FOLLIES - National Theatre Live



Cinema Arts Centre - Cinema 1 Thu, Nov 16, 2017 7:00 PM


National Theatre Live

The best of British Theatre Broadcast Live to Cinemas Worldwide


Thursday, November 16 at 7 pm | Members $20 | Public $25

Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas.

New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves. Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production of Stephen Sondheim’s classic musical. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, it’s directed by Dominic Cooke (The Comedy of Errors). 3 hours and 30 minutes.