Welcome to the Barbican

A world-class arts and learning centre, the Barbican pushes the boundaries of all major art forms including dance, film, music, theatre and visual arts. 

How can art respond to change?

Explore this year's annual theme, The Art of Change, through performances, events and online content as we consider the role of the arts for change

The Art of Change Shorts

Support the Barbican Fund

Join thousands of people who help sustain and grow what we all love about the Barbican

Join Young Barbican

Be there when it happens with discounted access to unmissable art and entertainment as well as events and creative opportunities for 14-25 year olds

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