Assembly Hall Theatre
- Telephone 01892 530613
- Website www.assemblyhalltheatre.co.uk
A home for comedy, theatre, music and more right in the heart of Tunbridge Wells. Expect big touring acts alongside local productions and a traditional panto every Christmas. Sereved by regular buses and just five minutes walk from Tunbridge Wells train station.
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Al Murray: Let's Go Backwards Together
A brand new show from everyone's favourite bigoted landlord, Al Murray, star of Happy Hour. Please only cheer at the irony and stay in your house if you actually hate the French.
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 Bowie Experience
Tribute to the late, great David Bowie.
Count Arthur Strong
Steve Delaney's deluded thespian creation returns with a new show.
Derek Acorah: Whispers From Heaven
A supernatural stage show from the medium.
Thu 9 Mar
Veteran folk group whose current line-up features founding member Simon Nicol with Gerry Conway, Chris Leslie, Dave Pegg and Ric Sanders.
A story of a young girl named Alex who is a welder by day and a 'flashdancer' by night. She dreams of becoming a professional dancer at the Shipley Dance Academy, but when a romance surfaces will it threaten her ambitions?
Wed 15 Nov
Former X Factor runners up perform pop-opera covers of well-known songs.
Gower, Cowdrey & The Holy Bail
Former England cricket captains David Gower and Chris Cowdrey celebrate more than 40 years of friendship from schoolboy beginnings to Ashes-winning innings, sharing anecdotes and personal insights about the sport that shaped their lives.
I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue
The BBC Radio panel show, featuring Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Jeremy Hardy and host Jack Dee bringing puns, innuendo and swannee whistles to the world for nigh on 40 years.
Tricks and illusions from the Britain's Got Talent runner-up.
Jimmy Carr: The Best of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour
Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr.
Tue 24 Jan
£29.50 / 01892 530613
Jon Richardson: Old Man
Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.
Jools Holland and His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
Jools and his band play classic boogie woogie and rock'n'roll tunes for your merriment. Featuring guest vocalists Ruby Turner and Louise Marshall.
The King Is Back
Elvis tribute from Ben Portsmouth.
Lee Hurst: Comedy Show No 9
Stand-up comedy show from the veteran Londoner.
Lee Nelson: Suited and Booted
Lee Nelson, the creation of comedian Simon Brodkin, is the chavvy catch-phrase monger whose Well Good Show has become a BBC3 hit. Now the South London geeza takes his banter to the live stage where it all works best. Brodkin has appeared as Nelson in a host of TV programmes including Al Murray's sketch show Al Murray's…
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 'December '63 (Oh What A Night)'.
Milton Jones is Out There
Absurd one-liners from telly regular Jones.
The British-Iranian comedian and star of stage and screen brings his new show to an adoring public.
Reginald D Hunter: The Man Who Attempted To Do As Much and Such
The self-proclaimed 'comedian, swashbuckler and scientist' takes his latest and no doubt controversial show on the road.
Thu 11 May
A tribute to Fred Astaire.
Rhythm of the Dance
A celebration of Irish dancing in a variety of styles.
Rob Beckett: Mouth of the South
Observational and high-energy new material from the award-winning stand-up.
Rob Brydon: I Am Standing Up …
Him of Marion & Geoff, Gavin & Stacey and The Trip fame, the one with the Welsh accent and the funnies, is bringing a brand new stand-up show out on tour.
Neil Thomson conducts the orchestra, with pianist Peter Donohoe, for Shostakovich's Festival Overture, Rachmaninov's Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini and Tchaikovsky's Manfred Symphony.
Ruby Wax: Frazzled
Ruby Wax discusses her new book, Frazzled, which is a guide to mindfulness.
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.
A haunting original take on folk rock from the former Mercury Music Prize nominee.
The eighties' singer with the famous hips performs his past hits to celebrate the anniversary of 30 years since the release of his first hit in the UK. In 1980 the singer released Hot Dog after years of touring and recording Stevens got his big break. His success in the eighties continued with the release of Marie Marie…
Stewart Lee: A Room with a Stew
The latest show from Lee to promote his next Comedy Vehicle DVD. A series that won him Best Male Television Comic and Best Comedy Entertainment Programme at the British Comedy Awards in 2011.
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.