What's On


History Painting: Rose Wylie

Thursday 29th March 2018 - Wednesday 30th May 2018

Plymouth Arts Centre and The Gallery at Plymouth College of Art present a multi-site exhibition by internationally renowned painter Rose Wylie.


Figure Drawing Classes with Kathy Wray

Wednesday 2nd May 2018 - Wednesday 27th June 2018

May - June 2018: Figure drawing classes for both beginners and those with more experience in drawing.

Creative Learning

Creative Play 29 May

Tuesday 29th May 2018

Come into a stimulating environment where your child can lead you on a discovery of messy fun.


The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society

Friday 25th May 2018 - Thursday 31st May 2018

Lily James leads an all-star British cast in Mike Newell’s wistful, nostalgic and romantic adaptation of the acclaimed period novel by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows.


Funny Cow (15)

Friday 25th May 2018 - Thursday 31st May 2018

A stand-up comedienne in an all-male world, the film delivers tragedy and comedy in equal measure.


Bringing in Baby: Funny Cow

Thursday 31st May 2018

Film screening for parents, grandparents and carers of babies under 12 months to enjoy a sociable trip to the cinema. Free hot drink included!



Friday 1st June 2018 - Thursday 7th June 2018

A troubled young woman living in Jersey finds her herself pulled between the control of her oppressive family and the allure of a secretive outsider suspected of murder in this astonishing psycho-sexual thriller.


Let The Sunshine In (15)

Friday 1st June 2018 - Wednesday 6th June 2018

Juliette Binoche is both incandescent and emotionally raw in Claire Denis’s latest, a romantic comedy about a middle-aged Parisian woman in search of love.


Rebel Film Festival

Saturday 2nd June 2018 - Sunday 3rd June 2018

We're very excited to welcome the Rebel Film Festival, formerly the Plymouth Film Festival, back for its fifth year. Expect the usual phenomenal selection of high quality films, parties and people, plus look out for some surprises to celebrate an imp...


Rebel Film Festival: WELCOME TO THE GRIND

Saturday 2nd June 2018

Sometimes life can feel pretty hard going and make you want to break away from the monotony. Whether you’ll make it or not is another question of course; probably best to just stay put and keep spinning that wheel.

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25 and under

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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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.