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Dagenham cinema hosts Star Wars-inspired lightsaber display

PUBLISHED: 10:00 21 January 2020

Silver Sabres put on a display for Star Wars fans at Vue Dagenham. Picture: Vue

Silver Sabres put on a display for Star Wars fans at Vue Dagenham. Picture: Vue

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Forget going to a galaxy far, far away to watch a lightsaber battle.

The lightsaber duel at Vue Dagenham. Picture: VueThe lightsaber duel at Vue Dagenham. Picture: Vue

Star Wars fans were able to experience a duel up close when LED combat academy Silver Sabres put on a display at Vue Dagenham.

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The dramatic fight took place at the Dagenham Leisure Park cinema on Thursday, January 16 after a screening of the latest film in the popular series, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

Vue Dagenham's general manager, Owain Evans said: "We were really excited to have the sabre academy come in to visit for this exclusive event.

The lightsaber duel at Vue Dagenham. Picture: VueThe lightsaber duel at Vue Dagenham. Picture: Vue

"As well as watching the film, customers of all ages were be able to watch a battle like Rey and Kylo Ren."

For any aspiring Jedis inspired to learn how to use a lightsaber, Silver Sabres holds weekly classes at East Ham leisure centre. To find out more, visit silver-sabres.com


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