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Theatre & dance press releases

Image of a group of dancers in various positions. Most of them are crouched and reaching towards a dancer at the far right who is upright. All the dancers are in brownish and/ or grey clothing
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A 22-piece band, 16 Dandy Minions, 6 knitters, 3 decades of song, one Taylor Mac 4 May 2018
Rhiannon Faith's dance-theatre show shines light on domestic abuse & Barbican becomes J9 venue 30 Apr 2018
Boy Blue Barbican take-over 17 Apr 2018
Barbican and RSC collaboration of Redefining Juliet created by Storme Toolis 3 Apr 2018
The Barbican announces new September to December 2018 Theatre and Dance season 13 Mar 2018
Kenneth MacMillan celebration at the Barbican from Viviana Durante Company 19 Feb 2018
Barbican presents UK premiere of stage adaptation of Alice Oswald’s Memorial 16 Feb 2018
Acclaimed stage version of eerie cult novel Picnic at Hanging Rock plays at the Barbican in February 27 Nov 2017
Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui directs Japanesese-language play based on manga comics by Osamu Tezuka 27 Nov 2017
Barbican Theatre and Dance - full January to July 2018 programme 31 Oct 2017
Barbican co-production and world premiere of Rachel Mars and nat tarrab’s show inspired by female-led contact sport roller derby 21 Sep 2017
Enda Walsh and Donnacha Dennehy's new opera, The Second Violinist, comes to the Barbican Theatre in 2018 13 Sep 2017
Touretteshero returns to Barbican with Pit Party 31 Jul 2017
Yukio Ninagawa’s legendary production of Macbeth reprised at the Barbican 13 Jun 2017
Darren Johnton's Zero Point and new VR installation at the Barbican 25 Apr 2017
Barbican Theatre and Dance full September to December 2017 programme 29 Mar 2017
Landmark and Galway Festival's Woyzeck in Winter receives its UK premiere at the Barbican 29 Mar 2017
Robert Lepage stars in autobiographical solo performance, 887, at the Barbican 15 Mar 2017
National Theatre Live broadcast for Barbican/Toneelgroep Amsterdam production of Obsession 22 Feb 2017
Ivo van Hove directs stage adaptation of After the Rehearsal/Persona 29 Jan 2017