In the bar22/01/2020 - 26/01/2020Three Victorian lady travellers attempt to unravel the mystery of things as they set out for Terra Incognita and discover the future. A comedic safari that spins into time travel, this remarkable play is among the most imaginative works of the 20th century, captivating audiences with its sheer invention.
Main Auditorium07/02/2020 - 15/02/2020This highly entertaining modern classic is set in Christmas 1183. In the Plantagenet Court of King Henry II there is rivalry, adultery and dungeons – comedic in tone and dramatic in action. As Queen Eleanor says: ‘Every family has its ups and downs’ and this royal family is no exception!
In the bar19/02/2020 - 23/02/2020Hot off the press and possibly an amateur premiere this new comedy set against the back drop of Brexit is about life, love and staying on your bike. When retired Yorkshire miner Don meets Carol a former teacher, both suffering loss, their relationship is tested by a bike ride through Europe. Join them on this hilarious, heartfelt and often saddle sore journey!
Main Auditorium06/03/2020 - 14/03/2020This gripping thriller on which Alfred Hitchcock’s famous film was based comes to the BLT stage. Two men meet on a train, because they are strangers they think they can say anything whilst chatting even if the subject is murder. Full of tension, intrigue and psychological trauma – expect an evening of chills and thrills.
Main Auditorium03/04/2020 - 11/04/2020The Wind in the Willows By Alan Bennett adapted from the book by Kenneth Grahame. Directed by Jessica Ann Jenner A National Theatre hit in 1990, Grahame’s much-loved woodland characters combine with the drollness of Bennett. Join Mole, Ratty and Badger as they try to control the high-spirited and madcap escapades of Toad. Given a modern twist this promises to be a quirky production breathing fresh life into a classic tale. ‘Bennett is even able to inject the odd sly joke for the adult without bewildering the tots… the result is a delightful evening, a treat for anyone.’ The Times
In the bar15/04/2020 - 19/04/2020Successful and wildly in love, Polly and Owen seem to have it all. But when a mysterious new technology enters their lives, the digital becomes confused with the physical, and they are forced to re-evaluate their concepts of freedom and reality.
Main Auditorium08/05/2020 - 16/05/2020Gripping new play about the Nazi regime in 1930s Germany where the celebrated young lawyer Hans Litten disappears into the Nazi system and his indominatable mother Irmgard confronts his captors at enormous personal risk as she fights to secure his release.