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General release films at end of September include Mrs Lowry & Son and Downton Abbey.
Keswick Film Club’s autumn season opens Sunday 8th September: see the best of world cinema at 5.00pm every Sunday night. www.keswickfilmclub.org
BEFORE THE FLOOD (TBC)
7.30pm Saturday 21st September Presented by Sustainable Keswick
This 2016 documentary follows Leonardo DiCaprio, as he travels the world to examine first-hand the effects of climate change and to learn more about possible ways to prevent catastrophic damage that could make the Earth unsustainable for human life.
ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS National Theatre Live
7.00pm Thursday 26th September
By Richard Bean based on The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni, with songs by Grant Olding. Featuring a Tony Award-winning performance from James Corden, the hilarious West End and Broadway hit returns to cinemas to mark National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday. A small-time East End hood in Brighton must keep his two guvnors apart. Simple!
THE AGE OF STUPID 7.00pm Friday 27th September
Free event, sponsored by Miller Clear Architects as part of Cumbria Action for Sustainability Green Build Festival
Pete Postlethwaite stars as a man living in the devastated future world of 2055, looking back at footage from our time and asking: why didn't we stop climate change when we had the chance?
HITSVILLE: THE MAKING OF MOTOWN 7.30pm Monday 30th September
A remarkable film charting the creation and incredible success of the legendary Motown Records against the backdrop of the growing civil rights movement.
PLACIDO DOMINGO: 50th ANNIVERSARY CONCERT Arena di Verona
7.30pm Tuesday 1st October
For one very special night, Plácido Domingo returns to the breath-taking Arena Di Verona amphitheatre, 50 years after his debut, to revisit three of his greatest ever roles.
ROGER WATERS US + THEM TOUR, AMSTERDAM 8.00pm Wednesday 2nd October, 2.00pm Sunday 6th October
Roger Waters, co-founder, creative force and songwriter behind Pink Floyd, presents his highly anticipated film, Us + Them, featuring state- of- the-art visual production and breath-taking sound in this unmissable cinema event.
METALLICA ‘S&M 2’ 8.00pm Wednesday 9th October
One of the biggest rock bands in history, METALLICA, joins together with the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra to stage their landmark concert and live album, S&M, for the first time in twenty years. Filmed across two sold out shows at San Francisco’s Chase Center.
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM’ National Theatre Live
7.00pm Thursday 17th October ‘The course of true love never did run smooth.’
A feuding fairy King and Queen of the forest cross paths with four runaway lovers and a troupe of actors trying to rehearse a play. As their dispute grows, the magical royal couple meddle with mortal lives leading to love triangles, mistaken identities and transformations. with hilarious, but dark consequences. Shakespeare’s most famous romantic comedy will be captured live from the Bridge Theatre in London.
DON PASQUALE Royal Opera House 7.30pm Tuesday 24th October
Royal Opera favourite Bryn Terfel heads the cast for this new production of Donizetti’s comedy of domestic drama across two generations.
LEONARDO’S FULL STORY: EXHIBITION ON SCREEN 8.00pm Tuesday 29th October
Leonardo’s peerless paintings and drawings are the focus of Leonardo’s Full Story: every single attributed painting, in Ultra HD quality. Key works include The Mona Lisa, The Last Supper, Lady with an Ermine, Ginevra de’ Benci, Madonna Litta, Virgin of the Rocks. This film also looks afresh at Leonardo’s life - his inventiveness, his sculptural skills, his military foresight and his ability to navigate the treacherous politics of the time.
DRACULA Northern Ballet 8.00pm Thursday 31st October
With darkly Gothic sets and costumes, Northern Ballet is resurrecting Bram Stoker’s classic horror story for special LIVE screenings in cinemas this Halloween.
COME AND SEE WHAT WE GET UP TO! CELEBRATING HEALTH & WELLBEING
The Cockermouth University of the Third Age (U3A) 2019 Open Day will be held on Saturday, 12th October, from 10.00am until 3.00pm in Christ Church, Cockermouth.
The Open Day will be officially opened by the Deputy Mayor, Councillor Alan Smith at 11.00am. The event is free and open to all, so come along and find out what happens!
Cockermouth U3A offers a diverse and vigorous range of activities to stimulate the mind and body. This year, a number of showcase events throughout the day will celebrate the positive benefits of health and wellbeing that joining in such activities can bring, ranging from music, singing, dancing and keep fit. There will also be displays from many of the activity groups, including art, crafts, literature, photography, languages and cookery.
The University of the Third Age is a UK- wide movement which brings together people in their ‘third age’ to develop their interests and continue their learning in a friendly and informal environment. The ‘third age’ is the time after finishing working full-time or raising a family and
when you have time to pursue your interests, or just try something new.
Cockermouth U3A members play a strong part in our local community, with over 700 members who draw upon their knowledge and experience to teach and learn from each other. There are no qualifications to pass, it is just for pleasure. Learning is its own reward and it’s all voluntary.
There is an annual subscription of just £10.00 and a nominal attendance charge for each session that you attend. There is no commitment to ‘terms’ just turn up and enjoy. You can join at the Open Day and to find out everything about us. To find out more, visit:
WITH SHOWCASE EVENTS ON THE THEME “HEALTH & WELLBEING”
ALL WELCOME! FREE ADMISSION includes refreshments
1998 21 2019 THE UNIVERSITY OF THE THIRD AGE
LIVE, LAUGH, LEARN Celebrating 21 years
Charity No 1084073
Saturday 12th October 10am to 3pm Christ Church, Cockermouth
OPEN DAY 2019
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