Event Cinema offers the very best in ballet, opera, musical theatre, Q&A’s and other cultural events from around the world. Broadcast or captured live from the stages of the world’s most famous venues.

Our programme includes seasons from the Royal Opera House, National Theatre and Royal Shakespeare Company as well as many other prestigious companies and events.
NT: Present Laughter

NT Live: Present Laughter PG

3h 0m

The multi award-winning production of Noël Coward’s provocative comedy featuring Andrew Scott (Vanya, Fleabag) returns to the big screen.

Thu 18 Jul
Sun 21 Jul
blur: To the End

blur: To The End 15

1h 45m

A new feature-length documentary depicting the extraordinary and emotional return of blur, captured during the year in which they made a surprise return.

Fri 19 Jul
Sat 20 Jul
Wed 24 Jul
Andre Rieu

Andre Rieu's 2024 Maastricht Concert: Power of Love TBC

3h 0m

Set against the backdrop of the historic Vrijthof square André will amaze you with iconic film scores, beautiful waltzes, tear jerking ballads and unexpected chart hits.

Sat 31 Aug
Sun 1 Sep
The Marriage of Figaro

Royal Ballet & Opera: The Marriage of Figaro 12A

4h 0m

It's Figaro's wedding, and you're invited to join the Almaviva household for an uproarious day of revelation and scandal.

Tue 10 Sep
NT: Prima Facie

NT Live: Prima Facie 15

2h 11m

Jodie Comer’s (Killing Eve) Olivier and Tony Award-winning performance in Suzie Miller’s gripping one-woman play returns to cinemas.

Thu 12 Sep
Edwards Scissorhands

Edward Scissorhands: A Matthew Bourne Production TBC

1h 35m

In a castle high on a hill lives Edward; a boy created by an eccentric inventor. When his creator dies he is left alone and unfinished with only scissors for hands.

Wed 25 Sep
Sun 29 Sep
Alice's Adventures

Royal Ballet & Opera: Alice's Adventures In Wonderland 12A

3h 25m

Tumble down the rabbit hole in this ballet adaptation of Lewis Carroll's famous family story. Journey through Wonderland with Alice and encounter a host of characters.

Tue 15 Oct
Sun 20 Oct

Royal Ballet & Opera: Cinderella TBC

3h 15m

This Christmas, be transported into an ethereal world where a sprinkling of fairy dust makes dreams come true.

Tue 10 Dec
The Nutcracker

Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker 12A

2h 50m

Discover the enchantment of ballet with this sparkling festive treat for the whole family.

Tue 17 Dec
The Tales of Hoffmann

Royal Ballet & Opera: The Tales Of Hoffmann TBC

4h 5m

Four women: four curious love stories. Juan Diego Flórez leads a fantastic cast in Offenbach's dream-like opera.

Wed 15 Jan 2025
Swan Lake

Royal Balley & Opera: Swan Lake TBC

3h 30m

Prince Siegfried chances upon a flock of swans while out hunting. When one of the swans turns into a beautiful woman, Odette, he is enraptured.

Thu 27 Feb 2025
Romeo & Juliet

Royal Ballet & Opera: Romeo and Juliet TBC

3h 30m

The greatest love story ever told – through ballet. An ancient family feud casts a long shadow over the town of Verona.

Thu 20 Mar 2025

Royal Ballet & Opera: Turandot TBC

3h 25m

Puccini’s captivating opera of a cold-hearted princess and her mysterious suitor. Featuring the ever-popular ‘Nessun dorma’, this opera of love and revenge...

Tue 1 Apr 2025
Die Walkure

Royal Ballet & Opera: Die Walkure

6h 5m

On a stormy night, fate brings two strangers together, unleashing a love with the power to end worlds. Meanwhile, in the realm of the gods, an epic battle ensues.

Wed 14 May 2025
Ballet to Broadway

RB&O: Ballet To Broadway: Wheeldon Works TBC

3h 0m

Sensuous contemporary ballet meets the energy of musical theatre in four distinctive short works. Fool's Paradise, The Two of Us, Us, An American in Paris.

Thu 22 May 2025

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