Autism-friendly cinema- Halstead

10:45 am - 12:00 pm

The Empire Theatre is pleased to host Autism Friendly Cinema Sessions.
Empire Theatre in Halstead, Essex
  • Thursday 13th February 2020- Peter Rabbit
  • Thursday 12th March 2020- Film tba
  • Thursday 9th April 2020- Film tba
  • Thursday 14th May 2020- Film tba
For more information
  • Doors open at 10.45am, film to start at 11.15am
  • Entry is completely free
  • Events kindly sponsored by Joshua Nunn Lodge
  • Please email enquiries to
  • Call the Box Office on 07778 025490

Some adjustments have been made to make the cinema experience more enjoyable for people with autism or sensory sensitivity, adjustments include:

– lights left on low
– sound turned down
– no trailers or advertisements
– staff trained in autism awareness
– disabled access
– chill out zone, where available
– freedom to move around and sit where you like
– bring your own food and drink
– a relaxed environment where people understand the needs of children and families with autism


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