What's On

Foyer Redevelopment

We are investing in Number 8’s future this summer – a significant refurbishment of the Foyer including the Box Office and Coffee Bar will be taking place between Monday 24 July and mid-September.

Box Office will be relocated from Mon 24 Jul until mid-Sept  

NT Live: Angels in America – Part Two, Perestroika

The second part of Tony Kushner’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play about the AIDS epidemic in New York in the 80s. Live via satellite from the National Theatre, London.

Thursday 27 July - 7.00pm

Britain on Film: Rural Life (U)

This second BFI Britain on Film collection is an evocative exploration of the UK countryside.

Friday 28 July - 7.30pm

André Rieu’s 2017 Maastricht Concert

‘The King of the Waltz,’ André Rieu celebrates 30 years since the formation of the Johann Strauss Orchestra in this Maastricht Concert.

Saturday 29 July - 3.00pm

The Hippopotamus (15)

Based on the Stephen Fry novel this comedy drama tells the story of a disgraced poet, Ted Wallace, who is summoned to an old friend’s country manor to investigate a series of unexplained miracle healings.

Saturday 29 July - 7.30pm

Hampstead (12A)

Diane Keaton and Brendan Gleeson star in this charming and funny tale about how love can be found in the most unexpected places.

Monday 7 August - 10.30am & 7.30pm; Tuesday 8 August - 7.30pm    

Smurfs: The Lost Village (U)

Smurfette and her friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty set out on a thrilling race through the Forbidden Forest to find a mysterious lost village.

Tuesday 8 August - 11.00am

Hampstead (12A)

Diane Keaton and Brendan Gleeson star in this charming and funny tale about how love can be found in the most unexpected places.

Tuesday 8 August - 7.30pm

RSC Live: Titus Andronicus

Blanche McIntyre returns to the RSC to direct Shakespeare’s brutal revenge tragedy. Live from the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon.

Wednesday 9 August - 7.00pm

Youth Theatre: Play in a Day

Devise, script, stage and perform in a play in a day!

Thursday 10 August, 10.00am - 4.00pm (3.30pm performance for family & friends)

Cezanne & I (15)

This historical drama traces the lifelong friendship between two renowned 19th century French artists, painter Paul Cézanne and writer Emile Zola.

Thursday 10 August - 7.30pm

Despicable Me 3 (U)

The continuing adventures of Gru, Lucy, their daughters – Margo, Edith and Agnes – and the Minions in this animated comedy.

Friday 11 August - 2.00pm; Wednesday 16 & Tuesday 22 Aug - 11.00am

Mindhorn (15)

This farcical comedy follows the antics of Thorncroft (Julian Barratt – The Mighty Boosh) a washed up actor given the unlikely opportunity to revive his career.

Friday 11 & Saturday  12 August - 7.30pm

Churchill (PG)

As tensions mount in the 48 hours preceding D-Day, Prime Minister Winston Churchill (Brian Cox), must prepare a final attempt to crush Hitler’s encroaching army.

Monday 14 August - 10.30am & 7.30pm (ST); Tuesday 15 August - 7.30pm

Despicable Me 3 (U)

The continuing adventures of Gru, Lucy, their daughters – Margo, Edith and Agnes – and the Minions in this animated comedy.

Wednesday 16 & Tuesday 22 Aug - 11.00am

A Man Called Ove (15)

Ove is an isolated retiree with strict principles and a short fuse, until a young family move in next door and an inauspicious beginning turns into an unlikely friendship.

Thursday 17 August - 7.30pm

Beauty & the Beast Sing-Along (PG)

Join us for the sing-along version of Disney’s live-action re-telling of the animated classic, featuring magical songs including Be Our Guest, Gaston and Belle.

Friday 18 August - 2.00pm

The Beguiled (15)

An atmospheric thriller from acclaimed writer/director Sofia Coppola starring Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, Elle Fanning and Colin Farrell.

Friday 18 & Saturday 19 August - 7.30pm

The Graduate (15)

Voted for by Friends of Number 8 The Graduate was a huge box office hit in 1967, nominated for seven Oscars and winning Best Director for Mike Nichols.

Monday 21 August - 10.30am & 7.30pm

Despicable Me 3 (U)

The continuing adventures of Gru, Lucy, their daughters – Margo, Edith and Agnes – and the Minions in this animated comedy.

Tuesday 22 Aug - 11.00am

The Promise (12A)

When Michael (Oscar Isaac), a brilliant medical student, meets Ana (Charlotte Le Bon), their shared Armenian heritage sparks an attraction that explodes into rivalry between Michael, and Ana’s boyfriend Chris (Christian Bale).

Tuesday 22 August - 7.30pm

Chance to Dance Motown Summer School

Are you age 55+ and in the mood to dance? Strut your stuff to hits from the likes of The Supremes and Stevie Wonder in this Motown themed dance workshop.

Wednesday 23 & Thursday 24 August, 10.30am - 12.30pm

Frantz (12A)

Set in Germany and France in the immediate aftermath of WWI, this poignant drama tells the story of Anna, a young German woman whose fiancé, Frantz, was killed during trench warfare.

Thursday 24 August - 7.30pm; Wednesday 30 August - 1.30pm

Cars 3 (U)

After being trounced in a race by upstart newcomer Jackson Storm (Armie Hammer), everyone begins to wonder if Lighting McQueen (Owen Wilson) should retire.

Screenings subject to confirmation Friday 25 August - 2.00pm; Tuesday 29 August - 1.30pm; Thursday 31 August - 11.00am

Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge (12A)

Johnny Depp returns as the swashbuckling anti-hero Capt. Jack Sparrow in this rip-roaring adventure.

Friday 25 & Saturday 26 August - 7.30pm