The Heron Theatre

The Heron Theatre
Stanley Street, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7AS
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A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence

  • 4 stars
  • Sweden/Norway/France/Germany
  • 1h 41min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Roy Andersson
  • Cast: Nisse Vestblom, Holger Andersson
  • UK release: 24 April 2015

A series of periodically connected vignettes depicting life in a near-colourless but highly characterful Gothenburg, linked together by the endeavours of novelty item salesman Sam and Jonathan (Westblom and Andersson). The third part of Andersson's 'living' trilogy is full of inspired surrealism, dark humour and…

Tue 24 Oct

01539 564283

  • 19:30

Sat 21 Oct

£5–£12 / 01539 564283

A Brief History Of Christmas

Acclaimed historical musicians Blast from the Past present a festive romp through 600 years of Christmas music, songs and stories. Beginning in the Middle Ages and ending in the 20th century, 'A Brief History of Christmas' is a whistle-stop tour of the origins of our midwinter festivities. Featuring long-forgotten…

Sat 16 Dec

£5–£12 / 01539 564283

Sat 18 Nov

£5–£12 / 01539 564283


  • 1922
  • Germany
  • 1h 34min
  • PG
  • Directed by: F W Murnau
  • Cast: Max Schreck, Gustav von Wangenheim, Greta Schröder, Alexander Granach, Ruth Landshoff, Wolfgang Heinz

Schreck is a truly terrifying figure as Bram Stoker's famous vampire, looking more like a skinned bat than a human being. A wonderfully visual movie, with twisted shadows and sexual undercurrents placing it well above the Kinski/Herzog remake.

Sat 11 Nov

£5–£12 / 01539 564283

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