The Barbican Centre


festivals & seasons


Below you can find out current selection of theatre festivals and seasons running at the Barbican.

London International Mime Festival 2015
Jump into 2015 with some of the most original visual theatre from around the world.

International Beckett Season
A celebration of the work of the great Irish author Samuel Beckett

Theatre & Dance
Check out our upcoming Barbican Theatre & Dance event. Jan - Oct 2015 events now on sale.

Weekend Labs
Weekend Labs are an opportunity for practical exploration and discovery, inspired by the international theatre and dance programme presented at the Barbican. The ticket costs include access to both the workshop and a performance. Labs are suitable for those in higher education and training, emerging artists and professionals only.

International Ibsen Season
Incisive, intense and impactful, our International Ibsen Season fearlessly transports three plays to the contemporary age, illuminating issues that resonate powerfully today. Expect rock star royalty, voyeurism, blackouts, public debate and even a hint of the Occupy movement.

French artists
French artists at the Barbican supported by the Institut français

Henry IV Parts I & II multibuy
See the whole story and save £10 Book top price seats for Henry IV Parts I & II for just £100