The Golden Sheaf and Bombay Sapphire collaborate this spring to present Spring Days, Sapphire Nights, 6 weeks of curated creative experiences served up with mouth-watering cocktails and G&Ts.
Part of the series of events will include ‘Canvas Cinema’ throughout October, transforming The Golden Sheaf’s upstairs Canopy Bar into a VIP cinema that will broaden your creativity and tell inspiring stories across art, fashion, music and culture through a selection of iconic films brought to life on the screen.
On Thursday, October 3 let art be your vessel when 2002 biographical drama Frida airs, starring Salma Hayek in an Academy Award-nominated portrayal as renowned surrealist Mexican artist, Frida Kahlo. The following week, on Thursday, October 10 deep dive in a culture trip to Tokyo with Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson for Sofia Coppola’s Academy Award-winning film, Lost in Translation. Seminal music flick, Almost Famous will take you back to 1973 with Kate Hudson on Thursday, October 24, before a visit to the Big Apple on Thursday, October 31, stepping inside the world of late fashion photographer Bill Cunningham in the 2010 documentary, Bill Cunningham: New York.
Accompanying the films will be a limited edition Bombay Sapphire Gin & Tonic botanicals menu, placing the recipe in the cinema-lovers’ hands with choices of tonics including Elderflower, Sicilian lemon and more on offer, mixing as you prefer with a range of garnishes across fruits, herbs and spices. If the G&T isn’t your thing, an elaborate cocktail menu awaits your call, including the sense-tingling Rhubarb & Vanilla Gimlet, a Blackberry + Lemon delight and the fresh Vesper.
Guests will also enjoy a special cinema finger food-style menu, delivered straight to their viewing spot in specially designed caddies to complement each inspiring film. Take a seat on the Sapphire velvet couches, while sipping from your Bombay goblet for a one-of-a-kind luxurious cinematic experience.
Tickets to Canvas Cinema are available for purchase online at $10 each, with the inclusion of a complementary Bombay Sapphire Gin & Tonic on arrival garnished as you choose. Don’t delay in reserving your seat!