Talks, tours & events

Beautiful Boy

Thu 28 Feb | 4.30pm & 7.00pm

Starring Academy Award nominees Timothee Chalamet and Steve Carell, Beautiful Boy is a deeply moving portrait of a family’s unwavering love and commitment to each other in the face of their son’s addiction and his attempts at recovery.

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Eastbourne Sketchers

Sat 2 Mar | 2.30pm to 4.30pm

Eastbourne Sketchers is a free group run by members of the community for people who love to sketch from real life. Everyone is welcome, artist or beginner, we can all learn from and be inspired by each other.

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The Passenger

Sat 2 Mar | 2.00pm

When David Locke (Jack Nicholson) impulsively exchanges identities with a businessman he finds dead in a North African hotel room, he believes he’s starting anew. But passing himself off as someone else doesn’t mean he’s escaping the past… One of the great masterpieces from director Michelangelo Antonioni, this engrossing thriller features some of his most memorable and eloquent images. Suspense, intrigue, wit, visual beauty, ideas: this classic has them all in spades.

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Mary Queen of Scots

Sat 2 Mar | 4.30pm

Mary Queen of Scots explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart. Queen of France at 16 and widowed at 18, Mary defies pressure to remarry. Instead, she returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. But Scotland and England fall under the rule of the compelling Elizabeth I. Each young Queen beholds her “sister” in fear and fascination.

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Art Store Tour

Sun 3 Mar | 12.00 noon

Guided by one of our knowledgeable gallery team, you will learn about the story of Towner’s impressive art collection, from the original Victorian bequest to recent acquisitions of works by contemporary artists.

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The Passenger

Sun 3 Mar | 4.45pm

When David Locke (Jack Nicholson) impulsively exchanges identities with a businessman he finds dead in a North African hotel room, he believes he’s starting anew. But passing himself off as someone else doesn’t mean he’s escaping the past… One of the great masterpieces from director Michelangelo Antonioni, this engrossing thriller features some of his most memorable and eloquent images. Suspense, intrigue, wit, visual beauty, ideas: this classic has them all in spades.

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Mary Queen of Scots

Sun 3 Mar | 2.00pm

Mary Queen of Scots explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart. Queen of France at 16 and widowed at 18, Mary defies pressure to remarry. Instead, she returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. But Scotland and England fall under the rule of the compelling Elizabeth I. Each young Queen beholds her “sister” in fear and fascination.

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Open Ended

Tue 5 Mar | 10.00am - 12.00pm

A monthly exploration of our collection and exhibitions designed to support those with memory loss.

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Mary Queen of Scots

Thu 7 Mar | 4.15pm & 7.00pm

Mary Queen of Scots explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart. Queen of France at 16 and widowed at 18, Mary defies pressure to remarry. Instead, she returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. But Scotland and England fall under the rule of the compelling Elizabeth I. Each young Queen beholds her “sister” in fear and fascination.

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Together + intro

Sat 9 Mar | 2.00pm

Together is a beautiful and expressive experimental feature about two deaf dockworkers wandering the streets of London, directed by Lorenza Mazzetti - the only female filmmaker to be associated with the Free Cinema movement.

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