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Bohemian Rhapsody (Winner of 4 Oscars)
Friday 22nd March until Thursday 28th March

Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music, and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. Freddie defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound. They reach unparalleled success, but in an unexpected turn Freddie....more

Fighting with My Family
Friday 22nd March until Thursday 28th March

Born into a tight-knit wrestling family, Paige and her brother Zak are ecstatic when they get the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to try out for the WWE. But when only Paige earns a spot in the competitive training program, she must leave her loved ones behind and face this new cutthroat world alone. Paige's journey pushes her to dig deep and ultimately prove to the world that what makes her different....more

My Neighbour Totoro
Saturday 23rd March - Kidsclub

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Bohemian Rhapsody Sing A Long (Winner of 4 Oscars)
Saturday 23rd March

Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot- stomping celebration of Queen, their music, and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. Freddie defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound. They reach unparalleled success, but in an unexpected turn Freddie....more

The Kid Who Would Be King
Saturday 23rd March

Old school magic meets the modern world in this epic adventure. Alex thinks he's just another nobody, until he stumbles upon the mythical sword in the stone, Excalibur. Now, he must unite his friends and enemies into a band of knights and, together with the legendary wizard Merlin, take on the wicked enchantress Morgana. With the future at stake, Alex must become the great leader he never dreamed....more

The Great Escape - 75th Anniversary Live Broadcast with Dan Snow
Sunday 24th March (Tickets £12.50, Students £10.00)

The 24th of March 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of the real-life POW escape during World War II at the Luftwaffe-run Stalag Luft III prison in then German-occupied Poland. In honour of this, Dan Snow hosts a commemorative evening at the Eventim Apollo in London. The event will be broadcast live as a pre-show across UK cinemas, followed by THE GREAT ESCAPE (1963) presented in 4K DCP. 

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An Ideal Husband
Wednesday 27th March 2019 - All tickets £12.50

A new production of the Rolls-Royce of English comedies, Oscar Wilde’s An Ideal Husband, was broadcast live to cinemas from the Vaudeville Theatre in London’s West End and is now available as a recorded programme. 

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Chariots of Fire (1981)
Friday 29th March - Silver Screen (All Tickets £6)

1981 film - In the class-obsessed and religiously divided United Kingdom of the early 1920s, two determined young runners train for the 1924 Paris Olympics. Eric Liddell (Ian Charleson), a devout Christian born to Scottish missionaries in China, sees running as part of his worship of God's glory and refuses to train or compete on the Sabbath. Harold Abrahams (Ben Cross) overcomes anti-Semitism and....more

Fisherman's Friends
Friday 29th March until Thursday 4th April

Nine years ago a group of Cornish fishermen were singing sea shanties in their village pub when a holidaying music executive came in for a pint. The result was a million-pound record deal and chart-topping success. But the fishermen did not give up the day jobs.

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The Aftermath
Friday 29th March until Thursday 4th April

In 1946 Rachael Morgan arrives in the ruins of Hamburg to be reunited with her husband, Lewis, who is a British colonel charged with rebuilding the shattered city. As they set off for their new home, Rachael is stunned to discover that Lewis has made an unexpected decision: They will be sharing the grand house....more

La Forza Del Destino - Broadcast Live from the Royal Opera House
Tuesday 2nd April - Tickets £15| Students £12.50 (ID Req)

Christof Loy directs a star-studded cast of singers, including Anna Netrebko, Jonas Kaufmann and Ludovic Tézier, in Verdi's epic opera, conducted by Antonio Pappano.

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Yuli
Wednesday 3rd April - Tickets £12.50 | Students £10 (ID Req)

The director Icíar Bollaín presents the story of the Cuban dancer Carlos Acosta, a legend in the dance world and the first black dancer to perform some of the most famous ballet roles. A dancer who did not want to dance.

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An American in Paris (1951)
Friday 5th April (Silver Screen) - Monday 8th April (Dementia Friendly) All Tickets £6

Jerry Mulligan (Gene Kelly) is an American ex-GI who stays in post-war Paris to become a painter, and falls for the gamine charms of Lise Bouvier (Leslie Caron). However, his paintings come to the attention of Milo Roberts, a rich American heiress, who is interested in more than just art. 

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Dumbo
Friday 5th April until Thursday 18th April

Holt was once a circus star, but he went off to war and when he returned it had terribly altered him. Circus owner Max Medici hires him to take care of Dumbo, a newborn elephant whose oversized ears make him the laughing stock of the struggling circus troupe. But when Holt's children discover that Dumbo can fly, silver-tongued entrepreneur V.A. Vandevere and aerial artist Colette Marchant swoop....more

The Railway Children
Saturday 6th April - Kids Club

After the enforced absence of their father, three children move with their mother to Yorkshire, where during their adventures they attempt to discover the reason fro his disappearance.

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All About Eve - NTL Broadcast Live from the Noel Coward theatre London
Thursday 11th April - Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 (ID Req)

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A Clockwork Orange (New 4K Restoration)
Friday 12th April until Sunday 14th April

In an England of the future, Alex and his "Droogs" spend their nights getting high at the Korova Milkbar before embarking on "a little of the old ultraviolence", while jauntily warbling "Singin' in the Rain". After he's jailed for bludgeoning the Cat Lady to death, Alex submits to behaviour modification technique to earn his freedom; he's conditioned to abhor violence....more

Sutton Hoo Society Basil Brown Memorial Lecture
Saturday 13th April (Sutton Hoo Society Members £8, General Public £10)

The Introduction of Manuscript Culture to Anglo-Saxon England

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Rembrandt: Exhibition On Screen
Sunday 14th April - Tickets: £12.50 | Students £10 (ID Req) - discount ticket deal available

Every Rembrandt exhibition is eagerly anticipated but this major show hosted by London’s National Gallery and Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum was an event like no other.

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Capernaum
Monday 15th April until Thursday 18th April

After running away from his negligent parents, committing a violent crime and being sentenced to five years in jail, a hardened, streetwise 12-year-old Lebanese boy sues his parents in protest of the life they have given him.

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As You Like It
Wednesday 17th April - All Tickets £12.50

COME INTO THE FOREST; DARE TO CHANGE YOUR STATE OF MIND.

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Monty Python's Life of Brian
Thursday 18th April ONLY

Returning to cinemas for it’s 40th Anniversary, in glorious standard definition and mono-sound, Monty Python delivers a scathing, anarchic satire of both religion and Hollywood's depiction of all things biblical with their 1979 feature film Life of Brian. 

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The Straight Story (1999)
Friday 19th April (Silver Screen) All Tickets £6

A retired farmer and widower in his 70s, Alvin Straight (Richard Farnsworth) learns one day that his distant brother Lyle (Harry Dean Stanton) has suffered a stroke and may not recover. Alvin is determined to make things right with Lyle while he still can, but his brother lives in Wisconsin, while Alvin is stuck in Iowa with no car and no driver's license. Then he hits on the idea of making the....more

How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
Saturday 20th April - Kids Club

As Hiccup fulfills his dream of creating a peaceful dragon utopia, Toothless' discovery of an untamed, elusive mate draws the Night Fury away. When danger mounts at home and Hiccup's reign as village chief is tested, both dragon and rider must make impossible decisions to save their kind.

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The King and I
Tuesday 23rd April - Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 (ID Req)

The multi-award winning and critically acclaimed Lincoln Center Theater’s production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The King And I is back by popular demand. See the number one box office hit, recorded from London’s iconic Palladium, in screens across the UK.

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Faust - Broadcast Live from the Royal Opera House
Tuesday 30th April - Tickets £15| Students £12.50 (ID Req)

Gounod's most popular opera returns in David McVicar's stunning Parisian production, with singers including Michael Fabiano, Diana Damrau and Erwin Schrott.

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The Importance of Being Earnest
Wednesday 1st May 2019 - All tickets £12.50

A new production of one of the funniest plays in English, Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest, was broadcast live to cinemas from the Vaudeville Theatre in London’s West End and is now available as a recorded programme. Wilde’s much-loved masterpiece throws love, logic and language into the air to make one of theatre’s most dazzling firework displays. Jack, Algy....more

The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Friday 3rd May (Silver Screen) - Monday 6th May (Dementia Friendly) All Tickets £6

When a tornado rips through Kansas, Dorothy (Judy Garland) and her dog, Toto, are whisked away in their house to the magical land of Oz. They follow the Yellow Brick Road toward the Emerald City to meet the Wizard, and en route they meet a Scarecrow (Ray Bolger) that needs a brain, a Tin Man (Jack Haley) missing a heart, and a Cowardly Lion (Bert Lahr) who wants courage. The wizard asks the group....more

Bayfield Booth Album Launch
Sunday 12th May - All Tickets £12

We are excited to announce the return of musician Mat Bayfield and his 7 piece band, Bayfield Booth, live on stage for their Album launch, 'A New Way On'.

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All My Sons
Tuesday 14th May - Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 (ID Req)

Arthur Miller’s blistering classic drama will star Academy Award-winner Sally Field (Steel Magnolias, Brothers & Sisters) and Bill Pullman (While You Were Sleeping, Independence Day) and will be directed by Jeremy Herrin (previously directed National Theatre productions of This House and People, Places and Things).

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Within the Golden Hour - broadcast live from the Royal Opera House
Thursday 16th May 2019 - Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 (ID Req)

Christopher Wheeldon created Within the Golden Hour for San Francisco Ballet in 2008, as part of their New Works Festival in celebration of the company's 75th anniversary. Italian minimalist composer Ezio Bosso created the original score for strings, incorporating music by Vivaldi. It was first performed by The Royal Ballet in 2016. 

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Tom Jones (1963)
Friday 17th May (Silver Screen) All Tickets £6

Tom Jones (Albert Finney), a bastard foundling raised by the kindly Squire Allworthy (George Devine), loves the beautiful Sophie Western (Susannah York), but cannot marry her due to the difference in their stations. When the villainous Blifil (David Warner) tricks the squire into casting Tom out of his household, the young man goes forth into the world on a series of high-spirited adventures, including....more

Hugo
Saturday 18th May - Kids Club

Hugo is an orphan boy living in the walls of a train station in 1930's Paris. He learned to fix clocks and other gadgets from his father and uncle which he puts to use keeping the train station clocks running. The only thing that he has left that connects him to his dead father is an automaton that doesn't work without a special key. Hugo needs to find the key to unlock the secret he believes it....more

Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake - Filmed Live at Sadler's Wells Theatre, London in 2019
Tuesday 21st May Tickets: £15.00| Students £12.50 (ID Req)

Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake comes to cinemas with a fresh look for the 21st century and is ‘as bold and beautiful as ever’ (★★★★★ Telegraph). This thrilling, audacious and witty production....more

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954)
Friday 31st May (Silver Screen) Monday 3rd June (Dementia Friendly) All Tickets £6

During the 1850s, Milly (Jane Powell), a pretty young cook, marries Adam (Howard Keel), a grizzled woodsman, after a brief courtship. When the two return to Adam's farm, Milly is shocked to meet his six ill-mannered brothers, all of whom live in his cabin. She promptly begins teaching the brothers proper behavior, and most importantly, how to court a woman. But after the brothers kidnap six local....more

Pinocchio
Saturday 1st June - Kids Club

Inventor Gepetto creates a wooden marionette called Pinocchio. His wish for Pinocchio to be a real boy is unexpectedly granted by a fairy. The fairy assigns Jiminy Cricket to act as Pinocchio's "conscience" and keep him out of trouble. Jiminy is not too successful in this endeavor and most of the film is spent with Pinocchio in deep trouble.

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The Taming of the Shrew
Wednesday 5th June - All Tickets £12.50

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Take That: Greatest Hits Live
Saturday 8th June

Celebrating 30 incredible years, Take That are bringing their spectacular 2019 Greatest Hits tour to cinemas for one night only! Broadcast live on Saturday 8 June from their last UK concert of the tour, this highly anticipated anniversary show promises to be their best yet.

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Van Gogh and Japan: Exhibition on Screen
Sunday 9th June - Tickets: £12.50 | Students £10 (ID req) - discount ticket deal available

In the exhibition on which this film is based - VAN GOGH & JAPAN at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam - one can see the profound influence of Japan on the artist and his work. After leaving Paris for the south of France - to what he thought of as near to a kind of Japanas he could find - the productive and yet troubled years that followed must all be seen in the context of Van Gogh bending Japanese....more

Romeo and Juliet - broadcast live from the Royal Opera House
Tuesday 11th June 2019 - Tickets £15 | £12.50 (ID Req)

Kenneth MacMillan's passionate choreography for Romeo and Juliet shows The Royal Ballet at its dramatic finest. Sergey Prokofiev's iconic score provides the basis for the ballet's romantic pas de deux and vibrant crowd scenes, while 16th-century Verona is created by Nicholas Georgiadis's magnificent designs.

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The Lavender Hill Mob (1951)
Friday 14th June (Silver Screen) All Tickets £6

Henry Holland is a fussy supervisor who oversees gold bullion deliveries to the bank in which he works. Secretly, he is plotting to steal a load of bullion and retire early, but he cannot figure out a way to smuggle it out of the country. 

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An Afternoon with Roy & Debbie Hudd
Sunday 16th June - All Tickets £10

An Afternoon on Stage with Roy & Debbie Hudd.

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The Merry Wives of Windsor - Live from the Shakespeare's Globe
Thursday 20th June - Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 (ID Req)

Double-meanings and disguises abound in this new production of Shakespeare's very English comedy The Merry Wives of Windsor as Sir John Falstaff sets about improving his financial situation by wooing Mistress Page and Mistress Ford. But the ‘Merry Wives’ quickly cotton on to his tricks and decide to have a bit of fun of their own at Falstaff’s expense…

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Small Island - Recorded Broadcast from the National Theatre
Thursday 27th June - Tickets £15 | Students £12.50 (ID Req)

Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the play in cinemas, filmed live on stage as part of National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday.

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Andre Rieu 2019 Maastricht Concert: Shall We Dance?
Saturday 27th July & Sunday 28th July

This year André Rieu invites you to put on your dancing shoes for his spectacular 2019 hometown concert from Maastricht: ‘Shall we Dance?’ Join André and his Orchestra for ONE WEEKEND ONLY on Saturday 27th July and Sunday 28th July.

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Measure for Measure
Wednesday 31st July - All Tickets £12.50

'TO WHOM SHOULD I COMPLAIN?' ....more

 
Bayfield Booth Album Launch

We are excited to announce the return of musician Mat Bayfield and his 7 piece band, Bayfield Booth, live on stage for their Album launch, 'A New Way On'.

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An Afternoon with Roy & Debbie Hudd

Roy says, “This very different chat show is one that both me and the missus love doing. Debbie interviews me about my longish career (60 years) and our trifle shorter career together (39 years).  She’s great at reminding me of the best stories ... Read Full Story

Dementia Friendly Film Screenings

We will be holding monthly Dementia Friendly Film Screenings with the lights will be left slightly up and the sound turned slightly down and they will only be open to those living with dementia and their accompanying friend, relative or carer, which means needing to talk, sing along or get up and ... Read Full Story

Hold your child's party at Kids Club!

Why not hold your child's party at our Kid's Club on a Saturday morning and bring along their friends to join in the fun?

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The Riverside is recruiting!

We currently have a vacancy for a sous chef in our busy, friendly kitchen at The Riverside with a good rate of pay.

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Morning Screenings For March

We're excited to now include a new screening time for our main feature at 10:30am each Tuesday morning.

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March Newsletter

Our latest newsletter to all subscribers has just been issued and it gives full details of our exclusive restaurant offers ... Read Full Story

Fabulous evening at our Film Feast launch

Many thanks to all who came last night to The Riverside to support our launch night.

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Audio description service

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 a recorded narrator explains what's happening on screen - in gaps in the dialogue - through personal headphones.

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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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Book Tickets Online

You can 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 own website and would like you to know that all their film listings and contact details are available there. ... Read Full Story