Theatre

  • poetryofplays 17 February • The Poetry of Plays - In this joint fundraiser for Dorchester Arts and Dorchester Community Plays Association playwrights Stephanie Dale and David Edgar will demonstrate how drama shares many of the elements and structures of poetry. Illustrating the evening, local... Read More »
  • chekov_web 24 Febraury • Chekhov’s Shorts - European Arts Company return with a hugely entertaining collection of classic one-act farces by Anton Chekhov, including The Evils of Tobacco, The Dimwit, The Bear, Swan Song and The Proposal. Originally performed in Russian vaudeville theatres, these bittersweet plays are Chekhov... Read More »
  • ThriveWEb 10 March • Thrive - This exciting, immersive production for young people uses humour, movement and spoken word to portray the most challenging of emotions with courage and optimism. When Ollie, Ashleigh and Raph are thrown together by a sudden... Read More »
  • RWD15_Toby-PeachWEB 22 March • The Eulogy of Toby Peach - Toby has come to deliver his Eulogy. Join him as he enters the (not so) exclusive Cancer Club; sample chemotherapy cocktails, select the perfect funeral playlist and marvel at Willy Wonka’s life-saving stem cell machine.... Read More »
  • DYT_WEB 30 & 31 March • DYT: Pronoun - Isabella and Josh are childhood sweethearts. It should be happy ever after. But it is not that simple, Isabella has now become a boy. This is an engaging and thought-provoking story about transition, testosterone and... Read More »
  • hounslow_web 2 April • The Diary Of A Hounslow Girl - The Diary of a Hounslow Girl is told through the eyes of a 16 year old British Muslim Girl growing up in West London. From traditional Pakistani weddings to fights on the night bus this... Read More »
  • elephant-image-FOR-WEB 12 April • An Elephant in the Garden, by Michael Morpurgo - CHILDREN’S THEATRE – Corn Exchange 2.30pm and 7pm (doors open 1/2 hour before performances) £11 / £9 members and concessions Another fantastic story from the creator of War Horse. 1945 Dresden, Germany. Lizzie, her mother... Read More »
  • Bronte_web 21 April • We Are Bronte - We Are Brontë is a madcap physical interpretation of the Brontë myth, taking the real and imaginary worlds of the Yorkshire siblings as inspiration. With only a handful of props, the two masterful performers deconstruct... Read More »