Category Archives: The Arts

Cendrillon – Opera Live by Satellite

At the Broadway Cinema, 14-18 Broad Street, Nottingham, NG1 3AL
Opera Live by satellite – Cendrillon (Massenet) (12A)
Massenet’s enchanting opera Cendrillon, based on Cinderella

Saturday 28th April, 2018 at 5.55 pm – live by satellite
Sunday 29th April 2018 at 12 noon – encore

also on 28th April, 2018 at 1.00 pm at the Broadway Cinema

The Greatest Showman Sing-Along (PG)
A sing-along screening of 2017’s dazzling hit musical The Greatest Showman

And at the Bonington Theatre, Arnold, Nottingham:-

Thursday 19th and Friday 20th April, 2018
Finding your Feet (12A)
Saturday 21st April at 2.00 pm and 5.00 pm
Cape Wrath – a compellingly intimate journey to the edge of the island told in a minibus parked outside the Theatre building
Saturday 21st April at 2.30 pm
Tomb Raider (12A)
Saturday 21st April at 7.30 pm
Red Sparrow (15)
Wednesday 25th April – Saturday 28th April
Murder on the Nile – The Bonington Players make a welcome return to the stage with this adaptation of Agatha Christie’s classic ‘who dunnit?’.
Sunday 29th April – Thursday, 3rd May 2018
The Bachelors (12A) – a comedy drama
Monday 30th April at 7.30
Ryan Edwards – organ concert
1st May 2018 at 2.30 pm
Those Were The Days – songs from the ‘fabulous fifties and the swinging sixties’
2nd May 2018 at 7.30 pm
Richard D Hall – an evening of conspiracy theory conversation and lively debate
3rd May 2018 at 8.00 pm
Eddie Henderson with the Bruce Barth Trio
4th May 2018 at 7.30 pm
King Lear – A modern comedic take on Shakespeare’s popular tragedy
5th May – 7th May 2018
Ready Player One (12A)

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Films at the Bonington

Here is a list of 23 films with times over the next 7 weeks at The Bonington, High Street,in Arnold. Asda ground car park
Although you can just turn up on spec it would be best to phone and check times and price . You can reserve your seats
I will include all of these in the next publication of my Arts Calendar which will be when I can find time.
There are some cracking films here in particular Finding Your feet which Broadway Silver Screen are doing 2 extra screenings of.
I features popular stars Imelda Staunton, Timothy Spall, Joanne Lumley and Celia Imrie.
Also many of these films have won OSCARS this week.
PHONE NUMBER IS 0115 9013640
Film is – LADYBIRD Friday 9th March till Thursday March 15th 7.30 plus various other times
Film is – THE SHAPE OF WATER Sat 10th March till Thursday 15th March except Sunday – 7.30 or 2.30 check please
Film is – THE CEASEFIRE BABIIES Sat 17th March – 7.00 p.m.
Film is – THE MERCY Sunday 18th March 2.30 and 7.30– Wed 21st March 2.30
Film is – THE GLEN MILLER STORY Tuesday 20th March at 2.00 p.m.
Film is – BLACK PANTHER Friday 30th March at 7.30
Film is – THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT (Wallace and Gromit) Sat 31st March 11.00 and 2.30
Film is – DIRTY DANCING – Sat 31st March at 7.30
Film is – THE MESSENGER Sunday 1st April at 2.30
Film is – THE GREATEST CHOWMAN (Singalong version) Sun 1st April till Wed 4th April 5.00 pm plus 2.30 Wednesday
Film is – DARKEST HOUR Sun 1st April 7.30
Film is – FIFTY SHADES FREED Mon 2nd April at 7.30
Film is – THREE BILLBOARD OUTSIDE EBBING MISSOURI – Tue 3rd April at 7.30 p.m.
Film is – MACBETH Transmission live from Royal Opera House Wed 4th April at 7.15 cost 12.50
Film is – JUMANJI : WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE Thursday 5th April 2.30
Film is – PHANTOM THREAD – Friday 6th April till Sunday 8th April at 7.30 plus 4.30 on Sunday
Film is – I, TONYA – Tue 10 April/ Wed 11th April at 7.30 both nights
Film is – LADYBE GOOD: THE ELLA FITZGERALD SONGBOOK – THURS 12 APRIL at 7.30
Film is – FINDING YOUR FEET – Fri 13TH Sat 14th both at 7.30 Tue Wed Thurs at 2.30– Frid 20TH April 2.30/5.30 & 7.30
Film is – TOMB RAIDER – Sat 21st April at 2.30
Film is – RED SPARROW Sat 21st April at 7.30
Film is – MURDER ON THE NILE – Wed 25 April till Sat 28th April at 7.30 each night
Film is – THE BATCHELORS – Sun 29th April 7.30 Wed 2nd May 2.30 – Thur May 3rd 2.30
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Films at the Broadway

The programme below will be shown at The Broadway Cinema plus other cinemas around Notts on Thursdays at 10.30 and again at 13.30
At The Broadway The entrance price is £5 less a U3A discount of 50p (take your membership card with you or just say your a U3A member) plus FREE tea or Coffee and biscuits. It pays to take your drink into the cinema with you as the seats soon fill up. You can always get your drink after the 10.30 performance.
Thursday 8th March – Film is called MOUNTAINS and is all about our fascination with mountains and accompanied by great chamber music throughout the film.
Thursday 15th March – Film is called Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story,
Thursday 22nd March and again on Tuesday 27th March – Film is called FINDING YOUR FEET – starring Imelda Staunton, Timothy Spall, Joanne Lumley and Celia Imrie. The film is being repeated on the following Tuesday due to its expected popularity so it would pay to get your tickets in advance for either performance.
Thursday 29th March – Film is called WESTWOOD: Punk, Icon, Activist. If your anadmirer of Vivian Westwood then this is the film for you.
Advance bookings either at the desk or on 9526611
Please notify of any events that you would like including in our calendar.
Don’t forget the next Monthly U3A meeting (Wednesday 14th March ) will be the 10 year Celebration Party at John Godber not at the Leisure Centre.
Happy Film Going
Alan Snape
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Lace Market Theatre

Ever been to The Lace Market Theatre?   Well here is your opportunity:-
19th – 24th February  – FLARE PATH by Terence Rattigan  at 7.30 each evening
21st – 24th March  BEASTS AND BEAUTIES  by Carol Ann Duffy – Youth Theatre Production  7.30 each night Wed – Sat.
26th – 27th March – LE MALADE IMAGINAIRE  ( The Hypochondriac) by Moliere  7.30
28th – 29th March – AUF UND DAVON (Birds on the wing)  by Peter Yeldam  7.30
10th – 14th April – OTHERWISE ENGAGED by Simon Gray.  7.30 Tues  to Sat
30th April – 5th May – THE BOURGEOIS GENTLEMAN –  Moliere Mon –  Sat 7.30
28th May – 2nd June – BLUE STOCKINGS – by Jessica Swale  Mon – Sat 7.30
25th – 30th June – ROUGH CROSSING – by Tom Stoppard Mon – Sat 7.30
23rd – 28th July – SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER – by Oliver Goldsmith Mon- Sat 7.30
Matinees every Sat at 2.30 pm
Otherwise Engaged is in “The Studio” – all other plays in “the Auditorium”
Situated in Halifax Place NG1 1QN.   We can recommend a visit here as a new experience that you will enjoy. Very handy for the Lace Market Tram Stop – just a short walk around the corner.
Tickets available from Box Office 9507201  Prices are £10 concession £9 Mondays and all other performances £11 and £10 www.lacemarkettheatre.co.uk for further information.
Please contact the group leader via the following form:-
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The Arts – Opera

OPERA Announcement
At The Bonington in Arnold the following Operas are being shown on the screen.
Live performances from The Royal Opera House as follows:-
Wednesday Feb 7th – TOSCA at 7.15
Wednesday Feb 28th – THE WINTERS TALE at 7.15
Tuesday 6th March – CARMEN at 6.45
Tickets Concession prices £12.50 from 0115 9013640
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