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Talk Platform: Nicholas Hytner - Balancing Acts

Platform: Nicholas Hytner - Balancing Acts

Photo (Nicholas Hytner) by Johan Persson

Key facts

Genre: Conference with speech-to-text

Synopsis

Nicholas Hytner reveals the inside story of his 12 years at the helm of the National. This is a story about actors, writers and directors; about directing new plays like The History Boys and One Man, Two Guvnors; films like The Madness of King George; about probing Shakespeare from every angle and reinventing the classics; and about coming up time and again against the challenge of reconciling art and commerce. With candour, intelligence, humour and insight borne from experience of extraordinary successes and lunatic failures, he explores the biggest questions facing the creative industries right now.

Event details

Mon 22 May 2017, 6:00pm

Live subtitling by Stagetext

Venue details

National Theatre (Lyttelton)
South Bank
London
SE1 9PX

Phone: 020 7452 3000

Email: boxoffice@nationaltheatre.org.uk

Website: National Theatre (Lyttelton)

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