Tag: Royal National Theatre

  • U.K.’s National Theatre Live re-broadcasts Richard Bean farce “One Man, Two Guvnors” on U.S. screens

    ACROSS THE UNITED STATES:  This past September, National Theatre Live, the popular initiative that offers theatrical performances on film screens, kicked off its third season with Nicholas Hytner’s feel good production of One Man, Two Guvnors, Richard Bean’s new version of The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni, with songs by Grant Olding.  The farce, staged by Nicholas Hytner, stars  James Corden, who appeared in the National’s original cast of The History Boys. Starting Thursday, Oct. 20, National Theatre Live will re-air a live performance of the play at 200 cinemas throughout the U.S. through NCM Fathom’s digital broadcast network. The re-broadcast will be shown on 200 screens across the United States in venues such as the AMC Empire 25 in New York City; AMC Universal Cineplex in Orlando, FL; Regal Pavilions 15 in Denver, CO; Cinemark Anchorage 16 in Anchorage, AK; Cinemark Sam’s Town 18 in Las Vegas, NV and many more.  The average ticket price is $20. For a complete list of U.S. dates, times & locations, please check:  www.ntlive.com  or www.FathomEvents.com.   This classic update is expected to transfer to London’s commercial West End in November. National Theatre Live is an initiative by the UK’s National Theatre to broadcast live performances onto …