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National Theatre 50 Years On Stage #nt50: My personal highlight
Me with Red Ribbon
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Dominic Cooper and Andrew Scott in Tom Kushner’s Angels in America (2 November 2013)
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My personal highlight from the National Theatre's "50 years on stage" celebration, screened live from the National Theatre onto BBC2 last night (Saturday 2 November), was Andrew Scott in Angels in America.

I was at the Preview performance on Friday 1 November and when I saw Andrew in that scene, he made my heart stop dead.

When I saw the scene again on TV last night, Andrew broke my heart.

My one biggest theatre regret is that I never saw the National Theatre's production of Angels in America and I have not yet seen the play to date. I wish the National would put it on again (fingers crossed!).

Jason Isaacs and Daniel Craig in Angels in America (1993) by Tony Kushner
Photo credit: http://national-theatre.tumblr.com/page/6