THE MAGISTRATE at the IU Cinema February 24

A very cool new program @ IU Cinema. Can’t wait until the regular program in Fall 2013!

7th & Jordan

12. John Lithgow (Aeneas Posket) and Dandies. Photo by Johan Persson

Many of you may be familiar with Great Britain’s Royal National Theatre and their program of sharing their stage performances with the rest of the world via “simulcast” showings in cinemas and movie theatres. Here is their description of the program (from their home site):

National Theatre Live is the National Theatre of Great Britain’s groundbreaking project to broadcast the best of British theatre from the stage to local cinemas around the world.

Each performance is filmed in high definition and broadcast via satellite to over 500 venues in more than 20 countries.

The National Theatre stages over 20 new shows a year at its London home. Recent successes have included Tony Award-winning War Horse and One Man, Two Guvnors, which have since become international smash-hit productions, transferring to Broadway and beyond.

Many people, including members of our department, have expressed a desire to bring this series of…

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