National Theatre to broadcast live shows in 50 cinemas nationwide

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National Theatre artistic director Nicholas Hytner has revealed that the NT is to offer live broadcasts of its shows at cinemas across the country from this summer.

The scheme, called NT Live, which Hytner estimates will cost the venue £50,000 per show to broadcast, will launch with the venue’s forthcoming staging of Phedre with Helen Mirren in the title role. Read the full story at >>.