THEATRE fans can see a show live from London’s National Theatre right here.
A special screening of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime will be beamed live to Boldon Cineworld next month.
The cinema, in Abingdon Way, Boldon Colliery, is one of the selected cinemas throughout the UK to show the screening on September 6.
The play, based on the novel by Mark Haddon, was adapted for the stage by Simon Stephens.
Directed by Marianne Elliott, it stars Friday Night Dinner’s Paul Ritter, Heartbeat star Niamh Cusack and veteran actress Una Stubbs.
It tells the story of 15-year-old Christopher, who is autistic, who finds the dead body of his neighbour’s dog, Wellington, who has been speared with a garden fork.
When he comes under suspicion he sets out to solve the mystery of who murdered Wellington.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is showing at Boldon Cineworld on September 6.
It starts at 7pm and runs for 150 minutes. It has been given a 12A certification.
Tickets cost £13.50 with an £11.50 concession. To book, go to www.cineworld.co.uk or call 0871 200 2000.