Show Times

Tuesday 21, November

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

PG-13for violence and thematic elements.

Wednesday 22, November

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

PG-13for violence and thematic elements.

Friday 24, November

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

PG-13for violence and thematic elements.

Saturday 25, November

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

PG-13for violence and thematic elements.

Sunday 26, November

The Taming of the Shrew: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

The Taming of the Shrew: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

PG-13for violence and thematic elements.

Monday 27, November

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

PG-13for violence and thematic elements.

Tuesday 28, November

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

PG-13for violence and thematic elements.

Wednesday 29, November

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

PG-13for violence and thematic elements.

Thursday 30, November

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

PG-13for violence and thematic elements.

Friday 1, December

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Goodbye Christopher Robin

PGfor thematic elements, some bullying, war images and brief language

Saturday 2, December

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Goodbye Christopher Robin

PGfor thematic elements, some bullying, war images and brief language

Sunday 3, December

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Goodbye Christopher Robin

PGfor thematic elements, some bullying, war images and brief language

Monday 4, December

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Goodbye Christopher Robin

PGfor thematic elements, some bullying, war images and brief language

Tuesday 5, December

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Goodbye Christopher Robin

PGfor thematic elements, some bullying, war images and brief language

Wednesday 6, December

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Goodbye Christopher Robin

PGfor thematic elements, some bullying, war images and brief language

Thursday 7, December

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Goodbye Christopher Robin

PGfor thematic elements, some bullying, war images and brief language

Saturday 9, December

Hansel & Gretel: Met Opera Encore

Hansel & Gretel: Met Opera Encore

UN

Sunday 10, December

Murphy Family: Christmas Concert 2017

Murphy Family: Christmas Concert 2017

Sunday 17, December

The Nutcracker: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

The Nutcracker: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

Sunday 21, January

Romeo and Juliet: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

Romeo and Juliet: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

Saturday 27, January

Tosca: 2017-18 Met Opera

Tosca: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Sunday 4, February

Lady of the Camellias: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

Lady of the Camellias: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

Saturday 10, February

L'Elisir d'Amore: 2017-18 Met Opera

L'Elisir d'Amore: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Saturday 24, February

La Boheme: 2017-18 Met Opera

La Boheme: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Sunday 4, March

The Flames of Paris: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

The Flames of Paris: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

Saturday 10, March

Semiramide: 2017-18 Met Opera

Semiramide: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Saturday 31, March

Cosi fan tutte: 2017-18 Met Opera

Cosi fan tutte: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Sunday 8, April

Giselle: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

Giselle: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

Saturday 14, April

Luisa Miller: 2017-18 Met Opera

Luisa Miller: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Saturday 28, April

Cendrillon: 2017-18 Met Opera

Cendrillon: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Sunday 10, June

Coppelia: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

Coppelia: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

Cendrillon: 2017-18 Met Opera

Cendrillon: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Massenet’s enchanting opera Cendrillon, based on Cinderella, premieres at the Met conducted by Bertrand de Billy and directed by Laurent Pelly, whose Met credits include staging Donizetti’s La Fille du Régiment and Massenet’s Manon. Joyce DiDonato adds another role to her Met repertory as the title character, a role she has sung to acclaim at the Grand Teatre del Liceu, Santa Fe Opera, and Royal Opera, Covent Garden. The cast also stars Alice Coote as Prince Charmant, Stephanie Blythe as the evil stepmother Madame de la Haltière, Kathleen Kim as the Fée, and Laurent Naouri as Pandolfe. Cendrillon is produced in association with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London; Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona; Théâtre Royal de La Monnaie, Brussels; and Opéra de Lille. This production was first performed at The Santa Fe Opera.

Saturday 28, April

Coppelia: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

Coppelia: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

COPPÉLIA

LIVE

Date SUN JUN 10, 2018

Time 12.55PM

Running time 2:45 (165 MINUTES)

Music Leo Delibes

Choreography Sergei Vikharev after Marius Petipa and Enrico Cecchetti

Cast The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and

Corps de Ballet

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.

Sunday 10, June

Cosi fan tutte: 2017-18 Met Opera

Cosi fan tutte: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Phelim McDermott returns to the Met staging Mozart’s comedy Così fan tutte, led by David Robertson. Set in the 1950s on Coney Island, the cast features Amanda Majeski as the conflicted Fiordiligi; Serena Malfi as her sister, Dorabella; Tony Award winner Kelli O’Hara as their feisty maid, Despina; Ben Bliss and Adam Plachetka as the sisters’ fiancés, Ferrando and Guglielmo; and Christopher Maltman as the cynical Don Alfonso. Così fan tutte is a co-production with the English National Opera.

Saturday 31, March

Giselle: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

Giselle: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

GISELLE

Date SUN APR 8, 2018

Time 12.55PM

Running time 2:20 (140 MINUTES)

Music Adolphe Adam

Choreography Yuri Grigorovich

Cast Svetlana Zakharova (Giselle), Sergei Polunin (Albrecht)

When Giselle learns that her beloved Albrecht is promised to another woman,

she dies of a broken heart in his arms. While Albrecht grieves, she returns from

the dead as a Wili, a vengeful spirit meant to make unfaithful men dance until

death…

Prima ballerina Svetlana Zakharova personifies this ultimate ballerina role in

the classical repertoire, alongside the sensational Sergei Polunin as Albrecht,

in this chilling, yet luminous ballet that continues to captivate audiences for

over 150 years at the Bolshoi.

Sunday 8, April

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Goodbye Christopher Robin

PGfor thematic elements, some bullying, war images and brief language

A rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children's author A. A. Milne (Domhnall Gleeson) and his son Christopher Robin, whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Along with his mother Daphne (Margot Robbie), and his nanny Olive, Christopher Robin and his family are swept up in the international success of the books; the enchanting tales bringing hope and comfort to England after the First World War. But with the eyes of the world on Christopher Robin, what will the cost be to the family?

Friday 1, December

Saturday 2, December

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Tuesday 5, December

Wednesday 6, December

Thursday 7, December

Show Future Dates
Hansel & Gretel: Met Opera Encore

Hansel & Gretel: Met Opera Encore

UN

Just in time for the holidays, the Met presents a special encore presentation of Humperdinck’s fairytale opera Hansel and Gretel. Starring Alice Coote and Christine Schäfer as the title youngsters, this 2008 Live in HD broadcast features a whimsically twisted production by Richard Jones and a new English translation perfect for audiences of all ages.

Saturday 9, December

La Boheme: 2017-18 Met Opera

La Boheme: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

An exciting young cast stars in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production of La Bohème, the most-performed opera in Met history. Sonya Yoncheva stars as Mimì opposite Michael Fabiano as the passionate writer Rodolfo. Susanna Phillips reprises the role of the flirtatious Musetta and Lucas Meachem sings the role of her lover, the painter Marcello. The cast also features Alexey Lavrov and Matthew Rose as Rodolfo and Marcello’s friends Schaunard and Colline and Paul Plishka as Benoit and Alcindoro in this performance, led by Marco Armiliato.

Saturday 24, February

Lady of the Camellias: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

Lady of the Camellias: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

THE LADY OF THE CAMELLIAS

Date SUN Feb 4, 2018

Time 12.55PM

Running time 3:05 (185 MINUTES)

Music John Neumeier

Choreography Frédéric Chopin

Cast Svetlana Zakharova (Margeurite), Edvin Revazov (Armand), Andrei Merkuriev (Monsieur

Duval), Anna Tikhomirova (Manon Lescaut), Semyon Chudin (Des Grieux)

At a theatre performance of ‘Manon Lescaut’, the young and naive Armand

is utterly captivated after meeting the ravishing and most desirable courtesan

Marguerite Gautier. Their encounter gives birth to a passionate yet doomed

love…

Alexandre Dumas fils’s novel comes to life on the Bolshoi stage, with prima

Svetlana Zakharova as the ailing Marguerite seeking love and redemption

from her life as a courtesan. The Bolshoi brings choreographer John

Neumeier’s work of rare beauty and tragic depth to new emotional heights,

accompanied by Chopin’s romantic piano score.

Sunday 4, February

L'Elisir d'Amore: 2017-18 Met Opera

L'Elisir d'Amore: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Donizetti’s comic gem L’Elisir d’Amore, staged by Bartlett Sher and conducted by Domingo Hindoyan, stars Pretty Yende as the spirited Adina, with Matthew Polenzani as Nemorino, the simple peasant who falls in love with her. Davide Luciano makes his Met debut as the role of Adina’s arrogant fiancé, Belcore and Ildebrando D’Arcangelo sings the role of the magic potion-peddling Doctor Dulcamara. Domingo Hindoyan makes his company debut conducting.

Saturday 10, February

Luisa Miller: 2017-18 Met Opera

Luisa Miller: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Met Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts a revival of Luisa Miller, which has not been seen at the Met since 2006. Starring Sonya Yoncheva as a peasant girl Luisa opposite Piotr Beczala as Rodolfo in Verdi’s tragedy about a young woman who sacrifices her own happiness in an attempt to save her father’s life. The cast also stars Plácido Domingo as Luisa’s father Miller, with Olesya Petrova as Federica, and Alexander Vinogradov in his Met debut and Dmitry Belosselskiy as Walter and Wurm respectively, the ruthless men determined to tear Luisa and Rodolfo apart.

Saturday 14, April

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

PG-13for violence and thematic elements.

What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best-selling author Agatha Christie, “Murder on the Orient Express” tells the tale of thirteen strangers stranded on a train, where everyone’s a suspect. One man must race against time to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again. Kenneth Branagh directs and leads an all-star cast including Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley and Josh Gad.

Tuesday 21, November

Wednesday 22, November

Friday 24, November

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Tuesday 28, November

Wednesday 29, November

Thursday 30, November

Show Future Dates
Murphy Family: Christmas Concert 2017

Murphy Family: Christmas Concert 2017

Sunday 10, December

Romeo and Juliet: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

Romeo and Juliet: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

ROMEO AND JULIET

New production

LIVE

Date SUN JAN 21, 2018

Time 12.55PM

Running time 2:30 (150 MINUTES)

Music Sergei Prokofiev

Choreography Alexei Ratmansky

Cast The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet

In Verona, Romeo and Juliet fall madly in love while their respective families,

the Montagues and the Capulets, are caught in a bitter rivalry ending in

heart-wrenching tragedy…

Alexei Ratmansky, former artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet, stages the

company’s premiere of his production with dramatic urgency and a fresh retelling

of Shakespeare’s beloved classic. His brilliant and detailed adaptiation

set to Prokofiev’s romantic and cinematic score, reignites the story of

literature’s most celebrated star-crossed lovers like no other classical ballet

choreographer today.

Sunday 21, January

Semiramide: 2017-18 Met Opera

Semiramide: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Angela Meade makes her Met role debut as the title character in Semiramide. Rossini’s opera, which has not been seen at the Met in 25 years, will be conducted by Maurizio Benini and feature Elizabeth DeShong as the Commander of the Assyrian army Arsace, Javier Camarena as an Indian king Idreno, Ildar Abdrazakov as the prince Assur, and Ryan Speedo Green as the high priest Oroe.

Saturday 10, March

The Flames of Paris: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

The Flames of Paris: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

THE FLAMES OF PARIS

LIVE

Date SUN MAR 4, 2018

Time 12.55PM

Running time 2:15 (135 MINUTES)

Music Boris Asafiev

Choreography Alexei Ratmansky, after Vasily Vainonen

Cast The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet

In the era of the French Revolution, Jeanne and her brother Jérôme leave

Marseille for Paris in support the revolutionary effort that is taking over the

capital. While fighting for freedom, they both encounter love along the way…

Very few ballets can properly depict the Bolshoi’s overflowing energy and

fiery passion as can Alexei Ratmansky’s captivating revival of Vasily

Vainonen’s The Flames of Paris. With powerful virtuosity and some of the most

stunning pas de deux, the Bolshoi Ballet displays an exuberance almost too

enormous for the Moscow stage.

Sunday 4, March

The Nutcracker: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

The Nutcracker: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

THE NUTCRACKER

Date SUN DEC 17, 2017

Time 12.55PM

Running time 2:15 (135 MINUTES)

Music Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Choreography Yuri Grigorovich

Libretto Yuri Grigorovich (after E.T.A. Hoffmann and Marius Petipa).

Cast Denis Rodkin (the Nutcracker Prince), Anna Nikulina (Marie), Andrei Merkuriev

(Drosselmeyer), Vitaly Biktimirov (the Mouse King), and the Bolshoi Corps de Ballet.

As the clock strikes midnight on Christmas Eve, Marie’s wooden nutcracker

doll comes to life and transforms into a prince! Soon joined by her other toys

that have also come to life, Marie and her prince embark on a dreamy

unforgettable adventure.

A holiday tradition for the whole family, The Nutcracker sweeps the Bolshoi

stage for two hours of enchantment and magic. Along with Tchaikovsky’s

cherished score and and some of the Bolshoi’s greatest artists, The Nutcracker

remains a treasure not to be missed!

Sunday 17, December

The Taming of the Shrew: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

The Taming of the Shrew: Bolshoi Ballet 2017-18

NR

Date SUN NOV 19, 2017

Time 12.55PM

Running time 2:05 (125 MINUTES)

Music Dmitri Shostakovich

Choreography Jean-Christophe Maillot

Cast Ekaterina Krysanova (Katharina), Vladislav Lantratov (Petruchio), Olga Smirnova

(Bianca) Semyon Chudin (Lucentio

Baptista struggles to marry off his tempestuous daughter Katharina, a shrew

who denies that any man could possibly be her match. However when she

meets Petruchio, who is as ill-tempered as she, the two forces of nature ignite

an unexpected and explosive encounter.

Acclaimed choreographer Jean-Christophe Maillot brings out the wit, fastpaced

athleticism and vibrancy from the Bolshoi Ballet dancers in

Shakespeare’s rowdy comedy. Principals Ekaterina Krysanova and Vladislav

Lantratov clash, challenge and eventually give themselves to one another in

a wonderfully entertaining production that can only be seen at the Bolshoi!

Sunday 26, November

Tosca: 2017-18 Met Opera

Tosca: 2017-18 Met Opera

NR

Andris Nelsons conducts a new staging of Puccini’s dramatic tragedy, directed by Sir David McVicar. Kristine Opolais and Jonas Kaufmann star as the heroine Tosca and her lover Cavaradossi, with Bryn Terfel as the villainous Scarpia.

Saturday 27, January