Current Programme

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October Monday 14th - Saturday 19th 7.45pm Sat Matinée 2pm

Radiant Vermin

       by  Philip Ridley

Protocol Theatre

When a young couple is offered an ideal house by a mysterious stranger, it prompts the question: How far would any of us go to get our dream home? 'Radiant Vermin' is a fast-paced, pitch-black comedy.



Tickets: £14, £12 (65 & over, FTS, under 16)
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October Sunday 20th at 3pm

Fragments (from everyday life) - Piano Concert

Matyas Bacsó

Award-winning pianist and composer Matyas Bacsó is back at the Headgate Theatre to introduce his newest album of piano compositions 'Fragments (From Everyday Life)'.



Tickets: £5, £3 (under 18)
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October Monday 21st at 7.30pm

An Evening of Clairvoyance

Ronnie Buckingham

If you're not already convinced about an afterlife, why not come along, listen to Ronnie and let him help you decide?



Tickets: £15
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October Thursday 24th at 7.30pm

The Affair

       by  Amy Gibbons & Samuel Gaulier

Gibbons & Gaulier

A hilarious and uplifting new play about relationships, with all the ingredients of a great comedy...clown, bouffon, vaudeville and slapstick!



Tickets: £15, £14 (65 and over, FTS, under 16)
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October Saturday 26th Doors open 7.00pm

Memories are made of this

Rich Clifford and The Young Once

'An evening to stir memories and toes as Rich Clifford and The Young Once re-tell the story of the revolutionary early days of the pop explosion. Featuring the songs of Cliff, the sounds of The Shadows, and many others including Haley, Holly, Cochran, Clapton and the best of Liverpool, you're sure to leave this Show with a smile........'



Tickets: £12.50
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October Sunday 27th at 2pm

'The Clocks Go Back...' cabaret for an autumn day

Martin Newell & The Hosepipe Band

Martin Newell and the Hosepipe Band's exotic dish of music, verse and humour with a strong East Anglian flavour. Suitable for age 12+

Suitable for age 12+



Tickets: £10, £8 (conc)
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October Tuesday 29th at 8pm

Dom Mackie's Poor Life Choices

Dom Mackie

Dom Mackie is only in his early twenties, but he has already made many stupid decisions. Suitable for aged 18 and over.



Tickets: £5
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October Tuesday 29th - Friday 1st from 9.30am to 4.30pm

Holiday Workshop - Matilda IN 20

An abridged version of Roald Dahls Matilda The Musical. Book by Dennis Kelly, Music and Lyrics by Tim Minchin

This holiday, tackle an abridged version of Tim Minchin's popular musical, featuring famous songs and dances from the show. For 8 to 16 year olds, this workshop will teach skills and build confidence.



Cost: £100, £90 (if booked on or before 30th Sept)
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October Wednesday 30th at 7.30pm

Chico Chica

Headgate Jazz

An exciting four-piece band takes a myriad of musical ingredients like tango, chanson, rai, rumba, jazz and cabaret - resulting in an unforgettable evening of song and entertainment.



Tickets: £14, £12 (conc)
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November Saturday 2nd at 7.45

Showstoppers

Jesters Theatre Academy's Showchoir

A spectacular performance by Jesters Showchoir, featuring some of the greatest songs from Musical Theatre and Film.



Tickets: £10
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November Saturday 2nd at 8.15pm

Terrifically Terrifying Tales

Packing Shed Theatre

Two new ghost stories performed live especially for the spooking season. 'The King's Head' written and performed by Patrick Marlowe and 'As Shuck Would Have It' written and performed by Neil D'Arcy-Jones.This event is not being shown in the main house Suitable for age 14 and over.



Tickets: £12, £10 (65 & over, FTS, under 16)
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November Wednesday 6th - Saturday 9th at 7.45pm

BUG

       by  Tracy Letts

Headgate Theatre Productions

A tense, psychological thriller, wrought with conspiracy theories and revelations. Suitable for age 14 and over.



Tickets: £13, £12 (65 & over, FTS, under 16)
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November Wednesday 13th - Saturday 16th at 7.45pm Saturday Matinée 3pm

One Man, Two Guvnors

       by  Richard Bean with songs by Grant Olding

The Reject Theatre Company

This adaptation of Carlo Goldoni's classic 18th Century Italian comedy 'The Servant of Two Masters' is set in 1960s Brighton, where out-of-work skiffle player Francis Henshall becomes separately employed by two men.



Tickets: £15, £14 (65 & over, FTS, under 16)
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November Wednesday 20th - Saturday 23rd at 7.30pm Saturday Matinée 2.30pm

A Little Night Music - Music & Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

       by  Hugh Wheeler Suggested by a film by Ingmar Bergman

Platform Musicals

Platform Musicals perform a witty and romantic story of love, nostalgia, regret and the magic of music on a summer's night. Presented by arrangement with MTI (Europe).



Tickets: £15
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December Wednesday 4th - Saturday 7th at 7pm, Matinées Sat 7th 3pm & Sun 8th 2pm

Treasure Island

       by  Ben Crocker

Headgate Theatre Productions

"Shiver yer timbers, rattle yer bones and don yer pirate hat, me hearties!" - this is a panto not to be missed!



Tickets: £12, £10 (under 16 only) Every attender must have a seat.
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December Monday 9th at 7.30pm

A Christmas Carol

       by  Charles Dickens

Robert MacCall

Storyteller Robert MacCall conjures up the spirits of Christmas past, present, and future, in his one-man version of the Dickens classic.



Tickets: £14, £12 (65 & over, FTS), £7 (16 and under)
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December Wednesday 11th - Friday 13th at 7.45pm

Tunswick!

       by  Wade Ablitt

Wide Eye Productions

Tunswick Women's Amateur Theatre Society enter a TV talent show to raise funds for their local village hall in this original comedy musical.



Tickets: £12, £10 (65 & over, FTS, under 16)
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December Saturday 14th at 8pm, Matin£e 3pm

A Jolly Holly Christmas at the Headgate!

Caroline Fritz

Enjoy seasonal songs and sparkle at the Headgate Theatre. This event is dedicated to the memory of Ken Smith, in whose name a donation will be made to charity.



Tickets: £12.50
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December Sunday 15th at 7.05pm

Eclipse at Five Past Seven

Eclipse

A relaxing evening of winter-warming music. A mix of seasonal favourites blended together in the unique style of Eclipse.



Tickets: £12
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December Monday 16th at 7.30pm

An Evening of Clairvoyance

Ronnie Buckingham

If you're not already convinced about an afterlife, why not come along, listen to Ronnie and let him help you decide?



Tickets: £15
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December Wednesday 18th at 7.30pm

Crissy Lee Quintet with Special Guest Alec Pitman

Headgate Jazz

One of the UK's most experienced female drummers and tutors, Crissy appears with her special guest, singer/saxophonist, Alec Pitman.



Tickets: £14, £12 (65 & over, FTS, under 16)
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December Thursday 19th - Saturday 21st at 7.30pm Saturday Matinée 4pm

Sherlock Holmes & The Warlock of Whitechapel

       by  Pat Whymark & Julian Harries featuring characters created by Arthur Conan Doyle

Common Ground Theatre Company

An adventure with Holmes and Watson that transports us from the wharfs and alleys of East London to the icy wastes of the North and the hidden temples of the East (changing at Peterborough), as they pursue 'The Warlock of Whitechapel'.



Tickets: £13, £7 (21 and under)
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