Fawlty Towers meets Noises Off in this multi award-winning comedy, now playing on Broadway and enjoying its fourth sell-out year in the West End where it won the Olivier Award for Best New Comedy.The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong… does! As the accident prone thesps battle on against all the od
Internationally acclaimed singer, pianist and songwriter Joe Stilgoe and his tremendous Big Band will play classics from the likes of Cole Porter and Louis Prima, plus hits from his five critically lauded, Jazz Chart-topping albums.Expect a mixture of virtuosic musicianship, breathtaking theatricality and interaction with the audience, combining on the spot improvisation and the quickest of wits.
An exciting new adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s family classic, this colourful, wild and fun show is packed with memorable characters, new songs and brilliant storytelling.Mowgli the man cub battles for survival in this coming-of-age story about a boy raised by wolves in the jungle. With the help of his animal friends, including Bagheera the panther, Baloo the bear and Kaa the python, Mowgli
25th January 2018 19:00 - 03rd February 2018 19:00
A saxophonist, MC and composer specialising in a trademark style of Jazz, Rap and Spoken Word, Soweto Kinch is revered among musicians and rappers alike.With an array of accolades including two MOBO awards, BBC Rising Star Award, Montreux Jazz Festival Award and a Mercury Award nomination, as well as his own weekly BBC radio show, Soweto brings his trio of saxophone/vocals, drums and bass to Chich
Ola Onabulé has established a reputation throughout the world with his songs of love, loss and the human condition, performing at renowned jazz festivals including Montreal, Istanbul and Edmonton.He now presents his new album It’s the Peace That Deafens: 12 songs evoking identity, reconcilation and nostalgia.
Winner of the 1997 Olivier Award for Best New Play, Conor McPherson’s chilling modern classic THE WEIR embarks on a UK tour to mark its 20th anniversary year.In a small Irish town, the locals exchange stories round the crackling fire of Brendan’s pub to while away the hours one stormy night. As the beer and whiskey flows, the arrival of a young stranger, haunted by a secret from her pa
30th January 2018 19:45 - 03rd February 2018 19:45
Inspired by the beautiful and devastatingly sad Hans Christian Andersen tale The Little Matchgirl, and combining Andersen’s other tales The Princess and the Pea, The Emperor’s New Clothes and Thumbelina, THE LITTLE MATCHGIRL and Other Happier Tales reveals a spellbinding world of magic and mystery. As our destitute heroine struggles to survive, she strikes her matches to keep warm. Eac
06th February 2018 19:45 - 10th February 2018 19:45
A major new revival of Terence Rattigan’s best-loved play, set in 1910 Edwardian London, directed by Olivier-nominated Rachel Kavanaugh (Half A Sixpence).Having been expelled from the Royal Naval College for stealing a five-shilling postal order, young cadet Ronnie Winslow’s entire family are pulled apart by the repercussions as they fight to clear his name or face social ostraci
08th February 2018 19:30 - 17th February 2018 19:30
Following a sell-out visit in 2016, and after four years writing and performing his TV show Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle, Stewart Lee returns to the Festival Theatre with Content Provider – his first brand new full-length show since the award-winning Carpet Remnant World.Recommended age 16+