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

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

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

UPCOMING IN MOVIE THEATRES
(First broadcast date; check movie listings for exact dates)

HAMLET
US Broadcast Date: June 8, 2016
Theatre: Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-Upon-Avon
Stage Director: Simon Godwin
Cast: Paapa Essiedu
William Shakespeare's tragedy about the Danish prince who discovers his uncle has murdered his father.
More Information: Live from Stratford-Upon-Avon

ROMEO AND JULIET
US Broadcast Date: July 7, 2016
Theatre: Garrick Theatre, London
Stage Director: Kenneth Branagh
Cast: Derek Jacobi, Lily James, Richard Madden
William Shakespeare's classic tragedy about star-crossed lovers.
More Information: Branagh Theatre Live

CYMBELINE
US Broadcast Date: September 28, 2016
Theatre: Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon
Stage Director: Melly Still
Cast: Hiran Abeysekera, Gillian Bevan, Bethan Cullinane, Oliver Johnstone
William Shakespeare's play about young lovers, a banished heir, and a plot to seize power.
More Information: Live from Stratford-Upon-Avon

KING LEAR
US Broadcast Date: October 12, 2016
Theatre: Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon
Stage Director: Gregory Doran
Cast: Antony Sher
William Shakespeare's tragedy about the chaos that follows a king's decision to divide his kingdom between his daughters.
More Information: Live from Stratford-Upon-Avon

THE ENTERTAINER
US Broadcast Date: Fall 2016
Theatre: Garrick Theatre, London
Stage Director: Rob Ashford
Cast: Kenneth Branagh
John Osborne's play about a seedy music hall performer in post-war Britain.
More Information: Branagh Theatre Live
 

UPCOMING ON TELEVISION
(Check local TV listings for exact dates and times)

INCIDENT AT VICHY
Station: PBS
Broadcast Date: April 21, 2016
Theatre: Signature Theatre, New York
Stage Director: Michael Wilson
Cast: David Abeles, Curtis Billings, James Carpinello, AJ Cedeño, Quinlan Corbett, Brian Cross, Demosthenes Chrysan , Jonathan Gordon, Jonathan Hadary, Bill Kux, Alex Morf, Jonny Orsini, Darren Pettie, Alec Shaw, Derek Smith, Richard Thomas, Evan Zes
A "Theater Close-Up" broadcast of Arthur Miller's drama about nine men and a boy who are rounded up under suspicious circumstances in Vichy, France at the height of World War II.