Wycombe Swan

Wycombe Swan
St Mary Street, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 2XE
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Opened in 1992, Wycombe's Swan Theatre is a regional theatre that presents a mixed bill of work throughout the year, from comedy to drama, plus theatre and community events and Wycombe Swan Youth Theatre.

The complex comprises the main theatre, Wycombe Swan Town Hall, and the Oak Room – an ornate setting for functions and parties.

High Wycombe train station is just five minutes from the theatre and the bus station is also nearby. The theatre has a pay and display car park with 316 spaces including 15 disabled bays.

Events at this venue

There are 45 events at this location

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The Adult Panto: Sinbad The Seaman

Market Theatre Company return to bring to life the story of Sinbad the Sailor and his epic adventures across the seas to defeat the one-eyed monster, packing it with corny jokes, raunchy plots and blatant sexual innuendo. Featuring Nick Hooton, Carrie Laurence and Pip Johnson. Not suitable for under 16s.

Wed 17 Jan 2018

£20 (£18) / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Alexander O'Neal: 30 Years of Hearsay

The icon celebrates his 1987 album, Hearsay, widely regarded as one of the greatest R&B albums of all time.

Sat 18 Nov

£38.50–£49.50 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

An Audience with Simon Reeve

The journalist sets out on his first-ever tour to discuss the many fascinating adventures he has undertaken.

Mon 19 Nov 2018

£29 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

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.

Sat 17 Feb 2018

£24.50 (£22.50) / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Big Fish Little Fish: Family Rave

Big Fish Little Fish brings together globally renowned DJs, fun craft and play activities for children, and a multi-sensory dancefloor experience with bubble machines and giant balloons.

Sat 25 Nov

£11 (Children £8) / 01494 512000

Circus theme.

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Bill Bailey: Larks in Transit

The master of surreality tackles politics, philosophy and the pursuit of happiness in his latest show. His musical interludes include fashioning a symphony from a ringtone and re-imagining the Stars and Stripes.

Fri 15 Jun 2018

£29 / 01494 512000

Sat 16 Jun 2018

£29 / 01494 512000

The Blues Brother Tribute Show Dinner Dance

The singers perform numbers from the film, as well as songs from the Blues Brothers albums.

Sat 27 Jan 2018

£38 inc meal / 01494 512000

  • 20:00

Bring Your Own Baby Comedy

Bring Your Own Baby Comedy is the UK's number one baby friendly comedy club! With the funniest stars from TV and the comedy circuit for you, and soft flooring, toys and more for baby, our shows are the perfect treat. We also provide buggy parking, baby changing and helping hands, so that you can relax and enjoy the show…

Wed 21 Mar 2018

£10 / 01494 512000

  • 12:00 – 13:15

Bring Your Own Baby Comedy

Bring Your Own Baby Comedy is the UK's number one baby friendly comedy club! With the funniest stars from TV and the comedy circuit for you, and soft flooring, toys and more for baby, our shows are the perfect treat. We also provide buggy parking, baby changing and helping hands, so that you can relax and enjoy the show…

Tue 8 May 2018

£10 / 01494 512000

  • 12:00 – 13:15

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. Featuring timeless hits from the Carpenters repertoire including 'We’ve Only Just Begun', 'Superstar', 'Top of the World', 'Please Mr Postman' and many more.

Thu 29 Mar 2018

£25; £27 (£23; £25) / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Crazy For You

George Gershwin's glamorous musical set in the 1930s, starring Hollie Cassar and Tom Chambers.

Tue 6 Feb 2018

£22–£37 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Wed 7 Feb 2018

£22–£37 / 01494 512000

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Thu 8 Feb 2018

£22–£37 / 01494 512000

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 10 Feb 2018

Ellen Kent: Madama Butterfly

Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists, highly-praised chorus and full orchestra Winner of “The Best Opera Award” Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards - Puccini Madama Buuterfly Starring the Korean soprano Maria HeeJung Kim* and the international soprano…

Sun 25 Feb 2018

£25–£36 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Flashdance: The Musical

  • Directed by: Nikolai Foster, Phil Edwards (musical supervision), Arlene Phillips (choreography)
  • Written by: Tom Hedley (book), Robert Cary (book & lyrics), Robbie Roth (music)

A musical adaptation of the hit 1980s film about a female welder, who dreams of attending the prestigious Shipley Dance Academy and becoming a professional dancer, with a book by Tom Hedley and Robert Cary, music by Robbie Roth and lyrics by Roth and Cary. The toe-tapping songbook includes Gloria, I Love Rock & Roll…

Mon 22 Jan 2018

£25–£55 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Tue 23 Jan 2018

£25–£55 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Wed 24 Jan 2018

£25–£55 / 01494 512000

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 27 Jan 2018

Hairspray

A story of big hair and big heart, set in 1960s Baltimore and performed by Limelight Productions. And no, you can't stop the beat.

Mon 21 May 2018

£26–£35; £26–£35 concs available; £31.50–£39.50; £31.50–£39.50 concs available; £35.50–£44.50; £35.50–£44.50; £35.50–£44.50 concs available / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Tue 22 May 2018

£26–£35; £26–£35 concs available; £31.50–£39.50; £31.50–£39.50 concs available; £35.50–£44.50; £35.50–£44.50; £35.50–£44.50 concs available / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Wed 23 May 2018

£26–£35; £26–£35 concs available; £31.50–£39.50; £31.50–£39.50 concs available; £35.50–£44.50; £35.50–£44.50; £35.50–£44.50 concs available / 01494 512000

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 26 May 2018

Hellfire Comedy Club

Guest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.

Thu 23 Nov

Town Hall

£6; £10 inc meal / 01494 512000

Topical stand-up and witty banter with Andrew Bird, Ian Smith, Suzi Ruffell.

  • 20:00

I'm About to Lose Control and I Think Joe Lycett

The Birmingham-born comic tours his latest show.

Sat 17 Nov 2018

£23.50 / 01494 512000

Islands in the Stream

Musical celebrating the queen and king of country: Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers.

Fri 2 Mar 2018

£27.90 / 01494 512000

Jack And The Beanstalk

Blue star Simon Webbe, Britain's Got Talent winner Ashleigh Butler, CBeebies presenter Chris Jarvis and panto dame Nigel Ellacott star in the classic tale of a boy who sold his family cow for magic beans.

Sat 9 Dec

£21.50–£33.50 / 01494 512000

  • 14:00
  • 19:00

Sun 10 Dec

£21.50–£33.50 / 01494 512000

  • 17:30

Tue 12 Dec

£21.50–£33.50 / 01494 512000

  • 14:00
  • 19:00
…and 17 more dates until 31 Dec

James & Ola: Uncensored

Husband and wife choreographers and dancers James and Ola Jordan, best known for their work on BBC's Strictly Come Dancing perform the cha cha, rumba, samba, jive and paso doble.

Mon 12 Mar 2018

prices vary / 01494 512000

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 21 Nov 2018

£29 / 01494 512000

Jobs Fair

Job fair.

Fri 18 May 2018

Free / 01603 663094

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Joe Brown

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

Wed 28 Mar 2018

£28–£30 / 01494 512000

With Henry Gross.

The Johnny Cash Roadshow

Cash tribute from singer-songwriter Clive John.

Thu 11 Jan 2018

£24 (£22; £19) / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

The King is Back

Elvis tribute from Ben Portsmouth.

Sun 26 Nov

£31 (£29) / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Legend: A Tribute to Bob Marley

Celebrate the music of Bob Marley with some of his greatest hits performed live by a talented cast.

Sun 28 Jan 2018

£27.90 / 01494 512000

Michael Portillo: Life – A Game of Two Halves

A talk with the politician, social commentator and TV documentary maker and controversial former MP for Kensington and Chelsea.

Mon 29 Jan 2018

£18 (£16) / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

NYE Glitz & Glamour Ball

A night of food, drink and entertainment suitable for seeing in the New Year.

Sun 31 Dec

£65 / 01494 512000

  • 20:00

An Officer and a Gentleman: The Musical

Musical based on the Oscar-winning film starring Richard Gere. With direction by Nikolai Foster, choreography by Kate Prince and musical supervision by Tony Award-winning Sarah Travis.

Mon 7 May 2018

£27.50–£45 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Tue 8 May 2018

£27.50–£45 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Wed 9 May 2018

£27.50–£45 / 01494 512000

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 12 May 2018

Our House

A fast-moving romantic comedy set in North London featuring the music of Madness.

Mon 20 Nov

£12.50–£32 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Tue 21 Nov

£12.50–£32 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Wed 22 Nov

£12.50–£32 / 01494 512000

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 25 Nov

Oye Santana

Tribute to the Latin-rock of Santana.

Tue 27 Feb 2018

£20 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Princes Risborough & Marlow Choral Society

A performance of Carl Orff's Carmina Burana and Grieg's Piano Concerto played by Matthew McCombie.

Sun 19 Nov

£18 (£14) / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

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'.

Tue 1 May 2018

£25–£42.50 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Ross Noble: El Hablador

The wild-haired Geordie, prone to wondrous tangents and surreal interludes, wanders back out on tour with a brand new show.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

£26.50 / 01494 512000

The Russian State Ballet & Orchestra Of Siberia: La Fille Mal Gardee

The ballet conjures a world of pastoral simplicity where a farm boy woos a flirty farmer's daughter.

Thu 18 Jan 2018

£29.50–£38.50 / 01494 512000

Fri 19 Jan 2018

£29.50–£38.50 / 01494 512000

Sat 20 Jan 2018

£29.50–£38.50 / 01494 512000

Sun 21 Jan 2018

£29.50–£38.50 / 01494 512000

Russian State Ballet of Siberia: Cinderella

Prokofiev's classic fairy tale about a young girl who works for her stepmother and two stepsisters, who mistreat her daily. When the Prince announces a ball to find a bride, all of the fair maidens of the land are invited to attend. Presented by Russian State Ballet of Siberia.

Thu 18 Jan 2018

£21.50–£34.50 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

The Russian State Ballet: Romeo and Juliet

Shakespeare’s tale of primal passion and timeless tragedy is brought to life by the Russian State Ballet.

Fri 19 Jan 2018

£21.50–£34.50 / 01494 512000

Sun 21 Jan 2018

£21.50–£34.50 / 01494 512000

Russian State Ballet: Swan Lake

  • Written by: Russian State Ballet

Tchaikovsky's magical score accompanies this tale of mystery and romance with spellbinding ballet dancing from the Russian State Ballet.

Sat 20 Jan 2018

£21.50–£34.50 / 01494 512000

Santa’s Comedy Baubles!

A selection of stand-up artists perform a seasonal show.

Thu 7 Dec

£16 / 01494 512000

  • 19:00

Sarah Millican: Control Enthusiast

You'll know her face from talking about cake and cats on the telly, so here's another chance to see the Millican phenomenon in full flight live on stage.

Wed 11 Jul 2018

£30.50 / 01494 512000

Thu 12 Jul 2018

£30.50 / 01494 512000

Sarah Millican: Outsider

You'll know her face from talking about cake and cats on the telly, so here's another chance to see the Millican phenomenon in full flight live on stage.

Wed 11 Jul 2018

£29 / 01494 512000

Shakespeare Schools Festival 2017

Students from primary, secondary and special schools perform various Shakespeare plays.

Mon 20 Nov

£9.50 (£7) / 01494 512000

  • 19:00

Son of a Preacher Man

A witty musical set to the hits of Dusty Springfield.

Tue 28 Nov

£22–£29; £22–£29 concs available; £25–£33; £25–£33 concs available; £28–£36 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30

Wed 29 Nov

£22–£29; £22–£29 concs available; £25–£33; £25–£33 concs available; £28–£36 / 01494 512000

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Thu 30 Nov

£22–£29; £22–£29 concs available; £25–£33; £25–£33 concs available; £28–£36 / 01494 512000

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 2 Dec

Tim Vine: Sunset Milk Idiot

Quick-fire one-liners from the Not Going Out actor.

Thu 15 Feb 2018

Prices to be confirmed / 01494 512000

Fri 24 Nov

£11 (£9) / 01494 512000

Tropicana Nights specialises in good old fashioned party nights.

  • 20:00

West End Jerseys: Jersey Boys Tribute: Dinner Dance

The band performs the songs from the show and others made famous by the American vocal group.

Sat 18 Nov

£38 inc meal, phone for availability / 01494 512000

  • 20:00

Sat 21 Apr 2018

£38 inc meal, phone for availability / 01494 512000

  • 20:00

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