All My Sons  Jun 15th 2019  8:00pm  by Arthur Miller, directed by Jeremy Herrin  Broadcast live from The Old Vic in London, Academy Award-winner Sally Field ( Steel Magnolias ,  Brothers & Sisters ) and Bill Pullman ( The Sinner ,  Independence Day ) star in Arthur Miller’s blistering drama  All My Sons .  America, 1947. Despite hard choices and even harder knocks, Joe and Kate Keller are a success story. They have built a home, raised two sons and established a thriving business.  But nothing lasts forever and their contented lives, already shadowed by the loss of their eldest boy to war, are about to shatter. With the return of a figure from the past, long buried truths are forced to the surface and the price of their American dream is laid bare.  Jeremy Herrin (NT Live:  This House ) directs the cast, which also includes Jenna Coleman ( Victoria ), and Colin Morgan ( Merlin ) alongside Bessie Carter, Oliver Johnstone, Kayla Meikle and Sule Rimi.

All My Sons

Jun 15th 2019

8:00pm

by Arthur Miller, directed by Jeremy Herrin

Broadcast live from The Old Vic in London, Academy Award-winner Sally Field (Steel Magnolias, Brothers & Sisters) and Bill Pullman (The Sinner, Independence Day) star in Arthur Miller’s blistering drama All My Sons.

America, 1947. Despite hard choices and even harder knocks, Joe and Kate Keller are a success story. They have built a home, raised two sons and established a thriving business.

But nothing lasts forever and their contented lives, already shadowed by the loss of their eldest boy to war, are about to shatter. With the return of a figure from the past, long buried truths are forced to the surface and the price of their American dream is laid bare.

Jeremy Herrin (NT Live: This House) directs the cast, which also includes Jenna Coleman (Victoria), and Colin Morgan (Merlin) alongside Bessie Carter, Oliver Johnstone, Kayla Meikle and Sule Rimi.

Small Island  July 20th 2019  8:00 PM  Adapted by Helen Edmundson  Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel  Small Island  comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the play in cinemas, filmed live on stage as part of National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday.  Small Island embarks on a journey from Jamaica to Britain, through the Second World War to 1948 – the year the HMT  Empire Windrush  docked at Tilbury.  The play follows three intricately connected stories. Hortense yearns for a new life away from rural Jamaica, Gilbert dreams of becoming a lawyer, and Queenie longs to escape her Lincolnshire roots. Hope and humanity meet stubborn reality as the play traces the tangled history of Jamaica and the UK.  A company of 40 actors take to the stage of the National Theatre in this timely and moving story.

Small Island

July 20th 2019

8:00 PM

Adapted by Helen Edmundson

Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the play in cinemas, filmed live on stage as part of National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday.

Small Island embarks on a journey from Jamaica to Britain, through the Second World War to 1948 – the year the HMT Empire Windrush docked at Tilbury.

The play follows three intricately connected stories. Hortense yearns for a new life away from rural Jamaica, Gilbert dreams of becoming a lawyer, and Queenie longs to escape her Lincolnshire roots. Hope and humanity meet stubborn reality as the play traces the tangled history of Jamaica and the UK.

A company of 40 actors take to the stage of the National Theatre in this timely and moving story.