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Big Top Pop Up Shop 

28 Oct 17

From 4th November until 23rd December, Light House will host a pop-up shop featuring gifts and art created by local arts and crafts businesses.

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Acorns Children’s Hospice Christmas Fundraiser 

25 Oct 17

Join us for an afternoon of Christmas fun and entertainment at Light House.

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Light House of Horror Season 

12 Oct 17

A season of classic horror is being screened at Wolverhampton’s Light House during October and November.

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Baby Love Film Club 

27 Sep 17

From November we will be holding regular morning screenings where new parents can enjoy a film and bring their babies under 2 along.

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Ray of Light as Paycare offers a Lifeline 

27 Sep 17

Wolverhampton-based Paycare has stepped forward with an offer to help save Light House, by forging a strong partnership with us.

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Funny Things Comedy Festival 

11 Sep 17

Wolverhampton’s Comedy Festival, FUNNY THINGS arrives in the city at the end of October across multiple venues.

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Funny Things Comedy Festival comes to Light House 

7 Sep 17

We are proud to be a host venue for the forthcoming FUNNY THINGS comedy festival in October and November.

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Daytime screenings and scheduled building work – 1 & 2 Aug 

27 Jul 17

Dear Customers The installation of our new signage on the cinema building will take place on Tuesday 1st and Wednesday 2nd August 2017 during the day.

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Vegan Food and Meat Free Meals Event 

31 May 17

This event, organised by Jim Haughey of Meat Free Meals Co , will be an opportunity for those interested in vegan food and Meat Free Meals to come down and try the food for free and hear about what they offer as a company.

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The Met Opera 

4 May 17

This autumn we welcome back, by popular demand, the full season from The Met Opera.

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Exhibition by Deaf Artists & Photographers 

3 May 17

Part of Deaffest 2017 ( www.

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Spring Season Launch Day 

30 Mar 17

In Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, a live-action adaptation of the studio’s animated classic, Emma Watson stars as Belle and Kevin Kline is Maurice, Belle’s father.

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URGENT news of matinees this week 

17 Mar 17

Please note that due to a licensing change, we will not be showing weekday matinees until our new daytime cinema licence renewal arrives around 27th March.

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BECTU drop-in session 

10 Mar 17

BECTU , a sector of Prospect , the trades union for entertainment & media workers, invites you to an open, informal, drop in session at Light House Media Centre on Thursday 6th of April between 3pm and 7pm.

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Light House Family Film Season Launch 

2 Mar 17

From April we are screening a series of family films, with a pre-Easter launch on the weekend of 7th – 9th April.

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Television Comedy Talk and Screening: Michael Cumming 

30 Jan 17

The University of Wolverhampton invites you to a special evening at Light House Media Centre, curated by acclaimed director and Fine Art alumnus Michael Cumming to celebrate the 20th anniversary of ‘Brass Eye’.

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Andrew Smith – Author Reading 

23 Jan 17

Andrew Smith On Saturday 28th January, Light House will welcome guests to the Wolverhampton Literature Festival for a selection of great events.

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Comedy with Cake Fundraiser 

22 Jan 17

CHARITY FUNDRAISER in aid of LIGHT HOUSE MEDIA CENTRE All acts have donated their time to help fundraise for this important cultural venue and help SAVE LIGHT HOUSE SUNDAY 12TH FEBRUARY 2017 2pm – 4pm Tickets £8 COMEDY WITH CAKE IS A CLEANED UP …

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story 

21 Nov 16

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story..

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The Silence of the Lambs 

28 Sep 16

LIGHT HOUSE NEEDS YOUR HELP To support the future of our venue in our city, we are holding some SILVER SCREEN YEAR 25TH ANNIVERSARY Special Screenings at a donation ticket price of £10.

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Exhibition: The Average Human 

27 Jun 16

The Average Human is a journey into the health and habits of the average human being in the UK.

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Silver Screen Year 

16 Jun 16

2016 marks 25 years of Light House in The Chubb Buildings and 30 years since it started as a joint Council and Polytechnic initiative.

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Artsfest: Alice Amter: An afternoon with Raj’s Mom 

27 May 16

A new addition to the Wolverhampton Artsfest celebrations, the WeLoVe Alumni Association at the University of Wolverhampton presents a very special event at Light House with Alumna, Hollywood star and Director, Alice Amter.

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The Average Human – Public Meeting 

6 May 16

TAKE PART IN AN EXCITING SCIENCE EXHIBITION We are asking the public to come and have a lie down – and learn about the dangers of not having enough sleep and other common obstacles to good health.

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Lou Lou’s Vintage Fair 

6 May 16

Winner of ‘Best Vintage Fair’ in the UK 2013, 2014 & 2015! Vintage fashion from the 1940s-1990s, vintage homeware, a wonderful vintage tea party and of course the vintage beauty salon! Light House Media Centre, 
The Chubb Buildings, Fryer St, …

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Bowie: Influences 

4 May 16

Light House Media Centre Wolverhampton Saturday 25th June 2016 An event celebrating the life, work, style and legacy of David Bowie.

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Reclaim Photography West Midlands 2016 

15 Apr 16

Join us on Saturday 16 April to see how Reclaim Photography has taken over the public space at Light House.

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To See or Not to See – Willard adds Micro Bard to exhibition 

6 Apr 16

To commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, the world’s leading micro-sculptor Willard Wigan MBE has created what he describes as his “greatest portrait to date” of The Bard of Avon.

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Andre Rieu’s 2016 Maastricht Concert 

5 Apr 16

IN CINEMAS – VIA SATELLITE Known to millions as ‘The King of Waltz’, André Rieu is one of the world’s most popular music artists.

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Triggers of Lust – Edible Exhibition 

22 Mar 16

Specialising in food photography, James Phillips is currently a final year student at the University of Wolverhampton focusing on commercial food photography and fine art, blurring the boundaries between the two.

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Sleaford Mods – Invisible Britain 

13 Jan 16

Sleaford Mods – Invisible Britain will be screening at Light House on Friday 18th March.

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Blog: Cinema and the tear-jerker 

8 Jan 16

Visitors to our matinées will be familiar with the Light House tissues – the official box which gets handed around the rows when we have a particularly emotional film.

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Top Films of 2015 

4 Jan 16

Looking back over the past 12 months at Light House, we asked our reviewers and staff for their favourite films screened at Light House in 2015.

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Silver Screen Year 2016 

1 Jan 16

2016 marks 25 years of Light House in The Chubb Buildings and 30 years since it started as a joint Council and Polytechnic initiative.

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Mindfulness through Meditation 

28 Oct 15

From Tuesday 17th November 11am – 12pm 6 week course, £40/£7.50 a week Info from Nick 01902 842716 or naw2009@live.

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The Rocky Horror Show Live 

29 Jul 15

Come and join Richard O’Brien and some very special guests for a guaranteed party, live in cinemas for one night only.

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An important message to our customers 

17 Jul 15

Thank you for all the positive messages of support we’ve had this week following the news that all public subsidy is due to be removed from April.

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The Battle of Britain at 75 

10 Jul 15

‘The Battle Of Britain At 75′ will retell the story of the biggest aerial conflict of the Second World War.

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Cinema Projection Room Talks 

6 Jul 15

A rare chance to experience Jas Kapur’s celebrated Cinema Projection Room Talks.

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Meerkat Movies – 2 for 1 Cinema Tickets 

10 Apr 15

Compare the Market launched their Customer Rewards programme on 3rd April.

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Culture Dub Orchestra & Kalillo African Drum Workshop 

23 Mar 15

On Sunday 29th March, Global Vibrationz returns by popular demand to Light House with their World/ Roots / Dub music workshop and performance from 4pm – 9pm, featuring: Kallilo Drum Workshop – 4.30pm until 6.30pm The Culture Dub Orchestra 7.

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Film Poster Sale 

29 Jan 15

We have a wide selection of film posters dating back many years.

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Maxine Peake as Hamlet from Manchester Royal Exchange 

17 Dec 14

From its sell-out run at Manchester’s Royal Exchange Theatre comes this unique and critically acclaimed production of Shakespeare’s tragic Hamlet.

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Gina Yashere: Laugh Riot Tour 

7 Nov 14

Multi-award winning Gina Yashere is back in the UK with her biggest tour to date, including her only Black Country date at Light House Media Centre, kicking off our International Women’s Day celebrations.

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Yoddha UK Premiere screens at Light House 

28 Oct 14

Light House has been chosen as the venue of the UK Premiere for the eagerly awaited Punjabi film ‘Yoddha: The Warrior’ co-written and co-produced by the leading character Kuljinder Singh Sidhu on Tuesday 28th October.

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The Old Vic’s The Crucible 

13 Oct 14

In our Autumn ‘Thinema’ Season, Light House presents The Crucible from The Old Vic, for two dates only.

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Death Café 

28 Aug 14

New for September, we welcome the Death Café to Lock Works Come and discuss anything you like about death and dying.

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Black Country Echoes 

26 Aug 14

We’re proud to be part of this major festival launching across The Black Country in September, celebrating the region’s manufacturing heritage and its reputation for creativity and innovation.

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Saturday in the City – Monthly Indoor Fair and Activities 

31 Jul 14

From the end of September, we are extending our Back by Popular Demand Saturday to include an indoor fair.

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National Theatre Live: A Streetcar Named Desire 

24 Jul 14

The fastest-selling production in the Young Vic’s history, Tennessee Williams’ timeless masterpiece A Streetcar Named Desire will be broadcast live from their London home by National Theatre Live.

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