Upcoming Special Events

In 1981, legendary German-French actress Romy Schneider meets two Stern magazine reporters in Quiberon, a small village on the coast of Brittany. Despite her previous negative encounters with the German press, Schneider opens up and bares her soul – to a breaking point.
The Beth, an old fashioned cradle-to-grave hospital, is threatened with closure. A documentary crew, eager to capture its fight for survival, follows the daily struggle to find beds on the Dusty Springfield Geriatric Ward, and the triumphs of the old people’s choir. The new work by acclaimed playwright Alan Bennett.
Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play Shakespeare’s famous fated couple in his great tragedy of politics, passion, and power.
A reality-TV star who is doggedly clinging onto her fading career is forced to move back in with her mother and younger sister.
CARMEN, the passionate one act ballet by Cuban choreographer Alberto Alonso originally conceived for legendary Bolshoi prima ballerina Maya Plisetskaya, will captivate audiences alongside PETRUSHKA, a new creation for the Bolshoi by contemporary choreographer Edward Clug.
The Bolshoi's panache and excellence are combined in Fadeyechev’s critically acclaimed staging of this exalting performance with Leon Minkus' famous score.  
Dazzling sets and costumes illuminate the tragic tale of the temple dancer Nikiya’s doomed love for the warrior Solor.
On his wedding day, the young Scotsman James is awakened with a kiss from a Sylphe, an ethereal winged creature. Entranced by her beauty, James risks everything to pursue an unattainable love.
Composed of intimate and unencumbered moments of people in a community, HALE COUNTY THIS MORNING, THIS EVENING allows the viewer an emotive impression of the Historic South - trumpeting the beauty of life and consequences of the social construction of race, while simultaneously a testament to dreaming - despite the odds. Director RaMell Ross in person!
James Stewart stars as a small-town nobody, on the brink of suicide, who believes his life is worthless. Guardian angel Henry Travers shows him how wrong he is by letting Stewart see what would have happened had he never been born.  
Shakespeare’s most intense and terrifying tragedy, directed by Rufus Norris, will see Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff return to the National Theatre to play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth.  
In this Russian Nutcracker from the Mariinsky Theatre in St Petersburg, Tchaikovsky’s glorious score and Vainonen’s colorful, traditional production make this as magical and memorable a holiday treat as ever.
It’s 1786 and King George III is the most powerful man in the world. But his behaviour is becoming increasingly erratic as he succumbs to fits of lunacy.
Simon Russell Beale plays William Shakespeare’s Richard II, captured live from the stage of the Almeida Theatre in London.
Damiel (Bruno Ganz), a guardian angel, wishes to become human after he falls in love with the beautiful trapeze artist Marion (Solveig Dommartin). This is a stunning new 4K restoration of the 1987 classic by Wim Wenders.