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Bridget Jones's Baby
Friday 16th to Thursday 29th September

After breaking up with Mark Darcy (Firth), Bridget Jones’s (Zellweger) “happily ever after” hasn't quite gone according to plan. Fortysomething and single again, she decides to focus on her job as top news producer and surround herself with old friends and new. For once, Bridget has everything completely under control. What could possibly go wrong?

Then her love life takes a....more

The Threepenny Opera - National Theatre Live
Thursday 22nd September.Ticket prices £15.00/ Student £12.50 (Id req)

A darkly comic new take on Brecht and Weill’s raucous musical broadcast live from the stage of the National Theatre.

London scrubs up for the coronation. The thieves are on the make, the whores on the pull, the police cutting deals to keep it all out of sight. Mr and Mrs Peachum are looking forward to a bumper day in the beggary business, but their daughter didn’t come home last night....more

Cymbeline - Royal Shakespeare Company
Wednesday 28th September Ticket Prices £12.50/Students £10 (ID required)

An ineffectual Queen Cymbeline rules over a divided dystopian Britain. Consumed with grief at the death of two of her children, Cymbeline’s judgement is clouded. When Innogen, the only living heir, marries her sweetheart Posthumus in secret, an enraged Cymbeline banishes him. ....more

The Beatles: Eight Days a Week
Friday 30th September until Thursday 6th October

A compilation of found footage featuring music, interviews and stories of  The Beatles` 250 concerts from 1963 to 1966 ....more

Jason Bourne
Friday 30th September until Thursday 6th October

Jason Bourne is back and again being hunted by the CIA as he is drawn out of undercover to reveal explosive truths about this past.

Directed by Paul Greengrass and starring Matt Damon as Jason Bourne. ....more

Norma - Royal Opera House
Sunday 2nd October Ticket prices £15/Students £12.50 (ID required)

This new production of Norma is The Royal Opera’s first in nearly thirty years. Directing is Àlex Ollé, of the Catalan collective La Fura dels Baus, reunited with the creative team behind his acclaimed production of Oedipe. They give Norma a contemporary setting against a backdrop of a cruel civil war, and focus on the opera’s exploration of the conflict between an individual’s....more

The Girl On The Train
Friday 7th October until Thursday 20th October

The Girl on the Train is based on the best selling book of the same name. Every day, Rachel (Emily Blunt) takes the train into New York, and passes by her old house, where her ex-husband still lives with his new wife and child. She starts watching a couple who live a few houses down and one day she sees something shocking at their window leading her to become entangled in a missing persons investigation....more

Monday 10th October

In this classic visionary tale, adapted from J.G. Ballard's novel, human society slips into violent reverse as the inhabitants of the forty-storey high-rise, driven by primal urges, recreate a world ruled by the laws of the jungle. Cocktail parties degenerate into marauding attacks on "enemy" floors and the once luxurious amenities become an arena for their technological mayhem.


King Lear - Royal Shakespeare Company
Wednesday 12th October. Tickets £12.50

King Lear has ruled for many years. As age begins to overtake him, he decides to divide his kingdom amongst his children, living out his days without the burden of power. Misjudging his children’s loyalty and finding himself alone in the wilderness, he is left to confront the mistakes of a life that has brought him to this point.

Antony Sher plays King Lear, one of the greatest parts written....more

Captain Fantastic
Friday 14th until Thursday 20th October

In the forests of the Pacific Northwest, Ben and Leslie Cash have raised their six children with home schooling that involves a rigorous physical and intellectual education. When they are forced to leave the forests and enter the world of mainstream Western America, Ben has his idea of what it means to be a parent challenged by family and society.  ....more

Miss Saigon: 25th Anniversary Performance
Sunday 16th October 3pm SOLD OUT Sunday 16th October 7pm SOLD OUT Tickets £15

The legendary Miss Saigon, in cinemas for one night only. This spectacular, sell-out 25th Anniversary Gala Performance of the global stage sensation also features appearances by the original cast including Jonathan Pryce and Lea Salonga.

This acclaimed new production was described as "the most thrilling, soaring and emotionally stirring musical with magnificent performances" by the....more

Cosi Fan Tutte - ROH
Monday 17th October. Tickets £15

Ferrando loves Dorabella and Guglielmo loves Fiordiligi – but their friend Don Alfonso is sceptical. He offers the young men a bet: given the opportunity, their loves will prove unfaithful in less than a day. Confident of their girlfriends’ fidelity, Ferrando and Guglielmo accept.

The men pretend to be called away to war, only to return in disguise:  each begins to woo the other....more

Anastasia A live broadcast from The Royal Opera House
Wednesday 2nd November Tickets £15/Student £12.50 (ID required)

Kenneth MacMillan's full-length ballet is a compelling exploration of identity in the turbulent wake of the Russian revolution.

Starring: Natalia Osipova, Marianela Nunez. ....more

Alan Bennett Diaries Live
Wednesday 16th November Tickets £12.50/Students £10 (ID required)

This unmissable live event will take a candid look into the mind of Alan Bennett, Britain’s best-loved writer, who, at 82, shows no signs of slowing down. The event will include a screening of a new film Alan Bennett’s Diaries (12A), about the writer, followed by an exclusive Q&A with Alan Bennett screened from his local library in Primrose Hill. ....more

Just Like That! The Tommy Cooper Story.
Friday 18th November Tickets £12/Students £10 (ID required)

Tommy Cooper was a true comic genius. His impeccable timing, ....more

Christmas With Andre Rieu
Saturday 19th November Ticket Prices £20/Students £15 (ID required)

Christmas with Andre, a festive celebration, features a concert packed with Christmas favorites, including Hallelujah, Jingle Bells, White Christmas, and many more! Exclusively for cinemas, Andre invites his fans to his hometown with an intimate live tour of Maastricht's magical Christmas highlights, as well as participating in an interactive Q&A, hosted by Good Morning Britain's Charlotte Hawkins....more

We're Recruiting a Chef

We are looking for a strong Commis Chef/CDP for our busy kitchen.

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An Evening with Ben Wheatley!

Director Ben Wheatley will be visiting The Riverside as part of our Riverside Nights programme. There will be a special screening of his new film High-Rise (18) and then he will be interviewed live on stage by the programme's curator, Neil McGlone. Following the interview the audience will have ... Read Full Story
We're in the Financial Times!

Tim Hayward, FT contributing writer, popped in for dinner and liked it so much he wrote about it!

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The Riverside on BBC Radio Suffolk

It would seem that our appearance in the Financial Times has ... Read Full Story

Riverside Nights – Mark Gatiss Visits The Riverside

On Sunday 7th August we were delighted to welcome ... Read Full Story

Audio description service
One of the new features available to us now we have "gone digital" is Audio Description for the visually impaired. Cinema audio description is a fantastic service for people with sight loss. The normal film soundtrack comes through the cinemas surround sound speakers in the usual way, whilst ... Read Full Story
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The Riverside on Facebook

The Riverside is on Facebook! Keep up-to-date with the inside track on our upcoming showings and be in with a chance of winning the occasional competition!

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Roy Hudd's 80th Birthday Surprise
Recently we were delighted that the restaurant and cinema were privately hired for a special event to celebrate the 80th birthday of one of Britain’s best-loved entertainers and Suffolk resident, Roy Hudd. ... Read Full Story
Mike Leigh visits The Riverside

Take a look at the Suffolk Magazine article and the lovely write up about Mike Leigh's visit to us back in February.

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Book Tickets Online

You can now book tickets to Riverside showings online. Visit the online booking system by clicking the link below and follow the instructions.

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Woodbridge Film Society
As many of you will know, on the first Monday of every month we host the films for the Woodbridge Film Society.
Thanks to the generosity of one of their members, they now have their ... Read Full Story