The Great Escape with Dan Snow: Gala screening 75th anniversary

255 minutes

On the 75th anniversary of The Great Escape, Dan Snow hosts a commemorative evening screened live to cinemas across the UK. Featuring The D-Day Darlings and special guests, the event will include a gala screening of the remastered 1963 cult film, starring Steve McQueen.

The famous Triumph TR6 motorcycle, ridden by Steve McQueen in the dramatic fence-jump scene, will make a rare appearance on stage.

Approximate Schedule:

5.00pm Doors open

6:00pm Music and in conversation

7:05pm Interval

7:25pm Film screening (part one)

8.55pm Interval

9.10pm Film screening (part two)

10.30pm End