Event Information

Join TV archivists Kaleidoscope for a special event celebrating the pop music programmes of yesteryear. Watch rare episodes of Thank Your Lucky Stars, Top of the Pops, Whistle Test and The Entertainers, and join special guest Patti Boulaye as she signs copies of her new book and speaks about her glittering musical career, which includes being the only act to ever score perfect tens on TV talent show New Faces.

Kaleidoscope is a Birmingham based organisation specialising in locating previously missing television footage and coordinates ITV’s Raiders of the Lost Archives campaign.

Line up:

10.00 The News set to music

10.30 Music Match with Pete Murray

11.00 Pan's People at TV Centre

12.00 Thank Your Lucky Stars Australia

12.30 Lunch

1.15 Pop Compilation

2.15 The Entertainers with Patti Boulaye

2.45 Patti Boulaye Q&A by Chris Perry interspersed with clips 

3.30 Afternoon break

4.00 Computer reels 405 compilation

5.00 Dave Cash radio programme

5.30 Once More With Felix in black and white

6.00 Closedown

MAC’s reopening cinema programme has been generously supported by BFI FAN Covid-19 Resilience fund from the National Lottery, through the BFI Film Audience Fund.

Duration includes trailers and adverts. Please note that we do not admit latecomers after the main feature has started and we have a limited food & drink policy. See more information about Relaxed Screenings here. /// Fancy a meal or drinks when visiting us for an event or a trip to the park? Our KILN Cafe serves breakfast, lunch, light bites and a light evening menu, see information here. /// Please read our current Visitor Guidelines before booking your event.