SPECIAL CINEMA EVENTS: These are special (usually) one off showings of plays, opera or exhibitions. Many will be relayed live via satellite
Tuesday February 4th and Sunday February 9th at 4.30
A fabulous Broadway musical with music by Cyndi Lauper Based on the 2005 British film about the Northampton shoe Factory that was going to close until an unconventional employee came up with an unconventional product for them to sell. Starring the original West End cast headed by Matt Henry
Thursday April 16th at 7.30 with an Encore on Sunday 19th at 4.30
David Attenborough: A Life on our Planet
In his 93 years, David Attenborough has visited every continent on the globe, exploring the wild places of our planet and documenting the living world in all its variety and wonder. Now, for the first time he reflects upon both the defining moments of his lifetime as a naturalist and the devastating changes he has seen. Honest, revealing and urgent, this film is a powerful first-hand account of humanity’s impact on nature and a message of hope for future generations. Followed by a LIVE QandA with theman himself
Royal Shakespeare Company Season 2020
Sunday June 14th at 7.00 (pre recorded)
Leontes rips his family apart with his jealousy but grief opens his heart. Will he find the child he abandoned before it is too late? Set across a 16-year span from MadMen to the moon landings, this new production imagines a world where the ghosts of fascist Europe collide with horrors of TheHandmaid’s Tale, before washing up on a joyful seashore.King Leontes rips his family apart with his jealousy but grief opens his heart. Will he find the child he abandoned before it is too late?
Wednesday July 15th at 7.00 (live)
The Comedy of Errors
How do any of us really know who we are? A man arrives in a strange town only to find that everyone knows his name, but thinks he’s someone else. A woman wonders why her husband is not the man he was, but starts to rather like it. Confusion mounts as everyone uncouples from themselves. Will they ever find themselves again? And do they really want to? Miles Jupp makes his RSC debut in this fairytale farce of everyday miracles.
Wednesday September 23rd at 7.00 (live)
.Shakespeare’s touching and hopeful tale of loss and reconciliation located in a familiar world of precarious journeys. Forced to flee his native land, Pericles becomes a refugee at the mercy of sea and strangers. Scarred by the heart-breaking loss of family and home, he submits to the rhythms of the ocean in the hope of a miracle. Located in a familiar world of precarious journeys and treacherous alliances, this is Shakespeare’s touching and hopeful tale of loss and reconciliation.