Call us on 01394 382174  
Watch The Trailer
AVAILABLE FOR FEATURE FILMS
Troilus and Cressida broadcast live from the Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Wednesday 14th November

Wednesday 14th November 7pm


Troilus and Cressida swear they will always be true to one another. But in the seventh year of the siege of Troy their innocence is tested, and exposed to the savage corrupting influence of war, with tragic consequences.

Virtuoso percussionist Evelyn Glennie collaborates with RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran to create a satirical futuristic vision of a world resounding with the rhythm of battle, broadcast live to cinemas from Shakespeare's home town. 

The Greek army is encamped under the walls of Troy and, at the point at which the play begins, the war has reached stalemate. The Greeks are quarrelling amongst themselves. Achilles, their greatest champion, refuses to fight and has withdrawn to his tent with his lover, Patroclus. Equally at odds with themselves, the Trojans are debating the value of continuing the war merely for the sake of keeping Helen.

Troilus is much distracted from these military concerns by his love for Cressida, the daughter of a Trojan who has defected to the Greek camp. The young lovers are eagerly assisted by Cressida's uncle Pandarus, who acts as their go-between. However, after only one night together they are parted when Cressida is sent to join her father in the Greek camp. Almost immediately she betrays Troilus with the Greek Diomedes and, discovering this, Troilus is plunged into despair.

With the fall of Troy certain, Troilus vows revenge on Achilles.


Full film details, credits and trailers can be found at IMDB.com


Running Time:
TBC

Book by phone on 01394 382174

Box Office Hours
Mon - Sat 10am - 8:30pm
Sun 10am - 6:30pm

Cinema Entrance Prices
Adult - £8.50
Senior/Student with ID - £7
Child (15 and under) - £6
Family Ticket - £25
(2 adults + 2 children or 1 adult + 3 children)

Please note stage shows, live streams & featured events are priced individually. Tickets for all our performances (including films) are non refundable.
 
King of Thieves
Friday 21st September until Thursday 4th October
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Monday 24th September (Dementia Friendly)
King Lear - broadcast live from Duke of York's Theatre
Thursday 27th September - Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 (ID Req)
The Seagull
Saturday 29th September until Thursday 11th October
The Winter's Tale - live broadcast from the Globe Theatre
Thursday 4th October - Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 (ID Req)
Vertigo (1958)
Silver Screen - Friday 5th October
Tampopo - FilmFeast
Saturday 6th October
Jaws - FilmFeast
Saturday 6th October
Sour Grapes - FilmFeast
Sunday 7th October
Babette's Feast - FilmFeast
Sunday 7th October
Sideways - FilmFeast
Sunday 7th October
The Rider
Monday 8th to Thursday 11th October
The Importance of Being Earnest - live broadcast from the Vaudeville Theatre
Tuesday 9th October - Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 (ID Req)
Cliff Richard Live: 60th Anniversary Tour (Live Broadcast)
Friday 12th October & Sunday 14th October(ENCORE)- Tickets £15
The Little Stranger
Friday 12th October until Thursday 18th October
Mayerling - live broadcast from the Royal Opera House
Monday 15th October - Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 (ID Req)
Nureyev
Tuesday 16th October until Thursday 18th October
On The Town (1949)
Friday 19th October (Silver Screen) Monday 22nd October (Dementia Friendly)
The House With a Clock in its Walls
Friday 19th October until Thursday 25th October
A United Kingdom - Charity Screening
Sunday 21st October ONLY
Die Walkure Broadcast Live from the Royal Opera House
Sunday 28th October - Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 (ID Req)
Allelujah!
Thursday 1st November (Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 ID Req)
Brief Encounter (1945)
Friday 2nd November (Silver Screen)
Degas: Passion for Perfection - Exhibition On Screen
Sunday 11th November Tickets £12.50 | Students £10 (ID Req)
Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)
Friday 16th November (Silver Screen) Monday 26th November (Dementia Friendly)
The King and I
Thursday 29th November - Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 (ID Req)
Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
Friday 30th November (Silver Screen)
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
Saturday 1st December
The Nutcracker - live broadcast from the Royal Opera House
Monday 3rd December & Sunday 9th December (encore)
The Nightmare Before Christmas
Saturday 8th December
White Christmas
Monday 17th December (Dementia Friendly)
Up
Saturday 29th December
Andre Rieu 2019 New Year's Concert from Sydney
Saturday 5th - Sunday 6th January