The film of our critically acclaimed production of KING LEAR, co-produced with Talawa Theatre company and with Don Warrington in the title role has continued to wow audiences.

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Screened originally on BBC iPlayer as part of the Shakespeare Lives festival, and then as part of the Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival, KING LEAR the film can now be seen on the big screen here as free showings take place across the country this month.

The screenings kick-off on Friday 14th October at City Hall London, this now sold-out screening will be followed by an interview with director Michael Buffong who will be in conversation with One Show presenter Michelle Ackerley.

From London to Liverpool, Bristol to Birmingham, Nottingham, Derby and in lots more cities you can catch the free screening of this incredible stage to screen production by registering for a ticket here 

On 26th October the film comes to Manchester in a special matinee screening hosted by the British Council at HOME. This screening will also see Don Warrington and Michael Buffong as part of a panel discussing diversity in the arts. You can book your tickets here