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Wonderful surprise!

By asawh
Written August 02, 2015
We liked everything about the play. The various prime ministers were projected as fascinating characters wrapped in their intense polical personas, and the queen was ruly majestic. The facial acting of all players was fascinating to watch, making the cinema presentation better than going to the play. Thanks. We hope to see as many future NT cinema presentations as we can. We hope that you will expand to more theatres near us.
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Fantastic Theatre!

By fgamble
Written September 02, 2015
Helen Mirren is a force of nature--and the rest of the cast is outstanding. What a treat to see this production--on our side of the pond!
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The Audience

By cfm522
Written September 04, 2015
What a wonderful experience! I have not attended a National Theater Live before. It was like being at the theatre with all the attendees. The production was amazing!! A story line of perfection, staged so the audience felt like they had a private audience with the former Prime Ministers and the Queen! Loved, loved, loved it!
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The Audience

By carolkeig
Written January 29, 2015
Wonderful theater and a real tour de force for the whole cast. The format was just perfect for a telecast and the play writing was superb. Please tell me why it was not playing in Boulder or Denver, CO. We drove 36 miles to see this telecast. And only found out about by pure happenstance Last year there were 4 National Theater Telecasts at the Cinemark in Boulder. Maybe the reason is poor attendance, but there was virtually no advertising apart from previews at the Cinema. This is not the way to market such excellent theater. It can be successful witness the Met opera telecasts and you are appealing to the same audience. I would appreciate a response Thank you
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What an evening!

By paradise777
Written August 31, 2014
It was a privilege and pleasure to be able to see this wonderful live play. Loved every minute of it. We want to see more National Theater live performances. Have often wondered why live theater wasn't filmed so people from all over can enjoy it.
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