each broadcast is filmed in front of a live audience in the theatre. Cameras are carefully positioned throughout the auditorium to ensure that cinema audiences get the ‘best seat in the house’ every time. The picture and sound are beamed via satellite to authorised cinemas, in real time and high definition. Sometimes this is recorded and released for screening as a Blu-ray DVD.

WHEN IS IT COMING TO LEYBURN?
Our first live broadcast "I'm Not Running" was streamed to our cinema on 31st January 2019 and the evening was a great success. That was the final broadcast of the National Theatre Live 2018/19 season. The exciting new 2019/20 season started on 11th April and we are pleased to announce that we will be screening all of them! Keep an eye on our WHAT'S ON page for up-to-date details, where you can also buy tickets online. With thanks for funding from the Co-op Local Community Fund

2019 / 2020 SEASON:

DateTitleNotes
11th April 2019 (Thur) All About EveScreened
14th May 2019 (Tues)All My SonsScreened
27th June 2019 (Thur) Small IslandScreened
25th July 2019 (Thur) The Lehman TrilogyScreened
12th September 2019 (Thur) FleabagTickets On Sale Now. Live Stream
26th September 2019 (Thur) One Man, Two GuvnorsTickets On Sale Now. Blu-ray DVD
17th October 2019 (Thur) A Midsummer Night's DreamTickets On Sale Now. Blu-ray DVD
7th November 2019 (Thur) HansardTickets On Sale Now. Live Stream
28th November 2019 (Thur) Present LaughterTickets On Sale Now. Blu-ray DVD
6th February 2020 (Thur) To Be ConfirmedTo Be Confirmed
20th February 2020 (Thur) To Be ConfirmedTo Be Confirmed
19th March 2020 (Thur) To Be ConfirmedTo Be Confirmed
21st May 2020 (Thur) To Be ConfirmedTo Be Confirmed
11th June 2020 (Thur) To Be ConfirmedTo Be Confirmed
16th July 2020 (Thur) To Be ConfirmedTo Be Confirmed

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We are also showing live major music events from CinemaLive.


DateTitleNotes
8th June 2019 (Sat) Take ThatScreened
6th July 2019 (Sat)WestlifeScreened
1st Oct 2019 (Tues)Placido Domingo: 50th Anniversary ConcertTickets On Sale Now. Live Recording
10th Oct 2019 (Thurs)Billy Connolly: The Sex Life of BandagesTickets On Sale from 9am July 17. Live Recording