National Theatre HDTheater
Presented by Irvine Barclay Theatre in Association with Arts Orange County
Now you can catch some of the most talked-about shows in London, for just a fraction of the cost. Shot in high definition, you can experience the best of British theatre up close and personal, shown in high definition on the Barclay's giant screen. You'll always have the best view in the house!
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September 21, 2014: Medea
Highly acclaimed modern twist on Euripides’ powerful tragedy.
October 22, 2014: Streetcar Named Desire
Gillian Anderson (The X-Files, The Fall) stars as Blanche DuBois in Tennessee Williams’ timeless masterpiece.
October 31, 2014: Frankenstein
The award-winning production of Frankenstein starring Benedict Cumberbatch (Star Trek: Into Darkness, BBC’s Sherlock) as the Creature and Jonny Lee Miller (Trainspotting, CBS’s Elementary) as Dr. Frankenstein.
November 13,2014: Skylight
A beautifully acted play starring Carey Mulligan (Inside Llewyn Davis, The Great Gatsby) and Bill Nighy (Love Actually, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel) as two former lovers who attempt to rekindle their once passionate relationship.
January 8, 2015: JOHN
Extraordinary and touching, JOHN authentically depicts the real-life story of a man struggling to survive. JOHN contains adult themes, strong language and nudity. Suitable for 18yrs+.
January 15, 2015: Of Mice and Men
This landmark revival of Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck's play stars Academy Award nominee James Franco and Tony Award nominee Chris O’Dowd.
February 15, 2015: Treasure Island
Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation. Suitable for 10 years +
The National Theatre Live is a successful initiative that takes performances from the National’s stages in London to cinemas and performing arts centers worldwide. Since its first season, which began in June 2009 with the acclaimed production of Phédre starring Helen Mirren, over half a million people have now experienced the National’s acclaimed work on movie screens around the world.
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