Dirty Dancing

BBFC Classification: 12 - Suitable for 12 years and over
Year: 1987
Director: Emile Ardolino
Performers: Patrick Swayze, Jennifer Grey, Cynthia Rhodes, Jerry Orbach
Genre: Musical
Duration: 98 mins
BBFC Advice: Contains moderate sex references

Patricia CrawfordFilm

American romantic drama, dance film, starring Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey in the lead roles.  Originally a low budget film ‘Dirty Dancing’ became a box office hit.  As of 2009 it had earned over $214 million world wide.  It was the first film to sell more than 1 million copies on home video and the ‘Dirty Dancing’ sound track generated two multi platinum albums and multiple singles, including ‘I’ve had the time of my life’ which won both the golden globe and academy award for best original song and a grammy award for best duet.  The film’s popularity led to a stage version which has had sell out performances in Australia, Europe and North America.

This film is being shown as a special event in aid of the Mayoress charities 2017 – 2018.  All tickets priced at £7.  Bookable on line.