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Shakespeare Live! encore screening from PictureHouse Entertainment

  • Manship Theatre 100 Lafayette Street Baton Rouge, LA, 70801 United States (map)

Shakespeare Live! re-broadcast encore screening. 

**This is not a live event.  Film length is 2hrs 40mins.  This film is rated: NR

Hosted by David Tennant and Catherine Tate, this star-studded show from the BBC and the Royal Shakespeare Company celebrates Shakespeare's plays and their enduring influence on music, dance, opera, musical theatre and comedy.

Captured live from Stratford-Upon-Avon on the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran has assembled an astonishing once-in-a-lifetime cast:

Dame Judi Dench, Sir Ian McKellen, Dame Helen Mirren, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tim Minchin, Rufus Wainwright, John Lithgow, David Suchet, Rory Kenner, Joseph Fiennes, the cast of Horrible Histories, The Royal Ballet, English National Opera (ENO), Birmingham Royal Ballet, and many more!

Shakespeare Live! From the RSC will feature numerous theatrical performances, as well as Shakespeare-inspired works spanning the musical genres, including hip-hop, blues, musical theatre, jazz, opera and classical music.  This unique gala event will immerse you in the excitement, the drama, the laughter, the tears, the constant reinvention and the utter timelessness of the works of William Shakespeare.

Price:$17 plus fees. 

For more information, call 225-344-0334 or click here for the website.

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