COMING TO A CINEMA NEAR YOU
ENO Screen sees ENO’s productions broadcast live into cinemas across the UK and Ireland and selected cinemas worldwide. Shot in stunning multi-camera HD, ENO Screen is as distinctive as ENO’s live work in the theatre, creating a unique cinematic experience for audience members across the globe.
CARMEN ǀ Wednesday 1 July
A passionate tale of lust, seduction and betrayal, no other opera boasts as popular a following as Bizet’s Carmen. Set during the dying days of Franco’s Spain, Calixto Bieito’s acclaimed production of this must-see opera has been enjoyed by audiences across Europe.
Bizet’s dazzling score evokes all the sounds and sizzling atmosphere of Spain through some of the opera’s most famous melodies, from Carmen’s seductive ‘Habanera’ to the Toreadors’ stirring parade.
THE BARBER OF SEVILLE ǀ Monday 19 October
The Barber of Seville will have you smiling from the moment it begins. Filled with fun and farce, ENO’s classic staging of this sunny adventure follows the escapades of the barber Figaro as he assists Count Almaviva to prise the beautiful yet feisty Rosina away from her lecherous guardian Dr Bartolo.
THE MIKADO ǀ Thursday 3 December
Set in an ever-so English 1930s seaside hotel, ENO’s iconic production of The Mikado is a popular hit with audiences of all ages. Experience Gilbert and Sullivan’s irresistible combination of virtuosic wit, memorable melodies and hilarious antics in this much-loved production from Jonathan Miller.
THE MAGIC FLUTE | Wednesday 9 March
The Magic Flute is one of the greatest and most popular operas ever written. Follow the royal prince Tamino and the bird-catcher Papageno through ENO’s wonderfully theatrical and inventive staging as they must battle to overcome a series of trials to rescue Pamina from the grasp of the manipulative Queen of Night.
ENCORE SCREENINGS - INTERNATIONAL AND SELECTED UK CINEMAS
THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE
Sentimental pirates, blundering policeman, absurd adventures and improbable paradoxes – Gilbert and Sullivan’s delightful comic adventure The Pirates of Penzance comes to ENO in an acclaimed 5-star production from renowned film maker and director Mike Leigh.
La traviata tells the moving story of the beautiful but fragile courtesan Violetta .This celebrated production cuts to the very heart of the opera’s themes of passionate love and tragic death with a fresh take on this classic tale.
Experience the searing psychological drama, intrigue and suspense of Benjamin Britten’s Peter Grimes. David Alden’s award-winning production paints a vivid picture of a small community’s descent into suspicion, gossip and mob mentality in the face of a tragedy.
Monty Python legend Terry Gilliam unleashes his inexhaustible imagination on Berlioz’s dazzling opera Benvenuto Cellini. ‘The production is a triumph – exuberantly colourful and inventive… a wonderful evening of entertainment’ ★★★★★ Daily Telegraph
* ENO Screen will be screened live where possible – please check with your local cinema for timings, particularly overseas, where time difference may impact on scheduling.