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 of the classic tragedy.
A longstanding feud between Verona's Montague and Capulet families brings about
devastating consequences for two young lovers caught in the conflict.
Kenneth Branagh co-directs with Rob Ashford, reuniting with the stars of his celebrated film
of Cinderella, Richard Madden and Lily James, as Romeo and Juliet. Also featuring Sir
Derek Jacobi as Mercutio and Meera Syal as The Nurse.
Romeo and Juliet will be screened in high definition black and white.
The Beatles: Eight Days A Week - The Touring Years is based on the first part of The
Beatles' career (1962-1966) – the period in which they toured and captured the world's
acclaim. Ron Howard's film will explore how John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George
Harrison and Ringo Starr came together to become this extraordinary phenomenon,
"The Beatles." It will delve into their inner workings – how they made decisions, created
their music and built their collective career together – all the while, highlighting The
Beatles' extraordinary and unique musical gifts and their remarkable, complementary
personalities. The film will focus on the time period from the early Beatles' journey in the
days of The Cavern Club in Liverpool to their last concert at Candlestick Park in San
Francisco in 1966.