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  • In Conversation With Russell Brand
  • Event Date: Thursday 23 October
  • Duration: TBC
  • Russell Brand, one of our most controversial public figures, talks to the Guardian's Owen Jones about why he thinks revolution isn't just possible, but inevitable. In his new book, the writer and c.. more

  • Live Comedy on Stage
  • Event Date: Saturday 25 October
  • Duration: TBC
  • Showcase Coventry presents the best in live stand-up comedy, on stage every Saturday night. Set in the unique Showcase Live auditorium, you can laugh the night away with friends, family and colleagues.. more
  • The Legend Of Love - Bolshoi 2014
  • Event Date: Sunday 26 October
  • Duration: 3 hours 00 minutes
  • The royal apartments of Queen Mekhmene Banu are plunged into mourning – her young sister, Princess Shireen, is dying. The Princess will only be saved if the Queen gives Shireen her beauty. The Q.. more
  • Royal Opera House: I due Foscari
  • Event Date: Monday 27 October
  • Duration: TBC
  • Plácido Domingo returns to give his first London performances of another major Verdi baritone role. I due Foscari is based on a play by Byron set in 15th-century Venice. The two Foscari of the .. more
  • Northern Soul
  • Event Date: Tuesday 28 October
  • Duration: 1 hours 42 minutes
  • Northern Soul is a vibrant and authentic portrayal of adolescent escapism and self-discovery, set against the high-octane Northern Soul scene of mid-seventies Lancashire. Northern Soulmore

  • National Theatre Live: Frankenstein Encore
  • Event Date: Thursday 30 October
  • Duration: 2 hours 20 minutes
  • National Theatre Live's thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas for a limited time, due to unprecedented audience demand. Fathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live invi.. more

  • Carmen - Met Opera 2014
  • Event Date: Saturday 01 November
  • Duration: 3 hours 38 minutes
  • Richard Eyre’s stunning production returns with two of its great leading ladies, Elina Garanca and Anita Rachvelishvili, who share the title role of the ill-fated temptress. Aleksandrs Antonenko.. more
  • Andre Rieu's 2014 Maastricht Concert Encore
  • Event Date: Sunday 02 November
  • Duration: 2 hours 40 minutes
  • CinemaLive are excited to announce the re-release of this record breaking concert! Help celebrate the 10th Anniversary of André Rieu&rsq.. more

  • Royal Opera House: I due Foscari ENCORE
  • Event Date: Sunday 02 November
  • Duration: TBC
  • Plácido Domingo returns to give his first London performances of another major Verdi baritone role. I due Foscari is based on a play by Byron set in 15th-century Venice. The two Foscari of the .. more
  • National Theatre Live: Frankenstein Encore
  • Event Date: Tuesday 04 November
  • Duration: 2 hours 00 minutes
  • National Theatre Live's thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas for a limited time, due to unprecedented audience demand. Fathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live invite y.. more
  • The Vatican Museums
  • Event Date: Tuesday 18 November
  • Duration: 1 hours 10 minutes
  • Vatican Museums represents an extraordinary voyage of discovery to see the most impressive collection of works of art built up over two thousand years of history, bringing techniques used in cinema by.. more
  • The Vatican Museums 3D
  • Event Date: Tuesday 18 November
  • Duration: 1 hours 10 minutes
  • Vatican Museums represents an extraordinary voyage of discovery to see the most impressive collection of works of art built up over two thousand years of history, bringing techniqu.. more

  • David Bowie Is
  • Event Date: Tuesday 18 November
  • Duration: 1 hours 39 minutes
  • A documentary film of the groundbreaking David Bowie is exhibition created by the Victoria and Albert Museum, London (V&A). The film takes the audience on an extraordinary journey through the Davi.. more
  • The New York Metropolitan Opera: Rossini - Il Barbiere di Siviglia
  • Event Date: Saturday 22 November
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • The music of Rossini's "The Barber of Seville" has been featured in Bugs Bunny cartoons and TV commercials, but is best heard in its original setting, where its infectious charm and bubbling joy are g.. more
  • Bolshoi Ballet: The Pharaoh's Daughter ENCORE (2014)
  • Event Date: Sunday 23 November
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Young Englishman Lord Wilson is travelling through Egypt when a powerful storm breaks out. He is forced to take shelter in the nearest pyramid, where the daughter of one of Egypt’s most powerful.. more
  • Queen Rock Montreal 1981
  • Event Date: Monday 24 November
  • Duration: 1 hours 35 minutes
  • Queen Rock Montreal is an iconic concert movie from one of the world’s greatest bands, is often described as one of Queen’s all-time best performances.  Recorded live at Montreal&rsqu.. more
  • Hockney
  • Event Date: Tuesday 25 November
  • Duration: 1 hours 52 minutes
  • An exclusive gala screening of the highly anticipated new feature HOCKNEY, followed by an in-depth conversation with David Hockney from his Los Angeles studio, broadcast live into cinemas. more

  • Royal Opera House: L'Elisir d'amore
  • Event Date: Wednesday 26 November
  • Duration: 2 hours 45 minutes
  • Donizetti’s romantic comedy of rural life shines brilliantly in Laurent Pelly’s hilarious staging, which matches the piece’s perfect blend of sentiment and tomfoolery. Italian conduc.. more
  • Royal Opera House: L'Elisir d'amore ENCORE
  • Event Date: Sunday 30 November
  • Duration: TBC
  • Donizetti’s romantic comedy of rural life shines brilliantly in Laurent Pelly’s hilarious staging, which matches the piece’s perfect blend of sentiment and tomfoolery. Italian conduc.. more
  • The Old Vic's The Crucible
  • Event Date: Thursday 04 December
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • **Please note this will be shown on Thursday December 4 and Sunday December 7. Please see below for times and to book tickets**

    Richard.. more

  • Bolshoi: La Bayadere
  • Event Date: Sunday 07 December
  • Duration: 2 hours 45 minutes
  • When the beautiful dancer Nikiya and the warrior Solor meet in secret, they swear eternal mutual fidelity. However, the High Brahmin, who is also in love with Nikiya, overhears them. He rushes to reve.. more
  • National Theatre Live: John
  • Event Date: Tuesday 09 December
  • Duration: 2 hours 00 minutes
  • Lloyd Newson interviewed more than 50 men asking them frank questions, initially about love and sex. One of those men was John. What emerged was a story that is both extraordinary and touching. Years .. more
  • Die Meistersinger Von Nurnberg - Met Opera 2014
  • Event Date: Saturday 13 December
  • Duration: 6 hours 00 minutes
  • James Levine returns to Wagner with a signature run of this epic comedy, back at the Met for the first time in eight years. Johan Reuter, who triumphed in last season’s Die Frau ohne Sc.. more
  • The Royal Ballet: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
  • Event Date: Tuesday 16 December
  • Duration: 3 hours 25 minutes
  • Christopher Wheeldon’s full-length ballet based on Lewis Carroll’s book is an exuberant piece of storytelling featuring an instantly recognizable cast of characters, among them a tap-danci.. more
  • Showcase Live Christmas Comedy
  • Event Date: Thursday 18 December
  • Duration: TBC
  • Showcase Coventry presents the best in live stand-up comedy, on stage this Christmas. Set in the unique Showcase Live auditorium, you can laugh the night away with friends, family and colleagues, m.. more

  • Bolshoi Ballet's The Nutcracker
  • Event Date: Sunday 21 December
  • Duration: 3 hours 00 minutes
  • On Christmas Eve, Marie's godfather, Drosselmeyer, gives her a strange toy: a wooden nutcracker carved in the shape of a little man. At midnight, when the celebrations are over, all the toys magically.. more
  • The Merry Widow - Met Opera 2015
  • Event Date: Saturday 17 January
  • Duration: 3 hours 00 minutes
  • The great Renée Fleming stars as the beguiling femme fatale who captivates all Paris in Lehár’s enchanting operetta, seen in a new staging by Broadway virtuoso director and choreog.. more
  • National Theatre Live: Treasure Island
  • Event Date: Thursday 22 January
  • Duration: 3 hours 00 minutes
  • Robert Louis Stevenson's story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery, broadcast live from the National Theatre. It's a dark, stormy night... more
  • Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake LIVE (2015)
  • Event Date: Sunday 25 January
  • Duration: 2 hours 05 minutes
  • At the palace, the royal family and their guests are gathered for Prince Siegfried’s birthday celebrations. In a majestic ceremony, Siegfried is made a knight; young girls try to attract his .. more

  • The Metropolitan Opera: Les Contes d'Hoffman
  • Event Date: Saturday 31 January
  • Duration: 3 hours 50 minutes
  • Vittorio Grigolo and Matthew Polenzani take turns playing the tortured poet and unwitting adventurer of the title. Hibla Gerzmava faces the operatic hurdle of singing all three heroines for the first .. more
  • The Royal Opera House: Andrea Chenier ENCORE
  • Event Date: Sunday 01 February
  • Duration: TBC
  • Umberto Giordano’s Andrea Chénier (1896) presents a fictionalized account of the last years of the French poet André Chénier, guillotined during the Reign of Terror in 1794... more
  • Royal Shakespeare Company: Loves Labours Lost
  • Event Date: Wednesday 11 February
  • Duration: 3 hours 00 minutes
  • Summer 1914. Dedicating themselves to a life of study, the King and his friends take an oath to avoid the company of women for three years – but then the Princess of France and her ladies-in-.. more

  • Iolanta / Duke Bluebeard's Castle - Met Opera 2015
  • Event Date: Friday 13 February
  • Duration: 3 hours 40 minutes
  • On the heels of her triumphant Met performances as Tatiana in Eugene Onegin, soprano Anna Netrebko takes on another Tchaikovsky heroine in the first opera of this intriguing double bill,.. more
  • Royal Opera House: Der fliegende Hollander ENCORE
  • Event Date: Sunday 01 March
  • Duration: TBC
  • Wagner’s first masterpiece explores the themes of damnation and redemption that would fascinate the composer throughout his career. In this tale of a captain forced to sail the seas for eternity.. more
  • Bolshoi: Romeo and Juliet
  • Event Date: Sunday 08 March
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • In Verona, the rivalry between the Capulets and the Montagues brings bloodshed to the city. When the Capulets organise a masked ball in honour of their daughter Juliet, Romeo Montague and his friend M.. more
  • English National Opera: La Traviata
  • Event Date: Wednesday 11 March
  • Duration: 1 hours 50 minutes
  • Live via satellite from the London Coliseum. A stunning production of Verdi’s masterpiece which reaches to the heart of the opera’s themes of passionate love and tragic death.  The.. more

  • National Theatre Live: Behind the Beautiful Forevers
  • Event Date: Thursday 12 March
  • Duration: TBC
  • India is surging with global ambition. But beyond the luxury hotels surrounding Mumbai airport lies a makeshift slum, full of people with plans of their own. Zehrunisa and her son Abdul aim to recycle.. more
  • La Donna Del Lago - Met Opera 2015
  • Event Date: Saturday 14 March
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Joyce DiDonato and Juan Diego Flórez join forces for this Rossini showcase of bel canto virtuosity, set in the medieval Scottish highlands. DiDonato is the “lady of the lake” of the.. more
  • The Royal Ballet: Swan Lake
  • Event Date: Tuesday 17 March
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Swan Lake, surely the greatest of all Romantic ballets, is the captivating story of a beautiful woman transformed into a swan, and a heart-rending tribute to the power of love. Swan Lake is a perfect .. more
  • Royal Opera House: Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny
  • Event Date: Wednesday 01 April
  • Duration: 3 hours 00 minutes
  • A major work from the remarkable partnership of playwright and poet Bertolt Brecht and composer Kurt Weill, Mahagonny was first performed in Leipzig in 1930. Its first ever Royal Opera staging, by Ass.. more
  • Royal Opera House: The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny ENCORE
  • Event Date: Sunday 05 April
  • Duration: TBC
  • A major work from the remarkable partnership of playwright and poet Bertolt Brecht and composer Kurt Weill, Mahagonny was first performed in Leipzig in 1930. Its first ever Royal Opera staging, by Ass.. more
  • National Theatre Live: The Hard Problem
  • Event Date: Thursday 16 April
  • Duration: 3 hours 00 minutes
  • Acclaimed playwright Tom Stoppard returns to the National Theatre with his highly-anticipated new play The Hard Problem, directed by Nicholas Hytner.

    Hilary, a.. more
  • Bolshoi Ballet: Ivan the Terrible LIVE (2015)
  • Event Date: Sunday 19 April
  • Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
  • As young Ivan IV is crowned, he has to choose one of the 13 Boyar daughters to be his wife and tsarina. He selects Anastasia, and the two eventually fall deeply in love. When the Boyars plot against h.. more
  • Cavalleria Rusticana / Pagliacci - Met Opera 2015
  • Event Date: Saturday 25 April
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Opera’s most enduring tragic double bill returns in an evocative new production from Sir David McVicar (Giulio Cesare, Maria Stuarda, Il Trovatore), who sets the verismo action across t.. more
  • The Royal Opera House: La Fille Mal Gardee
  • Event Date: Tuesday 05 May
  • Duration: 2 hours 35 minutes
  • Based on an 1828 French ballet of the same name and inspired by choreographer Frederick Ashton's love of the Suffolk countryside, La Fille mal garde is one of the choreographer's most joyous creations.. more
  • National Theatre Live: Man and Superman
  • Event Date: Thursday 14 May
  • Duration: 4 hours 00 minutes
  • Academy Award® nominee Ralph Fiennes plays Jack Tanner in this exhilarating reinvention of Shaw’s witty, provocative classic. A romantic comedy, an ep.. more

  • English National Opera: The Pirates of Penzance
  • Event Date: Tuesday 19 May
  • Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
  • Live via satellite from the London Coliseum. Guaranteed to be a major event, Mike Leigh (Palme d’Or winner and five times Oscar nominee) directs his first ever opera for the stage.  Gilb.. more

  • The Royal Opera House: La Boheme
  • Event Date: Wednesday 10 June
  • Duration: 2 hours 42 minutes
  • The most popular opera of all returns in one of The Royal Opera’s best loved stagings, regularly revived since its opening night in 1974 – and now being seen for the very last time. John C.. more
  • The Royal Opera House: La Boheme ENCORE
  • Event Date: Sunday 14 June
  • Duration: 2 hours 42 minutes
  • The most popular opera of all returns in one of The Royal Opera’s best loved stagings, regularly revived since its opening night in 1974 – and now being seen for the very last time. John C.. more
  • English National Opera: Carmen
  • Event Date: Wednesday 01 July
  • Duration: 2 hours 45 minutes
  • Live via satellite from the London Coliseum. Probably the most popular opera in the world.  Carmen scandalised its earliest audiences with its raw depiction of lust in 19th-century Seville. &n.. more

  • The Royal Opera House: Guillaume Tell
  • Event Date: Sunday 05 July
  • Duration: TBC
  • Opening with what is arguably the most exciting of all operatic overtures, Rossini’s final opera helped to lay the foundations of the genre of French grand opéra that dominated European s.. more
  • The Royal Opera House: Guillaume Tell ENCORE
  • Event Date: Sunday 12 July
  • Duration: TBC
  • Opening with what is arguably the most exciting of all operatic overtures, Rossini’s final opera helped to lay the foundations of the genre of French grand opéra that dominated European s.. more
  • Royal Shakespeare Theatre: The Merchant of Venice
  • Event Date: Wednesday 22 July
  • Duration: TBC
  • In the melting pot of Venice, trade is God. With its ships plying the globe, the city opens its arms to all, as long as they come prepared to do business and there is profit to be made. With the gold .. more
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