What’s on at Storyhouse

Use the filters below to explore what’s on this autumn – in the building, outdoors and online.

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Activities Digipal
Today 9am; Tomorrow 9am; Sat 9am; Sun 9am; Mon 9am; Tue 9am; Wed 9am + more times

Help with one of the library team for basic IT and technology help, such as how to use an i-pad or using online resources.

Cinema Enys Men (15)
Today 12.30pm, 6pm

1 hr 32 | AD | A mind-bending Cornish folk horror set in 1973. A wildlife volunteer’s daily observations of a rare flower take a dark turn into the strange and metaphysical

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Activities Newspapers on Microfilm
Today 1pm; Tomorrow 1pm; Sat 1pm; Sun 1pm; Mon 1pm; Tue 1pm; Wed 1pm + more times
Reading Room

We have over 274 years’ worth of Cheshire newspapers on microfilm. Our collection starts at 1733 and ends at 2009.

Activities Chatter and Natter
Today 2pm + more times
The Kitchen

A space for people to talk whether its for five minutes while you have a brew, or for an hour of good conversation.

Cinema TÁR (15)
Today 2.45pm, 8pm

2 hrs 38 | AD | A psychological drama set in the world of classical music, the film traces the life and downfall of Lydia Tar (Cate Blanchette).

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Activities Domestic Abuse Open Access Group – Men
Meeting Room

Cheshire West and Chester Domestic Abuse and Intervention and Prevention Service will be offering an open access group from Chester. This group will be supported by qualified IDVA’s who would be able to offer confidential advice and support.

Activities Reel Talk
Today 6pm + more times
The Kitchen

Reel Talk is a new monthly meet-up & discussion group led by Storyhouse Cinema team.

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Activities Fusion Choir
The Den

Fusion is a community choir that sings both modern pop and folk music, with a focus on creating our own harmonies.

Activities Digital Buddies
Tomorrow 11am + more times
Meeting Room, The Kitchen

A digital support group run by Here and Now Chester, a Blacon-based social enterprise which is dedicated helping older people learn to use new technology.

Cinema The Fabelmans (12A)
Tomorrow 2pm, 5pm, 8pm; Sat 2pm, 5pm, 8pm; Sun 2pm, 5pm, 8pm + more times

2 hr 31 | Spielberg’s deeply personal portrait of an American childhood. Growing up in post-World War II era Arizona, young Sammy Fabelman aspires to become a filmmaker.

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Activities Shared Reading with The Reader
Tomorrow 2pm + more times
Meeting Room

A weekly shared reading group, bringing people together and stories and poems to life.

Activities The Friday Uplift Group
Tomorrow 3.30pm + more times
Meeting Room

A peer led confidence, health and well-being group that’s open to all.

Activities Kaleidoscope Club Nights
Tomorrow 6pm + more times
Garret Theatre

Once a month the garret theatre will be transformed into a club for accessible raving. Expects DJs, Silent Disco headsets and performances from live bands.

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On Stage FAUSTUS: That Damned Woman
Tomorrow 7.30pm; Sat 7.30pm; Tue 7.30pm; Wed 5.30pm + more times
Storyhouse Theatre

This gripping, unforgettable drama explores what we must sacrifice to achieve greatness in an original reimagining of the legend of Faust, who sells his soul to the devil in return for unlimited knowledge and pleasure, only to squander both.

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Cinema Tad the Lost Explorer & The Curse of The Mummy (U)
Sat 10.30am; Sun 10.30am

1 hr 30 | AD | When Tad accidentally unleashes an ancient spell endangering the lives of his friends, he has to embark on an adventure to reverse the curse and put things right.

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Activities Spanish Storytelling
Storytelling Room

Join Sofia from the library team for storytelling in Spanish. Suitable for children and families, all welcome.

On Stage RAWD Presents Alice in Wonderland
Sat 7.30pm; Sun 2pm
Garret Theatre

In their annual panto, RAWD Birkenhead present Alice in Wonderland; a tale of magic growth potions, a very late rabbit and a seriously mad Mad Hatter!

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Activities Italian Storytelling for Children
Storytelling Room

Join Daniela (member of the community) for storytelling in Italian. Suitable for children and families, all welcome.

Activities Chester Boardgamers
Garret Bar

Come along and play new and traditional board and table top games in an informal sociable setting. Everyone welcome, suitable for all abilities.

Activities Poetry Breakfast
Meeting Room

For just one hour on the first Monday of each month we ‘wallow’ in poetry on a chosen theme. Bring a favourite poem, or one you have written yourself or just come and listen.