The Great Escape (PG) with Dan Snow – 75th Anniversary Screening
On the 75th anniversary of The Great Escape, Dan Snow hosts a commemorative evening featuring The D-Day Darlings and special guests, culminating with a gala screening of the remastered 1963 cult film, starring Steve McQueen.
The live show from London’s Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith will feature Britain’s Got Talent finalists, performing classics such as The White Cliffs of Dover, Don’t Sit Under The Apple Tree and a specially created arrangement of the iconic theme tune.
Dan Snow will hear from veterans of the Second World War’s most daring escape and will explore the history and science behind the operation with renowned historian Paul Beaver and Dr Hugh Hunt of the University of Cambridge.
18.00 Live Show
19.25 Film – Part 1
21.10 Film – Part 2
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18.00 Live Show, 19.05 Interval, 19.25, Film - Part 1, 20.55 Interval, 21.10 Film - Part 2, 22.30 END