View your saved tickets

Information

DCA offers a wide variety of exhibitions, films, events and workshops. These can be booked online, over the phone or in person at the Box Office. Browse our listings or use the search function to find exactly what you are looking for.

Image for Ciné Sunday: Portrait of a Lady on Fire}

01 Mar 2020

Cinema

Ciné Sunday: Portrait of a Lady on Fire (15)

Céline Sciamma

From director Céline Sciamma comes Portrait of a Lady on Fire, a heartbreaking period piece told with a distinctly modern feminist energy which sees romance and art entwine.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for 3D Print Drop-ins}

01 Mar 2020

Print Studio

3D Print Drop-ins

Have a go at 3D Printing!

Come and see our 3D Printers in action and get an idea of the possibilities it offers.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for A Streetcar Named Desire}

01 Mar 2020

Cinema

A Streetcar Named Desire (12A)

Elia Kazan

Vivien Leigh and Marlon Brando star in Elia Kazan's acclaimed adaptation of Tennessee Williams' landmark play - an all-round tour-de-force.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for In the Evening There is Feeling: Reading Selected Essays by Ursula K. Le Guin}

02 Mar 2020

Create Space

In the Evening There is Feeling: Reading Selected Essays by Ursula K. Le Guin

#SeizedbytheLeftHand

In the Evening There is Feeling is DCA’s Exhibitions reading group.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising}

03 Mar 2020

Cinema

My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising (12A)

Kenji Nagasaki

The cult anime series comes to the big screen for 2020!

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Collagraphy}

03 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Collagraphy

Four-week course

The original recycling technique that uses card, textures and materials collaged together.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Midnight Family}

28 Feb 2020 - 04 Mar 2020

Cinema

Midnight Family (15)

Luke Lorentzen

Following the Ochoa family, who run a for-profit ambulance service in Mexico City, Midnight Family explores urgent questions around healthcare, the failings of government and the complexity of personal responsibility.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Captioned: Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn}

01 Mar 2020 - 04 Mar 2020

Cinema

Captioned: Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn (15)

Cathy Yan

Following her break up with super-villain the Joker, Harley Quinn strives to forge her own identity in Gotham City - but when a new enemy arrives on the scene, Harley forms an all-female crew of heroines to take him down.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Bring a Baby: Portrait of a Lady on Fire}

05 Mar 2020

Cinema

Bring a Baby: Portrait of a Lady on Fire (15)

Céline Sciamma

From director Céline Sciamma comes Portrait of a Lady on Fire, a heartbreaking period piece told with a distinctly modern feminist energy which sees romance and art entwine.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Senior Citizen Kane: Portrait of a Lady on Fire}

05 Mar 2020

Cinema

Senior Citizen Kane: Portrait of a Lady on Fire (15)

Céline Sciamma

From director Céline Sciamma comes Portrait of a Lady on Fire, a heartbreaking period piece told with a distinctly modern feminist energy which sees romance and art entwine.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Mujeres - Women in Film}

05 Mar 2020

Cinema

Mujeres - Women in Film

CinemaAttic

CinemaAttic returns to Dundee with more of the best independent films from Latin American countries. Celebrating films made by women in the last year, here is Mujeres – Women in Film!

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Portrait of a Lady on Fire}

14 Feb 2020 - 05 Mar 2020

Cinema

Portrait of a Lady on Fire (15)

Céline Sciamma

From director Céline Sciamma comes Portrait of a Lady on Fire, a heartbreaking period piece told with a distinctly modern feminist energy which sees romance and art entwine.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Little Joe}

28 Feb 2020 - 05 Mar 2020

Cinema

Little Joe (12A)

Jessica Hausner

Single mother Alice is a dedicated senior plant breeder engaged in developing new species. She has engineered a very special crimson flower, nicknamed 'Little Joe' whose scent induces a state of bliss. But the happy-making plant turns out to have an agenda of its own...

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn}

28 Feb 2020 - 05 Mar 2020

Cinema

Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn (15)

Cathy Yan

Following her break up with super-villain the Joker, Harley Quinn strives to forge her own identity in Gotham City - but when a new enemy arrives on the scene, Harley forms an all-female crew of heroines to take him down.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Dundee Women}

06 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Dundee Women's Festival: Make a Riso Print Poster

Learn how to design and print a risograph poster!

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for The Princess Bride}

07 Mar 2020

Cinema

The Princess Bride (PG)

#DCA20

As part of our celebrations of Tayside’s fondest cinema experiences over the last 20 years of DCA, we are bringing back the much requested The Princess Bride in glorious 35mm!

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Quadrophenia}

07 Mar 2020

Cinema

Quadrophenia (15)

Franc Roddam

Get ready for all things Mod with Quadrophenia, screening as part of March of the Mods 2020 Dundee, run by the A92’s scooter club.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Taster Session}

07 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Taster Session

Taster Session

Want to try one of our courses but not sure which one?

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Craft Sunday: Hand Embroidered Artworks with Syrah Jay}

08 Mar 2020

Create Space

Craft Sunday: Hand Embroidered Artworks with Syrah Jay

Craft Sunday

Join Syrah and her sewing kit for an afternoon of relaxing embroidery and beading.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Relaxed: The Princess Bride}

08 Mar 2020

Cinema

Relaxed: The Princess Bride (PG)

Rob Reiner

As part of our celebrations of Tayside’s fondest cinema experiences over the last 20 years of DCA, we are bringing back the much requested The Princess Bride in glorious 35mm!

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Ciné Sunday: Dark Waters}

08 Mar 2020

Cinema

Ciné Sunday: Dark Waters (12A)

Todd Haynes

Start your Sunday with coffee or tea, a breakfast roll and an incredible true story about a shocking cover-up. Mark Ruffalo stars as a tenacious attorney who uncovers the truth behind several unexplained deaths.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Dundee Women}

08 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Dundee Women's Festival: Lino Cutting (Introduction)

Be introduced to this wonderfully rich and diverse method of image making,

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Color Out of Space}

06 Mar 2020 - 08 Mar 2020

Cinema

Color Out of Space (15)

Richard Stanley

From the producers of Mandy and the mind of H.P. Lovecraft, Richard Stanley’s Color Out of Space is a cosmic nightmare starring Nicolas Cage and Joely Richardson.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Captioned: Dark Waters}

09 Mar 2020

Cinema

Captioned: Dark Waters (12A)

Todd Haynes

Inspired by shocking true events, Dark Waters tells the story of a tenacious attorney who uncovered a dark secret regarding a number of unexplained deaths caused by one of the world's largest corporations.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Nick Mason}

10 Mar 2020

Cinema

Nick Mason's Saucerful of Secrets (U)

Live at the Roundhouse

Live at the Roundhouse is unlike any other concert film connected with Pink Floyd. It’s the nearest thing you can get to a time machine, transporting you back to the very earliest days of the band. Nick Mason, the only band member to have played on all of Pink Floyd’s studio albums, returns to the group's earliest records, joined in the line-up by Gary Kemp, Guy Pratt, Lee Harris and Dom Beken.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Waterless Plate Lithography}

11 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Waterless Plate Lithography

Four-week course

Learn to use waterless lithography plates to combine photographic, digital and hand-drawn imagery.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Bring a Baby: Military Wives}

12 Mar 2020

Cinema

Bring a Baby: Military Wives (12A)

Peter Cattaneo

With their partners away serving in Afghanistan, a group of women come together to form the very first military wives' choir in this inspirational story of friendship, love, and support on the home front.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Senior Citizen Kane: Military Wives}

12 Mar 2020

Cinema

Senior Citizen Kane: Military Wives (12A)

Peter Cattaneo

With their partners away serving in Afghanistan, a group of women come together to form the very first military wives' choir in this inspirational story of friendship, love, and support on the home front.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am}

09 Mar 2020 - 12 Mar 2020

Cinema

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (12A)

Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am is an intimate, comprehensive portrait of her life and works, as well as an exploration of what it means to be a writer whose stories are so deeply intertwined with often-unrealised national truths.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Critical Skills for Art & Design Higher / Nat 5}

12 Mar 2020

Create Space

Critical Skills for Art & Design Higher / Nat 5

Help get yourself set for written papers on Art & Design with DCA Learning team.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley}

12 Mar 2020

Cinema

Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's Island of Dr. Moreau (15)

David Gregory

The filming of the ill-fated 1996 version of H. G. Wells’ The Island of Dr Moreau is the stuff of legend. In this intriguing documentary, Richard Stanley reveals in detail his spectacular original vision and how it was all ripped apart at the seams.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for True History of the Kelly Gang}

06 Mar 2020 - 12 Mar 2020

Cinema

True History of the Kelly Gang (18)

Justin Kurzel

Based on Peter Carey’s Booker Prize winning novel, Justin Kurzel’s exhilarating new film True History of the Kelly Gang explores the story behind the legendary historical figure Ned Kelly.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Dark Waters}

06 Mar 2020 - 12 Mar 2020

Cinema

Dark Waters (12A)

Todd Haynes

Inspired by shocking true events, Dark Waters tells the story of a tenacious attorney who uncovered a dark secret regarding a number of unexplained deaths caused by one of the world's largest corporations.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Pre Opera Talk: Der Fliegende Holländer}

14 Mar 2020

Cinema

Pre Opera Talk: Der Fliegende Holländer

Andrew Roger, tutor of opera appreciation courses at the University of Dundee, joins us before Der Fliegende Holländer for an insightful and engaging discussion about the opera.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Family Art Lab: Seized by the Left Hand}

14 Mar 2020

Create Space

Family Art Lab: Seized by the Left Hand

#SeizedbytheLeftHand

Time for creative exploration and making together.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Live from the Met: Der Fliegende Holländer}

14 Mar 2020

Cinema

Live from the Met: Der Fliegende Holländer

Returning to the Met for the first time since 2012, Evgeny Nikitin stars as the mysterious seafarer searching for salvation in this co-production with L’Opéra de Québec and Dutch National Opera, Amsterdam.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Screen Printing (Beginners) Weekend}

14 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Screen Printing (Beginners) Weekend

Spend the day exploring the creative possibilities of this colourful, graphic and immediate printmaking technique.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Introduction To Laser-cutting}

15 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Introduction To Laser-cutting

One day course

Learn how to laser-cut and engrave hand-drawn, computer-generated and photographic images onto different materials such as paper, wood, perspex and fabric.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Curators}

18 Mar 2020

Galleries

Curators' Tour of Seized by the Left Hand

#SeizedbytheLeftHand

On the last week of Seized by the Left Hand, join curators Eoin Dara and Kim McAleese for a guided tour.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Military Wives}

06 Mar 2020 - 19 Mar 2020

Cinema

Military Wives (12A)

Peter Cattaneo

With their partners away serving in Afghanistan, a group of women come together to form the very first military wives' choir in this inspirational story of friendship, love, and support on the home front.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Echo + Sgàire Wood}

19 Mar 2020

Galleries

Echo + Sgàire Wood

#SeizedbytheLeftHand

Echo is an evening of multidisciplinary presentations set within the exhibition, Seized by the Left Hand.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Riso Printing (Intermediate)}

19 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Riso Printing (Intermediate)

Three-week course

Learn to print your own photographs and artwork using our vintage Risograph machines.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Art at the Start: Messy Play + Creative Sessions (March)}

20 Mar 2020

Create Space

Art at the Start: Messy Play + Creative Sessions (March)

Join our Art at the Start team for messy, sensory and creative sessions for little ones.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Introduction To Adobe Lightroom}

21 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Introduction To Adobe Lightroom

Two-day course

Lightroom is a photo-retouching and organisational software from the makers of Photoshop.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Nature Prints}

21 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Nature Prints

Weekend course

Create detailed and beautiful prints directly from natural forms that you never thought you could print with!

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Exhibition Tours: Seized by the Left Hand}

14 Dec 2019 - 22 Mar 2020

Galleries

Exhibition Tours: Seized by the Left Hand

#SeizedbytheLeftHand

Interested in knowing more about the works on show?

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Seized by the Left Hand}

14 Dec 2019 - 22 Mar 2020

Galleries

Seized by the Left Hand

Curated by Eoin Dara and Kim McAleese

This international group exhibition takes as its starting point some of the ideas contained within American writer Ursula K. Le Guin's 1969 novel The Left Hand of Darkness.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Shadowgraphs}

22 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Shadowgraphs

One day course

Use objects and light instead of a camera to create a 'photogram' image with rich three-dimensional quality.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Linocut Printing}

28 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Linocut Printing

Weekend course

Explore a variety of methods to produce colour prints.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for See Think Make Do Open Weekend}

28 Mar 2020 - 29 Mar 2020

Ground level

See Think Make Do Open Weekend

#DCA20

Join DCA Learning team for a special open weekend as part of our 20th birthday celebrations.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Bolshoi: Romeo and Juliet (Encore)}

29 Mar 2020

Cinema

Bolshoi: Romeo and Juliet (Encore)

Sergei Prokofiev

In spite of each of their families being merciless enemies, Romeo and Juliet are deeply in love. The rivalry between the Capulets and the Montagues will cost Mercutio’s life, causing Romeo a desire of vengeance for the loss of his friend…

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Wood Engraving (March)}

31 Mar 2020

Print Studio

Wood Engraving (March)

#DCAPrintStudio

Create detailed designs by cutting into the surface of the end grain of box, lemon or cherry wood.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for How to Deaf}

04 Apr 2020

Cinema

How to Deaf

London Short Film Festival

How to Deaf is this year’s edition of London Short Film Festival’s annual touring shorts programme for D/deaf audiences. All films are captioned and contain BSL.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Andy Warhol Class (April)}

04 Apr 2020

Print Studio

Andy Warhol Class (April)

One day course

Create prints using the simple screen-printing process Warhol used.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Introduction to Papermaking}

05 Apr 2020

Print Studio

Introduction to Papermaking

One day course

Make delicate, colourful hand-made papers from pulp.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Exhibition on Screen: Easter in Art}

07 Apr 2020

Cinema

Exhibition on Screen: Easter in Art (PG)

Phil Grabsky

This beautifully crafted film explores the Easter story as depicted in art, from the time of the early Christians to the present day.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for }

11 Apr 2019 - 08 Apr 2020

Create Space

'Make It' Skills Workshops

Join us for our practical art workshops to build skills and confidence during the school holidays!

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Pre Opera Talk: Tosca}

11 Apr 2020

Cinema

Pre Opera Talk: Tosca

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Live from the Met: Tosca}

11 Apr 2020

Cinema

Live from the Met: Tosca

Superstar soprano Anna Netrebko returns in the title role as the explosive diva in Puccini’s best-loved operatic thriller.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Watercolour Monoprinting plus Chine-collé}

11 Apr 2020

Print Studio

Watercolour Monoprinting plus Chine-collé

Weekend course

Create the most delicate and painterly line and wash prints.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for DCA Young Photo Club}

03 Mar 2020 - 14 Apr 2020

Create Space

DCA Young Photo Club

Creative Skills for 11-16 year olds

Join our fortnightly skills-building workshop for young photographers.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet - Live From the World Premiere}

16 Apr 2020

Cinema

David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet - Live From the World Premiere

Alastair Fothergill, Jonnie Hughes, Keith Scholey

Honest, revealing and urgent, David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet is a powerful first-hand account of humanity’s impact on nature and a message of hope for future generations. The film will be followed by a Q&A with David Attenborough live from the World Premiere at the iconic Royal Albert Hall.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Electro Etching}

18 Apr 2020

Print Studio

Electro Etching

Weekend Course

Electro-etching is an effective, environmentally-friendly method of intaglio plate-making.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Craft Sunday: Hand Printed Lampshades with Helen Ruth}

19 Apr 2020

Create Space

Craft Sunday: Hand Printed Lampshades with Helen Ruth

Craft Sunday

Join Helen Ruth Greensmith, textile designer,, to make your own beautiful bespoke lampshade.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Bolshoi: Jewels}

19 Apr 2020

Cinema

Bolshoi: Jewels

Gabriel Fauré, Igor Stravinsky, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

This opulent triptych was inspired by Balanchine’s visit to the famous jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels on New York’s Fifth Avenue, celebrating the cities and dance schools of Paris, New York and St. Petersburg, each bound to its own precious stone: emerald, ruby and diamond.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Elvis: That}

22 Apr 2020

Cinema

Elvis: That's The Way It Is (U)

Denis Sanders

To celebrate 85 years of Elvis Presley and 50 years since the film’s original 1970 release, the King returns to cinemas–remastered -with Elvis: That’s The Way It Is, an unmissable event for fans around the world.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Photography Forum}

29 Feb 2020 - 25 Apr 2020

Meeting Room

Photography Forum

Last Sat of every month

Compare notes, discuss each other’s portfolios and get advice from tutors.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Intermediate Screen Printing (Weekend)}

25 Apr 2020

Print Studio

Intermediate Screen Printing (Weekend)

Weekend course

Move on to develop your screen-printing skills through a project-based weekend.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Fold-Your-Own Pinhole Camera}

26 Apr 2020

Print Studio

Fold-Your-Own Pinhole Camera

One day course

A back to basics workshop where you'll construct your own camera, and then take photos with it!

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Print Studio Tour}

27 Feb 2020 - 30 Apr 2020

Print Studio

Print Studio Tour

Join us for a tour of our Print Studio!

We offer twice weekly tours of our Print Studio.

  • Select a time to view seat availability
Image for Douglas Gordon}

11 Apr 2020 - 19 Jul 2020

Galleries

Douglas Gordon

k.364

This exhibition focuses on Douglas Gordon's major film installation k.364 and marks the premiere of this work in a public gallery in the UK.

  • Select a time to view seat availability