English National Opera presents Rossini's comic-opera vision of 18th century Seville.
Sun 14 Jul
- Directed by: Enrique Mazzola (cond)
- Written by: Rossini
Rossini’s popular comedy about Figaro, the renowned Barber of Seville, who uses every trick he can muster to outwit Dr Bartolo and ensure his master wins his chosen bride. Directed by Annabel Arden, conducted by Enrique Mazzola and featuring the London Philharmonic Orchestra and the Glyndebourne Chorus. Sung in Italian with English subtitles.
Sun 14 Jul
Glyndebourne LIVE Cinderella (Cendrillon)With its combination of enchanting love story and broad, burlesque comedy, Cendrillon is one of the great operatic fairytales - a Cinderella that looks back to Charles Perraults original story in all its richness and ambiguity. Massenets sensuous, Belle Epoque fairytale is gilded with lavish orchestral textures and glittering vocal writing, drawing on everything from baroque dances to Wagner-inspired chromaticism to bring its story to colourful life, conjuring a world of infinite musical and emotional variety. Fiona Shaws production makes its Festival debut here conducted by John Wilson, with a cast led by Glyndebourne favourites Danielle de Niese as Cendrillon and Kate Lindsey as her Prince. Sunday 30th June 5.30 pm �12.50
Sun 30 Jun
GlyndebourneLIVEDie Zauberflte (The Magic Flute)Prince Tamino is on a quest to rescue the beautiful Pamina, daughter of the Queen of the Night, who has been kidnapped by her father Sarastro. But is all really as it seems? With the help of bird-catcher Papageno, Tamino must brave not only dragons and the forces of darkness but trials of fire and water if he is to arrive at the truth and gain Pamina as his wife. Antonello Manacorda conducts an exciting young cast including Sofia Fomina and Bjrn Brger. Sunday August 4th 5.30 pm �12.50
Sun 4 Aug
The National Theatre production of Arthur Miller's great play, starring Sally Field, Bill Pullman and Jenna Coleman.
Tue 14 May
by Stefano Massini, adapted by Ben Power directed by Sam Mendes
The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening.
Academy Award-winner Sam Mendes (Skyfall, The Ferryman) directs Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles who play the Lehman Brothers, their sons and grandsons.
On a cold September morning in 1844 a young man from Bavaria stands on a New York dockside. Dreaming of a new life in the new world. He is joined by his two brothers and an American epic begins.
163 years later, the firm they establish – Lehman Brothers – spectacularly collapses into bankruptcy, and triggers the largest financial crisis in history.
This critically acclaimed and five-time Olivier Award nominated play features stunning set design from Es Devlin (NT Live: Hamlet) and will be broadcast live from London’s West End as part of National Theatre Live’s 10th Birthday season.
Thu 25 Jul
Live screening of the National Theatre's adaption of Andrea Levy's award-winning novel.
Thu 27 Jun
- Directed by: Nicholas Hytner
- Cast: David Benson, Oliver Chris, James Corden
James Corden returns to the National Theatre for Richard Bean's English version of Goldoni's classic Italian comedy.
Thu 26 Sep
A series of exclusive, advance screenings of thought provoking and controversial films. You don't know what you're going to see until the curtain goes up. Can you handle the suspense?
Mon 6 May
- UK / US
- Directed by: Dexter Fletcher
- Cast: Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, Bryce Dallas Howard
A biopic of the Rocketman himself, Elton John.
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Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers encounter passion and tragedy in Kenneth MacMillan's 20th-century ballet masterpiece.
Tue 11 Jun
Screening of contemporary work from The Royal Ballet including Christopher Wheeldon's' Within the Golden Hour, Crystal Pite's Flight Pattern and new work by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui.
Thu 16 May
Live screening of Shakespeare's comedy, which has been reimagined into a matriarchy by director Justin Audibert.
Wed 5 Jun
Odeon Swiss Cottage in North London first opened its doors in 1937 and underwent a £3 million refurbishment in 2011, bringing it right up to date with one of only five IMAX 3D screens in London.
The five-screen cinema is directly adjacent to Swiss Cottage underground station and a five minute walk from Finchley Road underground station. A number of buses also pass by and there is a Regency pay and display car park next to the cinema.
Next door to the cinema there's a leisure centre and a number of food and drink establishments, including Ye Olde Swiss Cottage Pub. The cinema itself is home to a Costa Coffee and Ambar, which specialises in cocktails and Champagne.
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