EVENTS

NT Live: Angels in America – Part Two, Perestroika

The second part of Tony Kushner’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play about the AIDS epidemic in New York in the 80s. Live via satellite from the National Theatre, London.

Thursday 27 July - 7.00pm

André Rieu’s 2017 Maastricht Concert

‘The King of the Waltz,’ André Rieu celebrates 30 years since the formation of the Johann Strauss Orchestra in this Maastricht Concert.

Saturday 29 July - 3.00pm

RSC Live: Titus Andronicus

Blanche McIntyre returns to the RSC to direct Shakespeare’s brutal revenge tragedy. Live from the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon.

Wednesday 9 August - 7.00pm

NT Live: Yerma

The incredible Billie Piper returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. Live via satellite from the National Theatre, London.

Thursday 31 August - 7.00pm

John le Carré: An Evening with George Smiley

Join us for this one-off event with one of the world’s greatest writers, John le Carré as he discusses the full breadth of his career.

Thursday 7 September - 7.45pm

King Lear

Broadcast live from the iconic Shakespeare’s Globe, this brand new retelling of one of the Bard’s greatest plays will capture your heart.

Thursday 21 September - 7.30pm

ROH: The Magic Flute

Julia Jones conducts the Royal Opera’s spellbinding production of Mozart’s the magic flute with a wonderful cast, including Roderick Williams as Papageno.

Friday 22 September 2017 - 7.15pm

PODS: Rodgers & Hammerstein Singalong

Join PODS for an evening of songs from Rogers and Hammerstein.

Saturday 30th September - 2.30pm &  7.30pm

NT Live: Hamlet Encore

Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy.

Thursday 5 October - 7.00pm

RSC Live: Coriolanus

Angus Jackson directs this full-throttle war play. Recorded at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford.

Friday 13 October - 7.00pm

Le Corsaire

Inspired by Lord Byron’s epic poem and reworked by Alexei Ratmansky. Live from the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow.

Sunday 22 October - 4.00pm

The Taming of the Shrew

Shakespeare’s rowdy comedy choreographed by acclaimed Jean-Christophe Maillot. Recorded at the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow.

Sunday 12 November - 3.00pm

Jon Boden – The Afterglow Tour

Jon Boden, former lead-singer of Bellowhead showcases his infectious new material in a stripped-down, high-octane, very personal show.

Monday 13 November - 7.30pm

NT Live: Follies

Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre, starring Imelda Staunton and directed by Dominic Cooke.

Friday 17 November - 7.00pm

NT Live: Follies

Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre, starring Imelda Staunton and directed by Dominic Cooke.

Encore Saturday 18 November - 2.00pm

NT Live: Young Marx

Rory Kinnear (The Threepenny Opera, Penny Dreadful, Othello) is Marx and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night, Green Wing) is Engels, in this new comedy written by Richard Bean and Clive Coleman.

Thursday 14 December - 7.00pm

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.

Sunday 17 December - 2.00pm; Thursday 21 December - 7.15pm

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.

Thursday 21 December - 7.15pm

ROH: Rigoletto

The corruption of innocence is at the heart of Verdi’s potent tragedy in David McVicar’s production for The Royal Opera. Conducted by Alexander Joel, with an excellent cast led by Dimitri Platanias, Lucy Crowe and Michael Fabiano.

Tuesday 16 January - 7.15pm

Romeo & Juliet

Alexei Ratmansky stages the company’s premiere of this fresh re-telling of Shakespeare’s beloved classic. Live from the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow

Sunday 21 January - 3.00pm

The Lady of Camellias

Svetlana Zakharova brings Alexandre Dumas’ novel to life. Recorded at the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow.

Sunday 4 February - 3.00pm

ROH: Tosca

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.

Wednesday 7 February - 7.15pm

The Flames of Paris

Alexei Ratmansky’s captivating revival of Vasily Vainonen’s The Flames of Paris. Live from the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow.

Sunday 4 March - 3.00pm

ROH: Carmen

Carmen is the best-known work by French composer Georges Bizet. This ever-popular opera is given a fresh point of view in Barrie Kosky’s highly physical production, originally created for Frankfurt Opera.

Tuesday 6 March - 6.45pm

NT Live: Julius Caesar

Ben Whishaw (The Danish Girl, Skyfall, Hamlet) and Michelle Fairley (Fortitude, Game of Thrones) play Brutus and Cassius in Nicholas Hytner’s production.

Thursday 22 March - 7.00pm