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The Actor’s Lament (Over 12s)
A comedy about the bizarre lives of actors and the many fights, frustrations and madness they are prone to. Steven Berkoff stars with Jay Benedict and Andree Bernard in this glimpse backstage, lifting the curtain on the bizarre and often hilarious world of theatre.
Austentatious: An Improvised Novel
An irreverent show performed in period costume, borne from suggestions from the audience.
The Ballad Of Martha Brown
Angel Exit's drama based on the life and times of Martha Brown, the last woman publicly hanged in Dorset in 1856. Presented in the company's rich visual style, blending storytelling and striking physicality, this show is spliced through with wicked humour, an original score and macabre songs. Not suitable for children…
Ballet Theatre UK: The Little Mermaid
A dramatic re-telling of Hans Christian Andersen's classic story in which a beautiful young mermaid falls in love with a human Prince and gives up everything to win his love.
Septuagenarian country singer who is as entertaining on stage as he is melodic.
The Complete Works Of Williams Shakespeare
An irreverent, fast-paced romp through the Bard's plays. Join these madcap men in tights as they weave their wicked way through all of Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories and Tragedies in one wild ride that will leave you breathless.
Consider Yourself At Home With Ron Moody & Mark Lester: Talk
The stage and screen actors talk about their careers and give insights into the things that happen off camera.
Sun 4 May
Phone for avaibility / 01843 292795
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.
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.
Sun 12 Oct
£20 / 01843 292795
A Doll's House
- Written by: Henrik Ibsen
The Rondo presents Henrik Ibsen's mould-shattering drama, in which a loyal and well-meaning wife finds her happiness threatened by social convention.
Emily Brown And The Thing: Tall Stories (Over 3s)
A charming children's theatre piece about a little girl who finds a magical being, beginning a colourful adventure.
An upfront, comic play about passion, patriotism and 'Englishness', set in 2001, the night before England thrash Germany 5-1 and four England fans meet for the first time on a campsite in Munich.
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
- 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.
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.
Hey, Presto! (Over 3s)
- 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 best-selling book by Nadia Shireen.
- 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.
Welcome watchers of illusion to the castle of confusion. Knightmare, the cult TV show live onstage, offers you the chance, guided by top comedians, to defeat Lord Fear's dungeon: riddles, magical characters, monsters and yes, spell casting!
Lee Evans: Work In Progress
Energetic physical humour and offbeat observations as the multi-award winning stand-up and actor tries out new material.
Little Howard And The Magic Pencil Of Life And Death (Over 6s)
Little Howard has discovered the pencil that drew him. But, on the other end of this magical pencil of life is the eraser of death, and a dark force is at large determined to rub the cheeky chap out for good. And, as if that wasn't enough, Big Howard has had a real-life baby who is getting a little too much attention.
Sat 12 Jul
£6 ( £20) / 01843 292795
Mata Hari: Female Spy
- Directed by: Gavin Robertson
Dancer, lover, confidante, courtesan, contradiction and liar. In the hour before her execution, on the morning of 15th October 1917, Mata Hari reflects upon the events that have led her to the firing squad.
Miles Jupp Is the Chap You're Thinking Of
Intelligent humour and withering wit from the award-winning stand-up and Rev actor.
Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers
Powerful rhythms and theatrical choreography from the energetic drumming group.
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 and 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…
OperaUpClose: La Traviata
- Directed by: Robin Norton-Hale
- Written by: Verdi
Verdi's tragic drama about a scandalous love affair from Olivier Award-winning company OperaUpClose.
You'd never know Gran was a pirate – until you need her most! Based on Geraldine Durrant & Rose Forshall's Pirate Gran series.
Romeo And Juliet
- Written by: William Shakespeare
Changeling Theatre presents a production of Shakespeare's tragic drama about two young lovers united in forbidden love.
Sat 19 Jul
Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01843 292795
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.
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.
Thanet Festival Choir
The Thanet Festival Choir was formed in 1946 and is now one of the premier choral ensembles in Kent.
Thanet Gang Show
A fast moving variety show presenting entertainment from talented young people from across Thanet.
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.
The Trials Of Oscar Wilde
European Arts Theatre Company presents a drama based on trial transcripts and the writer's own words, tracing his rapid downfall from the triumphal opening night of The Importance Of Being Earnest to prison and disgrace.