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Mark your diary: this Saturday, 2 November at 9pm for a once-in-a-lifetime performance, 50 years on stage, broadcast live from the National Theatre to BBC Two.

From Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead to The History Boys, from Antony and Cleopatra to Angels in America, from Guys and Dolls to London Road – join us for a thrilling evening of live performance and rare glimpses from the archive, featuring many of the most celebrated actors who have performed on our stages over the past five decades and directed by Nicholas Hytner.

A cast of 100 will perform live on stage, including Roger Allam, Simon Russell Beale, Benedict Cumberbatch, Frances de la Tour, Judi Dench, Christopher Eccleston, Ralph Fiennes, Michael Gambon, Derek Jacobi, Alex Jennings, Rory Kinnear, Adrian Lester, Anna Maxwell Martin, Helen Mirren, Andrew Scott, Maggie Smith and Penelope Wilton and more to be announced.


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    Yes. Yes. Yes.
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    Would have been even cooler if the tickets had been more affordable.
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    WILL THIS BE ON THE IPLAYER? THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT. I NEED TO KNOW.
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    AND MAGGIE SMITH LET ME WATCH IT IMMEDIATLY