Stafford Gatehouse Theatre
Stafford's Gatehouse Theatre is the main performing venue in Stafford, offering films, plays, concerts, comedy gigs, dance shows, a Shakespeare Festival and Stafford's only official comedy club. Stafford Gatehouse Youth Theatre has been getting kids aged 7–18 involved in theatre for over 25 years. The theatre is available for corporate and conference hire.
The nearest train station is Stafford, long an important stop on the West Coast Main Line, and the theatre is served by numerous local bus routes.
- Provides: Free wi-fi
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Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
A selection of exhilarating sports and adventure films.
The Bay City Rollers
Les McKeown take audiences back to the heady days when the Rollers dominated the charts and tartan bellbottoms were considered an acceptable choice of attire. Featuring all the best-known songs including 'Bye Bye Baby', 'Shang A Lang' and 'Summer Love Sensation'.
Bilal Zafar: Cakes
The comedian presents his highly anticipated debut show where he talks about how he was mistaken for a 'Muslim Only cake shop' and became a prime target for the far right.
Comedy In The MET
Established and emerging stand-ups take to the stage.
Elio Pace: The Billy Joel Songbook
Pace plays the songs of the Piano Man.
The First Hippo on the Moon
David Walliam's children's book about two big hippos and one enormous dream – which of them can make it to the moon first?
Sat 25 Mar
Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar
Contemporary folk from the acclaimed young duo.
Henning Wehn: Westphalia Is Not An Option
New show from the German Comedy Ambassador.
Jasper Carrott's Stand Up & Rock
The comedian regales the audience with his inimitable stand up routines before introducing his musical compatriots Bev Bevan, Geoff Turton and The Bev Bevan Band.
Joel Dommett: LIVE
The young comedy star with a cupboard full of accolades and dreadfully modern hair.
Lynne Hanson & The Good Intentions
The Ottawa-based singer-songwriter and her accompanying musicians bring their Americana songs to the UK's stages.
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.
The New Grass Cutters
Progressive bluegrass and contemporary country from the four-piece collective.
Paul Foot: Tis a Pity She's a Piglet
Surreal and chaotic humour from the 2013 Sydney Comedy Award-winning stand-up.
Paul Zerdin: All Mouth
The ventriloquist, who won the 2015 series of America's Got Talent, performs with his three puppet characters, Sam, Albert and Baby, plus two new ones.
Zerdin, the ventriloquist winner of America's Got Talent 2015, presents his show featuring special 'guests' Sam, Baby and Alberta.
Richard Herring: The Best
A 'best of' compilation from the comedian as he picks the best jokes from his last 12 shows.
The Searchers have survived multiple line-up changes as well as a schism of People's Front of Judea-style bitterness, the echoes of which twang across the internet to this day. Longest-lasting original member John McNally leads the band that gave us 'Needles and Pins' and 'Sweets for my Sweet', with Frank Allen, Spencer…
Some People v Reginald D Hunter
The self-proclaimed 'comedian, swashbuckler and scientist' takes his latest and no doubt controversial show on the road.
A night of soul classics.
The Tap-Dancing Mermaid
Gather round as the Moon offers a magical story about tap dancing Marina who he has watched perform secretly every night since her aunt has banned it. One night, as Marina creeps to the boardwalk to practice she meets a mysterious boy who changes her life forever. A delightful children's theatre production by Pigtails…
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.
We're Going on a Bear Hunt
- Directed by: Peter Glanville
- Written by: Barb Jungr (music)
Michael Rosen's award-winning book is brought to the stage for ages 3+.
Sat 22 Apr
Zero For The Young Dudes!: Stafford Gate Youth Theatre Group 7
A contemporary tale about the inmates at a bizarre summer camp as a violent future looms large on the horizon. Written by Alistair McDowall.