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.

Rigoletto Live - Royal Opera House

Rigoletto Live - Royal Opera House

In Rigoletto, Verdi charts the fate of his larger-than-life characters - the tormented jester trying to avenge himself on his heartless playboy employer the Duke of Mantua, who has carelessly seduced Rigoletto's innocent daughter Gilda - in music of immense theatrical punch and instant memorability. Live via satellite from the Royal Opera House

Date(s): 17/09/19

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A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream

The much heralded and sold-out production of Shakespeare's play. From the director of The Lion King, Julie Taymor (The Magic Flute), comes a cinematic experience of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'.

Date(s): 17/10/19

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Exhibition On Screen: Degas Passion For Perfection

Exhibition On Screen: Degas Passion For Perfection

Exhibition on Screen journeys from the streets of Paris to the heart of a superb exhibition at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge, whose extensive collection of Degas' works is the most representative in Britain.

Date(s): 06/11/19

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Royal Ballet: Don Quixote (live) 2019

Royal Ballet: Don Quixote (live) 2019

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

Date(s): 08/10/19

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NT Live: All My Sons

NT Live: All My Sons

Broadcast live from The Old Vic in London.

Date(s): 02/07/19

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Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake

Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake

Best known for replacing the female corps-de-ballet with a menacing male ensemble, which shattered convention, turned tradition upside down and took the dance world by storm.

Date(s): 03/07/19

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Take That - Greatest Hits Live

Take That - Greatest Hits Live

Take That and get ready to party at your local cinema as Gary, Mark and Howard bring their huge 2019 Greatest Hits tour LIVE.

Date(s): 29/06/19

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Take That - Greatest Hits Live (encore)

Take That - Greatest Hits Live (encore)

Take That and get ready to party at your local cinema as Gary, Mark and Howard bring their huge 2019 Greatest Hits tour

Date(s): 29/06/19

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The Merry Wives Of Windsor: Live From Shakespeare's Globe Advance Book

The Merry Wives Of Windsor: Live From Shakespeare's Globe

Sir John Falstaff sets about improving his financial situation by wooing Mistress Page and Mistress Ford. But the 'Merry Wives' quickly cotton on to his tricks...

Date(s): 20/06/19

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Victoria - Northern Ballet 2019 Advance Book

Victoria - Northern Ballet 2019

In celebration of her bicentenary year, Northern Ballet, famed for their outstanding narrative works, bring the sensational story of Victoria to life in dance.

Date(s): 25/06/19

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NT Live: Small Island Advance Book

NT Live: Small Island

Andrea Levy's Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation.

Date(s): 27/06/19

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Glyndebourne 2019 - Cinderella [cendrillon] Live Advance Book

Glyndebourne 2019 - Cinderella [cendrillon] Live

A brand new production of the classic Cinderella story directed by critically-acclaimed actor and director Fiona Shaw.

Date(s): 30/06/19

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NT: All My Sons (encore) Advance Book

NT: All My Sons (encore)

Academy Award-winner Sally Field and Bill Pullman star in Arthur Miller's blistering drama All My Sons

Date(s): 02/07/19

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The Cold Blue 04/07/2019

The Cold Blue

THE COLD BLUE is a tribute to the men who fought and risked their lives to help achieve victory - 75 years ago.

Date(s): 04/07/19

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Westlife: The Twenty Tour Live Advance Book

Westlife: The Twenty Tour Live

Westlife are back! It's been 20 years since their debut single hit the No. 1 spot and now their hotly anticipated reunion tour is coming LIVE to cinemas!

Date(s): 06/07/19

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The Cure - Anniversary 1978-2018 In Hyde Park Advance Book

The Cure - Anniversary 1978-2018 In Hyde Park

The Cure, acknowledged as one of the world's greatest live bands, take the stage on a perfect July evening in London's Hyde Park 2018

Date(s): 11/07/19

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Pavarotti + Satellite Q&A With Exclusive Content Advance Book

Pavarotti + Satellite Q&A With Exclusive Content

An exclusive preview with satellite Q&A July 13th featuring an introduction from director Ron Howard and special guests

Date(s): 13/07/19, 14/07/19

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Glyndebourne - The Barber Of Seville 2016 [recorded] [il Barbiere Di Siviglia] Advance Book

Glyndebourne - The Barber Of Seville 2016 [recorded] [il Barbiere Di Siviglia]

Mischief and mayhem run riot in Rossini's most popular comedy.

Date(s): 14/07/19

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NT Live: The Lehman Trilogy Advance Book

NT Live: The Lehman Trilogy

The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening.

Date(s): 25/07/19

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André Rieu's 2019 Maastricht Concert - Shall We Dance? Advance Book

André Rieu's 2019 Maastricht Concert - Shall We Dance?

The medieval town square is transformed into a spectacular backdrop for unforgettable concerts filled with humour, fun and emotion for all ages.

Date(s): 27/07/19, 28/07/19

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RSC Live: Measure For Measure Advance Book

RSC Live: Measure For Measure

When a young novice nun is compromised by a corrupt official, she has no idea where to turn for help.

Date(s): 31/07/19

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Glyndebourne 2019 - The Magic Flute [die Zauberflote] Live Advance Book

Glyndebourne 2019 - The Magic Flute [die Zauberflote] Live

Mozart's most magical comedy of The Magic Flute returns to Glyndebourne for the first time in over a decade.

Date(s): 04/08/19

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Margaret Atwood: Live In Cinemas Advance Book

Margaret Atwood: Live In Cinemas

Margaret Atwood's highly anticipated sequel to the Handmaid's Tale is revealed.

Date(s): 10/09/19

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NT Live: One Man Two Guvnors (encore) Advance Book

NT Live: One Man Two Guvnors (encore)

Fired from his skiffle band, Francis Henshall becomes minder to Roscoe Crabbe, a small time East End hood, now in Brighton to collect £6,000 from his fiancée's dad.

Date(s): 26/09/19

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Wise Children Advance Book

Wise Children

Multi-award-winning director Emma Rice brings her unique, exuberantly impish vision to Angela Carter's great last novel in this brand-new theatre production.

Date(s): 03/10/19

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ROH - Don Giovanni (2019) Advance Book

ROH - Don Giovanni (2019)

The new Royal Opera Season begins with Mozart's engaging masterpiece. The opera is renowned for its ever-shifting portrayals of complex characters, fast-moving action and mix of the comic and the heartfelt.

Date(s): 08/10/19, 09/10/19

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NT Live: A Midsummer Night's Dream (Recorded) Advance Book

NT Live: A Midsummer Night's Dream (Recorded)

A feuding fairy King and Queen of the forest cross paths with four runaway lovers and a troupe of actors trying to rehearse a play.

Date(s): 17/10/19

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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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NT Live: Present Laughter Advance Book

NT Live: Present Laughter

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

Date(s): 28/11/19

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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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