AT THE FAMOUS CITY VARIETIES
Leeds Heritage Theatres is pleased to announce that City Varieties Music Hall will reopen from Friday 9 October 2020, welcoming back audiences with an exciting new film programme, presented in collaboration with sister venue Hyde Park Picture House.
Opening its doors for the first time since March 17th, the world-famous music hall will screen some of the best live and as-live theatre performances, alongside previews of award-winning new independent films, as part of the Picture Houses’ On The Road programme. Upcoming highlights include:
- BFI London Film Festival Previews of Mogul Mowgli and Ammonite (directed by The Picture House’s patron, Francis Lee), presented in partnership with Leeds International Film Festival
- Beyond the Visible: Hilma af Klint, in partnership with Birds Eye View; a pathfinder for films by women, backed by the BFI
- A pre-recorded screening of Conor McPherson’s adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya
- Cult classic, Withnail and I starring Richard E. Grant, Paul McGann and Richard Griffiths
- Family and Hyde Park Christmas favourite, It’s a Wonderful Life