Live Broadcasts

We have an ongoing programme of live broadcasts from the National Theatre, The Royal Opera House and other venues throughout the season. Please note that live events are received via satellite and susceptible to certain technical issues and atmospheric conditions beyond our control. These are quite rare and we do our best to minimise their impact on the performance.

Tickets for live broadcasts usually go on sale six weeks before broadcast for members and five weeks for non-members. 

Tickets can be purchased by e-mailing mail@tideswellcinema.com

Savoy Theatre: Gypsy: The Musical

5 March @ 19:00 - 21:30
£5 : : Tickets on general sale now

We will be showing  Gypsy: The Musical  filmed at The Savoy Theatre in 2015, on Tuesday 5th March at 7.00pm. Gypsy the Musical first appeared in 1959 on Broadway under the title ‘Gypsy: A Musical Fable’. The show features music by Jule Styne and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. It is loosely based on the memoirs of famous striptease artist Gypsy Rose […]

Royal Shakespeare Company: Love’s Labour’s Lost

12 March @ 19:00 - 22:30
£5 : : Tickets on general sale now

Summer 1914. In order to dedicate themselves to a life of study, the King and his friends take an oath to avoid the company of women for three years. No sooner have they made their idealistic pledge than the Princess of France and her ladies-in-waiting arrive, presenting the men with a severe test of their high-minded resolve.

Royal Shakespeare Company: Love’s Labour’s Won (Much Ado About Nothing)

21 March @ 19:00 - 22:30
£5 : : Tickets on general sale now

Autumn 1918. A group of soldiers return from the trenches. The world-weary Benedick and his friend Claudio find themselves reacquainted with Beatrice and Hero. As memories of conflict give way to a life of parties and masked balls, Claudio and Hero fall madly, deeply in love, while Benedick and Beatrice reignite their own altogether more combative courtship.

Royal Opera House: La Forza Del Destino

2 April @ 18:15 - 22:30
£15 : : Tickets on sale to members

Leonora falls in love with Don Alvaro, but when her father forbids their marriage, a fatal accident triggers a drama of obsession, vengeance and tragedy.
Jonas Kaufmann, Anna Netrebko and Ludovic Tézier star in Verdi’s epic La Forza Del Destino (The Force Of Destiny), an opera which demands the very best of singers for its powerful music and the fullest theatrical treatment for its story of bitter revenge pursued across miles and years.

National Theatre: All About Eve

11 April @ 19:00 - 21:30
£10 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

All About Eve tells the story of Margo Channing. Legend. True star of the theatre. The spotlight is hers, always has been. But now there’s Eve. Her biggest fan. Young, beautiful Eve. The golden girl, the girl next door. But you know all about Eve…don’t you…?
Starring Gillian Anderson (X-Files, NT Live: A Streetcar Named Desire) and Lily James (Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again)

Royal Shakespeare Company: As You Like It

17 April @ 19:00 - 22:30
£10 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

Come into the forest; dare to change your state of mind.
Rosalind is banished, wrestling with her heart and her head. With her cousin by her side, she journeys to a world of exile where barriers are broken down and all can discover their deeper selves.
Director Kimberley Sykes (Dido, Queen of Carthage) directs a riotous, exhilarating version of Shakespeare’s romantic comedy.

Royal Opera House: Faust

30 April @ 18:45 - 22:30
£15 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

Experience the decadence and elegance of 1870s Paris in David McVicar’s spectacular production of Gounod’s best-loved opera.
There are many versions of the story of Faust, who trades his soul with the Devil for youth and power, but Gounod’s opera remains one of the most constantly enthralling.

National Theatre: All My Sons

14 May @ 19:00 - 22:00
£10 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

America, 1947. Despite hard choices and even harder knocks, Joe and Kate Keller are a success story. They have built a home, raised two sons and established a thriving business.
But nothing lasts forever and their contented lives, already shadowed by the loss of their eldest boy to war, are about to shatter. With the return of a figure from the past, long buried truths are forced to the surface and the price of their American dream is laid bare.

Royal Ballet: Within The Golden Hour / World Premier / Flight Pattern

16 May @ 19:15 - 22:30
£15 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

Two recent works from Christopher Wheeldon and Crystal Pite plus the world premier of a new ballet by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui showcase the contemporary face of The Royal Ballet.

New Adventures: Swan Lake

21 May @ 19:00 - 21:30
£12.50 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

This thrilling, audacious and witty production is perhaps still 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. Retaining the iconic elements of the original staging loved by millions around the world, Matthew Bourne and award-winning designers Lez Brotherston (Set & Costumes) and Paule Constable (Lighting) have created a ‘spellbinding’ (★★★★★ Independent) re-imagining of this classic New Adventures production.

Royal Shakespeare Company: The Taming Of The Shrew

5 June @ 19:00 - 22:30
£10 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

In a reimagined 1590, England is a matriarchy. Baptista Minola is seeking to sell off her son Katherine to the highest bidder. Cue an explosive battle of the sexes in this electrically charged love story.
Justin Audibert (Snow in Midsummer, The Jew of Malta) turns Shakespeare’s fierce, energetic comedy of gender and materialism on its head to offer a fresh perspective on its portrayal of hierarchy and power.

Royal Ballet: Romeo And Juliet

11 June @ 19:15 - 22:30
£15 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

Shakespeare’s enduring love story is known the world over. Since its 1965 premiere with The Royal Ballet, Kenneth MacMillan’s Romeo and Juliet has become a modern ballet classic. The choreography captures the emotions of the young couple as they fall in love, despite the barriers that finally bring about the story’s tragic end.

Globe Theatre: The Merry Wives Of Windsor

20 June @ 19:20 - 22:20
£15 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

Double-meanings, disguises and dirty laundry abound in The Merry Wives of Windsor as 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 and decide to have a bit of fun of their own at Falstaff’s expense…

National Theatre: Small Island

27 June @ 19:00 - 22:00
£10 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

Small Island embarks on a journey from Jamaica to Britain, through the Second World War to 1948 – the year the HMT Empire Windrush docked at Tilbury.
The play follows three intricately connected stories. Hortense yearns for a new life away from rural Jamaica, Gilbert dreams of becoming a lawyer, and Queenie longs to escape her Lincolnshire roots. Hope and humanity meet stubborn reality as the play traces the tangled history of Jamaica and the UK.

Northern Ballet: Victoria

11 July @ 19:15 - 22:30
£12.50 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

We will be showing a recorded performance of Victoria from The Northern Ballet on Thursday 11th July at 7.15pm Queen Victoria’s irrepressible love for Albert sparked a royal dynasty, but his untimely death brought the world’s most powerful woman to her knees with grief. In celebration of her bicentenary year, Northern Ballet (in a co-production with The […]

Andre Rieu: 2019 Maastricht Concert – ‘Shall We Dance?’

27 July @ 19:00 - 21:15
£15 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

André Rieu’s annual hometown Maastricht concerts attract fans from all corners of the globe. The medieval town square is transformed into a spectacular backdrop for unforgettable concerts filled with humour, fun and emotion for all ages – and, of course, magnificent music.

Royal Shakespeare Company: Measure For Measure

31 July @ 19:00 - 22:30
£10 : : Tickets on sale approx six weeks before event

“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.