Sunday Nov 18, 2012
The Globe on the Big Screen celebrates the power, imagination and excitement of classic literature.
Be transported to the surroundings in which William Shakespeare intended his work to be experienced. The Globe on the Big Screen will present classic works in an imaginative, skillful and accessible style that honors Shakespeare and his fellow playwrights’ language and intentions, in a reconstruction of the house that Shakespeare built, while projecting their work through a 21st-century lens. This is the definitive Shakespeare experience. Get closer to the action than ever before, experience the magic of the world famous Globe that yearly draws thousands of theatre lovers from around the world. Now, in your own neighborhood cinema, your opportunity to share that unique magic and spirit of inclusiveness that is - a Globe performance. DOCTOR FAUSTUS is considered the greatest tragedy in English before Shakespeare. Christopher Marlow places some of the greatest poetry ever written for the stage and a good deal of anarchic comedy at the service of this mythic tale illustrating mankind’s insatiable desire for knowledge. Run Time 2 hours 27 Minutes Not recommended for young children (Parental Guidance Suggested) Concessions will be available.