SATURDAY 7TH - 14TH DECEMBER AT 7.30PM (Matinee at 2.30 on Sat. 14 Dec)
Play 2 in 2013/14 Season - A romantic and charming farce for Christmas.
THE NOBLE SPANIARD by W. Somerset Maugham.
Tickets £8.00 - on general sale NOW.
FRIDAY 20TH & SATURDAY 21ST DECEMBER AND
FRIDAY 27TH & SATURDAY 28TH DECEMBER AT 8PM
CHRISTMAS WITH ELVIS
featuring the UK's finest Elvis tribute artist CHRIS CONNOR.
Tickets £12.50 on sale now at Interiors. Booking Information.
LESS THAN 10 TICKETS LEFT ON EACH FRIDAY. SATURDAYS SOLD OUT.
MONDAY 23RD DECEMBER at 2.30 pm
Kid's Christmas Movie
THE SMURFS 2 (U)
The Smurfs team up with their human friends to rescue Smurfette, who has been kidnapped by Gargamel since she knows a secret spell that can turn the evil sorcerer's newest creation - creatures called the Naughties - into real Smurfs.
Tickets £4.00 - on sale NOW.
Saturday 11th January at 8.00pm
DOBCROSS SILVER BAND
Our usual New Year concert from one of the area's top bands. Now enjoying renewed success in the Competition field.
Friday 24th January at 8.00pm
THE HOMETOWNERS AGM
with Tony Downes and Special guest ANTHONY JOHN CLARKE. Annual visit by the Area's favourite local folk band. Warm hearted fun and great music.
Saturday 1st February at 8.00pm
Americana. Direct from Pennsylvania USA The Stray Birds have crafted an original sound that draws upon the richness of American folk music traditions. Talented multiinstrumentalists who perform with captivating musicality, the signature power of their sound lies in outstanding songwriting that soars in three-part harmony.
Play 3 in 2013/14 season
Saturday 15th - Saturday 22nd February at 7.30pm
FLAREPATH A drama by Terence Rattigan
Set in a Lincolnshire hotel lounge in the autumn of 1941: where the RAF pilots and crews hang out before and after their raids on German territory. This is tribute to the collective spirit of wartime bomber crews and their partners, and a deeply moving portrait of people at war.
PLAYHOUSE2'S FIRST MUSIC FESTIVAL IN
ASSOCIATION WITH GREENFIELD REAL ALE BREWERY.
3 DAYS OF THE VERY BEST IN UK MUSIC.
Day 1: Thursday 27th February at 8pm
GERARD & THE WATCHMEN
New acoustic star with his band opens our mini festival in fine style."Simple, unpretentious, and lilting folk in a non traditional vein, but oozing influences from traditional and renegade folk stalwarts alike''. Great musiciansand superb singer. A star in the making!!
Day 2: Friday 28th February at 8pm
7 piece folk band from Deal Kent with more than a hint of African rhythms.
Their music swells with powerful choir-like harmonies and glorious widescreen melodies, and they've earned a reputation for fantastic live performances with an ever-changing instrumental line-up of mandolin, banjo, acoustic and electric guitars, harmonica, violin, saw, flute and a unique blend of percussion.
Day 3: Saturday 1st March at 8pm
KING PLEASURE & THE BISCUIT BOYS
Bringing our festival to an end the finest Swing Band in the UK playing music from the era of Louis Jordan and Eddie 'Cleanhead' Vinson. Stay in your seat if you can! Real music, expertly played!
TICKETS FOR DAYS 1 & 2 £5 EACH. DAY 3 £15.
FESTIVAL TICKET FOR ALL 3 DAYS £23!!
Saturday 15th March at 8.00pm
The UK's finest exponents of New Orleans R&B
Celebrated by The Guardian, Jazz Journal and BBC Radio 2's Paul Jones, 5 piece New Orleans jazz and blues band Tipitina bring youthful energy, polished musicianship, originality & a tremendous live show featuring Justin Randall on piano and Debbie Jones on vocals.
Saturday 22nd March at 8.00pm
THE OLD DANCE SCHOOL BAND
7 piece folk band
The Old Dance School's forward thinking sound combines flavours of folk, classical, electronica and jazz, one moment rip-roaring, the next beautifully delicate. Duelling fiddles, soaring brass crescendos, foot-stomping grooves and some of the most ambitious arrangements you're ever likely to hear, their new show draws on three widely applauded studio albums, and five years together that have taken the band from cowshed rehearsals, to remote lighthouses, to main stage appearances at international festivals.