What You'll Get
With ArtsEmerson's Stage to Screen series, you can see the best live performances from around the world without ever leaving Boston. In these filmed stage productions, you can experience acclaimed productions from Russia to London's West End. Experience the thrill of seeing the likes of Helen Mirren, Ralph Fiennes, Vanessa Redgrave and Benedict Cumberbatch in a live performance. The screenings bring you everything from exciting new takes on Shakespeare to acclaimed dance troupes like Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Ballet Hispanico. Don't miss your chance to catch these performances at the Bright Family Screening Room.
Please note: these events are screenings of filmed stage performances.
OCT 8-9 — The Audience:
Nominated for three Tony Awards, The Audience sees Helen Mirren reprise her Olivier Award-winning performance as Queen Elizabeth II, following her Academy Award win for the same role in The Queen. Encore screenings of the original West End production of The Audience, captured live in London in 2013, feature an exclusive Q&A with Stephen Daldry and Helen Mirren.
Oct 14-16 — Richard III:
Almeida Artistic Director Rupert Goold (King Charles III, The Merchant of Venice, Medea) brings Shakespeare’s most notorious villain to the Almeida Theatre with a cast that includes Ralph Fiennes as Richard and Vanessa Redgrave as Queen Margaret.
Oct 28-30 — Stage Russia: Eugene Onegin:
Eugene Onegin has often been referred to as an encyclopedia of 19th century Russian life. Rimas Tuminas’ reimagining unfolds in the memory and imagination of Pushkin’s characters. The images are split between past and present, between reality and imagination.
Nov 5-6 — National Theatre Live: Frankenstein:
Directed by Academy Award winner Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, Slumdog Millionaire), Frankenstein features Benedict Cumberbatch (12 Years A Slave, Star Trek: Into Darkness_) and Jonny Lee Miller (_Trainspotting, Mansfield Park) alternating roles as Victor Frankenstein and his creation.
Nov 13 — Ballet Hispanico:
Ballet Hispanico will “whisk us away to contemporary dance’s hottest spot” (Washington Post) in this imaginative and theatrical showcase of Latin-inspired dancing at its best.
Nov 18-20 — National Theatre Live: Hamlet:
As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralyzed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.
Dec 16-18 — National Theatre Live: War Horse:
Based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, War Horse is the powerful story of a young boy called Albert and his beloved horse, Joey, who has been requisitioned to fight for the British in World War I. Caught in enemy crossfire, Joey ends up serving on both sides during the war before landing in No Man’s Land, while Albert, not old enough to enlist, embarks on a treacherous mission to find his horse and bring him home.
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