films and live performances coming over the next few weeks at the Avenue Theatre Sittingbourne
Written by karen on 15 November 2016
Please see below a list of films and live performances coming over the next few weeks at the Avenue Theatre, Central House, Central Avenue, Sittingbourne ME10 4DN. Tickets are available from www.avenuetheatre.co.uk or the Box Office on 01795 471140.
we are available to hire for clubs, groups, meetings etc for £5 per hour, per room weekdays before 4pm and £6 per hour, per room after 4pm and at weekends. Private cinema hire also available.
Screen @ The Avenue ‘Hail Caesar!’ (12A)
Date and Time: Friday 18th November at 7.45pm
Wacky comedy drama from the Coen Brothers, set in 1950s Hollywood when the studios were in their heyday. The story follows a day in the life of ‘fixer’ Ed Mannix (Josh Brolin) who has to retrieve famous actor Baird Whitlock (George Clooney) after he has been kidnapped while filming the next big blockbuster ‘Hail, Caesar!’. A group called The Future is holding Whitlock ransom for $100,000, and it’s up to Mannix to get him back. The star-studded cast also includes Ralph Fiennes, Scarlett Johansson, Frances McDormand and Tilda Swinton.
1hr 46 mins
Screen @ The Avenue ‘Ghostbusters (2016)’ (12A)
Date and Time: Friday 2nd December at 7.45pm
Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat.
Stars: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon
1 hr 56 mins
Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Screen @ The Avenue ‘Absolutely Fabulous’ (15)
Date and Time: Friday 6th January at 7.45pm
After attracting both media and police attention for accidentally knocking Kate Moss into the River Thames, Edina and Patsy hide out in the south of France.
Stars: Jennifer Saunders, Joanna Lumley, Jane Horrocks
1 hour 31 mins
Screen @ The Avenue – Film To be Confirmed
Date and Time: Friday 20th January at 7.45pm
Screen @ The Avenue ‘Bridget Jones’s Baby’ (15)
Date and Time: Friday 3rd February at 7.45pm
Bridget’s focus on single life and her career is interrupted when she finds herself pregnant, but with one hitch … she can only be fifty percent sure of the identity of her baby’s father.
Stars: Renée Zellweger, Gemma Jones, Jim Broadbent
2 hours 3 mins
Sing for Ngwana
Date and Time: Friday 11th November 2016 at 6.30pm
Tickets: £8.00 (£5.00 children/concs)
An evening of songs and dances from Southern Africa and around the world in aid of Ngwana Development Trust in rural Zimbabwe.
Featuring Uzambezi Arts, Swale Sings, Flame Lily Arts.
For more details please contact Lucky Moyo 07859778755.
Avenue Theatre Productions presents Puss In Boots by Ben Crocker pantomimes.
Dates & Times: Thursday 24th & Friday 25th November 2016 at 7.30pm, Saturday 26th November at 2pm and 7.30pm and Sunday 27th November at 11am
Tickets: £7 Adults , £5 Children under 14, £20.00 Family (2+2), Groups 10+ £5 each (Tickets almost sold out!)
Pantomime is returning to the Avenue Theatre! Oh yes it is!
Avenue Theatre Productions bring you this fun filled traditional pantomime from Ben Crocker Pantomimes. Full of laughter and audience participation be sure to book your tickets soon for a ‘Perfect Proper Panto’
Guitars in Tandem
Date and Time: Thursday 1st December at 7.30pm
Two of Kent’s top guitarists, Shaun Murray and Bob Drury, combine their talents to present ‘Guitars in Tandem’ at Sittingbourne’s Avenue Theatre. The evening will feature an eclectic mix of duets and solos from a wide range of genres including Classical, Pop, Latin and Contemporary with original pieces and arrangements thrown in to complete the programme! Shaun and Bob have performed and recorded as solo artistes for many years and are both excited about the possibilities the new duo project presents. Bob says “it’s really difficult to find players on the same wavelength but Shaun and I hit it off musically right from the start”. Like Bob, Shaun has had a career encompassing many styles of
music but also studied the classical guitar to an extremely high standard. This new duo are set to become a major force in the South East music scene!
An Evening of Clairvoyance
Date and Time: Tuesday 6th December at 7.30pm
International Celebrity Mediums Hazel Lee, Eddie Morgan and Jay Love return to the Avenue Theatre for an Evening of Clairvoyance Extravaganza with the TALK BACK SPIRIT TOUR 2016.
Creativedge Productions ‘Snow White’
Date and Time: Saturday 17th December at 2pm and 7pm
The children of Creativedge Productions present their Christmas pantomime ‘Snow White’ The fairest panto in all the land!
Elvis – The Concerts
Date and Time: Friday 10th February 2017 at 7.30pm
Tickets: £10.00 (£9 concs)
Elvis Presley’s untimely death in 1977, robbed the World, of the man who was, and always will be…The King!
Now!………re-live the memories, one more time!
Gary Jay’s charismatic performance reproduces a ‘live’ Vegas concert with awesome accuracy, both vocally and characteristically. He has made numerous television appearances and is one of the most highly endorsed and respected tributes in the UK, continuing to captivate audiences throughout the World, and receiving stunning reviews from many of Elvis’ personal associates. Gary has also appeared alongside many international celebrities, including Tom Jones, Shirley Bassey and Elton John.
TCE productions are delighted to present, Elvis – The Concerts, a unique insight to Elvis, the man and his music, staged in support of Macmillan Cancer Support.