Seen by over 120 million people worldwide, Les Misérables is undisputedly one of the world’s most popular musicals. Coinciding with its 35th triumphant year in London’s glittering West End, Cameron Mackintosh produced a spectacular sell-out staged concert version at the Gielgud Theatre featuring an all-star cast headed by Michael Ball, Alfie Boe, Carrie Hope Fletcher and Matt Lucas. Now cinema audiences can experience a live broadcast of the musical phenomenon for one night only on 2 December which broke box office records and sold out its entire 16-week season.

Audio Described Cinema

Dates: November 22nd 5:14 am
HELP US PROVIDE AUDIO DESCRIBED CINEMA Malvern Theatres is appealing for donations towards an audio description system to aid customers with sight problems.   The theatre has already made several applications to trusts for funding for the equipment needed for audio description and is awaiting responses. To make the cinema suitable for audio description costs £8,000 and for the whole building would cost £35,000.   Malvern Cinema is pleased to report a 41 per cent growth in admissions over the last three years, thanks to our varied film programme. It has also improved its accessibility, with monthly relaxed screenings for…

Free Cinema for Primary Schools

Dates: November 22nd 5:14 am
Free Cinema for Primary Schools - November 2017 Malvern Theatres gave nearly 600 free cinema tickets to local primary schools this Autumn as part of an initiative to better engage children with film. Pupils from The Grove, Great Malvern, Colwall, Hanley Swan, Claines and Withington primary schools took part and for some it was the first time they had visited the cinema. The ‘Into Film’ project provides children with inspiring opportunities to learn about and with film, and develop a passion for cinema (www.intofilm.org). Pupils watched Sing, Matilda or Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and used specially designed…

Free Cinema for Primary Schools

Dates: November 22nd 5:14 am
Free Cinema for Primary Schools - November 2017  Malvern Theatres gave nearly 600 free cinema tickets to local primary schools this Autumn as part of an initiative to better engage children with film. Pupils from The Grove, Great Malvern, Colwall, Hanley Swan, Claines and Withington primary schools took part and for some it was the first time they had visited the cinema. The ‘Into Film’ project provides children with inspiring opportunities to learn about and with film, and develop a passion for cinema (www.intofilm.org). Pupils watched Sing, Matilda or Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and used specially designed…

Cinema and Hospitality Suites

Dates: November 22nd 5:14 am
To hire the Cinema or our Hospitality Suites, please contact Lucy Fern on 01684 580950 or email lucy@malvern-theatres.co.uk. All events are different and will need to be individually priced and contracted. Details of our basic rates and terms are below: The Cinema has a seating capacity of 302 seats, distributed over stalls and balcony. The hire fee is £525 plus VAT. All technical labour will be recharged at £20.50 plus VAT per hour and any technical equipment will also be recharged. The Hospitality Suites can seat up to 50 people, lecture style or up to 50 people standing for a…

Cinema

Dates: November 22nd 5:14 am
  National Theatre Live Cyrano de Bergerac By Edmond Rostand, in a new version by Martin Crimp Directed by Jamie Lloyd James McAvoy (X-Men, Atonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London. Fierce with a pen and notorious in combat, Cyrano almost has it all - if only he could win the heart of his true love Roxane. There’s just one big problem: he has a nose as huge as his heart. Will a society engulfed by narcissism get the better of Cyrano -…
  THE REAL THING with ORIGINAL VOCALISTS CHRIS AMOO & DAVE SMITH and live 5 piece band will be out touring in 2020 on the back of a new movie playing in cinemas ‘EVERYTHING’ and a GREATEST HITS ALBUM out on Universal Records. This Best of album contains their 3 million selling No 1 Hits ‘You To Me Are Everything’ ‘Can’t Get By Without You’ & 'Feel The Force'. Plus the lost song recorded in 1976 but never released which has sat in the vaults for over 40 years ‘Someone Ought to write a song about you.’ This single is receiving…

Subtitled Film Screenings

Dates: November 22nd 5:14 am
MALVERN INTRODUCES SUBTITLED CINEMA   Malvern Theatres is introducing subtitled screenings of new cinema releases, thanks to a generous donation in a will. The showings will usually be scheduled for 4.30pm on Thursdays, though visitors should check the website for details each week.   As well as now offering subtitled films, the theatre also does monthly relaxed screenings. Relaxed screenings offer changes to the auditorium environment in order to be more comfortable for a range of different needs.   Bridget Lloyd, Head of Engagement and Creative Learning, said: “Malvern Theatres is a venue for everyone." “If you have a specific…

The Irishman (15)

Dates: November 22nd - November 28th
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  Martin Scorsese, the undoubted king of the gangster genre returns to home territory with this sprawling story of Frank Sheeran, a key figure in the American mafia. Robert De Niro plays Sheeran in his dotage, recalling the key moments in his career, especially the events leading up to the disappearance of Jimmy Hoffa (Al Pacino). Using digital de-ageing, the trifecta of Pacino, De Niro and Joe Pesci play these complex men at all ages of their lives, from recruitment into the mob to last days. See this brilliant, long-awaited passion project from one of the saints of cinema on…

This Month’s Relaxed Screening

Dates: November 22nd 5:14 am
We extend a warm welcome to people who feel overwhelmed by the ordinary cinema environment. These relaxed screenings are open to ANYONE who would benefit from a relaxed, non-judgemental atmosphere including (but not limited to) people living with dementia; people with an Autism Spectrum Condition; people with learning difficulties; people with sensory or communication difficulties; parents with young babies; and anyone who feels they would benefit from a more supportive and inclusive experience. Teresa Price, carer at Davenham Residential Care Home, said: “You can see what it means to the residents to have a day out. It’s a chance to…
  A wealthy young widow and ambitious scientist embark on an unlikely expedition to fly higher than anyone else in history. But as the epic quest hots up, the pair make remarkable discoveries and face perilous danger. Felicity Jones, Eddie Redmayne, and Phoebe Fox star in this true story presented by writer-director Tom Harper. Wealthy young widow and avid aeronaut Amelia Wren (Felicity Jones) harbours dreams of reaching record heights, determined to push the limit of human aviation. When she meets James Glaisher (Eddie Redmayne), an ambitious scientist committed to making history by furthering study on weather forecasting, the pair…

Love Malvern Theatres

Dates: November 22nd 5:14 am
Malvern Theatres runs as a proudly independent theatre with only 1% of its running costs publicly funded. The Theatre has seen its subsidy fall dramatically in the last decade and it is only thanks to the generous support of our loyal audiences that we have been able to continue to deliver our fantastic programme of work, both on and off the stage. We deliver world-class theatre and live entertainment that is exciting, challenging and diverse. With your support we can reach people of all ages and abilities, offering life enhancing experiences for all.  Our next goal is to build a…
  SATURDAY 15TH & SUNDAY 16TH FEBRUARY - SIX GREAT GANGSTER MOVIES 1955 (12) – B&W 118 mins (crime/thriller) Jules Dassin French with English subtitles Fresh out of jail after a five-year imprisonment, a weary master burglar returns to a rain-soaked Paris only to find his girl is now the mistress of a rival dope-dealing gangster. Utterly disheartened, he reluctantly accepts the proposition of his young protégé, for a quick smash-and-grab raid on a prestigious jewellery store, but only if they step up the job into an all-out jewel heist. With an impeccable plan and an expert safe-cracker, the thieves…

Malvern French Film Centre 2019-20 Season

Dates: November 22nd 5:14 am
  Click film title for more information: Monthly Sunday Films at The Coach House: 29th September ‘19 at 7pm – Les Choristes (PG, 97mins) 20th October ‘19 at 7pm – Mon Oncle (U, 116mins) 17th November ‘19 at 3pm –  L’année dernière Marienbad (U, 94mins) 19th January ’20 – La Belle et la Bête(PG, 93mins) – 3pm with English subtitles, 7pm with French subtitles 15th March ‘20 at 3pm – Le Boucher (15, 93mins) 19th April ‘20 at 7pm – L'Homme Du Train (12A, 90mins) 17th May ‘20 at 7pm – Le Roi et L’Oiseau (U, 83mins) 14th June ‘20 at 7pm – Les Parapluies de Cherbourg…

enJOY Gentle Dance (Autumn Term)

Dates: November 22nd
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 13th December 2019

  DANCE *NEW* enJOY Dancing Adults of all ages Fridays 10:30am – 12:00pm (45 mins dance / 45 mins tea and coffee) FREE Taster Session 27th Sept at 12:15pm (after Relaxed Cinema) Autumn Term 4th Oct – 13th Dec (No Session 1st Nov) Weekly Rate £4 A relaxed, sociable and creative dance class for adults with reduced mobility. This weekly dance class is led by Dance Artist, Fi Petts who emphasises on the JOY of dancing while increasing your mobility, balance and coordination. Unlock your own creativity confidently while learning dance styles from Swing to Latin to some good old classic songs. This class is suitable for a range of…

enJOY Gentle Dance (Autumn Term)

Dates: November 29th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 13th December 2019

  DANCE *NEW* enJOY Dancing Adults of all ages Fridays 10:30am – 12:00pm (45 mins dance / 45 mins tea and coffee) FREE Taster Session 27th Sept at 12:15pm (after Relaxed Cinema) Autumn Term 4th Oct – 13th Dec (No Session 1st Nov) Weekly Rate £4 A relaxed, sociable and creative dance class for adults with reduced mobility. This weekly dance class is led by Dance Artist, Fi Petts who emphasises on the JOY of dancing while increasing your mobility, balance and coordination. Unlock your own creativity confidently while learning dance styles from Swing to Latin to some good old classic songs. This class is suitable for a range of…

enJOY Gentle Dance (Autumn Term)

Dates: December 6th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 13th December 2019

  DANCE *NEW* enJOY Dancing Adults of all ages Fridays 10:30am – 12:00pm (45 mins dance / 45 mins tea and coffee) FREE Taster Session 27th Sept at 12:15pm (after Relaxed Cinema) Autumn Term 4th Oct – 13th Dec (No Session 1st Nov) Weekly Rate £4 A relaxed, sociable and creative dance class for adults with reduced mobility. This weekly dance class is led by Dance Artist, Fi Petts who emphasises on the JOY of dancing while increasing your mobility, balance and coordination. Unlock your own creativity confidently while learning dance styles from Swing to Latin to some good old classic songs. This class is suitable for a range of…

enJOY Gentle Dance (Autumn Term)

Dates: December 13th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 13th December 2019

  DANCE *NEW* enJOY Dancing Adults of all ages Fridays 10:30am – 12:00pm (45 mins dance / 45 mins tea and coffee) FREE Taster Session 27th Sept at 12:15pm (after Relaxed Cinema) Autumn Term 4th Oct – 13th Dec (No Session 1st Nov) Weekly Rate £4 A relaxed, sociable and creative dance class for adults with reduced mobility. This weekly dance class is led by Dance Artist, Fi Petts who emphasises on the JOY of dancing while increasing your mobility, balance and coordination. Unlock your own creativity confidently while learning dance styles from Swing to Latin to some good old classic songs. This class is suitable for a range of…

Theatre Tours

Dates: 12th January 2020 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until 27th October 2019

One event on 10th November 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on 17th November 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on 12th January 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on 19th January 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on 9th February 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on 16th February 2020 at 2:00pm

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  Join us for a tour of Malvern Theatres. Taking place on regular Sundays during the year, Theatre Tours offer an incredible opportunity to visit areas of the building not normally on public view. See behind-the-scenes in our three auditoria: The Festival Theatre, Forum Theatre and Cinema. Stand on the Festival Theatre stage and gaze out into the 850 seat auditorium as you learn the fascinating story of this historic venue. Take a peek into the dressing rooms used by some of the most famous names in theatre and learn how your favourite shows are staged. Lasting approximately 90 minutes…

Theatre Tours

Dates: 9th February 2020 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until 27th October 2019

One event on 10th November 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on 17th November 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on 12th January 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on 19th January 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on 9th February 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on 16th February 2020 at 2:00pm

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  Join us for a tour of Malvern Theatres. Taking place on regular Sundays during the year, Theatre Tours offer an incredible opportunity to visit areas of the building not normally on public view. See behind-the-scenes in our three auditoria: The Festival Theatre, Forum Theatre and Cinema. Stand on the Festival Theatre stage and gaze out into the 850 seat auditorium as you learn the fascinating story of this historic venue. Take a peek into the dressing rooms used by some of the most famous names in theatre and learn how your favourite shows are staged. Lasting approximately 90 minutes…

Theatre Tours

Dates: 16th February 2020 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until 27th October 2019

One event on 10th November 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on 17th November 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on 12th January 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on 19th January 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on 9th February 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on 16th February 2020 at 2:00pm

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  Join us for a tour of Malvern Theatres. Taking place on regular Sundays during the year, Theatre Tours offer an incredible opportunity to visit areas of the building not normally on public view. See behind-the-scenes in our three auditoria: The Festival Theatre, Forum Theatre and Cinema. Stand on the Festival Theatre stage and gaze out into the 850 seat auditorium as you learn the fascinating story of this historic venue. Take a peek into the dressing rooms used by some of the most famous names in theatre and learn how your favourite shows are staged. Lasting approximately 90 minutes…

Theatre Tours

Dates: 19th January 2020 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until 27th October 2019

One event on 10th November 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on 17th November 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on 12th January 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on 19th January 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on 9th February 2020 at 2:00pm

One event on 16th February 2020 at 2:00pm

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  Join us for a tour of Malvern Theatres. Taking place on regular Sundays during the year, Theatre Tours offer an incredible opportunity to visit areas of the building not normally on public view. See behind-the-scenes in our three auditoria: The Festival Theatre, Forum Theatre and Cinema. Stand on the Festival Theatre stage and gaze out into the 850 seat auditorium as you learn the fascinating story of this historic venue. Take a peek into the dressing rooms used by some of the most famous names in theatre and learn how your favourite shows are staged. Lasting approximately 90 minutes…

Banff Mountain Film Festival

Dates: 28th February 2020 - 29th February 2020
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  Embark on a thrilling night of adventure with a brand-new collection of short films from the world’s most prestigious mountain film festival! The Banff Mountain Film Festival joins the world’s best adventure film-makers and explorers as they push themselves to the limits in the most remote and stunning corners of the globe. Witness epic human-powered feats, life-affirming challenges and mind-blowing cinematography – all on the big screen! There are two shows, each with an entirely different selection of films - the red film programme (Friday 28 February) and the blue film programme (Saturday 29 February). Double the adventure by coming to both…
  RECORDED BROADCAST In spite of each of their families being merciless enemies, Romeo and Juliet are deeply in love. The rivalry between the Capulets and the Montagues will cost Mercutio’s life, causing Romeo a desire of vengeance for the loss of his friend… The star-crossed lovers’ tragic fate inspired Prokofiev a remarkable cinematic score, from the delicate theme of Juliet to the ominous Dance of the Knights. Bolshoi stars Ekaterina Krysanova and Vladislav Lantratov wholly embody the two eternal lovers in Alexei Ratmansky’s stunning evocation of love at first sight. Running time: 3hrs 5mins