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Event Cinema

Your ticket to the greatest shows on Earth

Lose yourself in the action of the world’s greatest performances, brought to you live via satellite or recorded, straight onto the big screen.

From captivating theatre, opera, music and dance, to exhilarating sporting and gaming events, you’ll never miss a moment.

Get ready for edge-of-your-seat shows like you’ve never seen them before, with breathtaking surround sound for an unforgettable, larger-than-life experience.

With ODEON Event Cinema you’ll always have the best seat in the house, with close-up action so real you’ll feel like you’re there.

Encore, Encore!

Missed the live event? Some of our shows are replayed as a special ‘Encore’ performance the following week so keep an eye out on our Event Cinema page. 

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School Bookings

We also offer a selection of our ODEON Event Cinema events exclusively for school bookings. To see our school booking page click here.

English National Ballet Akram Khans Giselle Advance Book

English National Ballet Akram Khans Giselle

Hailed as 'a masterpiece of 21st century dance' from English National Ballet, Akram Khan's Giselle comes to cinemas for the first time.

Date(s): 25/04/18

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Met Opera - Cendrillon 2018 Advance Book

Met Opera - Cendrillon 2018

For the first time ever, Massenet's sumptuous version of the Cinderella story comes to the Met

Date(s): 28/04/18

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Nothing Like A Dame - Exclusive Premiere Screenings Advance Book

Nothing Like A Dame - Exclusive Premiere Screenings

A unique celebration of the lives and careers of Dame Eileen Atkins, Dame Judi Dench, Dame Joan Plowright and Dame Maggie Smith.

Date(s): 02/05/18

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Royal Ballet: Manon (Live) 2018 Advance Book

Royal Ballet: Manon (Live) 2018

Kenneth Macmillan's powerful telling of Manon and Des Grieux's tragic love.

Date(s): 03/05/18

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Royal Ballet: Manon (Encore) 2018 Advance Book

Royal Ballet: Manon (Encore) 2018

Kenneth Macmillan's powerful telling of Manon and Des Grieux's tragic love.

Date(s): 06/05/18

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Skid Row Marathon Advance Book

Skid Row Marathon

The uplifting and inspiring story of an unlikely group of individuals from LA's Skid Row.

Date(s): 09/05/18

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NT Live: Macbeth Advance Book

NT Live: Macbeth

Shakespeare's most intense and terrifying tragedy.

Date(s): 10/05/18

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Matthew Bourne's Cinderella + Live Q&a Advance Book

Matthew Bourne's Cinderella + Live Q&a

The internationally acclaimed choreographer's interpretation of the classic fairy tale. A chance meeting results in a magical night for Cinderella and her dashing young RAF pilot, together just long enough to fall in love before being parted by the horrors of the Blitz. This special dance screening will be followed by a live Q&A with Matthew Bourne exclusively for cinemas.

Date(s): 15/05/18

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An American In Paris Advance Book

An American In Paris

This breathtakingly beautiful Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the Oscar winning MGM film, tells the impassioned story of discovering love in the 'City of Light'.

Date(s): 16/05/18

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The Dam Busters At 75: Live From The Royal Albert Hall Advance Book

The Dam Busters At 75: Live From The Royal Albert Hall

Experience a brand new 4K restoration of greatest British war movie 'The Dam Buster'.

Date(s): 17/05/18

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Oscar Wilde Season Live: An Ideal Husband Advance Book

Oscar Wilde Season Live: An Ideal Husband

A new production of the Rolls-Royce of English comedies, Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband, will be broadcast live to cinemas.

Date(s): 05/06/18

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Bolshoi Live: Coppelia 2018 Preview

Bolshoi Live: Coppelia 2018

Swanhilda notices her fiancee Franz is infatuated with the beautiful Coppélia who sits reading on her balcony each day.

Date(s): 10/05/18, 10/06/18

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Royal Ballet: Swan Lake (Live) 2018 Advance Book

Royal Ballet: Swan Lake (Live) 2018

The Royal Ballet presents a new production of Tchaikovsky's magnificent classic ballet.

Date(s): 12/06/18

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Royal Ballet: Swan Lake (Encore) 2018 Advance Book

Royal Ballet: Swan Lake (Encore) 2018

The Royal Ballet presents a new production of Tchaikovsky's magnificent classic ballet.

Date(s): 17/06/18

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Glyndebourne  2018 - Madama Butterfly Advance Book

Glyndebourne 2018 - Madama Butterfly

Giacomo Puccini's classic love story that never fails to move.

Date(s): 21/06/18

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Everybody's Talking About Jamie Advance Book

Everybody's Talking About Jamie

Inspired by a true story, 'Everybody's Talking About Jamie' is the new award-winning five-star hit musical for today.

Date(s): 05/07/18

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RSC Live Romeo & Juliet Advance Book

RSC Live Romeo & Juliet

Romeo and Juliet is about a generation of young people born into violence and ripped apart by the bitter divisions of their parents.

Date(s): 18/07/18

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Glyndebourne - Saul (recorded 2015) Advance Book

Glyndebourne - Saul (recorded 2015)

Barrie Kosky's blazingly original and visually spectacular staging of Handel's oratorio pairs baroque music with contemporary choreography.

Date(s): 26/07/18

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Andre Rieu 2018 Maastricht Concert Advance Book

Andre Rieu 2018 Maastricht Concert

Andre Rieu's legendary annual Maastricht concert.

Date(s): 28/07/18, 29/07/18

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Andre Rieu 2018 Maastricht Concert (Encore) Advance Book

Andre Rieu 2018 Maastricht Concert (Encore)

Andre Rieu's legendary annual Maastricht concert.

Date(s): 29/07/18

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Glyndebourne  2018 - Vanessa Advance Book

Glyndebourne 2018 - Vanessa

A rare opportunity to see Barber's Pulitzer Prize-winning work-opera from the age of Hitchcock.

Date(s): 14/08/18

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RSC Live The Merry Wives Of Windsor Advance Book

RSC Live The Merry Wives Of Windsor

John Falstaff plans to hustle his way to a comfortable retirement by seducing the wives of two wealthy men.

Date(s): 12/09/18

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La Boheme On Sydney Harbour (2018) Advance Book

La Boheme On Sydney Harbour (2018)

Experience 'La Boheme' at the magnificent Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour.

Date(s): 13/09/18

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The Merry Widow - Australian Ballet (2018) Advance Book

The Merry Widow - Australian Ballet (2018)

Step into the ballrooms of Paris and join us for our production of 'The Merry Widow'.

Date(s): 20/09/18

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Oscar Wilde Season Live: The Importance Of Being Earnest Advance Book

Oscar Wilde Season Live: The Importance Of Being Earnest

A new production of one of the funniest plays in English, Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest.

Date(s): 09/10/18

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Royal Ballet: Mayerling (live) 2018 Advance Book

Royal Ballet: Mayerling (live) 2018

Dangerous desire, family secrets and political intrigues twist through the Kennet MacMillan's ballet.

Date(s): 15/10/18

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Roh: Die Walkure (live) 2018 Advance Book

Roh: Die Walkure (live) 2018

Antonio Pappanao conducts an international cast in Wagner's epic 'Der Ring Des Nibelungen'.

Date(s): 28/10/18

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Royal Ballet: La Bayadere (live) 2018 Advance Book

Royal Ballet: La Bayadere (live) 2018

Natalia Makarova's production of this 19th century classic ballet brings an exotic world to life.

Date(s): 13/11/18, 20/01/19

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RSC Live - Troilus & Cressida Advance Book

RSC Live - Troilus & Cressida

A satirical futuristic vision of Shakespeare's 'Troilus and Cressida'.

Date(s): 14/11/18

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Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker (live) 2018 Advance Book

Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker (live) 2018

A Christmas treat for the whole family and a classic with a special place in the hearts of ballet fans.

Date(s): 03/12/18, 23/12/18

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Roh: The Queen Of Spades (live) 2019 Advance Book

Roh: The Queen Of Spades (live) 2019

Tchaikovsky's most ambitious opera is a powerful study of destructive obsession.

Date(s): 22/01/19

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Roh: La Traviata (live) 2019 Advance Book

Roh: La Traviata (live) 2019

Richard Eyre's beautiful production provided the perfect setting for Verdi's opera.

Date(s): 30/01/19

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Royal Ballet: Don Quixote (live) 2019 Preview

Royal Ballet: Don Quixote (live) 2019

Love and friendship triumph in Carlos Acosta's vibrant production.

Date(s): 02/12/18, 19/02/19

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Roh: La Forza Del Destino (live) 2019 Advance Book

Roh: La Forza Del Destino (live) 2019

Verdi's epic opera about revenge pursed across miles and years.

Date(s): 02/04/19

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Roh: Faust (live) 2019 Advance Book

Roh: Faust (live) 2019

Experience the decadence and elegance of 1870's Pars in David McVica'rs production.

Date(s): 30/04/19

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Royal Ballet: Flight Pattern/within The Golden Hour/new Work (live ) 2019 Advance Book

Royal Ballet: Flight Pattern/within The Golden Hour/new Work (live ) 2019

Two recent works and one world premiere showcase the contemporary face of the royal ballet.

Date(s): 16/05/19

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Everybody's Talking About Jamie Advance Book

Everybody's Talking About Jamie

Inspired by a true story, 'Everybody's Talking About Jamie' is the new award-winning five-star hit musical for today.

Date(s): 05/07/18

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ODEON Plus - School Bookings

Bring your lessons alive on the big screen.

With ODEON Plus screenings for schools, take your class on a guided journey through the avenues of history, give them front row seats at the theatre, or share the magic of the ballet, all from the comfort of your local cinema, with screenings exclusively for schools.

These shows are available for Schools bookings only.

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