Main Auditorium13/09/2019 - 21/09/2019Young William Beech is evacuated to the idyllic English countryside where he forges a heart-warming friendship with the elderly recluse, Tom Oakley. All is perfect until William is suddenly summoned by his mother back to London… A true modern classic, Michelle Magorian’s wonderfully uplifting novel is brought gloriously to life.
In the bar25/09/2019 - 29/09/2019Three 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 Auditorium11/10/2019 - 19/10/2019“How do we know Saddam’s got weapons of mass destruction? Because we’ve still got the receipts.”Acclaimed playwright David Hare turns his piercingly satirical gaze onto the political events leading up the invasion of Iraq in 2003. Riveting and full of drama and wickedly-pointed humour, this epic sweep of a play enriches, informs and entertains.
Main Auditorium08/11/2019 - 16/11/2019In 1900, during a trip to a beauty spot in rural Australia, three schoolgirls and their teacher inexplicably vanish. Five female narrators attempt to reconstruct the mystery, but their efforts are overtaken by primal forces, taking us from civilisation to somewhere hostile, vast and unknown… A sublimely unsettling theatrical experience that sends shivers down the spine.
In the bar20/11/2019 - 24/11/2019Sent to a combat zone to probe allegations of misconduct by a young squaddie who is part of a self-styled ‘Bully Boy’ unit of the British Army, Major Oscar Hadley discovers that in modern warfare ‘truth’ can be a point of view rather than a fact… A powerful, heartfelt play that dramatically reverses audience expectations.
Main Auditorium06/12/2019 - 14/12/2019We bring our own adaptation of Dickens’s masterpiece ‘A Christmas Carol’. With all the characters we know and love (and love to hate) we will capture the heart of Dickens’s beloved festive tale of redemption and compassion. Cold-hearted miser Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by four ghosts and transported to worlds past, present and future. Can he be saved before it’s too late? Thrills and chills, laughter and tears, music and cheer ……..this most ‘Christmassy’ of stories will warm the coldest of hearts.