Jonathan Kent’s production of Noel Coward’s Privates Lives, which originated in Chichester and recently closed at the Gielgud Theatre, is to get a big-screen outing.
The comedy, which stars Toby Stephens and Anna Chancellor, will be screened in UK cinemas from 6 February 2014 (in the US 11 December 2013) as part of Digital Theatre’s West End Theatre series.
It will follow the Digital Theatre cinema release of Maria Friedman’s production of Sondheim’s Merrily We Roll Along which rolls out in UK cinemas for one night only next week, on 24 October 2013 (in the US on Wednesday 23 October 2013).
More theatre at the movies coming soon includes NT Live’s Hamlet starring Rory Kinnear on 22 October 2013, Danny Boyle’s Frankenstein from 31 October 2013, Alan Bennett’s The Habit of Art on 7 November 2013, the Donmar Warehouse production of Coriolanus with Tom Hiddleston from 30 January 2014, and the National Theatre’s production of War Horse from 27 February 2014.
The RSC Live from Stratford-upon-Avon cinema programme will see David Tennant in Richard II, which opened last night in Stratford, on 13 November 2013, Henry IV Part I on 14 May 2014, Part II on 18 June 2014, and The Two Gentlemen of Verona on 3 September 2013.