Love Theatre? Love Wivenhoe House as the Lakeside Theatre at the University of Essex, just five minutes’ walk away, will be showing live National Theatre and Royal Shakespeare Company productions from November.
Some of the best productions from the best theatre venues in the country will be projected live into the theatre, starting at 7.00 pm, giving you enough time to enjoy dinner in the brasserie before a short walk to your comfy seat.
Next performance: The Threepenny Opera
Rory Kinnear is Mack the Knife in a new version of this landmark twentieth-century musical, broadcast live from the stage of the National Theatre.
Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill’s classic musical theatre piece is adapted by Simon Stephens (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time) and directed by Rufus Norris (Everyman, London Road).
As London’s East End scrubs up for the coronation, Mr and Mrs Peachum gear up for a bumper day in the beggary business. Keeping tight control of the city’s underground – and their daughter’s whereabouts.
With Olivier Award-winner Rory Kinnear (Hamlet, Othello, James Bond) as Macheath, alongside Rosalie Craig (As You Like It, My Family and other Animals) as Polly Peachum and Haydn Gwynne (The Windsors, Drop the Dead Donkey) as Mrs Peachum.
Contains filthy language and immoral behaviour.
Encore Screenings are recordings of recent performances.
Please note that the screening begins at 7.00pm, but the performance itself begins at 7.30pm.
How to book tickets
How to book a table in the brasserie
- Book online
- Call us on 01206 863666