On Sunday 8th May the ActOne Cinema hosted two special events. The first of these was the screening of the documentary 'Barry and Joan'. story of life in vaudeville. The screening was followed by a Q&A with the director Aubrey Rumsby and the star of the film - Barry Grantham
Describes as an "Insight into the creative world of Barry and Joan Grantham, a couple who have kept the skills of British vaudeville theater alive for over 70 years"
This was followed by our gala screening of Downton Abbey: A New Era.
"The Crawley family goes on a grand journey to the South of France to uncover the mystery of the dowager countess's newly inherited villa."
This screening was a sell out and each ticket sold made a substantial contribution to the launch of our fundraising for the second screen. The film was also followed by a Q&A with members of the cast and crew. A huge thank you to all our customers who came along!