CAPTURED LIVE AND RETURNING TO CINEMAS
ENO SCREEN: THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE Tuesday 18 June 7.30pm
Directed by Mike Leigh
Cert PG, running time 148 minutes (Act I 60 minutes; interval 20 minutes; Act II 50 minutes)
Directed by Mike Leigh (Palme d’Or winner and 5 times Oscar nominee), Gilbert & Sullivan’s popular comic opera features much-loved favourites including ‘A Policeman’s Lot is not a Happy One’ and ‘I am the Very Model of a Modern Major General’.
‘Precise and pricelessly funny production’ ***** The Stage
‘A jolly good show’ ***** The Telegraph
‘A delightful surprise’ **** The Times
ENO SCREEN: THE MIKADO Tuesday 2nd July 7.15pm
Directed by Jonathan Miller
Cert PG, running time 185 minutes (Act I 70 minutes; interval 20minutes; Act II 60 minutes)
Set in an ever-so English 1930s seaside hotel, ENO’s iconic production of The Mikado is a popular hit with audiences of all ages. Experience Gilbert and Sullivan’s irresistible combination of virtuosic wit, memorable melodies and hilarious antics in this much-loved production from Jonathan Miller.
‘A glorious production of Gilbert & Sullivan’s best comic opera’ **** Daily Express
‘Bright and Sharp. The pace never really lets up’ ***** The Guardian
‘Hilariously funny’’ ***** Bachtrack