To lose one parent, Mr Worthing, may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both looks like carelessness. Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest is the quintessential English comedy. With sharp dialogue, colourful characters, intrigue and a smattering of romance, the classic play is widely regarded as one..
This powerful new version of Strindberg’s classic play is presented by UK Touring Theatre; touring to 13 theatres across the UK. Peterborough performances will be at 7.30pm on Wednesday and 2.30pm on Thursday. Developed as part of the Swedish Strindberg 2012 centenary celebrations, this translation promises to be extremely faithful to Strindberg’s original Swedish script ..
Las Vegas, 1954. In a small hotel room the up-and-coming Tommy Cooper faces the prospect of his first big failure. With the show closing and a warring relationship with his manager, Tommy finds an offer on the table and a drink in his hand. Powerful, provocative, painfully funny and true, Green’s astonishing play finds both ..
The teasing art of burlesque has become a huge trend in entertainment, provided fashion with a new vintage look, and inspired a major Hollywood movie starring Cher and Christina Aguilera. It’s now being taken.. Continue Reading
The show includes loads of fascinating facts about how Peterborough changed beyond recognition between 1968 and 2008 but the information will be interspersed with some groovy 1970’s-style numbers written by our MD Simon Egerton... Continue Reading
The Key is sticking strongly to its theatrical routes, introducing a wealth of plays covering a variety of genres. For the classicist within Miss Julie will premiere in Peterborough 1st-2nd May. Banned in the.. Continue Reading
Perfect for those experiencing opera for the first time, Moffatt Oxenbould’s classic production of Puccini’s romantic love story incorporates beautiful costumes, stylish set designs and features the composer’s most endearing and enduring heroine, ‘Madame.. Continue Reading
The concept of the festival is to provide newly written plays commissioned by the National Theatre (NT), which are then to be performed by youth theatre groups across the UK with professional support from.. Continue Reading
Dublin’s No.1 award winning show The Irish House Party is coming to Peterborough and giving local Irish Dance School, the Stanley Carroll School of Irish Dancing, the opportunity to perform alongside them at the.. Continue Reading
Piaf has become synonymous with the French Cabaret of the 1940s and 50s and remains France’s most popular singer. Her life was the stuff of legend, from her dramatic rise from Paris street urchin.. Continue Reading