Postcode: CV47 9QPView Map (Stockton Rd, CV47 9QP)
Presented by Big Picture Show/Moving Pictures
Performance date and time
Friday, 18th January 2019
The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s (Academy Award winner Judi Dench) remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal), a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen’s Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favour with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. As the friendship deepens, the Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and joyfully reclaims her humanity. The Guardian’s Simran Hans says: “Dench is captivating as the cantankerous queen”
Parental Guidance (PG)
Main Box Office Telephone Number
Margaret Bailey: 814397 Wendy Charles 812751 or Margaret_m_bailey@btinternet.com
Doors open at 7pm. Refreshments include beer, wine and soft drinks. Limited Tickets - advance booking advised. Transport available - must be booked in advance.
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