Hull Truck Theatre

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Hull Truck Theatre
50 Ferensway, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU2 8LB
  • Telephone 01482 323638
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  • Website www.hulltruck.co.uk
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Covid-19 precautions

We're continuing to take your safety very seriously and various Covid 19 safety measures, which have been designed to help you feel safe, secure and comfortable when visiting the theatre, will remain in place during the season.

Our safety measures include enhanced cleaning procedures, increased air ventilation, providing hand sanitation stations, and offering some socially distanced performances.

In line with the updated Government guidance, audiences are required to wear a face covering throughout your visit to the theatre, unless exempt. We're working hard to ensure your visit is safe, welcoming and enjoyable - please play your part and if possible complete a lateral flow test before attending.

You can find more information at www.hulltruck.co.uk/your-visit/covid-19-keeping-our-audience-safe
Last updated: 11 December 2021

Hull Truck Theatre

If you like theatre, you'll like Hull Truck. This venue supports theatrical works of all kinds, be they small, intimate performances or larger productions, and has a reputation in the local area for its high-quality programming.

As the venue's own website states, 'through an extensive community engagement programme and commitment to growing the next generation of exceptional talent, Hull Truck uses its unique resources to bring local people, artists and audiences closer together.'

  • Provides: Free wi-fi

Events at this venue

There are 29 events at this location

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71 Coltman Street

‘I want theatre to be sweaty, exciting, unpredictable…’ Mike Bradwell is on a mission to revolutionise British theatre. He’s sick of fancy plays by dead blokes and wants to tell stories about real people, living real lives. And it doesn’t get more real than Hull. In a freezing cold house on Coltman Street, a motley crew…

Thu 17 Feb

£10–£28.50 Concessions available / 01482 323 638

£8.50–£27 (£8.50–£24; Children £15.50–£24) / 01482 323 638

Fri 18 Feb

£10–£28.50 Concessions available / 01482 323 638

£8.50–£27 (£8.50–£24; Children £15.50–£24) / 01482 323 638

Sat 19 Feb

£10–£28.50 Concessions available / 01482 323 638

£8.50–£27 (£8.50–£24; Children £15.50–£24) / 01482 323 638

£10–£28.50 Concessions available / 01482 323 638

…and 14 more dates until 12 Mar

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Enter an enchanted forest near Athens for a night of magic and mayhem as Shakespeare’s romantic comedy masterpiece is performed by members of the local community. An argument between Oberon and Titania, King and Queen of the Fairies, has filled the forest with mischief. At the same time, four young lovers face a tangle of…

Sat 2 Jul

£10–£21 / 01482 323 638

£10–£21 / 01482 323 638

Mon 4 Jul

£10–£21 / 01482 323 638

Tue 5 Jul

£10–£21 / 01482 323 638

…and 4 more dates until 9 Jul

The Ballad of Mulan

Woman, warrior, legend. For ten years Mulan, disguised as a man, has fought for the Chinese Empire. Now the fighting is coming to an end, one last battle and she will be going home - but can she return to her old life, become a woman again. A search for identity in a violent world. Commissioned by and performed by West…

Fri 4 Feb

Studio

£12.50 (£10.50; Children £10.50) / 01482 323638

The Billy Joel Albums Show

Elio Pace’s Billy Joel Albums Show featuring David Brown The Albums Show is back… for a third time! Two more classic Billy Joel albums performed in their entirety… in one sensational show. Following the incredible success of the previous two Albums Show tours, the award winning Elio Pace and his amazing band return in…

Sun 13 Mar

£29–£31 / 01482 323638

The Bob Dylan Story

The Bob Dylan Story is the new stunning and definitive tribute to a songwriting genius who spoke for a whole generation. Enhanced by a top backing band, the show lovingly and authentically recreates the many songs that made Dylan the living legend he is today, the way we all remember hearing them. The heady idealism of…

Fri 6 May

£19.50–£21.50 / 01482 323638

Bye Bye Blues Band - The Farewell Tour

Back in the late 70s when Disco had superseded Blues and R&B, a quintet of skilled and successful blues musicians, Paul Jones, Tom McGuinness, Hughie Flint, (replaced by Rob Townsend) Dave Kelly and Gary Fletcher were determined to keep the Chicago and Mississippi sound alive and kicking. No strangers to chart…

Wed 2 Feb

£35 / 01482 323638

A Christmas Carol

On a cold Christmas Eve, four spirits conspire to show Ebenezer Scrooge the error of his ways. His old business partner, Jacob Marley has returned from the dead to offer him a second chance, if he can change his mean and miserly behaviour. Nowhere are the effects of poverty more keenly felt than in the Cratchit family…

Fri 25 Nov

£10–£29.50 concessions available / 01482 323 638

Sat 26 Nov

£10–£29.50 concessions available / 01482 323 638

£10–£29.50 concessions available / 01482 323 638

Tue 29 Nov

£10–£29.50 concessions available / 01482 323 638

…and 182 more dates until 29 Dec 2023

Far Gone

One-man performance about a boy whose village is attacked by the Lord's Resistance Army, forcing him to become a child soldier.

Thu 14 Apr

Studio

£12 / 01482 323638

Fri 15 Apr

Studio

£12 / 01482 323638

Sat 16 Apr

Studio

£12 / 01482 323638

Flo & Joan

  • 4 stars

Musical comedy from sisters Flo and Joan.

Sat 7 May

£17.92 / 01482 323638

Grease (***tickets Only Available From Hull Truck Theatre Box Office***)

TO BOOK FOR GREASE PLEASE CLICKHEREThe worlds best-loved musical is coming to Hull Truck Theatre!Grittier and more glamorous than ever before, this vibrant production is brought to you by Hulls Northern Academy of Performing Arts.After a whirlwind summer romance, leather-clad greaser Danny and girl-next-door Sandy are…

Wed 13 Apr

£13.50–£15.50 (£13.50) / 01482 323638

Thu 14 Apr

£13.50–£15.50 (£13.50) / 01482 323638

Fri 15 Apr

£13.50–£15.50 (£13.50) / 01482 323638

Sat 16 Apr

£13.50–£15.50 (£13.50) / 01482 323638

Here's What She Said To Me

Written by Oladipo Agboluaje Conceived and directed by Mojisola Elufowoju Meet Agbeke, Omotola and Aramide, the three generations of proud African women connecting with each other across two continents, across time and space. Together they share their struggles, their joys, tragedies and broken dreams in order to find…

Thu 24 Feb

£11.50–£13.50 / 01482 323638

Fri 25 Feb

£11.50–£13.50 / 01482 323638

Ian Ashpitel & Jonty Stephens as Eric & Ern

Ian Ashpitel and Jonty Stephens perform some of Morecambe and Wise's classic routines.

Thu 17 Mar

£24 / 01482 323638

Ian Waite & Vincent Simone… Act Two

More glamorous dance feats by the Ballroom Boys and stars of Strictly Come Dancing.

Wed 20 Apr

£16–£56.50 (£16–£30.50) / 01482 323638

The Invisible Man

If you had the power of invisibility what would you do? Would you use it for good or for personal gain? Griffin is a frustrated young man from the North East, with a troubled past and violent thoughts inside his head. He claims he has discovered the power of invisibility. But Griffin’s ‘powers’ have led to him being…

Thu 17 Mar

£11.50–£13.50 / 01482 323638

Fri 18 Mar

£11.50–£13.50 / 01482 323638

Jack, Mum and the Beanstalk

Jack can’t wait to spend Christmas with his super-fun, lego-building, song-singing, chocolate-sharing, Superhero Mum. But then they get a call, Nan is joining them for Christmas. Suddenly everything becomes about tidying bedrooms, clearing up toys and having no fun at all. When Jack discovers a beanstalk has sprouted in…

Wed 7 Dec

£12 concessions £2 off / 01482 323 638

Studio

£11 (£9; Children £9) / 01482 323 638

Thu 8 Dec

Studio

£11 (£9; Children £9) / 01482 323 638

£12 concessions £2 off / 01482 323 638

£12 concessions £2 off / 01482 323 638

Fri 9 Dec

Studio

£11 (£9; Children £9) / 01482 323 638

£12 concessions £2 off / 01482 323 638

£12 concessions £2 off / 01482 323 638

…and 12 more dates until 24 Dec

Jane Hair: The Brontes Restyled

Haworth's Hair & Beauty is open for business! Stylists Anne, Emily & Charlotte Bronte are back taking bookings for an evening of sibling rivalry and literary debate in Bradford's most creative beauty salon where the sisters cut, colour and style whilst sharing their hopes and dreams. Action unfolds over one…

Fri 11 Mar

Studio

£12.50 (£10.50; Children £10.50) / 01482 323638

Sat 12 Mar

Studio

£12.50 (£10.50; Children £10.50) / 01482 323638

Kiri Pritchard-McLean: Empathy Pains

The multi-award winning comedian takes aim at her latest bête noire: empathy.

Wed 16 Mar

Studio

£14 (£12) / 01482 323638

Kiri Pritchard-McLean - Home Truths

Kiri Pritchard-McLean (Have I Got News For You?, Live at the Apollo, Would I Lie to You?) is back with a brand new tour. It’s been a big few years for most of us and Kiri is no different. She’s moved back to her home island of Anglesey, struggled with lockdown and got herself some rescue chickens. You can expect jokes…

Wed 16 Mar

£13–£50 / 01482 323638

Ladies Unleashed

The Ladies are back! Pearl, Jan, Shelley and Linda arrive for a long-awaited get-together on the Holy Island of Lindisfarne. It’s years since the gang were together and the time is finally right. It’s a joyful reunion but cut off from the mainland, tensions start to rise with the tide. The island itself is just as…

Thu 29 Sep

£10–£28.50 Concessions available / 01482 323 638

Fri 30 Sep

£10–£28.50 Concessions available / 01482 323 638

Sat 1 Oct

£10–£28.50 Concessions available / 01482 323 638

£10–£28.50 Concessions available / 01482 323 638

…and 14 more dates until 22 Oct

Meal One

A boy sleeps in his bed. The house around him creaks. An owl hoots. Clouds drift across the brightening sky. Quietly, softly, we explore the house and garden as the sun begins to rise. Music begins to shape the day and the boy begins to stir. He suddenly sits up all surprised and calls out: “Who put a plum in my mouth?…

Sat 5 Feb

£12.50 (£10.50; Children £10.50) / 01482323638

Morgan & West's Unbelieveable Science

Morgan & West present captivating chemistry, phenomenal physics, and bonkers biology in this fun for all the family science extravaganza! Expect explosive thrills, chemical spills and a risk assessment that gives their stage manager chills, all backed up by the daring duo’s trademark wit, charm and detailed knowledge…

Fri 22 Apr

£12.50 (£10.50; Children £10.50) / 01482 323638

Mumsy

Sophie is going to be a third generation single Mum and she’s terrified. How will she afford to feed them both? Can she hold on to her job? What if she’s a crap Mum? Surely she can count on her own Mum and Nan to help… Wrong! Rachel’s got used to having a life of her own and doesn’t fancy giving up pole class and Tinder…

Thu 2 Mar 2023

£10–£28.50 concessions available / 01482 323 638

Fri 3 Mar 2023

£10–£28.50 concessions available / 01482 323 638

Sat 4 Mar 2023

£10–£28.50 concessions available / 01482 323 638

£10–£28.50 concessions available / 01482 323 638

…and 14 more dates until 25 Mar 2023

The Noise Next Door - In Charge

The quickest wits in comedy are charging into their sixth national tour with a spectacular new show that will trample your expectations. The charismatic quartet have always astonished with their ability to spin audience suggestions into comedy gold, but for this show they’re putting you, the audience, in charge in…

Sat 19 Feb

£11.50–£13.50 / 01482 323638

Oh! What a Night

Oh What a Night! takes you back in time on a musical journey through the incredible career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, now immortalised in the multi-award winning show Jersey Boys, which has been packing theatres worldwide since its debut in 2005. Valli’s unmistakable voice dominated the airwaves for more…

Sat 22 Jan

£12 / 01482 323638

Rent

Set in the East Village of New York City, the iconic musical Rent is about falling in love, finding your voice and living for today. It has become a pop cultural phenomenon with songs that rock and a story that resonates with audiences of all ages. Jonathan Larson's Rent follows a year in the life of a group of…

Wed 30 Mar

£12 / 01482 323638

Thu 31 Mar

£12 / 01482 323638

Fri 1 Apr

£12 / 01482 323638

Sat 2 Apr

£12 / 01482 323638

Rich Halls Hoedown Deluxe

Rich Halls comedy/music locomotive keeps on rollin. Ever-evolving, ever-changing, Rich's combination of keen acerbic stand-up combined with spit and sawdust alt-country lyricism is a win-win (GUARDIAN), as sold out crowds across the UK have attested. Fans keep returning because this show goes where other comedians…

Sat 23 Apr

£17 / 01482 323638

Simon Brodkin: Troublemaker

The comic and creator of the hugely popular Lee Nelson is back on stage a new stand-up show.

Fri 18 Mar

£17.92 / 01482 323638

Teechers Leavers '22

As part of Hull Truck Theatre’s 50th anniversary celebrations, John Godber reimagines his iconic play for the leavers of 2022. Salty, Gail and Hobby are departing Whitewall College for uncertain futures in uncertain times. Burn out, pregnancies, stress, affairs, depression; no-one is exempt, from the students, and…

Thu 19 May

£10–£28.50 Concessions available / 01482 323 638

Fri 20 May

£10–£28.50 Concessions available / 01482 323 638

Sat 21 May

£10–£28.50 Concessions available / 01482 323 638

£10–£28.50 Concessions available / 01482 323 638

…and 14 more dates until 11 Jun

You Heard Me

An ARC Stockton Production co-commissioned by The Albany, Battersea Arts Centre, Cambridge Junction, Theatre in the Mill and Northern Stage. Are you listening? You Heard Me is a true story. It begins with an ambush. It ends with you. You Heard Me is a celebration of a single moment of noise that freed Luca from an attack.

Wed 2 Mar

Studio

£12 / 01482 323638

Thu 3 Mar

Studio

£12 / 01482 323638