Sunday, 16 December 2012

Pop-up Screens Presents Cinema in the Snow in Spitalfields

Pop-up Screens are bringing a very special set of screenings to the Dray Walk Gallery at the Old Truman Brewery - Cinema in the Snow, complete with a snow filled grotto, a 'wardrobe' door, and lots of snow, plus suitably seasonal refreshments.

"Stuck for Christmas party ideas? Looking for something different to entertain the kids during the Christmas holidays? Or just simply love festive films? Pop Up Screens could have the answer as it transforms into The Cinema In The Snow.
Back after a sold out Summer the outdoor film specialist will be moving into the warm for one week as it transforms The Dray Walk Gallery at the Old Truman Brewery on Brick Lane into a snow filled grotto, complete with a door posing as a wardrobe, Christmas trees, mulled wine, beer, pimped Moretto hot chocolate and of course lots of real (fake) snow.
Kicking off on Tuesday 18th December until 23rd September the schedule will include 
The Nightmare Before Christmas, The Muppets Christmas Carol, Elf and Gremlins. There will be up to 3 screenings per day – 1pm, 5pm and 7.45pm - making it perfect for not only meeting up with friends but as an activity for a kids day out or office Christmas party.
Doors will open 1 hour before the screening making sure people get the chance to soak up the atmosphere and enjoy the festive treats on offer. 
Founder of Pop Up Screens, David Leydon said; “Christmas is awesome.  It’s a fact and I desperately wanted Pop Up Screens to be involved in something Christmassy in London, so we got our thinking caps on and came up with what we thought was a good idea.  We tested the water a little bit and it turns out that what we thought was a good idea, lots of other people also thought it was a good idea.  So we set about turning this idea into reality and a snow machine and a wardrobe later and we’re well on our way.  It’s genuinely exciting to think we’re going to turn a concrete cube into a snow filled cinema, which you can only get into if you walk through a magical wardrobe.  I honestly can’t wait until we open our doors and start our Christmas stint as The Cinema in the Snow.”"

Full Programme:

Tuesday 18th December - 7.45pm - Nightmare Before Christmas
Wednesday 19th December - 5pm - Bad Santa
Wednesday 19th December - 7.45pm - Home Alone
Thursday 20th December - 1pm - Home Alone
Thursday 20th December - 5pm - The Grinch
Thursday 20th December - 7.45pm - The Muppets Christmas Carol
Friday 21st December - 1pm - Elf
Friday 21st December - 5pm - Edward Scissorhands
Friday 21st December - 7.45pm - Bad Santa
Saturday 22nd December - 1pm - The Muppets Christmas Carol
Saturday 22nd December - 5pm - Scrooged
Saturday 22nd December - 7.45pm - Gremlins
Sunday 23rd December - 1pm - Nightmare Before Christmas
Sunday 23rd December - 5pm - Miracle on 34th Street
Sunday 23rd December - 7.45pm - Elf

When - 18th - 23rd December 2012

Where - The Dray Walk Gallery, The Old Truman Brewery, Dray Walk, 91 Brick Lane, London, E1 6QL

Tickets - Tickets can be purchased in advance at at £10 for the under 10’s and £14 for adults. They is also a 10% discount on bookings of 10 or more and 20% for parties of 20 plus.


Link - Pop-up Screens

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