Events

  • 22/08/17 - 22/08/17
  • 22/08/17 - 22/08/17
    • Hampstead (12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      In this charming and often very funny film, an American widow (Diane Keaton) finds unexpected love when she agrees to help an unkempt man (Brendan Gleeson) living in a ramshackle shed on Hampstead Heath fight to keep his home from developers who are determined to destroy it.

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  • 23/08/17 - 23/08/17
    • Leighton Tea Dance

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2pm

      We invite you to put on your dancing shoes and step back into an age of sophistication. This is your opportunity to waltz, tango, cha cha cha and quickstep! You will be entertained with the wide range of music we play and will receive complimentary tea or coffee and biscuits which will be served throughout the dance, which will no doubt bring back nostalgic feelings. If you like dancing, making friends, listening to music and a spot of tea; then come along! If you haven’t danced before no need to worry as there will be a workshop so you can learn all of the right moves.

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  • 24/08/17 - 24/08/17
    • Despicable Me 3 (U)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2pm

      Despicable Me 3 continues the adventures of Gru, Lucy, their adorable daughters - Margo, Edith and Agnes - and the Minions. With new villain Balthazar Bratt, a former child star who's grown up to become obsessed with the character he played in the 1980s, this proves to be Gru's most formidable nemesis to date.

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  • 24/08/17 - 24/08/17
    • Churchill (PG)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      As tensions mount in the 48-hours preceding D-Day, the now-beleaguered Prime Minister Winston Churchill, played by Brian Cox, must prepare a final attempt to crush Hitler's encroaching army. With the entire War effort ultimately hinging on this decision, the stakes have never been higher. As the Wartime leader clashes with his generals, tension builds with the Americans and Churchill must wrestle his inner-demons in order to navigate the Allies to victory.

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  • 25/08/17 - 25/08/17
    • The Last Word (15)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Shirley MacLaine is Harriet Lauler, a once successful businesswoman in tight control of every aspect of her life. Reflecting upon her accomplishments, she’s inspired to engage a young local writer, Anne Sherman (Amanda Seyfried), to pen her life's story. When the initial result doesn't meet Harriet's high expectations, she sets out to reshape the way she is remembered, with Anne dragged along as an unwilling accomplice.

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  • 26/08/17 - 26/08/17
    • My Cousin Rachel (12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      A dark romance, based on Daphne Du Maurier’s gothic novel, tells the story of a young Englishman who plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. However his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under her spell and her charms. Starring Rachel Weisz and Sam Claflin.

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  • 29/08/17 - 29/08/17
  • 30/08/17 - 30/08/17
    • Hampstead (12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      In this charming and often very funny film, an American widow (Diane Keaton) finds unexpected love when she agrees to help an unkempt man (Brendan Gleeson) living in a ramshackle shed on Hampstead Heath fight to keep his home from developers who are determined to destroy it.

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  • 31/08/17 - 31/08/17
    • Yerma

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7pm

      The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece. Note: Please note that the performance of Yerma includes strobe lighting.

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  • 07/09/17 - 07/09/17
  • 07/09/17 - 07/09/17
  • 08/09/17 - 08/09/17
    • Dunkirk (Cert. 12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Surrounded by the German Army on the beaches of Dunkirk during the Second World War, this film follows the rescue attempts by air, land and sea (under codename Operation Dynamo) of Allied soldiers from Britain, Belgium, Canada and France. Starring Tom Hardy and Kenneth Branagh.

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  • 09/09/17 - 09/09/17
    • Final Portrait (Cert. 15)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      This comedy drama is based on the memoir of a young American art critic (Armie Hammer) who is invited by the painter Alberto Giacometti (Geoffrey Rush) to sit for him in Paris in 1964. However, the portrait sitting extends into weeks as Lord becomes dragged into Giacometti’s life.

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  • 12/09/17 - 12/09/17
  • 12/09/17 - 12/09/17
    • Alone in Berlin (Cert. 12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      After losing their son on the battlefield during World War 2, Otto and Anna Quangel (Emma Thompson and Brendan Gleeson) decide to resist the Nazi regime in their own way and before they know it, the Gestapo are on their tail. Also starring Daniel Bruhl.

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  • 13/09/17 - 13/09/17
  • 13/09/17 - 13/09/17
    • The Beguiled (Cert. 15)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Starring Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst and Elle Fanning and set in Virginia during the Civil War, this period drama tells the story of a wounded Union soldier who takes refuge at a girl’s school. Sheltered from the outside world, the girls are taken in by the charms of the young man and the house becomes filled with jealousy and deceit, leading to an unexpected turn of events.

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  • 14/09/17 - 14/09/17
    • Dunkirk (Cert. 12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Surrounded by the German Army on the beaches of Dunkirk during the Second World War, this film follows the rescue attempts by air, land and sea (under codename Operation Dynamo) of Allied soldiers from Britain, Belgium, Canada and France. Starring Tom Hardy and Kenneth Branagh.

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  • 15/09/17 - 15/09/17
    • England is Mine (Cert. 15)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Named after a lyric in The Smiths’ song Still Ill, England is Mine is the unofficial biopic of Steven Patrick Morrissey (played byJack Lowden). Starting from the musician’s early life growing up in 1970s Manchester up until his introduction to co-writer and guitarist Johnny Marr, when they formed the iconic band, The Smiths.

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  • 16/09/17 - 16/09/17
  • 19/09/17 - 19/09/17
    • The Midwife (12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      French with English subtitles. Starring two of France’s finest actresses, Catherine Deneuve and Catherine Frot, this emotionally intelligent drama depicts the story of Claire (Frot), a calm, experienced and empathetic midwife and her relationship with her ex-stepmother (Deneuve), a drinker and a gambler, who re-enters her life suddenly, 30 years after leaving her dad.

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  • 20/09/17 - 20/09/17
    • The Magic Flute (ROH Live)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Julia Jones conducts The Royal Opera’s spell-binding production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute with a wonderful cast including Roderick Williams as Papageno. Prince Tamino promises the Queen of the Night that he will rescue her daughter Pamina from the enchanter Sarastro. He begins his quest, accompanied by the bird-catcher Papageno – but all is not as it seems.

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  • 21/09/17 - 21/09/17
    • The Beguiled (Cert. 15)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Starring Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst and Elle Fanning and set in Virginia during the Civil War, this period drama tells the story of a wounded Union soldier who takes refuge at a girl’s school. Sheltered from the outside world, the girls are taken in by the charms of the young man and the house becomes filled with jealousy and deceit, leading to an unexpected turn of events.

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  • 22/09/17 - 22/09/17
    • Maudie (Cert. 12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      This romantic drama is based on a true story about Canadian folk artist, Maud Lewis. When a brusque fish peddler, Everett Lewis (Ethan Hawke) advertises for a housekeeper, Maud Dowley (Sally Hawkins) takes the job. Under his strict supervision, Maud is only allowed to continue her passion for painting when she’s finished her chores. However, when her paintings are discovered by one of Everett’s customers, her rise to fame surprises everyone.

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  • 26/09/17 - 26/09/17
    • Final Portrait (Cert. 15)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      This comedy drama is based on the memoir of a young American art critic (Armie Hammer) who is invited by the painter Alberto Giacometti (Geoffrey Rush) to sit for him in Paris in 1964. However, the portrait sitting extends into weeks as Lord becomes dragged into Giacometti’s life.

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  • 27/09/17 - 27/09/17
    • Leighton Tea Dance

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2pm

      We invite you to put on your dancing shoes and step back into an age of sophistication. This is your opportunity to waltz, tango, cha cha cha and quickstep! You will be entertained with the wide range of music we play and will receive complimentary tea or coffee and biscuits which will be served throughout the dance, which will no doubt bring back nostalgic feelings. If you like dancing, making friends, listening to music and a spot of tea; then come along! If you haven’t danced before no need to worry as there will be a workshop so you can learn all of the right moves.

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  • 27/09/17 - 27/09/17
    • A Ghost Story (Cert. 12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      In this supernatural drama, a recently deceased white-sheeted ghost (Casey Affleck) returns to his home to console his grieving wife (Rooney Mara). Unable to reconnect, he has to watch from the sidelines as she continues on with her life.

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  • 28/09/17 - 28/09/17
  • 29/09/17 - 29/09/17
    • Dunkirk (Cert. 12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Surrounded by the German Army on the beaches of Dunkirk during the Second World War, this film follows the rescue attempts by air, land and sea (under codename Operation Dynamo) of Allied soldiers from Britain, Belgium, Canada and France. Starring Tom Hardy and Kenneth Branagh.

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  • 03/10/17 - 03/10/17
    • La Bohème (ROH Live)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Puccini’s passionate opera is conducted by Antonio Pappano and stars a superb young cast including Nicole Car, Michael Fabiano and Mariusz Kwiecień, in a new production by Richard Jones. When Rodolfo, a penniless poet, meets Mimì, a seamstress, they fall instantly in love. But their happiness is threatened when Rodolfo learns that Mimì is gravely ill.

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  • 04/10/17 - 04/10/17
    • Logan Lucky (Cert. 12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Siblings Jimmy (Channing Tatum), Mellie (Riley Keough), and Clyde Logan (Adam Driver) set out to execute an elaborate robbery with the help of Joe Bang (Daniel Craig) during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina during Memorial Day weekend.

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  • 05/10/17 - 05/10/17
  • 05/10/17 - 05/10/17
    • Hamlet (Encore)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7pm

      Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. Directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica) and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, the original 2015 broadcast was experienced by over half a million people worldwide. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralysed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.

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  • 06/10/17 - 06/10/17
    • Maudie (Cert. 12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      This romantic drama is based on a true story about Canadian folk artist, Maud Lewis. When a brusque fish peddler, Everett Lewis (Ethan Hawke) advertises for a housekeeper, Maud Dowley (Sally Hawkins) takes the job. Under his strict supervision, Maud is only allowed to continue her passion for painting when she’s finished her chores. However, when her paintings are discovered by one of Everett’s customers, her rise to fame surprises everyone.

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  • 07/10/17 - 07/10/17
    • Barnstormers

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Barnstormers is back! Barnstormers Comedy is one of the leading promoters of stand-up comedy. Barnstormers have had numerous superb comedians grace its stages over the past decade including Sarah Millican and Greg Davies. Each month their compere introduces three different top acts from the London circuit. Bring a group of friends for the perfect Saturday night out! Over 18s only please unless accompanied by a responsible person.

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  • 11/10/17 - 11/10/17
  • 12/10/17 - 12/10/17
    • Sunspots

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Tom is still single and living at home in his mid-thirties. Through his telescope he spots a woman sunbathing on a neighbouring rooftop and becomes concerned by a funny-looking mole on her back, but is it really anxiety about her health or a voyeuristic attraction that drives his desire to meet her? Faith and relationships are tested to the limit in David Lewis’s offbeat romantic comedy. Age 13+ recommended.

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  • 13/10/17 - 13/10/17
    • Sunspots

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Tom is still single and living at home in his mid-thirties. Through his telescope he spots a woman sunbathing on a neighbouring rooftop and becomes concerned by a funny-looking mole on her back, but is it really anxiety about her health or a voyeuristic attraction that drives his desire to meet her? Faith and relationships are tested to the limit in David Lewis’s offbeat romantic comedy. Age 13+ recommended.

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  • 14/10/17 - 14/10/17
    • Sunspots

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Tom is still single and living at home in his mid-thirties. Through his telescope he spots a woman sunbathing on a neighbouring rooftop and becomes concerned by a funny-looking mole on her back, but is it really anxiety about her health or a voyeuristic attraction that drives his desire to meet her? Faith and relationships are tested to the limit in David Lewis’s offbeat romantic comedy. Age 13+ recommended.

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  • 17/10/17 - 17/10/17
    • Coriolanus (RSC Encore)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7pm

      A full-throttle war play that revels in the sweat of the battlefield, Coriolanus transports us back to the emergence of the republic of Rome. Caius Martius Coriolanus is a fearless soldier but a reluctant leader. His ambitious mother attempts to carve him a path to political power, but he struggles to change his nature and do what is required to achieve greatness. In this new city state struggling to find its feet, where the gap between rich and poor is widening every day, Coriolanus must decide who he really is and where his allegiances lie.

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  • 18/10/17 - 18/10/17
    • Leighton Tea Dance

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2pm

      We invite you to put on your dancing shoes and step back into an age of sophistication. This is your opportunity to waltz, tango, cha cha cha and quickstep! You will be entertained with the wide range of music we play and will receive complimentary tea or coffee and biscuits which will be served throughout the dance, which will no doubt bring back nostalgic feelings.

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  • 18/10/17 - 18/10/17
    • God's Own Country (Cert. TBC)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Young Yorkshire farmer Johnny Saxby (Josh O’Connor) numbs his daily frustrations with binge drinking and casual sex, until the arrival of Romanian migrant worker (Alec Secareanu) for lambing season ignites an intense relationship that sets Johnny on a new path.

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  • 19/10/17 - 19/10/17
    • The Limehouse Golem (Cert. 15)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      This British horror thriller film is based on Peter Ackroyd’s murder mystery novel, Dan Leno and the Limehouse Golem and stars Bill Nighy and Olivia Cooke. A community is in fear after a series of murders so brutal they believe the killer must be the mythical creature Golem.

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  • 20/10/17 - 20/10/17
    • Victoria and Abdul (Cert. 12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Based on Shrabani Basu’s book Victoria & Abdul: The True Story of the Queen’s Closet Confidant. Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal) who has travelled from India to participate in the golden jubilee. As the friendship develops, Victoria begins to change her world view.

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  • 21/10/17 - 21/10/17
    • Pelleas Emsemble

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:30pm

      Oliver Wass harp, Henry Roberts flute, Luba Tunnicliffe viola Winners of Making Music's Philip & Dorothy Green award for Young Concert Artists Bax Elegiac Trio, Debussy Sonata, Mussorgsky "Pictures" (selection) Ravel Tombeau de Couperin and works by Bach, Tchaikovsky et al.

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  • 23/10/17 - 23/10/17
    • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (ROH Live)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Follow Alice down the rabbit hole in Christopher Wheeldon’s exuberant ballet, inspired by Lewis Carroll’s much-loved book. At a garden party on a sunny afternoon, Alice is surprised to see her parents’ friend Lewis Carroll transform into a white rabbit. When she follows him down a rabbit hole events become curiouser and curiouser...

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  • 24/10/17 - 24/10/17
    • The Emoji Movie (Cert. PG)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2pm

      Inside every smartphone is a hidden city known as Textopolis where all emojis live, hoping to be selected by the phone's user. In this world, each emoji has only one facial expression - except for Gene, who has multiple expressions. Animated comedy.

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  • 24/10/17 - 24/10/17
    • The Odyssey (Cert. TBC)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      French with English subtitles. One of the biggest productions in the history of European cinema, this French film about the life of the famous seafarer Jacques-Yves Cousteau stars Lambert Wilson, Audrey Tautou and Pierre Niney. Spanning thirty years of Cousteau’s life from 1949 to 1979, the viewer sees both the emotional and financial challenges the well-known researcher, scientist, inventor and filmmaker faced, as well as some beautiful underwater scenes.

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  • 25/10/17 - 25/10/17
    • STORYTELLER, STORYTELLER

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2pm

      What happens when two children’s storytellers arrive at the same place at the same time to tell their stories? And what happens if both of them think they are THE storyteller? A head to head that leads to a feast of clowning, physical silliness and some magical non-verbal storytelling, that’s what! Family fun from the winners of the Primary Times Children’s Choice Award and the Three Weeks Editor’s Choice Award at Edinburgh Fringe.

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  • 25/10/17 - 25/10/17
    • Victoria and Abdul (Cert. 12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Based on Shrabani Basu’s book Victoria & Abdul: The True Story of the Queen’s Closet Confidant. Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal) who has travelled from India to participate in the golden jubilee. As the friendship develops, Victoria begins to change her world view.

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  • 26/10/17 - 26/10/17
  • 26/10/17 - 26/10/17
    • The Emoji Movie (Cert. PG)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 5pm

      Inside every smartphone is a hidden city known as Textopolis where all emojis live, hoping to be selected by the phone's user. In this world, each emoji has only one facial expression - except for Gene, who has multiple expressions. Animated comedy.

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  • 27/10/17 - 27/10/17
    • Victoria and Abdul (Cert. 12A)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Based on Shrabani Basu’s book Victoria & Abdul: The True Story of the Queen’s Closet Confidant. Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal) who has travelled from India to participate in the golden jubilee. As the friendship develops, Victoria begins to change her world view.

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  • 31/10/17 - 31/10/17
    • The Limehouse Golem (Cert. 15)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      This British horror thriller film is based on Peter Ackroyd’s murder mystery novel, Dan Leno and the Limehouse Golem and stars Bill Nighy and Olivia Cooke. A community is in fear after a series of murders so brutal they believe the killer must be the mythical creature Golem.

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  • 04/11/17 - 04/11/17
    • Barnstormers

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 8pm

      Barnstormers is back! Barnstormers Comedy is one of the leading promoters of stand-up comedy. Barnstormers have had numerous superb comedians grace its stages over the past decade including Sarah Millican and Greg Davies. Each month their compere introduces three different top acts from the London circuit. Bring a group of friends for the perfect Saturday night out! Over 18s only please unless accompanied by a responsible person.

    • More info about Barnstormers Book Barnstormers
  • 11/11/17 - 11/11/17
  • 17/11/17 - 17/11/17
    • Guys and Dolls

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:30pm

      Leighton Buzzard Youth Theatre. Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser; by arrangement with Josef Weinberger. A fantastic musical comedy set in 1950s New York, with illegal gamblers, the Salvation Army trying to make the world a more respectable place, love put on hold and the cops one step behind! A fabulous show for all the family, with toe tapping tunes all the way - including "Luck be a Lady" and "Sit Down You're Rockin' the Boat" - tackled with the flair, energy and talent we have come to expect from the Leighton Buzzard Youth Theatre.

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  • 18/11/17 - 18/11/17
    • Guys and Dolls

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2pm

      Leighton Buzzard Youth Theatre. Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser; by arrangement with Josef Weinberger. A fantastic musical comedy set in 1950s New York, with illegal gamblers, the Salvation Army trying to make the world a more respectable place, love put on hold and the cops one step behind! A fabulous show for all the family, with toe tapping tunes all the way - including "Luck be a Lady" and "Sit Down You're Rockin' the Boat" - tackled with the flair, energy and talent we have come to expect from the Leighton Buzzard Youth Theatre.

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  • 18/11/17 - 18/11/17
    • Guys and Dolls

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:30pm

      Leighton Buzzard Youth Theatre. Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser; by arrangement with Josef Weinberger. A fantastic musical comedy set in 1950s New York, with illegal gamblers, the Salvation Army trying to make the world a more respectable place, love put on hold and the cops one step behind! A fabulous show for all the family, with toe tapping tunes all the way - including "Luck be a Lady" and "Sit Down You're Rockin' the Boat" - tackled with the flair, energy and talent we have come to expect from the Leighton Buzzard Youth Theatre.

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  • 21/11/17 - 21/11/17
    • Follies (National Theatre Encore)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7pm

      Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre. New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weissman Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have their drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves. Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee, and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production. Directed by Dominic Cooke.

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  • 22/11/17 - 22/11/17
    • Leighton Tea Dance

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2pm

      We invite you to put on your dancing shoes and step back into an age of sophistication. This is your opportunity to waltz, tango, cha cha cha and quickstep! You will be entertained with the wide range of music we play and will receive complimentary tea or coffee and biscuits which will be served throughout the dance, which will no doubt bring back nostalgic feelings.

    • More info about Leighton Tea Dance Book Leighton Tea Dance
  • 25/11/17 - 25/11/17
  • 01/12/17 - 01/12/17
    • Luke Jermay - Sixth Sense

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:30pm

      Luke Jermay is the most incredible man you’ve probably never heard of. He can read your mind. No, really; he can read your mind. He doesn’t use mind games or psychological tricks: he is not a trickster, there are no smoke and mirrors. He can simply read your mind.

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  • 05/12/17 - 05/12/17
    • The Big Band at Christmas

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:30pm

      Swing ‘n’ sing along into Christmas with the unique Five Star Swing Big Band show – as featured at London’s Leicester Square Theatre. Enjoy all your favourite Christmas songs with the dynamic Big Band treatment from Glenn Miller, Sinatra, Basie and Nat King Cole. Featuring Simone from the Ivy Benson Orchestra, Chris Smith (Jnr) composer and arranger for the BBC Radio Big Band, Herb Miller Big Band (Glenn’s brother).

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  • 07/12/17 - 07/12/17
    • The Nutcracker (ROH Encore)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      A young girl’s enchanted present leads her on a wonderful Christmas adventure in this beautiful classical ballet, danced to Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score. The young Clara creeps downstairs on Christmas Eve to play with her favourite present – a Nutcracker. But the mysterious magician Drosselmeyer is waiting to sweep her off on a magical adventure.

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  • 08/12/17 - 08/12/17
    • Young Marx (National Theatre Encore)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7pm

      Rory Kinnear (The Threepenny Opera, Penny Dreadful, Othello) is Marx and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night, Green Wing) is Engels, in this new comedy written by Richard Bean and Clive Coleman. 1850, and Europe’s most feared terrorist is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke and restless, the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary is a frothing combination of intellectual brilliance, invective, satiric wit, and child-like emotional illiteracy. But there’s still no one in the capital who can show you a better night out than Karl Heinrich Marx.

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  • 20/12/17 - 20/12/17
    • Santa's Little Helper

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 11:30am

      Young Albert Tuttle is nearly 7 years old – far too old to believe in Santa! How does a big fat man wearing bright red pyjamas fit down the chimney anyway? But Albert is in for a big surprise. For as he sleeps on Christmas Eve, a big fat man wearing bright red pyjamas tumbles down the chimney like a roly poly pudding. It’s Santa – he’s come for Albert’s help! Suitable for little helpers aged 3 years and above.

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  • 20/12/17 - 20/12/17
    • Santa's Little Helper

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2:30pm

      Young Albert Tuttle is nearly 7 years old – far too old to believe in Santa! How does a big fat man wearing bright red pyjamas fit down the chimney anyway? But Albert is in for a big surprise. For as he sleeps on Christmas Eve, a big fat man wearing bright red pyjamas tumbles down the chimney like a roly poly pudding. It’s Santa – he’s come for Albert’s help! Suitable for little helpers aged 3 years and above.

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  • 21/12/17 - 21/12/17
    • Santa's Little Helper

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 11:30am

      Young Albert Tuttle is nearly 7 years old – far too old to believe in Santa! How does a big fat man wearing bright red pyjamas fit down the chimney anyway? But Albert is in for a big surprise. For as he sleeps on Christmas Eve, a big fat man wearing bright red pyjamas tumbles down the chimney like a roly poly pudding. It’s Santa – he’s come for Albert’s help! Suitable for little helpers aged 3 years and above.

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  • 21/12/17 - 21/12/17
    • Santa's Little Helper

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2:30pm

      Young Albert Tuttle is nearly 7 years old – far too old to believe in Santa! How does a big fat man wearing bright red pyjamas fit down the chimney anyway? But Albert is in for a big surprise. For as he sleeps on Christmas Eve, a big fat man wearing bright red pyjamas tumbles down the chimney like a roly poly pudding. It’s Santa – he’s come for Albert’s help! Suitable for little helpers aged 3 years and above.

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  • 11/01/18 - 11/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 12/01/18 - 12/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 13/01/18 - 13/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 11am

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 13/01/18 - 13/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2:30pm

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 13/01/18 - 13/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 6pm

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 16/01/18 - 16/01/18
    • Rigoletto (ROH Live)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      David McVicar’s acclaimed production of Verdi’s potent and tragic opera is conducted by Alexander Joel, with an excellent cast led by Dimitri Platanias, Lucy Crowe and Michael Fabiano. Rigoletto, court jester to the libertine Duke of Mantua, is cursed by the father of one of the Duke’s victims for his irreverent laughter. When the Duke seduces Rigoletto’s daughter Gilda, it seems the curse is taking effect.

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  • 18/01/18 - 18/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 19/01/18 - 19/01/18
    • Aladdin (Sold out)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 20/01/18 - 20/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 11am

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 20/01/18 - 20/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2:30pm

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 20/01/18 - 20/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 6pm

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 25/01/18 - 25/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 26/01/18 - 26/01/18
    • Aladdin (Sold out)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 27/01/18 - 27/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 11am

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 27/01/18 - 27/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 2:30pm

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 27/01/18 - 27/01/18
    • Aladdin

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 6pm

      Leighton Buzzard Drama Group. Join us in old Peking as we follow Aladdin, Wishee Washee and Widow Twanky on a magical adventure. Comedy policemen, an evil magician and a rusty old lamp are all there too. Full of sing-a-long tunes, beautiful costumes and plenty of pantomime mischief, it’s a must for all the family.

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  • 07/02/18 - 07/02/18
    • Tosca (ROH Live)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Drama, passion and fabulous music – Puccini’s operatic thriller is one of the great opera experiences. Dan Ettinger conducts a star cast led by Adrianne Pieczonka, Joseph Calleja and Gerald Finley. The painter Mario Cavaradossi helps a fugitive escape – and so attracts the attention of Scarpia, the sadistic Chief of Police. Scarpia captures Cavaradossi and has him tortured within earshot of his lover, the singer Tosca.

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  • 14/02/18 - 14/02/18
    • Twelfth Night

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7pm

      Twelfth Night is a tale of unrequited love – hilarious and heartbreaking. Two twins are separated in a shipwreck, and forced to fend for themselves in a strange land. The first twin, Viola, falls in love with Orsino, who dotes on OIivia, who falls for Viola but is idolised by Malvolio. Enter Sebastian, who is the spitting image of his twin sister...

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  • 28/02/18 - 28/02/18
    • The Winter's Tale

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Shakespeare’s tale of love and loss becomes compelling dance drama in Christopher Wheeldon’s ballet adaptation, with music by Joby Talbot. King Leontes, possessed by a mad jealousy, believes his pregnant wife Hermione to be having an affair with his childhood friend King Polixenes. His actions tear their families apart.

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  • 06/03/18 - 06/03/18
    • Carmen (ROH Live)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 6:45pm

      Bizet’s classic French opera stars Anna Goryachova in Barrie Kosky’s intense production. The young soldier Don José intends to marry Micaëla, a girl from his home village. But when he meets the sensual and fiercely independent Carmen, he sacrifices everything to be with her.

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  • 22/03/18 - 22/03/18
    • Julius Caesar (National Theatre Live)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7pm

      Ben Whishaw (The Danish Girl, Skyfall, Hamlet) and Michelle Fairley (Fortitude, Game of Thrones) play Brutus and Cassius, David Calder (The Lost City of Z, The Hatton Garden Job) plays Caesar and David Morrissey (The Missing, Hangmen, The Walking Dead) is Mark Antony. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London.  Caesar returns in triumph to Rome and the people pour out of their homes to celebrate. Alarmed by the autocrat’s popularity, the educated élite conspire to bring him down. After his assassination, civil war erupts on the streets of the capital. Nicholas Hytner’s production will thrust the audience into the street party that greets Caesar’s return, the congress that witnesses his murder, the rally that assembles for his funeral and the chaos that explodes in its wake.

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  • 27/03/18 - 27/03/18
    • Bernstein Centenary (ROH Live)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      The Royal Ballet celebrates the centenary of Leonard Bernstein’s birth with an all-Bernstein programme from Wayne McGregor, Liam Scarlett and Christopher Wheeldon. Leonard Bernstein was one of the first classical composers in America to achieve both popular and critical acclaim. He was eclectic in his sources – drawing on jazz and modernism, the traditions of Jewish music and the Broadway musical – and many of Bernstein’s scores are remarkably well suited to dance.

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  • 04/04/18 - 04/04/18
    • Macbeth (ROH Live)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Verdi’s opera inspired by Shakespeare’s tragedy is conducted by Antonio Pappano, with a magnificent cast including Anna Netrebko, Željko Lučić and Ildebrando D’Arcangelo. The warrior Macbeth fights on the side of the King of Scotland – but when a coven of witches prophesy that he shall become king himself, a ruthless ambition drives Macbeth and his wife to horrific acts.

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  • 03/05/18 - 03/05/18
    • Manon

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      Kenneth MacMillan’s powerful telling of Manon and Des Grieux’s tragic love is a masterpiece of modern ballet, set to music by Massenet. Manon’s brother Lescaut is offering her to the highest bidder when she meets Des Grieux and falls in love. They elope to Paris, but when Monsieur G.M. offers Manon a life of luxury as his mistress she can’t resist.

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  • 12/06/18 - 12/06/18
    • Swan Lake (ROH Live)

      • Location: Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre
      • Time: 7:15pm

      The Royal Ballet presents a new production of Tchaikovsky’s magnificent classical ballet, with additional choreography by Liam Scarlett and designs by John Macfarlane. Prince Siegfried chances upon a flock of swans while out hunting. When one of the swans turns into a beautiful woman, Odette, he is enraptured. But she is under a spell that holds her captive, allowing her to regain her human form only at night.

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