Prima Facie - NTLive
Justin Martin directs this solo tour de force, screened live from the intimate Harold Pinter Theatre in London’s West End.
Jodie Comer (Killing Eve) makes her West End debut in the UK premiere of Suzie Miller’s award-winning play.
Tessa is a young, brilliant barrister. She has worked her way up from working class origins to be at the top of her game; defending; cross examining and winning. An unexpected event forces her to confront the lines where the patriarchal power of the law, burden of proof and morals diverge.
Prima Facie takes us to the heart of where emotion and experience collide with the rules of the game.
From Empire Street Productions BBFC rating TBC
When & WhereChoose Day
Nostalgic sequel to the iconic 1986 film. Stars Tom Cruise, Val Kilmer & Miles Teller.
After more than thirty years of service as one of the Navy's top aviators, Pete "Maverick" Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him.
When he finds himself training a detachment of Top Gun graduates for a specialized mission the likes of which no living pilot has ever seen, Maverick encounters Lt. Bradley Bradshaw (Miles Teller), call sign: "Rooster," the son of Maverick's late friend and Radar Intercept Officer Lt. Nick Bradshaw, aka "Goose". (2h 11mins)
George Michael Freedom Uncut focuses on the formative period in the late Grammy® Award winner’s life and career, leading up to and following the making of his acclaimed, best-selling album “Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1” and his subsequent, infamous High Court battle with his record label that followed, while also becoming poignantly personal about the death of his first love, Anselmo Feleppa. Filmed before Michael’s untimely passing, the documentary is narrated by the singer, who was heavily involved in the making of the film that serves as his final work.
The film features George’s incredible, unseen archival and private home-footage, giving viewers a first-person account of this dramatic period in his life, revealing how he became one of the most influential recording artists of all time, who alone fought a corner for all artists by challenging the standard recording contract helping to rewrite the rules of the music industry. He talks about why he stepped out of the lime light and turned his back on celebrity.
The feature documentary includes the original five supermodels from Oscar®-nominated director David Fincher's “Freedom! '90” video – Naomi Campbell, Christy Turlington, Cindy Crawford, Tatjana Patitz and Linda Evangelista – who come together for the first time to discuss their experience on the iconic music video. The film also features interviews with some of Michael’s most famous friends and music legends, including Stevie Wonder, Elton John, Ricky Gervais, Nile Rodgers, Mark Ronson, Tracey Emin, Liam Gallagher, Mary J. Blige, Jean Paul Gaultier, James Corden and Tony Bennett. (1h 48mins)
SUBTITLED SCREENING WEDS 8TH JUNE 12.30PM
The Crawley family goes on a grand journey to the South of France to uncover the mystery of the Dowager Countess's newly inherited villa. (2h 5mins)
Directed by Andrew Gaynord from a razor sharp script by Tom Stourton and Tom Palmer, with a cast of rising British talent, All My Friends Hate Me is a deliciously dark comedy about social paranoia. (1h 34mins)
Please note: Subtitled version on a Wednesday Screening
Nancy Stokes (Emma Thompson), a retired schoolteacher and widow, is yearning for some adventure, some human connection, and some sex. Good sex. In an anonymous hotel room, Nancy greets a sex worker named Leo Grande (Daryl McCormack). He looks every bit as good as his picture, but what Nancy wasn’t expecting was conversation as well as fornication – and over the course of three rendezvous, the power dynamics shift and their well-worn masks begin to slip.
An uplifting comedy that challenges expectations, Good Luck To You, Leo Grande is a hilarious, heartwarming, sex-positive tale of empowerment and self-discovery. (1h 37mins)
Experience the epic conclusion to the Jurassic era as two generations unite for the first time.
Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard are joined by Oscar®-winner Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum and Sam Neill in Jurassic World Dominion, a bold, timely and breath-taking new adventure that spans the globe. (2h 30mins)
Krypto the Super-Dog and Superman are inseparable best friends, sharing the same superpowers and fighting crime side by side in Metropolis.
However, when the Man of Steel and the rest of the Justice League are kidnapped, Krypto must convince a ragtag group of animals to master their own new found powers for a rescue mission. (1h 40mins)
The event cinema sensation and box office record breaker André Rieu is back in cinemas with his all new 2022 Maastricht Concert: Happy Days are Here Again.
Rieu will be joined in July by the famous Johann Strauss Orchestra to play his popular brand of accessible classical music.
You cannot fail to be moved by his programme of irresistible waltzes, classical music, operetta and classic renditions of famous pieces like 'You’ll Never Walk Alone' and 'Amazing Grace'. (3 hrs)
Screening live from The Royal Opera House. ‘Love cannot kill: it brings new life.’
On a starlit night in Nagasaki, these are the words spoken by American soldier Pinkerton to young geisha Cio-Cio-San. But as they both learn, words and promises carelessly spoken can have indelible consequences.
With a score that includes Butterfly’s aria, 'Un bel dì, vedremo' (‘One fine day’) and the Humming Chorus, Giacomo Puccini’s opera is entrancing and ultimately heart-breaking. Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier’s exquisite production takes inspiration from 19th-century European images of Japan.
In the 2021/22 Season, Dinara Alieva and Lianna Haroutounian share the title role, with Dan Ettinger conducting. In the 22/23 season, Maria Agresta and Lianna Haroutounian share the role of Cio-Cio-San, with Nicola Luisotti conducting.
Approximate running times:
Act I: 55 minutes
Interval: 25 minutes
Acts II and III: 1 hour 30 minutes
Language: Sung in Italian with English subtitles
Recorded screening from The Royal Opera House.
Princess Aida has been kidnapped: a valuable prize in a war between Egypt and Ethiopia. Meanwhile, the ambitious soldier Radames wrestles with his feelings for her. As they draw closer together, each must make an agonising choice between their loyalty to home, and their love for each other.
In this new production, director Robert Carsen situates Verdi’s large-scale political drama within a contemporary world, framing its power struggles and toxic jealousies in the apparatus of a modern, totalitarian state. Antonio Pappano and Mark Elder conduct Verdi’s glorious, monumental score.