Kick off the start of every month at Gala, as we screen classic films in our revamped Studio space. It’s a relaxed environment to watch your favourite flicks, with our bar open throughout for you to buy alcoholic tipples and snacks. Each ticket includes a free tea, coffee or soft drink to reinvigorate you, ready for going back to work on Monday.
Whatever Happened to Baby Jane
Sunday 1 March 2020, 6.00pm
Jane Hudson (Bette Davis) is an ageing child star left to care for her wheelchair-bound sister Blanche (Joan Crawford), also a former child actress. Stuck living together in a mansion in old Hollywood, Blanche plots to get even with Jane for the car crash that left her crippled years earlier. But Jane is desperate to keep Blanche imprisoned as she plans a new rise to fame, and tries to hide Blanche’s existence from doctors, visitors and neighbours while she devises a way to get rid of her sister.
Sunday 5 April 2020, 6.00pm
Set in Roman times, the story of a once-powerful general forced to become a common gladiator. The emperor’s son is enraged when he is passed over as heir in favour of his father’s favourite general. He kills his father and arranges the murder of the general’s family, and the general is sold into slavery to be trained as a gladiator – but his subsequent popularity in the arena threatens the throne.