Rheged Centre

Rheged Centre
Redhills, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0DQ
  • Telephone 01768 868000
  • Opening times Daily 8.30am–5.30pm.
  • Seasonal times Closed Dec 25 and 26
  • Email
  • Website www.rheged.com
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Rheged Centre

Rheged is located at the northern gateway to the Lake District, at Penrith. Opened in 2000, the centre welcomes over 450,000 visitors every year. The vision of a Cumbrian farmer, John Dunning, Rheged is a centre that celebrates its place, through its programme of arts and family events and exhibitions, as well as its food and shops.

Events at this venue

There are 20 events at this location

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a-ha: The Movie

  • 2021
  • 1h 49min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Thomas Robsahm, Aslaug Holm

A-ha's hit Take On Me is still one of the most played songs of the last millennium. This documentary follows the band over a period of four years, sharing the full story of how three young men followed their impossible dream of making it big. When Take On Me reached number 1 on Billboard in the US in 1985 that dream came…

Fri 20 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Adrian Hayes - To the Ends of the Earth

Presented by Speakers from the Edge   Record-breaking adventurer and author Adrian Hayes takes audiences on a journey through the jungles, seas, deserts, ice caps and mountains of the world that he has devoted much of his life to exploring. In this presentation, the former Gurkha Officer will speak of his deep…

Sun 18 Sep

£15–£18 / 01768 868000

The Bob's Burgers Movie

This animated, big-screen, musical comedy-mystery-adventure is based on the longrunning Emmy®-winning series. The story begins when a ruptured water main creates an enormous sinkhole right in front of Bobs Burgers, blocking the entrance indefinitely and ruining the Belchers' plans for a successful summer. While Bob and…

Fri 27 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Sat 28 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Sun 29 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

…and 7 more dates until 5 Jun

Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake

A tragic love story ensues when young Prince Siegfried meets Odette, who is white swan by day and human by night. Odette can only wait for an oath of true love to break the curse. This tale of love, drama and deception is brought to life by Russia's world famous Bolshoi Ballet.

Thu 19 May

£14–£16 / 01768 868000

Sun 22 May

£14–£16 / 01768 868000

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

  • 2022
  • US
  • 2h 6min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Sam Raimi
  • Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Elizabeth Olsen, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Benedict Wong, Xochitl Gomez, Michael Stuhlbarg, Rachel McAdams
  • UK release: 6 May 2022

A second film for Marvel's magical doctor played by Benedict Cumberbatch.

Tue 17 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Wed 18 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Thu 19 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Downton Abbey: A New Era

  • 2022
  • UK / US
  • 2h 5min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Simon Curtis
  • Cast: Hugh Bonneville, Elizabeth McGovern, Maggie Smith, Michelle Dockery, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Phyllis Logan

The Crawleys visit the South of France to find out why the Dowager Countess has been gifted a villa.

Tue 17 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

  • 13:15

Wed 18 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Thu 19 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Fri 20 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Elizabeth: A Portrait in Parts

  • 2022
  • 1h 29min
  • Directed by: Roger Michell

Director: Roger Michell Duration: 89 minutes A unique and inventive feature documentary about the life of Queen Elizabeth II. Directed by the late, great and much celebrated Roger Michell (Notting Hill, The Duke) Elizabeth: A Portrait in Parts is a nostalgic, uplifting and fresh modern chronicle of the extraordinary…

Wed 25 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Thu 26 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Fri 27 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

…and 6 more dates until 2 Jun

The Hermit of Treig

  • 2022
  • 1h 19min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Lizzie MacKenzie

Deteriorating health causes an elderly hermit to question his ability to live in wilderness.

Tue 17 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

  • 14:00

Wed 18 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Thu 19 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Introduction to Life Drawing with Catherine MacDiarmid

Working direct from a life model, you will be guided through different drawing techniques using graphite and charcoal. This introductory class is intended to nurture both an experimental approach to life drawing and good observational skills while promoting good discipline within the traditions of a life room setting.

Sun 12 Jun

£60 / 01768 868000

Leo Houlding – Closer to the Edge

Leo Houlding is one of the world's best climbers; big walls, Everest, triple peaks in as many days, you name it, Leo's probably climbed it! With a brief overview of his life, Leo's brand new show will follow on from his previous tour (The Spectre Expedition, 2019) bringing audiences up to date with his audacious…

Sun 9 Oct

£15–£18 / 01768 868000

Metropolitan Opera: Hamlet

  • 2022

When Australian composer Brett Dean’s Hamlet had its world premiere at the Glyndebourne Festival in 2017, The Guardian declared, “New opera doesn’t often get to sound this good … Shakespeare offers a gauntlet to composers that shouldn’t always be picked up, but Dean’s Hamlet rises to the challenge.” On June 4, this…

Sat 4 Jun

£17–£19 / 01768 868000

Metropolitan Opera: Lucia di Lammermoor

  • 2022

Soprano Nadine Sierra takes on the haunted heroine of Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor, in an electrifying new staging by Australian theatre and film director Simon Stone, conducted by Riccardo Frizza.

Sat 21 May

£17–£19 / 01768 868000

National Theatre Live: Jack Absolute Flies Again

  • 2022
  • UK
  • 3h

A rollicking new comedy by Richard Bean (One Man, Two Guvnors) and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night). After an aerial dog fight, Pilot Officer Jack Absolute flies home to win the heart of his old flame, Lydia Languish. Back on British soil, Jack’s advances soon turn to anarchy when the young heiress demands to be loved on her…

Thu 6 Oct

£13–£15 / 01768 868000

National Theatre Live: Much Ado About Nothing

  • 2022
  • UK
  • Directed by: Simon Godwin
  • Cast: Katherine Parkinson, John Heffernan

Escape to the Italian Riviera with a cast including Katherine Parkinson and John Heffernan. Since 1931, the legendary family-run Hotel Messina has been visited by artists, celebrities and royalty.  When the current owner’s daughter falls for a dashing young soldier, the hallways are ringing with the sound of wedding…

Thu 8 Sep

£13–£15 / 01768 868000

Sun 25 Sep

£13–£15 / 01768 868000

National Theatre Live | Prima Facie

A young, brilliant barrister who loves to win comes face to face with unexpected forces when the patriarchal power of the law, burden of proof and morals diverge. Jodie Comer makes her West End debut in the UK premiere of Suzie Miller's award-winning play, which takes us to the heart of where emotion and experience…

Thu 21 Jul

£13–£15 / 01768 868000

National Theatre Live: Straight Line Crazy

  • 2022
  • Directed by: Nicholas Hytner
  • Cast: Ralph Fiennes

Straight Line Crazy is a blazing account of Robert Moses, a New York master manipulator who exposed the weakness of democracy in the face of charismatic conviction.

Thu 26 May

£13–£15 / 01768 868000

Operation Mincemeat

  • 2021
  • UK
  • 2h 8min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: John Madden
  • Cast: Colin Firth, Kelly Macdonald, Matthew Macfadyen, Penelope Wilton, Johnny Flynn, Jason Isaacs

The story of the plan which the Allied invasion of Sicily secret during the Second World War.

Tue 17 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Wed 18 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Top Gun: Maverick

  • 2021
  • US
  • 2h 13min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Joseph Kosinski
  • Written by: Ehren Kruger, Eric Warren Singer, Christopher McQuarrie
  • Cast: Tom Cruise, Miles Teller, Val Kilmer, Jennifer Connelly, Glen Powell, Lewis Pullman, Jon Hamm, Ed Harris
  • UK release: 27 May 2022

Maverick returns in this sequel to the 1986 film.

Fri 27 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Sat 28 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

Sun 29 May

£5–£21 / 01768 868000

…and 8 more dates until 6 Jun

Touching the Void's'Simon Yates - My Mountain Life

On the remote Siula Grande in Peru in June 1985, mountaineer Simon Yates found himself in a desperately unenviable position. He was slowly being pulled off the mountain face by his injured partner, Joe Simpson, dangling on the rope 50 metres below. His decision to cut the rope saved both their lives in the epic of…

Sat 24 Sep

£15–£18 / 01768 868000

Wilderland Wildlife Film Festival

Wilderland is the UK’s first touring wildlife film festival. Sharing with audiences the very best natural history films by world class filmmakers across the globe. Selected from over a hundred entries, Wilderland is now back for its third year touring the 2022 Official Selection showcase. These ground-breaking independent…

Thu 10 Nov

£15.50–£17.50 / 01768 868000