- Telephone 01502 533200
- Website www.marinatheatre.co.uk
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.
There are 23 events at this location
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All Or Nothing
A musical based on the 1960s group The Small Faces.
Thu 6 Jul
Fri 7 Jul
The songstress explores her catalogue of songs in an acoustic performance with the support of her pianist Nick Holland.
Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom
- Directed by: Richard Lewis
- Written by: Mani Svavarsson (music)
Richard Lewis' adaptation of the award-winning television animation set in a miniature world of fairies, elves and insects. The production features original music by Mani Svavarsson, with original lyrics by Matt Lewis.
Cilla And The Shades Of The 60s
A fitting tribute to the nation's sweetheart, Cilla Black. Victoria Jones performs as the 60s singer, with Anna, Nicole and Emily of The Shades, performing a variety of 60s hits from the likes of The Beatles, Dusty Springfield and many more.
Rhythm'n'blues veterans from the 70s, whose unhinged sound inspired the early punk acts, but who now have the dubious honour of no longer featuring any original members.
Robin Parsons takes on the Jackson mantle in this tribute show that features live music, stunning choreography and special effects to recreate some of Michael Jackson's most loved songs.
Jon Richardson: Old Man
Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
The colourful and light-hearted cabaret featuring the showgirls of Thailand's capital.
Thu 20 Apr
Times to be confirmed / 0871 705 0705
The Little Mix Experience: Little Mix Tribute
The group perform the hits of UK girl band including DNA, Wings, Salute, Black Magic, Love Me Like You, Secret Love Song and more.
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.
Mr Bloom's Nursery LIVE
CBeebies Ben Faulks will be joined by all his gardening friends including Margaret, Joan, Colin, Raymond and Sebastian, the lovable Wee MacGregors, and The Compostarium for an interactive stage show with familiar songs and strong educational values.
Damion Scarcella and Belinda Wolliston bring to life the music and story of songwriting partners Neil Sedaka and Howard Greenfield who gave the world 'Calendar Girl', 'Breaking Up is Hard to Do', 'Is This the Way to Amarillo', 'Stupid Cupid' and 'Oh! Carol'.
Opera and classical favourites.
A tribute to Fred Astaire.
Round the Horne
- Directed by: Tim Astley
- Written by: Marty Feldman
Comedy based on the original BBC radio scripts by Barry Took and Marty Feldman.
Got a goldfish that you flushed down the toilet that you need to say sorry to? Now's your chance to apologise through the medium of Sally Morgan.
A comedy starring Crissy Rock, Frazer Hines, Billy Pearce, Leah Bell and Paul Dunn, following a chain of extraordinary events that unfold one day in the quiet town of Olwinskirk.
Doo wop nostalgia merchants, big in the 70s, with thinning quiffs these days, tour in celebration of their 40th year together.
The Lowestoft Players present a rollercoaster ride of mayhem and madcap merriment.
Sat 21 Jan
Sun 22 Jan
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.
The tribute band pays homage to the legendary rock outfit.
A production inspired by true stories and aimed at young people, which uses humour, movement, music and spoken word. Developed in collaboration with psychologists.