Aladdin

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Written by Helen Bowie 8-18 December – £8/£6.50 Tues, Wed, Thur, Fri and Sat 7.15pm Sat/Sun matinées are 2.15pm (no performances Mondays or Sunday Eve) This year, travel by magic carpet to Old Peking Town to follow the fortunes of Aladdin, Widow Twanky and Wishee Washee as they make friends with the Genie of the […]

The Odd Couple

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Written by Neil Simon 20-25 March, 7.30pm – £8/£6.50 Two divorced New Yorkers – a slob and a fussbudget – try to live together “without driving each other crazy” in this classic based on Neil Simon’s hit play and movie. Book now

The Pitmen Painters

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Written by Lee Hall 15-20 May, 7.30pm – £8/£6.50 In 1934, a group of Ashington miners and a dental mechanic hire a professor from Newcastle University to teach an Art Appreciation evening class. Unable to understand each other, they embarked on one of the most unusual experiments in British art as the pitmen learned to […]

Oliver Twist

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Written by Charles Dickens 19-24 June, 7.30pm – £8/£6.50 Sat matinée 2.30pm – £8/£6.50 Written for the Bristol Old Vic, Jeremy Brock’s stage version of Oliver twist is splendidly theatrical that combines the richness of Dickens’s classic tale with the sinister antics of Fagin and will delight children and adults alike. Book now

The Machine Gunners

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Adapted by Ali Taylor from the book by Robert Westall 24-29 October, 7.30pm – £8/£6.50 Chas McGill has the second-best collection of war souvenirs in Garmouth, and he desperately wants it to be the best. When he stumbles across the remains of a German bomber crashed in the woods – its shiny, black machine–gun still […]

The Ghost Train

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Written by Arnold Ridley 19-24 September, 7.30pm – £8/£6.50 Somewhere in Cornwall, the 1920’s. A young man accidently strands six passengers at a small Cornish station. Despite the station master’s story of a ghost train, they decide to stay the night in the stations waiting room. Soon, they regret this decision as ghostly and not-so-ghostly […]

Steel Magnolias

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By Robert Harling 16th- 21st May 2016 Truvy Jones runs a successful beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where all the ladies in the neighbourhood have a standing Saturday appointment. Along with her anxious and eager assistant, Annelle, Truvy styles the hair of many of the women about town: wealthy widow and former first lady of […]

The Vagina Monologues

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By Eve Ensler 27th – 30th April 2016 “I decided to talk to women about their vaginas, to do vagina interviews, which became vagina monologues… At first women were reluctant to talk. They were a little shy. But once they got going, you couldn’t stop them. Women secretly love to talk about their vaginas. They […]

Treasure Island

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By Robert Louis Stevenson 21st – 26th March 2016 Following the phenomenal success of A Christmas Carol in 2014, we are delighted to bring you another fantastic adaptation of a family favourite by Karen Louise Hebden. Robert Louis Stevenson’s much loved pirate tale is adapted for the stage in this swashbuckling adventure. Will Jim Hawkins […]