International Directors
This year the Barbican's programme focuses on international auteurs - renowned directors who push the boundaries of their artforms to create highly impactful theatrical experiences.

Toneelgroep Amsterdam 2017 Residency
Tony and Olivier Award-winner Ivo van Hove stages three productions for the Barbican in 2017 as part of a Toneelgroep residency

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.

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

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

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