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Address: Chubb Building Fryer Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1HT, England
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+44 1902 716055
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09:00 - 20:30
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 20:30
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This unique arts center features galleries staging contemporary art...

This unique arts center features galleries staging contemporary art exhibitions, an art house cinema and a media reference library.

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The Nutcracker

The first time I have visited and would certainly go again, friendly, yes you can have a glass of wine, easy access from station to save driving, all positives. The negatives... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
tesker
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first time I have visited and would certainly go again, friendly, yes you can have a glass of wine, easy access from station to save driving, all positives. The negatives though it was advertised as the live performance of The Nutcracker - lasting 135mins so arranged lift from station etc, the afternoon performance was not a 'live performance but... More 

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Thank tesker
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here loads of time what a fantastic cinema it is, it's got such a friendly atmosphere and the staff are so nice. You can get an alcoholic in a proper glass or a coffee in a China mug and take it into the auditorium. It such a shame so few people use it - your missing a... More 

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Thank RichardPNuttall
Staffordshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

This small twin cinema, exhibition space and café is superb. It also hosts lots of regular community events. Housed in the old Chubb locks building this is a real treasure. It needs public support as grants from the council are cut. Cinema shows all the new films, cheaper than multi screens and much more friendly.

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1 Thank WillStaffordshire
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

People in Wolves are missing a trick not using the cinema more. It's nice that you can take a beer or proper coffee into the cinema for instance. Good choice of films. Some mainstream some independent. Chubb building is great also. We took the kids to see the latest Harry Potter. Worth noting it was £10 cheaper than the cinema... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We visit this place once a month for a music night! Its always a delight! You have NCP car parks around the area, this is the only down fall except the lack of beer choice .

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Wolverhampton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

Why don't more people come to this really good and attractive venue? The cinema is brilliant and has the latest films but there are so few people that go. I would be very sad if it had to go because of cutbacks. The staff are friendly and helpful. There is a good snack bar . There is space for the... More 

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1 Thank Jacky W
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

I visited the cinema here with a group of friends. The whole building is very quaint with cobbled stones and old windows. There is a lovely eatery which was surprisingly busy. The cinema itself isnt too big which was actually very nice. It felt a bit more intimate. I also visited the building one weekend when they were holding a... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

Such a lovely space for the arts, with gallery space next door to the cinema itself. It's excellent value for money and a great experience. Love the fact you can take your drinks in to the screen with you. The cafe is buzzing and there are alot of different events on offer to attract a range of people!

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1 Thank Penny N
Staffordshire
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191 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

This is a brilliant small cinema for those of us who want to watch the film without the annoying audience eating buckets of pop corn, drinking gallons of coke [& subsequent frequent trips to the loo], no one using phones or talking. But there is a café/bar and you can take in your tea/coffee/beer and cake! This venue also has... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

Superb place for films and transmissions of operas, ballet, plays etc. Friendly, warm ambiance in the cafe/bar. Excellent value all round Interesting activities. Check out their website. I have been going there for 25 years and Wolverhampton would be a poor place without it.

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