Coming up at Alnwick Playhouse

Judi Dench and Bill Nighy.
Judi Dench and Bill Nighy.

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel screens at the Playhouse six times in April – Thursday 9 (2pm), Tuesday 14, Friday 17, Wednesday 22, Friday 24, and Saturday 25 (2pm). 7.30pm unless stated.

Read our review of The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

• Two rather different films are among those on the Playhouse screen next week. Selma, the civil-rights drama about Martin Luther King, is on Thursday, April 9, at 7.30pm. The following day, at 2pm, rounding off the school Easter holidays is Disney’s latest family flick, Big Hero 6. Tickets £7, £6.50 conc, £7.50 premier, £5.50 child/student. Read our review of Big Hero 6.

• Theatre fans have another chance to see David Hare’s Behind the Beautiful Forevers, streamed from the National Theatre, on Friday, April 10, at 7pm at the Playhouse.