Image of Ella Fitzgerald for Barbican Centre Women in Jazz Music Library Exhibition in collaboration with National Jazz Archive

Women in Jazz: A Celebration of the Past, Present and Future

A musical and social survey of the rich contribution women have made to jazz over the last 100 years, and of the talented upcoming generation who herald an exciting new era.

Royal Shakespeare Company: Macbeth

Christopher Eccleston makes his RSC debut in the title role of Shakespeare’s psychological thriller, opposite Niamh Cusack as Lady Macbeth and with Edward Bennett as Macduff.

Widows (15)

Steve McQueen's blistering thriller with four women who take fate into their own hands after their husbands' crimes leave them with debts to settle.

The Rest I Make Up

Fringe!: The Rest I Make Up (15*) + ScreenTalk

Best known for her relationship with Susan Sontag, theatre-maker Maria Irene Fornes considered, by some, to be one of the most influential playwrights and teachers of the 20th century.

A City Without Jews

Die Stadt ohne Juden (PG)

This startlingly prescient silent film from inter-war Vienna, now with score from Olga Neuwirth, chillingly imagines – and astonishingly predicts – the consequences as a city succumbs to intolerance.