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Rebecca Marshall outside Electric Palace cinema in Hastings Old Town

Electric Palace cinema calls on community for support to save it from closure

With news of nationwide closures of the Cineworld and Picturehouses cinema chains, The Electric Palace cinema in Hastings Old Town is now calling on the local community to visit and support the cinema or it faces imminent closure, says Annie Waite.

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Thursday morning screenings back at Electric Palace

Great news – Thursday morning 11am weekly screenings will begin again at the Electric Palace, starting this Thursday 1 October, with this year’s Oscar-winning Best Picture, Parasite, writes Annie Waite.

Posted 14:33 Tuesday, Sep 29, 2020 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite cinema Electric Palace electric palace cinema Film Hastings Hastings Old Town parasite screening
Vocal Explosion

Culture to feed the Covid-19 soul

In these challenging times, we need other things besides food to nurture us. And at this time it is an opportunity to exercise not only our bodies but our minds and do those things that we have always wanted to do – and found excuses not to do  or simply never done or achieved.  Lauris Morgan-Griffiths wondered what there was out there to be enjoyed online, locally and nationally, from your home.

Old Movies Saved My Life poster

Old Movies Saved My Life

Remember the days before we forgot the true meaning of Christmas – like watching Gone with The Wind after too much pudding? Comedian Mel Byron does, says Annie Waite.

Posted 08:55 Wednesday, Dec 11, 2019 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite Christmas cinema classic film Comedy Electric Palace electric palace cinema Gone with the Wind Hastings It's A Wonderful Life live comedy Old Town Shop Around the Corner
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Gather your team for a fun festive film quiz

Love movies? Enjoy a good quiz? Or perhaps you need a fun team-building event? Then head to the Electric Palace cinema in Hastings Old Town for the ‘Seananigans Xmas Film Quiz’ coming soon, says Annie Waite.

Posted 19:56 Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite cinema Electric Palace Facebook Hastings quiz Sean Hollebon Seananigans
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Skateboarding films triple bill at Electric Palace

“Fall. Get back up,” says the encouraging skateboarding mantra on the movie poster for Jonah Hill’s touching debut film triumph, Mid90s, which you can see on Friday 25 October at Electric Palace cinema. The film is screening as part of a triple bill of skateboarding-themed films, including two local short films, one of which spans 35 years of the Hastings skate scene, says Annie Waite.

Posted 09:21 Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite cinema Electric Palace Film Hastings Jonah Hill Julia Andrews-Clifford Los Angeles Lucas Hedges mark richardson Mid 90s skateboarding Source Park Sunny Suljic Young Electrics

Bette Davis comes to Hastings

What do the Electric Palace in Hastings, Hollywood legend Bette Davis, and an Ethiopian choreographer, have in common, you might ask? Glenys Jacques (pictured left) explains the connection…

Posted 17:49 Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019 In: Arts News Tags: Bette Davis Bette Davis On The Edge Christine St John Electric Palace Film Glenys Jacques GX Jacques In This Messeret Yirga Centre Our Life play
Laurie Temple performing at the Electric Palace

Electric magic!

Following a sell-out success of his magic variety show earlier this year, award-winning, international entertainer Laurie Temple returns to the Electric Palace, High Street, Hastings for two more shows on Saturday July 27 writes HOT’s Paul Way-Rider.

Posted 15:53 Monday, Jul 1, 2019 In: Performance Tags: Electric Palace Laurie Temple magic
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