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.

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There are 39 events at this location

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80s Mania

Top of the Pops and Radio One DJ Mike Read is the video roadshow host at this night dedicated to the best of the decade.

Sat 7 Jan 2017

£27.50 (£25.50) / 01494 512000

Babe, The Sheep-Pig

The story of a pig who wants to be a sheepdog.

Mon 20 Mar 2017

£18.50 / 01494 512000

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.

The Bob Dylan Story

A tribute to a singer-songwriting icon with songs including Blowing In The Wind, The Times They Are A Changin and Subterranean Homesick Blues.

Sun 5 Feb 2017

£23.50 (£21.50; £20.50) / 01494 512000

Brendan Cole: All Night Long

Choreographer, performer and Strictly's dancer Brendan Cole performs more dazzling ballroom and Latin moves.

Thu 30 Mar 2017

£33.50; £38.50 (£31.50; £36.50) / 01494 512000

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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.

Fri 28 Apr 2017

£25–£27 (£23–£25) / 01494 512000

Champions of Rock

Lavish tribute tot he rock stylings of Queen.

Sat 4 Feb 2017

£25.50 (£23.50; £20.50) / 01494 512000

The Chicago Blues Brothers

Celebrating the music of The Blues Brothers with a packed revue of blues and soul.

Fri 24 Feb 2017

£25.50 (£23.50) / 01494 512000

Cinderella

Television and stage stars Linda Robson, Louie Spence and Bobby Davro lead the cast in a fun, traditional pantomime, perfect for all ages.

Sat 10 Dec

£20–£35 ( £84–£104) / 01494 512000

Sun 11 Dec

£20–£35 ( £84–£104) / 01494 512000

Tue 13 Dec

£20–£35 ( £84–£104) / 01494 512000

…and 16 more dates until 31 Dec

Cirque Berserk

A large-scale family circus show with jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and stuntmen. Highlights include Hercules the strongman, award-winning clown Tweedy and a hair-raising motorcycle routine from Globe of Death.

Tue 14 Feb 2017

Times to be confirmed / £12.50–£26 / 01494 512000

Wed 15 Feb 2017

Times to be confirmed / £12.50–£26 / 01494 512000

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Count Arthur Strong

Steve Delaney's deluded thespian creation returns with a new show.

Wed 29 Mar 2017

£21.50 / 01494 512000

The European Orchestral Ensemble: A Viennese Strauss Gala

The ensemble accompanies four soloists from major opera companies including Opera North, English National Opera and D'Oyly Carte, in a fully costumed performance of highlights from classics such as Die Fledermaus and The Merry Widow.

Tue 28 Feb 2017

Jimmy Carr: The Best of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour

Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr.

The Johnny Cash Roadshow

Cash tribute from singer-songwriter Clive John.

Sun 8 Jan 2017

£23.50 (£22) / 01494 512000

Jon Richardson: Old Man

Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.

Tue 11 Apr 2017

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Legend: A Tribute to Bob Marley

Does exactly what it says on the tin.

Sun 22 Jan 2017

£26.50 (£24.50) / 01252 811009

Let's Hang On

A tribute to Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. Tight falsetto vocals and doo-wop harmonies, featuring all those insanely catchy hits such as 'Can't Take My Eyes Off You' and 'Dec '63 (Oh What A Night)'.

Thu 19 Jan 2017

£25.50 (£23.50) / 01494 512000

Monstersaurus!

Another show from the creators of Aliens Love Underpants following young inventor Monty as he creates a whole world of wacky inventions and incredible monsters.

Sat 11 Feb 2017

£15 / 01494 512000

Omid Djalili

The British-Iranian comedian and star of stage and screen brings his new show to an adoring public.

Sat 1 Apr 2017

£25.50 / 01494 512000

Pride and Prejudice

  • Directed by: Deborah Bruce
  • Written by: Simon Reade (adapt)

Simon Reade's adaptation of Austen's classic novel.

Tue 24 Jan 2017

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01494 512000

Wed 25 Jan 2017

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01494 512000

Thu 26 Jan 2017

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01494 512000

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Puss & Dick - The Adult Panto

The Market Theatre Company presents an alternative to the family pantomime. With a minimum of set, props and costume this traditional story is distorted almost beyond recognition.

Sat 21 Jan 2017

£18.50 (£16.50) / 01494 512000

Remembering Fred

A tribute to Fred Astaire.

Sun 16 Apr 2017

£31–£36.50 / 01494 512000

Roy Orbison & The Traveling Wilburys Tribute Show

Paul Hopkins steps into the Roy Orbison role with this tribute to the 80s supergroup.

Fri 6 Jan 2017

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra: Mozart Clarinet Concerto

Nicholas Cleobury conducts the orchestra, with clarinettist Katherine Lacy, for Beethoven's Fidelio Overture, Grieg's Two Elegiac Melodies, Mozart's Clarinet Concerto and Mendelssohn's Symphony No 3, 'Scottish'.

Sat 25 Feb 2017

£18.50–£35 (£27.50–£33) / 01494 512000

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.

Thu 9 Feb 2017

£25–£35 / 01494 512000

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The Russian State Ballet Of Siberia: Coppelia

Dancers perform the story of mistaken identity and confused lovers, with music by Delibes performed by the Orchestra of the Russian State Ballet.

Thu 16 Feb 2017

£26.50–£33.50 (£24.50–£31.50) / 01494 512000

The Russian State Ballet Of Siberia: The Nutcracker

Dancers perform the Christmas story by E.T.A. Hoffmann, featuring music from Tchaikovsky performed by the Orchestra of the Russian State Ballet.

Sat 18 Feb 2017

Sun 19 Feb 2017

£26.50–£33.50; £28.50–£39.50 / 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.

Fri 17 Feb 2017

£26.50–£33.50 (£24.50–£31.50) / 01494 512000

Seriously Dead

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.

Thu 23 Feb 2017

£23.50–£24.50 (£21.50–£22.50; £18.50–£19.50) / 01494 512000

The Sleeping Beauty

Classic tale of Sleeping Beauty set to Tchaikovsky's sublime score.

Sun 22 Jan 2017

Times to be confirmed / £25–£36 / 01494 512000

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Some Guys Have All The Luck: The Rod Stewart Story

The story of the legendary mullet-headed rocker, whose scratchy pipes lent a welcome note of sandpaper to such hits as 'Maggie May', 'I Don't Want To Talk About It' and 'Baby Jane', but who also wrote such enduring classics as 'You Wear It Well' and 'Every Picture Tells A Story'.

Thu 27 Apr 2017

£23.50 (£21.50) / 01494 512000

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..

Tue 20 Jun 2017

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01494 512000

The Sound Of Murder

The Talking Scarlet production of William Fairchild's cat-and-mouse drama about a writer of children's stories whose wife and her lover, plot to murder him before his secretary spills-the-beans.

Mon 6 Feb 2017

£23–£27 (£21–£25; £18–£22) / 01494 512000

Tue 7 Feb 2017

£23–£27 (£21–£25; £18–£22) / 01494 512000

Wed 8 Feb 2017

£23–£27 (£21–£25; £18–£22) / 01494 512000

Stewart Lee: Content Provider

The deep-thinking, anti-comedian returns with another panoply of caustic observations in his first full-length show since the award-winning Carpet Remnant World.

Fri 10 Feb 2017

£26 / 01494 512000

Tango Fire: Flames Of Desire

  • Written by: german Cornejo

Argentinian dance company led by choreographer and dancer German Cornejo.

Tue 21 Feb 2017

£26; £28 (£24; £26; £21; £23) / 01494 512000

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.

Sat 6 May 2017

£26–£28 / 01494 512000

Twist & Shout

A nostalgic look at the golden age of British pop. Featuring the music of The Beatles, Herman's Hermits, Gerry And The Pacemakers, The Rolling Stones, Cilla Black, Manfred Mann and many more.

Fri 20 Jan 2017

£21.50; £23 (£19.50; £21) / 01494 512000

Wayne Ellington Sings Nat King Cole

Wayne pays tribute to the legendary jazz singer, performing some of his much loved classics.

Fri 3 Feb 2017

£20.50 (£18.50; £15.50) / 01494 512000

You Win Again: The Story of the Bee Gees

A tour through the Bee Gees' career, from the 60s through the 80s with all the best tunes and plenty of dancing.

Sun 12 Feb 2017

£24.50 (£22.50; £21.50) / 01494 512000

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