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cab-and-band2We’re bringing event cinema to the Winter Gardens Blackpool this December as part of #BFIBlackStar season.

Join us for a trip back to the 1940’s with an event cinema screening of the classic musical Stormy Weather.

For one night only, Blackpool Winter Gardens will be transformed into the Grand Foyer Club, where cocktails and zoot suits are the order of the day! Jive the night away to the swinging sound of our live band the Billionaires.

Ticket prices start at £15 

Standard tickets include:

  • Entry to the Art Deco cocktail bar with its 1940’s staff and patrons
  • Complimentary cocktail
  • Cabaret-style table seating at the screening
  • Party until late with live swing band and dancing

VIP tickets include all of the above, plus:

  • Reserved seating (front row tables)
  • Complimentary snack selection
  • Vintage-style Winter Gardens souvenirs

So put your glad rags on and get ready to feel film come to life!

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This event is part of the British Film Institute’s Black Star season: the UK’s biggest ever season of film and television dedicated to celebrating the range, versatility and power of black actors. Black Star explores the relationship between stars and the audiences who love them, spotlighting great performances by black actors on screen.

Take five and find out what Black Star is all about…

Celebrating the range, versatility and power of black actors, you can read more on this amazing season on the BFI website.

Stormy Weather in Blackpool

Our Black Star event is an immersive screening of the classic musical Stormy Weather.


If you would like to volunteer on this project, please take a look at the brief and complete the registration form.