It’s A Wonderful Life (U)

Dates: December 16th 3:00 pm
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  James Stewart is George Bailey, a man whose attempted suicide on Christmas Eve gains the attention of a guardian angel, Clarence Odbody who is sent to help him in his hour of need. Most of the film is told through flashbacks spanning George's entire life and narrated by Franklin and Joseph, unseen Angels who are preparing Clarence for his mission to save George. Through these flashbacks we see all the people whose lives have been touched by George and the difference he has made to the community in which he lives. Cert: U Running time: 2hrs 11mins There will…

Beyond The Barricade

Dates: December 15th 7:45 pm
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  ‘Beyond the Barricade’ has delighted audiences throughout the UK and mainland Europe for more than a decade, with its exciting concert portrayal of the greatest songs in musical theatre, all performed totally live! Recreating original West End/Broadway musical hit songs with amazing authenticity, this cast of past principal performers from Les Miserables, present a blockbusting two hour show, and is now established as the nation’s favourite musical theatre concert.   Ticket price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.

MET Broadcast: La Traviata

Dates: December 15th 5:55 pm
  La Traviata (Verdi) NEW PRODUCTION Conductor: Yannick Nézet-Séguin Cast: Violetta Valéry (Diana Damrau), Alfredo Germont (Juan Diego Flórez), Giorgio Germont (Quinn Kelsey) New Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin launches his tenure by conducting Verdi’s timeless tragedy. Worldly courtesan Violetta, sung by soprano Diana Damrau, has grown tired of her dissolute life. When the pure-hearted Alfredo—tenor Juan Diego Flórez—declares his love for her, she leaves everything behind to live with him. But his family’s reputation is ruined by his association with her, and Violetta is torn between her feelings for Alfredo and her desire to protect him from scandal. Urged…
  (Resident Company of the Coach House Theatre) 42nd Season Present The Railway Children Adapted for the stage by Dave Simpson From the novel by E Nesbit By arrangement with Samuel French Ltd A superb adaptation for the stage of E Nesbit’s classic novel. Following the wrongful arrest of their father, an Edwardian family are forced to move from their London home to the country and endure a life of genteel poverty. Their modest house, “Three Chimneys”, is close to a railway line which becomes the children’s main interest and source of many adventures, shared with the family of the station…
  James Stewart is George Bailey, a man whose attempted suicide on Christmas Eve gains the attention of a guardian angel, Clarence Odbody who is sent to help him in his hour of need. Most of the film is told through flashbacks spanning George's entire life and narrated by Franklin and Joseph, unseen Angels who are preparing Clarence for his mission to save George. Through these flashbacks we see all the people whose lives have been touched by George and the difference he has made to the community in which he lives. Cert: U Running time: 2hrs 11mins   Relaxed…

The Old Man & The Gun (12A)

Dates: December 14th - December 20th
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  Based on the true story of legendary criminal Forrest Tucker, The Old Man & The Gun explores Tucker’s escapades in the later years of his life. Starring the great Robert Redford and Sissy Spacek, alongside the multi-award-winning supporting cast of Elisabeth Moss, Danny Glover, and Casey Affleck. Forrest Tucker (Robert Redford) has made something of a name for himself throughout his lifetime. But rather than being a famous actor, singer or artist, Tucker is best known for being on the wrong side of the law. Arrested for the first time at age 15, Tucker has spent his entire life…

The Legendary Osmonds on Tour

Dates: December 13th 7:30 pm
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  The Osmonds are still as active now as they ever were and still fronted by Merrill and Jay. The Osmond Brothers – Alan, Wayne, Merrill, and Jay, recorded their first record album in 1963, and since that time with the addition of Donny, Marie, and Jimmy, collectively and individually, the family has had approximately 200 albums released. The Osmonds have had a phenomenally successful recording career, having sold over 100 million albums worldwide and 59 gold and platinum award records to their credit. Their 1974 hit, ‘Love Me For A Reason’ (written by 70’s hitmaker, Johnny Bristol) went global again over 20 years later, when…
  Champagne, Music and Mince Pies with Linda Tolchard Soprano Linda Tolchard will once again be joined by her fabulous band of musicians to give you all a heart-warming start to the Christmas season with a wealth of beautiful music to touch the heart and put you firmly in the Christmas spirit. The evening will begin at 7pm with a glass of champagne and homemade mince pies and wine will be served during the interval. Christ Church, Avenue Road, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR14 3AY. This performance is in aid of Megan Baker House.

Widows (15)

Dates: December 13th
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  When a gang of criminals are killed during a failed robbery, their widowed wives try to finish the business that their husbands could not. This dark comedy-thriller stars an incredible line-up including Viola Davis (Suicide Squad), Elizabeth Debicki (The Great Gatsby), Michelle Rodriguez (Avatar), Cynthia Erivo (Step), Liam Neeson (Taken) and Colin Farrell (In Bruges). Four widows become unlikely friends over the debt left behind by their late husbands who all died in an attempted robbery. Veronica (Viola Davis), Alice (Elizabeth Debicki), Linda (Michelle Rodriguez) and Belle (Cynthia Erivo) decide to take fate into their own hands and finish…
  THE SPECTACULAR FAMILY PANTOMIME SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS! A magical show for all the family, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs stars the legendary Su Pollard as the Wicked Queen, alongside Francesca McKean as Snow White, Aiden Banyard as the Prince, Philip Meeks as Nursie... and back by popular demand is comedy star Mark James as the loveable Muddles! Heigh ho, heigh ho, it's off to Malvern Theatres panto we go! Running time: Approx 2hrs 40 mins (including interval) TIMES & PRICES  December Thurs 13th – 7pm Fri 14th – 10.15am & 7pm Sat 15th – 2.30pm…