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Read Nicholas Hytner's introduction to the NT 50th anniversary gala
By Nicholas Hytner · 4 Nov 2013 · London

The National Theatre, which celebrated its 50th anniversary with a star-studded gala on Saturday, has 'always been about who works here', said artistic director Nicholas Hytner in his programme introduction

Michael Coveney: National comes alive in memories at its own 50th birthday gala
By Michael Coveney · 3 Nov 2013 · London

A dream cast list and a canny selection of scenes sent our chief critic into raptures on Saturday night