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Welcome to Wellesley Cinemas

SPECIAL INFORMATION... The TIMES SHOWN on this website are for the DOORS OPENING TIME - The Main Film will usually start approx 15 Minutes after this... HOWEVER for our LIVE EVENTS - R.O.H. R.S.C. and N.T. etc, the times shown are for the ACTUAL Performance STARTING - The DOORS OPEN for these shows 30 minutes BEFORE the stated performance time.

We are pleased to announce that we are currently featuring many


The Royal Opera House Season - National Theatre

R.S.C. productions - English National Opera

Bolshoi Ballet - London Theatre Series

Our Ticket Prices for Live Event Programmes are STALLS £12.00 - Concessions £11.00 - CIRCLE £13.50 - Concessions £12.50

SUN 26th Oct - 3pm - BOLSHOI BALLET LIVE - Legends of Love - Book HERE

Mon 27th Oct - 7.15 - R.O.H. Live - The Royal Opera - I DUE FOSCARI - Book HERE

SUN 2nd Nov - 4.30pm - ANDRE RIEU'S 2014 Concert (encore) Returns by Request!

Special LOW - One Price for Everyone - All Seats £10.00 - Book HERE

SUN 23rd Nov - 3pm - BOLSHOI BALLET Encore - Pharaos Daughter - Book HERE

Wed 26th Nov - 7.15 - R.O.H. Live - The Royal Opera - L'Elisir D'Amore - Book HERE

SUN 7th Dec - 3pm - BOLSHOI BALLET Encore - La Bayadere - Book HERE

Tue 16th Dec - 7.15 - R.O.H. Live - The Royal Ballet -

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Book HERE


Thu 29th Jan - R.O.H. Live - The Royal Opera - Andrea Chenier - Book HERE

SUN 8th Feb - 3pm - National Theatre (encore) - TREASURE ISLAND - Book HERE

Wed 11th Feb - R.S.C. Live - Love's Labour's Lost - Book HERE

Tue 24th Feb - 7.15 - R.O.H. Live - Royal Opera - Der Fliegende Hollander - Book HERE

Wed 4th Mar - R.S.C. Live - Love's Labour's Won - Book HERE

SUN 8th Mar - 3pm - BOLSHOI BALLET Encore - Romeo & Juliet - Book HERE

Wed 11th Mar - E.N.O. Live - La Traviata - Book HERE

Tue 17th Mar - 7.15 - R.O.H. Live - Royal Ballet - SWAN LAKE - Book HERE

Wed 1st Apr - 7.15 - R.O.H. Live - Rise and Fall of the city of Mahagonny - Book HERE

SUN 19th Apr - 4pm - BOLSHOI BALLET LIVE - Ivan Le Terrible - Book HERE

Tue 19th May - E.N.O. Live - The Pirates of Penzance - Book HERE

Tue 5th May - 7.15 - R.O.H. Live - The Royal Ballet - La Fille Mal Gardee - Book HERE

Wed 10th Jun 15 - 7.15 - R.O.H. Live - Royal Opera - La Boheme - Book HERE

Wed 1st Jul - E.N.O. Live - CARMEN - Book HERE

Sun 5th Jul 15 - 2.45 - R.O.H. Live - Royal Opera - Guillaume Tell - Book HERE

Tickets for our 'Live' shows are priced between £10.50 and £13.50 depending on the promoter of the event - Tickets can be pre-booked in advance on this website

simply click the book 'HERE' button for the performance that you require... you may also purchase tickets in person at the cinema box office (not by Telephone) during our normal opening hours.

Welcome to Wellesley Wellington

The Wellesley was built in 1937, in the traditional Art Deco style of that period, the large undivided auditorium seats 385 people on two levels, 235 downstairs in the "STALLS" and 150 upstairs in the "CIRCLE" which has raked stadium seating and provides a little more comfort and leg-room, the circle is restricted to persons over the age of 18, unless part of a family group.

Many improvements have been carried out over the years, including the installation of the latest Digital Projector, Sound System and of course 3D!

Our Venue also has full stage facilities, and often includes Live Stage Shows, including the highly acclaimed WAA Pantomime and the WAA Op Soc Musical Productions.

We have an induction loop system in the Circle area.

Disabled Access – There are five steps with handrail to the main foyer which gives access to the Box Office and Main Kiosk, Stalls seating, and a Unisex Disabled person Toilet.

Our foyer has a well stocked concessions kiosk, offering a large range of confectionery, popcorn, ice cream, cold and hot drinks, a Licensed Bar service is also provided on many performances, and a Circle Bar is normally available on many of our Live Stage Shows.

Customers are requested NOT to bring their own food and drink in to the
Cinema building, Smoking is NOT permitted, Mobile Phones MUST be completely switched OFF and not used inside the auditorium, this includes SMS text messages!

Customers are advised that a cinema is Licensed Premises and The Management reserves the right to refuse admission – without giving a reason.

For 3D Films

We do not charge a SUPPLEMENT For 3D Films... The USE of the special 3D Glasses are not charged, The Glasses MUST be returned at the end of the film – They are NOT suitable as Sunglasses – and they will NOT work at other cinemas

PLEASE NOTE – The CIRCLE is only available to persons
OVER the Age of 18 – UNLESS part of a Family Group

Babies in arms are not admitted, all other children must have an admission ticket

Where to find us

Wellesley Cinema
50 Mantle Street, Wellington, Somerset, TA21 8AU