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Our programme of live events include music, theatre, comedy and spoken word. Look out for legendary fiddle player Peter Knighwith melodeon player John Spiers, delight in Richard Herring’s latest examination of ageing and consider what you might build if 4.8 million pieces of LEGO® washed up on your shore with INKBLOC Ensemble. We have an amazing season of family theatre too, including the brilliant Little Angel puppet theatre.
See events below, use the calendar or search bar on the right, or click on 'Book Now' on the left for a full list of our events.  
LOU SANDERS & PIERRE NOVELLIE
Thu, 25 Jul 2019
EDINBURGH PREVIEW DOUBLE BILL - Lou Sanders (8 out of 10 Cats/Live from the BBC) and Pierre Novellie (BBC2's The Mash Report/ Stand Up Central) return with a new hour of God-knows-what! It's a work in progress people!
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FREE FRIDAY: ZAHRA O'SHEA
Fri, 26 Jul 2019
Hailing from Ireland's wild atlantic west. Zahra fuses a range of genres including Folk, Jazz, Blues, Soul, RnB and Reggae to leave you feeling equally joyful and nostalgic.
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VIGIL
SAT, 27 JUL 2019
One human. 26,000 animals. Vigil is an intimate, interspecies meditation on mass animal disappearance; a physical, tragicomic poem about a changing planet Earth.
RSC LIVE: MEASURE FOR MEASURE (CERT 15)
WED, 31 JUL 2019
'To whom should I complain?'

When a young novice nun is compromised by a corrupt official, who offers to save her brother from execution in return for sex, she has no idea where to turn for help. When she threatens to expose him, he tells her that no one would believe her. Shakespeare wrote this play in the early 1600s, yet  it remains astonishingly resonant today.

Running time: 170 minute
MARGARET ATWOOD: LIVE IN CINEMAS
TUE, 10 SEP 2019
On Tuesday 10 September, the wait will be over…THE TESTAMENTS, Margaret Atwood’s highly anticipated sequel to THE HANDMAID’S TALE, will be 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.  
NT LIVE: FLEABAG
THU, 12 SEP 2019
See the hilarious, award-winning, one-woman show that inspired the BBC’s hit TV series Fleabag, broadcast live to cinemas from London’s West End.
LUKE DANIELS & NANCY KERR
FRI, 20 SEP 2019
Two of the British folk scene's top performers have teamed up for some duo/double header shows to perform their own and each other's music.
NT LIVE: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS (ENCORE)
THU, 26 SEP 2019
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.
FREE FRIDAY: LEWIS CLARK
FRI, 27 SEP 2019
A virtuosic blend of honed lyricism with thedistinct artistry of a folk and blues musician. Lewis is a Pound Arts Artist in Residence.
BLUE PLANET III
SAT, 28 SEP 2019
Two idiots at the BBC are making another Blue Planet - but how do you know what a fish is if you've never left your office? Put on your polar ice caps and climb aboard an adventure to save the oceans! Featuring swashbuckling swordfish, hammerhead and spannerhead sharks, wailing whales and nasty things that lurk at the bottom of the sea...
PASSIONATE MACHINE BY DR ROSY CARRICK
SAT, 28 SEP 2019
Rosy Carrick has to build a time machine – because her future self has already done so and is now stuck 100 years in the past. Given that her knowledge of quantum physics is limited to the works of Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rosy must summon the help of science’s greatest minds if she is to rewrite history and save herself…
NT LIVE: THE LEHMAN TRILOGY (ENCORE)
WED, 2 OCT 2019
Academy Award-winner Sam Mendes (Skyfall, The Ferryman) directs Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles who play the Lehman Brothers, their sons and grandsons.

On a cold September morning in 1844 a young man from Bavaria stands on a New York dockside. Dreaming of a new life in the new world. He is joined by his two brothers and an American epic begins.
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