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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.

NT Live - Macbeth

NT Live - Macbeth

National Theatre Live will broadcast live, to ODEON cinemas, Manchester International Festival's production of Macbeth, with Kenneth Branagh (My Week With Marilyn, Hamlet) in his first Shakespeare performance in over a decade as Macbeth, and Alex Kingston (Doctor Who, ER) as Lady Macbeth.

Date(s): 10/05/18

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Eric Clapton: Life In 12 Bars Premiere Live Advance Book

Eric Clapton: Life In 12 Bars Premiere Live

'Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars' followed by Q+A broadcast live.

Date(s): 10/01/18

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ROH: Rigoletto (Live) 2018 Advance Book

ROH: Rigoletto (Live) 2018

David McVicar's acclaimed production of Verdi's potent and tragic Opera, conducted by Alexander Joel.

Date(s): 16/01/18

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Suggs: My Life Story Advance Book

Suggs: My Life Story

Suggs stumbles through the trap door of failure and back to success in his Life Story in music & words.

Date(s): 17/01/18

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ROH: Rigoletto (Encore) 2018 Advance Book

ROH: Rigoletto (Encore) 2018

David McVicar's acclaimed production of Verdi's potent and tragic Opera, conducted by Alexander Joel.

Date(s): 21/01/18

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Bolshoi Live: Romeo & Juliet 2018 Advance Book

Bolshoi Live: Romeo & Juliet 2018

Alexei Ratmansky, former artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet, stages the company's premiere of his production with dramatic urgency and a fresh re-telling of Shakespeare's beloved classic.

Date(s): 21/01/18

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Exhibition On Screen - Cezanne: Portraits Of A Life Advance Book

Exhibition On Screen - Cezanne: Portraits Of A Life

Dedicated to the portrait work of Paul Cezanne, the exhibition opens in Paris before traveling to London and Washington.

Date(s): 23/01/18

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Met Opera - Tosca 2018 Advance Book

Met Opera - Tosca 2018

Puccini's thrilling 'Tosca' is a story of love, terror, the abuse of power, and the unquenchable longing for freedom.

Date(s): 27/01/18

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Bolshoi: The Lady Of The Camellias 2018 Advance Book

Bolshoi: The Lady Of The Camellias 2018

Alexandre Dumas fils's novel comes to life on the Bolshoi stage.

Date(s): 04/02/18

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ROH: Tosca (Live) 2018 Advance Book

ROH: Tosca (Live) 2018

Drama, passion and fabulous music in Puccini's operatic thriller. Drama, passion and fabulous music - Puccini's operatic thriller is one of the great opera experiences. Dan Ettinger conducts a star cast led by Adrianne Pieczonka, Joseph Calleja and Gerald Finley.

Date(s): 07/02/18

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Met Opera - L'elisir D'amore 2018 Advance Book

Met Opera - L'elisir D'amore 2018

Charmingly staged by Bartlett Sher, Donizetti's beloved masterpiece combines deft comic timing with touching emotional depth

Date(s): 10/02/18

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ROH: Tosca (Encore) 2018 Advance Book

ROH: Tosca (Encore) 2018

Drama, passion and fabulous music in Puccini's operatic thriller. Drama, passion and fabulous music - Puccini's operatic thriller is one of the great opera experiences. Dan Ettinger conducts a star cast led by Adrianne Pieczonka, Joseph Calleja and Gerald Finley.

Date(s): 11/02/18

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RSC Twelfth Night 2018 Advance Book

RSC Twelfth Night 2018

'Twelfth Night' is a tale of unrequited love - hilarious and heartbreaking.

Date(s): 14/02/18

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NT Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof Advance Book

NT Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

Tennessee Williams' twentieth century masterpiece played in London's West End in 2017, starring Sienna Miller and Jack O'Connell.

Date(s): 22/02/18

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Met Opera - La Boheme 2018 Advance Book

Met Opera - La Boheme 2018

The world's most popular opera returns with an exciting young cast in Franco Zeffirelli's legendary production.

Date(s): 24/02/18

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Royal Ballet: The Winter's Tale (Live) 2018 Advance Book

Royal Ballet: The Winter's Tale (Live) 2018

Shakespeare's tale of love and loss becomes compelling dance drama in Christopher Wheeldon's ballet adaptation.

Date(s): 28/02/18

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Royal Ballet: The Winter's Tale (Encore) 2018 Advance Book

Royal Ballet: The Winter's Tale (Encore) 2018

Shakespeare's tale of love and loss becomes compelling dance drama in Christopher Wheeldon's ballet adaptation.

Date(s): 04/03/18

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Bolshoi Live: The Flames Of Paris 2018 Advance Book

Bolshoi Live: The Flames Of Paris 2018

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.

Date(s): 04/03/18

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ROH: Carmen (Live) 2018 Advance Book

ROH: Carmen (Live) 2018

Bizet's classic French opera stars Anna Goryachova in Barrie Kosky's intense production.

Date(s): 06/03/18

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Met Opera - Semiramide 2018 Advance Book

Met Opera - Semiramide 2018

Based on a story by Voltaire, this rarely performed tragic opera reveals 'The Barber of Seville' composer Giaochino Rossini in a whole new light.

Date(s): 10/03/18

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ROH: Carmen (Encore) 2018 Advance Book

ROH: Carmen (Encore) 2018

Bizet's classic French opera stars Anna Goryachova in Barrie Kosky's intense production.

Date(s): 11/03/18

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Oscar Wilde Season Live: Lady Windermere's Fan Advance Book

Oscar Wilde Season Live: Lady Windermere's Fan

A new production of Oscar Wildes social comedy, Lady Windermere's Fan, staged at the Vaudeville Theatre in Londons West End.

Date(s): 20/03/18

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NT Live: Julius Caesar Advance Book

NT Live: Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare, broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London. With a cast including Ben Whishaw, Michelle Fairley, David Calder and David Morrissey, Shakespeare's famous Roman tragedy is broadcast live from the Bridge Theatre.'

Date(s): 22/03/18

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Royal Ballet: Bernstein Centenary (Live) 2018 Advance Book

Royal Ballet: Bernstein Centenary (Live) 2018

The Royal Ballet celebrates the centenary of Leonard Bernstein's birth with an all- Bernstein programme.

Date(s): 27/03/18

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Met Opera - Cosi Fan Tutte 2018 Advance Book

Met Opera - Cosi Fan Tutte 2018

Goaded by their cynical friend Don Alfonso, soldiers Ferrando and Guglielmo decide to test their fiancées' fidelity.

Date(s): 31/03/18

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Royal Ballet: Bernstein Centenary (Encore) 2018 Advance Book

Royal Ballet: Bernstein Centenary (Encore) 2018

The Royal Ballet celebrates the centenary of Leonard Bernstein's birth with an all- Bernstein programme.

Date(s): 01/04/18

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ROH: Macbeth (Live) 2018 Advance Book

ROH: Macbeth (Live) 2018

Vedi's opera on Shakespeare's tragedy conducted by Antonio Pappano.

Date(s): 04/04/18, 10/05/18

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Bolshoi: Giselle 2018 Advance Book

Bolshoi: Giselle 2018

Prima ballerina Svetlana Zakharova personifies this ultimate ballerina role in the classical repertoire, alongside the sensational Sergei Polunin as Albrecht.

Date(s): 08/04/18

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ROH: Macbeth (Encore) 2018 Advance Book

ROH: Macbeth (Encore) 2018

Vedi's opera on Shakespeare's tragedy conducted by Antonio Pappano.

Date(s): 08/04/18

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Met Opera - Luisa Miller 2018 Advance Book

Met Opera - Luisa Miller 2018

James Levine and Plácido Domingo add yet another chapter to their legendary Met collaboration with this rarely performed Verdi gem.

Date(s): 14/04/18

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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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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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NT Live: Macbeth Advance Book

NT Live: Macbeth

Shakespeare's most intense and terrifying tragedy.

Date(s): 10/05/18

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Bolshoi Live: Coppelia 2018 Advance Book

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): 10/06/18

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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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Suggs: My Life Story Advance Book

Suggs: My Life Story

Suggs stumbles through the trap door of failure and back to success in his Life Story in music & words.

Date(s): 17/01/18

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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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