Event Cinema

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  • Royal Opera: Otello (Live)

    See one of the most hotly anticipated productions of The Royal Opera’s 2017 Season at your local cinema as Jonas Kaufmann makes his role debut in Verdi’s tragic masterpiece Otello. This brand new production is live in cinemas on Wednesday 28 June at 7.15pm offering a chance to see the world’s most famous tenor take to the stage in this iconic role. The vision of Olivier Award winning Director Keith Warner, the production focuses on the opposition of light and dark, good and evil. Exploring...

    Starring:Jonas Kaufmann, Maria Agresta, Ludovic Tézier
    Genres:Opera
    Running Time:165 mins
    Book Now >28th June 2017 8:15PM
    28th June 2017 8:15PM
    Distributor:More2Screen
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  • American Valhalla

    American Valhalla tells the story of an unlikely musical collaboration between two mavericks of American rock: Joshua Homme, frontman of Queens of the Stone Age and Iggy Pop, the Godfather of Punk. The film, co-directed by Homme, follows the recording of Iggys final album Post Pop Depression in the California desert, with his band comprising of Homme, his QOTSA bandmate Dean Fertita and Arctic Monkeys drummer, Matt Helders, as well as the explosive tour that builds to a crowning performance at...

    Starring:Anthony Bourdain, Iggy Pop, Josh Homme
    Genres: Music, Documentary
    Running Time:82 mins
    Book Now >6th July 2017 9:30PM
  • NT Live: Angels in America Part 1: Millennium Approaches

    America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell.

    Andrew Garfield (The Social Network) plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough (People, Places and Things), Nathan Lane (The Producers), James McArdle (The Young Chekhov Season) and Russell Tovey (Being Human).

    This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is...

    Starring:Andrew Garfield, Denise Gough, Nathan Lane
    Genres:Drama
    Running Time:225 mins
    Book Now >20th July 2017 8:00PM
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  • NT Live: Angels in America Part 2: Perestroika

    America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell.

    Andrew Garfield (The Social Network) plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough (People, Places and Things), Nathan Lane (The Producers), James McArdle (The Young Chekhov Season) and Russell Tovey (Being Human).

    This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is...

    Starring:Andrew Garfield, Denise Gough, Nathan Lane
    Genres:Drama
    Running Time:225 mins
    Book Now >27th July 2017 8:00PM
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  • RSC Live: Titus Andronicus

    RSC Live: Titus Andronicus The decay of Rome reaches violent depths in Shakespeare’s most bloody play. Titus is a ruler exhausted by war and loss, who relinquishes power but leaves Rome in disorder. Rape, cannibalism and severed body parts fill the moral void at the heart of this corrupt society. Shakespeare’s gory revenge tragedy presents us with murder as entertainment, and, as the body count piles up, poses questions about the nature of sexuality, family, class and...

    Genres:Theatre
    Book Now >9th August 2017 8:00PM
    Distributor:Picturehouse Entertainment
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  • NT Live: Yerma (Live)

    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. The unmissable theatre phenomenon sold out at the Young Vic and critics call it 'an extraordinary theatrical triumph' (The Times) and 'stunning, searing, unmissable' (Mail on Sunday). Billie Piper's lead...

    Genres:Theatre
    Running Time:120 mins
    Book Now >31st August 2017 8:00PM
    Distributor:Picturehouse Entertainment
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  • David Gilmour Live at Pompeii

    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 audience in the stone Roman amphitheatre, and, for two nights only, the 2,600 strong crowd stood exactly where gladiators would have fought in the first century AD. ‘David Gilmour Live At Pompeii’ is an...

    Genres:LIVE
    Running Time:120 mins
    Book Now >13th September 2017 9:30PM
  • Royal Opera: Die Zauberflote / The Magic Flute (Live)

    Mozart's glorious opera The Magic Flute is brought enchantingly to life in David McVicar's production with beautiful sets by John Macfarlane. Prince Tamino promises the Queen of the Night that he will rescue her daughter Pamina from the enchanter Sarastro. He begins his quest, accompanied by the bird-catcher Papageno - but all is not as it seems... David McVicar's classic production embraces both the seriousness and comedy of Mozart's work. The audience is transported to a fantastical world...

    Starring: Roderick Williams, Siobhan Stagg, Mauro Peter
    Genres:Opera
    Running Time:190 mins
    Book Now >20th September 2017 8:15PM
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  • Royal Opera: La Boheme (Live)

    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 its witty, passionate blend of comedy and tragedy, the opera focusses on the lives of a group of young artists as they eke out an existence on the bohemian fringes of Paris. Jones brings his...

    Starring:Nicole Car, Michael Fabiano, Mariusz Kwiecien, Nadine Sierra
    Genres:Opera
    Running Time:155 mins
    Book Now >3rd October 2017 8:15PM
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  • Royal Ballet: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Live)

    At a garden party on a sunny afternoon, Alice is surprised to see her parents’ friend Lewis Carroll transform into a white rabbit. When she follows him down a rabbit hole events become curiouser and curiouser... As Alice journeys through Wonderland, she encounters countless strange creatures. She’s swept off her feet by the charming Knave of Hearts, who’s on the run for stealing the tarts. Confusion piles upon confusion. Then Alice wakes with a start. Was it all a daydream? Christopher...

    Genres:BALLET
    Running Time:170 mins
    Book Now >23rd October 2017 8:15PM
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  • Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker (Live)

    The young Clara creeps downstairs on Christmas Eve to play with her favourite present – a Nutcracker doll. But the mysterious magician Drosselmeyer is waiting to sweep her off on a magical adventure. After defeating the Mouse King, the Nutcracker and Clara travel through the Land of Snow to the Kingdom of Sweets, where the Sugar Plum Fairy treats them to a wonderful display of dances. Back home, Clara thinks she must have been dreaming – but doesn’t she recognize Drosselmeyer’s nephew? Peter...

    Genres:BALLET
    Running Time:135 mins
    Book Now >5th December 2017 8:15PM
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  • Royal Opera: Rigoletto (Live)

    The corruption of innocence is at the heart of Verdi’s potent tragedy in David McVicar’s production for The Royal Opera. Rigoletto, court jester to the libertine Duke of Mantua, is cursed by the father of one of the Duke’s victims for his irreverent laughter. When the Duke seduces Rigoletto’s daughter Gilda, it seems the curse is taking effect... David McVicar’s production highlights the cruelty at the heart of the court of Mantua. Richly dressed courtiers engage in orgies and revelries to...

    Starring:Dimitri Platanias, Lucy Crowe, Michael Fabiano
    Genres:Opera
    Running Time:165 mins
    Book Now >16th January 2018 8:15PM
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  • Royal Opera: Tosca (Live)

    Tosca is one of the great evenings of opera, and from its strident opening chords conjures up a world of political instability and menace. Jonathan Kent’s production for The Royal Opera captures the dangerous political turbulence of Rome in 1800. The Chief of Police, Scarpia – one of the most malevolent villains in opera – ruthlessly pursues and tortures enemies of the state. His dark, demonic music contrasts with the expansive melodies of the idealistic lovers, Tosca and Cavaradossi, who...

    Starring:Adrianne Oieczonka, Joseph Calleja, Gerald Finley
    Genres:Opera
    Running Time:200 mins
    Book Now >7th February 2018 8:15PM
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  • Royal Ballet: The Winter's Tale (Live)

    Christopher Wheeldon, Artistic Associate of The Royal Ballet, created his adaptation of Shakespeare’s late great romance The Winter’s Tale for The Royal Ballet in 2014. Building on the success of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Winter’s Tale received ecstatic praise at its premiere, acclaimed by critics and audiences alike for its intelligent, distinctive and emotionally powerful story, told through exquisite dance. It is now widely judged to be a modern ballet classic.The story follows...

    Genres:BALLET
    Running Time:180 mins
    Book Now >28th February 2018 8:15PM
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  • Royal Opera: Carmen (Live)

    Carmen is the best-known work by French composer Georges Bizet, and one of the most famous operas in the entire art form – numbers such as the Habanera and the Toreador Song have permeated the popular consciousness as little else has. The opera’s heady combination of passion, sensuality and violence initially proved too much for the stage, and it was a critical failure on its 1875 premiere. Bizet died shortly after, and never learned of the spectacular success his Carmen would achieve: the...

    Starring:Anna Goryachova, Francesco Meli, Anett Fritsch, Kostas Smoriginas
    Genres:Opera
    Running Time:200 mins
    Book Now >6th March 2018 7:45PM
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  • Royal Ballet: New Wayne McGregor/The Age of Anxiety/New Christopher Wheeldon (Live)

    Leonard Bernstein was one of the first classical composers in America to achieve both popular and critical acclaim. He was eclectic in his sources – drawing on jazz and modernism, the traditions of Jewish music and the Broadway musical – and many of Bernstein’s scores are remarkably well suited to dance. He was particularly associated with Jerome Robbins, their credits together including Fancy Free andWest Side Story. To celebrate the centenary year of the composer’s birth, The Royal Ballet has...

    Genres:BALLET
    Running Time:180 mins
    Book Now >27th March 2018 8:15PM
  • Royal Opera: Macbeth (Live)

    Verdi’s life-long love affair with Shakespeare’s works began with Macbeth, a play he considered to be ‘one of the greatest creations of man’. With his librettist, Francesco Maria Piave, Verdi set out to create ‘something out of the ordinary’. Their success is borne out in every bar of a score that sees Verdi at his most theatrical: it bristles with demonic energy.The warrior Macbeth fights on the side of the King of Scotland – but when a coven of witches prophesy that he shall become king...

    Starring:Zeljko Lucic, Anna Netrebko, Ildebrando D’Arcangelo
    Genres:Opera
    Running Time:200 mins
    Book Now >4th April 2018 8:15PM
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  • Royal Ballet: Manon (Live)

    Manon’s brother Lescaut is offering her to the highest bidder when she meets Des Grieux and falls in love. They elope to Paris, but when Monsieur G.M. offers Manon a life of luxury as his mistress she can’t resist. With the Lescauts’ encouragement Des Grieux cheats at cards in an attempt to win Monsieur G.M.’s fortune. They are caught. Manon is arrested as a prostitute and deported to New Orleans, followed by Des Grieux. On the run, Manon dies from exhaustion. Kenneth MacMillan’s source for...

    Genres:BALLET
    Running Time:205 mins
    Book Now >3rd May 2018 8:15PM
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  • Royal Ballet: Swan Lake (Live)

    Swan Lake has had a special role in the repertory of The Royal Ballet since 1934. This Season The Royal Ballet creates a new production with additional choreography by Artist in Residence Liam Scarlett. While remaining faithful to the Petipa-Ivanov text, Scarlett will bring fresh eyes to the staging of this classic ballet, in collaboration with his long-term designer John Macfarlane.Prince Siegfried chances upon a flock of swans while out hunting. When one of the swans turns into a beautiful...

    Genres:BALLET
    Running Time:180 mins
    Book Now >12th June 2018 8:15PM
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Film Trailers

American Valhalla