Monday 2nd December at 10.30am & 7pm.
Wednesday 4th December at 7pm and Friday 6th December at 10.30am.
Once Upon a River by Diane Setterfield
An exquisitely crafted multi-layered mystery brimming with folklore, suspense and romance, as well as with the urgent scientific curiosity of the Darwinian age, Once Upon a River is as richly atmospheric as Setterfield’s bestseller The Thirteenth Tale.
‘Infused with the spirit of Jane Eyre, Rebecca and The Woman in White‘ – Independent
‘I was completely spellbound‘ – Ruth Hogan
‘A delight…I devoured it’ – Jo Baker
‘Truly extraordinary’ – Dinah Jeffries
Some say the river drowned her…Some say it brought her back to life
On a dark midwinter’s night in an ancient inn on the Thames, the regulars are entertaining themselves by telling stories when the door bursts open and in steps an injured stranger. In his arms is the drowned corpse of a child.
Hours later, the dead girl stirs, takes a breath and returns to life.
Is it a miracle? Is it magic? And who does the little girl belong to?
“Diane’s masterful storytelling draws you in to a beguiling tale, full of twists and turns like the river at its heart, and just as rich and intriguing.” (M L Stedman, bestselling author of The Light Between Oceans)
“Swift and entrancing, profound and beautiful. Give yourself a treat and read it!” (Madeline Miller, Orange Prize-winning author of The Song of Achilles and Circe)
Saturday 14th December – Matinee-3.00pm & Evening-7.00pm
Certificate: 12A Running Time: 2 hours
Jack Malik is a struggling singer-songwriter in an English seaside town whose dreams of fame are rapidly fading, despite the fierce devotion and support of his childhood best friend, Ellie. After a freak bus accident during a mysterious global blackout, Jack wakes up to discover that The Beatles have never existed. Performing songs by the greatest band in history to a world that has never heard them, Jack becomes on overnight sensation with a little help from his agent.
A brilliant comedy written by Richard Curtis and directed by Danny Boyle.
Judith & Sally warmly invite you to Meet the Artists at
Caxton Books & Gallery on Saturday 23rd November from 4-6pm
Join us for a glass of wine and an informal chance to meet a few of our wonderful artists, including:
Ken Kempley http://www.kenkempleyart.com
Sally Pudney http://www.sallypudneyartist.co.uk
Jennie Mace https://www.colchesterartsociety.co.uk
Sarah Milne https://sarahmilnepaintings.co.uk/
Saturday 16th November
Matinée at 3.00pm Evening at 7.00pm
Certificate: 15 Running time: 2 hours
ROCKETMAN is an epic musical story about Elton John’s breakthrough years. The film follows the fantastical journey of transformation from shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John.
This inspirational story – set to Elton John’s most beloved songs and performed by star Taron Egerton – tells the universally relatable story of how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop culture.