Delve Into Your Inner Darkness With Macbeth From National Theatre Live At Cinema Nouveau From 9 June 2018

Catch the next screening in National Theatre Live’s 2018 season at Cinema Nouveau with a modern day take on Shakespeare’s tragedy of moral decline, Macbeth. In the ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war, ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths are propelled towards the crown by forces of elemental darkness.


Intense and terrifying, this new production was filmed live at the National Theatre in London, directed by the NT’s artistic director Rufus Norris. Double Olivier award-winner Rory Kinnear plays Macbeth (Othello, Skyfall), and Olivier and BAFTA nominee Anne-Marie Duff plays Lady Macbeth (Suffragette, Shameless).

Please note this production contains scenes of a violent nature.

Run time: 2 hours and 40 minutes with one 20 minutes interval.

Catch Macbeth at the following Ster-Kinekor Cinema Nouveau sites nationwide from 09 June 2018 for four screenings only:

  • Cinema Nouveau Rosebank (Johannesburg)
  • Gateway Commercial (Durban)
  • Cinema Nouveau Brooklyn (Pretoria)
  • Cinema Nouveau V & A Waterfront (Cape Town)

Forthcoming National Theatre Live broadcasts for 2018 include Golden Globe, Tony and Olivier award winner Ian McKellen (The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings) in King Lear; BAFTA award winner Vanessa Kirby (The Crown) in Julie, an updated version of the Strindberg classic Miss Julie, and Olivier award winner Mark Gatiss (Sherlock) in The Madness of George III. Visit to check for forthcoming SA screening dates.

By Andrew Germishuys

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