Posts Tagged ‘NT Live’

Review of the NT Live broadcast of Hamlet starring Maxine Peake in the title role. This Manchester Royal Exchange production also cast women as Polonius (Polonia), the gravediggers, Guildenstern and the Player King. It was considerably more post-edited than earlier NT Live filmed plays. That’s three major Shakespeare tragedies close together! I need a rest …


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Review of the National Theatre “NT Live” broadcast of Medea by Euripides in a new version by Ben Power, starring Helen McCrory as Medea.

Medea press

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Review added of Coriolanus, with Tom Hiddleston in the title role. This was a live theatre broadcast from the Donmar Warehouse in London to cinemas, and is in the “stage” section of the reviews.


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