Malvern Theatres

Malvern Theatres
Grange Road, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR14 3HB
  • Box office 01684 892 277
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  • Website www.malvern-theatres.co.uk

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A major centre for the arts in the West Midlands offering a diverse programme of theatre, music, comedy, dance, film and workshops. Malvern Theatres is home of the Malvern Festivals, founded by Bernard Shaw and Barry Jackson in 1929. There are two bars and a bistro, Scene Bistro, which is open for lunch and dinner each day.

The venue is 10 minutes walk from Great Malvern Train Station.

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There are 30 events at this location

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The Best Thing

Vamos Theatre present a bittersweet story of mistaken morals and broken hearts set in the 1960s.

Fri 10 Feb

£11.76; £14; £8.96 under 26s / 01684 892 277

Sat 11 Feb

£11.76; £14; £8.96 under 26s / 01684 892 277

Birmingham Royal Ballet: La Fille Mal Gardee

  • Written by: Ferdinand Herold

Created in 1960 by one of the greatest choreographers of the 20th century, this charming ballet was an instant hit. Funny, tender and true, this lovely ballet of rural bliss will put a spectacular spring in your step. When country beauty Lise falls in love with farm lad Colas, she's about to upset the apple cart. Her…

Tue 14 Feb

Festival Theatre

£31–£35 / 01684 892 277

La Cage Aux Folles

John Partridge stars as Albin and Adrian Zmed as Georges in this Bill Kenright production about drag artists and family values.

Tue 7 Feb

Wed 8 Feb

Thu 9 Feb

£13–£39 / 01684 892 277

…and 2 more dates until 11 Feb

Count Arthur Strong

Steve Delaney's deluded thespian creation returns with a new show.

Fri 24 Mar

Four Minutes Twelve Seconds

An incident involving a smartphone and a star pupil highlights the sort of insidious opportunities new technology offers for long-term harm. Written by James Fritz and directed by Andrew Whittle.

Wed 22 Feb

£15 / 01684 892 277

Thu 23 Feb

£15 / 01684 892 277

Fri 24 Feb

£15 / 01684 892 277

Sat 25 Feb

£15 / 01684 892 277

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Frankenstein

Blackeyed Theatre Company presents John Ginman's adaptation of Mary Shelley's Gothic masterpiece. The production fuses ensemble storytelling, live music and stunning theatricality to recount the eponymous scientist's quest to create a sentient being using a bolt of thunder from the heavens. Not suitable for under 12s.

Mon 13 Feb

£12.88–£19.60 / 01684 892 277

Tue 14 Feb

£12.88–£19.60 / 01684 892 277

Wed 15 Feb

£12.88–£19.60 / 01684 892 277

Gaslight

Thriller about a lady alone in her house trying not to let her imagination take over.

Mon 27 Feb

£19.50–£32.50 / 01684 892 277

Tue 28 Feb

£19.50–£32.50 / 01684 892 277

Wed 1 Mar

£19.50–£32.50 / 01684 892 277

…and 3 more dates until 4 Mar

Hysteria

Terry Johnson's comedy drama depicting the meeting between psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud and surrealist painter Salvador Dali in 1939 Hampstead.

Wed 1 Feb

Festival Theatre

£11.76–£27.44 / 01684 892 277

Thu 2 Feb

Festival Theatre

£11.76–£27.44 / 01684 892 277

Fri 3 Feb

Festival Theatre

£11.76–£27.44 / 01684 892 277

Sat 4 Feb

Festival Theatre

£11.76–£27.44 / 01684 892 277

Jon Richardson: Old Man

Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.

Sat 4 Mar

Forum Theatre

£24.08 / 01684 892 277

Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Joe McElderry makes his title-role debut in the wonderful Joseph And The Technicolour Dreamcoat.

Tue 21 Mar

£26.32–£37.52 / 01684 892 277

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Ken Dodd: The Happiness Show

The veteran comedian, who was awarded a knigthood in the Queen's New Year honours list, brings happiness to fans across the country with a variety show of jokes, songs and stories.

Sun 30 Apr

Festival Theatre

£24.08–£26.32 / 01684 892 277

La La Land

  • 5 stars
  • 2016
  • US
  • 126 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Damien Chazelle
  • Cast: Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, J.K. Simmons
  • UK release: 13 January 2017

In Los Angeles, aspiring actress Mia (Stone) falls for jazz musician Sebastian (Gosling). Audaciously inventive homage to classic movie musicals, technically wonderful and joyously emotional, with Gosling as a goofy idealistic charmer and Stone showing the versatility, vulnerability and talent of a young Shirley MacLaine.

Mon 23 Jan

01684 892 277

Tue 24 Jan

Wed 25 Jan

01684 892 277

Thu 26 Jan

Macca: The Paul McCartney Story

A musical biopic of one half of the greatest songwriting partnership of the latter half of the 20th century, cause he's actually sort of kind of fab, in a funny way, y'know.

Fri 17 Feb

Forum Theatre

£26.32–£29.68 / 01684 892 277

Music And Words From Wolf Hall

Composer and songwriter Debbie Wiseman reunites with the Lochrian Ensemble of London to perform the original scores she wrote for the BBC adaptation of Hilary Mantel's award-winning novel, with extracts of the book read by Anton Lesser.

Sun 5 Feb

£10.50–£19.50 / 01684 892 277

OperaUpClose: Carmen

Bizet's masterpiece orchestrated for a smaller ensemble by Robin Norton-Hale.

Thu 16 Feb

Festival Theatre

£19.04–£21.28 / 01684 892 277

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Orchestra Of The Swan

Cellist Guy Johnston joins the orchestra for Haydn's Cello Concerto In D and Symphony No 59 In A, 'Die Feuersymphonie'.

Thu 23 Feb

Forum Theatre

£20.16–£30.24 / 01684 892 277

Out of Order

Ray Cooney's 1990 farce set in a posh London hotel.

Mon 8 May

Times to be confirmed / Tickets on sale soon / 01684 892 277

Tue 9 May

Times to be confirmed / Tickets on sale soon / 01684 892 277

Wed 10 May

Times to be confirmed / Tickets on sale soon / 01684 892 277

…and 3 more dates until 13 May

Oz & Armonico: Drink To Music

Armonico Consort & Baroque Players with Oz Clarke Christopher Monks | Director Eloise Irving | Solo Soprano William Towers | Solo Countertenor Wanting something more than your standard music concert? Then this event may be perfect for you! Join us for a relaxed evening of wine and music with Oz Clarke and the…

Sat 4 Feb

£23.50 / 01684 892 277

Richard Alston Dance Company

A mixed programme of works by Alston and his Associate Choreographer, Martin Lawrance. The modern tango of Tangent is set to music by Astor Piazzolla, whilst the dramatic Stronghold has a score by Julia Wolfe. Mazur is danced to live Chopin mazurkas and An Italian In Madrid is inspired by the sonatas of Scarlatti.

Tue 28 Feb

Forum Theatre

£14–£16.24; £8.96 under 26s / 01684 892 277

Wed 1 Mar

Forum Theatre

£14–£16.24; £8.96 under 26s / 01684 892 277

Robert Plane & Sacconi Quartet

The clarinettist joins the foursome for Haydn's String Quartet In G No 1, York Bowen's Phantasy Quintet For Bass Clarinet And Strings, Glazunov's Oriental Reverie For Clarinet And Strings and Brahms's Clarinet Quintet In B Minor.

Thu 26 Jan

Forum Theatre

£21.28 ( £6.72) / 01684 892 277

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Roderick Williams And Iain Burnside

The baritone and pianist perform Schubert's Die Schone Mullerin.

Sun 26 Feb

Forum Theatre

£23.52 / 01684 892 277

The Russian State Ballet And Orchestra Of Siberia: Coppelia

  • Directed by: Sergei Bobrov
  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

A comedy of errors set in a doll-maker's workshop.

Mon 13 Feb

Russian State Ballet: Nutcracker

  • Directed by: Sergei Bobrov
  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Full-length classical ballet set to Tchaikovsky's music and performed by the renowned company.

The Russian State Ballet Of Siberia: The Nutcracker

Dancers perform the Christmas story by E.T.A. Hoffmann, featuring music from Tchaikovsky performed by the Orchestra of the Russian State Ballet.

Russian State Ballet: Swan Lake

  • Written by: Russian State Ballet

Tchaikovsky's magical score accompanies this tale of mystery and romance with spellbinding ballet dancing from the Russian State Ballet.

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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.

Sat 25 Feb

Forum Theatre

£13.44 (Children £11.20) / 01684 892 277

St Matthew Passion With Ian Bostridge

The international star and period instrumentalists and singers of Armonico Consort to bring Bach's masterpiece to life.

Tue 28 Mar

£19.60–£29.68 / 01684 892 277

The Verdict

Stage adaptation of the powerful international best-seller. Frank Galvin is a washed up veteran lawyer and an alcoholic. He is presented with one last chance to redeem himself when he is given an open-and-shut medical malpractice case that no one thinks he can win.

Wed 25 Jan

Festival Theatre

£17.36–£28.56 / 01684 892 277

Thu 26 Jan

Festival Theatre

£17.36–£28.56 / 01684 892 277

Fri 27 Jan

Festival Theatre

£17.36–£28.56 / 01684 892 277

Sat 28 Jan

Festival Theatre

£17.36–£28.56 / 01684 892 277

Whitney - Queen of the Night

Celebrate the music and life of Whitney Houston in a production that features rising West End star Rebecca Freckleton. Follow three decades of hits by one of the most beloved female artists of all time, including I Wanna Dance With Somebody, One Moment In Time and I Will Always Love You.

Fri 24 Feb

Forum Theatre

£24.64–£26.88 / 01684 892 277

You Win Again: The Story of the Bee Gees

A tour through the Bee Gees' career, from the 60s through the 80s with all the best tunes and plenty of dancing.

Tue 21 Mar

Forum Theatre

£24.20 / 01684 892 277

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