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The Customs House Youth Theatre
Fri 28th November / 4.30pm / £3.50
The Customs House Youth Theatre is open to all young people aged between 10 and 19 years old who have an interest in drama, devising and acting. The Youth Theatre meet each Friday in term time and produce two original performances each year. There are two groups: Juniors for Years 6-10 (10 to 15 years) and Seniors for Years 10+(15-19 years). Sessions are led by Alice Rose Blundell and Fiona Kelly. Since 2011, the Seniors have been part of ...
Little Red Riding Hood
Tue 2nd December / Various / From only £9
DARE YOU GO INTO THE WOODS? Announcing the return of Ray Spencer as Granny Hood! This Christmas we are delighted to be staging a brand new family pantomime based on the classic fairytale, Little Red Riding Hood. Join Red Riding Hood as she sets off on an adventure to Grandma's house but beware, an evil Wolf is lurking in the woods and he'll do anything to stop her! Packed full of laughs, songs, comedy routines and plenty of bite; ...
Sun 7th December / 1pm, 3.30pm / £5, £4 conc., £16 Family Ticket
Extra Screenings Added Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 December 5.00pm Come along and join us for this Christmas Special Frozen Sing-A-Long Anna, a fearless optimist, sets off on an epic journey - teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer Sven - to find her sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements ...
Mon 1st December / Times Vary / £5, £4 conc., £2.50 Friends
Bob Wallace (Crosby) and Phil Davis (Kaye) are army buddies from World War II who have become a very successful song and dance team. They meet up with Betty (Clooney) and Judy (ellen) Haines, the sisters of another of their army buddies at a nightclub in Florida. Phil sees that Bob is attracted to Judy, so he talks Bob into following the girls to their next show; an inn in Vermont. When they get to the inn, it is ...
Joe McElderry - The Evolution Tour
Sat 21st February / 7.30pm / £20.50, £19 concession, £64 Family Ticket
X-FACTOR winner Joe McElderry is hitting the road with a brand new show after the sell-out success of last year’s nationwide tour. The Evolution Tour showcases Joe’s renowned versatility which has won him a unique fan base. But it is Joe’s sheer energy and vitality which carry the show – and the audience into the night with a sense of elation. The Evolution Tour features new numbers and new routines which will entertain his fans, old and new. His ...
Jekyll and Hyde
Wed 25th March / 25th March, 7.45pm / £14 / £13 Conc. / £11 Friends / £8.50 Schools
Robert Louis Stevenson’s cult classic Jekyll and Hyde is reinterpreted in this modern adaptation set in an alternative London of the future, written by Jo Clifford and multi award-winning touring company Sell a Door. A devoted man of science, Dr. Henry Jekyll is a high-profile cancer specialist, determined to find the chemical breakthrough that will solve mankind’s most challenging medical uncertainties. Jekyll’s controversial research results in the creation of an unintentional strain of drug which entirely alters the patient’s ...
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