World Stage on Screen

Theater and dance productions from around the globe shine on the Amherst Cinema big screen.

CARMEN, the passionate one act ballet by Cuban choreographer Alberto Alonso, will captivate audiences alongside PETRUSHKA, a new creation for the Bolshoi by contemporary choreographer Edward Clug.
Sun, 6/23
Helen Mirren reprises her Academy Award®-winning role as Queen Elizabeth II in encore screenings of the original West End production of THE AUDIENCE, captured live in London in 2013.  
Thu, 7/4
I'M NOT RUNNING is an explosive new political drama exploring personal choices and their public consequences, written by Academy Award-nominated writer David Hare (THE READER, THE HOURS, NT LIVE: SKYLIGHT).
Sat, 7/13
Tue, 8/27
Benedict Cumberbatch plays the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. Now seen by over 900,000 people worldwide, the original broadcast from 2015 returns to cinemas to mark National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday.
Mon, 7/15
Sat, 9/14
Broadcast from London’s West End, see Ian McKellen’s ‘extraordinarily moving portrayal’ (Independent) of King Lear in cinemas.
Sat, 8/24
Tue, 9/3