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A Wellesley Special - To commemorate the 200th anniversary of The Battle of Waterloo on Thursday 18th June - The Wellesley is proud to offer a unique opportunity to see the 1970 Epic Film "WATERLOO" (U) starring Christopher Plummer as The Duke of Wellington and Rod Steiger as Napoleon - This 45 year old film will screened at 8pm - Doors will open at 7.30 - Normal Wellesley prices will apply and our Senior Club concessions for over 60's will be available, including complimentary refreshments... BOOKING IS ADVISABLE either from the Box Office or you can Book HERE
Bolshoi Ballet - Theatre & Musical Series
Thu 28th May - 7pm - N.T. (Live Recording) - Man and Superman - starring Ralph Fiennes - Book HERE
Wed 10th Jun 15 - 7.15 - R.O.H. Live - Royal Opera - La Boheme - Book HERE
Thu 18th Jun - 7.30 - Special Presentation - 1970 Epic - WATERLOO (U) - Book Here
Wed 1st Jul - 7.30 - E.N.O. Live - CARMEN - Book HERE
Sun 5th Jul 15 - 2.45 - R.O.H. Live - Royal Opera - William Tell - Book HERE
Thu 16th July - 7pm - N.T. Live - EVERYMAN - Book HERE
Sat 18th July - 7.15 - Andre Rieu's 2015 - Maastricht Concert - Book HERE
Wed 22nd Jul - 7pm - R.S.C. Live - The Merchant of Venice - Book HERE
Wed 26th Aug - 7pm - R.S.C. Live - OTHELLO - Book HERE
Thu 3rd Sep - 7pm - N.T. Live - The Beaux Stratagem - Book HERE
Tue 15th Sep - 7pm - Handa Opera - AIDA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR - Book HERE
Tue 22nd Sep - 7.15pm - R.O.H. LIVE - Royal Ballet - Romeo and Juliet - Book HERE
Mon 5th Oct - R.O.H. Live - Royal Opera - Le Nozze De Figaro - Book HERE
Thu 8th Oct - LIVE Theatre Broadcast - The Importance of Being Earnest - Book HERE
Sun 11th Oct - 3pm - Bolshoi Ballet Live - GISELLE - Book HERE
Thu 15th Oct - 7pm - N.T. Live - HAMLET - Book HERE
Wed 21st Oct - 7pm - R.S.C. Live - HENRY V - Book HERE
Sun 8th Nov - 3pm - Bolshoi Ballet (encore recorded) JEWELS - Book HERE
Thu 12th Nov - 7.15pm - Royal Ballet 4 short Ballets in one Evening - Carmen/Viscera/Faun/Tchaikovsky - Booking SOON
Sun 6th Dec - 3pm - Bolshoi Ballet Live - The Lady of The Camellias - Book HERE
Thu 10th Dec - 7.15pm - R.O.H. Live - Royal Opera - 2 Short Italian Operas - Cavalleria Rusticana / Pagliacci - Booking SOON
Wed 16th Dec - 7.15pm - R.O.H. Live - Royal Ballet - The Nutcracker - Book HERE
Thu 4th Feb - 6.45pm - R.O.H. Live - Royal Opera - La Traviata - Book HERE
Sun 13th Mar - 3pm - Bolshoi Ballet (encore recorded) - Spartacus - Book HERE
Wed 6th Apr - 7.15pm - R.O.H. Live - Royal Ballet - Giselle - Book HERE
Sun 10th Apr - 4pm - Bolshoi Ballet Live - Don Quixote - Book HERE
Tickets for our 'Live' shows are priced between £10.50 and £13.50 depending on the promoter of the event - Concession Tickets are usually available - 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.
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
50 Mantle Street, Wellington, Somerset, TA21 8AU