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Shylock: Rhodri Miles

Shylock: Rhodri Miles

Rhodri Miles (Game of Thrones; Burton; Dylan Thomas: Clown in the Moon) performs Shylock, the latest in his series of masterful one-man shows. Is Shylock, the Jewish money lender from the Merchant of Venice, a villain or a victim? Gareth Armstrong's powerful drama challenges these stereotypes through the eyes of Shylock's only friend - and the only other Jew in all of Shakespeare's work – Tubal. Come and celebrate Shakespeare's unique and rich language in this intimate, magical and humorous treatment of Shylock and his people.

Wednesday 3 Apr 20198:00pm Book Now
The Long Walk Back

The Long Walk Back

The epic story of an international sporting star’s catastrophic fall from grace, by Dougie Blaxland - produced by RoughHouse Theatre and Live Wire Theatre. Followed by a Q&A session with Chris Lewis and RoughHouse Theatre Director Shane Morgan.

Sunday 14 Apr 20197:00pm Book Now
The Dramatic Exploits of Edmund Keane

The Dramatic Exploits of Edmund Keane

By turns humorous and heartbreaking, this remarkable one-man show celebrates the spirit of one of the most unique talents that British theatre has ever produced. Following years of hardship as a strolling player, Edmund Kean was catapulted to stardom following his performance as Shylock at Drury Lane in 1814. Quickly becoming the most popular actor of his day, Kean electrified his audiences with his performances in Shakespeare. Yet within a few short years Kean’s increasingly erratic behavior, fuelled by drink, ensured audiences remembered Kean for all the wrong reasons.

Wednesday 8 May 20198:00pm Book Now
Northanger Abbey (Cyphers Theatre Company)

Northanger Abbey (Cyphers Theatre Company)

A timeless adaptation of Jane Austen’s novel about growing up and getting it all wrong, told in an accessible, energetic style.


Catherine Morland has grown up in the country, with only sensational novels and pop culture to inform her of life beyond the village. Leaving home for the first time, she expects brooding heroes, ruthless bandits and glorious adventures to await her.


They don’t. After all, reality is more complicated.

Thursday 23 May 20198:00pm Book Now
Oysters (Oysters Creatives)

Oysters (Oysters Creatives)

A new dark comedy with live music shining a powerful spotlight on composer Johannes Brahms. At a party to celebrate the first performance of his Violin Concerto the composer’s genius is overshadowed by his self-destructive ego. On his quest for perfection we meet a mesmerizing gallery of characters - the arthritic, embittered and ageing Clara Schumann; the mad, jealous unstable virtuoso Joachim; the pompous and waspish critic Hanslick; and the gentle friend and disciple Von Herzogenberg. And at the centre of it all is the question ‘Why art…and what price do we pay for it?’


Performed by an award-winning cast including Nicholas Collett (RSC, West End), Neil Salvage (RNT, Old Vic) and Eleanor Ryan as Violinist – directed by Amy Bonsall, designed by Maddy Sinclair


Wednesday 5 Jun 20198:00pm Book Now
The Tempest (The Handlebards)

The Tempest (The Handlebards)

This unique all-female cycling troupe make a welcome return by pedal power, this time with a bicycle-powered production of Shakespeare’s ’The Tempest’ like none other. In usual HandleBards style, expect riotous amounts of energy, a fair old whack of chaos, and a great deal of laughter.

Sunday 23 Jun 20197:00pm Book Now
Mallets by Rex Fisher

Mallets by Rex Fisher

In a special preview performance ahead this year's Edinburgh Fringe, Mallets is a darkly funny, yet slightly sad marital comedy - all washed down with a good glug of Pimm’s. On a prissy perfect croquet lawn in middle England, during the most tranquil of summer’s afternoons, a bloodthirsty grudge match plays out between two rival couples. As things take a turn for the sour, the stakes become high and the tensions higher.

Thursday 11 Jul 20198:00pm Book Now
The Legend of King Arthur (Boxtree Productions)

The Legend of King Arthur (Boxtree Productions)

Pack up a picnic and join us in the open air to enjoy this classic tale of Arthur, a sword and the Knights of the round table.  With inventive staging, original songs and magical storytelling, you and your family will be talking about this experience for years to come!


Arthur is fed up! He is tired of his knuckles being rapped by his teacher, being ignored by his parents and bullied by his brother Kay.  However, little does he know that there is prophecy of a hero, destined to pull the sword from the stone and unite Britain, it couldn't possibly be little Arthur could it?  With Merlin and his knights by his side, will Arthur be able to reunite Britain and thwart the evil plans of Morgan Le Fay?


Sunday 18 Aug 20195:00pm Book Now