What's On

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Protein  Photo Credit Chris Nash
Date: Wed 4th May 2016 Time: 7pm

Award-winning Protein returns with its most playful show to date as four vocalists and four dancers all sing for their supper in a dining setting that may contain food... The performers will invite you to sit at a table, offer a tasting menu and then serve you a show that explores our relationship with food.

  • Ticket Price: 12 (Reduced from 18)
  • Touch Tour Time: 6pm
  • Ticket Office Number: 020 7121 1100
Wellcome Collection Logo
Date: Fri 6th May 2016 Time: 7pm

Join Wellcome Collection for an intimate evening of dance and sound to explore what it means to display and to be on display.  Sound and performance will be woven into the fabric of the building's spaces as Candoco Dance Company explores how much we choose to display about ourselves, what we reveal subconsciously and what remains hidden.

  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Touch Tour Time: N/A
  • Ticket Office Number: 020 7611 2222
NB 1984 Publicity Image
Date: Sat 7th May 2016 Time: 2pm

Based on George Orwell's masterpiece, 1984 will change the way you think about ballet.  This iconic classic reimagined for a modern audience with a brand new score.


  • Ticket Price: 32 - 38 (concessions available)
  • Touch Tour Time: 11.45am
  • Ticket Office Number: 02380 711 811
Flare Path York Theatre royal Publicity Image
Date: Sat 7th May 2016 Time: 2.30pm

Based on Rattigan’s experiences as a tail gunner during World War II, Flare Path paints an evocative portrait of life in wartime Britain for the RAF bomber crews, their wives and their sweethearts, who were left awaiting their return.

  • Ticket Price: 5 - 14.50 (Reduced from 10 - 29)
  • Touch Tour Time: 1.30pm
  • Ticket Office Number: 01904 623 568
Brideshead Revisited Publicity Image
Date: Sat 7th May 2016 Time: 2.30pm

It’s 1943 and in Bryony Lavery’s reimagining of the classic novel, the past and the present blur. Charles Ryder confronts memories of his first encounter with Brideshead Manor and its eccentric inhabitants, Lord and Lady Marchmain, along with their offspring, Julia, Cordelia and Sebastian Flyte.


  • Ticket Price: 10 (Reduced from 32.50)
  • Touch Tour Time: 1pm
  • Ticket Office Number: 01225 448 844