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Sunday 22, April

Rebourne: A Woman Of No Importance

Rebourne: A Woman Of No Importance

Isle of Dogs

Isle of Dogs

PG-13For thematic elements and some violent images.

The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin

Rfor language throughout, violence and some sexual references

Monday 23, April

Isle of Dogs

Isle of Dogs

PG-13For thematic elements and some violent images.

Rampage

Rampage

PG-13

The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin

Rfor language throughout, violence and some sexual references

A Quiet Place

A Quiet Place

PG-13

Tuesday 24, April

Isle of Dogs

Isle of Dogs

PG-13For thematic elements and some violent images.

The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin

Rfor language throughout, violence and some sexual references

A Quiet Place

A Quiet Place

PG-13

Wednesday 25, April

Isle of Dogs

Isle of Dogs

PG-13For thematic elements and some violent images.

The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin

Rfor language throughout, violence and some sexual references

Rampage

Rampage

PG-13

A Quiet Place

A Quiet Place

PG-13

Old Vic: Messiah

Old Vic: Messiah

Thursday 26, April

Wasted! The Story of Food Waste

Wasted! The Story of Food Waste

UN

The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin

Rfor language throughout, violence and some sexual references

Isle of Dogs

Isle of Dogs

PG-13For thematic elements and some violent images.

Avengers: Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War

PG-13

Saturday 28, April

Old Vic: Messiah

Old Vic: Messiah

Wednesday 2, May

National Theatre Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

National Theatre Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

Saturday 5, May

National Theatre Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

National Theatre Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

Wednesday 16, May

Royal Opera Ballet:Bernstein Centenary

Royal Opera Ballet:Bernstein Centenary

Saturday 19, May

Royal Opera Ballet:Bernstein Centenary

Royal Opera Ballet:Bernstein Centenary

Wednesday 23, May

Painter's Series: Van Gogh: A New Way Of Seeing

Painter's Series: Van Gogh: A New Way Of Seeing

Saturday 26, May

Painter's Series: Van Gogh: A New Way Of Seeing

Painter's Series: Van Gogh: A New Way Of Seeing

Wednesday 30, May

Royal Opera House: Macbeth

Royal Opera House: Macbeth

Saturday 2, June

Royal Opera House: Macbeth

Royal Opera House: Macbeth

Wednesday 13, June

Macbeth

Macbeth

NR

Saturday 16, June

Macbeth

Macbeth

NR

Wednesday 27, June

Painter's Series: I, Claude Monet

Painter's Series: I, Claude Monet

Thursday 28, June

Rebourne: Lady Windermere's Fan

Rebourne: Lady Windermere's Fan

Saturday 30, June

Painter's Series: I, Claude Monet

Painter's Series: I, Claude Monet

Sunday 1, July

Rebourne: Lady Windermere's Fan

Rebourne: Lady Windermere's Fan

Wednesday 11, July

Bolshoi Ballet: Coppelia

Bolshoi Ballet: Coppelia

NR

Saturday 14, July

Bolshoi Ballet: Coppelia

Bolshoi Ballet: Coppelia

NR

Wednesday 18, July

Royal Opera House: Swan Lake

Royal Opera House: Swan Lake

Saturday 21, July

Royal Opera House: Swan Lake

Royal Opera House: Swan Lake

Thursday 9, May

Royal Shakespeare Co: Macbeth

Royal Shakespeare Co: Macbeth

Sunday 12, May

Royal Shakespeare Co: Macbeth

Royal Shakespeare Co: Macbeth

Thursday 15, August

Royal Shakespeare Co: Romeo & Juliet

Royal Shakespeare Co: Romeo & Juliet

Sunday 18, August

Royal Shakespeare Co: Romeo & Juliet

Royal Shakespeare Co: Romeo & Juliet

Thursday 10, October

Royal Shakespeare Co: Merry Wives Of Windsor

Royal Shakespeare Co: Merry Wives Of Windsor

Sunday 13, October

Royal Shakespeare Co: Merry Wives Of Windsor

Royal Shakespeare Co: Merry Wives Of Windsor

A Quiet Place

A Quiet Place

PG-13

A family lives an isolated existence in utter silence, for fear of an unknown threat that follows and attacks at any sound.

Avengers: Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War

PG-13

Following the events of “Captain America: Civil War,” the Avengers as we know it no longer exists. Lines were drawn; sides were chosen. The Avengers is nothing more than a team name without any team members. Can Earth’s Mightiest Heroes put aside their differences and unite once more? Do they even stand a chance against the Mad Titan who delights in their failure and desperation? Can they stop his thirst for power and chaos as he begins to collect the Infinity Stones?

Thursday 26, April

Bolshoi Ballet: Coppelia

Bolshoi Ballet: Coppelia

NR

Swanhilda notices her fianceé Franz is infatuated with the beautiful Coppélia who sits reading on her balcony each day. Nearly breaking up the two sweethearts, Coppélia is not what she seems and Swanhilda decides to teach Franz a lesson… The Bolshoi’s unique version of Coppélia exhibits a fascinating reconstruction of the original 19th -century choreography of this ebullient comedy involving a feisty heroine, a boyish fianceé with a wandering eye, and an old dollmaker. The company’s stunning corps de ballet shines in the divertissements and famous “dance of the hours,” and its principals abound in youthful energy and irresistible humor in this effervescent production.

Music: Léo Delibes

Choreography: Sergei Vikharev after Marius Petipa and Enrico Cecchetti

Cast: The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet

Wednesday 11, July

Saturday 14, July

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Happening

Happening

NR

Filmmaker James Redford embarks on a colorful personal journey into the dawn of the clean energy era as it creates jobs, turns profits, and makes communities stronger and healthier across the US. Unlikely entrepreneurs in communities from Georgetown, TX to Buffalo, NY reveal pioneering clean energy solutions while James’ discovery of how clean energy works, and what it means at a personal level, becomes the audiences’ discovery too. Reaching well beyond a great story of technology and innovation, “Happening” explores issues of human resilience, social justice, embracing the future, and finding hope for our survival.

Monday 23, April

Isle of Dogs

Isle of Dogs

PG-13For thematic elements and some violent images.

ISLE OF DOGS tells the story of ATARI KOBAYASHI, 12-year-old ward to corrupt Mayor Kobayashi. When, by Executive Decree, all the canine pets of Megasaki City are exiled to a vast garbage-dump called Trash Island, Atari sets off alone in a miniature Junior-Turbo Prop and flies across the river in search of his bodyguard-dog, Spots. There, with the assistance of a pack of newly-found mongrel friends, he begins an epic journey that will decide the fate and future of the entire Prefecture.

Macbeth

Macbeth

NR

Wednesday 13, June

Saturday 16, June

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National Theatre Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

National Theatre Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

Tennessee Williams' twentieth century masterpiece Cat on a Hot Tin Roof played a strictly limited season in London's West End in 2017. Following his smash hit production of A Streetcar Named Desire, Benedict Andrews' 'thrilling revival' (New York Times) stars Sienna Miller alongside, Jack O'Connell and Colm Meaney.

On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gather at their cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddy's birthday. The scorching heat is almost as oppressive as the lies they tell. Brick and Maggie dance round the secrets and sexual tensions that threaten to destroy their marriage. With the future of the family at stake, which version of the truth is real - and which will win out?

Wednesday 2, May

Saturday 5, May

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Old Vic: Messiah

Old Vic: Messiah

Messiah returns to Bristol Old Vic following its sell-out debut at Bristol Proms in 2013.

Handel's profound religious masterpiece was wildly controversial at its Dublin premier in 1742. He insisted on the anchor alto role being sung by the disgraced divorcee actress Susannah Cibber and to have it performed in theatres and concert halls rather than churches reserved for sacred works, including its first performance at Bristol Old Vic in 1782.

Inspired by Handel's early performances of the work, this staging explores the dramatic heart of the piece, taking as its starting point the bereaved community of a messianic leader and the struggle towards faith that must have confronted them.

Staged by Tom Morris and featuring internationally-renowned soloists Catherine Wyn Rogers and Julia Doyle, The Erebus Ensemble (Songs of Hope) and Europe's most celebrated Baroque orchestra The English Concert under the revered baton of Harry Bicket, this powerfully accessible dramatised concert is a rare treat for connoisseurs and enthusiasts alike.

Wednesday 25, April

Saturday 28, April

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Painter's Series: I, Claude Monet

Painter's Series: I, Claude Monet

In this striking film from award-winning director Phil Grabsky, we take a new look at arguably the world's favourite artist - through his own words. Using letters and other private writings I, Claude Monet reveals new insight into the man who not only painted the picture that gave birth to impressionism but who was perhaps the most influential and successful painter of the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Wednesday 27, June

Saturday 30, June

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Painter's Series: Van Gogh: A New Way Of Seeing

Painter's Series: Van Gogh: A New Way Of Seeing

Enjoying complete and unprecedented access to the treasures of Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum, this is a brilliant film about one of the world’s most fascinating and beloved artists. Made in collaboration with the experts at the Van Gogh Museum, the film marks both a major re-showing of the gallery’s collection and a celebration of the 125th anniversary of Van Gogh’s death.

Wednesday 23, May

Saturday 26, May

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Rampage

Rampage

PG-13

Primatologist Davis Okoye (Johnson), a man who keeps people at a distance, shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth. But a rogue genetic experiment gone awry mutates this gentle ape into a raging creature of enormous size. To make matters worse, it’s soon discovered there are other similarly altered animals. As these newly created alpha predators tear across North America, destroying everything in their path, Okoye teams with a discredited genetic engineer to secure an antidote, fighting his way through an ever-changing battlefield, not only to halt a global catastrophe but to save the fearsome creature that was once his friend.

Rebourne: A Woman Of No Importance

Rebourne: A Woman Of No Importance

Olivier award-winner Eve Best (A Moon for the Misbegotten and Hedda Gabler) and BAFTA-nominated actress Anne Reid (Last Tango in Halifax) star in this new classically staged production of Oscar Wilde’s comedy directed by Dominic Dromgoole, former Artistic Director of Shakespeare’s Globe. The first play from the Classic Spring Theatre Company’s Oscar Wilde Season, A Woman of No Importance was broadcast live to cinemas from the Vaudeville Theatre in London’s West End on 28th November 2017.

An earnest young American woman, a louche English lord, and an innocent young chap join a house party of fin de siècle fools and grotesques. Nearby a woman lives, cradling a long-buried secret. First performed in 1893, Oscar Wilde’s marriage of glittering wit and Ibsenite drama satirised the socially conservative world of the Victorian upper-class, creating a vivid new theatrical voice which still resonates today.

Sunday 22, April

Rebourne: Lady Windermere's Fan

Rebourne: Lady Windermere's Fan

A new production of Oscar Wilde’s social comedy, Lady Windermere’s Fan, directed by award-winning writer, actor and director Kathy Burke, will be broadcast live to cinemas from the Vaudeville Theatre in London’s West End. Kathy Burke brings together a talented comedic cast including the Olivier Award-winning actress Samantha Spiro as Mrs Erlynne, Kevin Bishop as Lord Darlington, and guest starring Jennifer Saunders as the Duchess of Berwick, marking her return to the West End stage for the first time in over twenty years. This is the second play from the Oscar Wilde Season, a year-long celebration of the brilliant Victorian playwright being staged by Classic Spring, a new theatre company led by Dominic Dromgoole, former Artistic Director of Shakespeare’s Globe.

The day of Lady Windermere’s birthday party, and all is perfectly in order. Until her friend Lord Darlington plants a seed of suspicion. Is her husband having an affair? And will the other woman really attend the party? First performed in 1892, Lady Windermere’s Fan explores the ambiguity of upper class morality and the fragile position of women in society in the late Victorian era in one of Wilde’s most popular and witty plays.

‘You gave me this fan today; it was your birthday present. If that woman crosses my threshold, I shall strike her across the face with it.’ Oscar Wilde

Thursday 28, June

Sunday 1, July

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Royal Opera Ballet:Bernstein Centenary

Royal Opera Ballet:Bernstein Centenary

The Royal Ballet celebrates the centenary of Leonard Bernstein’s birth with an all-Bernstein programme from the Company’s three associate choreographers, Wayne McGregor, Liam Scarlett and Christopher Wheeldon.

Wednesday 16, May

Saturday 19, May

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Royal Opera House: Macbeth

Royal Opera House: Macbeth

Antonio Pappano conducts Verdi’s opera based on Shakespeare’s tragedy, with a magnificent cast including Anna Netrebko and Anna Pirozzi, Željko Lučić and Ildebrando D’Arcangelo.

Wednesday 30, May

Saturday 2, June

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Royal Opera House: Swan Lake

Royal Opera House: Swan Lake

Royal Opera House Ballet... Prince Siegfried chances upon a flock of swans while out hunting. When one of the swans turns into a beautiful woman, Odette, he is instantly captivated and determines to break the spell that holds her captive.

Wednesday 18, July

Saturday 21, July

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Royal Shakespeare Co: Macbeth

Royal Shakespeare Co: Macbeth

THE PROPHECY

Macbeth and Banquo, generals in the service of King Duncan of Scotland, are returning victorious from battle when they are hailed by three witches who predict that Macbeth will become Thane of Cawdor and then King of Scotland, whereas Banquo's descendants will be kings.

BECOMING KING

The first part of the prophesy is soon fulfilled when Duncan rewards Macbeth's loyal service. Encouraged by this, and playing on her husband's ambition, Lady Macbeth persuades him to murder Duncan while he is a guest at their castle. Malcolm and Donalbain, Duncan's sons, flee to England for safety. Macbeth, now king, has Banquo murdered in an attempt to secure his own position, but Banquo's ghost appears to him at a banquet.

A SECOND VISIT

Macbeth visits the witches again. They warn him to beware of Macduff, a noble who has also fled to England, but assure him that he cannot be harmed by any man born of woman. Macbeth orders the murder of Macduff's wife and children.

TEST OF LOYALTY

In England, Malcolm tests Macduff's loyalty and they then raise an army to march against Macbeth. However Macbeth, armed with the witches' prophecy, believes that he is invincible.

Stop reading now if you don't want to know how it ends...

As his enemies draw nearer, Macbeth learns that his wife has killed herself. He faces Macduff in combat but when he learns Macduff was born by Caesarian section, he realises that he must face death.

With Macbeth dead, Malcolm is crowned King of Scotland.

Thursday 9, May

Sunday 12, May

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Royal Shakespeare Co: Merry Wives Of Windsor

Royal Shakespeare Co: Merry Wives Of Windsor

Down on his luck in the suburbs, John Falstaff plans to hustle his way to a comfortable retirement by seducing the wives of two wealthy men. Unknown to him, it’s the women of Windsor who really pull the strings, orchestrating Falstaff’s comeuppance amidst a theatrical smorgasbord of petty rivalries, jealousies and over-inflated egos. For a fat Englishman, a Welshman and a Frenchman, the only way is Windsor...

David Troughton returns to the Company as John Falstaff, following his recent title role in Titus Andronicus and Gloucester in King Lear.

Thursday 10, October

Sunday 13, October

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Royal Shakespeare Co: Romeo & Juliet

Royal Shakespeare Co: Romeo & Juliet

What if your first true love was someone you’d been told you must hate?

Set in a world very like our own, this Romeo and Juliet is about a generation of young people born into violence and ripped apart by the bitter divisions of their parents. The most famous story of love at first sight explodes with intense passion and an irresistible desire for change, but leads all too quickly to heartbreaking consequences.

Thursday 15, August

Sunday 18, August

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The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin

Rfor language throughout, violence and some sexual references

The one-liners fly as fast as political fortunes fall in this uproarious, wickedly irreverent satire from Armando Iannucci (Veep, In the Loop). Moscow, 1953: when tyrannical dictator Joseph Stalin drops dead, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to be the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweeby Georgy Malenkov (Jeffrey Tambor), the wily Nikita Khrushchev (Steve Buscemi), and the sadistic secret police chief Lavrentiy Beria (Simon Russell Beale). But as they bumble, brawl, and backstab their way to the top, just who is running the government? Combining palace intrigue with rapid-fire farce, this audacious comedy is a bitingly funny takedown of bureaucratic dysfunction performed to the hilt by a sparkling ensemble cast.

Wasted! The Story of Food Waste

Wasted! The Story of Food Waste

UN

Every year, 1.3 billion tons of food is thrown out. That's $218 billion worth of food produced for human consumption that never gets eaten ... With one-third of the world's food being thrown away even before it reaches the plate, it's time to shed new light on what is food and what is garbage.

WASTED! The Story of Food Waste is a feature-length documentary that will change how people buy, cook and eat food.

Through the eyes of chef-heroes like Massimo Bottura, Dan Barber and Danny Bowien, we'll see how the world’s most influential chefs battle food waste — transforming what most people consider garbage, scraps, and rejects into incredible dishes that feed more people, impact the bottom line, and create a more sustainable food system.

WASTED! will also showcase forward-thinking organizations and individuals who are already influencing the future of food recovery and demonstrating how eating empowers you, in the fight to solve one of the greatest problems of the 21st Century: global food waste.

Thursday 26, April