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Here you can find out what's on at Watermans over the next few weeks and months. Film, cabaret, comedy, live music, exhibitions and lots more. We hope you'll find something for you! If you'd like to search by date, check out our handy calendar.

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All About Eve (PG) – National Theatre Encore

Special Events Cinema

All About Eve (PG) – National Theatre Encore

20 May

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Cinema

High Life (18)

19 May - 23 May

Claire Denis’ first English-language feature sees a group of convicts assigned to a difficult space mission with the belief they […]

New Media Arts

Nye Thompson: CKRBT

19 May - 26 May

The processes of watching and describing the world are no longer the sole domain of people. Nowadays, and almost everywhere, […]

Cinema

Tolkien (12A)

19 May - 30 May

Tolkien explores the formative years of the renowned author’s life as he finds friendship, courage and inspiration among a fellow […]

Cinema

Woman At War (12A)

19 May - 23 May

To her friends, Halla (Halldóra Geirharõsdóttir) leads a quiet and routine life. But her happy and upbeat exterior hides a […]

Special Events Cinema

All About Eve (PG) – National Theatre Encore

20 May

Gillian Anderson (X-Files, NT Live: A Streetcar Named Desire) and Lily James (Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again) lead in All About Eve, broadcast live […]

Take Part

Pandemonium Summer 2019 0-24 mths

22 May - 17 Jul

Join Tamar Swade every Wednesday (term time only) in this fun musical workshop for parents/carers and their children, aged 0-24mths. […]

Take Part

Pandemonium Summer 2019- 2-4 yrs

22 May - 17 Jul

Join Tamar Swade every Wednesday in this fun musical workshop for parents/carers and their children, aged 2-4. Sing songs and […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Tolkien (12A) – Parent and Baby

22 May

Tolkien explores the formative years of the renowned author’s life as he finds friendship, courage and inspiration among a fellow […]

Cinema

Amazing Grace (U)

24 May - 30 May

In 1971, Aretha Franklin, the undisputed Queen of Soul, brought producer Jerry Wexler, her backup singers, and the legendary Atlantic […]

Cinema

Beats (18)

24 May - 29 May

Best mates Johnno and Spanner share a deep bond. Now on the cusp of adulthood, life is destined to take […]

Outdoor Arts

Bell Square: Orbis by Humanhood

25 May

  A visually astonishing outdoor duet that explores the relationship between humankind and Earth’s permanent natural satellite: the Moon. Performed […]

Family Cinema

Wonder Park (PG) – Half Term Family Cinema

25 May - 31 May

Wonder Park tells the story of a magnificent amusement park where the imagination of a wildly creative girl named June […]

Cinema

Dumbo (PG)

26 May - 27 May

Circus owner Max Medici enlists former star Holt Farrier and his children Milly and Joe to care for a newborn […]

Family Cinema

Missing Link (PG) – Half Term Family Cinema

26 May - 01 Jun

Hugh Jackman is Sir Lionel frost: a brave and dashing adventurer who considers himself to be the world’s foremost investigator […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Amazing Grace (U) – Parent and Baby

29 May

In 1971, Aretha Franklin, the undisputed Queen of Soul, brought producer Jerry Wexler, her backup singers, and the legendary Atlantic […]

Cinema

Rocketman (15 cert tbc)

31 May - 13 Jun

Rocketman is an epic musical fantasy about the incredible human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years. The film follows the […]

Cinema

Vox Lux (15)

31 May - 06 Jun

In 1999, teenage Celeste (Raffey Cassidy) survives a violent high-school shooting. After singing at a memorial service, she transforms into […]

Cinema

The White Crow (12A)

01 Jun - 06 Jun

The incredible true story of legendary dancer Rudolf Nureyev is brought vividly to life by Academy Award nominee Ralph Fiennes […]

Special Events Cinema

RSC Live: The Taming of The Shrew (12A) – Live

05 Jun

In a reimagined 1590, England is a matriarchy. Baptista Minola is seeking to sell off her son Katherine to the […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Vox Lux (15) – Parent and Baby

05 Jun

In 1999, teenage Celeste (Raffey Cassidy) survives a violent high-school shooting. After singing at a memorial service, she transforms into […]

Live Performance Hire

‘Allo ‘Allo

06 Jun - 08 Jun

“Listen very carefully, I will only say zees once…” Enjoy a hilarious evening in the company of St Faith’s Players […]

Cinema

Birds of Passage (15)

07 Jun - 13 Jun

From the filmmakers behind the Oscar-nominated Embrace Of The Serpent comes their latest epic, Birds Of Passage, a tale about […]

Cinema

In Safe Hands (15)

07 Jun - 13 Jun

Abandoned at birth, baby Theo’s uncertain future lies in the hands of the Child Welfare Services. Jean, who is no […]

Cinema

Red Joan (12A)

07 Jun - 10 Jun

The year is 2000 and Joan Stanley is living in contented retirement in suburbia at the turn of the millennium. […]

Outdoor Arts

Bell Square: Icarus by Southpaw Dance

08 Jun

Icarus is the brand new outdoor work from Southpaw, a company Bell Square audiences have seen before and loved! Featuring […]

Family Cinema

Paddington (PG) – Family Cinema

08 Jun

First there were the books, then the TV episodes and now the beloved bear we have all grown to love […]

Special Events Cinema

All My Sons (12A) – National Theatre Encore

09 Jun

Broadcast live from The Old Vic in London, Academy Award-winner Sally Field (Steel Magnolias, Brothers & Sisters) and Bill Pullman (The […]

New Media Arts

H4ppy D33p W3b by Systaime aka Michael Borras

12 Jun - 28 Jul

This year, 2019 the World Wide Web (www) is celebrating 30 years of existence. ‘Vague, but exciting’, this was how […]

New Media Arts

H4ppy D33p W3b: Exhibition Launch & Gallery Tour

12 Jun

Join us for the free exhibition launch and gallery tour of our new exhibition H4ppy D33p W3b by Systaime aka […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Rocketman (15 cert tbc) – Parent and Baby

12 Jun

Rocketman is an epic musical fantasy about the incredible human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years. The film follows the […]

Cinema

Gloria Bell (15)

14 Jun - 20 Jun

Gloria (Julianne Moore) is a free-spirited divorcée who spends her days at a straight-laced office job and her nights on […]

Cinema

Memoir of War (12A)

14 Jun - 20 Jun

In the 1944 Nazi-occupied France, young Marguerite Duras is a talented writer and an active Resistance member with her husband […]

Cinema

Thunder Road (15)

14 Jun - 20 Jun

 Jim Arnaud (Jim Cummings), a Texan police officer, struggles to raise his daughter as a love letter to his late […]

Family Cinema

Incredibles 2 (PG) – Family Cinema

15 Jun

In “Incredibles 2,” Helen is called on to lead a campaign to rebuild the Supers’ reputation, while Bob navigates the […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Gloria Bell (15) – Parent and Baby

19 Jun

Gloria (Julianne Moore) is a free-spirited divorcée who spends her days at a straight-laced office job and her nights on […]

Cinema

A Season In France (Cert Tbc)

21 Jun - 26 Jun

Abbas, a high school teacher in the Central African Republic, has fled his war-torn country with his two children. They […]

Cinema

Aladdin (PG)

21 Jun - 27 Jun

A thrilling vibrant live-action retelling of the animated classic, Aladdin is the tale of a charming street hustler Aladdin, courageous […]

Cinema

Booksmart (15)

21 Jun - 27 Jun

The directorial debut of Olivia Wilde and starring Beanie Feldstein (Lady Bird), Kaitlyn Dever (Detroit) and Jason Sudeikis (Horrible Bosses), […]

Outdoor Arts

Bell Square: Bellevue Hotel by Bash Street Theatre

22 Jun

A very clever, witty and well thought out show, and a fantastic finale… kept young and old entranced for a […]

Special Events Cinema

French Impressions – Memoir of War (12A)

22 Jun

For this last French Impressions of the season we will be showing the beautifully crafted and acted Le Douleur (Memoir […]

Special Events Cinema

My Home India (Cert TBC) – London Indian Film Festival

22 Jun

This inspirational documentary will have you in tears and every Indian glowing with pride. The film essentially uncovers one little-known […]

Theatre Hire

Stagecoach Performing Arts (Saturday 9.45 school)

22 Jun

Stagecoach Performing Arts annual show where the children from each school get their chance to shine on stage. Their weekly classes […]

Theatre Hire

Stagecoach Performing Arts (Thursday school)

22 Jun

Stagecoach Performing Arts annual show where the children from each school get their chance to shine on stage. Their weekly classes […]

Family Cinema

The Boss Baby (U) – Family Cinema

22 Jun

DreamWorks Animation and the director of Madagascar invite you to meet a most unusual baby. He wears a suit, speaks […]

Special Events Cinema

Chuskit (U) – London Indian Film Festival

23 Jun

Chuskit is a sprightly and mischievous young girl whose dreams of going to school are cut short after an accident […]

Theatre Hire

Stagecoach Performing Arts (Saturday 10am School)

23 Jun

Stagecoach Performing Arts annual show where the children from each school get their chance to shine on stage. Their weekly classes […]

Theatre Hire

Stagecoach Performing Arts (Saturday afternoon school)

23 Jun

Stagecoach Performing Arts annual show where the children from each school get their chance to shine on stage. Their weekly classes […]

Special Events Cinema

Abyakto (Unsaid) (12A) – London Indian Film Festival

24 Jun

Arjun Dutta’s debut feature film is a touching story about the relationship between a mother and her son. Abyakto narrates […]

Theatre Hire

Punjab Disappeared

24 Jun

A film by Jaswant Kaur Produced by The Punjab Documentation and Advocacy Project The documentary follows the story of thousands […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Aladdin (PG) – Parent and Baby

26 Jun

A thrilling vibrant live-action retelling of the animated classic, Aladdin is the tale of a charming street hustler Aladdin, courageous […]

Special Events Cinema

Arishadvarga (15) – London Indian Film Festival

26 Jun

An aspiring actor doubling as an amateur gigolo gets caught up in a sticky situation after accepting a surprise gift […]

Special Events Cinema

Small Island (15) – National Theatre Live

27 Jun

Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the playin cinemas, […]

Cinema

Diego Maradona (Cert Tbc)

28 Jun - 04 Jul

The third film from the Academy Award and BAFTA-winning team behind Senna and Amy, is a  high-end and definitive feature documentary […]

Cinema

Halston (12A)

28 Jun - 04 Jul

America’s first superstar designer, Halston rose to international fame in the 1970s, creating an empire and personifying the dramatic social […]

Cinema

Late Night (15)

28 Jun - 04 Jul

Katherine Newbury (Emma Thompson) is a pioneer and legendary host on the late-night talk-show circuit. When she’s accused of being […]

Live Performance Hire

LOL (Ladies Of Laughter) Noreen Khan

28 Jun

LOL (Ladies Of Laughter) with Noreen Khan comes to Watermans Arts Centre Brentford! Join Noreen Khan (BBC Asian Network) as […]

Family Cinema

Zootropolis (PG) – Family Cinema

29 Jun

Judy Hopps fulfils her dream of becoming the first rabbit police officer but is judged for her small stature. She […]

Special Events Cinema

Glyndebourne: Cinderella – Live

30 Jun

Cinderella (Cendrillon) A brand new production directed by critically-acclaimed actor and director Fiona Shaw (Harry Potter, Killing Eve), the classic […]

Parent & Baby Cinema

Late Night (15 – Parent and Baby

03 Jul

Katherine Newbury (Emma Thompson) is a pioneer and legendary host on the late-night talk-show circuit. When she’s accused of being […]

Special Events Cinema

Glyndebourne: The Barber of Seville – Recorded (2016)

14 Jul

Mischief and mayhem run riot in Rossini’s most popular comedy. Figaro, the renowned Barber of Seville, has a cunning that […]

Special Events Cinema

Small Island (15) – National Theatre Encore

15 Jul - 21 Jul

Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the playin cinemas, filmed live […]

Special Events Cinema

The Lehman Trilogy (12A) – National Theatre Live

25 Jul

by Stefano Massini, adapted by Ben Power The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told […]

Special Events Cinema

RSC Live: Measure For Measure (12A) – Live

31 Jul

“To whom should I complain?“ When a young novice nun is compromised by a corrupt official, who offers to save […]

Special Events Cinema

Glyndebourne: The Magic Flute – Live

04 Aug

Mozart’s most magical comedy of The Magic Flute returns to Glyndebourne for the first time in over a decade. This […]

Special Events Cinema

Margaret Atwood: Live in Cinema (12A)

10 Sep

On Tuesday, September 10th, the wait is over….The Testaments, Margaret Atwood’s highly anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, is revealed. The momentous literary […]

Special Events Cinema

One Man, Two Guvnors (12A) – National Theatre Encore

26 Sep

Featuring a Tony Award-winning performance from host of the The Late Late Show, James Corden, the hilarious West End and Broadway […]

Take Part Hire

London Art School with Sue Cooper

01 Jan

Please note: this is a hire so all bookings must be made through Sue Cooper at suecooper@artschoollondon.com London Art School […]

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