Theatre Royal

Theatre Royal
Theatre Royal
Addington Street, Margate, Kent, CT9 1PW
  • Telephone 01843 292795
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  • Website www.theatreroyalmargate.com

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Sat 13 Dec

£10–£13 before Oct (£11 before Oct; £40 before Oct) / 01843 292795

Sun 14 Dec

£10–£13 before Oct (£11 before Oct; £40 before Oct) / 01843 292795

Fri 19 Dec

£10–£13 before Oct (£11 before Oct; £40 before Oct) / 01843 292795

…and 8 more dates until 28 Dec

Bond - An Unauthorised Parody

Gavin Robertson focuses his attention on the Bond phenomenon, in his latest physical cartoon style adventure - spoofing the characters adored by millions, and exploding every cliche in the book(s).

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£10 / 01843 292795

Bridges y Puentes

A troupe of performers from all around the world use music, dance, theatre and storytelling to tell tales of migration and the search for home. Inspired by real stories from participants in Cliftonville, Margate.

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 01843 292795

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 01843 292795

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 01843 292795

Captain Flinn And The Pirate Dinosaurs: Les Petits Theatre Company

  • Written by: Nicole Lewis

A non-stop action packed theatrical experience with live music, puppetry, physical performance and dastardly dinosaurs.

Fri 26 Sep

Sat 27 Sep

Charlie Landsborough

Septuagenarian country singer who is as entertaining on stage as he is melodic.

Sat 1 Nov

£19–£21 / 01843 292795

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Dance Excerpts

Professional dancers will perform excerpts from famous classical works including La Fille Mal Gardee, and original dance creations. They will be supported by young, talented dancers from all over Kent.

Sat 16 Aug

£12 (£10) / 01843 292795

Dave Gorman Gets Straight to the Point (The Powerpoint)

The comedian/writer/general brainbox's new tour is centred around on his trademark powerpoint presentations, with wit and hilarity in shedloads.

A Doll's House

  • Directed by: Carrie Cracknell
  • Written by: Simon Stephens (translation)

Ibsen's classic 19th century drama on morals, translated by Simon Stephens and featuring Hattie Morahan reprising her role as Nora.

Mon 3 Nov

£15 (£13; £7.50; £10) / 01843 292795

Emily Brown And The Thing

Children's theatre piece about a little girl who finds a magical being, beginning a colourful adventure.

Sat 8 Nov

£6 ( £20) / 01843 292795

The Falcon's Malteser

Anthony Horowitz' novel, is now a hilarious family show following the adventures of the hopelessly inept private detective Tim Diamond and his sharp witted brother Nick.

Sun 26 Oct

£10 (£8; £30) / 01843 292795

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Flashing Eyes

A musical that re-tells the eternal tale of love at first sight, the courtship that follows with its ups and downs, tears and laughter, and is set in 1950s Margate.

Fri 19 Sep

£10 (£9) / 01843 292795

Sat 20 Sep

£10 (£9) / 01843 292795

The Fureys & Davey Arthur

The Irish legends perform with Davey Arthur.

Sat 25 Apr 2015

£18.50 (£16.50) / 01843 292795

Great Expectations

  • Written by: Charles Dickens

David Mynne (Rabbit Theatre) will take you on a journey that brings you a 'cast of thousands' in this skillful, one-man adaptation of Charles Dickens's epic novel.

Fri 3 Oct

£14 (£12) / 01843 292795

Ha Ha Hood And The Prince Of Leaves

The Ha Ha! team are BACK with a brand new and all-out outrageous comic romp.

Wed 8 Oct

£18–£20 ( £18) / 01843 292795

Henning Wehn: Eins, Zwei, Diy

The 'German Comedy Ambassador''s new show is all about how he has grown accustomed to the UK sense of humour and way of life.

Fri 31 Oct

£15 / 01843 292795

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Heritage Open Days

Dating back to 1787 and remodelled by the Victorians, the Theatre Royal is proud to be the second oldest working theatre in the UK, described by the Theatres Trust as "of major significance" and a Grade II* listed building.

Sat 13 Sep

£3 / 01843 292795

Sun 14 Sep

£3 / 01843 292795

Hey, Presto!

  • Written by: Nadia Shireen

Presto the cat is a very talented magician, so when he and his best friend Monty the dog join a funfair and start a magic show, things look good for the duo. But fame goes to Monty's head and soon Presto loses his friend and his show. Based on the book by Nadia Shireen.

Sat 11 Oct

£6 ( £20) / 01843 292795

Hugless Douglas

Blunderbus present the tale of poor hugless Douglas – the bear who is searching for the perfect cuddle. Ages 3–7.

Sat 2 May 2015

£6 ( £20) / 01843 292795

Kes

  • Written by: Robert Alan Evans(Adoptation)

An adaptation of the classic book A Kestrel For A Knave by Barry Hines, adapted for the stage by Robert Alan Evans.

Fri 10 Oct

£16 (£14) / 01843 292795

The Lindisfarne Story

Former Lindisfarne members Ray Laidlaw and Billy Mitchell perform the songs of the folk-rock band, with stories of its history.

Tue 7 Oct

£18.50 / 01843 292795

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Longwave

Performed entirely without dialogue by Tom Lyall and Jamie Wood, and created by writer/director Chris Goode, Longwave is a seductively bleak comedy with a tender heart.

Thu 16 Oct

£15; £10 under 25s; £7.50 School Groups (Per Person) ( £12) / 01843 292795

Marcus Brigstocke: Je m'accuse – I Am Marcus

  • 3 stars

Brigstocke forgoes politics to talk about himself.

Sat 4 Oct

Martin Carthy & Dave Swarbrick

The award-winning two-piece performs a range of traditional folk.

Sun 28 Sep

£10–£15 (£13) / 01843 292795

Not About Heroes

  • Written by: Stephen MacDonald

The unforgettable story of two of the finest 'Great War' poets, Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon, their friendship, their inter-dependency, their poetry. Through the letters and poems of these two men, Stephen MacDonald's acclaimed play paints a vivid and moving picture of their friendship and the conflict that brought…

Mon 20 Oct

£12 (£10) / 01843 292795

Peter Pan - A Musical Adventure

Based on J.M. Barrie's original play, 'Peter Pan - a Musical Adventure' follows Wendy and her brothers as Peter Pan and his fairy companion, Tinker Bell, guide them on their adventures in Neverland.

Wed 6 Aug

£10; £6 children; £5 friends of the theatre; £24 family / 01843 292795

Thu 7 Aug

£10; £6 children; £5 friends of the theatre; £24 family / 01843 292795

Fri 8 Aug

£10; £6 children; £5 friends of the theatre; £24 family / 01843 292795

Sat 9 Aug

£10; £6 children; £5 friends of the theatre; £24 family / 01843 292795

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The Roundabout Festival

For one week only, a pop-up arts festival is coming to Margate. The Roundabout Festival is five days of non-stop events that all take place in a state-of-the-art pop-up amphitheatre seating 172 people, completely in the round.

Wed 3 Sep

£10–£20 / 01843 292795

Thu 4 Sep

£10–£20 / 01843 292795

Fri 5 Sep

£10–£20 / 01843 292795

…and 2 more dates until 7 Sep

Roy Chubby Brown

Blue comedy from man branded 'too rude for television'. Never mind the comedy, that patchwork jacket is hardly fit for public consumption.

Thu 4 Dec

£20 / 01843 292795

Scratch: The Last Tempest

A sequel to The Tempest which begins where Shakespeare left off.

Fri 28 Nov

£14 (£12) / 01843 292795

Sat 29 Nov

£14 (£12) / 01843 292795

Seann Walsh: Seann 28

Observational storytelling from the 2013 Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and star of Channel 4's Stand Up For The Week and BBC1's Live At The Apollo.

Sun 30 Nov

Exchange Studio

£14 / 01843 292795

Shakespeare Schools Festival

The Theatre Royal, Margate is delighted to mark Shakespeare's 450th birthday by throwing him the biggest party he has ever seen with the largest Shakespeare Schools Festival to date. 35,000 young people will take to professional stages across the UK.

Thu 6 Nov

£8.50 (£6.50) / 01843 292795

The Sooty Show

Sweep, Soo and Richard join the loveable bear to celebrate his birthday party – where things don't seem to be going to plan.

Sun 17 Aug

£12 (Children £10; £38) / 01843 292795

That Is All You Need To Know

Idle Motion presents a play set in 1940s England and the secretive worlds of the cold huts of 'Station X' at Bletchley Park, using inventive staging and multimedia projection to explore the stories and lives of the remarkable men and women whose quiet work changed the course of our history.

Wed 1 Oct

£14 (£12; £10) / 01843 292795

We Will Remember

War is sad and brutal. You will be moved by some of the material in this presentation but we have tried to show the British humour and spirit that prevailed during the awful period in Britain's history 1914-1918.

Sat 2 Aug

£10 (£8) / 01843 292795

Wingman

A new father-son comedy from Fringe First winner Richard Marsh.

Thu 25 Sep

£12 (£10) / 01843 292795

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