National Theatre Live in partnership with The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

National Theatre Live is the National Theatre of Great Britain's initiative to broadcast live performances from the National's stages to cinemas worldwide.* NTL has allowed us to see the legendary Kenneth Branagh as Macbeth, bask in the glory of Hollywood favorite Benedict Cumberbatch in Frankenstein, and discover the amazing adaptation of the novel The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time. Plus, we love any excuse to hang out at The Modern after hours.

Amphibian Stage Productions presents National Theatre Live is made possible by Jill Fischer.

*These are not live performances. They are theatrical performance that have been filmed and are presented as a screening.

 

National Theatre Live screenings take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth 

3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

2017 NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE SEASON OVERVIEW

PAST:

  • No Man’s Land by Harold Pinter: March 15 & 18 
  • Saint Joan by Bernard Shaw: April 12 & 15
  • Hedda Gabler by Patrick Marber: May 31 & June 3
  • Amadeus by Peter Shaffer: June 21 & 24

UPCOMING:

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 to Saturday, July 22, 2017

July 19, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM | July 22, 1:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is not a live performance. This is a theatrical performance that has been filmed and is presented as a screening.

Tamsin Greig is Malvolia in a new twist on Shakespeare’s classic comedy of mistaken identity.

A ship is wrecked on the rocks. Viola is washed ashore but her twin brother Sebastian is lost. Determined to survive on her own, she steps out to explore a new land. So begins a whirlwind of mistaken identity and unrequited love. 

The running time is 3 hours including a 20-minute intermission.

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 to Saturday, July 29, 2017

July 26, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM | July 29, 1:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is a live performance that is filmed and screened at a later date; this is not a live performance.

All children, except one, grow up... When Peter Pan, leader of the Lost Boys, loses his shadow, headstrong Wendy helps him to reattach it. In return, she is invited to Neverland, where Tinker Bell the fairy, Tiger Lily and the vengeful Captain Hook await. A riot of magic, music and make-believe ensues.

The running time is 2.5 hours with a 20-minute intermission.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017 to Saturday, August 19, 2017

August 16, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM | August 19, 1:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is a live performance that is filmed and screened at a later date; this is not a live performance.

The story has been told before, but never like this. An occupied desert nation. A radical from the wilderness on hunger strike. A girl whose mysterious dance will change the course of the world.

This charged retelling turns the infamous biblical tale on its head, placing the girl we call Salomé at the centre of a revolution.

Please note: Salomé contains nudity, and the characters depict and make reference to sexual violence.

The running time is 2 hours and 5 minutes.  No intermission.

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

September 6, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is not a live performance. This is a theatrical performance that has been filmed and is presented as a screening.

Gino is a drifter, down-at-heel and magnetically handsome. At a road side restaurant he encounters husband and wife, Giuseppe and Giovanna. Irresistibly attracted to each other, Gino and Giovanna begin a fiery affair and plot to murder her husband. But, in this chilling tale of passion and destruction, the crime only serves to tear them apart.

The running time is 1 hour 55 minutes. There is no intermission.

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

September 13, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is not a live performance. This is a theatrical performance that has been filmed and is presented as a screening.

In the early hours of the morning on the campus of an American college, Martha, much to her husband George’s displeasure, has invited the new professor and his wife to their home for some after-party drinks. As the alcohol flows and dawn approaches, the young couple are drawn into George and Martha’s toxic games until the evening reaches its climax in a moment of devastating truth-telling. 

The running time is 3 hours, including a 15-minute intermission.

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017 to Saturday, September 30, 2017

Septemnber 27, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM | September 30, 1:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is not a live performance. This is a theatrical performance that has been filmed and is presented as a screening.

America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. 

The running time is approx. 3 hours.

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017 to Saturday, October 7, 2017

October 4, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM | October 7, 1:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is not a live performance. This is a theatrical performance that has been filmed and is presented as a screening.

America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. 

The running time is 4 hours and 20 minutes, including a 20-minute intermission.

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017 to Saturday, November 18, 2017

November 15, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM | November 18, 1:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is not a live performance. This is a theatrical performance that has been filmed and is presented as a screening.

The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece. 

The running time is approx. 3 hours, with no intermission.

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017 to Saturday, December 2, 2017

November 29, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM | December 2, 1:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is not a live performance. This is a theatrical performance that has been filmed and is presented as a screening.

Against the backdrop of Hamlet, two hapless minor characters, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, take centre stage.  As the young double act stumble their way in and out of the action of Shakespeare’s iconic drama, they become increasingly out of their depth as their version of the story unfolds. 

The running time is approx. 3 hours.

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