Two by Jim Cartwright

Two

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 […]

On-site Box Office Dates

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On-site box office will be open on the following days and times. Wednesday 18th September (6.30pm to 8pm) Saturday 21st September (11.30am to 1.30pm) Wednesday October (6.30pm to 8pm) Saturday 26th October (11.30am to 1.30pm) Saturday 23rd November (11.30am to 1.30pm) Wednesday 27th November (6.30pm to 8pm) Saturday 30th November (11.30am to 1.30pm) Saturday 7th […]

First audition for 2019/20!

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Details for our first audition of our 2019/20 season below.  More auditions to come very soon. Friday 19th July 2019, 7.30pm: Blackadder Goes Forth.  A number of males and females are required for this classic comedy, to be directed by Lorna Breeze and performed on our main stage from 23 to 28 September 2019.  The […]

Extra Audition for Emma – Two Male Roles

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A further audition is required for two male roles, at 7.30pm on Friday 3rd May: Mr Knightley (late twenties to mid thirties) Frank Churchill (early to late twenties) No preparation or experience required. Play to be performed from 24 to 29 June, all performances 19:30.

More Festival Success

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Following from the Royalty Theatre’s winning of the Championship Trophy at last year’s Durham and Sunderland One-Act Festival, the second instalment of the festival has brought more success for the theatre. Alex Goodchild came away with the Best Actor award for his performance in Jesu Mercy.  Written by Helen Bowie and starring James Errington alongside […]