Chesil Theatre

Chesil Theatre
Chesil Theatre
Chesil Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 0HU
  • Telephone 01962 867086
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  • Website www.chesiltheatre.org.uk
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The Chesil Theatre (Winchester Dramatic Society) presents six main productions a year, ranging from comedy to classics and also puts on regular rehearsed readings, host occasional visiting companies and runs a regular play writing competition, 10x10.

The theatre has been home to performances for over 150 years.

Open since 1966, the Chesil Theatre occupies a former 12th-century church.

The medieval building provides an intimate 75-seat studio-style theatre and versatile performance space and with around 250 members.

Events at this venue

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Austen The Musical

"Vivid imagination was your creative art. Were you truly in love? Or just romantic heart?" Award-winning playwright and BBC Radio 2 Golden Oldie Nominee, Rob Winlow is delighted to present the full version of his new musical adaptation of the life of Jane Austen. Austen the Musical explores Jane's struggle to have her…

Wed 28 Mar

£13 / 01962 867086

Thu 29 Mar

£13 / 01962 867086

Folk At The Chesil

The Itchen Folk Band are a Compton Shawford based group whose dynamic programmes are made up with a variety of traditional songs from the British Isles and the US, together with contemporary material. The emphasis is on audience participation in the choruses (with words provided where necessary!) and their sets are always…

Fri 1 Jun

£10 / 01962 867086

Lilies On The Land

Based on letters and interviews with original Land Girls, this is a revealing, funny and moving portrait of some of Britain's pluckiest unsung heroes.

Sat 19 May

£10–£11 / 01962 867086

Mon 21 May

£10–£13 / 01962 867086

Tue 22 May

£10–£13 / 01962 867086

…and 4 more dates until 26 May

Lilies On The Land

Based on letters and interviews with original Land Girls, this is a revealing, funny and moving portrait of some of Britain's pluckiest unsung heroes.

Sat 26 May

£10–£11 / 01962 867086

The Venetian Twins

18th Century farce by the master of Italian Comedy, Carlo Goldoni, with echoes of The Comedy of Errors. Twins are mistaken for each other with resulting chaos, duels, betrayals, arrests, a casket of stolen jewels and a bitter-sweet twist at the end.

Sat 17 Mar

Sold out / 01962 867086

Mon 19 Mar

£10–£13 / 01962 867086

Tue 20 Mar

Sold out / 01962 867086

…and 4 more dates until 24 Mar

The Venetian Twins

18th Century farce by the master of Italian Comedy, Carlo Goldoni, with echoes of The Comedy of Errors. Twins are mistaken for each other with resulting chaos, duels, betrayals, arrests, a casket of stolen jewels and a bitter-sweet twist at the end.

Sat 24 Mar

£10–£11 / 01962 867086

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