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Late Night Xmas Shopping with Interactive Theatre 'The One Hour Plays'

Thursday 8th December 2011.
Drinks served from 5pm, Performance at 7pm, store open 10am-9pm.

Late Night Xmas Shopping with Live Music by Stanley Moon

Thursday 16th December 2010.
Drinks served from 5pm, store open 10am-9pm.

Suz Hartman Show

Private View: Thursday 22nd April 2010 6-9pm.
Exhibition continues 23rd April to 2nd May 2010.

The Old Cinema welcomes artist Suz Hartman who will exhibiting her latest work alongside our vintage industrial furniture

For more info on Suz see her website. Click the thumbnails for a sneak preview!

Pilot TV Game Show with Late Night Xmas Shopping

TUESDAY 15TH DECEMBER 2009 from 7pm

This year our Late Night Shopping event will be combined with the filming of a Pilot TV Game Show featuring contestants Mr & Mrs Cratchit and TV Quizmaster Ben Scruise in front of an invited studio audience. Eat, drink, participate in the show or just do some Old Cinema style late night Xmas shopping.

Free admission - RSVP:

'Hunt for an antique real deal in your loft conversion roadshow - Christmas Special' with TV's

Join our studio audience as we challenge a humble, penniless couple to value, auction and bid their way through TVs toughest new game show. See our plucky contestants gamble everything in a desperate effort to raise money for their poorly son Tim. A dramatic, heart wrenching grand finale awaits.

Drinks and Canapé Reception at 7pm
Show commences 7.30pm
Late Night Shopping until 9.30pm

To find out more about Define Choice visit:

Urban Art Show

THE OLD CINEMA hosted an exhibition of urban art in May 2008. The event blended iconic styles of the past with contemporary art and design as participating artists mixed their modern work with formal antique, vintage industrial and retro Danish furniture.

Thanks to everyone who turned up for the private view on 1st May! The winners of the interactive display competition are Andy Timlin, Jessica Phillips, and Jacob Malewski. Thanks to Nicholas Jeeves of Public for his creative input and all the artists who feature in the show:

  • Alex Noble
  • Ben Allen
  • Cat James
  • Colin Brown
  • Coral Churchill
  • Christian Lindemann
  • Dan McCarthey
  • Gabriel Moreno
  • Inkfetish
  • Public
  • Terratag
  • Sander van Heukolem
  • Sahatarch Pittarong
  • Superoboturbo

For more information please contact:

Photos of the evening...

Short Films Night

Ninety guests of THE OLD CINEMA enjoyed a selection of new short films by up and coming artists last November. It was the first time since 1934 that any movie had been screened inside the building, formerly known as Cinema Royale.

We would like to thank Sir Peter Blake for introducing the films, and all of you who came to celebrate this special occasion with us.

The new shorts were:

Pushkin by Trevor Hardy (

Indians by Richard Penn

Fish Eye by Margot Buff

Stand Up for Charlie Barr by Rob Wyn

The Magician by Vera Juliusdottir

Gran by Trevor Hardy

Kallah (Bride) by Miri Shapiro

Procrastination by Johnny Kelly (

Stiff by Kip Hall

Some photos of the evening: