Outdoor Cinema

 

Annual Film Festival

15th – 17th August 2019

 

16/08/19: The show will go on and We Will Rock You!! Every year we get rain for our outdoor cinema and every year we pop on our wellie’s, don our waterproof’s and get ready to face our beautiful British weather regardless!! See you all later!!

We are keeping a close eye on the Met Office forecasts for this evening and will update the Facebook event page with any new information!

 

Watch your favourite film under the stars as the Grange once again joins forces with Strode Theatre and Clarks Village to present the third annual outdoor film festival in Street.

Taking place over 3 nights, watch the classics on a big screen set in the grounds of the Grange, a historic Grade II listed manor house. Bring your blankets and chairs and enjoy the setting with your own picnics or refreshments purchased from local producers at our stalls.

Those attending the outdoor cinema evenings can enjoy exclusive discounts at the Clarks Village restaurants to enjoy a pre-cinema meal. Why not get a take-away and enjoy your food in the grounds of the Grange!

Discounts available

Grub’s Up: 15%

GBK: Classic burger, fries and fresh & fizzy drink for only £9.95 (extra £1.50 to upgrade drink to house beer or wine)

Pizza Express: 10% on food

Frankie and Benny’s and Prezzo will run a selection of promotions during the event

Food and Drink

Programme

Thursday 15th August 2019 

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (PG)

Friday 16th August 2019

Bohemian Rhapsody (12A)

Saturday 17th August 2019

Beauty and the Beast (2017) (PG)

Booking

Tickets are ON SALE nowl and advance booking is essential. Call the Strode Theatre ticket office on 01458 442846 or visit www.strodetheatre.org.uk

Adult £12.00
Concessions £10.50
Children £9.00
Family ticket (2 adults, 2 children) £38.00
Deckchair hire £5.00

 

Useful information

  • This event is outdoors and will be held in the grounds of The Grange in Clarks Village, Street Admission is from 7pm, previews and trailers at 8:30pm.
  • A Bar will be available.
  • Free Parking is available at the Clarks Village car park from 6pm.
  • In the event of rain the screening will continue and ponchos will be available to purchase. Unfortunately, we cannot offer refunds in the event of rain.
  • Picnics are welcome, however please do not bring any glass.
  • We strongly recommend bringing warm clothes and blankets.
  • Dogs on leads are welcome.
  • Toilet facilities are available.
  • See our frequently asked questions section below for more details

Seating Options

You have three seating options for the event:

  1. Deckchairs: are located directly in front of The Grange building on the gravel drive with a good view. Deck chairs can be purchased through the Strode Theatre box office or through the ticketing website for £5 each.
  2. Bring your own chair: You are welcome to bring your own seating – you will be placed on the grass behind other audience on the ground/blankets.
  3. Bring a blanket: You are welcome to bring your own blankets.

Please do not bring any windbreakers, tents or gazebos.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is happening on that day?
The Grange with Strode Theatre and Clarks Village will show one film a night on a large screen as detailed above. Doors open at 7pm and the films start at approximately 8.30pm and will finish by 11.30pm at the latest.

Where will the screenings be taking space?
The big screen is located on the Grange lawns opposite the food court at Clarks Village, and the audience will sit on the grass on their own chairs or blankets or you can hire a deckchair. The space will be cordoned off in the afternoon and after 7pm, only ticket holders will be able to access the space.

How can I book a ticket?
Tickets can be booked on the Strode Theatre website at www.strodetheatre.org.uk/whats-on, or by ringing the box office on 01458 442846.

What happens if there’s rain?
In the event of wet weather, the screening will still go ahead. Please check the forecast in advance and come dressed accordingly. Remember to bring warm (maybe even waterproof) clothing and a blanket if you wish, as it does get cool towards the end of a screening. Waterproof ponchos will be available. Only in the case of extreme weather, such as dangerously high winds, will the screening be cancelled. Unfortunately, we cannot give refunds.

What are the food and drink options?
Refreshments including soft drinks, alcoholic drinks and snacks will be available to purchase from stalls in the grounds.  Clarks Village food retailers are offering special deals – why not get a take away and bring it onto site. You are also free to bring your own picnic, but please remember to respect the grounds, drink responsibly and take your litter with you when you leave. Strictly no glass containers.

Can I smoke?
A smoking area is available for smokers to use during the screening.

Can I bring a dog to the screening?
Dogs on leads are welcome, and the owners are asked to keep control of their dog and consider others in the audience.

Will there be toilets?
Toilets are located within 20 metres of the site for visitors to use, free of charge. There will also be disabled toilets available. These are located at the entrance to Clarks Village.

Are children allowed?
Children are permitted at all of our events, if they’re of age to see the films classification. It is the guardians’ responsibility to ensure the rating of the film is suitable for their child/children.

Will there be wheelchair access?
The site is fully accessible.

I may need some special assistance at an event. How can I arrange this?
The screening space will be accessible and there will be disabled toilets available. The stewards are always available to assist disabled audience members as required. Please let us know of any requirements you may have in advance, by emailing enquiries@agtrust.org.uk so we can welcome and assist you to the best of our ability. It is worth noting that our outdoor screenings tend to be on grass with some hard surface availability but our stewards can help you get across any rough ground if necessary.

My question hasn’t been answered, where can I get more information?
Please contact the Alfred Gillett Trust at enquiries@agtrust.org.uk or 01458 444060. Alternatively, ring Strode Theatre box office on 01458 442846.