TheatreEvents

02
FEB
The Met Opera: Porgy and Bess (screening)
The McMillan Theatre

The Gershwins modern American masterpiece has its first Met performances in almost three decades starring bass‐baritone Eric Owens and soprano Angel Blue in the title roles.This new co‐production with English National Opera and Dutch National Opera was hailed as a triumph at…

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14
FEB
Jessica Fostekew: Hench
The McMillan Theatre

Have you ever watched a feminist try and take hench as a compliment Its like watching a snake eat but funny.In preview Hench was nominated for Best Show at the Leicester Comedy Festival. Youve seen Jess in BBC sitcoms Motherland and Cuckoo…

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16
FEB
Sids Time to Play Starring Sid from CBeebies
The McMillan Theatre

Sids Time To Play is the must see or rather must do jam‐packed 45 minute live games show for little ones and their fun‐loving parents featuring Sid from hit CBeebies television show Lets Play.This enthralling show is packed full of fun games…

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22
FEB
Adam Rowe: Pinnacle
The McMillan Theatre

Pinnacle is a brand new hour of brutally honest opinionated no holds barred stand‐up from DAVEs Best Joke Of The Edinburgh Fringe Winner Liverpool Comedian Of The Year Winner and English Comedian Of The Year Finalist; Adam RoweHis online stand‐up clips have…

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29
FEB
The Met Opera: Agrippina (screening)
The McMillan Theatre

Set in Ancient Rome Agrippina plots the downfall of Emperor Claudius to secure the throne for her son Nero in Handels first operatic triumph.Harry Bicket conducts Sir David McVicars wry new production which gives this Baroque black comedy a politically charged modern…

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06
MAR
TEACUPS AND TIARAS
The McMillan Theatre

In a world full of general ghastliness trusted authority on matters of etiquette William Hanson has embarked on an entertaining solo mission to gentrify the nation. As well as enlightening us with the history of customs tastes and manners.William will invite carefully…

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15
MAR
The Met Opera:Der Fliegende Hollander (screening)
The McMillan Theatre

Award‐winning Sir Bryn Terfel CBE returns to the Met for the first time since 2012 as the mysterious seafarer searching for salvation in this co‐production with LOpra de Qubec and Dutch National Opera Amsterdam.Inspired by the legend of the Flying Dutchman the…

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21
MAR
Dom Joly's Holiday Snaps
The McMillan Theatre

Dom Joly is best known as the creator of Trigger Happy TV. And now the writer and broadcaster is undertaking his first UK tour since 2011 giving fans a rare opportunity to see him live. Dom will be talking about his exploits…

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28
MAR
Clive Anderson: Me, Macbeth & I
The McMillan Theatre

The host of Whose Line Is It Anyway Loose Ends and Talks Back takes to the road with his much‐anticipated first ever solo tour in a one‐man show guaranteed to be funnier than Shakespeares greatest tragedy.Tickets: £19…

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05
APR
Rapunzel
The McMillan Theatre

Immersion Theatre proudly presents a witty tongue‐in‐cheek retelling of the family favourite complete with a laugh out loud script a host of catchy songs heaps of audience interaction and an exciting array of magical characters which include a wickedly boo‐able witch a…

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08
APR
Annie JR.
The McMillan Theatre

Annie JR. follows the story of an orphan named Annie living a hard‐knock life at The New York City Municipal Orphanage run by the cruel Miss Hannigan. Annie dreams of being reunited with her parents and takes action to find them. In…

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15
APR
The Met Opera: Tosca (screening)
The McMillan Theatre

Based in Rome during the Napoleonic wars this tragic tale of passion murder lust and love set against a famously romantic score is an enduring classic.Bertrand de Billy conducts Sir David McVicars evocative production with tenor Brian Jagde as Toscas impassioned lover…

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18
APR
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
The McMillan Theatre

From the writers of the hit comedy Hormonal Housewives Girls Just Wanna Have Fun is the brand new musical comedy show that does exactly what it says on the tin.Join the star cast of four refreshingly honest and unreserved girls on a…

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24
APR
100% Simon Brodkin
The McMillan Theatre

After three hugely successful BBC series as Lee Nelson multiple sell‐out tours and various court appearances following world‐famous stunts on Theresa May Sepp Blatter Donald Trump Kanye West and Britains Got Talent the award‐winning comedian unleashes his funniest creation yet himself AGE…

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17
MAY
The Met Opera: Maria Stuarda (screening)
The McMillan Theatre

Set in 16th Century Britain Donizettis historical drama follows Mary Queen of Scots and herbitter rivalry with the cousin responsible for imprisoning her Queen Elizabeth I and thrills with intense stand‐offs and impressive vocal displays.Soprano Diana Damrau and mezzo‐soprano Jamie Barton square…

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22
MAY
The Sleeping Beauty
The McMillan Theatre

The wicked Carabosse casts a spell on Princess Aurora proclaiming that she will one day prick her finger ‐ and die.The Lilac Fairy changes the spell and instead on the fateful day the Princess and the entire Palace fall into…

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23
MAY
Mark Steel: Every Little Thing's Gonna Be Alright
The McMillan Theatre

Marks sell‐out show Who Do I Think I Am revealed his natural father was a world backgammon champion. Now the star of Radio 4s Mark Steels in Town and newspaper columnist of the year is touring a show which is guaranteed to…

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28
MAY
Seann Walsh: Same Again?
The McMillan Theatre

Seann wanted to be a stand‐up comedian from the age of 10. In this show he tells us how he got here from growing up in Brighton to gathering a slew of TV credits and glowing reviews to becoming a tabloid villain.This…

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30
MAY
The Greatest Movies Show
The McMillan Theatre

Presenting songs from the greatest movie musicals of all time Including...... The Greatest Showman ‐ Mary Poppins ‐ Bohemian Rhapsody ‐ Dirty Dancing ‐ Moulin Rouge ‐ Mamma Mia ‐ The Sound Of Music ‐ The Rocky Horror Picture Show ‐ Frozen…

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04
JUN
NT Live: The Welkin
The McMillan Theatre

One life in the hands of 12 women. Rural Suffolk in England 1759. As the country waits for Halleys comet a young woman is sentenced to hang for a heinous murder.When she claims to be pregnant a jury of 12 matrons are…

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05
JUN
A Night To Remember: The Joe Longthorne Songbook
The McMillan Theatre

The show stars TV & West End star Darren Day along with very special guest Tracey Jordan who was one of Joes backing singer along with the Joe Longthorne band under the directorship of Andy Mudd Joes Musical Director.We will have a…

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30
JUN
The Producers
The McMillan Theatre

You know who I used to be Max Bialystock The King of Broadway Failing producer Max Bialystock and his accountant Leo Bloom scam a group of elderly women out of their nest eggs by convincing them to invest in a horrendously offensive…

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09
OCT
Jive Talkin perform the Bee Gees
The McMillan Theatre

In 1997 Gary & Darren from Jive Talkin performed LIVE on HEART FM with THE BEE GEES and received great compliments from both Maurice and Barry Gibb.As with the original Bee Gees Jive Talkin is very much a family affair with brothers…

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24
OCT
The Rocket Man: A Tribute to Sir Elton John
The McMillan Theatre

Are you ready for Love Get ready for take‐off as we bring you the number one tribute to one of the greatest musicians of all time Sir Elton JohnStarring world renowned tribute artist Jimmy Love no one else recreates the flamboyant megastar…

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