Marina Theatre

Marina Theatre
The Marina, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 1HH
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Marina theatre and cinema has a colourful past; starting out as a roller skating rink the venue has been used as a temporary morgue during the Second World War and was saved 24 hours before a demolition deadline. The theatre offers a programme of West End musicals, theatre and stand-up comedy and has been a residence of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra since 2005. There is a theatre cafe, bar and shop selling refreshments.

Parking is free after 6pm in the car parks situated in Clapham Road South or Whapload Road. Battery Green Road multi storey is open until 11pm and is free to theatre patrons after 5.30pm.

Events at this venue

There are 24 events at this location

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ABBA Forever

The successful tribute act perform the songs of Swedish pop band ABBA. The show is seen as a satirical parody of ABBA and has received cult status since the band was founded in 1988 by director and musician Rod Stephen in Melbourne, Australia. The show explores the music of ABBA and the flared fashion of the 70s. Stephen…

Fri 7 Sep

£21.50–£22.75 / 01502 533200

  • 20:00

Ballet Theatre UK: The Little Mermaid

A dramatic re-telling of Hans Christian Andersen's all-time favourite story, exploring the nature of longing, how making choices has lasting consequences and how goodness can be rewarded in unexpected ways.

Wed 13 Jun

£20.75 (£18.75; Children £12.50 under 16s) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

The Bowie Experience

Tribute to the late, great David Bowie. Featuring songs including 'Space Oddity', 'Starman', 'Fashion', 'Life on Mars', 'China Girl', 'Rebel Rebel', 'Golden Years' and 'Modern Love'.

Sat 14 Apr

£24.75 / 01502 533200

The Chicago Blues Brothers

Celebrating the music of The Blues Brothers with a packed revue of blues and soul.

Thu 29 Mar

£24 (£22) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Dusty & The Shades of The Sixties

A show which celebrates the life and music of Dusty Springfield.

Sat 26 May

£20 (£18) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

The Elvis Years

See the world champion Elvis impersonator, Mario Kombou, in action singing over 40 of the King's hits from a period spanning over two decades.

Sun 25 Mar

£22.75 (£20.75) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Giovanni Pernice: Born To Win

The Strictly star is accompanied by Luba Mushtuk and a host of top class dancers.

Fri 27 Apr

£25–£27 (£23–£25) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

The Gruffalo

  • Directed by: Olivia Jacobs
  • Written by: Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (book), Julia Donaldson (book)

Theatrical adaptation of Julia Donaldson's clever and colourful book about a resourceful mouse and, of course, the terrible Gruffalo.

Tue 19 Jun

£14 (Children £12) / 01502 533200

  • 13:30
  • 16:30

Wed 20 Jun

£14 (Children £12) / 01502 533200

  • 10:30
  • 13:30

Guess How Much I Love You

The classic children's book comes to life with songs, games and fun.

Tue 27 Mar

£15 (£13) / 01502 533200

  • 13:30
  • 16:30

Wed 28 Mar

£15 (£13) / 01502 533200

  • 10:30
  • 16:30

Islands in the Stream

Musical celebrating the queen and king of country: Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers.

Thu 5 Apr

£23.03 / 01502 533200

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.

Mon 16 Apr

£25.75 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

The Louise Elizabeth School Of Dancing

Student from The Louise Elizabeth School of Dancing perform a mixed programme.

Sun 22 Apr

£12 (£11) / 01502 533200

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

The Magic of the Beatles

A recreation of the full Beatles live show, taking you through their different eras from the skiffle-influenced mop top years of 'Love Me Do' and 'She Loves You' to the later psychedelia of songs like 'Strawberry Fields' and the classic rock such as 'Let It Be'.

Fri 25 May

£24.95 / 01502 533200

Menopause the Musical

Parody musical, featuring tunes from the 60s–80s, follows four women in a department store who appear to have nothing in common but a bra on sale. Naturally, come the end of the show, they realise they share more than they originally thought.

Fri 4 May

£28 (£27) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Pop Divas: Live!

Pop covers group, performing tracks by well-known female pop stars including Little Mix, Adele and Katy Perry.

Thu 12 Apr

£10 / 01502 533200

  • 14:30

Remembering Fred

Strictly Come Dancing ’s Aljaz Skorjanec and Janette Manrara star in this all-singing, all-dancing tribute to Hollywood legend Fred Astaire. Remembering Fred features classic songs including 'Cheek To Cheek, 'Puttin’ On The Ritz'* and 'The Way You Look Tonight'.

Fri 11 May

£27.65–£36.90 / 01502 533200

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra: Sound Around

Classical masterpieces, well-known TV and film themes, sing-alongs and interactive games in this relaxed concert for children and adults with autism, sensory and communication impairments or learning disabilities.

Sat 24 Mar

£0–£8 / 01502 533200


Doo wop nostalgia merchants who performed on Top of the Pops over 50 times and have now been together over 40 years.

Fri 13 Apr

£20.75 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Signed, Sealed, Delivered!

A night of soul, Motown and funk music, inspired by Stevie Wonder.

Sat 12 May

£26.33 / 01502 533200

Swan Lake

The Vienna Festival Ballet presents Swan Lake.

Sat 31 Mar

£20 (£18) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Swing With Laughter

Variety show starring British entertainers Bobby Davro and Kenny Lynch OBE. Plus, Carry On star Anita Harris, impressionist Jessica Martin and The Rat Pack Is Back tribute band.

Fri 18 May

£24.50 (£22.50) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Fri 20 Apr

£26 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

These Bridges

Youth Theatre group present Phoebe Eclair Powell's examination of what happens when the Thames bursts its banks and submerges London, directed by Katherine Hughes.

Thu 19 Apr

£5 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Think Floyd

The tribute band pays homage to the legendary rock outfit.

Sat 28 Apr

£22; £19 Privilege Card Holders (£20) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

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