McKellen: Playing the Part

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McKellen: Playing the Part


Raffertys Theatre


06 October - 19 October 2018

Event Type

Cinema Screening

An exhilarating and intimate portrait of stage and screen legend Ian McKellen

Theatre Actor. Film Star. Political Activist. Inspirational Teacher.

Discover the life story of Sir Ian McKellen, as told by the man himself. Join us as the legend shares his personal stories and thoughts – from his childhood to present day – as well as a wealth of never-before-seen material including photography from his private albums and cinematically reconstructed scenes.

Told with his trademark wry humour, there is much left unsaid in this mesmerising first-person documentary as he enthrals us with musings on his film work plus inspiring memories of coming out late in life and his AIDS campaigning.

A must-see candour celebration of the multi award-winning actors defining moments.

Classification: M – Coarse language and sexual references
Distributor: Icon Films

Dates & Times:
Saturday 6 October 2018 at 6pm
Sunday 14 October 2018 at 1pm
Friday 19 October 2018 at 7pm


McKellen: Playing the Part

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Ticket Options

Members Adult $12
Members Concession $9
Members 30 Club $9
Adult $15
Concession $12
F/T Student $12
Transaction fees apply
Screen $1.65


Approximately 1 hour 31 minutes (No interval)

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