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Coming in 2014 to James Theatre Dungog…

  • Easter movies will be held again this year – for families and children ‘Mr Peabody and Sherman’ (PG) and for those of more mature years the Oscar-winning ’12 Years a Slave’ (MA15+)
  • Our next Live@theJames event is on Sunday 11 May, featuring leading classical guitarist, Bradley Kunda, with glorious soprano, Rebecca MacCallion
  • Our  ‘Down Memory Lane’ classic  series continues with ‘The Maltese Falcon’  on Thursday 1 May … why not bring a group and take advantage of our group packages including a Devonshire Tea…

and so much more….



Easter Movies
Saturday 19 April at 4pm and Monday 21 April at 1pm

Mr Peabody and Sherman (PG)

Mr. Peabody, the most accomplished dog in the world, and his mischievous boy Sherman, use their time machine – The WABAC – to go on the most outrageous adventures known to man or dog. But when Sherman takes The WABAC out for a joyride… Read more…



Easter Movies
Saturday 19 April at 7pm and Monday 21 April at 4pm

12 Years a Slave (MA15+)

In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty at the hands of a malevolent slave owner, as well as unexpected kindnesses, Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but … Read more…



Dungog Film Society
Sunday 27 April at 7pm

Stories We Tell (M)

A documentary which unpeels the complex life of Diane, an aspiring actress and mother, and the shockwaves that a series of impulsive actions unleash on her children, husband and community. Read more…



Down Memory Lane
Thursday 1 May at 10am

The Maltese Falcon

This film has been consistently named as one of the greatest films of all time. It stars Humphrey Bogart as private investigator Sam Spade and Mary Astor as his’ femme fatale’ client… Read more…



Friends of the James Theatre
Saturday 3 May at 4pm and 7pm

Noah (M)

In a world ravaged by human sin, Noah is given a divine mission: to build an Ark to save creation from the coming flood. This retelling of Noah and the Ark … Read more…



Sunday 11 May at 3pm

Bradley Kunda and Rebecca MacCallum

A Sunday afternoon concert by classical guitarist, Bradley Kunda and soprano, Rebecca MacCallum.  The first part of the program comprises solo classical guitar; the second part: duets for voice and guitar. Read more…



Dungog Film Society
Sunday 18 May at 7pm

American Hustle (M)

This film tells the story of brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld, who along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser is forced to work for a wild FBI agent… Read more…


pirates-125Maitland Gilbert & Sullivan & Musical Society
Saturday 31 May at 7.30pm and Sunday 1 June at 2pm

Pirates of Penzance

Details to be provided.



Friends of the James Theatre
Sunday 8 June at 4pm and 7pm

The Grand Budapest Hotel (M)

The film recounts the adventures of Gustave H., a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting… Read more…



Dungog Film Society
Sunday 15 June at 7pm

The Great Beauty (MA)

Journalist Jep Gambardella has charmed and seduced his way through the lavish nightlife of Rome for decades. Since the legendary success of his one and only novel, he has been a permanent fixture in the city’s literary and social circles, but when his sixty-fifth birthday coincides with a shock from the past… Read more…

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Buy Tickets




  • 19 Sat - 4pm 
    'Mr Peabody and Sherman' (PG)
  • 19 Sat - 7pm
    '12 Years a Slave' (MA15+)
  • 21 Mon - 1pm
    'Mr Peabody and Sherman' (PG)
  • 21 Mon - 4pm
    '12 Years a Slave' (MA15+)
  • 27 Sun - 7pm
    Film Society
    'Stories We Tell' (M)


  • 1 Thur - 9.45am
    Down Memory Lane
    'The Maltese Falcon'
  • 3 Sat - 4pm and 7pm
    Friends of the James Theatre
    'Noah' (M)
  • 11 Sun - 3pm
    Classical Guitar and Vocal Concert
    Bradley Kunda guitarist and soprano Rebecca MacCallion
  • 18 Sun -  7pm
    Film Society
    'American Hustle(M)
  • 31 Sat - 7.30pm
    Maitland Gilbert & Sullivan & Musical Society
    'Pirates of Penzance'


  • 1 Sun - 2pm
    Maitland Gilbert & Sullivan & Musical Society
    'Pirates of Penzance'
  • 8 Sun - 4pm and 7pm
    Friends of the James Theatre
    'The Grand Budapest Hotel' (M)
  • 15 Sun - 7pm
    Film Society
    'The Great Beauty' (MA)
  • 21 Sat 
    Dungog Community College
    A Masked Ball
  • 26 Thurs - 9.45am
    Down Memory Lane



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