The Electric

What's On

  • Black Mass

    Fri 27th Nov to Thu 3rd Dec

    Johnny Depp gives a towering performance as James 'Whitey' Bulger, one of the most notorious gangsters in US history whose criminal career was aided by the FBI. Read more

  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2

    Until Thu 3rd Dec

    Jennifer Lawrence's fiery rebel faces off against Donald Sutherland's sadistic dictator in the final, action packed instalment of The Hunger Games franchise. Read more

  • Brooklyn

    Until Thu 3rd Dec

    Saoirse Ronan finds herself choosing between two men and two countries in this acclaimed adaptation of the Colm Tóibín novel. Read more

  • NT Live: Of Mice & Men

    Sat 28th Nov & Tue 29th Dec

    James Franco and Chris O'Dowd star in this critically acclaimed Broadway production of John Steinbeck's classic play about the bonds of friendship. Read more

  • Bridge Of Spies

    Fri 4th to Thu 10th Dec

    Tom Hanks reunites with director Steven Spielberg for this tense, true life thriller about an American lawyer sent to Berlin to negotiate a prisoner swap at the height of the Cold War. Read more

  • Carol

    Fri 4th to Thu 10th Dec

    Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara are exceptional in the new Todd Haynes film about a married woman who risks everything when she embarks on a romance with a younger department store worker. Read more

  • NT Live: Hamlet

    Selected dates until Tue 29th Dec

    Oscar nominee Benedict Cumberbatch takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy, as directed by Lyndsey Turner. Read more

  • NT Live: Jane Eyre

    Tue 8th Dec

    Sally Cookson directs her celebrated production of the classic Charlotte Brontë story, broadcast live from the National Theatre. Read more

  • The Lady In The Van

    From early Dec - Tickets on sale soon

    Maggie Smith is at her amusingly tetchy best in this charming adaptation of the Alan Bennett play about the woman who parked in his driveway for 15 years. Read more

  • Conjurer's Kitchen presents The Nightmare Before Christmas in 4D

    Tue 15th & Wed 16th Dec

    Experience Tim Burton and Henry Selick's twisted fairytale like never before, as The Electric Cinema provides the 3D visuals and the Conjurer's Kitchen provide the fourth 'D' in 4D with some delicious edible treats. Read more

  • Film Food Club presents It's A Wonderful Life with Hotel Du Vin

    Sun 13th & Tue 22nd Dec

    Enjoy Frank Capra's festive favourite It's A Wonderful Life at The Electric, then head over to Hotel Du Vin for a delicious Christmas meal for our December Film Food Club. Read more

  • It's A Wonderful Life

    Wed 16th Dec to Xmas Eve

    Join us at The Electric for our annual screening of the Frank Capra festive classic It's A Wonderful Life, complete with mulled cider and mince pies. Read more

  • Trash Film Night presents Silent Night Deadly Night 2

    Wed 16th Dec

    'Tis the season to watch a dreadful Christmas film, so join our Trash Film Night hosts as they dissect abysmal festive slasher flick Silent Night, Deadly Night 2. Read more

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Thu 17th Dec to Thu 7th Jan

    The Star Wars saga bursts back into life under the watch of director J.J. Abrams, as Luke, Han and Leia join up with a new cast of characters to help save the universe from The First Order. Read more

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens 3D

    Thu 17th Dec to New Year's Eve

    Experience JJ Abrams' triumphant new chapter in the Star Wars saga in digital 3D, as a new cast of characters joins Han, Leia and Luke to take on the insidious First Order. Read more

  • Elf


    Fri 18th Dec, Boxing Day & Sun 27th Dec

    Will Ferrell's human sized elf Buddy finds himself in New York City in Jon Favreau's Christmas comedy, fast becoming a festive favourite. Read more

  • Den Of Geek presents Muppet Christmas Carol Sing-A-Long

    Sun 20th Dec - SOLD OUT!

    Join Kermit, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear and all the gang for the perfect festive treat, as hosted by Muppet fanatics Den Of Geek. Christmas jumpers welcome! Read more

  • White Christmas wine tasting

    Mon 21st Dec

    Enjoy the heart warming Bing Crosby musical White Christmas, accompanied by a selection of festive tipples selected by drinks connoisseur Ian Harvey. Read more

  • Home Alone

    Mon 21st to Wed 23rd Dec

    Macauley Culkin is left home alone to fend off two bungling burglars in this madcap festive comedy. Read more

  • Home Alone 2: Lost In New York

    Tue 22nd Dec

    Macauley Culkin is once again up against bungling burglars Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern in this hugely enjoyable sequel. Read more

  • Branagh Theatre Live: The Winter's Tale

    Christmas Eve

    The first season of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company Live launches with Judi Dench starring in Shakespeare's timeless tragicomedy of obsession and redemption. Read more

  • Gremlins

    Boxing Day & Sun 27th Dec

    You know the rules. No water, no bright lights, and no feeding after midnight. Why do you never listen?! Read more

  • Frozen Singalong

    Sun 27th Dec

    Join in with Elsa, Anna and Olaf as our audience is encouraged to sing along with the hugely popular Disney animation Frozen. Read more

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens (subtitled for hard of hearing)

    Wed 30th Dec

    A subtitled screening of the brand new chapter in the Star Wars franchise, which sees Han, Luke and Leia unite with new allies to take on a terrifying threat to the universe. Read more

  • The Danish Girl

    Jan 2016 - Tickets on sale soon

    Oscar winner Eddie Redmayne gives a truly transformative performance as the real life Danish artist who underwent one of the world's very first sex change operations. Read more

  • NT Live: Les Liaisons Dangereuses

    Thu 28th Jan

    Dominic West and Elane Cassidy star in this deliciously sinful adaptation of the Choderlos de Laclos novel, broadcast live from the Donmar Warehouse. Read more

  • NT Live: As You Like It

    Thu 25th Feb

    Shakespeare’s glorious comedy of love and change is staged at National Theatre for the first time in over 30 years under the direction of Polly Findlay. Read more

  • RSC Live From Stratford presents Hamlet

    Wed 8th June

    Simon Godwin directs Paapa Essiedu in the RSC's latest scintillating take on Shakespeare's most infamous tragedy. Read more

  • Branagh Theatre Live: Romeo & Juliet

    Thu 7th Jul

    The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company's debut season continues with Shakespeare's tragic romance, starring Richard Madden and Lily James. Read more