Tuesday, 27th October 2020 - 7:30pm
Tickets may only be booked by telephoning the Regal box office on 01643 706430 between 9.30am and 12.00pm on Monday, Wednesday or Friday and cost £15.00 (£13.00 for Regal Film Society members and Friends of the Regal, £10.00 for full-time students/unemployed).
This sumptuous re-interpretation of Ian Rickson’s stage production marries the intimacy of the big screen with the electricity of live performance in an exciting combination of film and theatre, this is not simply a capture of the play, but a new and exhilarating hybrid artform. The West End stage production was half way through a sold out run at the Harold Pinter Theatre when the Coronavirus pandemic forced the theatre across to close. It has garnered huge critical and public acclaim and is currently nominated for four Olivier Awards.
Tuesday, 3rd November 2020 - 7:30pm
Tickets may only be booked by telephoning the Regal box office on 01643 706430 between 9.30am and 12.00pm on Monday, Wednesday or Friday and cost £12.00 (£10.50 for Regal Film Society members and Friends of the Regal, £7.50 for full-time students/unemployed). Tickets may also be booked for all three musicals (doesn’t include Uncle Vanya) at a discounted price of £33 (£30 for film society members and Friends and £21 for students/unemployed).
Reprising her Tony Award-winning role ‘Broadway musical’s undisputed Queen’ (The Sunday Times) Kelli O’Hara (Anna) takes to the stage alongside Tony and Oscar nominee Ken Watanabe (The King) in a ‘powerhouse’ (The Times) performance. Also returning to her Tony Award winning role as Lady Thiang is Ruthie Ann Miles.
Based on the novel Anna And The King of Siam, by Margaret Landon, the musical is set in 1860s Bangkok, and tells the story of the unconventional and tempestuous relationship that develops between the King of Siam and Anna, a British schoolteacher whom the modernist King, in an imperialistic world, brings to Siam to teach his many wives and children.