The Leatherhead Theatre
A Grade II listed theatre in the centre of Leatherhead providing drama, entertainment, opera, dance, live music, comedy and independent cinema to the area, all year round.
It is not widely known that the Leatherhead Theatre is managed on behalf of a charitable trust established by local people passionate about enabling and encouraging personal and community transformation through the arts.
Every penny you spend at the Leatherhead Theatre – tickets to see a show or simply sharing a coffee a with friends in our cafe – goes back into maintaining this unique space. Leatherhead Theatre receives no funding from the local council or Arts Council England. We are entirely self-funded, thanks to you, the general public.
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Events at this venue
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Another Mother's Son
- 103 min
- Directed by: Christopher Menaul
- Cast: Jenny Seagrove, Julian Kostov, Ronan Keating, John Hannah, Amanda Abbington
- UK release: 24 March 2017
Louisa Gold (Seagrove) is a widowed Jersey shopkeeper with two sons fighting in WW2 when the Channel Islands are occupied by the Germans; she takes in an escaped Russian POW (Kostov). The look and atmosphere of 40s Jersey is well caught, but the story is predictable and it feels like a tame TV drama.
Tue 25 Apr
Opera Brava present Puccini's classic opera, which centres around a tragic love affair.
The Close Up Show
An intimate evening of close-up magic, trickery and sleight of hand, with three skilled magicians.
Jane Austen's magnificent Emma.
An Evening with Strictly Come Dancing's Ian Waite and Camilla Dallerup
Join Camilla Dallerup and Ian Waite from Strictly Come Dancing for an evening of dance, song and stories.
Sun 30 Apr
£26 / 01372 365141
Leatherhead Drama Festival
Annual drama festival.
Leatherhead Drama Festival Awards Night
Awards ceremony for junior and adult groups.
National Theatre Live: Obsession
- Directed by: Ivo van Hove
- Cast: Jude Law
Stage adaptation of Luchino Visconti’s 1943 film broadcast live from the Barbican Theatre. Jude Law stars as Gino, whose fiery affair with Giovanna leads to a murder plot which threatens to tear them apart.
National Theatre Live: Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?
- Directed by: James Macdonald
- Written by: Edward Albee
- Cast: Imelda Staunton, Conleth Hill, Luke Treadaway, Imogen Poots
- UK release: 18 May 2017
Martha and George are a bitter married couple who have a charged relationship, fuelled by their excessive consumption of alcohol. When Martha invites the new professor of the college and his wife for some after-party drinks, the young couple are caught up in Martha and George's games, leading to some devastating truths.
Thu 18 May
Work from the artists group.
Royal Shakespeare Company: Antony & Cleopatra
- 177 min
- Directed by: Iqbal Khan
- Cast: Josette Simon, Antony Byrne
- UK release: 27 May 2017
Iqbal Khan directs Shakespeare’s tragedy of love and duty, picking up the story where Julius Caesar ends.
Royal Shakespeare Company: Julius Caesar
- 152 min
- Directed by: Angus Jackson
- Cast: Andrew Woodall, Alex Waldmann, Jon Tarcy, James Corrigan
- UK release: 26 April 2017
Angus Jackson directs Shakespeare’s epic political tragedy, as the race to claim the empire spirals out of control.
The Sense of an Ending
- 108 min
- Directed by: Ritesh Batra
- Cast: Jim Broadbent, Harriet Walter, Michelle Dockery, Emily Mortimer
- UK release: 14 April 2017
Tony Webster (Broadbent) is a grumpy old git who’s on good terms with his ex wife (Walter); when he’s bequeathed the diary of an old friend, he is prompted to relive his schooldays. This adaptation of a Julian Barnes novel feels hokey and safe, although it has a nice cast and the scenes between Broadbent and Walter are…