Family Story

Join us each day for a family-friendly story read by some Storyhouse favourites! Running from
Last event: Saturday 11 July at 11am
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Every day, familiar faces from Storyhouse, including actors, librarians and team members will read stories and parts of stories chosen by you! Fill out the form below or find us at @StoryhouseLive on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram to request your favourite story.

Storyhouse’s Jacob reads Little Red Riding Hood Revolting Rhymes:

Kaffe Keating, a former member of The Secret Seven at Storyhouse, reads from The Secret Seven.

Jess Dives, a real-life Borrower from Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre in 2019, reads from The Borrowers by Mary Norton.

Claire Redcliffe reads from The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe by CS Lewis.

Polly Lister, from Blue Stockings at Storyhouse, reads from The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum.

Tom Richardson, Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre regular, reads from The Wind In The Willows by Kenneth Grahame.

Rebecca Birch, Storyhouse’s Alice in Wonderland, reads from The Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll.

Natasha Rickman, director of Antigone, reads The King’s Breakfast by AA Milne.

Storyhouse’s David from the library team sings Old McDonald.

Jonathan Dryden Taylor, Storyhouse’s Alice in Wonderland, reads from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

Storyhouse’s Louise reads Oi Frog by Kes Gray.

Request a story/poem/reading for an 11am Family Story.

Cinema Inception (12A)
Movie Theatre

2 hr 29 | A 10th anniversary re-issue for Nolan’s mind-bending sci-fi masterpiece.

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Cinema Mr Jones
Movie Theatre

1 hr 59 | The extraordinary and powerful story of the real-life Welsh journalist who uncovered Stalin’s genocidal famine in Ukraine in 1933.

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Cinema Make Up

1 hr 16 | An assured British debut feature directed by Claire Oakley.

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Cinema Four Kids and It (PG)

1 hr 50 | AD | A group of children on holiday in Cornwall meet a strange and magical creature. Based on the novel Four Children and It by Jacqueline Wilson.

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Cinema Babyteeth (15)

1 hr 58 | When seriously ill teenager Milla falls for free-spirit Moses, it’s her parents worst nightmare. But as Milla’s first brush with love brings her a new lust for life, she shows everyone how to live like you’ve nothing to lose.

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Cinema Le Mans ‘66 (12A)
Tomorrow 7.30pm; Sun 7.30pm; Mon 7.30pm; Tue 7.30pm
Movie Theatre

2 hr 32 |AD| Academy Award-winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale star in the remarkable true story of visionary American car designer Carroll Shelby and fearless British driver Ken Miles.

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Cinema Saint Frances (15)
Today 5pm; Tomorrow 5pm; Tue 5pm; Thu 8pm

1 hr 41 | A wry, funny but above all refreshingly truthful depiction of a young woman navigating her way through a less than perfect, but ultimately ok life.

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Cinema Parasite – Black & White Edition (15)
Movie Theatre

2 hr 12 | After its extraordinary success Bong Joon Ho’s brilliant Palme d’Or-winner returns in this special black-and-white version.

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Cinema The Truth (PG)
Sun 2pm; Mon 5pm; Wed 5pm

1 hr 47 | Legends of French cinema Catherine Deneuve and Juliette Binoche come together on screen for the first time in The Truth.

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The Comedy of Errors at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre
Tomorrow 7pm; Sun 2.30pm, 7pm; Tue 7pm; Wed 7pm; Thu 7pm + more times

Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre roars back into life for one production in August with Shakespeare’s joyous, open-hearted farce. Two sets of separated twins loose on the island of Ephesus; things are bound to get complicated. And they do. Masters & servants, husbands & wives, parents & children, strangers & natives all get terribly confused in Shakespeare’s mishap strewn comedy. A rare, wildly light-hearted treat for all ages.

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