Films

Dementia Friendly Screening | Some Like it Hot

This March our latest Dementia Friendly Screening will be the Jack Lemon and Marilyn Monroe classic, Some Like it Hot. Screenings will take place in screen 1, our large art deco screen, newly restored to its art deco glory, to recreate the experience of going to the pictures. This is… → continue reading

International Women’s Day | I, Daniel Blake (Free Screening)

The Plaza is delighted to welcome North West UNISON to celebrate International Women’s Day, on Thursday 9thMarch at 7.30. Thanks to funding from NW UNISON, we are able to host a special FREE screening of Palme D’Or winning film, I, Daniel Blake (15) plus special guest speakers. I, Daniel Blake is about A middle aged carpenter… → continue reading

Dementia Friendly Screening | Singin’ in the Rain

This February our latest Dementia Friendly Screening will be the Gene Kelly and Debbie Reynolds classic, Singin’ in the Rain. Screenings will take place in screen 1, our large art deco screen, newly restored to its art deco glory, to recreate the experience of going to the pictures. This is… → continue reading

Dementia Friendly Screening | Calamity Jane

From January we are going to be running a monthly programme of Dementia Friendly Film screenings.  They will take place on the third Thursday of the month at 2.00pm. The programme will be a combination of classic movies, musicals and archive films specially selected to trigger memories. But, our first… → continue reading

Autism & Disability Friendly Screening | Ballerina

The Plaza is proud to present our first autism and disability screening of 2017 will be animated film, Ballerina. Set in 1879, Félicie, a poor orphan girl who dreams of becoming a ballerina, training, runs away from her orphanage and goes to Paris accompanied by her friend, a young inventor,… → continue reading

Autism & Disability Friendly Screening | Moana

The Plaza is proud to present our last autism and disability screening of 2016 will be animated film, Moana. A sweeping, CG-animated adventure about a spirited teenager who sails out on a daring mission to prove herself a master wayfinder and fulfill her ancestors’ unfinished quest. During her journey, Moana… → continue reading

Autism & Disability Friendly Screening | Storks

Our latest autism friendly film  for October is brand new film animated film, Storks. Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an order for a baby appears, the best delivery stork must scramble to fix the error by delivering the baby. Showing at Monday 17th October at… → continue reading

Autism & Disability Friendly Screening | Kubo and the Two Strings

We are about to mark the return of the autism friendly film nights with a screening of brand new film Kubo and the Two Strings, a beautiful animation from Japan. Set in Japan, Kubo spends his time telling stories to entertain the people of a seaside town where he lives.… → continue reading

Nostalgia Night | Yankee Doodle Dandy

For our Nostalgia Night on the 10th September 2016, the Plaza will proudly present the 1942 movie ‘Yankee Doodle Dandy’ starring James Cagney and Joan Leslie. Cagney plays George M. Cohan who was a renowned musical composer, playwright, actor and singer. James Cagney was born in Manhattan in 1899, he… → continue reading

Half term Creative Project | House and Home

The Plaza has an exciting half term project for people aged between 13-19 to get involved in at the end of July. The project will run from 26th – 29th July, from 10.00am – 3.00pm with support from creative professionals in the following areas; filmmaking, artwork, creative writing and music. People will… → continue reading

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