- Telephone 01743 281281
- Website www.theatresevern.co.uk
Purpose built performance space on Frankwell Quay that opened to the public in 2009. The main auditorium seats 638, over three levels, and features a busy schedule of music, theatre and comedy, alongside the more intimate Walker Theatre, Dance Studio, exhibition space and The Haydn Smith Room for hospitality.
Shrewsbury rail station is approximately 10 minutes walk from the theatre, the bus station is five minutes walk, while local buses stop at Frankwell Island and Smithfield Road.
There are 37 events at this location
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80s Invasion Tour
Joint tour from 80s favourites Paul Young, Martika, Toyah and China Crisis.
Al Murray: Let's Go Backwards Together
A brand new show from everyone's favourite bigoted landlord, Al Murray, star of Happy Hour. Please only cheer at the irony and stay in your house if you actually hate the French.
Andy Parsons: Live & Unleashed – But Naturally Cautious
You'll know him best from Live at the Apollo and Mock the Week, Parsons is satirical and politically witty.
Sun 28 May 2017
£16.50 / 01743 281281
Beyond the Barricade
A selection of the best-loved songs from new and classic West End shows like The Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia, The Lion King and Les Miserables.
Birmingham Philharmonic Orchestra: The Silver Screen
Richard Laing conducts a performance of works by Bernstein, Barry, Williams, Herrmann and more in a celebration of classics from the world of film, including many Oscar winners and nominations, with selections from 1940 to the present day.
Sun 29 Jan 2017
£19 (£16) / 01743 281281
The Bowie Experience
Tribute to the late, great David Bowie.
Chris Ramsey: Is That Chris Ramsey?
Upbeat anecdotes, feelgood humour and witty observations from Ramsey.
Eric Smith from BBC Radio Shropshire returns as Baron-Hard-Up in the magical tale of the mistreated scullery maid, who turns into a princess after magical intervention. The Ugly Sisters are Ian Smith and Matt Daines, with Phil Butler as Dandini, Joanne Heywood as Fairy Godmother, Victoria McCabe as Cinderella and Ryan…
The Classic Rock Show
Air guitars at the ready for this incredible musical journey through the best moments in rock featuring music by the likes of Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Eagles, Dire Straits and Meat Loaf.
Count Arthur Strong
Steve Delaney's deluded thespian creation returns with a new show.
Former X Factor runners up perform pop-opera covers of well-known songs.
Henning Wehn: Westphalia Is Not An Option
New show from the German Comedy Ambassador.
Iain Stirling: Onwards!
Edinburgh's very own Scottish BAFTA-winning and triple BAFTA-nominated comedian returns to the festival following four consecutive sell-out runs. As seen/heard on Drunk History (Comedy Central), Love Island (ITV2) and The Dog Ate My Homework (CBBC).
More controversial stand-up from the x-rated comic and inexplicable winner of 2014's CBB.
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
- Directed by: Bill Kenwright
- Written by: 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 28 Mar 2017
Wed 29 Mar 2017
Thu 30 Mar 2017
Justin Moorhouse: People and Feelings
Upbeat comedy from the former Phoenix Nights actor.
Lee Nelson: Suited and Booted
Lee Nelson, the creation of comedian Simon Brodkin, is the chavvy catch-phrase monger whose Well Good Show has become a BBC3 hit. Now the South London geeza takes his banter to the live stage where it all works best. Brodkin has appeared as Nelson in a host of TV programmes including Al Murray's sketch show Al Murray's…
Cult singer-songwriter, described as the 'Welsh Springsteen', making social and spiritual comment through his acoustic songs.
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.
Miles Jupp: Songs Of Freedom
The actor, stand-up and host of The News Quiz muses on modern life.
The British-Iranian comedian and star of stage and screen brings his new show to an adoring public.
The Pitmen Poets
Songs, jokes and stories from North-East England's coalmining tradition.
Reginald D Hunter: The Man Who Attempted To Do As Much and Such
The self-proclaimed 'comedian, swashbuckler and scientist' takes his latest and no doubt controversial show on the road.
Wed 24 May 2017
£24.50 / 01743 281281
Richard Herring: The Best
A 'best of' compilation from the comedian as he picks the best jokes from his last 12 shows.
Rob Auton: The Sleep Show
The award-winning writer performs his latest show about sleep.
Fri 3 Feb 2017
Rob Beckett: Mouth of the South
Observational and high-energy new material from the award-winning stand-up.
Ross Noble: Brain Dump
The wild-haired Geordie, prone to wondrous tangents and surreal interludes, wanders back out on tour with a brand new show.
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.
Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker
Tchaikovsky's music brings to life this Christmas favourite in which the toys come to life (and about 200 years before Toy Story at that).
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
The Mick Fleetwood-approved tribute act who cover the gamut of Mac material from the Peter Green era to the Buckingham/Nicks days.
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.
The Sons Of Pitches
Inventive pop covers, original numbers and improvised songs from the multi award-winning a cappella YouTube stars and winners of BBC Two's The Naked Choir..
Fri 7 Jul 2017
Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01743 281281
Sat 8 Jul 2017
Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01743 281281
A night of soul classics.
Thank ABBA for the Music
Big ABBA tribute night.
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.
Steve Steinman's musical mixes comedy with rock music and, naturally, the undead.