Follies: National Theatre Live

November 16, 2017

November 16, 2017

7:00 pm To 9:35 pm

Cineplex Cinemas, Dundas Street East, Toronto, ON, Canada

19.95

Event Description

Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas.

New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves.

Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, it’s directed by Dominic Cooke (The Comedy of Errors).

Note: The November 16th screening at Yonge/Dundas is sold out, but it will be shown again on Saturday, January 20th.

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