Committed to providing Hong Kong with the greatest variety of cinematic experience, British Council and Broadway Circuit are excited to bring the screening of Romeo and Juliet of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company (KBTC).
|PALACE ifc||Broadway The ONE|
|Sunday 28 August 2016 15:35||Saturday 10 September 2016 20:00|
|Saturday 3 September 2016 20:00||Sunday 25 September 2016 15:50|
|Sunday, 11 September 20:00|
Please check the latest screening schedule and book your tickets at:Broadway The One/Palace ifc
'In the Luminous Lily James Kenneth Branagh has found the perfect Juliet' ★★★★★ Daily Mail
'A production pulsating with energy' ★★★★ The Guardian
'Richard Madden and Lily James have unmistakable chemistry on-stage' ★★★★ The Upcoming
‘Bustling, Energetic and Exuberant’ Time Out
Director: Kenneth Branagh, Rob Ashford
Cast: Lily James,Richard Madden,Derek Jacobi
Language: English (English subtitles)
Duration: 180 minutes
Reuniting the stars of his celebrated film of Cinderella, Kenneth Branagh directs Richard Madden andLily James as Romeo and Juliet and Derek Jacobi as Mercutio, in Shakespeareʼs heartbreaking tale of forbidden love.
A long feud between the Montague and Capulet families disrupts the city of Verona and causes tragic results for Romeo and Juliet. Revenge, love, and a secret marriage force the young star-crossed lovers to grow up quickly — and fate causes them to commit suicide in despair.
Shakespeare Lives Through Kenneth BRANAGH on stage and Screen
Part of Shakespeare Lives, the British Council is proud to showcase the exhibition Shakespeare Lives Through Kenneth Branagh on Stage and Screen supported by Broadway Circuit in line with the Romeo and Juliet screening.
This exhibition celebrates Kenneth Branagh’s prolific career, which has seen him breathe new life into Shakespeare on stage and screen and open up the work of Shakespeare to a global audience. It will be exhibited from 7 September 2016 to 21 September 2016 at Palace ifc and from 21 September 2016 to 5 October 2016 at Broadway The One cinema.
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