“National Theatre Live” is jointly staged by the National Theatre of China and the Royal National Theatre. The program brings top productions from the stages of London and New York to Beijing and UCCA via high-definition screenings. The use of slide rails, close-ups, and other features offer audiences a detailed audiovisual experience that heightens the unique charms of the theater.
Ticket Package (includes 2 ticekts):
RMB 200 / Adult
RMB 160 / UCCA Member
RMB 120 / Adult
RMB 80 / UCCA Member
*Enjoy UCCA Member ticket prices with the purchase of a yearly membership card (RMB 300);
*Collect your ticket from reception 30 minutes before the event begins;
* Please no late entry;
*Seating is limited, and tickets must be collected individually;
*Please keep mobile devices on silent.
2017.1.7 (Sat) 14:00-17:00 The Audience
2017.1.7 (Sat) 18:00-21:00 Coriolanus
2017.2.11 (Sat) 14:00-17:00 Hamlet
2017.2.11 (Sat) 18:00-21:00 The Audience
2017.3.11 (Sat) 14:00-17:00 Coriolanus
2017.3.11 (Sat) 18:00-21:00 Hamlet
Director: Stephen Daldry
Starring: Helen Mirren, Richard Mc Cabe
Runtime: 173 min.
For sixty years, Elizabeth II has met each of her twelve Prime Ministers in a weekly audience at Buckingham Palace—a meeting like no other in British public life—it is private. Both parties have an unspoken agreement never to repeat what is said. Not even to their spouses. The Audience breaks this contract of silence – and imagines a series of pivotal meetings between the Downing Street incumbents and their Queen. From Churchill to Cameron, each Prime Minister has used these private conversations as a sounding board and a confessional—sometimes intimate, sometimes explosive. Helen Mirren reprises her Academy Award winning role as Queen Elizabeth II in the highly-anticipated West End production of The Audience, broadcast live from London’s Gielgud Theatre as part of National Theatre Live on 13 June, 2013. The Audience reunites writer Peter Morgan and Academy Award-winning actress Helen Mirren, following their collaboration on the critically-acclaimed movie sensation The Queen.
Director: Josie Rourke
Starring: Tom Hiddleston, Mark Gatiss
Runtime: 150 min.
When an old adversary threatens Rome, the city calls once more upon her hero and defender: Coriolanus. But he has enemies at home too. Famine threatens the city, the citizens’ hunger swells to an appetite for change, and on returning from the field, Coriolanus must confront the march of realpolitik and the voice of angry people.
Director: Lyndsey Turner
Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch
Runtime: 220 min.
Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy, directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica) and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralysed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.
National Theatre of China
Royal National Theatre
Beijing ATW Culture Media Co. Ltd.
- 2017.1.7 – 2017.3.11
- English with Chinese subtitles
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