Theatre Royal

Theatre Royal
5 Westgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1QR
  • Telephone 01284 769505
  • Box office times Mon–Sat 10am–6pm
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  • Website www.theatreroyal.org
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All or Nothing

A musical based on the 1960s group The Small Faces. Ages 16+.

Thu 21 Sep

£21–£26 / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Fri 22 Sep

£21–£26 / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Sat 23 Sep

£21–£26 / 01284 769505

  • 15:00
  • 19:30

All The Things I Lied About

A comic exploration of how Katie Bonna became estranged from her father and what she is going to do about it.

Mon 25 Sep

£8.50–£16.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Antigone

Actors Of Dionysus presents a new adaptation of Sophocles's tragedy re-imagined in a dystopian landscape.

Thu 28 Sep

£8.50–£16.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Austentatious: An Improvised Novel

  • 4 stars

An irreverent show performed in period costume, borne from suggestions from the audience.

Wed 8 Nov

£14.50–£16.50 / 01284 769505

Big Foot

Love, life and masculinity meet head-on as Joseph tells his coming-of-age story with a twist of the fantastical. Presented by HighRise Theatre with Black Theatre Live & Stratford Circus Arts Centre.

Wed 25 Oct

£8.50–£16.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Book Story: Monstro

In a celebration of books, reading and libraries the pioneers of the puppet musical present the story of the story in the digital age using songs, puppetry and dynamic performance.

Tue 24 Oct

£8.50–£10.50 / 01284 769505

  • 15:00

Buddy Holly & The Cricketers

Rock'n'rollercoaster of a show featuring all the timeless classics from a band who have been on the tribute trail for over a quarter of a century. Enjoy hits including 'That’ll Be The Day', 'Peggy Sue', 'Heartbeat', 'It Doesn’t Matter Anymore', 'Raining In My Heart' and 'Oh Boy!'.

Fri 27 Oct

£10–£26 / 01284 769505

  • 20:00

Clare Presland Sings!

The mezzo-soprano performs a selection of operatic arias, plus readings by Janet Suzman and John Shrapnel.

Sun 1 Oct

£10–£26 / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Crafty's Creepy Castle (Ages 2-7)

A spooky adventure story created by Martin Parsons and Kate Ashmead featuring Crafty the Crow and Sally the Scarecrow. Come in your scariest costume and meet Crafty afterwards to receive a special Trick Or Treat present.

Sun 22 Oct

£8.50–£12.50 (Children £8.50–£10.50 under 16s) / 01284 769505

  • 13:00
  • 15:00

For Love Or Money

A daft comedy about greed. It's the 1920s. In a small Yorkshire town, the wily-widow, Rose, entertains the advances of two dubious suitors. Fuller is a fabulously rich and morally corrupt banker who woos Rose by parading his wealth whilst hiding a few secrets. Handsome Arthur is much younger and deceitful through and…

Wed 18 Oct

£10–£26; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £8.50–£16.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Thu 19 Oct

£10–£26; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £8.50–£16.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 14:00
  • 19:30

Fri 20 Oct

£10–£26; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £8.50–£16.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Sat 21 Oct

£10–£26; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £8.50–£16.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 15:00
  • 19:30

The Goldcrest Trio

The flute, harp and viola trio performs works by Debussy, Ravel, Ibert and Piazzolla.

Mon 9 Oct

£8.50 / 01284 769505

  • 13:10

Griff Rhys Jones: Where Was I? (Work In Progress)

Stories, anecdotes, reminiscences and outright lies from the star of Not The Nine O'Clock News, Smith & Jones and Three Men In A Boat.

Sun 22 Oct

£16 / 01284 769505

  • 20:00

Into The Woods

Stephen Sondheim's classic, award-winning musical which brings together an array of well-known fairy tale characters. Performed by Bury St Edmunds Amateur Operatic & Dramatic Society.

Tue 10 Oct

£10–£20 (£10–£18) / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Wed 11 Oct

£10–£20 (£10–£18) / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Thu 12 Oct

£10–£20 (£10–£18) / 01284 769505

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 14 Oct

A Judgement in Stone

Crime drama based on the best-selling novel by Ruth Rendell.

Mon 2 Oct

£10–£30; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£27; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£27 3pm; £10–£10.50; £10–£30 7.30pm; £10–£10.50 under 21s;… / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Tue 3 Oct

£10–£30; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£27; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£27 3pm; £10–£10.50; £10–£30 7.30pm; £10–£10.50 under 21s;… / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Wed 4 Oct

£10–£30; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£27; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£10.50 under 21s; £10–£27 3pm; £10–£10.50; £10–£30 7.30pm; £10–£10.50 under 21s;… / 01284 769505

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 3 more dates until 7 Oct

Lowdell And Welham

The violinist Rosie Lowdell and cellist Rebecca Welham present a virtuosic programme of music by Beethoven, Hofmann and themselves.

Mon 18 Sep

£8.50 includes refreshments / 01284 769505

  • 13:10

Our Day Out

Karen Simpson and David Whitney direct the heart-warming and moving musical about a group of Liverpool teenager's school trip to North Wales written by Willy Russell.

Thu 24 Aug

£8.50–£21.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Fri 25 Aug

£8.50–£21.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Sat 26 Aug

£8.50–£21.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 15:00
  • 19:30
…and 5 more dates until 2 Sep

The Prisoner Of Zenda

Suffolk Summer Theatres presents Mark Sterling's adaptation of Anthony Hope's celebrated swashbuckling adventure about the intrigues of Ruritanian royalty.

Wed 6 Sep

£8.50–£21.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Thu 7 Sep

£8.50–£21.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Fri 8 Sep

£8.50–£21.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Sat 9 Sep

£8.50–£21.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 15:00
  • 19:30

Private Lives

London Classic Theatre present Noel Coward's sparkling comedy full of razor-sharp wit and quick-fire dialogue in which a classic battle of the sexes takes place in the South of France.

Tue 12 Sep

£8.50–£21.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Wed 13 Sep

£8.50–£21.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 14:00
  • 19:30

Thu 14 Sep

£8.50–£21.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 16 Sep

Rob Rouse: Are You Sitting Comfortably?

The stand-up contemplates his adult life, which chiefly involves becoming a father and owning uncontrollable pets.

Fri 29 Sep

£8.50–£16.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 20:00

Scenes Of 2017

Theatre Royal Writers present their view of the year in a series of short plays in aid of the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds.

Tue 24 Oct

£10 / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Sister Act

X Factor winner Alexandra Burke plays sassy diva Deloris Van Cartier, who hides out in a convent after witnessing a crime and gets back into some righteous habits, in Alan Menken's feel good and funky musical. This production is directed and choreographed by Strictly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood.

Tue 31 Oct

£10–£20; £10–£22.50 (£10–£18; £10–£16 2.30pm; £10–£18) / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Wed 1 Nov

£10–£20; £10–£22.50 (£10–£18; £10–£16 2.30pm; £10–£18) / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Thu 2 Nov

£10–£20; £10–£22.50 (£10–£18; £10–£16 2.30pm; £10–£18) / 01284 769505

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 4 Nov

Stick Man

  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • Written by: Julia Donaldson (book), Axel Scheffler (book), Benji Bower (music)

Scamp Theatre use puppetry, live music and songs to present Julia Donaldson’s popular picture book about a stick man trying to get back to the family tree.

Thu 26 Oct

£10–£12.50 / 01284 769505

  • 14:00
  • 16:00

Fri 27 Oct

£10–£12.50 / 01284 769505

  • 11:00
  • 13:00

The Strange Case Of Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde

Blackeyed Theatre presents Nick Lane's adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic bogey tale.

Tue 26 Sep

£8.50–£21.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 19:30

Wed 27 Sep

£8.50–£21.50; £8.50–£10.50 under 21s / 01284 769505

  • 14:00
  • 19:30

Wuthering Heights

Emily Bronte's classic love story, set on the North Yorkshire Moors, is adapted into a musical version in this production.

Tue 29 Aug

Free / 01284 769505

  • 13:00

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