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NT Live: Yerma Image

NT Live: Yerma

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The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece. Please n...

Thu 31st Aug 19:00
John le Carré: An Evening with George Smiley Image

John le Carré: An Evening with George Smiley

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Broadcast live from London's Royal Festival Hall, join us for a unique celebration of John le Carré’s work as he discusses the full breadth of his career, and reflects on the continuing story of his most famous creation, the tubby, bespectacled spy, George Smiley. Featuring readings from his new...

David Gilmour: Live at Pompeii Image

David Gilmour: Live at Pompeii

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45 years after Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour filmed ‘Live At Pompeii’ in the legendary Roman Amphitheatre there, he returned for two spectacular shows, part of his year-long tour in support of his No.1 album ‘Rattle That Lock’. The performances were the first-ever rock concerts for an audienc...

Wed 13th Sep 20:00
ROH: The Magic Flute Image

ROH: The Magic Flute

 

Julia Jones conducts The Royal Opera’s gorgeous production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute with two wonderful casts including Roderick Williams as Papageno and Janai Brugger as Pamina. Prince Tamino promises the Queen of the Night that he will rescue her daughter Pamina from the enchanter Sarastro....

Wed 20th Sep 19:15
King Lear from Globe Image

King Lear from Globe

 

King Lear has three daughters, but no sons. Boldly he makes a decision to divide his kingdom among his children, but fails to anticipate the consequences of his actions. His generosity is cruelly repaid and Lear finds himself adrift, wandering homeless and destitute. As he comes to realize the false...

Thu 21st Sep 19:15
ROH: The Magic Flute (Encore) Image

ROH: The Magic Flute (Encore)

 

Julia Jones conducts The Royal Opera’s gorgeous production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute with two wonderful casts including Roderick Williams as Papageno and Janai Brugger as Pamina. Prince Tamino promises the Queen of the Night that he will rescue her daughter Pamina from the enchanter Sarastro....

Sun 24th Sep 14:00
Exhibition On Screen: Canaletto 2017 Image

Exhibition On Screen: Canaletto 2017

 

EXHIBITION ON SCREEN open its fifth season with Canaletto & the Art of Venice, an immersive journey into the life and art of Venice’s famous view-painter. No artist better captures the essence and allure of Venice than Giovanni Antonio Canal, better known as Canaletto. The remarkable group of...

Tue 26th Sep 15:15
Fri 29th Sep 15:15
Black Sabbath: The End of the End Image

Black Sabbath: The End of the End

 

The End of The End chronicles the final tour from the band who forged the sound of metal - Black Sabbath. On 4th February, 2017, the band took to the stage in Birmingham, the city where it all began, to play the 81st and final gig of The End tour - bringing down the curtain on a career that spanned ...

Thu 28th Sep 20:00
ROH: La Bohème Image

ROH: La Bohème

 

When Rodolfo, a penniless poet, meets Mimì, a seamstress, they fall instantly in love. But their happiness is threatened when Rodolfo learns that Mimì is gravely ill. Acclaimed director Richard Jones (Boris Godunov, Il trittico) directs a new production of Puccini’s La bohème. Irresistible in i...

NT Live: Hamlet Image

NT Live: Hamlet

(15)

Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. Directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica) and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, National Theatre Live will scre...

ROH: La Bohème (Encore) Image

ROH: La Bohème (Encore)

 

When Rodolfo, a penniless poet, meets Mimì, a seamstress, they fall instantly in love. But their happiness is threatened when Rodolfo learns that Mimì is gravely ill. Acclaimed director Richard Jones (Boris Godunov, Il trittico) directs a new production of Puccini’s La bohème. Irresistible in i...

NT live: Coriolanus Image

NT live: Coriolanus

(15)

National Theatre Live’s 2014 broadcast of the Donmar Warehouse’s production of Coriolanus returns to cinemas by popular demand. Shakespeare’s searing tragedy of political manipulation and revenge, Coriolanus features an Evening Standard Award-winning performance from Tom Hiddleston (The Aveng...

Wed 11th Oct 19:00
ROH: Alice

ROH: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

 

Christopher Wheeldon’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland burst onto the stage in 2011 in an explosion of colour, stage magic and inventive, sophisticated choreography. Joby Talbot’s score combines contemporary soundworlds with sweeping melodies that gesture to ballet scores of the 19th century....

Mon 23rd Oct 19:15
Sun 29th Oct 14:00
Grace Jones: Live With Friends Image

Grace Jones: Live With Friends

(15)

Larger than life, wild, scary and androgynous - Grace Jones plays all these parts. Yet here we also discover her as a lover, daughter, mother, sister and even grandmother, as she submits herself to our gaze and allows us to understand what constitutes her mask. The stage is where her most extreme em...

Wed 25th Oct 19:15