LSSC Presents Theatrical London: Stage Beauty (Richard Eyre, 2004)

Venue: Birkbeck Cinema, 43 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PD
Booking details: Free entry; first come, first seated

Theatrical London


British cinema has produced a wide variety of recreations of London's theatre history. This selection of some of the most successful ranges from the Elizabethan playhouses, through Restoration and and Vistorian theatre, with a special presentation on 30 May using extracts from films that have recreated the forgotten fringes of British theatre.



 2 May             Shakespeare in Love (John Madden, 1998)



30 May           Masks and Faces (Fred Paul, 1917). Also extracts from recreations of 18th and 19th century London theatre. (Great Mr HandelThe Elephant Man, Chaplin, Champagne Charlie)


13 June            Stage Beauty (Richard Eyre, 2004)


27 June            Theatre of Blood (Douglas Hickox, 1973)


All 2.00pm Birkbeck Cinema, 43 Gordon Square

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