As a result of new restrictions Visitor Services including box office at the Welcome Building will be closed to in person callers from Thursday 5 November. The Box Office phone line is currently open 9.30-5pm Monday - Friday with a greatly reduced number of staff, so thank you in advance for your patience if you contact us this way. Online bookings are operating as normal so you may prefer to use this service.

 

Christmas is Coming to the Congress MOVIE Theatre

13 Nov 2020

Christmas will be coming to the Congress MOVIE Theatre this year with the announcement that a season of festive treats and movie musicals are going on sale today 13th November. With the ease of lock-down in December it’s a chance to reclaim some of 2020, make plans for Christmas - and give the Crimbo jumper a public airing!

The selection of especially curated movies will include a week of Christmas favourites such as Home Alone, Nativity! and Elf from Friday 18 December along with a mini-season of classic musicals including Greatest Showman and West Side Story from Tuesday 8 December. Plus A Star is Born (4 December, 7.30pm), Lion King (5 December, 11am and 3pm) and Die Hard (5 December, 7.30pm).

For musicals week films its: West Side Story (8 December, 2.30pm), Moulin Rouge (9 December, 7.30pm), Bohemian Rhapsody (10 December, 7.30pm), Mamma Mia! (11 December, 7.30pm) and The Greatest Showman (12 December, 2.30pm and 6pm).

The tickets go on sale online on Friday 13 November priced at just £8 for adults and £5 for children, all bookings come with a covid-cancellation guarantee, if a film cannot go ahead due to covid-related reasons ticket holders will be eligible for a refund.

The Congress MOVIE Theatre which was launched over the October half-term saw hundreds of people return to the venue to enjoy films on the big screen. Audiences said “We felt very safe” (J Tice – Facebook) and “A GREAT way to watch a movie” (philhobden.co.uk).

For full listings visit our What's On Page, we hope to see you soon.