Sunday Feb 16
Call the Midwife: how Bond director Sam Mendes is behind the show's success
The answer is Sam Mendes. Most of us know him as the ber-talented theatre director who made a seamless transition to Hollywood's A-list.
National Theatre: 50 Years on Stage Now Available To View In Full
The spectacularly starry live celebration marking the 50th anniversary of acclaimed UK theatrical venue the National Theatre titled 50 YEARS ON STAGE is now available to view in full.
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The cast is toplined by Josh Hartnett and Eva Green, with Billie Piper, Rory Kinnear, Harry Treadaway, Timothy Dalton, Helen McCrory and Simon Russell Beale among the supporting players.
Shakespeare's King Lear on stage in London
In its depiction of societal and personal breakdown, a new production of King Lear by Sam Mendes speaks directly and uncomfortably to our own times, says GORDON PARSONS More than any other of Shakespeare 's plays, this great symphonic drama of the human condition has mirrored each successive age, often unbearably, with its own self-image.
Simon Russell Beale excels in the title role of Sam Mendes' new staging of 'King Lear' at the National Theatre, London.