Light House Media Centre, a registered charity, is the Black Country’s only independent cinema, housing two screens, 3 galleries and a café bar within the iconic Victorian architecture of The Chubb Buildings. Light House offers the city an eclectic packed programme of 21st century culture. It’s a meeting place of the curious, lively, friendly minds of Wolverhampton – a place to feel at home, relax, take in a film, knit or read a book with a coffee or bottle of wine – a hidden gem reflecting the best of our city and the world.

What’s on Today

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Information & Bookings

01902 716055

Box Office & Gallery opening hours:

9am - 8.30pm
Sat & Sun
Open 45mins before first screening - 8.30pm

Highlights from our Blog

  1. 27 May

    Artsfest: Alice Amter: An afternoon with Raj’s Mom

    A new addition to the Wolverhampton Artsfest celebrations, the WeLoVe Alumni Association at the University of Wolverhampton presents a very special event at Light House with Alumna, Hollywood star and Director, Alice Amter. The event takes place next Friday, 3 June at 3pm – 5pm. Alice, who plays Raj’s mother in the hit sitcom THE BIG […]

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  2. 06 May

    The Average Human – Public Meeting

    TAKE PART IN AN EXCITING SCIENCE EXHIBITION We are asking the public to come and have a lie down – and learn about the dangers of not having enough sleep and other common obstacles to good health. The interactive bedroom being created at Light House Media Centre in Wolverhampton is part of an exhibition called […]

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  3. 06 May

    Thelma and Louise

    ARTSFEST, curated by the University of Wolverhampton, is a month long festival at multiple venues in the city in May and June. We are pleased to be screening THELMA AND LOUISE on Tuesday 14 June at 7pm The screening will start with a premiere of final year Video and Film Production students’ shorts – The […]

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  4. 04 May

    Artsfest 2016

    We are delighted to be one of the participating venues in this year’s Artsfest, curated by The University of Wolverhampton. For the full programme, pick up a leaflet from our Box Office or around the city, or visit the website. At Light House, Artsfest activities still to come include: Alice Amter: An afternoon with Raj’s […]

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  5. 04 May

    Bowie: Influences

    An event celebrating the life, work, style and legacy of David Bowie. One Ticket 
entry to event: £10 includes: 4pm The Bowie Lecture: Talent Borrows, Genius Steals – Ron Moy, Cinema One Ron Moy is an expert in music and sound. Prior to his move to Wolverhampton in 2015 he was a senior lecturer in […]

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  6. 15 Apr

    Reclaim Photography West Midlands 2016

    Join us on Saturday 16 April to see how Reclaim Photography has taken over the public space at Light House. Reclaim aims to provide the public with a unique opportunity to see the very best in art photography and to raise funds for our regional charity Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer. The exhibition is open 9am […]

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  7. 06 Apr

    To See or Not to See – Willard adds Micro Bard to exhibition

    To commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, the world’s leading micro-sculptor Willard Wigan MBE has created what he describes as his “greatest portrait to date” of The Bard of Avon. The microscopic sculpture, placed in the eye of a needle, is smaller than a full stop in a newspaper, and sees […]

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  8. 05 Apr

    Andre Rieu’s 2016 Maastricht Concert

    IN CINEMAS – VIA SATELLITE Known to millions as ‘The King of Waltz’, André Rieu is one of the world’s most popular music artists. His legendary annual Maastricht concert is the most eagerly anticipated cinema event of the year, last year setting new box office records in several countries. Set against the stunning medieval backdrop […]

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  9. 31 Mar

    Shakespeare Live! From The RSC

    Hosted by David Tennant on Shakespeare’s birthday, Saturday 23rd April, and screened live from Stratford-upon-Avon, this star-studded show celebrates Shakespeare’s plays and their enduring influence on music, dance, opera, musical theatre and comedy. The Royal Shakespeare Company and its Artistic Director Gregory Doran is assembling a once-in-a-lifetime cast, including Dame Judi Dench, Sir Ian McKellen, […]

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  10. 29 Mar

    Update on Unlocked: Creative Corporate Day

    Please note that our Unlocked day, which was due to be held on 5 April, has been postponed to the summer. This is in response to business visitor preferences and potential to make the event even bigger, and also focus on tourism and schools. More news to follow when we confirm a new date.

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Films coming up at Light House

  1. Miles Ahead

    Biography - Drama - Music
    Don Cheadle
  2. Florence Foster Jenkins

    Stephen Frears
  3. Mustang

    Deniz Gamze Erguven

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