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Henry V: Marlowe Society
Shakespeare's most loved history play.
Feb 4-7, 7.45pm, mat Feb 5, 7, 2.30pm
To mark his 75th birthday year, Alan Ayckbourn has created a confectionary assortment, a varied bouquet of five related short plays, each with differing flavours and colours and written to be played in no particular order.
Feb 9-14, 7.45pm, mats Feb 12 & 14, 2.30pm
£15-£30, Thu 2.30pm £15-£25
Olivier Award-winner Ian Talbot directs the story of a man who, after a drunken stag night, finds himself buried alive. Starring Holby City actress Tina Hobley.
Feb 16-21, 7.45pm-10.15pm, mat Feb 19, 21, 2.30pm-5pm
£15-£30, 2.30pm £15-£25
Michael Portillo: Talk
Listen to the ex-MP and broadcaster's extraordinary story and then feel free to question him about it.
All My Sons
Arthur Miller's drama about an all-American family who try to rebuild their lives after the Second World War, directed by Michael Buffong.
Feb 24-28, 7.45pm-10.30pm, mats Feb 26, 28, 2.30pm-5.15pm
Oh What A Lovely War
A production of Joan Littlewood's legendary musical satire which has been revived to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the First World War.
Mar 2-7, 7.45pm, mat Mar 5, 7, 2.30pm
The King's Speech
Jason Donovan stars in David Seidler's drama about King George VI and his Australian speech therapist Lionel Logue as they work to correct the King's stammer and help him deliver the radio address that will inspire his country. This is a Birmingham Rep-Chichester Festival Theatre co-production.
Mar 9-14, 7.45pm-10.15pm, Mar 12 & 14, 2.30pm-5pm
An Evening of Murder with Dr Lucy Worsley
An illustrated tour through the dark story of our fascination with murder, with Dr Lucy Worsley, BBC TV presenter, renowned historian and Chief Curator at the charity Historic Royal Palaces.
The Woman In Black
A stage adaptation of the gothic horror story, based on the novella by Susan Hill about a young solicitor summoned to a mysterious village.
Mar 16-21, 7.45pm, mat Mar 19, 21, 2.30pm
Mar 16-21 eve £30, Mar 19 mat £25, Mar 21 mat £30
Kneehigh presents a production based on Daphne Du Maurier's famous novel. Directed and adapted by Emma Rice.
Mar 23-28, 7.45pm, mat Mar 26, 28, 2.30pm
Mar 23-28 eve £35, Mar 26 mat £30, Mar 28 mat £35
Theatre Royal Brighton Productions and English Touring Theatre presents Tom Stoppard's drama. In 1809 a talented pupil makes a discovery well ahead of her time and present day academics try to put together the pieces of the true story.
Mar 30-Apr 4, 7.45pm, mat Apr 2, 4, 2.30pm
Mar 30-Apr 4 eve £30, Apr 2 mat £25, Apr 4 mat £30
A chance to sign the songs from the film.
£15, child £10, family £33-£46
Peter Pan Goes Wrong
Mischief Theatre, creators of The Play That Goes Wrong, apply the same accident-prone touch to JM Barrie's classic tale of the boy who wouldn't grow up in the guise of the hilariously ham-fisted Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society. Directed by Adam Meggido with music by Rob Falconer and Richard Baker.
Apr 7-11, 7.45pm, mat Apr 9, 11 & 12, 2.30pm
Cassa Pancho's company of black and Asian classically trained dancers present a mixed show to fully demonstrate the virtuoso and bravura style they are acclaimed for.
Join Footlights for two nights showcasing the finest sketches, songs and stand-up from some of the country's finest student comedians.
A Mad World My Masters
The handsome yet cash-strapped Richard Follywit is on the lookout for some quick money and a good time, but finds he has to live on his wits. Thomas Middleton's Jacobean comedy, co-presented by English Touring Theatre and the RSC, is here set in London's Soho during the mid-1950s. Not suitable for ages below 14.
Apr 21-25, 7.45pm, mat Apr 23, 25, 2.30pm
The Absence Of War
The Labour leader George Jones realises that the time is now to lead the opposition into glory, and him into Number Ten. But with a hostile media, divisions in the party and his own demons haunting him, George only has three more weeks to convince the public of his qualities, and to decide which tie to wear for Prime Minster's Questions. David Hare's political drama is directed by Jeremy Herrin.
Apr 28-May 2, 7.45pm, mat Apr 30, May 2, 2.30pm
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