Schedule of Upcoming Live Theatre Broadcasts in Movie Theatres and on TV

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The following is a list of live stage productions announced to be shown in movie theatres and on television. If you would like to submit any updates, please email dgewirtzman@playbill.com.

HOLIDAY INN
U.S. Broadcast Date: November 24, 2017
Channel: PBS
Theatre: Studio 54, New York
Stage Director: Gordon Greenberg
Cast: Corbin Bleu, Lora Lee Gayer, Megan Lawrence, Bryce Pinkham, Megan Sikora
A Great Performances broadcast of the 2016 Broadway production of the Irving Berlin musical.
More Information: PBS

ALLEGIANCE
• U.S. Broadcast Date: December 7, 2017
• Theatre: Longacre Theatre, New York
• Stage Director: Stafford Arima
• Cast: George Takei, Lea Salonga, Telly Leung
• An encore screening of Jay Kuo, Lorenzo Thione, and Marc Acito's musical about a Japanese American family relocated to an internment camp during WWII.
• More Information: Fathom Events

YOUNG MARX
U.S. Broadcast Date: December 7, 2017
Theatre: Bridge Theatre, London
Stage Director: Nicholas Hytner
Cast: Rory Kinnear, Oliver Chris
Richard Bean and Clive Coleman's comedy about 32-year-old Karl Marx.
More Information: National Theatre Live

UNCLE VANYA
• US Broadcast Date: January 11, 2018
• Theatre: Vakhtangov Theatre, Moscow
• Stage Director: Rimas Tuminas
• Cast: Sergey Makovetskiy
• Anton Chekhov's play about professor and his wife who visit a country estate. Presented in Russian with English subtitles.
• More Information: Stage Russia

TWELFTH NIGHT
U.S. Broadcast Date: February 14, 2018
Theatre: Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon
Stage Director: Christopher Luscombe
Cast: TBA
William Shakespeare's play about twins who are separated in a shipwreck.
More Information: Live from Stratford-Upon-Avon

CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF
U.S. Broadcast Date: February 22, 2018
Theatre: Apollo Theatre, London
Stage Director: Benedict Andrews
Cast: Sienna Miller, Jack O’Connell, Colm Meaney
Tennessee Williams' drama about a Southern family that gathers to celebrate their patriarch's birthday—and squabble about the family inheritance.
More Information: National Theatre Live

MACBETH.KINO
• US Broadcast Date: March 1, 2018
• Theatre: Lensoviet Theatre, Saint Petersburg
• Stage Director: Yuri Butusov
• Cast: Ivan Brovin, Laura Pitskhelauri
• Yuri Butusov's non-linear adaptation of Shaksepere's Macbeth. Presented in Russian with English subtitles.
• More Information: Stage Russia

HAMLET
• US Broadcast Date: March 8, 2018
• Theatre: Barbican Theatre, London
• Stage Director: Lindsay Turner
• Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch
• An encore screening of the 2015 production of William Shakespeare's tragedy.
• More Information: National Theatre Live

JULIUS CAESAR
U.S. Broadcast Date: March 22, 2018
Theatre: Bridge Theatre, London
Stage Director: Nicholas Hytner
Cast: David Calder, Michelle Fairley, David Morrissey, Ben Whishaw
William Shakespeare's play about the plot to assassinate Julius Caesar.
More Information: National Theatre Live

MACBETH
U.S. Broadcast Date: April 11, 2018
Theatre: Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon
Stage Director: Polly Findlay
Cast: Christopher Eccleston, Niamh Cusack
William Shakespeare's classic tragedy.
More Information: Live from Stratford-Upon-Avon

DRILLALIANS
• US Broadcast Date: April 12, 2018
• Theatre: Stanislavsky ElectroTheatre, Moscow
• Stage Director: Boris Yukhananov
• Cast: Alexander Sinyukov, Daria Kolpikova
• Boris Yukananov's opera about a prince who journeys through time and space to save his people. Presented in Russian with English subtitles.
• More Information: Stage Russia

MACBETH
U.S. Broadcast Date: May 10, 2018
Theatre: National Theatre, London
Stage Director: Rufus Norris
Cast: Rory Kinnear, Anne-Marie Duff
William Shakespeare's classic tragedy.
More Information: National Theatre Live

ROMEO AND JULIET
U.S. Broadcast Date: July 18, 2018
Theatre: Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon
Stage Director: Erica Whyman
Cast: TBA
William Shakespeare's tragedy about two star-crossed lovers.
More Information: Live from Stratford-Upon-Avon

THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR
U.S. Broadcast Date: September 12, 2018
Theatre: Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon
Stage Director: Fiona Laird
Cast: David Troughton
William Shakespeare's comedy about Sir John Falstaff's attempts to seduce the wives of two wealthy men.
More Information: Live from Stratford-Upon-Avon

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