Audio Described Cinema

Dates: May 26th 4:28 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: May 26th 4:28 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: May 26th 4:28 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: May 26th 4:28 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: May 26th 4:28 am

This Month’s Relaxed Screening

Dates: May 26th 4:28 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…

Subtitled Film Screenings

Dates: May 26th 4:28 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…

Ocean Film Festival World Tour

Dates: September 12th 7:00 pm
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  Dive into a night of mesmerising ocean adventure! The Ocean Film Festival World Tour is back for 2020 with a brand-new collection of the world’s most incredible ocean films! Brought to you by the team behind the Banff Mountain Film Festival UK & Ireland Tour, this carefully curated selection of short films combines epic human endeavour and astounding marine life in a spectacular cinematic celebration of our oceans. Meet surfers, paddlers, divers and oceanographers who have dedicated their lives to answering the call of the ocean in the wildest corners of the planet. Witness incredible seafaring voyages, captivating footage…

Borderlines Film Festival 2020

Dates: May 26th 4:28 am
  Borderlines is one of the most prestigious and lively film festivals. 2020 will be its fourth year in Malvern and each year has seen the programme and audiences build. The festival runs from 28th February to 15th March and promises 80 screenings of over 30 different films, including 11 previews prior to general release as well as a silent film classic, The Cabinet of Dr Caligari, with live piano accompaniment. Download the 2020 festival brochure in PDF form.   Emma (U) Fri 28th Feb at 1:15pm (Cinema) Sat 29th Feb at 10:30am (Cinema) Sun 1st March at 1pm (Cinema)…

Panto Colouring Competition 2020

Dates: May 26th 4:28 am
Thank you to everyone who entered the Aladdin pantomime colouring competition at the Scene Bistro. The winners are Maddie (12), Amber (7) and Archie (5). You have each won 2 complimentary tickets to Malvern Cinema.                       Tickets are now on sale for the next pantomime, Peter Pan. BOOK NOW
Guests enjoyed a sumptuous three-course fundraising lunch at Corporate member Audley Ellerslie’s Aldwyn’s restaurant last week, which included a star appearance from double Olivier Award-winning actor Robert Lindsay; who enjoyed a well-earned break from his portrayal of the great cinematographer Jack Cardiff in the play Prism. The occasion raised money for the Malvern Theatres Tomorrow Fund, which pays for vital repairs and improvements to the theatre. Robert, who was interviewed by theatre Chief Executive Nic Lloyd,  shared fabulous anecdotes from his early days of working with Laurence Olivier to the reasons behind his desire to see the play Prism made…
  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…

Love Malvern Theatres

Dates: May 26th 4:28 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…
  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) CANCELLED 17th May ‘20 at 7pm – Le Roi et L’Oiseau (U, 83mins) CANCELLED 14th June ‘20 at 7pm – Les Parapluies de…