The National Theatre At 50

Episodes

TitleRepeatedComments
Amadeus20131027 (BBC7)

By Peter Shaffer. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's final years. Peter Hall's National Theatre cast with Paul Scofield, Simon Callow and Felicity Kendal.

Elmina's Kitchen20131020 (BBC7)

By Kwame Kwei-Armah. Life is tough for ex-boxer Deli, in his café on Hackney's Murder Mile

The History Boys20131026 (BBC7)

By Alan Bennett. The tussles of staffroom rivalry and the anarchy of adolescence. Nicholas Hytner's National Theatre cast with Richard Griffiths.

The National Theatre At 5020131019 (BBC7)

Daniel Rosenthal conjures up stories and scenes from a unique national institution.

The Nativity20131020 (BBC7)
20131021 (BBC7)

The story of Christ's birth. Bill Bryden's National Theatre, based on medieval plays.

The Third Soldier Holds His Thighs20131021 (BBC7)

By Mark Lawson. How Mary Whitehouse sparked 1982's obscenity trial of Michael Bogdanov.