The screening has been resheduled from 11th May 2020. All tickets purchased are valid for the new date of 9th November 2021 Lawrence: After Arabia – Pre-Release screening and Director Q&A. The venue is very proud to present a pre-release screening of the movie “Lawrence: After Arabia”. The film was shot in Dorset with a mainly local cast and crew. It stars Brian Cox, Hugh Fraser, Michael Maloney, Nicole Ansari Cox and Tom Barber Duffy in the title role. It tells the compelling story of the last years of T.E. Lawrence’s life and his mysterious death following a motorcycle accident. With influential friends Lawrence had many powerful enemies. Was it an accident or an assassination? The event will conclude with a Q&A with Director/Producer/Writer Mark J.T. Griffin. This is a great opportunity to quiz the director about the film and to see the movie at your local venue more than a month before its general release. The film has gained a strong following in Dorset and the event promises to be popular so please book your tickets now to avoid disappointment. There are many local actors working as extras in this film, including: Trevor Puckett, Alan Mash, Steve & Tania White, Bill Peat, Jane Wade & Fiona Dewett. Lawrence:After Arabia has won “Best Picture” at the Florence Film Awards AND “Honorable Mention: Narrative Feature” at the Los Angeles Film Awards.
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The Exchange, Old Market Hill, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1FH
wheelchair accesshearing loopspram accessiblepublic toiletsdisabled toiletsguide dog friendlypublic wifi
The Stour Hall is the largest space here at The Exchange with total theatre seating capacity of 300, half of which are tiered. With one of the widest stages in the county, it is ideal for all types of performance, be it dance, drama or music and with a 16ft wide cinema screen, we are now able to show the latest blockbuster hits. There is level access to the stage which makes loading in and out simple.
Disabled car parking is available
The Stour Hall has a hearing loop system installed
A lift is available for users to access all floors
Guide, hearing and assistance dogs are welcome throughout the building.
There are accessible toilets for wheelchair users on all floors
The ground floor disabled toilet has a nappy changing facility
The Exchange shares a free short stay car park on Old Market Hill (DT10 1FH) with the adjacent medical centre. We ask that from 9am-5pm Monday to Friday, visitors to The Exchange use only unmarked white parking bays.During the evening and at weekends, visitors to The Exchange can park anywhere within the Old Market Hill car park and enter the building via our first-floor entrance.
Alternatively, the town’s main car park is situated behind The Exchange on Station Road (DT10 1BN). Charges apply between 9 am and 3 pm only and the maximum charge is £3.50 for 6 hours. Visitors to The Exchange can enter the building by our ground floor entrance on Station Road.