Check out what's on in Watermans cinema. We show the latest films, with great value tickets starting at just £6 on Mondays and £6 for family cinema whatever your age! For theatre and opera lovers, there's a wide range of special events including film festivals, National Theatre Live, Glyndebourne and Met Opera. There's plenty of space to relax before and after the film in our licensed riverside cafe and restaurant, or grab a hot or cold drink to take into the film with you.

Special Events


French Impressions – A Faithful Man (15)

26 Oct

A Faithful Man (15) – original title L'Homme Fidèle Nine years after she left him for his best friend, journalist Abel […]


Met Opera 19-20: Manon (Massenet)

26 Oct

Laurent Pelly’s enchanting production, starring exhilarating soprano Lisette Oropesa in the effervescent title role, explores the devastating consequences when excess and […]


Farewell To The Night (15) – 27th French Film Festival

03 Nov

Farewell To The Night (L'Adieu á la Nuit) Catherine Deneuve plays a woman distraught to learn that her grandson has […]


A Midsummer Night’s Dream (12A) – National Theatre Encore

04 Nov

‘The course of true love never did run smooth.’ A feuding fairy King and Queen of the forest cross paths […]


Hansard (12A) – National Theatre Live

07 Nov

Hansard; noun The official report of all parliamentary debates. See two-time Olivier Award winners, Lindsay Duncan (Birdman, About Time) and Alex […]


Met Opera 19-20: Madama Butterfly (Puccini)

09 Nov

Anthony Minghella’s vividly cinematic staging of Puccini’s tale of unrequited love returns to our screens featuring soprano Hui He in the […]


National Theatre Encore: Fleabag (15)

10 Nov - 21 Nov

More encores add in November on Sunday 10 November at 8.30pm and Thursday 21 November at 9pm. AVAILABLE TO BOOK […]


French Impressions – Une Femme Douce (15)

16 Nov

Our November featured film-maker is Robert Bresson one of the giants of French Cinema though now sadly neglected. Jon Davies […]


Burning Ghost (15) – 27th French Film Festival

17 Nov

Burning Ghost / Vif Argent Winner of the prestigious Prix Jean Vigo, Stéphane Batut’s second feature is a beautifully made […]


Met Opera 19-20: Akhnaten (Philip Glass)

23 Nov

Star countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo headlines as the revolutionary Pharaoh who transformed ancient Egypt. Director Phelim McDermott, whose productions include the […]


Present Laughter (12A) – National Theatre Live

28 Nov

Matthew Warchus directs Andrew Scott (BBC’s Sherlock, Fleabag) in Noël Coward’s provocative comedy Present Laughter. As he prepares to embark […]


Le Brio (15) – 27th French Film Festival

01 Dec

As a young woman growing up in the Paris suburb of Creteil, Neïla Salah (Camélia Jordana) dreamed of becoming a […]


Hansard (12A) – National Theatre Encore

02 Dec - 05 Jan

Hansard; nounThe official report of all parliamentary debates. See two-time Olivier Award winners, Lindsay Duncan (Birdman, About Time) and Alex Jennings (The […]


Branagh Theatre Live: The Winter’s Tale

04 Dec

Due to phenomenal demand, The Winter’s Tale, Shakespeare's timeless tragicomedy of obsession and redemption, returns to cinemas this festive season. […]


Present Laughter (12A) – National Theatre Encore

08 Dec - 16 Dec

Matthew Warchus directs Andrew Scott (BBC’s Sherlock, Fleabag) in Noël Coward’s provocative comedy Present Laughter. As he prepares to embark on an […]


French Impressions – Invisibles (15) – 27th French Film Festival

14 Dec

Invisibles / Les Invisibles Social commentary, feminist anthem, broad comedy with a side of rom com – Louis-Julien Petit’s Les […]


Met Opera 19-20: Wozzeck (Alban Berg)

11 Jan

After wowing audiences with his astounding production of Lulu in 2015, South African artist William Kentridge now focuses his extraordinary […]


Met Opera 19-20: Porgy and Bess (The Gershwins)

01 Feb

The Gershwins’ modern American masterpiece has its first Met performances in almost three decades, starring bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano […]


Met Opera 19-20: Agrippina (Handel)

29 Feb

Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato leads as the imperious title empress in the Met’s first-ever performance of this tale of deception and deceit. […]


Met Opera 19-20: Der Fliegende Hollander (Wagner)

14 Mar

Award-winning, Sir Bryn Terfel CBE, returns to the Met for the first time since 2012, as the mysterious seafarer searching for […]


Met Opera 19-20: Tosca (Puccini)

11 Apr

Sir David McVicar’s bold staging of Puccini’s operatic thriller returns with star Soprano Anna Netrebko, whom the New York Times […]


Met Opera 19-20: Maria Stuarda (Donizetti)

09 May

Set in 16th Century Britain, Donizetti’s historical drama follows Mary, Queen of Scots and her bitter rivalry with the cousin […]

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