National Theatre Live

National Theatre Live: Follies


Movies of Delray
Wednesday, December 6th at 1:00pm

Movies of Lake Worth
Sunday, November 19th at 7:30pm
Monday, December 4th at 4:00pm

Tickets $17.00 with reserved seating available.

 

Running time: about 2 hours and 30 minutes. There is no intermission. Please note that the performance of Follies includes strobe lighting.

 

Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas. New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves.

Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, it’s directed by Dominic Cooke (The Comedy of Errors).

Winner of Academy, Tony, Grammy and Olivier awards, Sondheim’s previous work includes A Little Night MusicSweeney Todd and Sunday in the Park with George.


 

National Theatre Live: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof


Movies of Delray
LIVE on February 22nd, 2018 at 7:00pm
Friday, February 23rd, 2018 at 7:30pm


Movies of Lake Worth
LIVE on February 22nd, 2018 at 7:00pm
Monday, February 26th, 2018 at 4:00pm

Tickets $17.00 with reserved seating available.
 

Tennessee Williams’ twentieth century masterpiece Cat on a Hot Tin Roof played a strictly limited season in London’s West End in 2017. Following his smash hit production of A Streetcar Named Desire, Benedict Andrews’ ‘thrilling revival’ (New York Times) starred Sienna Miller alongside, Jack O’Connell and Colm Meaney.

On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gather at their cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddy’s birthday. The scorching heat is almost as oppressive as the lies they tell. Brick and Maggie dance round the secrets and sexual tensions that threaten to destroy their marriage. With the future of the family at stake, which version of the truth is real – and which will win out?


 

National Theatre Live: Julius Caesar


Movies of Delray
Wednesday, April 11th, 2018 at 1:00pm


Movies of Lake Worth
Monday, April 16th, 2018 at 4:00pm


Tickets $17.00 with reserved seating available.
 

Ben Whishaw (The Danish GirlSkyfallHamlet) and Michelle Fairley (FortitudeGame of Thrones) play Brutus and Cassius, David Calder (The Lost City of ZThe Hatton Garden Job) plays Caesar and David Morrissey (The MissingHangmenThe Walking Dead) is Mark Antony. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London. 

Caesar returns in triumph to Rome and the people pour out of their homes to celebrate. Alarmed by the autocrat’s popularity, the educated élite conspire to bring him down. After his assassination, civil war erupts on the streets of the capital.


 

National Theatre Live: Young Marx


Movies of Delray
Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 at 1:00pm


Movies of Lake Worth
Monday, April 30th, 2018 at 4:00pm

Tickets $17.00 with reserved seating available.
 

Rory Kinnear (The Threepenny OperaPenny DreadfulOthello) is Marx and Oliver Chris (Twelfth NightGreen Wing) is Engels, in this new comedy written by Richard Bean and Clive Coleman. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London, the production  is directed by Nicholas Hytner and reunites the creative team behind Broadway and West End hit comedy One Man, Two Guvnors

1850, and Europe’s most feared terrorist is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke, restless and horny, the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary is a frothing combination of intellectual brilliance, invective, satiric wit, and child-like emotional illiteracy.