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Free Leicester Square screenings return in August 2019 with sing-alongs and Mary Poppins

Leicester Square screenings

Story by Jack Foley

FOR the second successive year, visitors to London can immerse themselves in free, family friendly films as Leicester Square rolls out the red carpet for the return of its Summer Screenings.

Opening its gates from Thursday, August 8 to Sunday, August 11, Leicester Square Gardens will be screening something for everyone.

Tim Burton’s live action re-imagining of Dumbo will bring the perfect finale to our opening day, as an ideal family fun night out. The schedule will also include the 1985 classic Back To The Future and the worldwide musical sensation The Greatest Showman!

A large LED screen ideal for outdoor viewing will be in use at London’s best pop-up open air cinema, ready for London’s finest film buffs, who can kick back and relax in the deck chairs provided.

As the cinema is positioned in the heart of London’s West End, there is plenty of opportunity to explore the square further with a huge choice of attractions and restaurants to treat yourself and the family this summer across the Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus area.

The full listing of films to be shown at this year’s Leicester Square Summer Screenings are below – in AM to PM order:

Thursday 8th August: Feel Good Thursday
Peter Rabbit
Mamma Mia – Here we go again!
Groundhog Day
Dumbo (Live Action)

Friday 9th August: Leicester Square Favourites
The Incredibles 2
Beauty and the Beast (singalong)
Back to the Future

Saturday 10th August: Retro Day
The Little Mermaid
Mrs Doubtfire
Jurassic Park
Grease (singalong)

Sunday 11th August: Singalong Day
Frozen (singalong)
Mary Poppins Returns
Sister Act
The Greatest Showman (singalong)

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