Events

Reel Time

Reel Time
When: 21 November, 2015 – 26 November, 2015 all-day
Where: Coachhouse Theatre

In a year when the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain is being celebrated, together with the 70th anniversary of VE Day and VJ Day, the Coach House is offering a programme of war films as they were seen by the people of Britain while the war was happening and the outcome was still unsure. When Winston Churchill became Prime Minster he told the nation he had nothing to offer but “blood, sweat, tears and toil”, and for the first two years or so Britain seemed likely to be invaded and be subjected to Nazi Germany. At the start[…]

The Twits

The Twits
When: 14 December, 2015 – 19 December, 2015 all-day
Where: Coachhouse Theatre Malvern

Malvern Theatre Players (Resident Company of the Coach House Theatre) 39th Season THE TWITS adapted by David Wood from the book by Roald Dahl This amateur production of The Twits is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French Ltd. The Twits are a revolting couple. Mr Twit is a foul, smelly old man and Mrs Twit is a mean, one-eyed old woman. They love to annoy one another with silly jokes and dirty tricks. However, their worst habit is being cruel to animals. So one day, the Muggle-Wump monkeys and the Roly-Poly Bird team up and turn the hateful world[…]

Sleep No More

Sleep No More
When: 14 September, 2015 @ 7:30 pm – 19 September, 2015 @ 7:30 pm

SLEEP NO MORE Sleep no More by David Gillespie and Colin Wakefield, by arrangement with Josef Weinberger Limited. This new supernatural thriller is set in a theatre that has been closed for sixty years following the accidental death of a child during rehearsals for ‘Murder by Poison’, a Victorian thriller. Now Micky, the great grandson of the theatre’s original owner, has set about restoring the theatre to the glory of its former heyday, and to cap his plans he’s intent on reviving the very same play to re-open the renovated theatre. Only Micky’s elderly and eccentric father William knows the[…]

The Second Best Bed

The Second Best Bed
When: 9 October, 2015 @ 7:30 pm

Liz Grand Liz is the senior actress with the Worcester Repertory Company. She has played Titania in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Katherina in The Taming of the Shrew, Adriana in The Comedy of Errors, Beatrice in Much Ado About Nothing, Olivia in Twelfth Night, Lady Macbeth in Macbeth and Audrey in As You Like It. Liz is instantly recognisable to pantomime-goers as one of the Swan Theatre’s most memorable baddies, Queen Rat in Dick Whittington. Other pantomime outings have included; Clara the Cook in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, The Empress of China in Aladdin, The Enchantress of the Forest in Robin Hood and the[…]

Nothing to Hyde

Nothing to Hyde
When: 26 October, 2015 – 31 October, 2015 all-day

Some say that we are always at war with ourselves, struggling to fight and suppress the darker side of our human nature; the internal struggle of good versus evil, light versus dark. But what if you found a way to let the darkness out? Dr. Henry Jekyl has done just that, and has discovered that the beast inside is not quite so beastly as expected. In fact, considering the extra freedom and confidence that comes from being the suave, witty and intelligent Edward Hyde, why not let the monster out? Based on the Robert Louis Stevenson book “The Strange Case[…]

Matt Woosey – in concert with BBQ

Matt Woosey - in concert with BBQ
When: 14 August, 2015 @ 7:30 pm

MATT WOOSEY     Matt Woosey’s refreshing song writing and playing style has acoustic, roots-based music at its heart but is not limited to a particular genre. His self-penned songs are conveyed with an accomplished vocal delivery which has gained him praise from sources such as Paul Jones (BBC2), Tom Robinson (BBC 6 Music) and a variety of respected publications in the UK and around the globe. With his consistent touring of The UK and with many tours of Europe as well as South African and Australian tours under his belt, Matt has expanded his fan base considerably in the[…]

Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night
When: 24 July, 2015 – 25 July, 2015 all-day

  Jenny Wren Productions presents William Shakespeare’s TWLEFTH NIGHT Greetings from Illyria! Jenny Wren Productions invite you to join them on their jaunt into the land of Shakespeare. We promise an action-packed sojourn involving everything you’d expect from a group of actors of an evening – cross-dressing, a couple of fights and some drunken revels. Throw in a shipwreck, much unrequited love and a classic case of mistaken identity and your entertainment is complete. A small cast work their yellow cross-gartered stockings off to play all the characters between them – all for your diversion. “Why, this is the best[…]

Into the West End – Great Witley Operatic Society

Into the West End - Great Witley Operatic Society
When: 28 June, 2015 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

With special guests Bishop Perowne Choir and Acapella Group ‘Into the West End’ Come with us into the West End and experience the best of musical theatre with music by Rodgers and Hammerstein II, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Sondheim, Schwartz and many more.  Music from The Sound of Music, Phantom of the Opera, Sweeney Todd, Into the Woods, Chess and Wicked to name but a few! We will be joined by our special and most talented guests from:           The Bishop Perowne Performing Arts College.                 on Sunday 28th June 2015[…]

Casting

Casting
When: 14 July, 2015 – 18 July, 2015 all-day

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream
When: 22 June, 2015 – 27 June, 2015 all-day