The Savoy Filmtheatre is pleased to present English Theatre on Screen.
English Theatre on Screen broadcasts the best of English Theatre, such as plays by William Shakespeare, from the National Theatre in London, the Royal Shakespeare Company and The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company.
As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralysed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.
NT: The Crucible
A group of young women in Salem, raised to be seen but not heard, suddenly find that their words have an almighty power. As a climate of fear, revenge, and accusation spreads through the community, no one is safe from trial. Lyndsey Turner (Hamlet) directs this contemporary new production designed by Tony Award winner Es Devlin (The Lehman Trilogy). Live recording from the National Theatre's Olivier Stage. A National Theatre production.