A Dementia Friendly screening

The Wizard of Oz (1939)

Price:
£5
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The Alzheimer’s Society & Waterside are proud to present Dementia Friendly Screenings.

EVENT INFORMATION

Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home to Kansas and help her friends as well..

WHAT IS A DEMENTIA FRIENDLY SCREENING?

Dementia Friendly screenings aim to make cinema more accessible to local dementia communities by providing a fun and inclusive experience to enable people living with dementia, their families and carers to attend the cinema in a safe and welcoming environment.

The screenings are enhanced to suit the needs of people living with dementia:

• The lights are left on low, there are no adverts or trailers and the audience is allowed to move around – or sing along to any musical numbers!

• The cinema will be open for half an hour before the screening starts so that people can familiarise themselves with the space.

• There will be a short break halfway through the film for free tea and coffee to be served.

Tickets are £5.00, with a free place for an essential companion if required

Wheelchair spaces are limited so please contact Box Office for further information on 0161 912 5616

For upcoming dementia friendly screenings and information, please click here.

RUNNING TIMES

1 hour 42 mins + 15 minute break.

RATING

PG

MEDIA

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  1. April 1, 2020, 2 p.m. → Book Now

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