NT Live: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Tennessee Williamsâ€™ twentieth century masterpiece Cat on a Hot Tin Roof played a strictly limited season in Londonâ€™s West End in 2017. Following his smash hit production of A Streetcar Named Desire, Benedict Andrewsâ€™ â€˜thrilling revivalâ€™ (New York Times) starredÂ Sienna Miller alongside, Jack Oâ€™Connell and Colm Meaney.
On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gather at their cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddyâ€™s birthday. The scorching heat is almost as oppressive as the lies they tell. Brick and Maggie dance round the secrets and sexual tensions that threaten to destroy their marriage. With the future of the family at stake, which version of the truth is real â€“ and which will win out?
Captured live on stage, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof will screen in cinemas around the world from 22 February 2018.
Cinema rating: TBC. Please note that the stage production has an age guidance of 15+.
Show image photography Charlie Grey; Production photography Johan