50 years on stage

National Theatre

To celebrate its 50th anniversary, the National Theatre of Great Britain presents National Theatre: 50 Years on Stage, bringing together the best British actors for a unique evening of unforgettable performances, broadcast live from London to cinemas around the world.

A cast of 100 will perform live on stage in this once-in-a-lifetime event, directed by the National Theatre’s current Director Nicholas Hytner, including award-winning actors Roger AllamSimon Russell BealeBenedict CumberbatchFrances de la TourJudi DenchChristopher EcclestonRalph FiennesMichael GambonDerek JacobiAlex JenningsRory KinnearAdrian LesterAnna Maxwell MartinHelen MirrenAndrew ScottMaggie Smith and Penelope Wilton, with more to be announced.

Covering iconic productions from Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead to The History Boys, from Antony and Cleopatra to Angels in America, from Guys and Dolls to London Road, this will be a thrilling evening of live performance and rare glimpses from the archive, bringing the history of the National Theatre to a cinema near you.