25 February 2016
Shakespeare’s comedy of love and change, As You Like It, is broadcast live to the UK on 25 February 2016.
Polly Findlay directs Rosalie Craig in the National Theatre’s first production of As You Like it in over 30 years.
With her father the Duke banished and in exile, Rosalind and her cousin Celia leave their lives in the court behind them and journey into the Forest of Arden.
There released from convention, Rosalind experiences the liberating rush of transformation. Disguising herself as a boy, she embraces a different way of living and falls spectacularly in love.
As You Like It is broadcast live from the National Theatre on 25 February 2016.