THE Brindley theatre in Runcorn is set to show a series of Christmas classic films in the run up to the big day.

A treat that attendees can look forward to will be screenings of several much-loved festive favourites.

From the Tim Burton classic The Nightmare Before Christmas to action-packed Die Hard, and of course the light-hearted family favourite Muppets Christmas Carol – there will be plenty on offer.

Beginning on the evening of Wednesday, December 20, at 7pm and continuing every day until Christmas Eve, audiences will be treated to showings of several Christmas classics.

The schedule for the screenings has been confirmed as the following:

Wednesday, December 20, at 7pm – The Nightmare Before Christmas

Thursday, December 21, at 7pm – Die Hard.

Friday, December 22, at 7pm – White Christmas

Saturday, December 23, at 6pm – Muppets Christmas Carol

Sunday, December 24 at 1.30pm – It’s a Wonderful Life

Tickets are on sale now for £9.50 per person.