Beloved Classic ‘Peter Pan’ Takes Flight, Arriving in U.S. Cinemas from National Theatre Live, One Day Only on June 11

Captured Live at London’s National Theatre, Moviegoers Should Prepare
to Be Whisked Away to a Land of Magic, Music and Make-Believe

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#NTLIVE–Following its hugely successful run at the National Theatre, NT
LIVE: Peter Pan
hits cinemas nationwide for a special
one-day event. Directed by Sally Cookson and co-produced by
Bristol Old Vic, the wondrously inventive production of JM Barrie’s
cherished tale will be shown at 11:00 a.m. local time on Sunday, June
11, 2017, from Fathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live.

When Peter Pan, leader of the Lost Boys, loses his shadow, headstrong
Wendy (Madeleine Worrall, Jane Eyre) helps him to reattach
it. In return, she is invited to Neverland, where Tinker Bell the fairy,
Tiger Lily and the vengeful Captain Hook (Anna Francolini,

Tickets for “NT LIVE: Peter Pan” can be purchased online by
or at participating theater box offices. Fans throughout the U.S. will
be able to enjoy the event in more than 300 select movie theaters. For a
complete list of theater locations visit the Fathom Events website
(theaters and participants are subject to change).

“Known for unforgettable stage performances, we are thrilled to present
National Theatre Live’s performance of the enchanted adventure, Peter
Pan,” Fathom Events Vice President of Programming Kymberli Frueh said.
“With a mix of magic and mischief, this event is a must-see spectacle
that audiences of all ages will enjoy.”

For artwork/photos related to “NT LIVE: Peter Pan,” visit the
Fathom Events press

About Fathom Events

Fathom Events is recognized as the leading domestic distributor of event
cinema with participating affiliate theaters in all 100 of the top
Designated Market Areas®, and ranks as one of the largest overall
distributors of content to movie theaters. Owned by AMC Entertainment
Inc. (NYSE: AMC), Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK) and Regal
Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC) (known collectively as AC JV, LLC),
Fathom Events offers a variety of one-of-a-kind entertainment events
such as live, high-definition performances of the Metropolitan Opera,
dance and theatre productions like the Bolshoi Ballet and National
Theatre Live, sporting events like Copa America Centenario, concerts
with artists like Michael Bublé, Rush and Mötley Crüe, the yearlong TCM
Big Screen Classics film series and inspirational events such as To Joey
With Love and Kirk Cameron’s Revive US. Fathom Events takes audiences
behind the scenes and offers unique extras including audience Q&As,
backstage footage and interviews with cast and crew, creating the
ultimate VIP experience. Fathom Events’ live digital broadcast network
(“DBN”) is the largest cinema broadcast network in North America,
bringing live and pre-recorded events to 896 locations and 1,383 screens
in 181 DMAs. For more information, visit

About BY Experience

BY Experience kicked off the digital revolution of live
events to movie theaters and other locations globally with David Bowie’s
2003 Reality album launch and since then, over 30
million tickets have been sold worldwide for cinema events BY Experience
has distributed globally. Current cinema series credits: Distribution
Representative, The Met: Live in HD (Worldwide; since 2006),
the UK’s National Theatre Live (Ex-UK; since 2009), Bolshoi
(North America; since 2014). BY Experience has executive
produced and/or distributed several diverse programs for cinema
including numerous rock concerts, radio programs, fine art exhibits
other special content events including national theatrical re-releases
of classic and in some cases fully restored films such as “The Breakfast
Club” (30th anniversary), “My Fair Lady” (50th),
“Oklahoma!” (60th), and “Fantasia” (75th). BY
Experience distributes to over 70 countries, to over 3,000 movie

About National Theatre Live

National Theatre Live launched in June 2009 with a broadcast of the
National Theatre production of Phèdre with Helen Mirren. The
company has since broadcast more than 50 other productions live, from
both the National Theatre and from other theatres in the UK. NT Live
broadcasts have now been experienced by over 6.5 million people in over
2,500 venues around the world, including over 700 venues in the UK
alone. Past broadcasts from the National Theatre have included Danny
Boyle’s Frankenstein with Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee
Miller; War HorseMan and Superman with Ralph
Fiennes; and most recently Twelfth Night with Tamsin Greig.
Broadcasts from other UK theatres include Les Liaisons
and Coriolanus from the Donmar
Warehouse; A View from the Bridge from the Young Vic; Macbeth from
the Manchester International Festival; and Hangmen, Skylight,
The Audience
 and No Man’s Land from London’s West
End. The biggest single broadcast to date is Hamlet with
Benedict Cumberbatch at the Barbican, which has been seen by over
600,000 people. In 2014 the National Theatre recorded its first
production on Broadway, Of Mice and Men with James Franco
and Chris O’Dowd, captured at the Longacre Theatre.


Fathom Events
Jessica Nelson, 720-262-2753
Schwappach, 720-262-2713
for Fathom Events
Morgan Tongish, 310-694-3129 / 785-806-2398
for NT Live
Heath Schwartz