Oswaldtwistle Civic Arts Centre

Oswaldtwistle Civic Arts Centre
155 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, BB5 3HZ
  • Telephone 01254 398319
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  • Website www.i72139.wix.com/civicartscentre
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Community arts centre hosting touring bands, comedians and more, plus an impressive array of weekly classes and workshops alongside local theatre and arts projects.

Catch the number 6 bus from Accrington or the number 7 from Blackburn.

Events at this venue

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The Abominable Snowman - Relaxed Performance

Meet the Abominable Snowman in this very silly, very snowy adventure into the mountains. The Abominable Snowmanis big and hairy and scary…or is he? With footsteps so big you canfall into them no wonder everyone’s afraid of him. But things are not always asthey seem and Snowball isn’t really very scary at all.

Sat 24 Feb 2018

£8–£10 / 01254 398319

Thu 18 Jan 2018

£7 / 01254 398319

Fri 19 Jan 2018

£7 / 01254 398319

Sat 20 Jan 2018

£7 / 01254 398319

Chris Cleverley

Award winning Songwriter and guitarist Chris Cleverley is renowned for his ability to draw audiences to the edge of their seats with hauntingly delivered tales of ghost women, lonesome clock towers, lovelorn mariners and hospital beds. Chris has crafted a reputation as a songwriter of singular ability with…

Thu 15 Nov 2018

£7–£8 / 01254 398319

Christmas Crackers

Another comedy sketch show brought to you by the team that did Let’s Do It and Laughing Matters. All proceeds to the Civic We are asking the audience to bring tinned food or selection boxes that can be donated to the foodbank for Christmas.

Sat 25 Nov

£6 / 01254 398319

Christmas Variety Show

Join us for our annual variety show and watch performances from all of the groups that call the Civic their home.

Wed 20 Dec

£3 / 01254 398319

Fri 20 Jul 2018

£17.50–£19.50 / 01254 398319

The Grinch - The Panto

Christmas celebrations are underway in Whoville, but cynic Nora Good fails to see the point of it all despite the efforts of her niece Annie. But overshadowing the celebrations is the fear of the return of the Grinch!

Fri 12 Jan 2018

£5–£7 / 01254 398319

Sat 13 Jan 2018

£5–£7 / 01254 398319

Halloween Party And Storytime

Join the ghosts and skeletons as they uncover the secrets of Halloween. Includes one hour party, biscuits and juice for all the young people followed by a 45 minute performance. Also includes fancy dress competitions and games. price 6.50 per child and 3.50 for adults which includes a free tea or coffee. Every child…

Tue 31 Oct

£3.50–£6.50 / 01254 398319

It's A Wonderful Life

The Civic Arts Centre & Theatre proudly presents the classic 1946 film adapted for stage. An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.

Fri 15 Dec

£8.50–£10 / 01254 398319

Sat 16 Dec

£8.50–£10 / 01254 398319

Jimmy Cricket

Jimmy Cricket is back at the Civic with his great value comedy show. Suitable for the family.

Sat 27 Jan 2018

£5–£10 / 01254 398319

The Jungle Book

Proudly presented by Immersion Theatre Company - the wonderful team behind Alice in Wonderland, Robin Hood and The Wizard of Oz. Filled with catchy music, a laugh-out-loud script, audience interaction, and the chance to meet the characters after the show, you are invited to join Mowgli and his friends Baloo the bear…

Sat 3 Mar 2018

£8–£10 / 01254 398319

Manford's Comedy Club

Jason Manford's comedy clubs, which can be found all across the country, were devised by the stand-up himself after realising that, for some reason, comedy was further down on the 'to do' list for a night out then ten-pin bowling. Aimed at showcasing truly good comedian who are working the circuit, it's all about…

Sat 11 Nov

£12.50 / 01254 398319

Sun 12 Nov

£13.75 / 01254 398319

Sun 10 Dec

£13.75 / 01254 398319

Murder Mystery Supper

Our popular Murder Mystery Supper evening.

Fri 9 Feb 2018

£8.50–£9.50 / 01254 398319

Musical Reactions

Award-winning theatre company, ReAct Academy of Theatre Arts proudly presents Musical ReActions - a concert of West End and Broadway Musicals.

Thu 23 Nov

£6–£8 / 01254 398319

Fri 24 Nov

£6–£8 / 01254 398319

Sat 25 Nov

£6–£8 / 01254 398319

Fri 27 Oct

£5–£7 / 01254 398319

Sat 28 Oct

£5–£7 / 01254 398319

Oswaldtwistle Players Present: When We Are Married

A group of three very respectable couples, old friends and all married on the same day in the same Chapel, gather at the Helliwells’ home to celebrate their joint silver wedding anniversary. They are shocked to the core by a disclosure from the chapel organist that none of them had ever been legally married! The three…

Wed 18 Oct

£7.50 / 01254 398319

Thu 19 Oct

£8.50–£9 / 01254 398319

Fri 20 Oct

£8.50–£9 / 01254 398319

Sat 21 Oct

£8.50–£9 / 01254 398319

Room On The Broom Children's Party

Join us for 2 hours of fun! Play games, join in with arts and crafts then after a short interval watch the story come to life! Based on the story Room on the Broom.

Sat 21 Oct

£3–£7.50 / 01254 398319

Sold out / 01254 398319

Sat 21 Oct

Sold out / 01254 398319

Sally Barker & Vicki Genfan Live

Two very special artists bring their music and talents together for their Autumn tour. Sally Barker (The Voice UK Finalist) and Vicki Genfan (Guitar Superstar Winner) join forces for the first time in Lancashire.

Fri 10 Nov

£12.50 / 01254 398319

The Swing Commanders

The Swing Commanders are a stunningly vibrant and versatile group that performs an exciting mix of 1940s classics, boogie-woogie, western swing, 50’s jump jazz and more! Every member of the Swing Commanders sings and plays at least one instrument, sometimes three, Yet what makes them stand out even above their…

Sat 2 Jun 2018

£10–£12 / 01254 398319

Through The Decades With Roy Orbison & Buddy Holly

Darren Paige teams up with Marc Robinson who both have careers dedicated to both Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly, performing all over Great Britain and around the world have come together to bring you a two hour uplifting show, that will entertain you with all the hits, and few earlier ones too!

Fri 11 May 2018

£16 / 01254 398319

Tom Doughty

Tom Doughty has been described by some of the biggest names in the industry as one of the world's finest acoustic lap slide players. With four critically acclaimed CDs to his credit, there are no shortages of amazing comments about his new album ‘Can’t Teach An Old Dog’. Once again his ability to seamlessly blend pop…

Fri 20 Apr 2018

£8–£10 / 01254 398319

When We Are Married

A famous much-loved comedy by J. B. Priestley, directed by Michael Flanagan. Prepare for a night of fun and laughter as a group of three very respectable Edwardian couples, all friends since the day they married on the same day in the same chapel, gather together to celebrate their joint Silver Wedding Anniversary. They…

Wed 18 Oct

£7.50 / 01254 398319

Thu 19 Oct

£8.50–£9 / 01254 398319

Fri 20 Oct

£8.50–£9 / 01254 398319

Sat 21 Oct

£8.50–£9 / 01254 398319

The Wizard Of Oz

From the team behind last year's pantomime Robin Hood and April's Alice in Wonderland. You are invited to click your heels, journey over the rainbow and ease on down the yellow brick road as Immersion Theatre proudly present The Wizard of Oz, a magical pantomime guaranteed to have you in stitches from beginning to…

Fri 1 Dec

£8–£12 / 01254 398319

Sat 2 Dec

£8–£12 / 01254 398319

Sun 3 Dec

£8–£12 / 01254 398319

…and 2 more dates until 9 Dec

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