Who are the Scary Little Girls? When were you formed? Why were you formed? How long have you been going? What other productions have you done before? “SLG is a theatre company and production hub formed in 2005 by Artistic Director Rebecca Mordan (me!). We specialise in comedy and cabaret,
The latest theatre news for Bath.
Bristol’s biggest music, theatre and art venues will again unite to offer discounted tickets in a 24-hour flash sale this Thursday (19 January) from 10am. For the first time, the initiative has extended into Bath offering residents and visitors the opportunity to discover new experiences and venues at a
UPDATE: Monday 6 February: Bath Arts Cuts Hit National Newspapers Featuring Tony Robinson & Timothy West Equity release a press release about the arts cuts in Bristol and Bath. Stage Newspaper Article 1 Stage Newspaper Article 2 Bath Chronicle Article Equity Press Release UPDATE: Sunday 29 January: OPEN MEETING CALLED Join
Based on the classic story by Robert Louis Stevenson and featuring a thrilling score of pop rock hits from multi Grammy and Tony® nominated Frank Wildhorn and double Oscar and Grammy winning Leslie Bricusse, JEKYLL & HYDE has mesmerized audiences the world over. An evocative tale of two men, one a doctor,
The Natural Theatre Company’s Youth Theatre has been awarded a prominent Heritage Lottery Fund grant to fund an exciting project celebrating Bath’s War Hospital in World War 1. The Spring Term group will be creating and performing in Roads to Recovery – an interactive street performance and historical takeover of
One of Bath’s most famous honorary residents would have been proud and amused by King Edward’s School’s production of Pride and Prejudice, which took to the Wroughton Theatre stage over four nights this week. Based on an adaptation by Simon Reade (the same adaptation of which takes to the stage
For this year’s pantomime helping the Unity Players are performing Alice in Wonderland and the have arranged a special accessible performance on the opening night. Whilst disability awareness is on the rise and accessibility is improving, too often disabled individuals, particularly those who use a wheelchair, are forced to
This year’s Merlin’s Christmas Show Peter Pan is opening this weekend with two performance on Saturday (2pm and 7pm ) and a Sunday matinee (2pm) . Director James Moore and designer Becca Long have created a beautiful, visually stunning production with almost film like qualities. With strong performances from the
Merriman Theatre Group presents ELF Jr, the Musical Book by Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin; Music by Matthew Sklar; Lyrics by Chad Beguelin Based on the New Line Cinema film written by David Berenbaum NORTON HILL SCHOOL, Midsomer Norton Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th December 2016 The award-winning Midsomer Norton
The Argyle Players’ Autumn production of ‘Out of Focus’ by Peter Gordon, due to take place at The Tovey Hall Theatre, Central United Reformed Church, Grove Street, Bath from Wednesday 30th November to Saturday 3rd December 2016, has unfortunately had to be postponed due to its director being taken ill.
A NATURALS THEATRICAL WALKING TOUR Come and enjoy the sights, sounds and tastes of Bath on The Naturals’ hilariously entertaining performance journeys around Bath. The theatrical walks are laced with fabulous performances and are a joyous way to see the city. Funny, fascinating and fulfilling. Throughout the Autumn, the Naturals
The Rose Bowl Awards are the annual amateur oscar awards, celebrating the best of amateur theatre in the South West. We’ll be keeping this blog updated as the winning entries come in. Good luck to all our local companies! Congratulations to all our local winners! ROSE BOWL
Many years ago, in January 2004, Curtain Up Theatre School opened its doors for the first time. Now Bath’s leading independent Theatre School, it has become formed a way of life for many families in Bath, in particular, the Robertson family. Brothers, Tom and Andrew Robertson were part of
There is one month left for local arts organisations to apply to the Theatre Royal Bath’s CREATIVE FUND, a unique and innovative arts funding programme for the South West. The Theatre Royal Bath’s CREATIVE FUND is running for a second year, offering grants totalling £50,000 support projects in ALL forms
Beyond the Stage A Photography Exhibition by Ken Abbott For the last two years Ken Abbott has been working with various theatre companies across Bath documenting what the audience never sees. The raw talent, dedication and hard work that goes on behind the scenes. And the project focused not just on the
The Freckles Effect is an exuberant family musical that ‘spreads infectious joy’ (Bath Chronicle) with an exceptional youth cast. The cast includes past leads from Matilda, the 2015 Junior World Tap Dancing Champion and winner of the Musical Theatre 2015 Rose Bowl. Set in 1930s South Devon, Freckles revolves
Exit Stage Left’s youth section haven’t done a full length musical for many years as they have been fundraising for new radio mics. After a fundraising show at the Rondo last autumn the youngsters performed songs from the Broadway hit, 13 : The musical, and they then begged their director
We have 18 nominations for B&NES based companies this year! What an amazing achievement. We’ve highlighted the local companies in the list below. Theatre Bath would like to congratulate all local companies for their nominations. The South West’s amateur theatre “Oscar” awards night will this year take place at a
Zenith Youth Theatre have pledged a staggering £1000 towards the Theatre Bath Bus.
The Argyle Players will present Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic thriller ‘The Hound of the Baskervilles’ as their Summer production, with performances running from Wednesday 24th to Saturday 27th August 2016 at The Tovey Hall Theatre, Central United Reformed Church, in Grove Street, Bath. Adapted and dramatised by Tim