Toneelgroep Amsterdam Residency
Tony and Olivier Award-winner Ivo van Hove directs three productions with ‘one of Europe’s most brilliant ensembles’ (What’s On Stage) Toneelgroep Amsterdam for the Barbican in 2017

Royal Shakespeare Company London Season
The RSC return to the Barbican with four productions direct from Stratford-upon-Avon, in the 400 anniversary year of Shakespeare’s death.

Barbican Dance
Discover Barbican dance across all our venues in 2017 with a varied international season of ballet, hip hop, mime and contemporary dance, along with dancing hands, manga characters and robots.

London International Mime Festival 2017
We once again welcome the London International Mime Festival to the Barbican. Take a look to see the shows included in this years' line-up.

Boy Blue Entertainment Platform 2017
Boy Blue Entertainment return to the Barbcian in 2017 with a diverse platform of events. Find out what's coming up.

Theatre & Dance
Check out our upcoming Barbican Theatre & Dance productions.

Weekend Labs
Weekend Labs are an opportunity for practical exploration and discovery, inspired by the Barbican's international theatre and dance programme. The ticket includes both the workshop and a performance. If a lab is sold out email to be added to the waiting list.

Royal Opera House Live
26 September 2016 - 28 June 2017
We are delighted to bring you selected live screenings from the Royal Opera House