Light House, a registered charity, is the Black Country’s only independent cinema, plus galleries and a café bar, set within the Victorian architecture of The Chubb Buildings, Wolverhampton.

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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. 08 Mar

    Double Feature and a Cartoon

    LIVE THEATRE Central Youth Theatre presents DOUBLE FEATURE AND A CARTOON “Oscar Deutsch Entertains the Nation”, was a saying that rang out across the UK during the 1930’s with the explosive growth of Oscar Deutsch’s new chain of Odeon cinemas. A luxurious art-deco Odeon picture house opened in Skinner Street in September 1937, just as […]

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  2. 05 Mar

    Press Release: Oscar Wins Celebrated at Light House

    5 March 2018 Following another spectacular Oscars ceremony, The Black Country’s only independent cinema is ready to welcome customers to see some of the winners this Mother’s Day weekend and in the coming weeks as another awards season draws to a close. Light House Marketing Manager Julie Rennison urges fans to see the winners on […]

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  3. 09 Feb

    Press Release: Wolverhampton treasure in the spotlight

    PRESS RELEASE 9 February 2018 Wolverhampton treasure in the spotlight for a Shakespeare Classic Fans of the Bard are looking forward to the Royal Shakespeare Company’s live screening of his most famous comedy ‘Twelfth Night’ on Valentine’s Day, Wednesday 14th February. Sharp eyed locals have noticed a very familiar setting for the cinema trailer, which […]

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  4. 08 Feb

    Audio Description

    Due to a technical problem, Audio Description will not be available in our upstairs Studio Cinema until this issue has been resolved. In the meantime this DOES NOT affect our main Cinema 1 film screenings. Audio Description is available as usual in the larger screen. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. This affects […]

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  5. 07 Feb

    Exhibition: Suitable for all Lenses

    We are currently hosting the exhibition SUITABLE FOR ALL LENSES. Free entry, it is displayed in our main gallery throughout February. A group of up and coming professional photographers based at The University of Wolverhampton reveal their unique styles. For more info on our galleries, click here.

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  6. 31 Jan

    Call for Trustees

    Join us! We are looking for people who are passionate about the role Light House plays and will bring their skills, expertise and experience to complement and enhance the existing Board of Trustees even further. We are particularly keen to hear from those with experience in fundraising, finance/accounts and marketing. To express an interest and […]

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  7. 09 Jan

    An American in Paris – The Musical

    This breathtakingly beautiful Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the Oscar® winning MGM film, tells the impassioned story of discovering love in the ‘City of Light’. Featuring the gorgeous music and lyrics of George and Ira Gershwin (including the classic hits ‘S Wonderful and I Got Rhythm), stunning designs, and show-stopping choreography. With a record-setting […]

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  8. 09 Jan

    See the Award Winners and Nominees at Light House

    Awards season is fully underway with the Golden Globe winners announced and the BAFTA and Academy Award nominations now declared. Now is your chance to see some of the names featured here at Light House. Click the title for details of each film. THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE OF EBBING. MISSOURI (Fri 26 Jan – Thur 1 […]

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  9. 30 Dec

    Valentine’s Day at Light House

    Book now for Valentine’s Day screenings – Click title for details and booking: THINEMA RSC: Twelfth Night (7pm) CINEMA Journey’s End  (2pm & 5.45pm) Murder on the Orient Express (2.15pm) Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool (8.20pm) We’ll also have a love themed CITY VOICES on Tue 13 Feb and The Met Opera’s L’Elisir D’Amore […]

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  10. 30 Dec

    Christmas and New Year Opening

    We are closed from Sunday 24th Dec – Mon 1 Jan inclusive, reopening at 9am on Tuesday 2nd January. We wish you a very restful holiday season. For our January programme, click here.

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