Derby Theatre

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk, Eagle Centre, Derby, DE1 2NF
  • Telephone 01332 593939
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  • Website www.derbytheatre.co.uk

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Once Derby Playhouse, now Derby Theatre, the venue is dedicated to bringing exciting and creative new work to the fore. Over the years, the Directors have striven take risks with their productions, as well as providing under- and postgraduate courses, thanks to a partnership with the University of Derby.

Slap in the heart of the own, Derby Theatre is opposite the Eagle Market and is accessible throught the intu Derby shopping centre. Parking can be found in the shopping centre as well, and you can book car parking at the same time as booking show tickets. The train station is just ten minutes away and the bus station, where most buses stop, is five minutes from the venue.

Event times

There are 14 events at this location

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All The World’s A Stage: Tiptoe School Of Performing Arts

The talented students present a showcase of theatrical genres including Greek tragedy and musical theatre and a selection of dance styles.

Sat 28 Jan

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01332 593939

Sun 29 Jan

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01332 593939

Cats!: Creatio Arts

  • Directed by: Gillian Lynne
  • Written by: Andrew Lloyd Webber (music)

The company presents its take on Andrew Lloyd Webber's long-running musical, based on TS Eliot's Old Possum's Book Of Practical Cats, is set on the night of the Jellicle Ball when feline tribes gather to honour a new soul.

Wed 25 Jan

£14 from / 01332 593939

Thu 26 Jan

£14 from / 01332 593939

Fri 27 Jan

£14 from / 01332 593939

Debris

Louise White presents a performance project exploring lingering daily vices after recovering from depression.

Fri 3 Feb

The Studio

£10 (£8) / 01332 593939

Educating Rita

  • Directed by: Mark Babych
  • Written by: Willy Russell

Willy Russell's multi-award-winning comedy about the Liverpudlian hairdresser with a thirst for knowledge who embarks on an Open University degree. Directed by Elizabeth Newman.

Fri 17 Feb

£15–£26.50 / 01332 593939

Sat 18 Feb

£15–£26.50 / 01332 593939

Mon 20 Feb

£15–£26.50 / 01332 593939

…and 17 more dates until 11 Mar back to top

I Used to Hear Footsteps

Jack Britton imparts his experiences of sharing his childhood home in Nottingham with a ghost featuring audio recordings of interviews with witnesses and an over-head projector.

Fri 27 Jan

The Studio

£10 (£8) / 01332 593939

Invincible

  • Directed by: Christopher Harper
  • Written by: Torben Betts

Nothing is more English than a 'comedy of manners'. Torben Betts's painfully hilarious tale of what happens when North and South collide is very much in the tradition of Alan Ayckbourn or Mike Leigh. Expect a disastrous evening of olives, anchovies, Karl Marx and abstract art in Original Theatre's hugely entertaining…

Tue 31 Jan

£16.50–£26.50 / 01332 593939

Wed 1 Feb

£16.50–£26.50 / 01332 593939

Thu 2 Feb

£16.50–£26.50 / 01332 593939

…and 2 more dates until 4 Feb

Jasper Carrott & Alistair McGowan

Impressions and satire as the two stand-ups join forces.

Thu 9 Feb

Phone for availability / 01332 593939

Fri 10 Feb

Phone for availability / 01332 593939

Sat 11 Feb

Phone for availability / 01332 593939

Letters to Windsor House

  • 4 stars

Louise Mothersole and Rebecca Biscuit return with their new play on, or about, or circling, the housing crisis.

Sat 22 Apr

£10 (£8) / 01332 593939

The Misfit Analysis

Access All Areas presents a captivating exploration of an autistic mind through multi-media, video projection and performance poetry.

Sat 18 Feb

The Studio

£10 (£8) / 01332 593939

Molly's Marvellous Moustache

A new theatrical adaptation of the original storybook, written by Andrea Heaton and illustrated by Talya Baldwin about the adventures a girl with a toy moustache.

Sun 26 Feb

Monstersaurus!

Another show from the creators of Aliens Love Underpants following young inventor Monty as he creates a whole world of wacky inventions and incredible monsters.

Mon 13 Feb

£12.50 (£8.50) / 01332 593939

Tue 14 Feb

£12.50 (£8.50) / 01332 593939

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.

Fri 20 Jan

Ruby Wax: Frazzled

Ruby Wax discusses her new book, Frazzled, which is a guide to mindfulness.

Sun 7 May

£21 / 01332 593939

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