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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9 to 5

This show features Dolly Parton's original hit title song, 9 to 5 which won her an Oscar nomination and 4 Grammy Award nominations along with her new Tony and Grammy nominated score.

Tue 1 Nov

£10–£20 / 01284 769505

Wed 2 Nov

£10–£20 / 01284 769505

Thu 3 Nov

£10–£20 / 01284 769505

…and 2 more dates until 5 Nov

Albee Vector The Sound Collector

  • Written by: Sadie Spencer

Greenlight Theatre tell the tale of how Albee and Andromeda survived kings, curses and cruelty on their quest for beautiful sound in the world.

Thu 27 Oct

£10.50 / 01284 769505

Part of Family Arts Festival.

An Audience with Lesley Garrett

An evening of song, reminiscences and chat with the British soprano. Garrett discusses her time on stage in musicals and performing with the English and Welsh National Operas, as well as her TV appearances on shows such as Strictly Come Dancing.

Wed 9 Nov

01284 769505

Be My Baby By Amanda Whittington

A poignant comedy about friendship and the naivety of the 1960s, set to a soundtrack of pop hits from the decade. Starring Coronation Street's Brooke Vincent and Ruth Madoc from Hi-de-Hi!.

Sat 22 Oct

Beauty And The Beast

A traditional family pantomime written by Chris Hannon and directed by Karen Simpson.

Fri 2 Dec

£8.30–£26.50 / 01284 769505

Sat 3 Dec

£8.30–£26.50 / 01284 769505

Tue 6 Dec

£8.30–£26.50 / 01284 769505

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The Collector

The Collector by Henry Naylor 2003. Mazrat Prison, Iraq. Previously one of Saddam's most notorious torture houses, where more than 10,000 people died, it is now under Allied command. Nassir works here, translating for the American interrogators. He's local, pro-Western, determined to bring liberal values to his country…

Tue 15 Nov

£8.50–£16.50 / 01284 769505

Five Star Swing: Swinging Into Christmas

The covers ensemble perform a selection of festive favourites with the dynamic Big band treatment, featuring vocalist Simone from the Ivy Benson Orchestra and composer and arranger Chris Smith Jr.

Sat 19 Nov

£8.50–£21.50 / 01284 769505

Forever In Blue Jeans

High energy, hit songs and hot dance in one show as the cast of eight singers take the audience on a musical journey starting in the 50s and ending in the present, passing the likes of Brenda Lee, The Carpenters and Abba on the way.

Fri 18 Nov

£12.50–£21.50 / 01284 769505


Shakespeare's bloody revenge piece to life in this vibrant retelling of the Bard's Denmark-based tragedy.

Mon 7 Nov

£6.50 / 01284 769505

Julian Clary: The Joy of Mincing

Innuendo galore and a dash of the fabulous that made him famous, from Julian Clary.

Sat 29 Oct

£12.50–£25 / 01284 769505

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King Arthur

Michael Morpurgo’s King Arthur is an epic tale of deep magic, heroism, love and betrayal. When a small boy becomes stranded at sea, he is rescued by a mysterious old man who claims to be King Arthur Pendragon. When the old man starts to tell his stories, the boy and the audience are transported back to the days of…

Thu 27 Oct

£14.50 - £8.50 / 01284 769505

Part of Family Arts Festival.

Fri 28 Oct

£14.50 - £8.50 / 01284 769505

Part of Family Arts Festival.

Sat 29 Oct

£14.50 - £8.50 / 01284 769505

Part of Family Arts Festival.

Mon 7 Nov

£8.50 / 01284 769505

A recital by John Gough, Senior Piano Tutor at the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester and a much sought-after private teacher.

Marty Macdonald's Toy Machine

 Interactive and song-filled adventure for families, in particular ages 2–7.

Sun 23 Oct

£8.50–£12.50 / 01284 769505

Part of Family Arts Festival.

Michael Morpurgo's King Arthur

An epic tale of magic, heroism, love and betrayal adapted from the novel Arthur: High King of Britain, by Michael Morpurgo, the author of War Horse and Private Peaceful. A drowning boy is rescued by a mysterious figure who claims to be Arthur Pendragon. As the old man tells his stories, he is transported back to the heady…

Fri 28 Oct

£8.50–£14.50 / 01284 769505

Sat 29 Oct

The Mulberry Bush

Based on Alfred Schniltzer's play La Ronde, The Mulberry Bush shows a series of encounters between pairs of characters from different levels of society. All are looking for love or friendship in scenes which are by turns comic, tragic and sometimes violent.

Tue 25 Oct

£10 / 01284 769505

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Night Light

Somewhere in England two teenage asylum seekers, fearing deportation, hide out in an abandoned factory. As the cold night unfolds, they imagine their future and tell each other about their past. In the midst of sharing food and stories, they hear someone else arrive. Terrified, they creep towards the door where they find…

Mon 24 Oct

£8.50–£16.50 / 01284 769505

A Princess Undone

New play based on HRH Princess Margaret.

Wed 26 Oct

£8.50–£16.50 / 01284 769505

Richard Herring: The Best

A 'best of' compilation from the comedian as he picks the best jokes from his last 12 shows.

Sun 19 Feb 2017

Phone for prices / 01284 769505

Romeo and Juliet

  • Directed by: Christopher Moore

Artistic director Christopher Moore's passionate and innovative recreation of the world's greatest love story. Presented by Ballet Theatre UK.

Mon 21 Nov

£8.50–£26 / 01284 769505

Tue 22 Nov

£8.50–£26 / 01284 769505

Wed 23 Nov

£8.50–£26 / 01284 769505

Round The Horne - 50th Anniversary Tour

From 1965 to 1968 there wasn't a bigger radio programme in Britain than this ground-breaking show. Apollo Theatre Company has revived the original scripts by Barry Took and Marty Feldman.

Thu 10 Nov

£8.50–£21.50 / 01284 769505

Fri 11 Nov

£8.50–£21.50 / 01284 769505

Russell Howard

Comedian Russell Howard tries out brand new material.

Tue 8 Nov

Phone for prices/availability / 01284 769505

Sally Morgan

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.

Mon 22 May 2017

£25 / 01284 769505

Seussical Jr

  • Directed by: Victoria Rollo

A family musical based on the stories of Dr Seuss. The story centres around Horton the Elephant, who finds himself faced with a double challenge - not only must he protect his tiny friend Jojo (and all the invisible Whos) from a world of nay-sayers and dangers, but he must guard an abandoned egg, left to his care by the…

Sun 6 Nov

£10–£16 / 01284 769505

Wisdom Of A Fool

  • Directed by: Kenny Clayton
  • Written by: Jack Lane and Martyn Bell

In this emotional rollercoaster one-man play Jack takes you behind Norman Wisdom's well-known character to reveal a tough and lonely childhood. After joining the Army he discovers a passion for comedy and begins to perfect an act that would go on to shape his unique style. The world of post-war Music Hall and…

Wed 16 Nov

£8.50–£16.50 / 01284 769505

Thu 17 Nov

£8.50–£16.50 / 01284 769505

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