Royal Shakespeare Company’s Antony & Cleopatra at No. 6 Cinema

No. 6 Cinema, Portsmouth’s only independent filmhouse, stream a live Royal Shakespeare Company production of Antony & Cleopatra on Wednesday 24th May, from 7:00pm. Following Caesar’s assassination, Mark Antony has reached the heights of power. Now he has neglected his empire for a life of decadent seduction with his mistress, Cleopatra, …
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May 2017
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Royal Shakespeare Company’s The Tempest at No. 6 Cinema

No. 6 Cinema, Portsmouth’s only independent filmhouse, stream a live Royal Shakespeare Company production of The Tempest on Wednesday 11th January, from 7:00pm. Simon Russell Beale returns to the Royal Shakespeare Company after 20 years to play Prospero in this groundbreaking production directed by Gregory Doran. On a distant island, a man …
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Jan 2017
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Royal Shakespeare Company’s King Lear at No. 6 Cinema

No. 6 Cinema, Portsmouth’s only independent filmhouse, stream a live Royal Shakespeare Company production of King Lear on Wednesday 12th October, from 7:00pm. King Lear has ruled for many years. As age begins to overtake him, he decides to divide his kingdom amongst his children, living out his days …
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Oct 2016
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Royal Shakespeare Company’s Cymbeline at No. 6 Cinema

No. 6 Cinema, Portsmouth’s only independent filmhouse, stream a live Royal Shakespeare Company production of Cymbeline on Wednesday 28th September, from 7:00pm. Britain is in crisis. Alienated, insular, and on the brink of disaster. Can it be saved? An ineffectual Queen Cymbeline rules over a divided dystopian Britain. Consumed with grief …
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Sep 2016
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‘Branagh Theatre Encore: Romeo & Juliet’ at No. 6 Cinema

No. 6 Cinema, Portsmouth’s only independent filmhouse, screen Kenneth Branagh’s 2016 theatrical production of Romeo & Juliet on Friday 16th September 2016, from 7:00pm. The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company Live cinema season continues with a new vision of Shakespeare’s heartbreaking tale of forbidden love. Branagh and his creative team present a modern, passionate version …
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Sep 2016
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14 films to see at No. 6 Cinema Portsmouth this September

After a summer break, Portsmouth’s only independent filmhouse, No. 6 Cinema, returns with a September programme honouring their signature mix of the latest blockbuster releases and renowned cult classics, all showing on the biggest screen on the south coast. This September, the Historic Dockyard-based cinema also has a number …

The Two Gentlemen of Verona at the New Theatre Royal

Shakespeare’s Globe are partnering with Portsmouth’s New Theatre Royal for the premiere of their brand new touring production: The Two Gentlemen of Verona. The premiere run will take place at the New Theatre Royal from 13th through 16th July. The play will be directed by Nick Bagnall, who is looking …
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Jul 2016
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Shakespeare’s Globe bring Two Gentlemen of Verona to New Theatre Royal

Shakespeare’s Globe are partnering with Portsmouth’s New Theatre Royal for the premiere of their brand new touring production: The Two Gentlemen of Verona. The premiere run will take place at the New Theatre Royal from 13th through 16th July. The play will be directed by Nick Bagnall, who is looking …

Shakespeare: not of an age, but for all time

To commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, Dr. Nick Walton from the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust leads a talk at Portsmouth Grammar School. The lecture, taking place in the school’s David Russell Theatre, will focus on how Shakespeare’s works aren’t just to be acclaimed, enjoyed, and revered …
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Jun 2016
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Shakespeare Untold

Shakespeare’s Globe and Seabright Productions present: Shakespeare Untold Romeo and Juliet (The Party Planner’s Tale) & Titus Andronicus (The Piemaker’s Tale) Behind all great stories are the people you probably didn’t notice. Shakespeare may not have mentioned them, but they know what really happened. The Party Planner’s Tale, tells …
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May 2016
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