From Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead to The History Boys, from Antony and Cleopatra to Angels in America, from Guys and Dolls to London Road – this thrilling evening of live performances and rare glimpses from the archive features many of the most celebrated actors who have performed at the National over the past five decades. The whole event has been directed by Nicholas Hytner and HH client LLOYD OWEN is one of the actors performing in the show, playing Tony Blair in an extract from the play Stuff Happens.
Other cast members include Helen Mirren, Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Penelope Wilton, Christopher Eccleston, Ralph Fiennes, Michael Gambon, Derek Jacobi, Benedict Cumberbatch and Frances de la Tour, to name but a few.
Do not miss this spectacular performance, which you can watch live on BBC Two from 9pm-11:15pm, this Saturday 2nd November. Check out the trailer below: