An encore screening of the acclaimed 2017 stage production starring, Sienna Miller, Jack O'Connell and Colm Meaney.
On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gather at their cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddy’s birthday. The scorching heat is almost as oppressive as the lies they tell. Brick and Maggie dance round the secrets and sexual tensions that threaten to destroy their marriage. With the future of the family at stake, which version of the truth is real – and which will win out?
Directed by Benedict Andrews (A Streetcar Named Desire), Tennessee Williams’ twentieth century masterpiece Cat on a Hot Tin Roof played a strictly limited season in London’s West End in 2017. The acclaimed production starring Sienna Miller, Jack O'Connell and Colm Meaney, was captured live and will be screened in the Corn Exchange auditorium in February 2018.
“"A bold reimagining…innovative and powerfully acted" ★★★★ ”
“"A brilliant, lacerating account of the play… unforgettable" ★★★★ ”
“"Miller and O’Connell get to a raw and naked truth" ★★★★ ”
Director: Benedict Andrews
Starring: Sienna Miller, Jack O'Connell and Colm Meaney
'Encore' screenings have been recorded live and released for broadcast at a later date, shown in cinemas around the UK.