£4 – £35.24

Laughter Is The Best Medicine Film Season

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Chase away the January blues and take advantage of our prescribed programme of highly potent vit-C(omedy) featuring side-splitting japes and the best in film tom-foolery delivered in easy to swallow spoonful’s across Preston throughout January.


Tuesday 8th January 2019 from 7pm

Withnail and I @ The New Continetal, PR1 8JP

Two “resting” actors leave the bustle of central London for a relaxing break in the Lake District in this highly celebrated British cult classic featuring Richard E Grant and Paul McCann.


Friday 18th January 2019 from 6pm

Passport to Pimlico @ The PPL, Cannon Street, PR1 3NR

The inhabitants of a London street discover buried treasure and documents proving they are really citizens of Burgundy. When the government tries to claim the treasure for the Crown, the Burgundians declare their independence.


Tuesday 22nd January from 5.30pm - 9.30pm (film only from 7.30pm)

Comedy Booster Injection - Stand Up to Stand Out Brace yourself for an intense course of treatment with our 2hr Women’s stand-up comedy workshop facilitated by Lynne Parker of Funny Women followed by 9 to 5 (1980) at The Continental, PR1 8JP

Build confidence and pick-up some ‘tricks of the trade’ to help you develop your personal performance style and create material. Please note: may cause improved self confidence and enhanced communications skills.

£25 in advance including film (booking advisable)


Saturday 26th January from 7.30pm

Monty Python and the Holy Grail @ The PPL, Cannon Street, PR1 3NR

The first feature film of the legendary Monty Python group takes us on a medieval quest in England, circa 932 A.D. Wise-cracking, sublimely irreverent and jaw-droppingly hysterical, this will bring laughter (and coconuts!) to our lives when we most need a dose of anarchic Python daring.


Book your treatments (tickets) in advance individually or as a full course of treatments. Advance booking onto stand-up comedy workshop is required.

Advance tickets for each screen £3.25 each / £4 door

Full course of treatments (4films) £12

Workshop £25 including 9 to 5

Workshop & all films £32.50

Comedy Genius is a celebration of comedy on screen, led by BFI, the Independent Cinema Office and BFI Film Audience network, supported by funds from the National Lottery.


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