ODEON Event Cinema

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.

The Shining

The Shining

Supernatural horror based on the Stephen King novel. 'The Shining' takes us to a cursed hotel that causes insanity in the off season caretaker, played by Jack Nicholson.

Date(s): 22/10/19, 23/10/19

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Home Alone

Home Alone

Christmas family comedy starring Macaulay Culkin. An 8-year-old boy, who is accidentally left behind while his family flies to France for Christmas, has to defend his home against idiotic burglars in 'Home Alone'.

Date(s): 14/12/19

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Organ Concert

Organ Concert

The West of England Theatre Organ Society Concert. Byron Jones will be at the the console playing a mixed selection of music on the only Compton theatre pipe organ in an ODEON cinema outside London on Sunday 13th November.

Date(s): 10/11/19

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A Nightmare On Elm Street (re: 2019)

A Nightmare On Elm Street (re: 2019)

A serial killer murders his victims in their dreams. Freddy Krueger is the 'A Nightmare On Elm Street', a metal clawed killer who hunts his victims as soon as they fall asleep.

Date(s): 29/10/19, 30/10/19

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Roger Waters  Us + Them

Roger Waters Us + Them

Roger Waters, co-founder, creative force and songwriter behind Pink Floyd, presents his highly anticipated film, Us + Them.

Date(s): 22/10/19

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Slayer: The Repentless Killogy

Slayer: The Repentless Killogy

For nearly four decades, Slayer's onslaught has proven them to be the supreme thrash-metal band on the planet - the band that other heavy acts are measured against and aspire to.

Date(s): 04/11/19, 06/11/19

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Billy Connolly - The Sex Life Of Bandages

Billy Connolly - The Sex Life Of Bandages

Hailed as the UK's most influential comedian of all time, legendary Scot Billy Connolly is coming to cinemas with this brilliant show from his final stand-up tour.

Date(s): 21/10/19, 22/10/19

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Matthew Bourne's Romeo + Juliet 2019 Advance Book

Matthew Bourne's Romeo + Juliet 2019

This passionate and contemporary re-imagining of Shakespeare's classic story of love and conflict is set in the not too distant future in 'The Verona Institute'.

Date(s): 22/10/19

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Lost Lives + Q&A Advance Book

Lost Lives + Q&A

A major cinematic film inspired by the book of the same name.

Date(s): 23/10/19

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Sorry We Missed You Preview + Satellite Q&A Advance Book

Sorry We Missed You Preview + Satellite Q&A

A powerful exploration of the contemporary world of work, the gig economy and the challenges faced by one family trying to hold it all together.

Date(s): 23/10/19

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ROH - Don Pasquale (2019) Preview

ROH - Don Pasquale (2019)

Royal Opera favourite Bryn Terfel heads the cast for this new production of Donizetti's comedyof domestic drama across two generations.

Date(s): 23/10/19, 24/10/19

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Trick Or Treat + Cast And Crew Q&A Advance Book

Trick Or Treat + Cast And Crew Q&A

Greg Kielty's life is turned upside down when his estranged brother Dan turns up.

Date(s): 25/10/19

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Jesus Is King (imax) Advance Book

Jesus Is King (imax)

'JESUS IS KING' brings Kanye West's famed Sunday Service to life in the Roden Crater, visionary artist James Turrell's never-before seen installation in Arizona's Painted Desert.

Date(s): 25/10/19, 26/10/19, 27/10/19, 28/10/19, 29/10/19, 30/10/19, 31/10/19

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Met Opera - Manon (live) 2019 Advance Book

Met Opera - Manon (live) 2019

Date(s): 26/10/19

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Bolshoi Ballet Live: Raymonda (2019) Advance Book

Bolshoi Ballet Live: Raymonda (2019)

From The Royal Ballet's classical origins in the works of Marius Petipa, to the home-grown choreographers who put British ballet on the world stage.

Date(s): 27/10/19

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Western Stars + Recorded Bruce Springsteen Q&A Advance Book

Western Stars + Recorded Bruce Springsteen Q&A

The documentary film evokes Springsteen's personal narration with song to tell the story of Western Stars.

Date(s): 28/10/19

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Exhibition On Screen: Leonardo's Full Story Advance Book

Exhibition On Screen: Leonardo's Full Story

Many TV shows and feature films have showcased this extraordinary genius but often not examined closely enough is the most crucial element of all: his art.

Date(s): 29/10/19

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Dracula - Northern Ballet Live 2019 Advance Book

Dracula - Northern Ballet Live 2019

Broadcast LIVE to cinemas for Halloween, Northern Ballet's thrilling adaptation of Bram Stoker's classic horror story is a unique blend of gripping theatre, Gothic sets and sensuous dancing.

Date(s): 31/10/19

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Dantdm Presents The Contest Advance Book

Dantdm Presents The Contest

YouTube superstar DanTDM is bringing his show 'DanTDM Presents The Contest" to your local cinema.

Date(s): 02/11/19, 03/11/19

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Liverpool Film Festival - Becoming Me Advance Book

Liverpool Film Festival - Becoming Me

In a remote, rural, catholic village of the Alps a woman becomes a man and her ex-lover tries to make sense of it.

Date(s): 02/11/19

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Liverpool Film Festival - Tommy Emmanuel: The Endless Road Advance Book

Liverpool Film Festival - Tommy Emmanuel: The Endless Road

From the Australian outback to Music City USA, a child guitar prodigy dedicates his life to become the world's greatest acoustic guitarist.

Date(s): 02/11/19

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Liverpool Film Festival - #NOJOKE Preview

Liverpool Film Festival - #NOJOKE

Follow musician Andrew Cole as he puts together a star-studded cast for a song to combat bullying.

Date(s): 02/11/19

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Liverpool Film Festival - Howards Way Preview

Liverpool Film Festival - Howards Way

The definitive story of Everton FC at the very peak of their powers in the mid-1980s.

Date(s): 02/11/19

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Royal Ballet - Concerto - Enigma Variations - Raymonda Act III Advance Book

Royal Ballet - Concerto - Enigma Variations - Raymonda Act III

From The Royal Ballet's classical origins in the works of Marius Petipa, to the home-grown choreographers who put British ballet on the world stage.

Date(s): 05/11/19

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NT Live: Hansard Advance Book

NT Live: Hansard

See two-time Olivier Award winners, Lindsay Duncan and Alex Jennings, in this brand-new play by Simon Wood, broadcast live from the National Theatre in London.

Date(s): 07/11/19

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Met Opera - Madama Butterfly (live) 2019 Advance Book

Met Opera - Madama Butterfly (live) 2019

Anthony Minghella's vividly cinematic staging of Puccini's tale of unrequited love returns toour screens featuring soprano Hui He in the devastating title role.

Date(s): 09/11/19

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42nd Street - The Musical Preview

42nd Street - The Musical

Telling the story of Peggy Sawyer, a talented young performer with stars in her eyes who gets her big break on Broadway.

Date(s): 09/11/19, 10/11/19, 12/11/19

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League Of Legends World Championships 2019 Advance Book

League Of Legends World Championships 2019

The time has come! The waiting is almost over! The League of Legends World Championship is arriving in Paris on November 10th for an unforgettable event!

Date(s): 10/11/19

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Shakira In Concert: El Dorado World Tour Advance Book

Shakira In Concert: El Dorado World Tour

Through Shakira's own words, she highlights what it took to bring the career-highlight show to 22 countries following the drama of having to postpone the entire tour due to a vocal cord injury.

Date(s): 13/11/19

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Bolshoi Ballet: Le Corsaire (2019) Advance Book

Bolshoi Ballet: Le Corsaire (2019)

On the bazaar square of Andrinopolis, the Pachais struck by the beauty of Medora and tries to buy her, but the lovely young woman is not for sale.

Date(s): 17/11/19

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The Amazing Johnathan Documentary + Live Q&A With Louis Theroux Advance Book

The Amazing Johnathan Documentary + Live Q&A With Louis Theroux

Special screening followed by a Q&A with director Ben Berman

Date(s): 19/11/19

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Rsc: Timon Of Athens (recorded) Advance Book

Rsc: Timon Of Athens (recorded)

In a world driven by greed, what do we truly value? Timon has it all. But when the money runs out, Timonsoon finds her influence and friends have also gone.

Date(s): 20/11/19

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Depeche Mode: Spirits In The Forest Preview

Depeche Mode: Spirits In The Forest

This new visually-striking film captures the energy and spectacle of the band's performance from the tour along with a deeper look into how their music and shows have been woven into the fabric of their fans' lives.

Date(s): 20/11/19, 21/11/19

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Met Opera - Akhnaten (live) 2019 Advance Book

Met Opera - Akhnaten (live) 2019

Star countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo headlines as the revolutionary Pharaoh who transformed ancient Egypt.

Date(s): 23/11/19

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Inxs: Live Baby Live (recorded) Advance Book

Inxs: Live Baby Live (recorded)

On Saturday 13th July 1991 INXS, one of the world's most revered and iconic bands, delivered the gig of their lives at London's Wembley Stadium.

Date(s): 27/11/19

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NT Live: Present Laughter Preview

NT Live: Present Laughter

Matthew Warchus directs Andrew Scott in Noel Coward's provocative comedy Present Laughter.

Date(s): 26/11/19, 28/11/19

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Cbeebies Hansel & Gretel Advance Book

Cbeebies Hansel & Gretel

This year's highly anticipated CBeebies Christmas Show is once again coming to the big screen

Date(s): 30/11/19, 01/12/19, 02/12/19, 03/12/19

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Branagh Theatre Live: The Winter's Tale (encore) Advance Book

Branagh Theatre Live: The Winter's Tale (encore)

Due to phenomenal demand, The Winter's Tale returns to cinemas this festive season.

Date(s): 04/12/19

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Gremlins (re 2019) Advance Book

Gremlins (re 2019)

The Gremlins are back in cinemas!

Date(s): 06/12/19, 07/12/19

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Friends 25th: The One With The Anniversary (part 1) Advance Book

Friends 25th: The One With The Anniversary (part 1)

Date(s): 08/12/19, 11/12/19

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Royal Ballet - Coppelia (2019) Advance Book

Royal Ballet - Coppelia (2019)

A classic returns to The Royal Ballet repertory with Ninettede Valois' charming and funny Coppélia-a story of love, mischief and mechanical dolls.

Date(s): 10/12/19, 15/12/19

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Friends 25th: The One With The Anniversary (part 2) Preview

Friends 25th: The One With The Anniversary (part 2)

Friends 25th Anniversary - Part 2

Date(s): 08/12/19, 11/12/19

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Home Alone (Bring Back 2019) Advance Book

Home Alone (Bring Back 2019)

Christmas family comedy starring Macaulay Culkin. An 8-year-old boy, who is accidentally left behind while his family flies to France for Christmas, has to defend his home against idiotic burglars in 'Home Alone'.

Date(s): 14/12/19

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Friends 25th: The One With The Anniversary (part 3) Advance Book

Friends 25th: The One With The Anniversary (part 3)

Friends 25th Anniversary Part 3

Date(s): 15/12/19

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Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker (2019) Advance Book

Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker (2019)

On Christmas Eve, Marie receives a Nutcracker doll as a gift. At midnight, the doll comes to life and finds himself in a battle against the Mouse King.

Date(s): 15/12/19, 17/12/19

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Royal Ballet - The Nutcracker (Special Recorded Screening) Advance Book

Royal Ballet - The Nutcracker (Special Recorded Screening)

Date(s): 17/12/19

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Andre Rieu - 70 Years Young Advance Book

Andre Rieu - 70 Years Young

Andre Rieu is celebrating a landmark birthday and is inviting cinema audiences all over the world to his party!

Date(s): 04/01/20, 05/01/20

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Met Opera - Wozzeck (live) 2020 Advance Book

Met Opera - Wozzeck (live) 2020

After wowing audiences with his astounding production of Lulu in 2015, South African artist William Kentridge now focuses his extraordinary visual imagination on Berg's other operatic masterpiece.

Date(s): 11/01/20

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Exhibition On Screen: Lucian Freud- A Self Portrait Advance Book

Exhibition On Screen: Lucian Freud- A Self Portrait

For the first time in history the Royal Academy of Arts in London, in collaboration with the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, is bringing together Lucian Freud's self-portraits.

Date(s): 14/01/20

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Royal Ballet - The Sleeping Beauty (2020) Advance Book

Royal Ballet - The Sleeping Beauty (2020)

A classic of Russian ballet, it established The Royal Ballet both in its new home after World War II and as a world-class company.

Date(s): 16/01/20, 19/01/20

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Bolshoi Ballet Live: Giselle (2020) Advance Book

Bolshoi Ballet Live: Giselle (2020)

The young peasant girl Giselle dies when she learns that the man she loves, Albrecht, has betrayed her. Against her own will, she joins the Wilis, vengeful spirits of brides.

Date(s): 26/01/20, 29/01/20

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ROH - La Boheme (2020) Advance Book

ROH - La Boheme (2020)

Richard Jones's character-led production perfectly captures La bohème's mixture of comedy, romance and tragedy, with striking designs by Stewart Laing.

Date(s): 29/01/20, 02/02/20

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Bolshoi Ballet Live: Swan Lake (2020) Advance Book

Bolshoi Ballet Live: Swan Lake (2020)

Prince Siegfried is summoned by his parents to choose a bride. However, he encounters a mysterious swan-woman by the lake, Odette, and is captivated by her.

Date(s): 23/02/20

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Royal Ballet - Marston & Scarlett (World Premieres) Advance Book

Royal Ballet - Marston & Scarlett (World Premieres)

The inspiration for her first work for The Royal Ballet Main Stage is the momentous life and career of the cellist Jacqueline du Pré.

Date(s): 25/02/20, 01/03/20

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ROH - Fidelio Advance Book

ROH - Fidelio

Beethoven's only opera is a masterpiece, an uplifting story of risk and triumph.

Date(s): 17/03/20, 22/03/20

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Bolshoi Ballet: Romeo And Juliet (2020) Advance Book

Bolshoi Ballet: Romeo And Juliet (2020)

In spite of each of their families being merciless enemies, Romeo and Juliet are deeply in love.

Date(s): 29/03/20

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Royal Ballet -  Swan Lake (2020) Advance Book

Royal Ballet - Swan Lake (2020)

Liam Scarlett's glorious production of Swan Lake, new in 2018, returns for its first revival.

Date(s): 01/04/20, 05/04/20

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Exhibition On Screen: Easter In Art Advance Book

Exhibition On Screen: Easter In Art

Exploring the different ways artists have depicted the Easter story through the ages and thus depicts the history of us all.

Date(s): 07/04/20

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Bolshoi Ballet Live: Jewels (2020) Advance Book

Bolshoi Ballet Live: Jewels (2020)

This opulent triptych was inspired by Balanchine's visit to the famous jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels on New York's Fifth Avenue.

Date(s): 19/04/20

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ROH - Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci Advance Book

ROH - Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci

Two opera classics are drawn together in this wonderfully observed re-creation of lifein a south Italian village as a travelling theatre visits and emotions erupt.

Date(s): 21/04/20, 26/04/20

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Royal Ballet - The Dante Project (World Premiere) Preview

Royal Ballet - The Dante Project (World Premiere)

Dante's Divine Comedy is an epic journey through the afterlife.

Date(s): 26/04/20, 28/05/20, 31/05/20

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ROH - Elektra Advance Book

ROH - Elektra

Strauss's thrilling and audacious adaptation of Greek tragedy receives a new staging by the award-winning director Christof Loy.

Date(s): 18/06/20

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Exhibition On Screen: Frida Kahlo Advance Book

Exhibition On Screen: Frida Kahlo

We might think we already know Frida Kahlo - but what lies beneath the surface of this intensely passionate woman?

Date(s): 06/07/20

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Inxs: Live Baby Live (recorded) Advance Book

Inxs: Live Baby Live (recorded)

On Saturday 13th July 1991 INXS, one of the world's most revered and iconic bands, delivered the gig of their lives at London's Wembley Stadium.

Date(s): 27/11/19

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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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