National Theatre's King Lear, Directed by Sam Mendes & Starring Simon Russell Beale, to Hit Cinemas
The National Theatre's 'King Lear,' directed by Oscar winner Sam Mendes, to be screened in movie theaters next year.
National Theatre to Release 50th Anniversary DVD, Including Gala and Two-Part Documentary
The National Theatre will release a two-disc DVD to celebrate its 50th anniversary, comprising the National Theatre: 50 Years on Stage gala performance that was broadcast live on BBC2 Nov. 2, as well as the two-part BBC Arena documentary on the history of the Natinal Theatre.
Simon Russell Beale on why Legacy is "much darker" than Spooks
Simon Russell Beale plays Hookey Commander of Soviet Bloc at MI6 in Paula Milne's BBC2 espionage thriller Legacy.
Now Is the Rylance of Our Discontent
Every few years, it seems, a new British stage actor becomes the darling of American critics looking to anoint a new Olivier.
New Productions at London's National Theatre Include Shelagh...
In addition to Simon Russell Beale starring in King Lear, the National will also present a new production of Shelagh Delaney 's A Taste of Honey , plus the new play Blurred Lines created by director Carrie Cracknell and writer Nick Payne, and host a season by Daniel Kitson in his latest show Analog.Ue .
Full Cast Set for Sam Mendes' King Lear; National Theatre Announces More Details for New Season
Britain's National Theatre has announced further details of its November 2013 - April 2014 season, which includes Academy Award-winning director Sam Mendes' new production of King Lear at the Olivier Theatre, starring Simon Russell Beale.
Simon Russell Beale and Sam Mendes Reunite for King Lear at...
Simon Russell Beale is to play the title role of King Lear at the National's Olivier Theatre, beginning performances Jan. 14, 2014, prior to an official opening Jan. 23, for a run that is booking initially through March 25 .