Marina Theatre

Marina Theatre
The Marina, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 1HH
  • Telephone 01502 533200
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  • Website www.marinatheatre.co.uk
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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 22 events at this location

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The Carpenters Story

  • Directed by: Phil Aldridge

Theatre show telling the tale of the brother/sister duo, featuring all the songs that made The Carpenters a legend in the world of music.

Fri 20 Oct

£24 (£23) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Charlie Landsborough

Septuagenarian country singer who is as entertaining on stage as he is melodic.

Thu 2 Nov

£19.75 (£18.75) / 01502 533200

Faith – The George Michael Legacy

The pop singer has his pop hits performed live by Wayne Dilks and his eight-piece band.

Sat 14 Oct

£22.50 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Forbidden Nights

Forbidden Nights is made up of a male vocalist, aerial artist, pole performer and fire act all with an element of strip tease – think Cirque du Soleil meets Magic Mike.

Fri 6 Oct

£20 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Girl Power: Spice Girls Tribute

A tribute to Scary, Baby, Sporty, Ginger and Posh, recreating two decades worth of femtastic pop hits, including Wannabe, Spice Up Your Life, 2 Become 1 and Viva Forever.

Sat 28 Oct

£24.25 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Henning Wehn: Westphalia Is Not An Option

New show from the German Comedy Ambassador.

Sun 1 Oct

£18.50 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

JASON DONOVAN and his Amazing Midlife Crisis

The vocalist performs stripped-back and acoustic versions of classic pop hits, intermingled with stories and chat about the highs and lows of his career.

Fri 1 Dec

£25.75 ( £23.75) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Mon 16 Apr 2018

£25.75 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Jason Manford: Muddle Class

The comedian and actor – who formerly presented BBC's The One Show and was a team captain on hit Channel 4 panel show 8 Out of 10 Cats –returns to stand-up with his new show, Muddle Class.

Wed 14 Feb 2018

£28.25 / 01502 533200

Joe Brown

The rock'n'roll veteran plays a set which spans rock, country, gospel and ballads.

Sat 10 Feb 2018

£29 (£27) / 01502 533200

With Henry Gross.

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Joel Dommett: LIVE

  • 4 stars

The young comedy star with a cupboard full of accolades and dreadfully modern hair.

Sat 21 Oct

£19.25 / 01502 533200

Sun 22 Oct

£19.25 / 01502 533200

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

  • Directed by: Bill Kenwright
  • Written by: Andrew Lloyd Webber (music), Tim Rice (lyrics)

Bill Kenwright's production of the Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber musical returns, with X Factor winner Joe McElderry starring as the boy with the troublesome coat.

Tue 26 Sep

£17.50–£35 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Wed 27 Sep

£17.50–£35 / 01502 533200

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Thu 28 Sep

£17.50–£35 / 01502 533200

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 30 Sep

Legend of A Band

Legend of a Band faithfully creates a tribute to the Moody Blues.

Sun 8 Oct

£21 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Nathan Carter

Irish charmer Nathan Carter and his band play an easy listening mix of Irish, country and popular songs.

Sat 21 Oct

£25.75 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

One Night of Queen

Tribute to Freddie Mercury et al, starring Gary Mullen – winner of ITV's Stars in Their Eyes – and his band the Works, bringing you all the Queen hits. The band have performed across the globe, including two shows at BBC Proms in the Park.

Fri 17 Nov

£22 (£20; £19.50) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Paul Chowdhry: Live Innit

The Lafta funniest stand-up award winner of 2013 tackles more observational stuff in his latest show.

Thu 23 Nov

£23.24 / 01502 533200

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 2018

£27.65–£36.90 / 01502 533200

Rick Wakeman

The world-renowned former Yes keyboardist performs pieces from his recent solo album, Piano Portraits. His discography includes over 90 solo albums that range various musical styles and concepts. Along with his music career, he is also known for his contributions to BBC's Grumpy Old Men, his former radio show on Planet…

Thu 16 Nov

£26 / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

The Roy Orbison Story

Roy Orbison tribute singer Barry Steele and his five-piece show band singing hits by the Big O plus a special tribute to the time Roy spent with The Traveling Wilburys, and Bono.

Sat 18 Nov

£22.50 (£19.50) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

Russian National Ballet: Nutcracker

  • Directed by: Sergei Bobrov
  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Russian National Ballet production of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker.

Thu 12 Oct

£22 / 01502 533200

  • 18:30

Fri 13 Oct

01502 533200

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Stick Man

  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • Written by: Julia Donaldson (book), Axel Scheffler (book), Benji Bower (music)

Scamp Theatre use puppetry, live music and songs to present Julia Donaldson’s popular picture book about a stick man trying to get back to the family tree.

Wed 18 Oct

£13–£14 (Children £11–£12; £50) / 01502 533200

  • 16:30

Thu 19 Oct

£13–£14 (Children £11–£12; £50) / 01502 533200

  • 11:00
  • 16:30

The Strange Case Of Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde

Blackeyed Theatre presents Nick Lane's adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic bogey tale.

Tue 6 Feb 2018

£18; £9.75 under 25s (£16) / 01502 533200

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Tap Factory

This lively, percussive show mixes tap dance, hip hop, comedy and acrobatics, accompanied by a live band.

Thu 12 Oct

£23.50 (£21.50) / 01502 533200

  • 19:30

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