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 42 events at this location

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Andy Williams Christmas Spectacular starring The Osmonds

Join The Osmonds as they take on Andy Williams' Christmas Spectacular so expect a mix of festive classics and Osmonds hits, featuring the Moon River Band and The Andy Williams Singers & Dancers.

Thu 22 Dec

Forum Theatre

£40.32 (£169.68 VIP meet & greet) / 01684 892 277

Armonico Consort Choir: Handel's Messiah

Singers from the ensemble's critically acclaimed choir are joined by musicians playing period instruments in a performance of Handel's choral masterpiece, directed by Christopher Monks.

Sat 17 Dec

Forum Theatre

£19.60–£29.68 / 01684 892 277

The Best Thing

It's 1966. The record player's on, her hair's bobbed and eye-lashes curled: for seventeen year old Susan, life is an adventure waiting to begin. But what happens next turns everything upside down, and its repercussions will last for decades to come. Step into the wordless world of Vamos Theatre for this bitter-sweet…

Fri 10 Feb 2017

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

Sat 11 Feb 2017

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

Beyond the Barricade

A selection of the best-loved songs from new and classic West End shows like The Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia, The Lion King and Les Miserables.

Fri 16 Dec

£22.18 / 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 2017

Wed 8 Feb 2017

Thu 9 Feb 2017

£13–£39 / 01684 892 277

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Chance 2 Dance: Level 1 (Over 55s)

Learn basic dance routines in this gentle exercise class to improve flexibility and coordination.

Mon 12 Dec

£4.50 per week; £55 per term / 01684 892 277

Chance 2 Dance: Level 2 (Over 55s)

An advanced energetic and expressive dance class using modern and energetic choreography with up lifting music.

Mon 12 Dec

£5.50 per week; £68 per term / 01684 892 277

Count Arthur Strong

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

Fri 24 Mar 2017

Danny The Champion Of The World: Malvern Theatre Players

David Wood's stage adaptation of the famous Roald Dahl novel, in which a boy's life is turned upside down when he learns about his father's secret passion for pheasant poaching on the estate of a nasty, greedy landowner.

Mon 12 Dec

The Coach House Theatre

£16 ( £12; £12; Children £10) / 01684 892 277

Tue 13 Dec

The Coach House Theatre

£16 ( £12; £12; Children £10) / 01684 892 277

Wed 14 Dec

The Coach House Theatre

£16 ( £12; £12; Children £10) / 01684 892 277

…and 7 more dates until 1 Jan 2017

The Forgotten Christmas Elf

The veteran Knotty Ash comic proves that age holds no barriers when it comes to comedy. Armed with his infamous tickling stick and the classic one-liners he's been firing since the 80s, The Happiness Show is one for all the family, filled with songs, laughter and some very special guests.

Sun 30 Apr 2017

Festival Theatre

£24.08–£26.32 / 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 2017

£12.88–£19.60 / 01684 892 277

Tue 14 Feb 2017

£12.88–£19.60 / 01684 892 277

Wed 15 Feb 2017

£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 2017

£19.50–£32.50 / 01684 892 277

Tue 28 Feb 2017

£19.50–£32.50 / 01684 892 277

Wed 1 Mar 2017

£19.50–£32.50 / 01684 892 277

…and 3 more dates until 4 Mar 2017

Hysteria

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

Wed 1 Feb 2017

Festival Theatre

£11.76–£27.44 / 01684 892 277

Thu 2 Feb 2017

Festival Theatre

£11.76–£27.44 / 01684 892 277

Fri 3 Feb 2017

Festival Theatre

£11.76–£27.44 / 01684 892 277

Sat 4 Feb 2017

Festival Theatre

£11.76–£27.44 / 01684 892 277

Jason Donovan

First came Neighbours, then the West End beckoned, not forgetting an appearance in the celebrity jungle. And now he's singing again, especially for us.

Wed 14 Dec

£36 / 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 2017

Forum Theatre

£24.08 / 01684 892 277

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Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

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

Tue 21 Mar 2017

£26.32–£37.52 / 01684 892 277

…and 2 more dates until 25 Mar 2017

Kate Rusby

One of the British folk scene's best-loved artists and the voice of contemporary English folk music.

Mon 12 Dec

£28 / 01684 892 277

Special Christmas show.

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 2017

Forum Theatre

£26.32–£29.68 / 01684 892 277

Make Your Mark

Tutored sessions in a variety of creative mediums. Activities can vary from creating mosaics, painting, collage and crafts.

Thu 8 Dec

£4 / 01684 892 277

Thu 15 Dec

£4 / 01684 892 277

Make Your Mark Xtra

Individualised and creative art workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. Activities can vary from creating mosaics, painting, collage and crafts.

Mon 12 Dec

£4 / 01684 892 277

Mon 19 Dec

£4 / 01684 892 277

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Manchester Camerata: Viennese New Year Gala

Jean-Claude Picard conducts the orchestra, featuring soprano Ailish Tynan, violinist Adi Brett and cellist Hannah Roberts, for J Strauss II's Overture to Die Fledermaus, Laughing Song from Die Fledermaus and On The Beautiful Blue Danube, Vaughan Williams's The Lark Ascending, J Strauss's Radetzsky March and Lehar's…

Fri 6 Jan 2017

Forum Theatre

£20.16–£36.96 / 01684 892 277

One Night Of Rock

A rock musical experience that packs in 48 songs from the likes of Queen, the Stones, Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, Iron Maiden, Jimi Hendrix and many more.

Thu 8 Dec

Forum Theatre

£27.44 / 01684 892 277

OperaUpClose: Carmen

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

Thu 16 Feb 2017

Festival Theatre

£19.04–£21.28 / 01684 892 277

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 2017

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 2017

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

Tue 9 May 2017

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

Wed 10 May 2017

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

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Parents And Wobblers

Classes in movement involving rolling, wriggling, wobbling and other ways of moving for under 5s.

Wed 7 Dec

£3.50 per week; £35 per term / 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 2017

Forum Theatre

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

Wed 1 Mar 2017

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 2017

Forum Theatre

£21.28 ( £6.72) / 01684 892 277

Roderick Williams And Iain Burnside

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

Sun 26 Feb 2017

Forum Theatre

£23.52 / 01684 892 277

The Russian State Ballet Of Siberia: Coppelia

Dancers perform the story of mistaken identity and confused lovers, with music by Delibes performed by the Orchestra of the Russian State Ballet.

Mon 13 Feb 2017

£30.24–£39.20 / 01684 892 277

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The Russian State Ballet Of Siberia: La Fille Mal Gardee

  • Written by: Frederick Ashton

Frederick Ashton's romantic ballet about Lise, who is in love with Colas, a young farmer, however her mother has more ambitious plans for her future. Accompanied by the Orchestra of the Russian State Ballet.

Tue 14 Feb 2017

Festival Theatre

£30.24–£39.20 / 01684 892 277

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.

Wed 15 Feb 2017

Festival Theatre

£25.76–£39.20 / 01684 892 277

Santa In Love: The People's Theatre Company

A fun filled family musical complete with games, giggles and all your favourite Christmas songs.

Mon 19 Dec

Forum Theatre

£9.52 / 01684 892 277

Tue 20 Dec

Forum Theatre

£9.52 / 01684 892 277

Sensational 60's Experience

The Marmalade, Herman’s Hermits, Chris Farlowe and Steve Ellis’ Love Affair perform their evergreen hits.

Fri 9 Dec

Forum Theatre

£29.68 / 01684 892 277

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Seth Lakeman

A haunting original take on folk rock from the former Mercury Music Prize nominee.

Thu 15 Dec

£23.50–£30.50 / 01684 892 277

Sister Act

Jamie Wilson presents the Curve Leicester production of the feel-amazing musical comedy featuring original music by Tony and eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken about a wannabe diva who hides out in a convent after witnessing a crime directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood and starring Joanna Francis.

Wed 7 Dec

Festival Theatre

£33.60–£44.80 / 01684 892 277

Thu 8 Dec

Festival Theatre

£33.60–£44.80 / 01684 892 277

Fri 9 Dec

Festival Theatre

£33.60–£44.80 / 01684 892 277

Sat 10 Dec

Festival Theatre

£33.60–£44.80 / 01684 892 277

Sleeping Beauty

A traditional family pantomime starring Gillian Wright (Jean Slater from Eastenders) alongside Channel 5's Milkshake presenter Amy Thompson, Chris Pizzey from The Basil Brush Show, Casualty's Rebecca Wheatley and Quinn Patrick as Nurse Nelly.

Thu 15 Dec

£10.64–£27.44 / 01684 892 277

Fri 16 Dec

£10.64–£27.44 / 01684 892 277

Sat 17 Dec

£10.64–£27.44 / 01684 892 277

…and 16 more dates until 8 Jan 2017

The Sooty Show

Izzy wizzy let's get busy! The mischievous, magical bear returns with guaranteed giggles for all the family, along with sausage-obsessed Sweep, panda Soo and Richard Cadell.

Sat 25 Feb 2017

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 2017

£19.60–£29.68 / 01684 892 277

The Verdict

Middle Ground Theatre Company Ltd presents Margaret May Hobbs's stage adaptation of Barry Reed's powerful courtroom thriller. Directed by Michael Lunney and starring Clive Mantle, Jack Shepherd and Richard Walsh.

Wed 25 Jan 2017

Festival Theatre

£17.36–£28.56 / 01684 892 277

Thu 26 Jan 2017

Festival Theatre

£17.36–£28.56 / 01684 892 277

Fri 27 Jan 2017

Festival Theatre

£17.36–£28.56 / 01684 892 277

Sat 28 Jan 2017

Festival Theatre

£17.36–£28.56 / 01684 892 277

Whitney: Queen Of The Night

A celebration of the music and life of Whitney Houston. This award-winning production features a stellar line up with rising West End star Rebecca Freckleton.

Fri 24 Feb 2017

Forum Theatre

£24.64–£26.88 / 01684 892 277

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