- Telephone 01992 531500
- Website www.hertfordtheatre.com
The place to be if you're a fan of all things arts. It has a strong theatre, comedy and music programme on throughout the year, and if you're a movie lover, make sure you check out the cinema screenings (for both mainstream films and classic indie numbers).
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- 126 min
- Directed by: Ewan McGregor
- Cast: Ewan McGregor, Jennifer Connelly, Dakota Fanning
- UK release: 11 November 2016
Former sports hero Swede (McGregor) has a radicalised teen daughter (Fanning) who is suspected of domestic terrorism. This adaptation of Philip Roth's novel may lack the complexity of the original but McGregor directs with clarity and composure and gets fine performances (Fanning is fabulous.)
Andy Parsons: Peak Bullsh*t
You'll know him best from Live at the Apollo and Mock the Week, but this is Parsons' latest stand-up show. Can he really promise peak bullshit? Come along and find out.
Ballet Theatre UK: Giselle
- Written by: Adolphe Adam
A romantic ballet in two acts which follows the doomed affair of a young peasant girl, who falls in love with a handsome suitor, unaware he is a noble duke in disguise.
Chess: Ware Operatic
Ware Operatic presents its take on Benny Anderson, Bjorn Ulvaeus and Tim Rice's acclaimed musical about romantic rivalries and political intrigue.
The Close Up Show
An intimate evening of close-up magic, trickery and sleight of hand, with three skilled magicians.
Stand-up comedy from the Mock The Week regular.
From Ibiza To The Norfolk Broads
Alex Walton presents a solo production that tells the story of a young David Bowie obsessive. Set against a soundtrack by the late legendary musician.
Hairspray: RARE Productions
- Directed by: Drew McOnie
RARE Productions staging of Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman's exuberant Broadway musical based on John Waters' wonderfully tacky 1988 film of the same name that chronicles the efforts of overweight but spunky teenager Tracy Turnblad to become Miss Hairspray 1962.
Hertford Regional College: Inspired 2017
Students from Hertford Regional College perform a variety show.
Fri 27 Jan
Jane Eyre: An Autobiography
Dyad Productions stage the classic novel with Rebecca Vaughan performing a solo show as the writer Charlotte Bronte and several of her characters. Directed by Elton Townend-Jones.
- 103 min
- Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker
- Cast: Auli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Temuera Morrison, Nicole Scherzinger, Rachel House, Jemaine Clement, Alan Tudyk
- UK release: 2 December 2016
Moana (Carvalho) is a plucky Polynesian girl who revives the voyaging tradition of her island tribe, with the help of buffoonish demigod Maui (Johnson, exuberantly sending himself up.) The unabashed positivity is pure Disney but Bush's zingy screenplay satirises the studio's princess obsession and there's a refreshing…
Niranjan Kamatkar 1997-2017: Selected Artworks Over 20 years - Exhibition
Niranjan Kamatkar is an established filmmaker and artist who delivers art projects and services that profile the culture, identities and issues for marginalized communities. In showing his unique work he looks to meet and establish dialogues with new and experienced local artists.
Tue 31 Jan
Wed 1 Feb
Thu 2 Feb
Patrick Monahan: That 80's Show
The multi award-winning comic remembers the decade from the viewpoint of an Irish Iranian immigrant family growing up in the North Of England.
Thu 22 Jun
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Richard Herring: The Best
A 'best of' compilation from the comedian as he picks the best jokes from his last 12 shows.
Room On The Broom: Tall Stories
Tall Stories brings to life on stage their fun-filled, Olivier Award nominated musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Spooky songs and tales will delight and entertain all the family alike as you follow the tale of the witch, her cat and some hitch hikers along for the ride.
Fri 10 Feb
Sat 11 Feb
Stephen K Amos: World Famous
Amos, now a well-known face on that there telly, present his latest show of well-spoken funnies.
Sully: Miracle on the Hudson
- 96 min
- Directed by: Clint Eastwood
- Cast: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney
- UK release: 2 December 2016
The story of pilot Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger (Hanks), who became an unassuming hero in 2009 after successfully ditching a US Airways Airbus 320 on the Hudson River. Eckhart gives strong support as co-pilot Jeff Skiles but the film belongs to Hanks, whose understated performance, with the skilful re-enactments of the…
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show
- Written by: Jonathan Rockefeller (adapt)
Based on Eric Carle's hand-painted books, Jonathan Rockefeller's family-friendly stage production uses a menagerie of 75 lovable puppets to faithfully bring to life the four stories: The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse, Mister Seahorse, The Very Lonely Firefly and The Very Hungry Caterpillar.