National Theatre Live is an initiative by the National Theatre of Great Britain to broadcast live performances onto cinema screens around the world. Since its first season, which began in June 2009 with the acclaimed production of Phédre starring Helen Mirren, over 1.75 million people have now experienced the work of National Theatre Live in cinemas worldwide.


Exhibition dates are added frequently. In Australia, the plays are captured live in HD, and screened concurrently, where possible, with the London National Theatre season.


Ticket prices:

Adults $25 | Seniors $23

Full-time students/children $15

Student groups (10+) $10 each

2017 - 2018 ProductionsDownload our March/April programme.

  • From: Saturday, 17 March 2018

    NTL: Young Marx (Exempt)

    NTL: Young Marx

    A brand-new comedy, from the same creative team behind the smash hit NT Live comedy One Man, Two Guvnors. Rory Kinnear is Marx and Oliver Chris is Engels, in this new comedy written by Richard Bean and Clive Coleman.

  • From: Saturday, 14 April 2018

    NTL: Julius Caesar (Exempt)

    NTL: Julius Caesar

    Nicholas Hytner’s production will thrust the audience into the street party that greets Caesar’s return, the congress that witnesses his murder, the rally that assembles for his funeral and the chaos that explodes in its wake. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London. Please note there is no interval.

  • From: Saturday, 5 May 2018

    NTL: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (MA 15+)

    NTL: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

    Sienna Miller stars as Maggie alongside Jack O’Connell as Brick and Colm Meaney as Big Daddy in Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer Prize-winning play. A return to the stage for director Benedict Andrews following his smash hit production of A Streetcar Named Desire.

  • From: Saturday, 21 July 2018

    NTL: Macbeth (Exempt)

    NTL: Macbeth

    Shakespeare’s most intense and terrifying tragedy, directed by Rufus Norris, will see Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff return to the National Theatre to play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth. The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war. Ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths are propelled towards the crown by forces of elemental darkness.


Ticket Prices

  • 2D screenings:
    Adults $12 • Seniors $11 • Children (aged 3 to 12) $10 • Two movies same day/person $20 - includes tea or coffee (3D films excluded)
  • 3D screenings:
    All tickets $13 or $45 for family of four (max two adults, children aged 3 to 12)
  • NT Live:
    Adults $25 • Seniors $23 • Full-time students/children $15 • Student groups (10+) $12 each
  • MET Opera:
    Adults $28 • Seniors $23

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