Old Times by Harold Pinter
May
1
to May 4

Old Times by Harold Pinter

Presented by Playing Up Theatre Company

Wednesday 1st - Saturday 4th May at 7.30pm

In a seaside farmhouse three people, Deeley, a film-maker, his wife Kate and her former flatmate Anna, engage in a classic Pinteresque duel of memory.

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13
May
21
to May 23

13

Presented by Bath Spa Theatre Society

Tuesday 21st - Thursday 23rd April at 7.30pm

13 is a character-driven political play revolving around the lives of 12 unique people who simultaneously wake from a dystopian, apocalyptic dream.

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AUTOLYCUS!
May
25
3:00 PM15:00

AUTOLYCUS!

Presented by Derekk Ross

Saturday 25th May at 3pm

Irreverent comedy about a Shakespearean character attempting to escape from a play. Clownish trickster Autolycus tries to flog you some useless tat and tell you a tale or two...

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AUTOLYCUS!
May
25
4:30 PM16:30

AUTOLYCUS!

Presented by Derekk Ross

Saturday 25th May at 4.30pm

Irreverent comedy about a Shakespearean character attempting to escape from a play. Clownish trickster Autolycus tries to flog you some useless tat and tell you a tale or two...

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Wrath of Achilles
May
25
8:00 PM20:00

Wrath of Achilles

Presented by Bedivere Arts Company

Saturday 25th May at 8pm

As the Trojan War rages, three desperate lives are woven together by fate. This new adaptation of Homer’s Iliad - complete with an original score - explores ideas of masculinity and gender.

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Wrath of Achilles
May
26
8:00 PM20:00

Wrath of Achilles

Presented by Bedivere Arts Company

Sunday 26th May at 8pm

As the Trojan War rages, three desperate lives are woven together by fate. This new adaptation of Homer’s Iliad - complete with an original score - explores ideas of masculinity and gender.

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AUTOLYCUS!
May
27
6:00 PM18:00

AUTOLYCUS!

Presented by Derekk Ross

Monday 27th May at 6pm

Irreverent comedy about a Shakespearean character attempting to escape from a play. Clownish trickster Autolycus tries to flog you some useless tat and tell you a tale or two...

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Wrath of Achilles
May
27
8:00 PM20:00

Wrath of Achilles

Presented by Bedivere Arts Company

Monday 27th May at 8pm

As the Trojan War rages, three desperate lives are woven together by fate. This new adaptation of Homer’s Iliad - complete with an original score - explores ideas of masculinity and gender.

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Wrath of Achilles
May
28
8:00 PM20:00

Wrath of Achilles

Presented by Bedivere Arts Company

Tuesday 28th May at 8pm

As the Trojan War rages, three desperate lives are woven together by fate. This new adaptation of Homer’s Iliad - complete with an original score - explores ideas of masculinity and gender.

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AUTOLYCUS!
May
29
7:00 PM19:00

AUTOLYCUS!

Presented by Derekk Ross

Wednesday 29th May at 7pm

Irreverent comedy about a Shakespearean character attempting to escape from a play. Clownish trickster Autolycus tries to flog you some useless tat and tell you a tale or two...

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Hamlet: The Musical
May
30
8:30 PM20:30

Hamlet: The Musical

Presented by Bristol Shakespeare Festival

Thursday 30th May at 8.30pm

The timeless tale of Hamlet, retold with cheeky irreverence and boundless energy through genius rewrites of modern hits - including classics by Queen, Britney Spears, ABBA, Kanye West, and Elvis Presley!

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Tulips
May
31
4:00 PM16:00

Tulips

Presented by Exit Pursued by Panda Theatre Company

Friday 31st May at 4pm

Christine’s domestic abuse service helps men like Jason and Alex, “who can’t admit there’s a problem” to be different - but will they decide it’s more important to “be a man”?

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Hamlet: The Musical
May
31
6:30 PM18:30

Hamlet: The Musical

Presented by Bristol Shakespeare Festival

Friday 31st May at 6.30pm

The timeless tale of Hamlet, retold with cheeky irreverence and boundless energy through genius rewrites of modern hits - including classics by Queen, Britney Spears, ABBA, Kanye West, and Elvis Presley!

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Tulips
Jun
1
1:30 PM13:30

Tulips

Presented by Exit Pursued by Panda Theatre Company

Saturday 1st June at 1.30pm

Christine’s domestic abuse service helps men like Jason and Alex, “who can’t admit there’s a problem” to be different - but will they decide it’s more important to “be a man”?

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Hamlet: The Musical
Jun
1
4:30 PM16:30

Hamlet: The Musical

Presented by Bristol Shakespeare Festival

Saturday 1st June at 4.30pm

The timeless tale of Hamlet, retold with cheeky irreverence and boundless energy through genius rewrites of modern hits - including classics by Queen, Britney Spears, ABBA, Kanye West, and Elvis Presley!

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Hamlet: The Musical
Jun
1
8:30 PM20:30

Hamlet: The Musical

Presented by Bristol Shakespeare Festival

Saturday 1st June at 8.30pm

The timeless tale of Hamlet, retold with cheeky irreverence and boundless energy through genius rewrites of modern hits - including classics by Queen, Britney Spears, ABBA, Kanye West, and Elvis Presley!

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Vigil
Jun
2
2:00 PM14:00

Vigil

Presented by Mechanimal

Sunday 2nd June at 2pm

Back by popular demand after Tom Bailey’s riveting Fringe performance in 2018. Cinnamon-coloured Cryptic Treehunter. Rocket Frog. Fire Millipede From Hell. Life as never seen before.

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Tulips
Jun
2
5:00 PM17:00

Tulips

Presented by Exit Pursued by Panda Theatre Company

Sunday 2nd June at 5pm

Christine’s domestic abuse service helps men like Jason and Alex, “who can’t admit there’s a problem” to be different - but will they decide it’s more important to “be a man”?

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Total Eclipse
Jun
4
6:00 PM18:00

Total Eclipse

Presented by Moving Pieces

Tuesday 4th June at 6pm

A humorous, playful, truthful and thought-provoking piece of theatre, which challenges taboos and explores the impact of grief on our relationships and our mental health.

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Total Eclipse
Jun
5
6:00 PM18:00

Total Eclipse

Presented by Moving Pieces

Wednesday 5th June at 6pm

A humorous, playful, truthful and thought-provoking piece of theatre, which challenges taboos and explores the impact of grief on our relationships and our mental health.

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Party
Jun
7
7:30 PM19:30

Party

Friday 7th June at 7.30pm

A humble shed: four young idealists form a political party to save the world from itself. The fifth just wants his cake. It’s small minds tackling big issues - China, people-trafficking, cycle lanes, unfair trade, whether to call themselves ‘Friendly Party’ or ‘Gladios’. And when, exactly, they eat cake.

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Party
Jun
8
2:30 PM14:30

Party

Saturday 8th June at 2.30pm

A humble shed: four young idealists form a political party to save the world from itself. The fifth just wants his cake. It’s small minds tackling big issues - China, people-trafficking, cycle lanes, unfair trade, whether to call themselves ‘Friendly Party’ or ‘Gladios’. And when, exactly, they eat cake.

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Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
Jun
25
to Jun 29

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

Tuesday 25th - Saturday 29th June at 7.30pm

Next Stage brings this gritty adaptation of Dickens’ least sentimental love story to the stage with a cast of some of his most unforgettable characters: Pip, Magwich, Estella and Miss Havisham. A fast-paced, imaginatively-staged production which will delight audiences both young and old alike.

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Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
Jun
29
2:00 PM14:00

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

Matinee at 2pm on Saturday 29th

Next Stage brings this gritty adaptation of Dickens’ least sentimental love story to the stage with a cast of some of his most unforgettable characters: Pip, Magwich, Estella and Miss Havisham. A fast-paced, imaginatively-staged production which will delight audiences both young and old alike.

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TangleTree
Jul
20
2:00 PM14:00

TangleTree

Presented by JDJB and TLBB Productions

Saturday 20th July at 2pm

Back by popular demand! Following JDJB and TLBB Productions’ visit to snowy Bath earlier this year, we are delighted to welcome this talented company with its compelling play back to The Mission Theatre, hopefully in sunnier conditions!

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TangleTree
Jul
20
7:30 PM19:30

TangleTree

Presented by JDJB and TLBB Productions

Saturday 20th July at 7.30pm

Back by popular demand! Following JDJB and TLBB Productions’ visit to snowy Bath earlier this year, we are delighted to welcome this talented company with its compelling play back to The Mission Theatre, hopefully in sunnier conditions!

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Curl Up and Die
Apr
16
to Apr 17

Curl Up and Die

Presented by Timsbury Theatre Group

Tuesday 16th - Wednesday 17th April at 7.30pm

It’s blue-rinse murder at the last chance salon!

When Ruth inherits her Aunt’s antiquated hair salon, the antiquated clientele comes with it. However, the old girls’ weekly shampoo and sets are put on hold when Ruth enters a prestigious hairdressing competition

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Plenty
Mar
30
2:00 PM14:00

Plenty

Matinee on Saturday 30th March at 2pm

Written in 1975, Plenty tells of Susan Traherne’s journey from the idealism of a wartime experience as a courier in the Special Operations Executive in occupied France, to a stultifying post-war marriage, leading to disillusion and decline.

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Plenty
Mar
26
to Mar 30

Plenty

Tuesday 26th - Saturday 30th March 2019 at 7.30pm

Written in 1975, Plenty tells of Susan Traherne’s journey from the idealism of a wartime experience as a courier in the Special Operations Executive in occupied France, to a stultifying post-war marriage, leading to disillusion and decline.

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Treasure
Mar
11
to Mar 12

Treasure

Monday 11th - Tuesday 12th March 2019 at 7.30pm

Fearless, physical contemporary dance that delves deep into our past, exploring our innate and powerful relationship to the sea.

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The Magic of the Music Hall
Mar
2
2:00 PM14:00

The Magic of the Music Hall

Saturday 2nd March 2019 at 2pm

The Society returns to provide another tantalising tribute to the great British institution – an institution which evolved after WWI with increasing emphasis on variety and the arrival of new stars including Flanagan and Allen, Gracie Fields, Arthur Askey and Tommy Trinder.

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The Magic of the Music Hall
Mar
1
to Mar 2

The Magic of the Music Hall

Friday 1st - Saturday 2nd March 2019 at 7.30pm

The Society returns to provide another tantalising tribute to the great British institution – an institution which evolved after WWI with increasing emphasis on variety and the arrival of new stars including Flanagan and Allen, Gracie Fields, Arthur Askey and Tommy Trinder.

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Animal Farm
Feb
23
4:00 PM16:00

Animal Farm

Matinee Saturday 23rd February 2019 at 4pm

“All animals are equal. But some animals are more equal than others”. A vibrant and moving production that will breathe fresh life into a literary classic as resonant today as when it was first published.

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Animal Farm
Feb
21
to Feb 23

Animal Farm

Thursday 21st - Saturday 23rd February 2019 at 7.30pm

“All animals are equal. But some animals are more equal than others”. A vibrant and moving production that will breathe fresh life into a literary classic as resonant today as when it was first published.

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In Other Words
Feb
8
to Feb 9

In Other Words

Friday 8th - Saturday 9th February at 7.30pm

Saturday 9th February Master Class 10am-12pm

Join Arthur and Jane, at the beginning, as they tell us their story. An intimate, humorous and deeply moving love story exploring the effects of Alzheimer’s disease and the transformative power of music.

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TangleTree
Feb
1
to Feb 2

TangleTree

Friday 1st - Saturday 2nd February at 7.30pm

TangleTree is the story of Hazel, and her mother Ivy, and follows them as they battle to rebuild their lives together following a life-shattering car incident.

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The Winter's Tale
Jan
30
to Jan 31

The Winter's Tale

Wednesday 30th - Thursday 31st January at 7.30pm

Audiences are invited to watch Shakespeare’s fantasy The Winter’s Tale come alive this January, as this universal tale of destruction, loss and redemption is brought to The Mission Theatre.

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For Services Rendered
Jan
22
to Jan 26

For Services Rendered

Tuesday 22nd - Saturday 26th January at 7.30pm

Matinee at 2pm on Saturday 26th January

It’s 1932, and although the First World War has been over for 14 years, its effects still cast long shadows in Somerset Maugham’s masterful play. How has society treated those who rendered their country wartime service?

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Jack and the Beanstalk
Dec
16
to Dec 19

Jack and the Beanstalk

Sunday 16th - Wednesday 19th December at 7pm

OOOH ARRR Productions return to The Mission Theatre with this giant pantomime after their successful run of Cinderella last year. Get ready to help Jack in his quest to save his beloved Princess Jill from the hands of the giant through song and dance, and maybe even a bit of a duel.

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Jack and the Beanstalk Matinees
Dec
16
to Dec 19

Jack and the Beanstalk Matinees

Sunday 16th - Wednesday 19th December at 4.30pm

OOOH ARRR Productions return to The Mission Theatre with this giant pantomime after their successful run of Cinderella last year. Get ready to help Jack in his quest to save his beloved Princess Jill from the hands of the giant through song and dance, and maybe even a bit of a duel.

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Bedroom Farce
Dec
11
to Dec 15

Bedroom Farce

Tuesday 11th - Saturday 15th December at 7.30pm

Matinee at 2pm on Saturday 15th December

4 couples, 3 bedrooms, 2 parents, 1 self-assembly kit - what could possibly go wrong? Answer: just about everything!

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Pirates of Penzance
Nov
20
to Nov 24

Pirates of Penzance

Tuesday 20th - Saturday 24th November at 7.30pm

Matinee at 2pm on Saturday 24th November

The Pirates of Penzance is packed full of soft-hearted pirates, bumbling policemen, frolicsome maidens, absurd adventures and improbable paradoxes. Frederic, a pirate’s apprentice, falls madly in love with Mabel, the daughter of Major-General Stanley. He is due to be released from his apprenticeship on his 21st birthday, but there’s a snag. Can he find a way to live happily-ever-after with Mabel?

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 Season's Greetings
Nov
16
to Nov 17

Season's Greetings

Friday 16th - Saturday 17th November at 8pm

The thing about Christmas is that people who may not like each other are forced into close proximity and have to pretend to be chummy and full of benevolent yuletide cheer. Add large quantities of alcohol and you have a reliable recipe for disaster!

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Season's Greetings
Nov
14
to Nov 15

Season's Greetings

Wednesday 14th - Thursday 15th November at 7.30pm

The thing about Christmas is that people who may not like each other are forced into close proximity and have to pretend to be chummy and full of benevolent yuletide cheer. Add large quantities of alcohol and you have a reliable recipe for disaster!

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