Yerma, starring Billie Piper, to be shown at Diss Corn Hall as part of National Theatre Live

Billie Piper starring in Yerma. Picture: NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

Billie Piper starring in Yerma. Picture: NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE - Credit: Archant

Billie Piper returns to her to her Olivier award-winning role in one of the most acclaimed productions of last year Yerma.

The film will be broadcast to the cinema at Diss Corn Hall from the Young Vic theatre on Thursday, August 31 as part of National Theatre Live.

Ms Piper plays Her, a women driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in this version of Spanish playwright Lorca's masterpiece, adapted and directed by acclaimed director Simon Stone.

Yerma was one of the most successful shows of 2016, with rave reviews from critics with Billie Piper's performance hailed as one of the best of the year.

Launched in 2009, National Theatre Live broadcasts have been seen by an audience of over 7m people at 2,500 venues in 60 countries.

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