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. 29 Jul

    The Rocky Horror Show Live

    Come and join Richard O’Brien and some very special guests for a guaranteed party, live in cinemas for one night only. Still the world’s favourite rock ’n’ roll musical 40 years on, the sensational Rocky Horror Show is hailed by critics and adored by fans around the world, and “still has audiences rolling in the […]

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  2. 17 Jul

    An important message to our customers

    Thank you for all the positive messages of support we’ve had this week following the news that all public subsidy is due to be removed from April. This funding helps us pay city centre rent on a large, unique and iconic space and allows us to screen a diverse selection of films and documentaries from […]

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  3. 10 Jul

    The Battle of Britain at 75

    BBC Radio 2’s ‘The Battle Of Britain At 75’ tells the epic story of the greatest aerial conflict of the Second World War. This live cinema experience comes from Biggin Hill in south-east London, the most iconic of Britain’s fighter stations.  Presenters Dermot O’Leary, Jeremy Vine and Sophie Raworth will be joined by the BBC […]

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  4. 08 Jul

    See it Make it – Free Film Summer Workshops

    Light House Media Centre and Into Film are running a free film making and animation workshop this summer: See it Make it. IF YOU ARE 14-19 AND AVAILABLE 17TH – 28TH AUGUST, AND ARE INTERESTED IN: * MAKING A FILM OR ANIMATION * SCRIPT WRITING * FILMING AND EDITING * MAKING A 2 MINUTE FILM […]

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  5. 06 Jul

    Cinema Projection Room Talks

    A rare chance to experience Jas Kapur’s celebrated Cinema Projection Room Talks. On Monday 6th July, Light House’s Jas will talk about the different projection technologies used in the cinema industry including 35mm and HD digital systems. The tour will also provide an interesting insight into how we at Light House operate and what the […]

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  6. 17 May

    Jazz in the Courtyard

    A new series of Jazz Sessions in the Courtyard are to take place this summer at Light House. The sessions, hosted by The Carl Hodson Combo, part of the Vintage Rhythm Collective, will be free of charge, with optional donations to the musicians’ hat! There are guest spots available for combos and vocalists (live performances […]

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  7. 11 May

    Don’t Leave Me Now

    ‘Don’t Leave Me Now’ explores the impact of young onset dementia on two very different families. Rachael Dixey, Professor of Health Promotion at Leeds Metropolitan University, cared for her partner with dementia for seven years. Cindy Toulman visited her husband in his care home every day for 10 years. ‘Don’t Leave me Now’ was inspired […]

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  8. 10 Apr

    Meerkat Movies – 2 for 1 Cinema Tickets

    Compare the Market launched their Customer Rewards programme on 3rd April. Existing and new customers can claim 2 for 1 cinema tickets every Tuesday or Wednesday here at Light House for a year with a qualifying product with See for details.

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  9. 08 Apr

    Nature’s Wellbeing Cafe Postponed

    Nature’s Sunshine Wellbeing Café – Scheduled for tomorrow 9th April PLEASE NOTE OUR CAFE FOR THIS THURSDAY HAS BEEN POSTPONED – KEEP POSTED FOR UPDATES!

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  10. 08 Apr

    Double Music Weekend at Light House

    This weekend we welcome music fans to Light House with some special screenings and events. Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck opens on Friday and runs until Thursday 16th April. A highly anticipated film from Brett Morgen, it’s a fascinating authorised documentary of the late guitarist and Nirvana frontman. We’ll celebrate Nirvana and the grunge genre […]

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Films coming up at Light House

  1. Cartel Land

    Documentary - Action - Drama
    Matthew Heinema
  2. Escobar- Paradise Lost

    Romance, Thriller
    Andreas Di Stefano
  3. Ruth and Alex

    Richard Loncraine

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