What's on atThe Watermill Theatre

The Watermill Theatre The Watermill Theatre
Bagnor, Newbury
Newbury
Berkshire
RG20 8AE



Dates for your diary

Forthcoming event listings diary for The Watermill Theatre in Newbury:

Oliver!

31 Jul - 19 Sep 2015

Set in Londons murky underworld Lionel Barts much‐loved musical tells the story of the runaway orphan Oliver and the colourful characters he encounters following his escape from the workhouse. The bullying Mr Bumble devious gang leader Fagin menacing Bill Sikes his kindly…

THE POETRY AND PASSION OF PABLO NERUDA

6 Sep 2015

Poet diplomat senator champion of the working man citizen of the world lover and bon vivant ‐ Chilean Pablo Neruda wrote what he lived and lived what he wrote. His life and his art were inseparable and his passion for both contagious.…

AN AUDIENCE WITH... MRS MINNIE CHURCHILL DL

8 Sep 2015

Minnie Churchill is the Director of Churchill Heritage and co‐author with David Coombs the art historian of Sir Winston Churchill His Life and His Paintings. Minnie was responsible for tracing Sir Winstons 500 plus paintings across the world and the stories associated…

The Ladykillers

24 Sep - 31 Oct 2015

THE LADYKILLERS is a classic black comedy; a sweet little old lady alone in her house is pitted against a gang of criminal misfits who will stop at nothingPosing as amateur musicians Professor Marcus and his gang rent rooms in the lopsided…

AN AUDIENCE WITH... SIR RICHARD SHIRREFF

6 Oct 2015

Waterloo ‐ the Battle which defined a CenturyIn the bicentennial year of the Battle of Waterloo General Sir Richard Shirreff brings a professional soldiers perspective to the momentous events of the Waterloo campaign of June 1815. Drawing on original accounts from the…

Macbeth

2 - 7 Nov 2015

In a country ravaged by war three witches wait for the young soldier Macbeth on a desolate heath. They tell him he will be King. When Macbeth is unexpectedly promoted and with the Witches prophesy ringing in his ears his bloody ambition…

Gormenghast

11 - 14 Nov 2015

There is nowhere to go You will only tread a circle Titus Groan.Everything returns to Gormenghast.Gormenghast a crumbling labyrinthine castle in a world dominated by iron‐clad laws and ancient decaying ritual. Titus Groan is the seventy‐seventh Earl and heir to Gormenghast with…

Alice In Wonderland

19 Nov - 3 Jan 2016

Chasing a mysterious white rabbit with a pocket watch Alice tumbles down a rabbit hole and into a world of fun and adventure. There she meets the colourful characters of Wonderland and hears their fantastical tales. After a lively tea party an…

BOOK CLUB - PROFESSOR ROBERT DOUGLAS-FAIRHURST

1 Dec 2015

The Story of Alice ‐ Lewis Carroll and the Secret History of WonderlandWonderland is part of our cultural heritage ‐ a shortcut for all that is beautiful and confusing; a metaphor used by artists writers and politicians for 150 years.But beneath the…


Other Local Events

Oliver!

Oliver! 31 Jul - 19 Sep 2015

Set in London’s murky underworld, Lionel Bart’s much-loved musical tells the story of the runaway orphan Oliver and the colourful characters he encounters following his escape from the workhouse. The bullying Mr Bumble, devious gang leader Fagin, menacing Bill Sikes, his kindly…

Macbeth

Macbeth

At The Watermill Theatre, Newbury

2 - 7 Nov 2015