- Telephone 01422 351158
- Website www.victoriatheatre.co.uk
Opened in 1901 as the Victoria Hall, the building was eventually named the Victoria Theatre in 1993. It seats 1,512 or 1,860 part-standing.
Past performers include Acker Bilk, Status Quo, The Beatles, The Jackson 5 and The Human League.
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HAOS Productions present the madcap musical set aboard an ocean liner and featuring songs including 'Anything Goes', 'You're The Top' and 'I Get A Kick Out of You'.
Beauty & the Beast
Limelight Theatre School present their pantomime performance of Beauty & the Beast. Featuring traditional songs, pop hits and audience participation.
Beauty & The Beast: Limelight Theatre School
The talented students present a festive adaptation of the classic tale featuring a mix of traditional songs and pop hits, dancing and drama.
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.
Sat 27 May
The Bowie Experience
Tribute to the late, great David Bowie.
Cannon And Ball: The Dressing Room
This comedy play written by Bobby Ball combines sitcom with variety and comedy. Part play, part variety show, expect a whole night of great entertainment
The Chicago Blues Brothers
Celebrating the music of The Blues Brothers with a packed revue of blues and soul.
Concert For The Young At Heart
An evening of song, dance and comedy featuring the CYH Band and a special appearance by comedian Lea Roberts, along with Ian Moorhouse.
Tue 21 Mar
Times to be confirmed / Free, ticketed / 01422 351158
Count Arthur Strong
Steve Delaney's deluded thespian creation returns with a new show.
Dick And Liddy's Comedy Club
Up and coming stand-ups perform under the watchful eye of hosts Dick and Liddy.
Fri 27 Jan
Fri 24 Feb
Fri 24 Mar
Eleanor Conway's Walk of Shame
Ludicrous observations from the comedian who discusses porn, sex, drugs and drink and all the stuff you're supposed to know by the age of 31.
The ELO Experience
This tribute band recreates 'Mr Blue Sky' et al, probably with a more stable line-up than the real ELO.
An Evening with Aggers & Tuffers
Following the path of Geoffrey Boycott, Sunil Gavaskar and Graeme Swann, Jonathan Agnew and Phil Tuffnell talk cricket.
Halifax Choral Society: Mendelssohn's Elijah
A performance of the richly dramatic oratorio. This theatrical piece was first performed by the Halifax Choral Society in 1846. The society has teamed up with the Ipswich Choral Society for this historic performance and will be conducted by Jonathan Pryce Jones.
Ian Waite & Natalie Lowe: Somewhere In Time
A newly choreographed dance showcase from the Strictly couple.
Thu 25 May
The Johnny Cash Roadshow
Cash tribute from singer-songwriter Clive John.
Jon Richardson: Old Man
Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.
Be transported to a prehistoric place in a show about dinosaurs and the people who study them featuring the birth of a baby Dinosaur and the T-Rex mother who wants her egg back.
The King Is Back
Elvis tribute from Ben Portsmouth.
The Magic of Motown
Tribute to the sweet soul sounds of Motown starring the supremely-talented Magic of Motown band, with hits made famous by the Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Martha Reeves and more.
Milton Jones is Out There
Absurd one-liners from telly regular Jones.
The voice behind hits such as Ace's 'How Long', Squeeze's 'Tempted' and Mike and the Mechanics' 'The Living Years'.
Psychic Sally: Call Me Psychic
New show from Sally Morgan.
A tribute to Fred Astaire.
The white soul boy who was a key player in the Stock, Aitken & Waterman stable in the late 80s and is now enjoying a comeback.
Acoustic folk with a distinct Northern touch.
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.
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.
Scottish Falsetto Sock Puppet Theatre Do Shakespeare
The Earth's funniest footwear duo tackle the Bard, rendering highly original versions of Hamlet, Romeo & Juliet, Coriolanus and The Two Gentlesocks Of Verrucca.
Thu 6 Apr
£12 / 01422 351158
Sean Lock: Keep it Light
The team captain of Channel 4's 8 Out of 10 Cats presents his latest live show.
The Sensational 60s Experience: The Tremeloes, Herman's Hermits, The Union Gap, Alan Mosca
Sixties rock and pop from the veteran lineup.
Sat 7 Oct
£26–£28 / 01422 351158
The veteran rock band bring the sound of the 1970s alive, with hits including Livin' Next Door To Alice, Something's Been Making Me Blue and Don't Play Your Rock 'n' Roll To Me.