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GREAT ART ON SCREEN: WATER LILIES OF MONET: THE MAGIC OF WATER AND LIGHT

GREAT ART ON SCREEN: WATER LILIES OF MONET: THE MAGIC OF WATER AND LIGHT

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NR  |  1 hour 30 minutes

Voyage through the masterpieces and obsessions of the genius and founder of Impressionism, Claude Monet. An art-world disruptor at the turn of the 20th century whose obsession with capturing light and water broke all convention, Monet revolutionized Modern Art with his timeless masterpieces. An in-depth, exclusive tour led by Monet scholars of the museums that house the largest collections of the prolific artist's lilies paintings including the Musée Marmottan Monet, the Orsay Museum, the world-famous panels at L'Orangerie and conc..

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Film opens on Wed, May 22

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OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE - Reserved Seating, Alcohol Available

BOLSHOI BALLET: CARMEN SUITE / PETRUSHKA

BOLSHOI BALLET: CARMEN SUITE / PETRUSHKA

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PG  |  2 hours 20 minutes

Carmen is as sensual and free-spirited as ever as she finds herself caught in a love triangle. The passionate one act ballet by Cuban choreographer Alberto Alonso, originally conceived for legendary Bolshoi prima ballerina Maya Plisetskaya, will captivate audiences alongside Petrushka, a new creation for the Bolshoi by contemporary choreographer Edward Clug. The double-bill event for cinemas encapsulates and showcases the soul of Russian Ballet.

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Film opens on Sun, Jun 2

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OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE - Reserved Seating, Alcohol Available

National Theatre Live: THE AUDIENCE

National Theatre Live: THE AUDIENCE

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PG  |  3 hours 0 minutes

Academy Award®-winner Helen Mirren (The Queen), plays Queen Elizabeth II in the Tony Award®-winning production of The Audience. For 60 years, Queen Elizabeth II has met with each of her 12 prime ministers in a private weekly meeting. This meeting is known as The Audience. No one knows what they discuss, not even their spouses. Through these private audiences, we see glimpses of the woman behind the crown and witness the moments that shaped a monarch. Captured live from London’s West End in 2013, the original broadcast returns to ci..

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Film opens on Wed, Jun 5

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OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE - Reserved Seating, Alcohol Available

National Theatre Live: SMALL ISLAND

National Theatre Live: SMALL ISLAND

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PG-13  |  2 hours 50 minutes

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 SMALL ISLAND traces the tangled history of Jamaica and the UK by following a journey from Jamaica to Britain, through the Second World War to 1948 – the year the HMT Empire Windrush docked at Tilbury, England. Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the play in cinemas, filmed live on st..

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Film opens on Thu, Jun 27

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OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE - Reserved Seating, Alcohol Available

National Theatre Live: HAMLET

National Theatre Live: HAMLET

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PG  |  3 hours 30 minutes

Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, Doctor Strange) plays the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. 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. Now seen by over 900,000 people worldwide, the original broadcast returns to cinemas to mark National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday.

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Film opens on Tue, Jul 9

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MARGARET ATWOOD: LIVE IN CINEMAS

MARGARET ATWOOD: LIVE IN CINEMAS

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PG-13  |  1 hour 50 minutes

Award-winning and bestselling author Margaret Atwood publishes worldwide her highly anticipated new novel – The Testaments – a sequel to her most celebrated work, The Handmaid’s Tale. In a unique live event on this momentous date, cinema audiences will be treated to an evening in conversation with Atwood about the release of the new book, her long and distinguished career and why she has returned to her seminal story of The Handmaid’s Tale, 34 years after she wrote the original. The exclusive cinema event, broadcasting via satellit..

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Film opens on Tue, Sep 24

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OPERA, BALLET AND LIVE THEATRE - Reserved Seating, Alcohol Available