Carousel (1956, U)

The McCarthy2hrs 8minsCinema

Fifteen years after his death, a carousel barker is granted permission to return to Earth for one day to make amends.

Credits:

Directed by Henry King

Key Cast:

Gordon MacRae
Shirley Jones
Cameron Mitchell

Price: £7, £6 concessions, £5 Circle cardholders, Under 30s & NHS Staff, £5 Dementia Friendly Tickets & Carer goes free

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14 May - 15 May 2020
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Based on the lauded Rodgers and Hammerstein stage musical, this film follows the romance of Billy Bigelow (Gordon MacRae), a charming carousel barker, and Julie Jordan (Shirley Jones), a pretty worker from a nearby mill. When the attractive young couple gets married, they also both find themselves unemployed, which puts a strain on their relationship. When Billy finds out that Julie is pregnant, he resorts to extreme measures to get money, a decision that leads to tragedy.

Dementia Friendly Screening: Friday 15 May, 1.30pm
(with a short talk, an interval and refreshments)

trailer
dates

Thursday 14 May 2020, 7.45pm

Friday 15 May 2020, 1.30pm

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