SPECIAL CINEMA EVENTS: These are special (usually) one off showings of plays, opera or exhibitions. Many will be relayed live via satellite
Wednesday March 28th at 7.30
Inspired by Handel’s profound religious masterpiece, this acclaimed Bristol Old Vic production provides a rare chance to experience a powerfully dramatic account of Messiah and to rediscover the intense spirituality of its many well-known arias and choruses. ‘Astonishingly beautiful’ (The Stage) ‘Direct and impactful interpretation’ (The Times),
Wednesday 11th April at 7.00
Christopher Ecclestone and Niamh Cusack star as the Lord and Lady in this dark and haunting tragedy. The staging is brought right up to date in a contemporary setting.
Wednesday April 25th at 7.30
“It may well rank as a masterpiece of 21st century dance” The Mail on Sunday. Akram Khan’s spellbinding version of the iconic ballet presented by English National Ballet. Love, redemption and betrayal has been re-imagined in this stunning new version
Tuesday May 15th at 7.00
Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella
★★★★ “A dazzling spectacle” – The Times
Matthew Bourne’s interpretation of the classic fairy tale, has, at its heart, a true war-time romance. A chance meeting results in a magical night for Cinderella and her dashing young RAF pilot, together just long enough to fall in love before being parted by the horrors of the Blitz. A special recording of the production that has packed theatres all over the country followed by a LIVE QandA with the man himself
Wednesday May 16th at 7.30
An American in Paris
★★★★★ I would beg, borrow or steal to see it all again Financial Times
Recorded live on the West End stage, this brand new version of the Gershwin Musical received no fewer that 28 five star reviews – unprecedented in West End history.
Wednesday July 18th at 7.00
The most famous love story in literature is re-staged by the RSC and tells of a generation of young people brought into a worls of violence and ripped apart by the bitter divisions of their parents
Saturday July 28th at 7.00 and Sunday July 29th at 3.00
Andre Rieu: Amore Masstricht 2018
The maestro returns with his annual Maastricht concert. This one is dedicated to love. Join him in a sumptuous feast of music and spectacle.
Sunday September 23rd at 7.00
David Troughton returns to the Company as John Falstaff, following his recent title role in Titus Andronicus and Gloucester in King Lear.
Wednesday 14th November at 7.00
RSC: Troilus and Cressida
The final play in this year’s season. Virtuoso percussionist Evelyn Glennie collaborates with RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran to create a satirical futuristic vision of a world resounding with the rhythm of battle, broadcast live to cinemas.