RSC: Shakespeare Live!

ENCORE! A unique Captured Live two-hour event marking the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, David Tennant hosts this stage spectacular on Shakespeare’s birthday from Stratford-upon-Avon. This star-studded show celebrates Shakespeare’s plays and their enduring influence on music, dance, opera, musical theatre and comedy.

Royal Shakespeare Company Artistic Director, Gregory Doran is assembling a once-in-a-lifetime cast, including Dame Judi Dench, Sir Ian McKellen, Helen Mirren, Benedict Cumberbatch, Rufus Wainwright, David Tennant, Rory Kinnear, David Suchet, John Lithgow, Tim Minchin and many more. The Royal Ballet, The Orchestra of the Swan, and Birmingham Royal Ballet will also perform in a unique tribute to the genius and influence of the world’s greatest playwright and storyteller.


Legend Deluxe: In-Cinema dining session.
Event: Special event screening, complimentary & discount tickets do not apply
CC & AD: Closed Captions or Audio Description available for individual/personal use in those shows indicating a 'CC & AD' notation on a film's session time booking button. Please note that only selected sessions are capable of offering the Closed Captions or Audio Description option, please contact the cinema in the event of confusion to avoid disappointment.

Session times for the new cinema week, commencing each Thursday, will be released the Tuesday afternoon prior

Rating E
Genre Documentary
Running Time 161
D PDF sessions Closed Caption MUSIC IN MOVIES MDFF Australian Made CINEMA FIASCO CNMN First Nations Acknowledgement