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All events for NT Live: King Lear

All events for NT Live: King Lear

August 2019

24
August
August 24 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on September 3, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Amherst Cinema, 28 Amity Street
Amherst,

Originally broadcast in 2018 from London’s West End, see an encore presentation of Ian McKellen’s ‘extraordinarily moving portrayal’ (Independent) of King Lear in cinemas. Jonathan Munby directs this ‘nuanced and powerful’ (The Times) contemporary retelling of Shakespeare’s tender, violent, moving and shocking play. Considered by many to be the greatest tragedy ever written, KING LEAR sees two aging fathers – one a King, one his courtier – reject the children who truly love them. Their blindness unleashes a tornado of…

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September 2019

03
September
September 3 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on September 3, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Amherst Cinema, 28 Amity Street
Amherst,

Originally broadcast in 2018 from London’s West End, see an encore presentation of Ian McKellen’s ‘extraordinarily moving portrayal’ (Independent) of King Lear in cinemas. Jonathan Munby directs this ‘nuanced and powerful’ (The Times) contemporary retelling of Shakespeare’s tender, violent, moving and shocking play. Considered by many to be the greatest tragedy ever written, KING LEAR sees two aging fathers – one a King, one his courtier – reject the children who truly love them. Their blindness unleashes a tornado of…

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