What's On: Theatre & Cinema

Our Capital building project is now underway. Click here for our latest opening hours and visitor information. 
Sun 5 Nov 2017 - Sun 3 Dec 2017
Upfront Comedy
Sun 5 Nov 2017 - Sun 3 Dec 2017
A new season of international comedy from Upfront Comedy at The Tricycle Theatre, featuring award winning comedians to guarantee laughs as the seasons change

Fri 20 Oct 2017 - Tue 24 Oct 2017
Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers (Kate Winslet and Idris Elba) must embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness, pushing each other to survive.

Fri 20 Oct 2017 - Thu 26 Oct 2017
Sally Potter writes and directs a bitingly funny, semi-political farce with a first-rate cast which includes Kristin Scott Thomas, Timothy Spall and Cillian Murphy

Wed 25 Oct 2017
A thrilling and enlightening evening with the inimitable icon, broadcast live from the BFI, following an exclusive preview of Sophie Fiennes’ highly anticipated new film.

Fri 27 Oct 2017 - Thu 2 Nov 2017
Oscar nominee Denis Villeneuve (Prisoners, Arrival) directs this hugely acclaimed follow-up to Ridley Scott's 1982 masterpiece, set 30 years after the events of the first film.

Sat 28 Oct 2017 - Tue 31 Oct 2017
A group of bullied kids band together when a shapeshifting demon, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children, in this adaptation of Stephen King's classic horror novel

Thu 16 Nov 2017
Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live, starring Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton directed by Dominic Cooke

Thu 7 Dec 2017
1850, and Europe’s most feared terrorist is broke, horny, and hiding in Soho. Rory Kinnear and Oliver Chris star as Marx and Engels in this new comedy written by Richard Bean and Clive Coleman.

Thu 22 Feb 2018
Following his smash hit production of A Streetcar Named Desire, Benedict Andrews directs Sienna Miller, Jack O’Connell and Colm Meaney in Tennessee Williams’ twentieth century masterpiece

Thu 22 Mar 2018
A stellar cast come together for Nicholas Hytner's production of Shakespeare's great political masterpiece, which has never felt more timely.

Wed 20 Jan 2016 - Sat 31 Dec 2016
True-WestDigital Theatre: True West
Wed 20 Jan 2016 - Sat 31 Dec 2016
Phillip Breen's acclaimed production of Sam Shepard's masterpiece is available to buy or rent now from Digital Theatre.


Times and Tickets


Please note our lift is currently out of service – click here for details.

Support Our Capital Project