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The Lion King (2019)

Sun 18 Aug

14:30

Mon 19 Aug

14:30

Tue 20 Aug

14:30

Wed 21 Aug

10:30 19:30

Thu 22 Aug

19:30

Fri 23 Aug

14:30

Sat 24 Aug

14:30

Sun 25 Aug

14:30

Mon 26 Aug

14:30

Wed 28 Aug

14:30

The Lion King (2019) (PG)

Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny on the plains of Africa. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother - and former heir to the throne - has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is soon ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba's exile. Now, with help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba must figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his. ... Read More >>
Movie Meal Deal

Mon 19 Aug

17:30

Wed 21 Aug

17:30

Mon 26 Aug

17:30

Mon 2 Sep

17:30

Wed 4 Sep

17:30

Mon 9 Sep

17:30

Wed 11 Sep

17:30

Mon 16 Sep

18:00

Wed 18 Sep

17:30

Mon 23 Sep

18:00

Wed 25 Sep

17:30

Mon 30 Sep

17:30

Movie Meal Deal

Buy your cinema ticket (always select an 'ADULT' cinema ticket for the MMD) and add the Movie Meal Deal option to enjoy a choice of main courses in either the Harbour Bar or the Galleon Bar at The Royal Castle Hotel. Order any main course and have £12 deducted from the cost, followed by a hot beverage, which you’re welcome to enjoy before or after the film. Tables in the bar can only be reserved by those staying in the hotel and all other tables are taken on a first some, first served basis. Arr... Read More >>
The Current War

Mon 19 Aug

19:30

Tue 20 Aug

10:30 19:30

Wed 21 Aug

14:30

Thu 22 Aug

14:30

The Current War (12A)

The dramatic story of the cutthroat race between electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse to determine whose electrical system would power the modern world. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Holland and Michael Shannon. The Movie Meal Deal (MMD) is available for the evening screening of Monday 19th August. Book your MMD now. You will need to book your film ticket separately. Read More >>
Horrible Histories: The Movie

Fri 23 Aug

10:30

Sat 24 Aug

10:30 (RELAXED)

Sun 25 Aug

11:30

Mon 26 Aug

19:30

Tue 27 Aug

10:30

Wed 28 Aug

10:30

Thu 29 Aug

10:30

Horrible Histories: The Movie (PG)

Atti, a smart and quick-witted Roman teenager, manages to upset Emperor Nero with one of his schemes. For punishment, Atti is sent to work in a cold and wet Britain where he also meets the Celts. Starring Nick Frost, Derek Jacobi and Lee Mack. The Movie Meal Deal (MMD) is available for the evening screening of Monday 26th August. Book your MMD now. You will need to book your film ticket separately. Read More >>
Pavarotti

Fri 23 Aug

19:30

Sat 24 Aug

19:30

Pavarotti (12A)

Featuring never-before-seen footage, concert performances and intimate interviews, filmmaker Ron Howard examines the life and career of famed opera tenor Luciano Pavarotti. Read More >>
Robert The Bruce

Tue 27 Aug

14:30 19:30

Wed 28 Aug

19:30

Thu 29 Aug

14:30

Robert The Bruce (15)

Angus Macfadyen reprises his iconic role from 1995's Braveheart in this eagerly anticipated sequel, following a Scottish nobleman who becomes an outlaw before being crowned king in the 14th century. Starring Angus Macfadyen, Jared Harris and Daniel Portman. The Movie Meal Deal (MMD) is available for the evening screening of Wednesday 28th August. Book your MMD now. You will need to book your film ticket separately. Read More >>
Regatta - Coronation Park Sundowner

Wed 28 Aug

18:00

Regatta - Coronation Park Sundowner

A huge success last year, Dartmouth Regatta are delighted to announce that the Sundowner is returning to their Coronation Park arena. The Break Beat Bandits are playing early doors with Brazilian samba rhythms to get the party going from 6 to 7pm. Followed by Dr Oz, who are the South West’s hottest party band. Dr Oz play soul, funk and ska from the past 5 decades. Then we are delighted to say that Tankus the Henge will be playing Dartmouth! Expect a high octane live show like a psychedelic... Read More >>
Playmobil: The Movie

Fri 30 Aug

10:30 14:30

Sat 31 Aug

10:30 (RELAXED) 14:30

Sun 1 Sep

14:30

Mon 2 Sep

14:30

Tue 3 Sep

10:30

Wed 4 Sep

10:30

Thu 5 Sep

10:30

Playmobil: The Movie (U)

A young woman travels to the animated world of Playmobil to find her missing younger brother, Charlie. In order to bring him back home, she must embark on a thrilling adventure. Featuring the voices of Daniel Radcliffe, Adam Lambert and Jim Gaffigan. Read More >>
Regatta - Proms in the Park

Fri 30 Aug

19:00

Regatta - Proms in the Park

You are in for a patriotic treat with our Proms in the Park on Friday 30 August. With the amazing BRNC Volunteer Band, made up of ex servicemen, and local musicians you can expect an evening to remember. There will be narration from John Suchet to complete the magic. Supporting the big band will be the Liberty Sisters, a vintage vocal trio, singing tunes from the 40’s in perfect harmony. Yvonne Patrick, our Soprano for the evening, has an outstanding voice and during her career has performe... Read More >>
Yesterday

Mon 2 Sep

19:30

Tue 3 Sep

14:30

Wed 4 Sep

19:30

Yesterday (12A)

After a freak bus accident during a mysterious global blackout, struggling musician Jack wakes up to discover that The Beatles have never existed. Performing songs by the greatest band in history to a world that has never heard them, Jack becomes on overnight sensation - but at what cost? Starring Himesh Patel, Lily James and Sophia Di Martino. The Movie Meal Deal (MMD) is available for the evening screening of Monday 2nd and Wednesday 4th September. Book your MMD now. You will need to bo... Read More >>
Apollo 11

Tue 3 Sep

19:30

Wed 4 Sep

14:30

Thu 5 Sep

19:30

Apollo 11 (U)

From director Todd Douglas Miller comes a cinematic event fifty years in the making. Crafted from a newly discovered trove of 65mm footage, and more than 11,000 hours of uncatalogued audio recordings, Apollo 11 takes us straight to the heart of NASA’s most celebrated mission - the one that first put men on the moon, and forever made Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin into household names. Immersed in the perspectives of the astronauts, the team in Mission Control, and the millions of spectator... Read More >>

Flavel Fundraising Fete

Join us in the Royal Avenue Gardens for a Flavel Fundraising Fete, with stalls and teas available from 10am to 4pm. All proceeds donated to Flavel Trust Ltd. NO BOOKING REQUIRED, SIMPLY JOIN US ON THE DAY! Read More >>
Blinded by the Light

Fri 6 Sep

12:30

Sat 7 Sep

19:30

Mon 9 Sep

19:30

Tue 10 Sep

12:30

Wed 11 Sep

12:30 19:30

Blinded by the Light (12A)

Blinded by the Light is a joyful story of courage, love, hope, family and the unique ability of music to lift the human spirit. The film tells the story of Javed, a British teen of Pakistani descent, growing up in the town of Luton, England, in 1987. Amidst the racial and economic turmoil of the times, he writes poetry as a means to escape the intolerance of his hometown and the inflexibility of his traditional father. But when a classmate introduces him to the music of The Boss, Javed sees p... Read More >>
The Angry Birds Movie 2

Fri 6 Sep

16:30

Sun 8 Sep

14:30

Mon 9 Sep

16:30

Tue 10 Sep

16:30

Wed 11 Sep

16:30

The Angry Birds Movie 2 (U)

The flightless angry birds and the scheming green piggies take their beef to the next level in The Angry Birds Movie 2! When a new threat emerges that puts both Bird and Pig Island in danger, Red, Chuck, Bomb, and Mighty Eagle recruit Chuck's sister Silver and team up with pigs Leonard, his assistant Courtney, and techpig Garry to forge an unsteady truce and form an unlikely superteam to save their homes. Featuring the voices of Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad and Danny McBride. Read More >>
Bohemian Rhapsody - Sing-along Party

Fri 6 Sep

19:30

Bohemian Rhapsody - Sing-along Party (12A)

Join us for one more special screening of Flavel favourite Bohemian Rhapsody , this time with song lyrics presented on-screen for an unforgettable sing-along experience! Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. Freddie defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionar... Read More >>
Margaret Atwood - Live in Cinemas

Tue 10 Sep

19:30

Margaret Atwood - Live in Cinemas (12A)

On Tuesday, September 10th, the wait is over….The Testaments, Margaret Atwood’s highly anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, is revealed. The momentous literary event will be celebrated with an exclusive live cinema broadcast, as Fane Productions present an evening with the Canadian novelist, poet, literary critic and inventor. The publication of Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale in 1985 and the current, Emmy Award-winning television series have created a cultural phenomenon, as handmaids hav... Read More >>
Martin Simpson - Folk at The Flavel

Thu 12 Sep

19:30

Martin Simpson - Folk at The Flavel

Folk at the Flavel welcomes back a true Flavel favourite, one of the finest acoustic and slide guitar players in the world, Martin Simpson. Martin will be featuring new tracks from an album being recorded for release over the summer. The sell-out audiences at Martin’s previous visits to the Flavel have seen that whether playing American old-time music, blues, a Dylan song or his own material he is a guitarist of immense subtlety. Martin has been nominated an astounding 31 times in the 16 year... Read More >>
The Art of Racing in the Rain

Fri 13 Sep

14:30

Mon 16 Sep

14:30

Tue 17 Sep

12:30 19:30

Thu 19 Sep

19:30

The Art of Racing in the Rain (PG)

Through his bond with his owner, aspiring Formula One race car driver Denny, golden retriever Enzo learns that the techniques needed on the racetrack can also be used to successfully navigate the journey of life. Starring Kevin Costner, Amanda Seyfried and Milo Ventimiglia. Read More >>
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Fri 13 Sep

19:00

Sun 15 Sep

14:30

Wed 18 Sep

19:00

Thu 19 Sep

11:30

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (18)

Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood visits 1969 Los Angeles, where everything is changing, as TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) make their way around an industry they hardly recognize anymore. The ninth film from the infamous writer/director features a large ensemble cast and multiple storylines in a tribute to the final moments of Hollywood's golden age. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie. Th... Read More >>
Picnic at the Proms 2019

Sat 14 Sep

19:00

Picnic at the Proms 2019

After the success of last year’s Proms evening we present another live screening of the ever-popular Last Night of the Proms. This is a fun and relaxed gala event with cabaret seating, bunting and flags. You are welcome to bring your own picnic but all drinks should be purchased from the Flavel bar. Singing optional and feel free to dress up in your glad rags or get into the spirit of the occasion in red, white and blue. Prize for the ‘best dressed’ table! A FLAVEL FUNDRAISING EVENT Tick... Read More >>
The Game Changers

Mon 16 Sep

19:30

The Game Changers (12A TBC)

Premiering at the Sundance Film Festival, The Game Changers is a new film executive produced by James Cameron, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jackie Chan that documents the explosive rise of plant-based eating in professional sports, mixing real-time, groundbreaking science with cinematic stories of struggle and triumph. The film features some of the strongest, fastest and toughest athletes on the planet — and it’s backed by them too — with additional EPs including Formula One champion Lewis Hamil... Read More >>
Dora and the Lost City of Gold

Fri 20 Sep

16:30

Sat 21 Sep

10:30 (RELAXED) 14:30

Sun 22 Sep

14:30

Tue 24 Sep

16:30

Wed 25 Sep

16:30

Dora and the Lost City of Gold (PG)

Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, nothing could prepare Dora for her most dangerous adventure ever: high school. Always the explorer, Dora quickly finds herself leading Boots, Diego, a mysterious jungle inhabitant, and a ragtag group of teens on a live-action adventure to save her parents and solve the impossible mystery behind a lost Inca civilization Starring Isabela Moner, Q'orianka Kilcher and Benicio Del Toro. Read More >>
Angel Has Fallen

Fri 20 Sep

19:30

Tue 24 Sep

12:30

Wed 25 Sep

19:30

Thu 26 Sep

12:30

Angel Has Fallen (TBC)

Secret Service Agent Mike Banning is framed for the attempted assassination of the President and must evade his own agency and the FBI as he tries to uncover the real threat. Angel Has Fallen is the third part in the acclaimed Olympus saga, following Olympus Has Fallen (2013) and London Has Fallen (2016). Starring Gerard Butler, Morgan Freeman and Danny Huston. The Movie Meal Deal (MMD) is available for the evening screening of Wednesday 25th September. Book your MMD now. You will need... Read More >>
Marianne & Leonard - Words of Love

Sat 21 Sep

19:30

Mon 23 Sep

14:30 19:30

Tue 24 Sep

19:30

Marianne & Leonard - Words of Love (12A)

Marianne & Leonard - Words of Love is a beautiful yet tragic love story between Leonard Cohen and his Norwegian muse Marianne Ihlen. Their love began on the idyllic Greek island of Hydra in 1960 as part of a bohemian community of foreign artists, writers and musicians. The film follows their relationship from the early days on Hydra, a humble time of ‘free love’ and open marriage, to how their love evolved when Leonard became a successful musician. It was on Hydra in 1968 that director Nick B... Read More >>
NTLive One Man, Two Guvnors

Thu 26 Sep

19:00 (RECORDED)

NTLive One Man, Two Guvnors

Featuring a Tony Award-winning performance from host of the The Late Late Show, James Corden, the hilarious West End and Broadway hit One Man, Two Guvnors returns to cinemas to mark National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday. 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. But Roscoe is really his sister Rachel posing as her own dead brother, who’s been killed by her boyfriend Stanl... Read More >>
The Haldon Quartet - Friday Recital Series

Fri 27 Sep

17:30

The Haldon Quartet - Friday Recital Series

The Haldon Quartet will bring you these three wonderful pieces for string quartet that inspire flights of the imagination when they are heard. They also demonstrate very clearly the abilities of the composers to explore their own imaginative flights of fantasy at home and from abroad. Dvorak went abroad to expand his horizons, whilst still dreaming of his homeland. His bold step into the unknown encourages listeners and players alike into new realms of fantasy and inspiration. LINDSAY BRAGA &... Read More >>
Mrs Lowry and Son

Fri 27 Sep

19:30

Sat 28 Sep

14:30

Mon 30 Sep

14:30 19:30

Wed 2 Oct

14:30

Mrs Lowry and Son (PG)

Mrs Lowry & Son depicts the relationship between L.S. Lowry, played by Timothy Spall, one of Britain’s most iconic artists, and his mother Elizabeth, played by Vanessa Redgrave, with whom he lived until her death. The film follows Lowry in the beginnings of his career, as he yearns for his work to be appreciated in London. However, his disdainful mother, Elizabeth actively tries to dissuade her bachelor son from pursuing his artistic ambitions. Elizabeth never fails to voice her opinion at wh... Read More >>
NTLive Fleabag

Sat 28 Sep

19:30 (RECORDED)

NTLive Fleabag (16+)

See the hilarious, award-winning, one-woman show that inspired the BBC’s hit TV series Fleabag, recorded live on London’s West End. Written and performed by Phoebe Waller-Bridge and directed by Vicky Jones, Fleabag is a rip-roaring look at some sort of woman living her sort of life. Fleabag may seem oversexed, emotionally unfiltered and self-obsessed, but that's just the tip of the iceberg. With family and friendships under strain and a guinea pig café struggling to keep afloat, Fleabag sudde... Read More >>
The Eric Bell Trio - The Original Thin Lizzy Guitarist

Sun 29 Sep

20:00

The Eric Bell Trio - The Original Thin Lizzy Guitarist

In 1969, Dublin guitarist Eric Bell joined Brian Downey and Phil Lynott to form Thin Lizzy and was catapulted into worldwide fame with hit single ‘Whiskey In The Jar’. After leaving the band he toured and recorded with Noel Redding, bass player to Jimi Hendrix, later joining Bo Diddley on his UK tour. In this 50th anniversary year of Thin Lizzy, Eric is playing live in as many venues as possible, joined by Dave Wintour on bass and Romek Parol on drums who, between them, have a client list tha... Read More >>
Plácido Domingo - 50th Anniversary Concert

Tue 1 Oct

19:30 (RECORDED)

Plácido Domingo - 50th Anniversary Concert

With an illustrious career spanning five decades: over 150 stage roles, 11 Grammy Awards and his iconic performances alongside Luciano Pavarotti and José Carreras as one of the Three Tenors, the legendary Plácido Domingo continues to astound audiences with a vocal talent unmatched in power. For one very special night, Plácido Domingo returns to the breathtaking Arena Di Verona amphitheatre for this anniversary gala evening, 50 years after his debut, revisiting three of his greatest ever roles... Read More >>
Roger Waters - Us + Them

Wed 2 Oct

20:00

Sun 6 Oct

14:30

Roger Waters - Us + Them (12A TBC)

Roger Waters, co-founder, creative force and songwriter behind Pink Floyd, presents his highly anticipated film, Us + Them , featuring state-of- the-art visual production and breath-taking sound in this unmissable cinema event. Filmed in Amsterdam on the European leg of his 2017-18 Us + Them tour which saw Waters perform to over two million people worldwide, the film features songs from his legendary Pink Floyd albums (The Dark Side of the Moon, The Wall, Animals, Wish You Were Here) and from... Read More >>
Dr. James Davey - Tudor and Stuart Seafarers

Thu 3 Oct

19:30

Dr. James Davey - Tudor and Stuart Seafarers

Dr. James Davey is a historian of Britain and its maritime world. As a member of the Exeter University Centre for Maritime Historical Studies and previously a curator at the Greenwich National Maritime Museum, he will present a fascinating and informative talk about the lives of Tudor and Stuart seafarers. A JOINT MAYFLOWER 400 and FLAVEL FUNDRAISING EVENT Read More >>
The Flavel Disco Night

Fri 4 Oct

20:00

The Flavel Disco Night (18)

Dance the night away at the best disco in town! Relive the hits of the 60s, 70s and 80s as The Flavel transforms itself into the hottest spots in Dartmouth with live DJ. Put on your dancing shoes and bop till you drop with all your old favourites. 18+ only Read More >>
ROHLive Don Giovanni

Tue 8 Oct

18:45

ROHLive Don Giovanni

Sexual intrigue, jealousy, wit, anger… and retribution! The new Royal Opera Season begins with Mozart’s engaging masterpiece, which follows Don Giovanni, the women he serially seduces, and the vengeance that finally catches up with him. The opera is renowned for its ever-shifting portrayals of complex characters, fast-moving action and mix of the comic and the heartfelt. A cast of international singers – both familiar and making Royal Opera debuts – under conductor Hartmut Haenchen perform the g... Read More >>
ISQ - Requiem For The Faithful Tour

Wed 9 Oct

19:30

ISQ - Requiem For The Faithful Tour

ISQ are a critically-acclaimed post-jazz/alternative quartet from London featuring Irene Serra (vocals - Wynton Marsalis, Norma Winstone, US3), Richard Sadler (double bass - founding member of the Neil Cowley Trio), Naadia Sheriff (piano - Yazz Ahmed, Hermeto Pascoal) and Chris Nickolls (drums - Andy Sheppard, Jean Touissant). Described as "EST with vocals", this crossover jazz outfit embrace “the song” as an improvisational framework to move into different – sometimes unexpected - sonic dire... Read More >>
Billy Connolly - The Sex Life of Bandages

Thu 10 Oct

20:00 (RECORDED)

Billy Connolly - The Sex Life of Bandages (18)

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. Recorded in 2015, during the Australian leg, this whip smart routine is a riotous journey filled with outrageous tales and blistering observations of everyday absurdities. Screening as a special one-night-only event, Connolly will also muse upon his career, life and legacy in a deeply personal interview filmed exclusively for cinem... Read More >>
Gauguin - From The National Gallery, London

Tue 15 Oct

14:30 19:30

Gauguin - From The National Gallery, London

This fascinating cinema event opens with a brand-new documentary about the life and work of Paul Gauguin, one of the world’s most popular and important artists. Filmed in Tahiti, France, the Marquesas Islands and the UK, this cinematic film will explore Gauguin’s extraordinary – and at times controversial – artistic achievement, with commentary from his descendants, artists and world experts. It will be followed by an exclusive private view of the National Gallery exhibition Gauguin Portraits... Read More >>
NTLive A Midsummer Night's Dream

Thu 17 Oct

19:00 (RECORDED)

NTLive A Midsummer Night's Dream

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. As their dispute grows, the magical royal couple meddle with mortal lives leading to love triangles, mistaken identities and transformations… with hilarious, but dark consequences. Shakespeare’s most famous romantic comedy will be captured live from the Bridge Theatre in London. Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones), Oliver Chris (Green Wing, NT Live: Young Marx)... Read More >>
ROHLive Don Pasquale

Thu 24 Oct

19:30

ROHLive Don Pasquale

Royal Opera favourite Bryn Terfel heads the cast for this new production of Donizetti’s comedy of domestic drama across two generations. The witty story of a middle-aged man whose supposed young wife runs rings around him – with her own ulterior romantic purpose in mind – has long delighted and surprised audiences, not least as presented with the sparkle of its music and the virtuoso skill of its performers. Damiano Michieletto’s exhilarating production shows how contemporary the characters stil... Read More >>
Clare Hollingworth & The Scoop of the Century

Fri 25 Oct

14:00

Clare Hollingworth & The Scoop of the Century

The tale of fearless journalist Clare Hollingworth. From the busy newspaper offices in London to the frontline during World War II, this globe-trotting and playful family show embarks on a tale of daring, intrigue and an invasion that would rock the world. PaddleBoat Theatre Company bring their unique style to this remarkable tale of daring, intrigue and an invasion that would rock the world and invite you to be journalists with they as we go undercover in a highly interactive show burstin... Read More >>
Stanley Kubrick's Dr. Strangelove - with Peter Krämer

Sat 26 Oct

19:30

Stanley Kubrick's Dr. Strangelove - with Peter Krämer (PG)

A rogue American general launches a bomber attack on the Soviet Union, and the US president, working with the Soviet premier, tries to prevent a global catastrophe. This is the story of Stanley Kubrick’s Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) . The film is one of the key artistic expressions of the Cold War era. Made at a time when future nuclear war between the United States and the Soviet Union was a real possibility, in some people’s eyes even a near-ce... Read More >>
Exhibition on Screen - Leonardo: The Works

Tue 29 Oct

19:30

Exhibition on Screen - Leonardo: The Works

Leonardo da Vinci is acclaimed as the world’s favourite artist. His peerless paintings and drawings will be the focus of this film, documenting every single attributed painting. Released on the 500th anniversary of his death, this definitive film about Leonardo will look afresh at his inventiveness, his sculptural skills, his military foresight and his ability to navigate the treacherous politics of the day through the prism of his art. Read More >>
Northern Ballet - Dracula

Thu 31 Oct

19:15

Northern Ballet - Dracula

With darkly Gothic sets and costumes, Northern Ballet is resurrecting Bram Stoker’s classic horror story for special live screenings in cinemas this Halloween. The haunting tale of passion and immortality is played out through a unique blend of sensuous dancing and gripping theatre - this is ballet with a dramatic bite. Created by Northern Ballet's Artistic Director David Nixon OBE, with atmospheric music by Alfred Schnittke, Arvo Pärt, Michael Daugherty and Sergei Rachmaninov, Dracula is a thri... Read More >>
Jack Liebeck (violin) and Yulia Chaplina (piano)

Fri 1 Nov

19:30

Jack Liebeck (violin) and Yulia Chaplina (piano)

After winning the first prize and gold medal in the junior section of the Vth Tchaikovsky International Competition, Yulia performs regularly both in recital and with orchestras, in many of the world's finest venues, including Wigmore Hall in London, Berlin’s Philharmonie, the Grand Halls of the Moscow Conservatory and the St. Petersburg Philharmonia, Bunka Kaikan Hall in Tokyo, Main Hall of Busan’s Cultural Centre, Hiroshima’s Bunka Gakuen Hall, Minato Mirai Hall in Yokohama and many other pres... Read More >>
Angela Barnes - Rose-Tinted

Sat 2 Nov

20:00

Angela Barnes - Rose-Tinted (14+)

Following another sell-out run at the Edinburgh Fringe, Angela Barnes (Live at the Apollo, Mock The Week, BBC R4’s The News Quiz and host of The Comedy Club and Newsjack on BBC R4Extra) is back with her brand new show ‘Rose-Tinted’. With stand up and stories, Angela is trying, really trying, to look on the bright side of life. With support act to be confirmed. 14+ only Kindly sponsored by the Royal Castle Hotel. Read More >>
Flavel Quiz Night 2019

Sun 3 Nov

19:30

Flavel Quiz Night 2019

A proper old-school team Quiz Evening: bring a team of four or make-up a team on the night, to compete for the glory! Extra points available for the Killer Questions sprinkled through the evening. The bar will be open throughout and ice cream available in the interval. A FLAVEL FUNDRAISING EVENT Read More >>
ROHLive Concerto / Enigma Variations / Raymonda Act III

Tue 5 Nov

19:15

Sat 9 Nov

14:00 (ENCORE)

ROHLive 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, this mixed programme highlights the versatility of the Company. Petipa’s Raymonda Act III is Russian classical ballet summarized in one act, full of sparkle and precise technique, while Ashton’s Enigma Variations is quintessentially British in every way – from its score by Elgar and period designs by Julia Trevelyan Oman, to Ashton’s signature style... Read More >>
NTLive Hansard

Thu 7 Nov

19:00

NTLive Hansard

See two-time Olivier Award winners, Lindsay Duncan (Birdman, About Time) and Alex Jennings (The Lady in the Van, The Queen), in this brand-new play by Simon Wood, broadcast live from the National Theatre in London. It’s a summer’s morning in 1988 and Tory politician Robin Hesketh has returned home to the idyllic Cotswold house he shares with his wife of 30 years, Diana. But all is not as blissful as it seems. Diana has a stinking hangover, a fox is destroying the garden, and secrets are being... Read More >>
Anna Prowse and Neus Peris - Friday Recital Series

Fri 8 Nov

17:30

Anna Prowse and Neus Peris - Friday Recital Series

In recognition of Armistice Day, this song recital celebrates WW1 Composers and English Song, as Anna Prowse and Neus Peris perform works by Elgar, Ireland, Butterworth, Bridge and Vaughan Williams. British mezzo-soprano Anna Prowse was a choral scholar at Girton College, Cambridge, before completing her training at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance in 2018 Neus Peris, originally from Barcelona, has been based in London since 2015, where she has completed a Masters Degree at Tri... Read More >>
Nigel Kelland - The Mary Rose: Underwater Surveying Operations

Tue 12 Nov

19:30

Nigel Kelland - The Mary Rose: Underwater Surveying Operations

Mary Rose was built between 1509 and 1511 and was a highly successful warship until she capsized and sank in the Solent in July 1545. In 1982, after many years of painstaking search and investigation, she was recovered from the sea bed with unprecedented interest from the public. Retired Operations Director, Nigel Kelland, who worked on the Mary Rose project for many years, will present a fascinating insight into the complex operation to recover this National Treasure, followed by a Q&A. N... Read More >>
The Darkside of Pink Floyd

Sat 16 Nov

19:30

The Darkside of Pink Floyd

Nominated as Best Tribute Act in the South West Music Awards and renowned for their exquisite reproduction of Pink Floyd’s classic music, The Darkside of Pink Floyd are a regular feature at major National music venues, festivals and theatres. They were also the first band to play a live public performance inside the prehistoric caves of the world famous Kents Cavern. This extraordinary show not only showcases an incredibly high level of musical expertise but also a fully automated light and l... Read More >>
42nd Street - The Musical

Fri 22 Nov

19:30 (RECORDED)

Sat 23 Nov

14:30 (RECORDED)

42nd Street - The Musical

42nd Street , the legendary Broadway musical theatre classic, is a ‘glorious’ (Express) and ‘utterly moreish extravaganza of glitz’ (Times). Telling the story of Peggy Sawyer, a talented young performer with stars in her eyes who gets her big break on Broadway, this is the largest ever staging of the Tony® Award-winning musical and it was filmed live at the magnificent Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, in the heart of London’s West End. Fresh off the bus from small-town America Peggy is just another... Read More >>
NTLive Present Laughter

Thu 28 Nov

19:00 (RECORDED)

NTLive Present Laughter

Matthew Warchus directs Andrew Scott (BBC’s Sherlock, Fleabag) in Noël Coward’s provocative comedy Present Laughter. As he prepares to embark on an overseas tour, star actor Garry Essendine’s colourful life is in danger of spiralling out of control. Engulfed by an escalating identity crisis as his many and various relationships compete for his attention, Garry’s few remaining days at home are a chaotic whirlwind of love, sex, panic and soul-searching. Captured live from The Old Vic in Lond... Read More >>
Pam Ayres

Fri 29 Nov

16:00

Pam Ayres

‘Up in the Attic’ is the brand-new collection of verse from the nation’s favourite poet, Pam Ayres. With the same magic that has enchanted her fans for more than four decades, Pam’s new collection is by turns side-splittingly funny, at others reflective and profound. From the horror of playing host in ‘The Dinner Party’ and complaints about pub tableware in ‘Don’t Put My Dinner on the Slate!’, to the poignant ‘Up in the Attic’ Pam equally entertains and moves her audience. The talk will be f... Read More >>
Land of the Giants

Sat 30 Nov

20:00 (STANDING)

Land of the Giants

Land of the Giants are a funky upbeat, highly addictive six piece band from Plymouth. Their music fuses many musical styles, from rock to reggae, ska to blues, with a sub heavy helping of dub in the mix. Renowned for their extraordinary energy on stage, and causing non-stop all out partying on dance floors and in fields around the UK, with this reputation they are becoming a firm festival favourite, regularly appearing at Glastonbury. Land of the Giants have gained national airplay from To... Read More >>
Dartmouth Orchestra 2019 Concert

Mon 9 Dec

19:30

Dartmouth Orchestra 2019 Concert

A Christmas treat for all ages and a great start to the festive season, the popular Dartmouth Orchestra bring some thrilling music for a snowy sleigh ride from Prokofiev's Troika, the chilly, reflective beauty of Mendelssohn's Scottish Symphony, the warmth and cheer of Haydn's popular Trumpet Concerto in E flat major, and finally a nostalgic, magical bedtime story with music from The Snowman by Howard Blake. This promises to be a much-needed antidote to the stresses of Christmas preparations ... Read More >>
ROHLive Coppélia

Tue 10 Dec

19:15

Sat 14 Dec

12:00 (ENCORE)

ROHLive Coppélia

A classic returns to The Royal Ballet repertory with Ninette de Valois’ charming and funny Coppélia – a story of love, mischief and mechanical dolls. The intricate choreography is set to Delibes’ delightful score and shows off the technical precision and comedic timing of the whole Company. Osbert Lancaster’s designs bring a colourful storybook world to life in this Christmas treat for the whole family. Read More >>
ROHLive The Nutcracker

Tue 17 Dec

19:15 (RECORDED)

Sat 21 Dec

14:00 (RECORDED)

ROHLive The Nutcracker

The Royal Ballet's glorious production of The Nutcracker, created by Peter Wright in 1984, is the production par excellence of an all-time ballet favourite. It is Christmas Eve and Herr Drosselmeyer the magician sweeps young Clara away on a fantasy adventure in which time is suspended, the family living-room becomes a great battlefield, and a magical journey takes them through the Land of Snow to the Kingdom of Sweets. Tchaikovsky's glittering score, the gorgeous festive stage designs, and Th... Read More >>
ROHLive The Sleeping Beauty

Thu 16 Jan

19:15

ROHLive The Sleeping Beauty

This production of The Sleeping Beauty has been delighting audiences in Covent Garden since 1946. 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. Sixty years later, in 2006, the original staging was revived, returning Oliver Messel’s wonderful designs and glittering costumes to the stage. Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky’s enchanting score and Marius Petipa’s original choreography beautifully combine with sections create... Read More >>
ROHLive La bohéme

Wed 29 Jan

19:45

ROHLive La bohéme

Puccini’s opera of young love in 19th-century Paris is packed with beautiful music, including lyrical arias, celebratory choruses for Act II’s evocation of Christmas Eve in the Latin Quarter and a poignant final scene over which the composer himself wept. Richard Jones’s character-led production perfectly captures La bohème’s mixture of comedy, romance and tragedy, with striking designs by Stewart Laing. The cast features some of the greatest interpreters of Puccini’s bohemian lovers performing ... Read More >>
Matilda Lloyd (trumpet) and John Reid (piano)

Fri 7 Feb

19:30

Matilda Lloyd (trumpet) and John Reid (piano)

Hailed as “remarkable” by the Daily Telegraph, British trumpeter Matilda Lloyd is a fast-rising young artist with exceptional poise and musicality. Aged 22, Matilda is captivating audiences with her artistry and communication, her flawless technique and the unique character she brings to each and every work. John Reid‘s career to date has shown him to be a pianist of notable versatility and range, with wide experience as an outstanding chamber musician, song accompanist, soloist and exponent ... Read More >>
ROHLive Marston & Scarlett World Premieres

Tue 25 Feb

19:15

ROHLive Marston & Scarlett World Premieres

Choreographer Cathy Marston is previously an Associate Artist of the Royal Opera House and Director of Bern Ballett, and much in demand internationally. The inspiration for her first work for The Royal Ballet Main Stage is the momentous life and career of the cellist Jacqueline du Pré. A new work by Liam Scarlett, The Royal Ballet’s Artist in Residence, provides the second part of the programme. Read More >>
ROHLive Fidelio

Tue 17 Mar

19:15

ROHLive Fidelio

Beethoven’s only opera is a masterpiece, an uplifting story of risk and triumph. In this new production, conducted by Antonio Pappano, Jonas Kaufmann plays the political prisoner Florestan, and Lise Davidsen his wife Leonore (disguised as ‘Fidelio’) who daringly sets out to rescue him. Set in strong counterpoint are the ingredients of domestic intrigue, determined love and the cruelty of an oppressive regime. The music is transcendent throughout and includes the famous Act I Quartet, the Prisone... Read More >>
ROHLive Swan Lake

Wed 1 Apr

19:15

ROHLive Swan Lake

Liam Scarlett’s glorious production of Swan Lake, new in 2018, returns for its first revival. While remaining faithful to the Marius Petipa/Lev Ivanov text, Scarlett’s additional choreography and John Macfarlane’s magnificent designs breathe new life into what is arguably the best-known and most-loved classical ballet. The entire Company shines in this eternal tale of doomed love, a masterpiece filled with iconic moments. Tchaikovsky’s first score for ballet soars with its symphonic sweep and co... Read More >>
ROHLive Cavalleria Rusticana / Pagliacci

Tue 21 Apr

19:00

ROHLive Cavalleria Rusticana / Pagliacci

Two opera classics are drawn together in this wonderfully observed re-creation of life in a south Italian village as a travelling theatre visits and emotions erupt. The award-winning production by Damiano Michieletto presents vividly the fast-moving, shocking events brought about by secret love and uncontrollable jealousy. The music is full of Italianate melody in the great choruses that bring the villagers together in celebration and revelry, alongside the solo arias and tense confrontations t... Read More >>
ROHLive The Dante Project

Thu 28 May

19:15

ROHLive The Dante Project

Dante’s Divine Comedy is an epic journey through the afterlife: it encompasses the horrifying drama of Inferno and its damned, the lyrical mysticism of pilgrims on mount Purgatorio and the dazzling spheres of Paradiso with their endless configurations of light. The poem was inspired by the agony of Dante’s own exile, and traces his path from crisis to revelation guided by his literary hero Virgil and his lost love Beatrice. In this new work, The Royal Ballet’s trailblazing Resident Choreographer... Read More >>
ROHLive Elektra

Thu 18 Jun

19:45

ROHLive Elektra

Strauss’s thrilling and audacious adaptation of Greek tragedy receives a new staging by the award-winning director Christof Loy. This uncompromising opera, about a daughter intent on bloody revenge and a mother driven to madness, has provoked critics to lively debate and both shocked and excited audiences since its 1909 premiere. Antonio Pappano conducts music that combines violence with moments of exquisite tenderness in his first Strauss interpretation for The Royal Opera since 2002. The outst... Read More >>
Leon McCawley (piano)

Fri 19 Jun

19:30

Leon McCawley (piano)

One of Britain’s foremost pianists, Leon McCawley has forged a highly successful career since winning first prize in the 1993 International Beethoven Piano Competition in Vienna and second prize at the Leeds International Piano Competition the same year. Since then, his concert performances and extensive discography have established him as a pianist of great integrity and variety, bringing freshness and vitality to Classical, Romantic and 20th century repertoire. PROGRAMME: HAYDN: Sonata in ... Read More >>