Gordon Craig Theatre

Gordon Craig Theatre
Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre, Lytton Way, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 1LZ
  • Telephone 01438 363200
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  • Website www.gordon-craig.co.uk
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Gordon Craig Theatre

Founded in 1975, the Gordon Craig Theatre hosts a variety of performing arts events, including one-night variety shows and longer runs of dramatic theatre, as well as opera, dance and classical concerts. The theatre also produces a yearly pantomine, which boasts big name actors and local talent.

The building also includes a restaurant (Pi Bistro), a coffee house and a foyer bar.

Gordon Craig Theatre is located one-minute from the railway and bus stations, and is nearby to several car parks, with accessible parking at the front of theatre.

Events at this venue

There are 24 events at this location

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The Andrews Dance Centre

An energetic performance with a circus theme. Featuring pupils from the age of three upwards and a variety of dance styles.

Back In Our Rock'n'Roll Days

Billie Davis and Alan Warner perform their rock'n'roll hits in this nostalgic show.

Thu 11 May

Buntingford School Of Dance: Dance Your Way To Oz

Talented youngsters present a diverse and dynamic range of dance styles from ballet, modern and tap to street and musical theatre.

Sat 1 Apr

The Chicago Blues Brothers

Celebrating the music of The Blues Brothers with a packed revue of blues and soul.

Thu 5 Oct

£24; £21.50 early bird / 01438 363200

Ed Byrne

Stand-up comedy from the Mock The Week regular.

Mon 9 Oct

£25 / 01438 363200

The ELO Experience

This tribute band recreates 'Mr Blue Sky' et al, probably with a more stable line-up than the real ELO.

Sat 29 Apr

£23 / 01438 363200

The Garth Brooks Story: Trevor Smith & Friends In Low Places

The Garth Brooks Story pays tribute to the biggest selling solo artist of the '90s and country music legend Garth Brooks! Trevor and his eight-piece band perform live all of Garth's greatest hits including Baton Rouge, The Dance, If Tomorrow Never Comes, Standing Outside The Fire, Thunder Rolls and many more as they take…

Get Ready

Take a trip back to 1960s Detroit with the brand-new, celebrated stage show featuring the music of the Temptations, Four Tops, Supremes, Jackson 5, Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye.

Fri 12 May

£21 / 01438 363200

Jimmy Carr: The Best of Tour

Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr. The 8 Out of 10 Cats presenter has gathered some of his very best jokes, along with some new material and headed out on a mammoth UK tour.

Sat 30 Sep

£27.50 / 01438 363200

Murder Mystery Evening

A fabulous evening as Murder Etc. presents an evening of murderous fun.

Fri 12 May

£35 / 01438 363200

Naked Truth

A controversial comedy from Johnny Tait, the author of Conscience and Factor 2025, exploring how reality TV keeps its audience distracted from reality. Not suitable for children.

Wed 3 May

£16 / 01438 363200

One Night of Queen

Tribute to Freddie Mercury et al, starring Gary Mullen – winner of ITV's Stars in Their Eyes – and his band the Works, bringing you all the Queen hits.

Sat 13 May

£22 / 01438 363200

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.

Tue 12 Sep

£18.50 / 01438 363200

Paul Zerdin

Zerdin, the ventriloquist winner of America's Got Talent 2015, presents his show featuring special 'guests' Sam, Baby and Alberta.

Tue 12 Sep

£18.50 / 01438 363200

The Railway Children

A new adaption of E Nesbit's story of a family who move to the countryside after their father is falsely imprisoned.

Mon 8 May

£14–£21.50 / 01438 363200

Tue 9 May

£14–£21.50 / 01438 363200

Wed 10 May

Rapunzel

Gordon Craig Theatre Productions present a musical based on the Brothers Grimm classic fairy tale. Featuring brand new toe-tapping songs this UK premiere is ideal for the whole family.

Thu 13 Apr

£20 ( £65) / 01438 363200

Fri 14 Apr

£20 ( £65) / 01438 363200

Sat 15 Apr

£20 ( £65) / 01438 363200

…and 2 more dates until 17 Apr

Russell Brand: Re:Birth

The controversial stand-up embarks on his latest tour, inspired by the birth of daughter.

Thu 29 Jun

£28.50 / 01438 363200

The Searchers

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…

Thu 4 May

£23 / 01438 363200

The Sound Of Murder

The Talking Scarlet production of William Fairchild's cat-and-mouse drama about a writer of children's stories whose wife and her lover, plot to murder him before his secretary spills-the-beans.

Tue 28 Mar

£16–£21.50; £17.50 (£14–£19.50; £14–£19.50) / 01438 363200

Wed 29 Mar

£16–£21.50; £17.50 (£14–£19.50; £14–£19.50) / 01438 363200

The Story Of Guitar Heroes

Tribute to guitar-playing legends.

Thu 30 Mar

£19.50 / 01438 363200

Talon: The Best of the Eagles

Eagles tribute band Talon once again perform their popular tribute to the beardy country rockers.

Fri 5 May

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.

Thu 8 Jun

£25.50 / 01438 363200

Fri 9 Jun

£25.50 / 01438 363200

Theatre Train

An assortment of past show songs and current day music delivered through dance, drama and singing.

Sat 6 May

£16 (£12) / 01438 363200

A Vision of Elvis

2008 European Elvis Tribute Artist Champion Rob Kingsley presents the total Elvis package, from custom-made costumes to that curl of the lip.

Fri 22 Sep

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