NT Live -King Lear (live & recorded)

Showing Times

Thu 01st May - 19:00pm

Sun 04th May - 19:00pm

Description

King Lear by William Shakespeare Academy Award® winner Sam Mendes (James Bond: Skyfall, American Beauty) returns to the National Theatre to direct Simon Russell Beale (Timon of Athens, Collaborators) in the title role of Shakespeare’s tragedy.

An aged king decides to divide his kingdom between his three daughters, according to which of them is most eloquent in praising him. His favourite, Cordelia, says nothing. Lear’s world descends into chaos.

**Encore screening - Sun 4 May 7pm - Screening in Theatre**

Tickets: Full £15 / GulbCard £14 / Student £13 / GulbCard Student £12
Venue: Cinema & Theatre (Encore)