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.
Sat 13 May
Back In Our Rock'n'Roll Days
Billie Davis and Alan Warner perform their rock'n'roll hits in this nostalgic show.
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.
Stand-up comedy from the Mock The Week regular.
The ELO Experience
This tribute band recreates 'Mr Blue Sky' et al, probably with a more stable line-up than the real ELO.
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…
Tue 2 May
£21 / 01438 363200
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.
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.
Murder Mystery Evening
A fabulous evening as Murder Etc. presents an evening of murderous fun.
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.
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.
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.
Zerdin, the ventriloquist winner of America's Got Talent 2015, presents his show featuring special 'guests' Sam, Baby and Alberta.
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.
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.
Fri 14 Apr
Sat 15 Apr
Russell Brand: Re:Birth
The controversial stand-up embarks on his latest tour, inspired by the birth of daughter.
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…
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
The Story Of Guitar Heroes
Tribute to guitar-playing legends.
Talon: The Best of the Eagles
Eagles tribute band Talon once again perform their popular tribute to the beardy country rockers.
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.
An assortment of past show songs and current day music delivered through dance, drama and singing.