Bath Operatic and Dramatic Society presents Neil Simon’s musical comedy Sweet Charity at the Theatre Royal Bath from Tuesday 2nd May to Saturday 6th May featuring a score packed with show-stopping hit songs including Rhythm of Life, Big Spender and If They Could See Me Now. Charity Hope Valentine is
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Sasha Regan’s All Male The Mikado by W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan Theatre Royal Bath The boys are most definitely back in town, following the previous successes of Pirates of Penzance and H.M.S. Pinafore the retelling of this classic G&S musical comedy is in very safe hands.
Pygmalion – Bernard Shaw Theatre Royal Bath This wildly modern reimagining of this classic Shaw play brings many issues into very sharp focus. The tale of the East End flower girl who is taken onboard by two gents in a bet to help her speak well is not the
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – Simon Stephens Theatre Royal Bath This is a rare treat to be able to catch this extraordinary production on tour. It is groundbreaking in so many ways and certainly a memorable theatrical event. Based on the novel by Mark
The Winter’s Tale – William Shakespeare Cheek By Jowl Theatre Royal Bath This visually brilliant production of The Winter’s Tale springs from the inspired minds of Declan Donnellan (Director) and Nick Ormerod. Their trade mark style and reimagining of the classic text allows a seamless journey across the years
The Miser – Moliere (freely adapted by Sean Foley and Phil Porter) Theatre Royal Bath It is important to note the term “freely adapted” coined by the writers Sean Foley and Phil Porter as this production takes to the stage at The Theatre Royal. Moliere created The Miser, Harpagon,
Following a critically-acclaimed run at the 2016 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Bertrand Lesca and Nasi Voutsas’s Total Theatre-nominated EUROHOUSE, co-produced by FellSwoop Theatre, returns for a major national UK tour. “Bienvenue. Kalosórisma. Welcome. We are so happy to see you all here. Some of you we know rather well, some of
Pride and Prejudice – adapted by Simon Reade From the novel by Jane Austen Theatre Royal Bath This timeless classic is a glorious romantic comedy, staged on a simple revolve to allow seamless scene changes and reflect the ever changing seasons. The tale of the five Bennet sisters and
The Theatre Royal Bath has today (Tuesday 10th January) announced the organisations which will be receiving grants from its CREATIVE FUND. The nine organisations from across the South West have attended a presentation evening at the Ustinov Studio, where the cheques were presented by Mr Michael Eavis, founder of the
Curtain rises on Bath’s magical pantomime as star of Emmerdale and Coronation Street BILL WARD, CBBC’s MARK RHODES, panto favourite JON MONIE and dazzling Dame NICK WILTON take centre stage This Christmas, the Theatre Royal Bath and UK Productions present the enchanting family pantomime Aladdin, a truly traditional show starring
Richard O’Brien’s Rocky Horror Show Theatre Royal Bath It has been almost a decade since this crazy cult musical visited Bath. But not to worry it is back, bolder, louder and brighter than before delighting the audience with the mad antics of the Time Warp and other classic tracks. This
Horrible Histories Live on Stage – The Best of Barmy Britain By Terry Deary and Neal Foster The Birmingham Stage Company has been held in great esteem for their accessible theatre. Their work with Horrible Histories, the hit TV show, has been a huge success for some years and
In the Spring Season announced today, Theatre Royal Bath will be welcoming a Hollywood legend to the Ustinov Studio and internationally acclaimed companies Cheek by Jowl and Headlong to the Main House; it will be celebrating Shirley Valentine and Matthew Bourne’s 30th Anniversaries, Abigail’s Party’s 40th Anniversary, Roald Dahl’s centenary,
Stepping Out by Richard Harris Theatre Royal Bath This latest production of Stepping Out, directed by Maria Friedman opens in Bath prior to touring before landing in the West End next spring. Without question the cast are drawn from a who’s who of popular female TV personalities; which
A Room with a View adapted by Simon Reade Based on the novel by E. M. Forster This is an elegant and lavish affair A Room with a View is an optimistic story of love, romance and innocence. Written in 1908 and highly regarded as one of the finest
Half Life by John Mighton Ustinov Studio Directed by Nancy Meckler The much anticipated new season at The Ustinov Studio has arrived and is a celebration of plays from North America. Half Life is the beautifully crafted story of love between two elderly residents in a nursing home.
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
The Libertine by Stephen JeffreysTheatre Royal Bath The grand finale of the Theatre Royal Summer season is the bawdy, sexual and brooding Libertine by Stephen Jeffreys. Based on true events the play details the turbulent life of John Wilmot, Second Earl of Rochester (Dominic Cooper) his tragic quest for
Directed by Laurence Boswell this is a visually splendid production. Designed by Jamie Vartan accompanied by an ethereal lighting design by Colin Grenfell it is a truly sensory and sensual dream that is on offer at the Theatre Royal as part of the Summer Season. This is one
The Theatre Royal Bath are delighted to announce that Panda Cox has been appointed to the newly created role of Ustinov Producer.