Schedule of Upcoming Live Theatre Broadcasts in Movie Theatres and on TV

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The following is a list of live stage productions announced to be shown in movie theatres and on television. If you would like to submit any updates, please email dgewirtzman@playbill.com.

CYRANO DE BERGERAC
U.S. Broadcast Date: February 20, 2020
Theatre: Playhouse Theatre, London
Stage Director: Jamie Lloyd
Cast: James McAvoy
Martin Crimp's adaptation of the Edmond Rostand play.
More Information: National Theatre Live

RIVERDANCE
U.S. Broadcast Date: March 15, 2020
Theatre: 3Arena, Dublin
Stage Director: John McColgan
A 25th anniversary staging of the Irish dance extravaganza.
More Information: Riverdance 25

THE WELKIN
U.S. Broadcast Date: May 21, 2020
Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre, London
Stage Director: James Macdonald
Cast: Maxine Peake, Ria Zmitrowicz
Lucy Kirkwood's new play about a woman sentenced to be hanged for murder who claims she is pregnant.
More Information: National Theatre Live

ANN
Channel: PBS
U.S. Broadcast Date: June 19, 2020
Theatre: Zach Theater, Austin
Stage Director: Benjamin Endsley Klein
Cast: Holland Taylor
A Great Performances broadcast of Holland Taylor's play about about Texas governor Ann Richards.
More Information: PBS

GLORIA: A LIFE
Channel: PBS
U.S. Broadcast Date: June 26, 2020
Theatre: Daryl Roth Theatre, New York
Stage Director: Diane Paulus
Cast: Christine Lahti
A Great Performances broadcast of Emily Mann's play about feminist movement leader Gloria Steinem.
More Information: PBS

JACK ABSOLUTE FLIES AGAIN
U.S. Broadcast Date: 2020
Theatre: Olivier Theatre, London
Stage Director: Thea Sharrock
Cast: Laurie Davidson, Richard Fleeshman, Caroline Quentin, Natalie Simpson
Richard Bean and Oliver Chris' new adaptation of Brinsley Sheridan's comedy The Rivals.
More Information: National Theatre Live

ROMEO AND JULIET
U.S. Broadcast Date: 2020
Theatre: Olivier Theatre, London
Stage Director: Simon Godwin
Cast: Jessie Buckley, Josh O’Connor
William Shakespeare's tragedy about star-crossed lovers.
More Information: National Theatre Live

HAMILTON
U.S. Broadcast Date: From October 15, 2021
Theatre: Richard Rodgers Theatre, New York
Stage Director: Thomas Kail
Cast: Daveed Diggs, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Jonathan Groff, Christopher Jackson, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Leslie Odom Jr., Phillipa Soo
Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-, Pulitzer-, and Olivier-winning musical, filmed in June 2016 with its original Broadway cast.
More Information: Playbill

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