The 2020 Fugard Bioscope World Arts Cinema Season


The Fugard Bioscope was celebrated in its 9th year in operation during its 2020 World Arts Cinema Season. The new season continued to bring audiences the best offerings in recorded live performances; all screened in the comfort of the beautiful Fugard Theatre. Partnering with Ken Forrester wines and the main sponsor and curated by The Fugard Theatre’s Artistic Director, Greg Karvellas, audiences enjoyed a new and exciting selection of opera, ballet, theatre and independent titles from around the world. Featuring over 48 titles from National Theatre Live, Comedies Francaise, The Royal Opera House, The Royal Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, and The Royal Opera and Opera du Paris, this 9th bioscope season was one for the record books!

Titles included: The Importance of Being Ernest, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Akram Khan’s Giselle , Fleabag, Don Giovanni and The Lehman Trilogy


First screening
28 October 2019

Final screening
28 March 2020

The Fugard Bioscope

Participating theatres
National Theatre Live
Comedies Francaise
The Royal Opera House
The Royal Ballet
Bolshoi Ballet
The Royal Opera
Opera du Paris