October 2017

For Love or Money

Thu 19 — Sat 21 Oct

A Daft Comedy about Greed

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Crafty’s Creepy Castle

Sun 22 Oct

Come in your scariest Hallowe’en costume and join the adventure to find the hidden treasure!

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Griff Rhys Jones

Sun 22 Oct

90 minutes of comedy exploration. 

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Youth Theatre Workshops

Youth Theatre Workshop – Grimms’ Tales Day One

Mon 23 Oct

October Youth Theatre Workshops inspired by the stories of Little Red Riding Hood and Hansel and Gretel

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Bookstory

Tue 24 Oct

The latest show from MONSTRO Theatre, the Pioneers of the Puppet Musical

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Scenes of 2017

Tue 24 Oct

Theatre Royal Writers look back at 2017 in an entertaining evening of satirical, intimate and ultimately hopeful short plays

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Youth Theatre Workshops

Youth Theatre Workshop – Grimms’ Tales Day Two

Wed 25 Oct

October Youth Theatre Workshops inspired by the stories of Little Red Riding Hood and Hansel and Gretel.

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Big Foot

Wed 25 Oct

Love, life and masculinity meet head-on as Joseph tells his poignant coming-of-age story with a twist of the fantastical.

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Stick Man

Thu 26 — Fri 27 Oct

Touching, funny and utterly original, Scamp Theatre’s delightful adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s STICK MAN is coming back

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Buddy Holly and The Cricketers

Fri 27 Oct

25 Years of Rock ’n’ Rolling The World!

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Sister Act

Tue 31 Oct — Sat 4 Nov

Filled with toe-tapping tunes like Take Me to Heaven and Fabulous, Baby! you’re sure to get your groove on!

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November 2017

Sister Act

Tue 31 Oct — Sat 4 Nov

Filled with toe-tapping tunes like Take Me to Heaven and Fabulous, Baby! you’re sure to get your groove on!

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Godspell

Wed 1 — Sat 4 Nov

An honest, warm, often funny and exuberantly youthful retelling of gospel stories

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Harry and Chris Show 2

Tue 7 Nov

Harry Baker and Chris Read bring their unique mix of comedy, melody, poetry and best-matery to venues nationwide!

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Austentatious – The Improvised Jane Austen Novel

Wed 8 Nov

Austentatious are saddling the horses for a Grand Tour of the United Kingdom!

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The Old Curiosity Shop

Thu 9 — Sat 11 Nov

Little Nell Trent lives with her devoted grandfather in his London shop, a magical place filled from wall to wall with dust-laden treasures.

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A Night of Dirty Dancing

Sun 12 Nov

Experience all your favourite songs such as She’s Like The Wind, Hey Baby, Hungry Eyes & of course (I’ve Had) The Time of my Life

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Lunchtime Concert – Martenot Waves

Mon 13 Nov

A special and fascinating chance to hear the exciting sound of the Ondes Martenot, including music from Elgar, Saint-Saëns and Messiaen

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Shakespeare Takeover Programme – The Tempest

Wed 15 Nov

Join us for an enchanting evening as three local schools perform their dramatic responses to Bilmankhwe Arts production The Tempest

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An Evening with Eric & Ern

Thu 16 — Fri 17 Nov

An Evening with Eric and Ern captures the brilliance of Morecambe & Wise in this outstanding homage to Britains best loved performers.

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This Changes Everything

Thu 16 — Sat 18 Nov

On a platform out at sea, 'The Community' has formed, a new type of society and a better way of living...

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Charles Abel-Smith – Lavenham Literary Festival 2017

Fri 17 Nov

A vivid, first-hand account of the fighting and suffering on the front line, written by commanding officer Wilfrid Abel Smith

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Clare Mulley – Lavenham Literary Festival 2017

Sat 18 Nov

Two female German flying aces in the Second World War; one of them a devout Nazi, the other of Jewish blood

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Wild Words- Creative Writing Course Lavenham Literary Festival 2017

Sat 18 Nov

A creative writing workshop introducing techniques to strengthen writing in all genres

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Daisy Hay – Lavenham Literary Festival 2017

Sat 18 Nov

The passionate love letters of Benjamin and Mary Anne Disraeli pieced together in a fascinating tale

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Sophie Hannah & Adele Geras – Lavenham Literary Festival 2017

Sat 18 Nov

Two renowned novelists, mother and daughter Adele Geras and Sophie Hannah

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Greg Votolato – Lavenham Literary Festival 2017

Sat 18 Nov

A guide through the evolution of design styles during The Golden Age of Ocean Liners

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Tracy Chevalier – Lavenham Literary Festival 2017

Sat 18 Nov

The tragedy of Othello is transposed to a 1970’s surburban Washington schoolyard

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Tracey Borman – Lavenham Literary Festival 2017

Sat 18 Nov

Secrets and unexamined details of the Tudor Monarchs lives through eyewitness accounts

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A Vision of Elvis

Sat 18 Nov

A Vision of Elvis transports the audience on a musical journey, an experience you will never forget.

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Erica James with JP Devlin- Lavenham Literary Festival 2017

Sun 19 Nov

A conversation between Radio 4 personality JP Devlin and novelist Erica James

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Churchill Biographers’ Panel – Lavenham Literary Festival 2017

Sun 19 Nov

Literary agent and writer Andrew Lownie introduces two renowned Churchill biographers' approaches to an enduring personality

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Reverend Richard Coles – Lavenham Literary Festival 2017

Sun 19 Nov

“How do you go from pop star to priest? And why?”

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Cambridge-Renaissance-2017

Music for the Habsburg Emperors

Sun 19 Nov

Cambridge Renaissance Voices return to Long Melford for a grand and spectacular concert of music

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The Nutcracker

Mon 20 — Wed 22 Nov

The Nutcracker, will be brought to life by Ballet Theatre UK

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Bury Concert Series : Alke Quartet

Mon 20 Nov

Alke Quartet: They have astonishing stylistic and tonal unanimity.

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December 2017

Dick Whittington

Fri 1 Dec — Sun 14 Jan

Join the cast for our 2017 traditional family pantomime and the ride of a lifetime...

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SSAFA Concert of Carols

Sat 2 Dec

Concert of Carols at St Mary's Church

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Carols From Cambridge

Tue 5 Dec

Our ever-popular annual carol concert set in the beautiful surroundings of St Mary's Church, Honey Hill.

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Mild Peril in Pantoland

Wed 13 Dec

An original Panto in the beautiful setting of Haughley Park

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January 2018

Dick Whittington

Fri 1 Dec — Sun 14 Jan

Join the cast for our 2017 traditional family pantomime and the ride of a lifetime...

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Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Sat 20 Jan

The Showstoppers have delighted audiences across the globe with their ingenious blend of comedy, musical theatre and spontaneity.

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The Good Person of Szechwan

Tue 23 — Sat 27 Jan

A fabulously colourful production and a parable for our times with a large ensemble cast, songs, masks… A theatre experience to remember!

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Birdsong

Wed 31 Jan — Sat 3 Feb

A mesmerising story of love and courage

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February 2018

Birdsong

Wed 31 Jan — Sat 3 Feb

A mesmerising story of love and courage

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Michael McIntyre: Work In Progress

Wed 7 — Thu 8 Feb

That's right! Michael McIntyre is coming to Theatre Royal!

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Judy & Liza

Fri 9 — Sat 10 Feb

Judy Garland and Liza Minnelli are back together again thanks to the new musical experience

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The Jungle Book

Sun 11 — Mon 12 Feb

Immersion Theatre is thrilled to be returning, with their brand new musical adaptation of family favourite, The Jungle Book!

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From Ibiza to the Norfolk Broads

Tue 13 Feb

This is an astonishing physical piece of solo theatre and visual storytelling, featuring the music of David Bowie.

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Whose Story Is It Anyway ?

Wed 14 Feb

Recognised as one of Britain's funniest, most creative theatre companies, this wonderful theatre show guarantees to make you laugh out loud.

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Youth Theatre Workshop – Word Up! Day One

Thu 15 Feb

Our words can be heard, spoken and read...but how will you use them?

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Fall Out

Thu 15 Feb

The show begins a journey through quintessential jazz entangling movement within the graceful perspective of tap dance.

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Youth Theatre Workshop – Word Up! Day Two

Fri 16 Feb

Our words can be heard, spoken and read...but how will you use them?

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More Stars than in the Heavens

Fri 16 Feb

Award winning singer Robert Habermann tells the story and sings the songs from the magical MGM musicals.

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Youth Theatre Workshop – Word Up! Day Three

Sat 17 Feb

Our words can be heard, spoken and read...but how will you use them?

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Dear Zoo

Sat 17 — Sun 18 Feb

Join us to see what the zoo has sent: the perfect pet – in the end!

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New Musical Teddy from Snapdragon Production Theatre Royal

Teddy

Mon 19 — Sat 24 Feb

The ultimate story of teenage rebellion and the birth of a new musical era

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Bury Concert Series : Eblana String Trio

Mon 19 Feb

Eblana String Trio: Winners of the Royal Northern College of Music chamber music award.

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Call My Bluff

Thu 22 Feb

Join the mighty Christopher Biggins and a panel of ‘experts’ for a game of bluff and double bluff!

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Here We Are Now

Sun 25 Feb

Students from TheatreTrain Bury St Edmunds are delighted to present Here We Are Now

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Teechers

Mon 26 — Wed 28 Feb

Blackeyed Theatre revives its highly-acclaimed production of John Godber’s classic comedy about life at a modern comprehensive...

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March 2018

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Thu 1 — Fri 2 Mar

Lovers, fairies, mischief and moonlight conspire in Shakespeare’s classic tale

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Swansea City Opera The Barber of Seville

The Barber of Seville

Sat 3 Mar

Swansea City Opera present a revival of their hugely successful 2011 production of the Barber of Seville, Rossini’s  most famous opera - raz

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Entertain Us

Sun 4 Mar

Students from TheatreTrain Sudbury are delighted to present Entertain Us.

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Great Expectations

Tue 6 — Sat 10 Mar

A powerful and theatrical telling of Dickens’ universally loved masterpiece

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The Producers

Tue 13 — Sat 17 Mar

They aim to produce the worst show ever and escape with millions, but fate has a shock in store

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The Scary Bikers

Mon 19 — Wed 21 Mar

One thing is for sure – it takes two to tandem!

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Bury Concert Series : Bella Tromba

Mon 19 Mar

Bella Tromba: They play with ritzy sophistication.

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Mindgame

Thu 22 — Sat 24 Mar

Why isn't the skeleton in the closet?

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Incognito

Tue 27 Mar

Strong-flavoured flamenco shot through with theatre, surprises and a hint of magic

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I Believe in Unicorns

Thu 29 — Fri 30 Mar

In a library full of books that hold more than stories within their pages...

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Thank You for The Music

Sat 31 Mar

This international smash-hit tribute show brings all of ABBA’s number one hits to the stage

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April 2018

Treasure Island

Thu 5 — Sat 7 Apr

Adventure greater than you could imagine!

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Paul Gambaccini

Sun 8 Apr

How he started life as a boy in the Bronx and wound up 'The Professor of Pop' in Great Britain

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Ballet Central 2018

Mon 9 Apr

A mixed bill featuring works by world-renowned choreographers

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We are Lions,Mr Manager!

Tue 10 Apr

The remarkable story of Jayaben Desai the inspirational leader of the 1976-78 Grunwick Strike

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Youth Theatre Workshop – Sail Away! Day One

Wed 11 Apr

All things to do with pirates, buried treasure, shanties and adventure!

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Youth Theatre Workshop – Sail Away! Day Two

Thu 12 Apr

All things to do with pirates, buried treasure, shanties and adventure!

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Youth Theatre Workshop – Sail Away! Day Three

Fri 13 Apr

All things to do with pirates, buried treasure, shanties and adventure!

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Kiki Dee & Carmelo Luggeri

Sat 14 Apr

Join Kiki and Carmelo for an acoustic journey of stories and song

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Hay Fever

Wed 18 — Sat 21 Apr

Surprises, romance and outrageous behaviour

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A Brave Face

Mon 23 Apr

Under bright blue skies, a small girl stands and watches the soldier. She smiles, just like his sister…

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Mountains The Dreams of Lily Kwok

Tue 24 — Wed 25 Apr

Passion sacrifice and survival across three generations, held together with one lifeline - food

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Walk Like A Man

Sat 28 Apr

A musical journey through the incredible career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

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May 2018

Bury St Edmunds Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

Tue 1 — Sat 5 May

BSEAODS saddle up for a classic Texan tale, where governors, senators, mayors, and even victorious college football teams frequent Miss Mona

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Richard Herring:Oh Frig I’m 50!

Wed 9 May

Richard Herring gets to the half century (against all odds) and looks at how his life has changed

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Radio Active

Thu 10 May

Angus Deayton, Helen Atkinson Wood, Michael Fenton Stevens and Philip Pope reunite

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Islands in the Stream

Fri 11 May

Enjoy the songs of the Queen and King of country music - Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers

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Sounds of Glenn Miller Era

Sat 12 May

The lights soften, the mood settles. An audience waits for that first moment of sound

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Hard Times

Wed 16 — Sat 19 May

Imagine a world where imagination is forbidden

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Psychic Sally Kisses to Heaven

Fri 25 May

Kisses to Heaven showcases the phenomenal ability of the nation’s best loved medium

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Youth Theatre Workshop – Magic & Mystery Day One

Tue 29 May

Learn simple tricks and all the skills required to become a certified sorcerer!

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Youth Theatre Workshop – Magic Mystery Day Two

Wed 30 May

Learn simple tricks and all the skills required to become a certified sorcerer!

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Simon and Garfunkel: Through the Years

Wed 30 May

The closest thing to Simon & Garfunkel touring the world today

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Youth Theatre Workshop – Magic & Mystery Day Three

Thu 31 May

Learn simple tricks and all the skills required to become a certified sorcerer!

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Britain’s Got Magic

Thu 31 May

Watch closely as Christian Lee and more conjure you to an evening of magic and humour

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June 2018

Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales

Fri 1 — Sun 3 Jun

Funky moves, toe tapping tunes and giggles are guaranteed!

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Whisky Galore

Tue 5 — Sat 9 Jun

When the whisky runs out completely it seems like the end of the world…

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Cinderella

Mon 11 — Tue 12 Jun

A surprising world of wonder and magic

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The Owl and The Pussycat

Fri 15 — Sat 16 Jun

Will this meloobious family return together, will they always be a three?

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Rhythm of the Dance

Wed 20 Jun

A new era in Irish entertainment featuring world champion dancers

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The Gruffalo’s Child

Fri 22 — Sun 24 Jun

The Gruffalo said that no gruffalo should ever set foot in the deep dark wood

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The Hollow

Wed 27 — Sat 30 Jun

A jolly gathering explodes into murder one weekend at The Hollow

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July 2018

Suffolk Young Peoples Theatre Footloose

Footloose: The Musical

Wed 25 — Sat 28 Jul

Suffolk Young People’s Theatre return in 2018 with their fully staged version of the hit West End and Broadway Musical, Footloose.

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The Case of the Frightened Lady

Mon 30 Jul — Sat 4 Aug

The household is controlled by the family physician, the footmen behave more like guests than servants and the secretary Isla is afraid

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Youth Theatre Summer Workshop Day On

Tue 31 Jul

Come and be creative, act, sing, move, make new friends and improve your confidence!

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August 2018

The Case of the Frightened Lady

Mon 30 Jul — Sat 4 Aug

The household is controlled by the family physician, the footmen behave more like guests than servants and the secretary Isla is afraid

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Youth Theatre Summer Workshop Day Two

Thu 2 Aug

Come and be creative, act, sing, move, make new friends and improve your confidence!

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Youth Theatre Summer Workshop Day Three

Fri 3 Aug

Come and be creative, act, sing, move, make new friends and improve your confidence!

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