Drama

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Arcadia

  • Directed by: Giles Croft
  • Written by: Tom Stoppard

A serious comedy about science, sex and landscape gardening.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Mon 2 Mar

£10.50–£35

Tue 3 Mar

£10.50–£35

Wed 4 Mar

£10.50–£35

…and 3 more dates until 7 Mar

New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Mon 23 Mar

£10.50–£35 / 0870 607 7533

Tue 24 Mar

£10.50–£35 / 0870 607 7533

Wed 25 Mar

£10.50–£35 / 0870 607 7533

…and 3 more dates until 28 Mar

New Victoria Theatre, Woking

Sat 28 Feb

£10.50–£35 / 0844 871 7645

One Night In Istanbul

Nicky Allt's stage production of One Night In Istanbul, following Liverpool football fans as they venture to the European Cup in Istanbul.

Grand Opera House, Belfast

Tue 9 Jun

£18.75–£35.75 / 028 9024 0411

Wed 10 Jun

£18.75–£35.75 / 028 9024 0411

Thu 11 Jun

£18.75–£35.75 / 028 9024 0411

…and 2 more dates until 13 Jun

The Absence Of War

  • Directed by: Jeremy Herrin
  • Written by: David Hare

A political drama by David Hare.

Bristol Old Vic

Tue 10 Mar

£10–£27.50 / 0117 987 7877

Wed 11 Mar

£10–£27.50 / 0117 987 7877

Thu 12 Mar

£10–£27.50 / 0117 987 7877

…and 2 more dates until 14 Mar

Cambridge Arts Theatre

Tue 28 Apr

£30; £25 / 01223 578933

Wed 29 Apr

£30; £25 / 01223 578933

Thu 30 Apr

£30; £25 / 01223 578933

…and 2 more dates until 2 May

Everyman Theatre, Liverpool

Tue 24 Mar

£12–£25 / 0151 709 4776

Wed 25 Mar

£12–£25 / 0151 709 4776

Thu 26 Mar

£12–£25 / 0151 709 4776

…and 2 more dates until 28 Mar

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Blood Brothers: The Festival Players

  • Written by: Willy Russell

Willy Russell's original play about the contrasting fates of two identical Liverpudlian twins, on which he based his famous musical.

Loughborough Town Hall

Sat 28 Feb

£12; £8.50 under 22s / 01509 231914

Love And Information: Bench Theatre Company

  • Written by: Caryl Churchill

This fast-moving play by Caryl Churchill, more than 100 characters try to make sense of what they know.

The Spring, Havant

Sat 28 Feb

£8; £7 (£6; £5) / 023 9247 2700

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Uncle Vanya

  • Directed by: Mark Rosenblatt
  • Written by: Samuel Adamson (adaptation)

Chekhov's masterpiece is a dark, funny and romantic exploration of cross-purposed love, bitter jealousy and a totally dysfunctional family stuck deep in rural Russia. Directed by Mark Rosenblatt.

West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds

Sat 28 Feb

Quarry Theatre

£12–£28 / 0113 213 7700

Mon 2 Mar

Quarry Theatre

£12–£28 / 0113 213 7700

Tue 3 Mar

Quarry Theatre

£12–£28 / 0113 213 7700

…and 16 more dates until 21 Mar

Acting Up Drama Workshops

Fun drama workshops aimed at building confidence and creativity and leading towards an annual performance devised by the kids themselves. Ages 4–16.

CCA, Glasgow

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 07974 270053

This new class is improv-based with an emphasis on comedy.

Sat 14 Mar

Free / 07974 270053

This new class is improv-based with an emphasis on comedy.

Sat 21 Mar

Free / 07974 270053

This new class is improv-based with an emphasis on comedy.

Sat 28 Mar

Free / 07974 270053

This new class is improv-based with an emphasis on comedy.

Fireworks (Al'ab Nariya)

  • Directed by: Richard Twyman
  • Written by: Dalia Taha

Palestinian poet and playwright Dalia Taha continues to develop her meditation on the death of childhood during conflict, centred on 11-year-old Lubna and 12-year-old Khalil, who are playing on the empty stairwell in their apartment block as the siege outside intensifies. Directed by Richard Twyman.

The Royal Court Theatre, London SW1W

Sat 28 Feb

Jerwood Theatre Upstairs

£20; £10 / 020 7565 5000

Mon 2 Mar

Jerwood Theatre Upstairs

£20; £10 / 020 7565 5000

Tue 3 Mar

Jerwood Theatre Upstairs

£20; £10 / 020 7565 5000

…and 10 more dates until 14 Mar

Game

  • Directed by: Sacha Wares
  • Written by: Mike Bartlett

In the midst of a housing crisis, a young couple are offered their own home, but it comes at a high price. Drama written by Mike Bartlett, directed by Sacha Wares.

Almeida Theatre, London N1

Sat 28 Feb

£28 preview; £28–£30; £18 7.30pm & 4pm; £28–£30 / 020 7359 4404

  • 16:00 Game Almeida Theatre, London
  • 19:00 Game Almeida Theatre, London
  • 21:30 Game Almeida Theatre, London

Mon 2 Mar

£28 preview; £28–£30; £18 7.30pm & 4pm; £28–£30 / 020 7359 4404

  • 19:00 Game Almeida Theatre, London
  • 21:30 Game Almeida Theatre, London

Tue 3 Mar

£28 preview; £28–£30; £18 7.30pm & 4pm; £28–£30 / 020 7359 4404

  • 19:00 Game Almeida Theatre, London
  • 21:30 Game Almeida Theatre, London
…and 28 more dates until 4 Apr

The Heresy Of Love: Bristol Old Vic Theatre School

  • Directed by: Jenny Stephens
  • Written by: Helen Edmundson

Inspired by the true-life story of Sister Juana and her life in the Hieronymite Convent, The Heresy of Love explores this woman's life with a passion and intellectual rigour worthy of its subject.

Bristol Old Vic

Fri 6 Mar

£15 ( £10) / 0117 987 7877

Sat 7 Mar

£15 ( £10) / 0117 987 7877

Mon 9 Mar

£15 ( £10) / 0117 987 7877

…and 5 more dates until 14 Mar back to top

The Hook

This world premiere from one of America's most revered writers is directed by Artistic Director James Dacre.

Royal and Derngate, Northampton

Fri 5 Jun

£10 / 01604 624 811

  • 19:45 The Hook Royal and Derngate, Northampton

Sat 6 Jun

£10 / 01604 624 811

  • 14:30 The Hook Royal and Derngate, Northampton

Sun 7 Jun

£10 / 01604 624 811

  • 19:45 The Hook Royal and Derngate, Northampton
…and 20 more dates until 27 Jun

Multitudes

A production written by John Hollingworth about a visit from the Prime Minister to the multicultural city of Bradford on the eve of a Conservative Party Conference, directed by Indhu Rubasingham.

The Tricycle Theatre, Kilburn

Sat 28 Feb

Phone for prices / 020 7328 1000

Mon 2 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 7328 1000

Tue 3 Mar

Phone for prices / 020 7328 1000

…and 16 more dates until 21 Mar

Posh

  • Directed by: Susannah Tresilian
  • Written by: Laura Wade

Laura Wade's drama is set amongst the young men of an elite Oxford dining society, such as the one to which Prime Minister David Cameron and his fellow politician Boris Johnson belonged. Directed by Susannah Tresilian.

Nottingham Playhouse

Sat 28 Feb

£10.50–£28.50 / 0115 941 9419

  • 19:45 Posh Nottingham Playhouse

The Railway Children

Ballywillan Drama Group present the premiere production of Mike Kenny's adaptation of the classic tale in Northern Ireland. A family favourite it tells the story of a prosperous Edwardian family - a mother and three children who move to the rural north of England after the father is wrongly imprisoned.

Riverside Theatre, University Of Ulster, Coleraine

Wed 25 Mar

£12 / 028 7032 3232

Thu 26 Mar

£12 / 028 7032 3232

Fri 27 Mar

£12 / 028 7032 3232

Sat 28 Mar

£12 / 028 7032 3232

Re:Tale

  • Written by: Anmarie Bowler

Written Foundations Theatre Company presents a frenetic yarn about shop keeping by Anmarie Bowler.

Hen & Chickens, London N1

Tue 24 Mar

£9 / 020 7354 8246

  • 19:30 Re:Tale Hen & Chickens, London

Wed 25 Mar

£9 / 020 7354 8246

  • 19:30 Re:Tale Hen & Chickens, London

Thu 26 Mar

£9 / 020 7354 8246

  • 19:30 Re:Tale Hen & Chickens, London
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Table: Rose Bruford College Of Theatre And Performance

  • Written by: Tanya Ronder

Tanya Ronder's epic drama takes place over six generations, and shifts from turn-of-the-century Staffordshire to 21st-century South London via Tanganyika and a Herefordshire commune.

Stratford Circus, London E15

Sat 28 Feb

£10 (£8; £5) / 0844 357 2625

Mon 2 Mar

£10 (£8; £5) / 0844 357 2625

What Falls Apart

  • Directed by: Max Roberts
  • Written by: Torben Betts

A tragi-comedy from playwright Torben Betts set in May 2015: the most important General Election for a generation.

Live Theatre, Newcastle upon Tyne

Wed 22 Apr

£10–£22; £10–£16 over 60s (£5–£15) / 0191 232 1232

Thu 23 Apr

£10–£22; £10–£16 over 60s (£5–£15) / 0191 232 1232

Fri 24 Apr

£10–£22; £10–£16 over 60s (£5–£15) / 0191 232 1232

…and 17 more dates until 16 May

Anne Of Green Gables : Bradfordians

The affectionate story of orphan Anne and her journey to becoming a young woman after being adopted by unmarried siblings Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert.

Wiltshire Music Centre, Bradford-on-Avon

Thu 12 Mar

£12 ( £10; Children £8 under 18s) / 01225 860100

Fri 13 Mar

£12 ( £10; Children £8 under 18s) / 01225 860100

Sat 14 Mar

£12 ( £10; Children £8 under 18s) / 01225 860100

Sun 15 Mar

£12 ( £10; Children £8 under 18s) / 01225 860100

The Mill At Sonning, Reading

Sat 28 Feb

£41–£51 / 0118 969 8000

Educating Rita

  • Written by: Willy Russell

Production of the heart-warming and funny drama written by Willy Russell.

Mercury Theatre, Colchester

Sat 28 Feb

£10–£25 / 01206 573948

Tue 3 Mar

£10–£25 / 01206 573948

Wed 4 Mar

£10–£25 / 01206 573948

…and 8 more dates until 14 Mar back to top

Eh Janam Tumhare Lekhe

A Punjabi film following the life's journey of one man, Bhagat Puran Singh.

Piccadilly Cinema, Leicester

Sat 28 Feb

0121 773 7772

Sun 1 Mar

0121 773 7772

Tue 3 Mar

0121 773 7772

Vue Birmingham

Sat 28 Feb

08712 240 240

Sun 1 Mar

08712 240 240

Mon 2 Mar

08712 240 240

…and 3 more dates until 5 Mar

Eloisa is Under an Almond Tree

Written by Spanish playwright Enrique Jardiel Poncela.

Canada Water Culture Space, London SE16

Sat 28 Feb

£8 / 020 8692 4446

Sun 1 Mar

£8 / 020 8692 4446

Mon 2 Mar

£8 / 020 8692 4446

…and 18 more dates until 20 Mar

Game Theory

Lois Jeary directs a double bill of plays by Odessa Celt, which look at controversial medical practices, and the emotions and ethics that surround them.

Tristan Bates Theatre, The Actors Centre, London WC2H

Tue 31 Mar

£10–£12 / 020 7240 6283

  • 19:30 – 21:00 Game Theory Tristan Bates Theatre, The Actors Centre, London

Wed 1 Apr

£10–£12 / 020 7240 6283

  • 19:30 – 21:00 Game Theory Tristan Bates Theatre, The Actors Centre, London

Thu 2 Apr

£10–£12 / 020 7240 6283

  • 19:30 – 21:00 Game Theory Tristan Bates Theatre, The Actors Centre, London
…and 13 more dates until 18 Apr

Grav

The story of Ray Gravell, actor, cultural icon, father, husband and a man with a life packed full of stories that deserve to be heard once more, with Gareth John Bale in the title role.

Borough Theatre, Abergavenny

Thu 12 Mar

£12 (£10) / 01873 850805

  • 19:30 Grav Borough Theatre, Abergavenny

Galeri Caernarfon

Mon 2 Mar

£9 (Children £7; £7) / 01286 685222

  • 19:30 Grav Galeri Caernarfon

Neuadd Dwyfor, Pwllheli

Wed 4 Mar

£12.50; £7 under 26s; £10 Preview (£10.50) / 01758 704 088

  • 19:30 Grav Neuadd Dwyfor, Pwllheli

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The Guardian Of The Threshold: Stroud Mystery Drama Group

  • Written by: Richard Ramsbotham

Rudolf Steiner's mystery drama taking place both on earth and in super-earthly realms and depicting, besides the human beings at the centre of the drama, the many and varied spiritual beings, normally invisible to us, who accompany their development.

Rudolf Steiner House, London NW1

Sat 28 Feb

£7 (£5) / 020 7723 4400

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