Halloween at The Dukes

Head to The Dukes this Halloween for spooky workshops and cinema screenings to suit the whole family…


Gothic(18) – October 23 at 6.20pm

Ken Russell’s bizarre re-imagining of the night that Mary Shelley gave birth to Frankenstein screened as part of The Dukes celebration of the 200th anniversary of the novel. Tickets: £6.50/£5.50 concessions.

GOTHIC [BR 1986]


Frankentweenie(PG) – October 24 at 11am & October 25 at 1.30pm

A heartwarming take on Frankenstein involving a young boy and his dog screened as part of The Dukes celebration of the 200th anniversary of the book. Tickets priced £2.50.



Shivers – October 26 and 27

A trio of delightfully thrilling new ghost stories, set to the haunting sounds of the violin. Recommended for anyone aged 14 plus. Tickets: £12.50 and £11.50/Concessions £11 and £10.

Ghost story writing workshop on October 25

Led by Shivers writer, Adam Z. Robinson. The workshop costs £8/£7 concessions with a £2 saving when also booking a Shivers ticket.




Hocus Pocus(PG) – October 26 at 2pm & October 27 at 1.30pm.

Three witch sisters are resurrected in Salem on Halloween night and it’s up to two teenagers, a young girl and an immortal cat to end their reign of terror once and for all. Screened as part of The Dukes family film programme. Tickets priced £2.50.



The Evil Dead(18) – October 31, 7pm

Five friends travel to a cabin in the woods where they unknowingly release flesh-possessing demons. Much imitated but never bettered, The Evil Dead was the birth of an independently-spirited, viscerally-minded new wave in low budget horror cinema. Tickets: £6.50/£5.50 concessions.


For more information and to book, ring The Dukes box office on 01524 598500 or visit www.dukes-lancaster.org

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