What’s On 2019-20

What’s On

Cooking with Elvis by Lee Hall

Cooking with Elvis

28 October – 2 November 2019, 7.30pm – Advance £8/£6.50, Door £9/£7.50.  Written by Lee Hall. When an amateur Elvis impersonator is paralysed in a car crash, his wife and daughter are forced to cope with the aftermath. Jill tries to replace him with cooking. Mam tries to replace him with sex. Unfortunately, they both […]

Robin Hood by James Errington

Panto: Robin Hood

12-22 December 2019*, Tuesday to Saturday evenings 7.15pm, Saturday and Sunday matinées 2.15pm. Advance £8/£6.50, Door £9/£7.50.  Written by James Errington. The Royalty takes a trip to Sherwood Forest to meet the most loveable outlaw in the world! This wacky adaptation sees the Merry Men turn pantomime, as they try to save Robin Hood’s one […]

Two by Jim Cartwright

Two

22-25 January 2020, 7.30pm – £6.50*.  Written by Jim Cartwright. A bickering husband and wife and the dozen regulars who pass through their pub in an evening are played by two actors. Each vignette skilfully combines pathos and humour. When a little boy is left behind by his father, a fragile reconciliation occurs as their […]

Shadowlands

17-22 February 2020, 7.30pm – Advance £8/£6.50, Door £9/£7.50. Written by William Nicholson This West End and Broadway hit is the love story of C.S. Lewis – Oxford don and author of The Chronicles of Narnia – and American poet Joy Davidman. C.S ‘Jack’ Lewis is sure of his convictions about God and His plan […]

God of Carnage by Yasmina Reza and Christopher Hampton

God of Carnage

23-28 March 2020, 7.30pm – Advance £8/£6.50, Door £9/£7.50.  Written by Yasmina Reza and translated by Christopher Hampton. What happens when two sets of parents meet up to deal with the unruly behaviour of their children? A calm and rational debate between grown-ups about the need to teach kids how to behave properly? Or a […]

Wait Until Dark by Frederick Knott

Wait Until Dark

18-23 May 2020, 7.30pm – Advance £8/£6.50, Door £9/£7.50. Written by Frederick Knott. Suzy Hendrix becomes the target of drug smugglers after her husband unwittingly transports heroin hidden in a doll and brings it home. The smugglers con their way into Suzy’s home, desperate to find the drugs, and are prepared to threaten, coerce or […]

Dirty Dusting by Ed Waugh and Trevor Wood

Dirty Dusting

22-27 June 2020, 7.30pm – Advance £8/£6.50, Door £9/£7.50. Written by Ed Waugh and Trevor Wood When three cleaners, Olive, Gladys and Elsie, are threatened with redundancy they feel that their lives are coming to an end until a chance wrong number gives them a new business start-up idea – why not run a telephone […]

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