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Figure Drawing Classes with Kathy Wray

Wednesday 24th January 2018 - Wednesday 14th March 2018

Figure drawing classes for both beginners and those with more experience in drawing.


Looe Street Detectives

Friday 2nd February 2018 - Saturday 17th March 2018

Artist Sara Bowler and The Looe Street Detectives are investigating the people and events that made up this part of Plymouth over the last 500 years.


Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (15)

Friday 9th February 2018 - Wednesday 7th March 2018

This is a pitch-black comedic drama featuring a blistering central performance from Frances McDormand, and nominated for seven Oscars. Extra screenings added!


Darkest Hour (PG)

Friday 16th February 2018 - Thursday 8th March 2018

BOOK EARLY This stirring historical drama ushers us into the backrooms and bunkers of British government during a pivotal point in World War II. Nominated for six Oscars. Extra screenings added!


Jupiter’s Moon (15)

Friday 23rd February 2018 - Tuesday 27th February 2018

The director of the critically acclaimed White God has created this riveting Palme d’Or nominated supernatural thriller.


The Post (TBA)

Friday 23rd February 2018 - Thursday 1st March 2018

BOOK EARLY Described as a Hollywood all-star team’s riposte to Donald Trump, The Post dramatises the Washington Post’s publication of the classified Pentagon Papers, which exposed government lies about the Vietnam war.


Study Day: How Do Artists and Arts Institutions Really Work?

Wednesday 28th February 2018

This all-day event focussed on artists’ film and moving image and aimed at early career artists is a chance to meet and learn from experienced artists and arts professionals.


Phantom Thread (15)

Friday 2nd March 2018 - Saturday 10th March 2018

Paul Thomas Anderson once again teams up with Daniel Day-Lewis (for his final role before his retirement from acting) to paint an illuminating portrait both of an artist on a creative journey, and the women who keep his world running.


PAC Home Residency finissage event

Saturday 3rd March 2018 - Sunday 4th March 2018

Join our PAC Home Residency artists in celebrating their work.


RSC Live Encore: Twelfth Night

Saturday 3rd March 2018

Christopher Luscombe, Director of the ‘glorious’ Love’s Labour’s Lost and Much Ado About Nothing (2014 and 2016), returns to tackle Shakespeare’s greatest comedy.

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The road and pavement around the former Bretonside coach station is currently closed to traffic and pedestrians until May 2019 as the new development takes place. The two short term carparks on the road are also closed.

The main route to the Barbican via Vauxhall Street will not be affected.

You can read more details about the closure here and here.

If these closures affect your visit to Plymouth Arts Centre please let us know.

We’re investing in the filmmakers of the future! We want to make it affordable for young people to see the best new and independent releases, and for families to be able to take a trip to our cinema.

The price applies to any film in our regular programme. Please bring ID, and check the age rating of the film before you book.


We have waived the £1.50 online booking fee for our Friends, as a thank you for supporting Plymouth Arts Centre. This applies to all current and new Friends.

If you would like to receive this and other exclusive benefits, such as ticket discounts and priority booking, please click the link below or ask about the Friends scheme at the Box Office.

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Get a discount (each ticket for £7) when you book a ticket for 3 or more different F-Rated films in the programme at the same time.

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