Light House Media Centre, a registered charity, is the Black Country’s only independent cinema, housing two screens, galleries and a café bar within the iconic Victorian architecture of The Chubb Buildings since 1991. 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.

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Box Office & Gallery opening hours:

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

Highlights from our Blog

  1. 27 Jun

    Black Sabbath: The End of the End

    CINEMA ONE – VIA SATELITTE The End of The End chronicles the final tour from the band who forged the sound of metal – Black Sabbath. On 4th February, 2017, the band took to the stage in Birmingham, the city where it all began, to play the 81st and final gig of The End tour […]

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  2. 31 May

    Vegan Food and Meat Free Meals Event

    This event, organised by Jim Haughey of Meat Free Meals Co, will be an opportunity for those interested in vegan food and Meat Free Meals to come down and try the food for free and hear about what they offer as a company. It will be an opportunity for those interested in ordering but put […]

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  3. 31 May

    Channel 4 News live from Light House

    We were pleased to welcome Channel 4 News to Wolverhampton this week for a live debate of local people in the run up to the General Election. The one hour show, presented by Krishnan Guru-Murthy, was broadcast live from Light House’s iconic courtyard, and featured an invited audience of 80 made up of over 60s […]

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  4. 04 May

    The Met Opera

    This autumn we welcome back, by popular demand, the full season from The Met Opera. The season will feature ten transmissions, live from the Met stage, including five new productions and starry revivals featuring the world’s leading artists. Tickets are on sale, priced at £18 / £12.50 under 15s. Click the name link for more […]

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  5. 03 May

    Exhibition by Deaf Artists & Photographers

    Part of Deaffest 2017 ( An exhibition by deaf artists & photographers on display in the Main Gallery at Light House Media Centre during the whole of May. If you would like to find out more about the inspiration and techniques behind some of the pictures in the exhibition, come along to the Exhibiting Artists’ […]

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  6. 03 May

    Reclaim Photography Festival – POP UP EXHIBITION

    This eagerly awaited second international photography festival: reclaiming our cultural landscapes, returns to the West Midlands on Saturday 6 May 2017. Participation from amateur, student and professional photographers, from 56 UK towns and cities, and 36 countries world-wide has led to over a 1000 Festival images. Join us from 10am to 3pm on Saturday 6 […]

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  7. 10 Mar

    BECTU drop-in session

    BECTU, a sector of Prospect, the trades union for entertainment & media workers, invites you to an open, informal, drop in session at Light House Media Centre on Thursday 6th of April between 3pm and 7pm. This is for anyone to find out about BECTU, working in the entertainment sector or talk with the BECTU […]

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  8. 30 Jan

    Television Comedy Talk and Screening: Michael Cumming

    The University of Wolverhampton invites you to a special evening at Light House Media Centre, curated by acclaimed director and Fine Art alumnus Michael Cumming to celebrate the 20th anniversary of ‘Brass Eye’. Free entry – reservation details below. 5.30pm – 7.30pm Michael is best known for his groundbreaking television comedy work. His screen credits […]

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  9. 05 Nov

    Fantastic Beasts Competition at Light House

    To celebrate the release of ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ in cinemas November 18, Warner Bros. Pictures and Light House offer you the chance to win a selection of Fantastic Beasts prizes, including an official Newt Scamander Wand, Scarf, T Shirt and M.A.C.U.S.A Memory stick. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” opens […]

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  10. 20 Oct

    BBFC Masterclass

    Thursday 27th October 11am – 1pm Have you ever wondered how decisions are made for age ratings on films? What makes the difference between a 12A and 15 scene, and what material needs to be cut? Come along to our ‘Behind the scenes at the BBFC’ masterclass session and hear about both the history of […]

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