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Simon Russel Beale, Adam Godley, Ben Miles

NT Encore: The Lehman Trilogy (12A)

Sam Mendes (SkyfallKing Lear) returns to the National to direct Ben Power's English version of Stefano Massini’s vast and poetic play.

Jimmie and Montgomery stand in a field of wild flowers

The Last Black Man in San Francisco

A wistful odyssey populated by skaters, squatters, street preachers, playwrights and the other locals on the margins

Klaus Dinger playing a classic drum kit against a bare wall

Doc'n Roll: The Heart is a Drum (15*) + ScreenTalk

After a botched relationship with a Swedish girl in the summer of 1971, Klaus Dinger, a young drummer from Düsseldorf resorts to his drums in the band NEU!.

Miles Davis playing trumpet in the studio

Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool (12A*)

Miles Davis’ life and music are given a fascinating re-telling in this new documentary from director Stanley Nelson (The Black Panthers – Vanguard of the Revolution).

the Carolina Chocolate Drops trio from behind, as they walk with their instruments in a field

Doc'n Roll/EFG London Jazz: Don't Get Trouble in Your Mind

The story of the North Carolina trio who refashioned a nineteenth-century musical style for twenty-first century listeners.