Playing at Pickford Film Center
180 minutes, UK, In English, Theatre
Rated NR: _
by William Shakespeare, directed by Simon Godwin
Shakespeare’s well-loved romcom of sun, sea and mistaken identity, with a cast including Katherine Parkinson (The IT Crowd) and John Heffernan.
The legendary family-run Hotel Messina on the Italian Riveria has been visited by artists, celebrities and royalty.?But when the owner’s daughter weds a dashing young soldier, not all guests are in the mood for love. A string of scandalous deceptions soon surround not only the young couple, but also the adamantly single Beatrice and Benedick.
Following the award-winning success of National Theatre Live’s Romeo & Juliet, Twelfth Night and Antony and Cleopatra, director Simon Godwin returns with this irresistible comedy, broadcast live from the National Theatre stage.