National Theatre Live to broadcast the Donmar Warehouse production of Shakespeare’s Coriolanus
We’re delighted to announce that on 30 January 2014 we will broadcast the Donmar Warehouse production of Coriolanus, directed by Josie Rourke, with Tom Hiddleston in the title role and Mark Gatiss as Menenius, live to cinemas around the world.
Natalie Portman and Michael Fassbender are attached to star in a big-screen adaptation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth,with Fassbender in the title role and Portman as Lady MacBeth. The script is billed as an updated version of Shakespeare’s tale of revenge and ambition, complete with the blood and thunder of the original tragedy.
Press reviews for Othello are coming in thick and fast - here’s a selection of what critics have said so far… ★★★★★ ‘A breathtaking show of emotional firepower. Adrian Lester and Rory Kinnear are superb.’ The Times ★★★★★ ‘Witty, agile, lucid and deeply felt. A gripping production.’ …