World-class opera, ballet and Shakespeare on your doorstep

Watch only the highest quality opera, ballet and Shakespeare productions at our cinemas. Brought to you by the exclusive distributors of Royal Opera House and Royal Shakespeare Company cinematic content in Southern Africa.

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The Royal Opera House is unparalleled in its opera and ballet productions.

The Royal Opera House aims to enrich people’s lives through opera and ballet. Home to two of the world’s great artistic companies – The Royal Opera and The Royal Ballet, performing with the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House – they seek to be always accessible and engaging, to develop audiences across the globe and to break new ground in the presentation of lyric theatre at the pinnacle of the arts.

Based in London, England, the ROH distributes opera and ballet cinema content to their partners all over the world.

Nebula Cinemas is proud to be the sole distributors of Royal Opera House content in Southern Africa. Watch world-class ballet and opera at our intimate, exclusive cinema location in Benoni.

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Straight from the world-renowned Stratford-upon-Avon to a cinema near you.

Hosting over 1 million visitors every year at their theatres in Stratford-upon-Avon, The Royal Shakespeare Company is the world's leading distributors of the bard's famous and beloved works to audiences around the world.

We also welcome groups from schools and universities studying Shakespeare's plays for their curriculum/set work. What better way to absorb the content than seeing it in action on the big screen?

Nebula Cinemas is proud to be the sole distributors of Royal Shakespeare Company content in Southern Africa.

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Upcoming productions

the king and i

The King and I

Musical West-End Musical

The multi-award winning and critically acclaimed Lincoln Center Theater’s production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The King And I recorded live from London’s iconic Palladium. Starring Ken Watanabe and Kelli O'Hara

Sun 22nd Sep 2019 14:00-17:15

Running time 2h55min

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an american in paris

An American In Paris

Musical West-End Musical

This breathtakingly beautiful Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the Oscar® winning MGM film, tells the impassioned story of discovering love in the ‘City of Light’. Featuring the gorgeous music and lyrics of George and Ira Gershwin, stunning designs, and show-stopping choreography. With a record-setting 28 five-star reviews from critics, An American in Paris is coming from London’s West End.
An American GI’s chance encounter with a beautiful young dancer leads Paris to become the backdrop to a sensuous, modern romance of art, friendship and love in the aftermath of war...

Sun 29th Sep 2019 14:00-17:15

Running time 1h41min

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funny girl

Funny Girl

Musical West-End Musical

Following its record-breaking, sell-out run in London’s West End and national tour, the critically-acclaimed musical Funny Girl comes to a cinema near you, featuring Sheridan Smith in “an unforgettable star turn” (The Times). Funny Girl is semi-biographical, based on the life and career of Broadway star, film actress and comedienne Fanny Brice (a role made famous by Barbara Streisand on Broadway and in the 1968 film adaptation), and her stormy relationship with entrepreneur and gambler Nick Arnstein. 

Sun 13th Oct 2019 14:00-17:15

Running time 2h40min

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André Rieu 2019 Maastricht Concert: Shall We Dance?

André Rieu’s annual hometown Maastricht concerts attract fans from all corners of the globe. The medieval town square is transformed into a spectacular backdrop for unforgettable concerts filled with humour, fun and emotion for all ages – and, of course, magnificent music.

Sat 5th Oct 2019 18:30-21:30
Sun 6th Oct 2019 14:00-17:00

Ticket Price: R120

Running time 2h53min

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Up next...

Royal Opera House Cinema Season 2019/20

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The Royal Opera House cinema season 2019/20. World-class opera and ballet at your doorstep! Book Now ↗

Ticket prices


per ticket

Group bookings
10% discount

for bookings of 10 people or more

  • Further discounts available for group season tickets. Enquire here for more information.
Season tickets
up to 15% off
  • A season pass to watch all the operas in a season
  • Adults: R590
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Season tickets
up to 15% off
  • A season pass to watch all the ballets in a season
  • Adults: R590
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Season tickets
up to 15% off
  • A season pass to watch all the operas AND ballets in a season
  • Adults: R1190
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Benoni location

11a Sarel Cilliers Str.,
Rynfield, Benoni
South Africa

An exclusive, intimate micro theatre with a 25-person capacity. Refreshments available on location.

Secure parking available.

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Jo'burg location

CineCentre logo
Killarney Mall
60 Riviera Rd
Killarney, Johannesburg
South Africa

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Makhanda (Grahamstown) location

Olive Schreiner Theatre
1820 Settlers Monument
Makhanda (Grahamstown)
South Africa

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Opera, ballet and Shakespeare on screen in Benoni. Book your tickets online now for the ultimate cultural experience.


Phone: 011 425 2371

Feel free to book by phone or email, or click here to book tickets online via Quicket. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch.