- 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 Cole Porter's classic musical featuring a crew of singing sailors, an exotic disguise, and some good old fashioned blackmail.
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'.
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
Billy Pearce & Friends
A variety charity evening, starring Billy Pearce and friends, raising money for the Forget Me Not Children's Hospice. Come along for a night of music from up and coming singer Shira and vocal group Klix, dance from elite dancers' Studio One, and impressions from Britain's Got Talent semi-finalist Craig Harper.
The Bowie Experience
Tribute to the late, great David Bowie.
Champions Of Magic
Following a run in London's West End five illusionists present a live show of mind reading, close-up magic and daring large-scale illusions.
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: The Sound of Mucus
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 24 Feb
Fri 24 Mar
Fri 28 Apr
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 Gervase Phinn
The Yorkshire writer and radio personality talks about his life and work.
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
Joel Dommett: LIVE
The young comedy star with a cupboard full of accolades and dreadfully modern hair.
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.
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.
A traditional family pantomime starring Britain's Got Talent Winner George Sampson as Robin Hood, children's TV favourite Dani Harmer from CBBC's Tracy Beaker and Strictly Come Dancing as Maid Marian and X-Factor runner-up Andy Abraham as the wicked Sheriff of Nottingham.
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 Solid Silver 60s Show
Relive the nostalgic sounds of 60s pop in the company of Peter Noone, Brian Hyland, Dave Berry, New Amen Corner & The Merseybeats.
Stardom: Razzle Dazzle 'Em
Stardom's talented youngsters present a spectacular showcase of drama, song and dance, accompanied by the fantastic Stardom orchestra.