36 St. John’s Street, Keswick, CA12 5AG 017687 72195 General release films include

Mama Mia: Here We Go Again, Leave No Trace,

Christopher Robin, The Children Act, Swimming with Men, The Meg, BlackkKlansman, The Children Act and more


2018 MAASTRICHT CONCERT (Encore) 5.30pm Wednesday 29th August

Set against the incredible backdrop of Maastricht’s medieval town square, André performs with his 60-piece Johann Strauss Orchestra, as well as sopranos, tenors and some very special guests. The concerts are packed full of humour, fun and emotion for all ages

Sing Along

GREATEST SHOWMAN 5.30pm Thursday 30th August

Sing along to the most entertaining film of the year! Oscar-nominated and Golden Globe-winning The Greatest Showman is a bold and original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and the ambition and imagination of PT Barnum. Starring Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams and Zac Efron – dress up, sing along and enjoy this very special screening!

THE MAN FROM MO’WAX* 8.00pm Wednesday 5th September

*This film will only screen if we sell a minimum number of tickets: 51, so if you want to see it, book online, and tell your friends!

The film follows the life and career of pioneering DJ and music producer James Lavelle, featuring original unseen footage from Lavelle and interviews with collaborators including DJ Shadow, Thom Yorke, Grandmaster Flash and Josh Homme. A Pitchblack Playback pre-show features an exclusive mix from UNKLE’s new album (3 tracks played in the dark for an immersive introduction to the world of Mo’Wax) and the film will be followed by a never-seen-before interview with James Lavelle.

National Theatre Live JULIE

7.00pm Thursday 6th September

Wild and newly single, Julie throws a late night party. In the kitchen, Jean and Kristina clean up as the celebration heaves above them. Crossing the threshold, Julie initiates a power game with Jean – which rapidly descends into a savage fight for survival. This new version of August Strinberg’s play Miss Julie, written by Polly Stenham, remains shocking and fiercely relevant in its new setting of contemporary London.

Royal Shakespeare Company MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR 7.00pm Wednesday 12th September

Down on his luck in the suburbs, John Falstaff plans to hustle his way to a comfortable retirement by seducing the wives of two wealthy men. Unknown to him, it’s the women of Windsor who really pull the strings, orchestrating Falstaff’s comeuppance amidst a theatrical smorgasbord of petty rivalries, jealousies and over-inflated egos.

For a fat Englishman, a Welshman and a Frenchman, the only way is Windsor…


Handa Opera, Sydney Harbour 7.30pm Thursday 13th September

Experience the love, laughter and loss of La at the magnificent Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour. Puccini’s beloved classic –with lavish sets and costumes transforming the harbour-top stage into a romantic Paris winter, Opera Australia’s glittering production will be an unforgettable delight.

Australian Ballet THE MERRY WIDOW 8.00pm Thursday 20th September

The tiny principality of Pontevedro is on the verge of bankruptcy and the dashing Count Danilo must rescue his country by marrying the newly-widowed and fabulously wealthy Hanna Glawari. Only when they meet does he realise that she’s his childhood sweetheart and that she hasn’t forgiven him for jilting her years ago. The Merry Widow is a laugh-along favourite with hum-along melodies and its heart on its sleeve. WWW.THECOCKERMOUTHPOST.CO.UK

Rosehill Theatre, Moresby, Whitehaven, CA28 6SE

Box Offi ce • 01946 692422 or go to

£18 • £9 U26 Stacey Kent – I Know I Dream

Friday 26 October . 8pm internationally acclaimed and Grammy-nominated jazz vocalist Stacey Kent, on tour with her stellar group of musicians, performing songs from the album I Know I Dream.

£25 • £12 U26

More dates being added all the time. Please check for an up to date schedule.

Carlisle A595 A66 Whitehaven The Lake District A590 M6 Kendal Penrith St Matthew Passion

Sunday 21 October . 6.30pm English Touring Opera

presents Bach’s St Matthew Passion, easily Bach’s most dramatic work, at St John’s Church, Workington

Paul Lewis • Piano Saturday 13 October  7 .30pm Internationally regarded as one of the leading pianists of his generation, Paul is performing Haydn piano sonatas, Beethoven Bagatelles and Fantasies by Brahms £27 • £13 U26

ISSUE 428 | 23 AUGUST 2018 | 29

Featuring local choirs including

Cockermouth Harmonic Society

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