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Enjoy the best theatre productions from all over the world from the best seat in the house.  From ballet and opera to world-class theatre, there is something for everyone.  Excellent value and top-notch quality from your local cinema.

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Upcoming films & events

Intimissimi on Ice with Andrea Bocelli
Intimissimi on Ice with Andrea Bocelli (PG)
With over 80 million albums sold, Andrea Bocelli returns to cinemas to star in this feature-length special event ice show.
  • Thu 23 Nov
  • 18.30
The Nutcracker
ROH: The Nutcracker
A young girl's enchanted present leads her on a wonderful Christmas adventure in this beautiful classical ballet danced to Tchaikovsky's magnificent score.
  • Tue 5 Dec
  • 19.15
Young Marx
Nt Live: Young Marx (12A)
Rory Kinnear is Marx and Oliver Chris is Engels, in this new comedy written by Richard Bean and Clive Coleman. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London.
  • Thu 7 Dec
  • 19.00
It's a Wonderful Life
It's a Wonderful Life (U)
Frank Capra's delightful 1946 movie starring James Stewart and Donna Reed. An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.
  • Sun 24 Dec
  • 11.00
ROH: Rigoletto
ROH: Rigoletto
Italian with English surtitles
The corruption of innocence is at the heart of Verdi’s potent tragedy in David McVicar’s production for The Royal Opera.
  • Tue 16 Jan 2018
  • 19.15
ROH: Tosca
ROH: Tosca
Italian with English surtitles
Drama, passion and fabulous music - Puccini's operatic thriller is one of the great opera experiences. Dan Ettinger conducts a star cast led by Adrianne Pieczonka, Joseph Calleja and Gerald Finley.
  • Wed 7 Feb 2018
  • 19.15
NT Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof
NT Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof (15)
On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gather at their cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddy’s birthday. The scorching heat is almost as oppressive as the lies they tell.
  • Thu 22 Feb 2018
  • 19.00
ROH: The Winter's Tale
ROH: The Winter's Tale
Shakespeare's tale of love and loss becomes a compelling dance drama in Christopher Wheeldon's ballet adaptation, with music by Joby Talbot.
  • Wed 28 Feb 2018
  • 19.15
ROH: Carmen
This ever-popular opera is given a fresh point of view in Barrie Kosky's highly physical production, originally created for Frankfurt Opera.
  • Tue 6 Mar 2018
  • 18.45
Julius Caesar
NT Live: Julius Caesar (12A)
Caesar returns in triumph to Rome and the people pour out of their homes to celebrate. Alarmed by the autocrat’s popularity, the educated élite conspire to bring him down. After his assassination, civil war erupts on the streets of the capital.
  • Thu 22 Mar 2018
  • 19.00
Tristan Dyer in Liam Scarlett's The Age of Anxiety.
ROH: The Bernstein Centenary
The Royal Ballet celebrates the centenary of Leonard Bernstein's birth with an all-Bernstein programme from choreographers Wayne McGregor, Liam Scarlett and Christopher Wheeldon.
  • Tue 27 Mar 2018
  • 19.15
ROH: Macbeth
Italian with English surtitles
The warrior Macbeth fights on the side of the King of Scotland – but when a coven of witches prophesy that he shall become king himself, a ruthless ambition drives Macbeth and his wife to horrific acts.
  • Wed 4 Apr 2018
  • 19.15
Francesca Hayward and Edward Watson in Kenneth MacMillan's Manon
ROH: Manon
Kenneth MacMillan's powerful telling of Manon and Des Grieux's tragic love is a masterpiece of modern ballet, set to music by Massenet.
  • Thu 3 May 2018
  • 19.15
NT Live: Macbeth
NT Live: Macbeth (12A)
Shakespeare’s most intense and terrifying tragedy, directed by Rufus Norris, will see Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff return to the National Theatre to play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth.
  • Thu 10 May 2018
  • 19.00
Swan Lake Royal Ballet Act II
ROH: Swan Lake (12A)
The Royal Ballet presents a new production of Tchaikovsky's magnificent classical ballet, with additional choreography by Liam Scarlett and designs by John Macfarlane
  • Tue 12 Jun 2018
  • 19.15

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