Forest Arts Centre

Events at Forest Arts Centre


Forthcoming events at Forest Arts Centre, Hawbush Road, Leamore, WS3 1AG.


Thursday 3 September at 2pm and Thursday 1 October at 2pm
Senior Citizens Orchestra Concert

The Orchestra perform monthly concerts at Forest Arts Centre. Their programmes offer fabulous music and feature a whole range of classical favourites. Many concerts also include invited guests and performers.

Tickets: £1 Please note tickets can only be purchased 30 minutes before the start of the concert.


Wednesday 9 September at 1.30pm
The Carpenters Tribute Show

Popular vocalist and Forest Arts Centre favourite Nicky Moran, returns with her amazing Carpenters Tribute Show. The show offers a fabulous and nostalgic afternoon of entertainment with authentic costumes and musical arrangements. Reliving classic hits and household favourites such as Top of the World, Jambalaya and We’ve Only Just Begun, Nicky and her band perform wonderfully the beautiful music of The Carpenters.
Tickets: £6


Friday 11 September at 7.30pm
Evening Cinema “Birdman” (18)

Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance is a black comedy that tells the story of an actor (Michael Keaton) – famous for portraying an iconic superhero – as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself.

Tickets: £3 / £2 (concession) – Please note can only be purchased 30 minutes before the start of the film.


Thursday 17 – Saturday 19 September
7.30pm & 2.30pm Saturday matinee.

Walsall Operatic Society present “Something Old, Something New”

Following last year’s sell out performances, Walsall Operatic Society invites you to join in the celebration of its 60th anniversary concert.
This musical theatre extravaganza will span a wide variety of shows ranging from Easter Parade to Kinky Boots and from Chicago to Matilda. There promises to be something for everyone in this wonderful musical spectacular.

For further information regarding the show please contact 01922 477001 or email

Tickets: £10 & £5 (concession) – concession only applies for 2.30pm Saturday matinee performance.


Thursday 24 September at 2pm
Afternoon Cinema “The Second Best Marigold Hotel” (PG)

While preparing for his imminent marriage to the love of his life, Sunaina, Sonny has his eye on a promising property now that his first venture, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel for the Elderly and Beautiful, has only a single remaining vacancy – posing a rooming predicament for fresh arrivals Guy (Richard Gere) and Lavinia (Tamsin Greig).
Evelyn and Douglas (Judi Dench and Bill Nighy) have now joined the Jaipur workforce, while Norman and Carol are negotiating the tricky waters of an exclusive relationship, as Madge (Celia Imrie) juggles two eligible and very wealthy suitors. And newly installed co-manager of the hotel, Muriel(Maggie Smith) knows everyone’s secrets. As the demands of a traditional Indian wedding threaten to engulf them all, an unexpected way forward presents itself.

Tickets: £3 / £2 (concession) – please note tickets can only be purchased 30 minutes before the start of the film.


Friday 25 September at 7.30pm
The Staffordshire Band “Brassanory”

This season opener sees the band present two magical stories interwoven with fantastic and mysterious music, all narrated by someone special…! You will never have seen or experience anything like this before.

Tickets: £6


Monday 28 September at 8pm
Walsall Jazz Orchestra

Walsall Jazz Orchestra will entertain with a wonderful programme of jazz music featuring classic band standards, jazz classics and contemporary jazz funk.

Tickets: £4 – please note tickets can only be purchased 30 minutes before the start of the concert.

About the Centre

Forest Arts Centre offers a wide variety of meeting room facilities. Whether it’s a conferencing hall for a multi strand event, a private briefing or training course or a small meeting room for as few as 6, we’re confident in finding the right space for you.

Box Office number 0300 555 2898

Credit card bookings can now be taken in person and over the telephone.