National Theatre: 50 Years on Stage

Benedict Cumberbatch in Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

Watch Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch play Rosencrantz and Kobna Holdbrook-Smith play Guildenstern in a scene from Tom Stoppard’s play Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead. The play was first performed at The National Theatre in 1967.

Watch Benedict Cumberbatch as Rosencrantz in Scene from Tom Stoppard Play

National Theatre: 50 Years on Stage airs Friday, February 14, 2014, at 9 pm ET on PBS (check local listings).