Helen Mirren in The Audience: National Theatre Screening
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Adapted from Herman Melville's white whale of a novel, Moby Dick, this love letter to American theatre finds the book's Pequod boat crew transformed into the Bad Settlement Theatre Company. Between their rundown surroundings, flagging finances, a newbie of a stage manager and an artistic director who's consumed with the singular focus of putting on the first-ever flawless production of Moby Dick, it's safe to say that this crew is definitely in deep water. A drama that sways towards satire and is populated with bold, scrappy, lovable characters, Season on the Line is a sincere tribute to the trials, tribulations and triumphs that abound in the world of theatre. Learn More
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Enjoyable and engaging play with 12 Prime Ministers appearing throughout the current reign of Queen Elizabeth II. Even if you're not a UK history buff, several Prime Ministers everyone will know about and enjoy the interactions between The Queen and her PM. If you're a Helen Mirren fan, this is a must see. The announcer was the only drawback of the National Theater Live event.
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The "live" broadcast of the stage play was well done. The video moves did not intrude on the theater experience. Visual were crisp and audio was excellent. I judge this using the Met Opera simulcasts. The play itself was marvelous. If it is...continued
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“Funny and truthful, good-hearted, spiky, full of surprises. I loved every minute.” —The Times (UK)
National Theatre Live is an exciting initiative to broadcast live performances of the best of British Theatre to cinemas around the world.**
The Music Box Theatre and the National Theatre of London are proud to bring you this very special screening. National Theatre Live will broadcast to limited cinemas across the world the highly-anticipated West End production of The Audience, with Helen Mirren reprising her Academy Award winning role as Queen Elizabeth II, performed in London’s Gielgud Theatre.