Kiyomi Fukui: Yearning
SPRING - SUMMER 2023
Art UpFront: Yearning presents two separate bodies of work by Kiyomi Fukui. As a multi-disciplinary artist and educator from Long Beach, California, Fukui’s body of work explores the emotions generated by the experience of ephemerality and impermanence.
NT LIVE: FLEABAG
JUL 8, 8PM
Written and performed by Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag, Killing Eve) and directed by Vicky Jones, Fleabag is a rip-roaring look at some sort of woman living her sort of life. Following a box-office record-breaking run in cinemas in 2019, the one-woman show returns to cinemas to the big screen this summer.
NT LIVE: KING LEAR
JUL 16, 2PM
Considered by many to be the greatest tragedy ever written, King Lear sees two ageing fathers – one a King, one his courtier – reject the children who truly love them. Their blindness unleashes a tornado of pitiless ambition and treachery, as family and state are plunged into a violent power struggle with bitter ends.
MEASURE STILL FOR MEASURE
SEP 7 - OCT 15
Written & directed by Jessica Kubzansky World Premiere Production In this play-within-a-play, a renowned director rehearses a spectacular new production of Shakespeare's Measure for Measure, "the original #metoo story.” But backstage, there's an even bigger drama.