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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.

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 disc.

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 equipment funding from the Co-op Local Community Fund

2019 / 2020 SEASON:

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) FleabagScreened
26th September 2019 (Thur) One Man, Two GuvnorsScreened
17th October 2019 (Thur) A Midsummer Night's DreamScreened
7th November 2019 (Thur) HansardScreened
28th November 2019 (Thur) Present LaughterScreened
20th February 2020 (Thur) Cyrano de BergeracTickets On Sale Now. Live Stream
21st May 2020 (Thur) The WelkinTickets On Sale Now. Live Stream

We are also showing a selection of other live events, from CinemaLive and More2Screen

8th June 2019 (Sat) Take ThatScreened
6th July 2019 (Sat)WestlifeScreened
1st Oct 2019 (Tues)Placido Domingo - 50th Anniversary ConcertScreened
10th Oct 2019 (Thur)Billy Connolly - The Sex Life of BandagesScreened
4th Jan 2020 (Sat)42nd Street - The MusicalTickets On Sale Now. Blu-ray disc
21st Jan 2020 (Tues)Matthew Bourne's Romeo and JulietTickets On Sale Now. Blu-ray disc
6th Feb 2020 (Thur)Kinky Boots The MusicalTickets On Sale Now. Blu-ray disc
26th March 2020 (Thur)Jonas Kaufmann - My Vienna Tickets On Sale Now. Blu-ray disc
12th June 2020 (Fri)Berliner Philharmoniker - Mahler's Symphony No 2Tickets On Sale Now. Live Stream