Picturehouse Entertainment to broadcast Shakespeare Live! From The RSC in cinemas throughout UK & Europe

tickets for the show will be by random selection via BBC as far as i understand but now everyone can see it! yay 🙂

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Shakespeare Live landscape.jpgShakespeare Live! From The RSC is a unique two-hour event marking the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death. Picturehouse Entertainment has picked up the rights to broadcast throughout the UK and Europe, whilst BBC Worldwide have the rights for the rest of the world.

Hosted by David Tennant on Shakespeare’s birthday, and screened live from Stratford-upon-Avon, this star-studded show celebrates Shakespeare’s plays and their enduring influence on music, dance, opera, musical theatre and comedy.

RSC Artistic Director, Gregory Doran, is assembling a once-in-a-lifetime cast, including Dame Judi Dench, Sir Ian McKellen, Joseph Fiennes, Meera Syal, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Al Murray, Alison Moyet, Noma Dumezweni, Ian Bostridge, Akala (Hip Hop Shakespeare), The Royal Ballet, English National Opera (ENO), and Birmingham Royal Ballet, to perform in a unique tribute to the genius and influence of the world’s greatest playwright and storyteller.

Shakespeare Live! From the RSC is a Royal Shakespeare Company and BBC production. It will be screened live from…

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8 thoughts on “Picturehouse Entertainment to broadcast Shakespeare Live! From The RSC in cinemas throughout UK & Europe

    • we’ve known about it for so long but details so slow to emerge, i’m just so happy it will be in cinemas too so we can all watch 🙂 would be great to be there in person but unlikely possible so this is the next best thing 🙂 David T was so chuffed to be presenting this, or so he said at the press release 🙂 And all those names, wow 🙂

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