SEARCH
2013 Edinburgh Fringe programme announce...
THEATRE NEWS
Matthew Macfadyen & Stephen Mangan star ...

Kenneth Branagh's MIF Macbeth broadcast by NT Live on 20 July

Kenneth Branagh's hotly-anticipated return to the stage as Macbeth, which runs as part of the Manchester International Festival, will be live-streamed via NT Live on 20 July 2013.

By • Northwest

Directed by Branagh and Rob Ashford and also starring Alex Kingston as Lady Macbeth, the production is being staged in an "intimate deconsecrated Manchester Church".

It will mark National Theatre Live's first festival partnership and fourth broadcast from outside the National Theatre.

According to press material, over one million people worldwide have now seen a NT Live broadcast in 23 countries, including 250 cinemas and performing arts venues in the UK.

Macbeth runs from 4 July to 21 July 2013. The cast also features: Jimmy Yuill (Banquo), John Shrapnel (Duncan), Alexander Vlahos (Malcolm), Norman Bowman (Ross), Ray Fearon (Macduff) and Rosalie Craig (Lady Macduff).

Tags: MacbethNT LiveKenneth BranaghAlex Kingston


comments powered by Disqus

By providing information about entertainment and cultural events on this site, WhatsOnStage.com shall not be deemed to endorse,
recommend, approve and/or guarantee such events, or any facts, views, advice and/or information contained therein.

©1999-2014 WhatsOnStage.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Terms of Use & Privacy Policy