Billie Piper reprises her award winning role in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child.
WHY? ‘An extraordinary theatrical triumph’ ★★★★★ The Times
(Please note that the performance of Yerma includes strobe lighting)
Forty-five years after Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour filmed Live at Pompeii in the Roman Amphitheatre, he returned for two spectacular shows.
Expect an audio-visual spectacle featuring lasers, pyrotechnics and David’s legendary music.
WHY? The show includes songs from throughout David's career, as well as many Pink Floyd classics
(David Gilmour Live at Pompeii contains a sequence of flashing lights which might affect customers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy)
The first film adaptation of the life and work of one of the most famous artists in the world, Raphael Sanzio.
The film retraces the most significant moments of Raphael’s life and explores more than thirty works of art.
WHY? Set in 20 locations, including major exclusives – the Vatican Logge and Cardinal Bibbiena’s apartment in the Apostolic Palace
Live screening from the Royal Opera House (Wednesday).
Mozart’s glorious opera is brought enchantingly to life in David McVicar’s production. Be transported to a fantastical world of dancing animals, flying machines and dazzlingly starry skies.
WHY? This classic production embraces both the seriousness and comedy of Mozart’s work
When Rodolfo, a penniless poet, meets Mimì, a seamstress, they fall instantly in love. But their happiness is threatened when Rodolfo learns that Mimì is gravely ill.
WHY? Acclaimed director Richard Jones directs this new production of Puccini’s captivating opera
An encore screening from Stratford-upon-Avon.
Rome Season Director, Angus Jackson, completes the Royal Shakespeare Company’s collection of Shakespeare’s Roman plays with this visceral production.
WHY? A full-throttle war play, Coriolanus transports us back to the emergence of the republic of Rome
An encore screening featuring a cast of extraordinary and instantly recognisable characters - from the highly strung Queen of Hearts to a playing card corps de ballet, a sinuous caterpillar and a tap-dancing Mad Hatter.
WHY? The Royal Ballet at its best, bringing together world-class dance with enchanting family entertainment
A live screening of Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical, staged for the first time at the National Theatre.
Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves.
WHY? Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production.
Live screening from the Royal Opera House (Tuesday).
With its festive period setting, dancing snowflakes and enchanting stage magic, The Nutcracker is the perfect Christmas entertainment.
WHY? Featuring Tchaikovsky’s sumptuous, sugar-spun music - the most recognisable of all ballet scores