• Released
  • July 19, 2016
  • (Start Time: 7:00PM Local Time)
  • PG-13 , 3 hr 0 min
  • Concert/Special Events
NT Live: The Audience 2016 Encore Synopsis
Fathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live present a special encore of The Audience, featuring Tony Award® and Academy Award® winner Helen Mirren, when it returns to select cinemas nationwide for a one-night event on Tuesday, July...

Movie Reviews

The Audience

By barrettbelfast
A wonderful combination of actors, set design, costuming, and sharp cogent material. My only complaint is about the quality of the film, which had streaks going through constantly, and the sound was...

The Audience

By JulianneLee
I was especially pleased to be able to see this play as it was presented in the UK. It was only a slight struggle to understand the political jokes, and though I am an American I don't care to be...

Tour de force performance by Helen Mirren

By bethmeier
Thank you for this Encore presentation. Dame Helen takes the Queen from her mid-20s to current day. The subtle changes in posture and voice are especially challenging in the non-chronological...


By MaestroCheah
The play is incredible and Helen Mirren is a national treasure....

Excellent play - great broadcast

I love Helen Mirren, and she is amazing in this play. She really is the Queen - but the Queen at a very young age, in her late 80s, and everything in between. With terrific costumes and staging and...

The Audience

By graniani

NT Live: The Audience

By harrietss
Superb play, extraordinary acting, and wonderful interval and post-performance features....

A Bit of British History Written for the Stage!!!!!

Incredible insight into a true Monarch and here private interaction with 12 of her Prime Ministers over the past 60 years. Masterfully written and performed....


By helenspindler
We were so glad we had the opportunity to see this play. We missed it on B'way, and when I saw an NT Live encore advertised online, I leaped at buying tickets. Mirren was brilliant! Support cast...

Her highness, Queen Helen!

By jmanasan
I saw the play on Broadway, and so wanted to see it again, So when this encore presentation was offered, I seized the opportunity! And the additional footage - a prerecorded Q&A was a great extra...

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Rated PG-13