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Welcome to Wellesley Cinemas

NEW! - Wellesley MOBILE APP - [APPLE] or [ANDROID] - Check Times & Book from your phone

To celebrate WORLD BALLET DAY Tue 4th Oct, - We present the stunning Australian Ballet production of - The Sleeping Beauty - 7pm

Lots of other LIVE Events lined up for October, including:- R.S.C. KING LEAR - Bolshoi THE GOLDEN AGE - Keneth Branagh THE ENTERTAINER - MISS SAIGON - All are listed below...

To see what is currently showing, please click on the blue "Films Now Showing" tab, which is the top tab on the left hand side of this page, this will then show you a complete list of our current and forthcoming programmes, please be aware that this list is not in date order, please scroll down as the film that you are looking for may be listed further down.


We are pleased to announce that we feature many

"EVENT" CINEMA SCREENINGS - LIVE or Captured Live - Including

The Royal Opera House - Glyndebourne

Bolshoi Ballet - Theatre & Musical Series

Admission Prices for our 'EVENT' performances are usually LOWER than many other venues, Standard Seats £13.50 often with concessions at £12.50, and Premuim Circle Seats at £14.50 often with concessions at £13.50 - we do NOT charge a Booking Fee !

To Book - Just click on the blue 'HERE' tab

Tue 4th Oct - 7pm - To celebrate WORLD BALLET DAY - We present the stunning Australian Ballet production - The Sleeping Beauty - Captured Live - Book HERE

Wed 12th Oct - 7pm - R.S.C. Live - KING LEAR - Book HERE

Sun 16th Oct - 4pm - Bolshoi LIVE - The Golden Age - Book HERE

Sun 16th Oct - 7.15pm - MISS SAIGON (15): 25th Anniversary - Celebratory Performance - Inc Jonathan Pryce & Lea Salonga returning to the stage to celebrate this long running musical hit - Book HERE

Mon 17th Oct - 6.30pm - ROH - Royal Opera LIVE - Cosi Fan Tutte - Book HERE

Thu 27th Oct - 7.15pm - Branagh Theatre LIVE - The Entertainer - Book HERE

Wed 2nd Nov - 7.15pm - ROH - Royal Ballet LIVE - ANASTASIA - Book HERE

Sun 6th Nov - 3pm - Bolshoi (captured Live) - The Bright Stream - Book HERE

Tue 15th Nov - 7.15pm - ROH - Royal Opera LIVE - Les Contes D'Hoffman - Book HERE

Sat 19th Nov - 5pm - Andre Rieu: CHRISTMAS with Andre - Book HERE

Wed 23rd Nov - 7pm - The Australian Ballet - CINDERELLA (Captured Live) - Book HERE

Thu 8th Dec - 7.15pm - ROH - Royal Ballet LIVE - The Nutcracker - Book HERE

Sun 18th Dec -3pm - Bolshoi (captured Live) - The Nutcracker - Book HERE

Tue 31st Jan - 7.15pm - ROH - Royal Opera LIVE - IL TRAVATORE - Book HERE

Sun 5th Feb - 3pm - Bolshoi (Captured Live) - SWAN LAKE - Book HERE

Wed 8th Feb - 7.15pm - ROH - Royal Ballet LIVE - WOOLF WORKS - Book HERE

Tue 28th Feb - 7.15pm - ROH - Royal Ballet LIVE - The Sleeping Beauty - Book HERE

Sun 19th Mar - 3pm Bolshoi LIVE - A Contemporary Evening (New Prod) Book HERE

Thu 30th Mar - 7.15pm - ROH - Royal Opera LIVE - MADAMA BUTTERFLY - Book HERE

Sun 9th Apr - 4pm - Bolshoi LIVE - A Hero of Our Times - Book HERE

Tue 11th Apr - 7.15pm - ROH - Royal Ballet LIVE - JEWELS - Book HERE

Wed 19th Apr - 7pm - The Australian Ballet - COPPELLIA - Book HERE

Wed 7th Jun 17 - 7.15pm - ROH - Royal Ballet LIVE - The Dream / Symphonic Variations / Marguerite and Armand - Book HERE

Wed 28th Jun 17 - 7.15pm - ROH - Royal Opera Live - OTELLO - Book HERE

Tickets for 'Event' Shows - £13.50 Stalls - £14.50 Circle (Concessions are available for many shows - Stalls £12.50 - Circle £13.50) - Special SENIOR CLUB Member Concessions including complimentary refreshments are available for all the BOLSHOI BALLET Shows.

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 350 people on two levels, 200 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 designated as the "Adults Only - Quiet Zone" and is restricted to persons over the age of 18,

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 installed in the Circle area and the Rear Stalls (back 4 rows).

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 available for many performances between 2pm and 9.30pm.

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.

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

PLEASE NOTE – The CIRCLE is designated as a "Quiet Zone" and is only available to Adults OVER the Age of 18

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