Southwold Theatre

Southwold Theatre
Cumberland Road, Southwold, Suffolk, IP18 6JP
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Broad Horizons Present Edith Cavell: Facing The Silence

***“Standing as I do in view of God and eternity, I realise that patriotism is not enough. I must have no hatred or bitterness towards anyone.”*** Broad Horizons Theatre Company presents this exciting new play, written by John Mangan and performed by Judi Daykin - a life-affirming celebration of a woman whose…

Fri 17 Nov

£8–£10

Common Ground Theatre Present The Old Curiosity Shop

***By Charles Dickens*** ***Adapted by Pat Whymark & Julian Harries*** After their acclaimed touring productions of ***The Unhappy Medium***& ***Phantom Bantam of The Opera**** *in 2016, Common Ground return with this riotous, theatrically inventive adaptation, with original live music by ***Pat Whymark***…

Fri 27 Oct

£8–£10

Friday Night Is Film Night:'romeo And Juliet'

Come and re-visit some of the classic movies said to have shaped 'Generation X'. Ticket price includes a glass of wine or a bottle of beer (1 per customer). Pay Bar available. 'The classic story of Romeo and Juliet, set in a modern-day city of Verona Beach. The Montagues and Capulets are two feuding families…

Fri 24 Nov

£10

Love Actually

  • 2 stars
  • 2003
  • UK/US
  • 2h 15min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Richard Curtis
  • Written by: Richard Curtis
  • Cast: Hugh Grant, Liam Neeson, Colin Firth, Laura Linney, Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman, Keira Knightley, Martine McCutcheon, Bill Nighy, Rowan Atkinson
  • UK release: 21 November 2003

Curtis aims to prove the anodyne point that love is actually all around us with a huge cast and several different story strands. So we see Nighy, Thompson, Grant, Colin Firth, Martine McCutcheon, Liam Neeson, Alan Rickman, Keira Knightley, Andrew Lincoln and Laura Linney all pop up to play out their roles. Lightweight and…

Wed 13 Dec

£6.50

Midnight Express

  • 1978
  • UK/US
  • 2h 1min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Alan Parker
  • Cast: Brad Davis, Irene Miracle, Bo Hopkins

Nominated for six Oscars (and with two wins, including one for Oliver Stone's screenplay),this harrowing prison drama is based on a true story. Billy Hayes (Davis) is caught smuggling drugs and is thrown into a hellish Turkish jail for a 30 year stretch. Before long he resolves to take the 'midnight express' – jail slang…

Fri 3 Nov

£10

Midweek Matinee: Magical Musicals -'a Chorus Line'

Join us for a nostalgic trip through 'Magical Musicals', every Wednesday at 2.30pm. Ticket price includes tea or coffee, a slice of cake or a scone and jam. Pay Bar Available. 'A director is casting dancers for a large production. Large numbers of hopefulls audition, hoping to be selected. Throughout the day…

Wed 1 Nov

£6.50

Midweek Matinee: Magical Musicals -'cabaret'

Join us for a nostalgic trip through 'Magical Musicals', every Wednesday at 2.30pm. Ticket price includes tea or coffee, a slice of cake or a scone and jam. Pay Bar also available. 'Cambridge University student Brian Roberts arrives in Berlin in 1931 to complete his German studies. Without much money, he plans on…

Wed 15 Nov

£6.50

Midweek Matinee: Magical Musicals -'holiday Inn'

Join us for a nostalgic trip through 'Magical Musicals', every Wednesday at 2.30pm. Ticket price includes tea or coffee, a slice of cake or a scone and jam. Pay Bar available. 'Jim Hardy and Ted Hanover have been vaudeville partners for many years but when Ted announces that he and Jim's girlfriend, dancer Lila…

Wed 6 Dec

£6.50

Midweek Matinee: Magical Musicals -'kiss Me Kate'

Join us for a nostalgic trip through 'Magical Musicals', every Wednesday at 2.30pm. Ticket price includes tea or coffee, a slice of cake or a scone and jam. Pay Bar available. 'Fred and Lilly are a divorced pair of actors who are brought together by Cole Porter who has written a musical version of The Taming of…

Wed 22 Nov

£6.50

Midweek Matinee: Magical Musicals -'sweet Charity'

Join us for a nostalgic trip through 'Magical Musicals', every Wednesday at 2.30pm. Ticket price includes tea or coffee, a slice of cake or a scone and jam. Pay Bar available. 'Taxi dancer Charity continues to have Faith in the human race despite apparently endless disappointments at its hands, and Hope that she…

Wed 29 Nov

£6.50

Midweek Matinee: Magical Musicals -'top Hat'

Join us for a nostalgic trip through 'Magical Musicals', every Wednesday at 2.30pm. Ticket price includes tea or coffee, a slice of cake or a scone and jam. Pay Bar available. 'Showman Jerry Travers is working for producer Horace Hardwick in London. Jerry demonstrates his new dance steps late one night in…

Wed 18 Oct

£6.50

Midweek Matinee: Magical Musicals -'white Christmas'

Join us for a nostalgic trip through 'Magical Musicals', every Wednesday at 2.30pm. Ticket price includes tea or coffee, a slice of cake or a scone and jam. Pay Bar available. 'Having left the Army following W.W.II, Bob Wallace and Phil Davis team up to become a top song-and-dance act. Davis plays…

Wed 6 Dec

£6.50

Miracle on 34th Street

  • 1947
  • US
  • 1h 54min
  • U
  • Directed by: George Seaton
  • Cast: Maureen O'Hara, John Payne, Natalie Wood, Edmund Gwenn, Porter Hall, Gene Lockhart

When an old man is persuaded to play a department store Santa Claus he becomes a sensation, but is that because he may be the real deal? Heartwarming Yuletide classic.

Wed 20 Dec

£6.50

Moulin Rouge

  • 1928
  • UK
  • 2h 17min
  • U
  • Directed by: Ewald André Dupont
  • Cast: Olga Tschechowa, Eve Gray, Jean Bradin

German director E A Dupont's lavish production was filmed at Elstree and transfers the magic of the stage to the screen.

Fri 1 Dec

£10

Paul Lavers Presents "david Niven Presents… "

*It’s a prestigious Film Award Evening, but there’s a technical hitch. * Never mind, David Niven, is on hand to entertain! Starring PAUL LAVERS

Sun 26 Nov

£12.50

Saturday Night Fever

  • 3 stars
  • 1977
  • US
  • 1h 59min
  • 18
  • Directed by: John Badham
  • Cast: John Travolta, Karen Lynn Gorney, Barry Miller, Paul Pape, Donna Pescow, Bruce Ornstein, Martin Shakar, Julie Bovasso, Fran Drescher

Remember the Bee Gees music, the white suits, the days when Travolta was a promising young talent? Nostalgia rules again with the revival of this rather ordinary teen rebellion/dance mini-classic in which an ordinary working-class youth finds the only meaning in his life during his energetic peregrinations on the weekend…

Fri 15 Dec

£10

Southwold Jazz Club Presents'a Swinging Christmas'

Sold out here at Southwold last year, Jazz At The Movies present a swinging celebration of festive favourites and curiosities. Featuring the vocal talents of Sam Smith's vocal tutor Joanna Eden, this show is bound to sell out quickly - book early!

Thu 21 Dec

£15

Southwold Jazz Club Presents'paul Higgs - A Brief History'

Former Musical Directorof The National Theatre and the RSC, Paul presents a musical tour of the history of jazz,. Featuring music by - Bix Bierderbecke, King Oliver, Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie and Chet Baker amongst others. He takes you from the early styles of New Orleans, Swing and Bebop, through to cool jazz…

Sat 25 Nov

£15

Strictly Ballroom

  • 1991
  • Australia
  • 1h 34min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Baz Luhrmann
  • Written by: Baz Luhrmann, Andrew Bovell, Craig Pearce
  • Cast: Paul Mercurio, Tara Morice, Bill Hunter, Gia Carides, Lauren Hewett, Antonio Vargas

Dancefloor hopeful Scott Hastings incurs the wrath of the Australian Dance Federation by using his own steps in competition, loses his partner and his friends, but finds love and artistic integrity with the local wallflower. The ultimate feelgood movie, it is crammed with colour, glitter, music and spectacle.

Thu 16 Nov

£10

Suffolk Libraries Present Our Coastal Life On Film

A collection of three archive films produced by Creative Arts East as part of the BFI’s Britain on Film project, revealing hidden histories and forgotten stories of people and places across Norfolk and Suffolk, from the UK’s film and TV archives. Narrated by Local Anglia TV Presenter and Archive Enthusiast Eddie…

Fri 20 Oct

£7.50

Titus

  • 1999
  • Italy, US
  • 2h 42min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Julie Taymor
  • Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Jessica Lange

Shakespeare adaptation telling the story of General Titus. Fresh from victory over the Goths, Titus returns to Rome and voluntarily passes up the opportunity to become Emperor. In doing so he sets in motion a chain of events that will affect his family as well as the lives of others.

Fri 20 Oct

£10

Wonderful Beast Present Return Of The Wildman

“A really startling piece of theatre” ***Wonderful Beast will be touring the production this autumn and is delighted have been given permission by English Heritage to stage the play inside Orford Castle. The two performances, surrounded by the impenetrable stone walls that the Wildman would have known, promise a unique…

Tue 31 Oct

£8–£10

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2. Sandra daniel26 Jan 2014, 9:16pm Report

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1. Sandra daniel26 Jan 2014, 9:15pm Report

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