Market Theatre

Market Theatre
Market Street, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 2AQ
  • Telephone 07967 517125
  • Box office times Mon–Thu 8.45am–4.45pm; Fri 8.45am–4.30pm.
  • Email
  • Website www.themarkettheatre.com
Photo of Market Theatre

Jump to times or comments

Intimate theatre with cinema system, presenting theatre, music and cinema in the heart of Ledbury, Herefordshire.

Text supplied by third party.

Events at this venue

There are 30 events at this location

Sorted by title / date & time

The Addams Family

After the success of The Wizard of Oz and The Addams Family, the Big Sing Youth Summer Project is back with the classic family favourite musical Annie, the extraordinary story of a little orphan who ends up in the lap of luxury with Depression-era billionaire Oliver Warbucks. Unlike most of the other children at Miss…

Fri 11 Aug

£8–£12 / 07967 517125

Sat 12 Aug

£8–£12 / 07967 517125

Sun 13 Aug

£8–£12 / 07967 517125

Alive And Brel

The finest songs from the iconic master of the modern chanson, Jacques Brel, come to life when this trio of singers perform their cabaret revue,* Alive and Brel. Brel’s songs, famed for their emotional power and ironic wit, have been recorded by international stars ranging from Frank Sinatra and Dusty Springfield to Marc…

Sat 9 Sep

£8–£12 / 07967 517125

Annie

After the success of The Wizard of Oz and The Addams Family, the Big Sing Youth Summer Project is back with the classic family favourite musical Annie, the extraordinary story of a little orphan who ends up in the lap of luxury with Depression-era billionaire Oliver Warbucks. Unlike most of the other children at Miss…

Thu 10 Aug

£8–£12 / 07967 517125

Fri 11 Aug

£8–£12 / 07967 517125

Sat 12 Aug

£8–£12 / 07967 517125

Sun 13 Aug

£8–£12 / 07967 517125

Billy Liar

presented by a talented and young amateur cast -Hand to Mouth Theatre Company. Billy Fisher has a bit of a problem,three girlfriends, two fiancees and only one ring! Then the truth seems to be having an inconvenient way of getting in the way of fiction - Billy's fiction!

Fri 21 Jul

£10 / 07967 517125

  • 19:30

Blow-Up

(1966 - USA) [15] - 137 mins Oscar-nominee Casey Affleck stars as Lee, a man whose sparse existence is suddenly ruptured when the death of his brother Joe forces him to return to the home town he abandoned years before. Rocked by contact with his estranged ex-wife and the revelation that Joe has made him guardian of…

Fri 29 Sep

£3–£6 / 07967 517125

Breath Of Spring

Presented by Ledbury Amatuer Dramatic Society - when Dame Beatrice is given a mink shawl by her maid she and her resident lodgers band together to return the fur. Finding the whole experience invigorating they form a Robin Hood like crime syndicate but then Scotland Yard gets involved!

Thu 15 Jun

£10 / 07967 517125

  • 20:00

Fri 16 Jun

£10 / 07967 517125

  • 20:00

Sat 17 Jun

£10 / 07967 517125

  • 20:00

Chopping Chillies

In connection with Ledbury Poetry Festival -Theatre Tours International presents a mystical tale of love, loss and soul-food

Thu 6 Jul

£9 / 07967 517125

  • 20:30 – 21:30

Duenda

In connection with Ledbury Poetry Festival presented by Keith James - a unique and breath-taking concert of Spanish Poetry set to music

Thu 15 Jun

£11 / 07967 517125

  • 20:00

From Page To Stage

Ledbury Amatuer Dramatic Society Youth Theatre presents three short plays. The youngest group will perfom a musical play Pirates v Mermaids by Gaynor Boddy and Rebecca Kincaid. The Middle Group present Ernies Incredible Illucinations by Alan Ayckbourn. while the older group will perform The Turnip Winter by Paul King

Fri 14 Jul

£5 / 07967 517125

  • 19:30

Sat 15 Jul

£5 / 07967 517125

  • 19:30

From The Page To The Stage - A Lads Youth Theatre Production

Come and see the talented performers from Ledbury Amateur Dramatic Society’s Youth Theatre Company as they perform three diverse short plays - bringing them from the page to the stage. Our youngest members will be staging a musical play, Pirates versus Mermaids by Gaynor Boddy and Rebecca Kincaid. As well as pirates…

Fri 14 Jul

£5 / 07967 517125

Sat 15 Jul

£5 / 07967 517125

Hand To Mouth Productions Present  Billy Liar

Billy Fisher has got a bit of a problem – three girlfriends, two fiancées and only one engagement ring. And then the truth seems to be having an inconvenient way of getting in the way of fiction – Billy’s fiction. Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall’s story of a young man who prefers to mask mundane reality with a web of…

Fri 21 Jul

£8–£10 / 07967 517125

La La Land

  • 5 stars
  • 2016
  • US
  • 126 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Damien Chazelle
  • Cast: Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, J.K. Simmons
  • UK release: 13 January 2017

In Los Angeles, aspiring actress Mia (Stone) falls for jazz musician Sebastian (Gosling). Audaciously inventive homage to classic movie musicals, technically wonderful and joyously emotional, with Gosling as a goofy idealistic charmer and Stone showing the versatility, vulnerability and talent of a young Shirley MacLaine.

Fri 28 Jul

£3–£6 / 07967 517125

Wed 13 Sep

£3–£6 / 07967 517125

Lads Presents  Breath Of Spring

When Dame Beatrice is given a mink shawl by her maid, the resident lodgers - a pension-minded brigadier, a vivid vocal coach, and a dithery chins restorer - band together with Dame “Bee” and her friend, to return the filched fur. That successful mission is quite an invigorating experience, prompting the eclectic group to…

Thu 15 Jun

£5–£10 / 07967 517125

Fri 16 Jun

£5–£10 / 07967 517125

Sat 17 Jun

£5–£10 / 07967 517125

Ledbury 2017 Summer Youth Project

After the success of our 2015 & 2016 Summer Youth Projects in Ledbury, we are pleased to announce the dates for our 2017 Summer Project. The Summer Project will run from the 31st July through to the 13th August (Excluding 5th and 6th August) Join us for 2 weeks of Singing, Dancing and Acting as we work towards…

Mon 31 Jul

£20–£79 / 07967 517125

Ledbury Community Brass Band - Last Night Of The Proms

This tribute to the last night of the world’s greatest music festival will feature all the traditional flag-waving tunes from the Albert Hall, as well as favourites from the brass band repertoire. An evening of music, singing and fun with opportunities for audience participation under the baton of Colin Herbert.

Sat 23 Sep

£4–£8 / 07967 517125

The Light Between Oceans

(2016 - UK/NZ/USA) [12A] - 132 mins Tom takes a job as lighthouse keeper on a remote island off the Australian coast. He becomes captivated by Isabel, a girl from the mainland; and they are soon married and living on the island. Their happiness is only marred by their inability to start a family, so when a boat with a…

Wed 12 Jul

£3–£6 / 07967 517125

Live Opera Screening - Otello

by Giuseppe Verdi World-famous tenor Jonas Kaufmann makes his role debut as Otello in Verdi’s passionate retelling of Shakespeare’s great tragedy of jealousy, deception and murder. Soprano Maria Agresta will be his Desdemona and baritone Ludovic Tézier his nemesis Iago in a new production by Olivier Award-winning…

Wed 28 Jun

£12.50–£15 / 07967 517125

Manchester by the Sea

  • 5 stars
  • 2016
  • US
  • 135 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Kenneth Lonergan
  • Cast: Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Lucas Hedges, Kyle Chandler, Gretchen Mol
  • UK release: 13 January 2016

Lee (Affleck) is a carefree small-town guy who, when his brother dies, is given the job of raising his nephew (Hedges). A masterful blend of high drama, quirky characterisations and incidental detail, with a soulful, heartbreaking turn by Affleck at its core.

Fri 8 Sep

£3–£6 / 07967 517125

Moonlight

  • 5 stars
  • 2016
  • US
  • 111 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Barry Jenkins
  • Cast: Alex Hibbert, Ashton Sanders, Trevante Rhodes, Mahershala Ali, Janelle Monáe, Naomie Harris

The story of a young black man growing up, struggling with his sexuality and neglected by his drug-addicted mother. Astutely judged and beautifully humane sophomore feature from Jenkins, with sublime work from the three actors playing the main character (Hibbert, Sanders, Rhodes) and fine support from Ali, Harris and…

Fri 25 Aug

£3–£6 / 07967 517125

Motown Big Sing Uk - Ledbury

Spend a fun afternoon within a group, learning a medley of MOTOWN songs. With West End Performers as your Singing Coaches. There are no Auditions, and you will not be required to sing on your own. We will work towards an end of Workshop presentation which your family and friends are welcome to attend.

Sat 24 Jun

£12.50–£25 / 07967 517125

National Theatre Live: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

Daniel Radcliffe, Joshua McGuire and David Haig star in Tom Stoppard's situation comedy, broadcast live from The Old Vic theatre in London. David Leveaux's new production marks the 50th anniversary of the play that made a young Tom Stoppard's name overnight.

Sat 3 Jun

£12–£14 / 07967 517125

National Theatre Live: Salome

  • 2017

This charged retelling turns the infamous biblical tale on its head, placing the girl we call Salomé at the centre of a revolution. Director Yaël Farber draws on multiple accounts to create this urgent, hypnotic production.

Thu 20 Jul

£12–£14 / 07967 517125

National Theatre Live: Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?

  • 2017
  • UK
  • 12A
  • 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.

Sat 24 Jun

£12–£14 / 07967 517125

National Theatre Live: Yerma

Billie Piper returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s masterpiece.

Thu 31 Aug

£12.50–£15 / 07967 517125

Our Star Theatre Company Presents   Nobbo And Top Banana

A double bill of one-act comedies written by Herefordshire-based playwright, David Pollard.

Fri 22 Sep

£8–£10 / 07967 517125

Rodgers & Hammerstein Big Sing Uk - Ledbury

Spend a fun afternoon within a group, learning a medley of songs from various musicals written by the legendry Rodgers and Hammerstein, including CAROUSEL, THE KING AND I, SOUTH PACIFIC, OKLAHOMA and more. With West End Performers as your Singing Coaches. There are no Auditions, and you will not be required to sing on…

Sat 2 Sep

£12.50–£25 / 07967 517125

Royal Shakespeare Company: Titus Andronicus

  • 2017
  • UK
  • Directed by: Blanche McIntyre
  • Cast: Patrick Drury, Nia Gwynne, Stefan Adegbola, David Burnett
  • UK release: 9 August 2017

The decay of Rome reaches violent depths in Shakespeare’s most bloody play. Blanche McIntyre returns to the RSC to direct Shakespeare’s brutal revenge tragedy after her debut directing The Two Noble Kinsmen (2016).

Wed 23 Aug

£12–£14 / 07967 517125

Salaam Bombay!

(1988 - India/France/UK) [15] - 112 mins Subtitles Abandoned by his mother at a circus, Krishna, an illiterate, country bumpkin of a boy, is told he can only return home when he has earned 500 rupees to pay for his brother’s motorbike that he had trashed. He ends up in the Bombay’s (Mumbai’s) red-light district and…

Fri 30 Jun

£3–£6 / 07967 517125

Things to Come

  • 5 stars
  • 2016
  • France/Germany
  • 102 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Mia Hansen-Løve
  • Cast: Isabelle Huppert, André Marcon, Roman Kolinka, Edith Scob
  • UK release: 2 September 2016

Nathalie (Huppert) is a philosophy teacher whose finds herself having to soldier on as she loses her job, her mother (Scob, wonderful) and her husband over a short period of time. A poignant, wonderfully funny and elegantly crafted meditation on ageing; Huppert is simply incredible.

Fri 2 Jun

£3–£6 / 07967 517125

The Yellow Box - A Wicked Trip Through Eurocracy

A Market Theatre Showcase Production. An original satire by Paul Costello. In a backstreet bar in the city of Aroma, following much strife on Planet Earth, six bigwigs consider how to achieve lasting peace in Eurocratica: their brainchild - a beast called the Eurocratic Club. The engine room of the Club is a basement…

Fri 15 Sep

£4–£8 / 07967 517125

Sat 16 Sep

£4–£8 / 07967 517125

Comments & ratings

Post a comment