Cumbria Life Home and Garden Show 2018 – Masterclasses

Lake District Landscape and Language: Lost and Found

Lake District Landscape and Language: Lost and Found Friends of the Lake District's 85th Birthday Exhibition This exhibition, uses words and photographs to celebrating the 85 years of Friends of the Lake District. Historic Lakeland scenes taken from photographer Gwen Bertelsman’s book ‘Lakeland Life in the 1940s and 1950s’ juxtaposed with photographs of the same scenes as they look today, by renowned local photographers Rosamund and John MacFarlane. Accompanying the photos are ‘lost’ words for landscape taken inspired by their…
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The Westmorland Landscape Prize

A brand new exhibition and art prize developed by Rheged that celebrates and interrogates our relationship with the landscape. Selected from over 1000 entries from across the UK the exhibition consists of work by 70 artists. The top prize is £10,000 prize, announced at a special event on 12 September. The exhibition was selected by a panel of eminent individuals from the art world: Cherie Federico, Editor of Aesthetica Magazine; Anne Desmet RA, Artist and Royal Academician; and Hazel Stone,…
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Goldilocks & The 3 Bears with Gary Starr Pantomimes

A magical adaptation of the classic story Goldilocks and the three bears with larger than life character and puppet Bears and a wonderful story full of song and dance. *Please note this is a Live stage show – not a movie on the big screen. #keeptheatrelive *no photography or video to be taken during performance
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Date
Mon 21 October 2019
Time
2.30pm
Venue
Screen Two

Shaun The Sheep 2: Farmageddon

It’s close encounters of the herd kind in Shaun’s new out of this world movie. Strange lights over the quiet town of Mossingham herald the arrival of a mystery visitor from far across the galaxy… but at nearby Mossy Bottom Farm, Shaun has other things on his mind, as his mischievous schemes are continually thwarted by an exasperated Bitzer. When an impish and adorable alien with amazing powers crash-lands near Mossy Bottom Farm, Shaun soon sees an opportunity for alien-powered…
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Available Dates
31
Next Date
Mon 21 October 2019
Time
4.15pm
Venue
Screen One

Joker

Director Todd Phillips "Joker" centers around the iconic arch nemesis and is an original, standalone fictional story not seen before on the big screen. Phillips' exploration of Arthur Fleck, who is indelibly portrayed by Joaquin Phoenix, is of a man struggling to find his way in Gotham's fractured society. A clown-for-hire by day, he aspires to be a stand-up comic at night...but finds the joke always seems to be on him. Caught in a cyclical existence between apathy and cruelty,…
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Available Dates
6
Next Date
Mon 21 October 2019
Time
6.30pm
Venue
Screen Two

Wilderland Film Festival

Wilderland is a brand new film festival bringing important, breathtaking stories from the natural world to the big screen, made by independent filmmakers from around the globe. These ground-breaking short films will offer audiences unparalleled insight into some of the world’s most incredible wildlife, from snow leopards to orangutans to humpback whales. Wilderland founders Dan O’Neill and Isaac Rice will host and introduce each film live on stage. Suitable for all ages.
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Date
Wed 23 October 2019
Time
7.30pm
Venue
Screen One

Royal Opera House Live: Don Pasquale

Royal Opera favourite Bryn Terfel heads the cast for this new production of Donizetti’s comedy of domestic drama across two generations. The witty story of a middle-aged man whose supposed young wife runs rings around him – with her own ulterior romantic purpose in mind – has long delighted and surprised audiences, not least as presented with the sparkle of its music and the virtuoso skill of its performers. Damiano Michieletto’s exhilarating production shows how contemporary the characters still are…
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Available Dates
2
Next Date
Thu 24 October 2019
Time
7.30pm
Venue
Screen One

The Addams Family

Get ready to snap your fingers! The Addams Family is back on the big screen in the first animated comedy about this creepy and kooky clan. You may think your family is weird but the outlandish, bizarre, and completely iconic Addams Family, will have you thinking again.
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Available Dates
31
Next Date
Fri 25 October 2019
Time
11.15am
Venue
Screen Two

‘In Our Hands’ Premiere

Friends of The Lake District 85th Anniversary Celebration "In Our Hands” Premiere Poem written by Harriet Fraser Short Film produced and directed by Terry Abraham At the beginning of the 20th century, a group of visionary conservationists recognised that the fragile beauty of the spectacular Lake District landscape, which had been the inspiration for poets and artists down the centuries, was under threat from the conflict between ‘use and delight’. Out of this concern, at a rally in Fitz Park,…
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Date
Fri 25 October 2019
Time
7.30pm
Venue
Screen One

RIVAL ARTS AUTUMN FAIR

A chance to select early Christmas gifts from quality artists, crafts, photographers, jewellers and food producers.
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Available Dates
2
Next Available Date
Sat 26 October 2019
Time
10.00am