A Country Night in Nashville

Dates: December 16th 7:45 pm
  A Country Night In Nashville recreates the scene of a buzzing Honky Tonk in downtown Nashville, perfectly capturing the energy and atmosphere of an evening in the home of country music. Prepare to be transported on a musical journey through the history of Country, featuring songs from its biggest stars both past and present. Hits from Johnny Cash to Alan Jackson, Dolly to the Dixie Chicks, Willie Nelson to Little Big Town, are showcased by the amazing vocals of Dominic Halpin, Shelly Quarmby and their fabulous backing band, the Hurricanes. With songs including Ring Of Fire, Crazy, Follow Your…
  (Resident Company of the Coach House Theatre) 41st Season Present The Witches By Roald Dahl adapted by David Wood   Roald Dahl’s story is magically and stylishly adapted for the stage by the master of storytelling David Wood and reveals the whole ghastly truth about these horrible creatures. Children will be thrilled by the illusions and puppetry as people disappear into thin air on stage or are turned into mice, and grown-ups will be engaged by the sly humour and fiendish fantasy. Top drawer family entertainment. The perfect Christmas treat.   “A cracking adaptation” - The Guardian “A fine…
  'World’s Number 1 Celebration of David Bowie.’ Bowie Experience is a breathtaking concert celebrating the music of the world’s greatest pop icon, David Bowie. A must see for all Bowie fans, the latest production promises an unforgettable journey of sound and vision, featuring all the hits from A to Ziggy. Bowie Experience continues to amaze audiences with an astounding attention to detail, bringing the golden years of David Bowie to theatres across the globe. So, put on your red shoes and Let’s Dance! ★★★★★  “Phenomenal”  “Absolutely brilliant”  Ticketmaster Reviews   10/10  “Totally awesome” “Fantastic, Wow, Amazing” “Mind blowing”  Facebook Reviews   http://www.bowieexperience.com/ Price…
  Linda will be joined by her fabulous band of musicians give you all a heart-warming start to the Christmas season with a wealth of beautiful music to touch the heart and put you firmly in the Christmas spirit. Christ Church, Avenue Road, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR14 3AY.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Dates: 14th December 2017 - 4th January 2018
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  In the everlasting battle between dark and light, Rey’s intergalactic journey continues… Following on from the events of The Force Awakens, The Last Jedi sees Rey (Daisy Ridley) continue her epic journey from humble beginnings as a scavenger on Jakku to becoming entangled with the First Order. In the next chapter of the Star Wars saga, Finn (John Boyega), Poe (Oscar Isaac), and Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) continue their fight against the dark side, as their friendship bonds grow ever stronger. With Ridley (Murder on the Orient Express), Boyega (Attack the Block), Hamill (Kingsman: The Secret Service), Carrie Fisher…

Cinderella

Dates: 14th December 2017 - 7th January 2018
The Spectacular Family Pantomime CINDERELLA! A magical show for all the family, starring This Morning’s Alison Hammond as the Fairy Godmother alongside Gemma Naylor from Nick. Jr's Go! Go! Go! show as Cinderella! Paul Hawkyard from CBeebies' Old Jack's Boat as Baron Hardup and comedy star Mark James as Buttons. Former Strictly Come Dancing contestant Alison is a regular on ITV’s This Morning and a panellist on Loose Women. Having recently completed a stay on ITV’s primetime show ‘Sugar Free Farm,’ Alison has announced she will be hosting her own Sunday Radio show on BBC West Midlands, as well as…

The Man Who Invented Christmas (PG)

Dates: December 13th 7:00 pm
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  Accompany Charles Dickens as he is inspired to write A Christmas Carol, and discover his inspiration for the characters we know and love. Prior to 1843, a critical element would be missing from everyone’s Christmas, both in the UK and abroad: Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Crafting a festive novel that would stand the test of time, and supply the people of forthcoming eras with morals to live their lives by, would be no quick or simple task. The Man Who Invented Christmas allows us to join the famous novelist on his journey to writing a book that would…
  Unfortunately due to circumstances beyond our control this event has been cancelled.
Relaxed screenings are specifically designed for people who find regular performance settings challenging.  We extend a warm welcome to people who feel overwhelmed by the ordinary scheduled cinema screenings.   These relaxed screenings are open to anyone who would benefit from a relaxed, non-judgemental atmosphere including (but not limited to) people living with dementia; people with an Autism Spectrum Condition; people with learning difficulties; people with sensory or communication difficulties; parents with young babies; and anyone who feels they would benefit from a more supportive and inclusive film going experience. RECORDED As the clock strikes midnight on Christmas Eve, Marie’s wooden nutcracker doll comes…

The Florida Project (15)

Dates: December 12th - December 13th
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  The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times. ‘The Florida Project’ follows six-year old Moonee and her friends as they go on summer adventures in the shadow of Disney World in Orlando, Florida. She lives in a community of extended-stay motel guests during the summer, watched over by her rebellious but caring mother and the kind-hearted owner of the motel. Enjoying the innocence of childhood, she gets into mischief and misadventures…
Please note that tonight's BBC Hereford and Worcester Celebration of Christmas has been cancelled. If you are a ticket holder, please contact the box office in the coming days to arrange a refund. Festive music and readings in aid of BBC Children in Need. Featuring the Worcestershire Symphony Orchestra, Holborne Brass, Herefordshire Youth Choir, South Sisters Choir, soloist Mike Skilbeck, Hosted by BBC Hereford & Worcester presenters [meta_gallery_carousel id="6842"] Ticket price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.
  ‘Beyond the Barricade’ has delighted audiences throughout the UK and mainland Europe for more than a decade, with its exciting concert portrayal of the greatest songs in musical theatre, all performed totally live! Recreating original West End/Broadway musical hit songs with amazing authenticity, this cast of past principal performers from Les Miserables, present a blockbusting two hour show, and is now established as the nation’s favourite musical theatre concert. Starring Andy Reiss, David Fawcett, Katie Leeming and Rebecca Vere, together with their own ensemble of talented musicians, ‘Beyond the Barricade’ features songs from The Phantom of the Opera, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Jersey Boys,…

The Florida Project (15)

Dates: December 9th - December 10th
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  The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times. ‘The Florida Project’ follows six-year old Moonee and her friends as they go on summer adventures in the shadow of Disney World in Orlando, Florida. She lives in a community of extended-stay motel guests during the summer, watched over by her rebellious but caring mother and the kind-hearted owner of the motel. Enjoying the innocence of childhood, she gets into mischief and misadventures…

Youth Theatre ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: December 9th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until 9th December 2017

    Saturday 16th September – Saturday 9th December ‘ 17 ( No class 28th October)  Ages 12+ Improve your performance skills, vocal techniques and enhance your knowledge of theatrical practices. Youth Theatre will also have the chance to see one of our Autumn shows; along with their very own private Q&A with the cast. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Laine School of Arts. For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Magic of Motown

Dates: December 8th 7:45 pm
  Celebrating the sound of a generation Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town! Seen by over a 1 million people all over the world and recently performed for the Royal Variety Performance 2016. Prepare yourself for 40 back-to-back classic Motown hits, glittering costume changes, dazzling dance moves and outstanding musicianship in this explosive concert experience. Celebrate the sound of a generation as the timeless music of Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, The Supremes, The Four Tops, Martha Reeves, Jackson 5, Lionel Richie,…

Battle of the Sexes (12A)

Dates: December 8th - December 13th
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  A real-life biography of the infamous 1973 tennis match between Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and ex-champ Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell). Based on the most televised sports event of all time, this captivating tale depicts the events leading up to the on-screen rivalry between world number one tennis champion Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs (Steve Carrell). In the limelight, the duo are caught up in a conflicting battle of the sexes. But off court, each are wrestling with complex personal struggles they cover up in fear of damaging their reputations. King is…

Singing For Fun (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: December 8th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 8th December 2017

    Friday 8th September – Friday 8th December ’17 (No classes 17th November + 27th October)  For adults of all ages Come along and join in our relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Dear Santa

Dates: December 8th - December 10th
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  From the author of the well-loved children's book DEAR ZOO, Rod Campbell Santa is determined to deliver the most fantastic Christmas present to our little hero Sarah. But he doesn't get it right straight away! With the help of his cheeky Elf, he finally settles on something 'perfect', just in time for Christmas Eve. All the ingredients of Rod Campbell's ingeniously simple and charming style are brought to life on stage, plus a whole lot more… with music, laughter and plenty of audience participation. Plus the opportunity to meet Santa himself after the show! A perfect introduction to theatre…

The Sensational 60′s Experience

Dates: December 7th 7:45 pm
THE SENSATIONAL 60’s EXPERIENCE Without doubt the most explosive 60’s show touring the UK, for one night only. With a BRAND NEW PRODUCTION for 2017. THE SENSATIONAL 60’S EXPERIENCE. Five legendary names take to the stage and deliver to you a night never to be forgotten. With the definite feel good factor this is must see 60’s show for 2017. Starring Mike Pender (Original voice of The Searchers) Chris Farlowe, Herman’s Hermits, The Fortunes, The New Amen Corner. Hits include Needles and Pins, Out Of Time, I’m Into Something Good, Storm In A Tea Cup, Bend Me Shape Me plus…

NT Live: Young Marx

Dates: December 7th 7:00 pm
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  Rory Kinnear (The Threepenny Opera, Penny Dreadful, Othello) is Marx and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night, Green Wing) is Engels, in this new comedy written by Richard Bean and Clive Coleman. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London, the production  is directed by Nicholas Hytner and reunites the creative team behind Broadway and West End hit comedy One Man, Two Guvnors. 1850, and Europe’s most feared terrorist is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke, restless and horny, the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary is a frothing combination of intellectual brilliance, invective, satiric wit, and child-like emotional illiteracy. Creditors, spies, rival revolutionary factions and prospective seducers of his…

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: December 7th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk
  An Evening with Nigel Kennedy Bach - Kennedy - Gershwin Nigel Kennedy, the multi-million selling virtuoso violinist, has announced two very special December dates in Malvern – a town he knows very well. Having lived here for a long period of his life, Kennedy returns with two shows at the Festival Theatre. These shows are the UK premieres of his brand new project in which he reinterprets the work of George Gershwin. Kennedy will also perform pieces by Johann Sebastian Bach as well as his own compositions, written throughout an illustrious career that is unparalleled in modern British Classical music. Having brought a fresh…

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: December 6th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Thor: Ragnarok (12A)

Dates: December 5th - December 6th
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  Thor faces up to his biggest challenge yet, as he prepares to stop the wicked Hela from destroying his home and the entire Asgardian civilisation. But, first he must break free from imprisonment and retrieve his mighty hammer… When Thor (Chris Hemsworth) escapes captivity on the planet Sakaar, the only way he can get a ticket across the universe and back home is by winning a gladiatorial duel with his old friend, Hulk (Mark Ruffalo). But, time is of the essence. The self-proclaimed Goddess of Death, Hela (Cate Blanchett), has conquered the planet of Asgard and her plans to…

Chance 2 Dance PM ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: December 4th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17  (No classes 23rd October + 6th November) Ages 55+ An advanced dance class for those seeking a more expressive and energetic dance session.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Chance 2 Dance AM (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: December 4th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No classes 23rd October + 6th November)   Ages 55+  A wonderful opportunity to take part in a gentle exercise workshop. This session teaches basic dance routines using simple movements. These sessions are led by an experienced tutor from Dancefest.   For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark Xtra ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: December 4th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ‘ 17 (No class 9th and 23rd October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. Individualised and creative workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. An inspiring, sociable and stimulating opportunity to enjoy the surroundings of Malvern Theatres and explore different creative mediums. Please note that there are only a limited number of places per session. Registering…

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: December 4th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Bolshoi: The Nutcracker

Dates: December 3rd 3:00 pm
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  RECORDED As the clock strikes midnight on Christmas Eve, Marie’s wooden nutcracker doll comes to life and transforms into a prince! Soon joined by her other toys that have also come to life, Marie and her prince embark on a dreamy unforgettable adventure. A holiday tradition for the whole family, The Nutcracker sweeps the Bolshoi stage for two hours of enchantment and magic. Along with Tchaikovsky’s cherished score and and some of the Bolshoi’s greatest artists, The Nutcracker remains a treasure not to be missed! Running time: 2hrs 15mins BOLSHOI BALLET IN CINEMA For the 8th consecutive year, the…
  Composed for the coronation of King George II, and performed at every coronation since, Zadok the Priest and The King Shall Rejoice have stamped their mark on music history as some of the most powerful and evocative works to have been composed for such an event. Made up of 18 short movements for chorus and soloists, the Te Deum is one of Handel’s most splendid works, written to celebrate King George II’s triumphant return from the Battle of Dettingen in 1743. The concert also features the famous Fireworks Music, composed in 1749 to accompany the royal celebrations for the ending of the War of the Austrian succession.   Ticket…

Youth Theatre ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: December 2nd
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until 9th December 2017

    Saturday 16th September – Saturday 9th December ‘ 17 ( No class 28th October)  Ages 12+ Improve your performance skills, vocal techniques and enhance your knowledge of theatrical practices. Youth Theatre will also have the chance to see one of our Autumn shows; along with their very own private Q&A with the cast. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Laine School of Arts. For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool (15)

Dates: December 1st - December 7th
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  Based on the extraordinary memoirs of Liverpudlian actor, Peter Turner, this American-British film documents Turner’s magnetic relationship with leading Hollywood star Gloria Grahame. Liverpool, 1978. Sparks fly between struggling young actor named Peter Turner (Jamie Bell) and Gloria Grahame (Annette Bening) when they discover they are neighbours in the same north London boarding house. Little does Turner know that Grahame is a leading Hollywood star, with appearances in legendary hit films The Big Heat, It’s a Wonderful Life and In a Lonely Place. Their relationship blossoms despite the age gap, but their affair is short-lived and life’s obstacles results…

Thor: Ragnarok (12A)

Dates: December 1st - December 2nd
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  Thor faces up to his biggest challenge yet, as he prepares to stop the wicked Hela from destroying his home and the entire Asgardian civilisation. But, first he must break free from imprisonment and retrieve his mighty hammer… When Thor (Chris Hemsworth) escapes captivity on the planet Sakaar, the only way he can get a ticket across the universe and back home is by winning a gladiatorial duel with his old friend, Hulk (Mark Ruffalo). But, time is of the essence. The self-proclaimed Goddess of Death, Hela (Cate Blanchett), has conquered the planet of Asgard and her plans to…

Singing For Fun (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: December 1st
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 8th December 2017

    Friday 8th September – Friday 8th December ’17 (No classes 17th November + 27th October)  For adults of all ages Come along and join in our relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

The Party (15)

Dates: November 30th 7:45 pm
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  A comedy wrapped around a tragedy. It starts as a celebration and ends with blood on the floor. ‘The Party’ follows the course of one increasingly disastrous evening for Janet, a successful career politician who’s celebrating a promotion. Unfortunately for her, the celebration soon turns into a nightmare. Her guests are all wealthy and glamorous, and used to the finer things. But as the evening wears on, things become ever more foul as grievances are aired, personal revelations are shared, and punches are thrown. Join ‘The Party’ and experience the mayhem for yourself in this hilarious, farcical comedy starring…
  Tawai is the word the nomadic hunter gatherers of Borneo use to describe their inner feeling of connection to nature. In this dreamy, philosophical and sociological look at life, explorer Bruce Parry travels the world to learn from people living lives very different to our own. From the jungles of Malaysia to the tributaries of the Amazon, TAWAI is a quest for reconnection, providing a powerful voice from the heart of the forest itself. After the film has screened, you will have the opportunity to put your question to Bruce Parry himself as he joins us to discuss making…

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 30th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 29th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk
  Relaxed screenings are specifically designed for people who find regular performance settings challenging.  We extend a warm welcome to people who feel  overwhelmed by the ordinary scheduled cinema screenings.  These relaxed screenings are open to anyone who would benefit from a relaxed, non-judgemental atmosphere including (but not limited to) people living with dementia; people with an Autism Spectrum Condition; people with learning difficulties; people with sensory or communication difficulties; parents with young babies; and anyone who feels they would benefit from a more supportive and inclusive film going experience. About the film: Hercule Poirot is a renowned detective, but the famed Orient…

The Party (15)

Dates: November 28th 10:30 am
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  A comedy wrapped around a tragedy. It starts as a celebration and ends with blood on the floor. ‘The Party’ follows the course of one increasingly disastrous evening for Janet, a successful career politician who’s celebrating a promotion. Unfortunately for her, the celebration soon turns into a nightmare. Her guests are all wealthy and glamorous, and used to the finer things. But as the evening wears on, things become ever more foul as grievances are aired, personal revelations are shared, and punches are thrown. Join ‘The Party’ and experience the mayhem for yourself in this hilarious, farcical comedy starring…

Call Me By Your Name (15)

Dates: November 27th - November 30th
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  When 17-year-old Elio meets a handsome research assistant at his parent’s luxury Italian holiday home, he is forced to confront his sexuality during an unforgettable summer break. Northern Italy, summer 1983. Elio Perlman (Timothée Chalamet) has an idyllic break ahead of him, at his parents’ 17th century mansion on the Italian Riviera. He shares a close relationship with his father (Michael Stuhlberg), a respected professor who specialises in Greco-Roman culture, and his mother (Amira Casar), a translator, who have raised their son on a rich cultural diet of history and an appreciation for the arts. But, while he initially…

Chance 2 Dance PM ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 27th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17  (No classes 23rd October + 6th November) Ages 55+ An advanced dance class for those seeking a more expressive and energetic dance session.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Chance 2 Dance AM (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 27th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No classes 23rd October + 6th November)   Ages 55+  A wonderful opportunity to take part in a gentle exercise workshop. This session teaches basic dance routines using simple movements. These sessions are led by an experienced tutor from Dancefest.   For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark Xtra ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 27th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ‘ 17 (No class 9th and 23rd October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. Individualised and creative workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. An inspiring, sociable and stimulating opportunity to enjoy the surroundings of Malvern Theatres and explore different creative mediums. Please note that there are only a limited number of places per session. Registering…

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 27th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Malvern Festival Chorus

Dates: November 26th 5:30 pm
    Programme Mozart - Requiem in D Minor Haydn - Te Deum Mozart - Solemn Vespers of the Confessor   Soloists will include Emma Hall - Soprano, Susanna Spicer - Mezzo-soprano, and Malvern Festival Chorus's President James Oxley - Tenor.   Malvern Festival Chorus presents an evening of choral works by two of the most popular composers of the classical period. Mozart's Requiem, one of his best-loved choral works, was unfinished when he died in 1791 and the question of who contributed to its completion is shrouded in mystery.  This beautiful centrepiece is complemented by Haydn's Te Deum  commissioned by Empress Marie Therese…
  Over the last two decades Talon have risen from humble beginnings to one of the most successful theatre touring shows in the UK and the ‘20th ANNIVERSARY TOUR’ will once again feature all those classic ‘Eagles Greatest Hits’ from their timeless back catalogue including ‘Hotel California’, ‘Take It Easy’, ‘One Of These Nights’, Take It To The Limit, ‘Desperado’, ‘Lyin’ Eyes’, ‘Life In The Fast Lane’ and many more. This world class seven piece band are a phenomenon and have truly transcended the tag of ‘tribute’. They have become a brand name in their own right who are not only…

Youth Theatre ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 25th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until 9th December 2017

    Saturday 16th September – Saturday 9th December ‘ 17 ( No class 28th October)  Ages 12+ Improve your performance skills, vocal techniques and enhance your knowledge of theatrical practices. Youth Theatre will also have the chance to see one of our Autumn shows; along with their very own private Q&A with the cast. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Laine School of Arts. For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

The Party (15)

Dates: November 24th - November 26th
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  A comedy wrapped around a tragedy. It starts as a celebration and ends with blood on the floor. ‘The Party’ follows the course of one increasingly disastrous evening for Janet, a successful career politician who’s celebrating a promotion. Unfortunately for her, the celebration soon turns into a nightmare. Her guests are all wealthy and glamorous, and used to the finer things. But as the evening wears on, things become ever more foul as grievances are aired, personal revelations are shared, and punches are thrown. Join ‘The Party’ and experience the mayhem for yourself in this hilarious, farcical comedy starring…

Singing For Fun (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 24th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 8th December 2017

    Friday 8th September – Friday 8th December ’17 (No classes 17th November + 27th October)  For adults of all ages Come along and join in our relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Loving Vincent (12A)

Dates: November 23rd 7:45 pm
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  The life and controversial death of Vincent van Gogh as told by his paintings and by the characters that inhabit them. Beginning a year after his demise, this portrait of the artist is built via a series of interviews conducted by Armand Roulin (Douglas Booth) – a regular model for the artist’s portraits – who becomes obsessed with van Gogh’s death, caused by a bullet wound to the stomach. Was it an accident? Was it suicide? LOVING VINCENT sets out to explore one of art’s great mysteries. Cast - Douglas Booth, Jerome Flynn, Chris O’Dowd, Oscar-nominee Saoirse Ronan, Aiden…
  115th Season 2017-18 .. Mozart Sonata in E flat, K.282 Schubert Three piano pieces, D.946 Schubert arr. Liszt Die junge Nonne; Du bist die Ruh’; Auf dem Wasser zu Singen Brahms Three Intermezzi, Op.117 Chopin Polonaise in A flat, Op.53, Heroic   Leon McCawley, one of Britain’s foremost pianists, has forged a highly successful career since winning 1st Prize in the 1993 International Beethoven Piano Competition in Vienna and 2nd Prize at the Leeds International Piano Competition, building on his earlier success as Winner of the Piano Section of BBC Young Musician of the Year in 1990. He first…

The Death of Stalin (15)

Dates: November 23rd 4:30 pm
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  Chaos hits The Kremlin when the unthinkable happens in 1953… the death of Joseph Stalin. Moscow, 1953. Joseph Stalin is widely considered to be nothing short of a god in the Soviet Union, worshipped by the nation and his dignitaries. So, what happens now that he’s dead? The days that followed the death of one of the 20th century’s most significant figures were chaotic to say the least. The Death of Stalin is a jet-black comedy which follows the antics of his team of ministers as they struggle to break the news of the dictator’s demise, before a vicious…

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 23rd
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Travesties

Dates: November 22nd - November 25th
    Here To There Productions Limited is a theatre company whose ethos is to present dynamic and challenging  productions and, as the name suggests, in different locations throughout the West Midlands and wider areas.  

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 22nd
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Ned Boulting’s Bikeology

Dates: November 21st 7:30 pm
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  British Cycling has seen more drama in the past year than your average soap opera… SO journalist, television presenter and best-selling author Ned Boulting is back this Autumn with his acclaimed sell out ride through the world of Bikeology, featuring brand new tales from life in the cycling lane, as well as the inside scoop from his time at the 2017 Tour de France. What drives the cyclist (apart from a sturdy, well-oiled chain) to such ecstasies of endurance? What curious, deep-rooted passions are aroused by the sight of a simple pair of padded shorts? And what on earth…

Loving Vincent (12A)

Dates: November 21st 10:30 am
Category:
  The life and controversial death of Vincent van Gogh as told by his paintings and by the characters that inhabit them. Beginning a year after his demise, this portrait of the artist is built via a series of interviews conducted by Armand Roulin (Douglas Booth) – a regular model for the artist’s portraits – who becomes obsessed with van Gogh’s death, caused by a bullet wound to the stomach. Was it an accident? Was it suicide? LOVING VINCENT sets out to explore one of art’s great mysteries. Cast - Douglas Booth, Jerome Flynn, Chris O’Dowd, Oscar-nominee Saoirse Ronan, Aiden…

The Snowman (15)

Dates: November 21st - November 22nd
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  As the first snow of winter falls, a twisted serial killer gets to work, leaving a chilling clue beside each victim, forcing detective Harry Hole to decipher the sickening thoughts and riddles of a maniac. When a woman disappears one snowy evening, the only clue to her whereabouts is her pink scarf, which has been wrapped around the neck of a snowman. But as the snow thaws, her decapitated body is discovered. There’s a killer at large, and he seems to be playing a sick and twisted game. The local crime squad’s lead detective, Harry Hole (Michael Fassbender), is…

Chance 2 Dance PM ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 20th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17  (No classes 23rd October + 6th November) Ages 55+ An advanced dance class for those seeking a more expressive and energetic dance session.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Chance 2 Dance AM (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 20th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No classes 23rd October + 6th November)   Ages 55+  A wonderful opportunity to take part in a gentle exercise workshop. This session teaches basic dance routines using simple movements. These sessions are led by an experienced tutor from Dancefest.   For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark Xtra ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 20th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ‘ 17 (No class 9th and 23rd October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. Individualised and creative workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. An inspiring, sociable and stimulating opportunity to enjoy the surroundings of Malvern Theatres and explore different creative mediums. Please note that there are only a limited number of places per session. Registering…

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 20th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Driving Miss Daisy

Dates: November 20th - November 25th
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  By Alfred Uhry Presented by Theatre Royal Bath Starring Dame Siân Phillips and Derek Griffiths When elderly widow Daisy Werthan crashes her car one day in 1948, her son hires her a chauffeur, an African-American named Hoke Colburn. Daisy and Hoke’s relationship gets off to a rocky start, but as times change across a 25 year backdrop of prejudice, inequality and civil unrest, a profound and life-altering friendship blossoms in this acclaimed comedy drama. From its landmark off-Broadway production in 1987 to the remarkable success of the 1989 film version, which was the winner of four Academy Awards including Best Picture, Driving Miss…

A Night of Dirty Dancing

Dates: November 19th 7:45 pm
  No film has captured the hearts of a generation like Dirty Dancing. Relive the Cult Classic and celebrate the music of one of the greatest movie soundtracks of all time. Be part of the glorious summer of ‘63 and experience all your favourite songs such as She’s Like The Wind, Big Girls Don’t Cry, Hey Baby, Hungry Eyes and of course the Oscar Winning (I’ve Had) The Time of my Life. It’s going to have you dancing dirty in the aisles… *Please note this show is not affiliated with ‘Dirty Dancing:The Classic Story on Stage’ currently on tour in…

Liza Sings Streisand

Dates: November 18th 7:30 pm
  Liza Pulman, the acclaimed singer & comedienne and one third of the satirical and much loved comedy trio Fascinating Aida, returns in 2017 with her new show Liza Sings Streisand. This is no Stars In Their Eyes, this is no Channel 5 biopic, this is sexy, sassy Liza weaving together history, humour and harmony as she celebrates the songs of the great Barbra Streisand with her six piece band, the Stardust Ensemble. Alongside renowned musical director Joseph Atkins, Liza brings you glorious new arrangements and orchestrations of these now legendary songs. Expect the much loved classics Evergreen, The Way…
  The Exterminating Angel (Thomas Adès) – MET Premiere Following the rapturous response to his last opera, The Tempest, the Met presents the American premiere of Thomas Adès’s The Exterminating Angel, inspired by the classic Luis Buñuel film of the same name. Hailed by the New York Times at its 2016 Salzburg Festival premiere as “inventive and audacious … a major event,” The Exterminating Angel is a surreal fantasy about a dinner party from which the guests can’t escape. Tom Cairns, who wrote the libretto, directs the new production, and Adès conducts his own adventurous new opera.   Cast: Audrey…

Youth Theatre ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 18th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until 9th December 2017

    Saturday 16th September – Saturday 9th December ‘ 17 ( No class 28th October)  Ages 12+ Improve your performance skills, vocal techniques and enhance your knowledge of theatrical practices. Youth Theatre will also have the chance to see one of our Autumn shows; along with their very own private Q&A with the cast. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Laine School of Arts. For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 
  Oysterband: 40th Celebration Special Classic songs from every era of a long and mighty career Oysterband was born in the summer of 1977 when the sound of punk rock rang loud from the radio, disaffection became the order of the day and riots filled the streets of Thatcherite Britain. There were many on the UK folkscene who felt the same urge for similar challenges and change in their own music and lives, and Oysterband’s hard-edged music and performances amply filled those needs. They brought passion, and not a little poetry to folk and roots music, but also a welcome…

Fastlove: A Tribute to George Michael

Dates: November 17th 7:45 pm
  Get ready for an unforgettable evening with a global superstar, as he puts the Boom Boom into your heart in the all new production for 2017 – Fastlove: A Tribute to George Michael starring Joseph Sansome. Relive the passion, the flare, and the unique sensitivity of George Michael in this incredible concert sensation. As the great man said: you gotta have faith…     Ticket price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.

The Death of Stalin (15)

Dates: November 17th - November 20th
Category:
  Chaos hits The Kremlin when the unthinkable happens in 1953… the death of Joseph Stalin. Moscow, 1953. Joseph Stalin is widely considered to be nothing short of a god in the Soviet Union, worshipped by the nation and his dignitaries. So, what happens now that he’s dead? The days that followed the death of one of the 20th century’s most significant figures were chaotic to say the least. The Death of Stalin is a jet-black comedy which follows the antics of his team of ministers as they struggle to break the news of the dictator’s demise, before a vicious…
  Islands in the Stream – The Music of Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers Enjoy the songs of the Queen and King of country music - Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers. Leave your 9 to 5 worries at the door and get ready for a night in the company of Country Music Royalty! This thigh-slapping stage show brings together the beloved glamour and personality of Dolly, along with Kenny’s charisma and energy with hit after hit. Enjoy a superb score and supreme musicianship as we bring the house down with the ultimate tribute to two country music legends. Starring Andrea…

NT Live: Follies

Dates: November 16th 7:00 pm
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  Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas. New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves. Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, it’s directed by Dominic Cooke (The Comedy of Errors). Winner of…

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 16th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 15th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk
      Would you like the opportunity to work with professional dancers and a professional choreographer? Come and take part in this enlightened dance workshop delivered by the Phoenix Dance Company. In this package you will also get to see the wonderful performance on the 14th November, this is not one to miss out on! TO BOOK YOUR TICKETS PLEASE CALL THE BOX OFFICE ON 01684 892277

In Between (15)

Dates: November 14th - November 15th
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  Three Palestinian women find themselves doing a balancing act between tradition and modernity, citizenship and culture, fealty and freedom. Lalia (Mouna Hawa), Salma (Sana Jammelieh), and Nur (Shaden Kanboura) share an apartment in the vibrant heart of Tel Aviv. Lalia, a criminal lawyer with a wicked wit, loves to burn off her workday stress in the underground club scene. Salma, slightly more subdued, is a DJ and bartender. Nur is a younger, religious Muslim girl who moves into the apartment in order to study at the university. Nur is both intrigued and intimidated by her two sophisticated roommates. When her…

Phoenix Dance Theatre

Dates: November 14th
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  Phoenix Dance Theatre return to Malvern to present three diverse, emotional, and sassy dances in one thrilling and thought-provoking performance. Beginning with Calyx, a new piece for 2017 by company dancer Sandrine Monin: this beautiful work explores the theme of desire, inspired by ‘The Flowers of Evil’ by Charles Baudelaire. Next, Beast, by choreographer Douglas Thorpe  immerses the audience into the darkest reaches of the mind, using six dancers in a powerful, intimidating and uncompromising performance. Lastly, Aletta Collins’ Maybe Yes Maybe, Maybe No Maybe uses a live microphone to blend movement and voices into a pulsating soundtrack, in…

Chance 2 Dance PM ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 13th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17  (No classes 23rd October + 6th November) Ages 55+ An advanced dance class for those seeking a more expressive and energetic dance session.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Chance 2 Dance AM (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 13th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No classes 23rd October + 6th November)   Ages 55+  A wonderful opportunity to take part in a gentle exercise workshop. This session teaches basic dance routines using simple movements. These sessions are led by an experienced tutor from Dancefest.   For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark Xtra ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 13th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ‘ 17 (No class 9th and 23rd October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. Individualised and creative workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. An inspiring, sociable and stimulating opportunity to enjoy the surroundings of Malvern Theatres and explore different creative mediums. Please note that there are only a limited number of places per session. Registering…

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 13th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Le goût des autres (15)

Dates: November 12th 7:30 pm
  Malvern French Film Centre at the Coach House Theatre "The Taste of Others" Director: Agnès Jaoui Castella owns a industrial plant, Bruno is his flute-playing driver, Franck is his temporary bodyguard. His wife Angélique does interior decorating and loves her dog. Castella decides to hire Clara, an actress, to tutor him in English, and he finds her and her Bohemian lifestyle fascinating. Is this love? What would she say if he declared himself? Through Bruno, Franck meets Manie, a barmaid who deals hash. They begin an affair. Are they in love? They joke about marriage. As the women hold…

Être et avoir (U)

Dates: November 12th 5:00 pm
  Malvern French Film Centre at the Coach House Theatre Director: Nicolas Philibert How do we learn to live with others and their wishes? This is the question posed in a village schoolhouse in Auvergne, where Georges Lopez teaches 13 children, ages ranging from about four to 12. Against a landscape of mountains and farmland, in weather from driving snow to rain to sun, the children gather in Lopez's warm and colorful classroom, to read, write dictation, cook, and sort things out.  At year's end, they look ahead to the next stage, visiting the secondary school. As they learn sums…
  Butterworth A Shropshire Lad R Strauss Four Last Songs Elgar/Payne Symphony No 3   Michael Lloyd conductor Alison Roddy soprano   An air of nostalgia pervades this programme: Butterworth’s lovely Rhapsody with its tangible sense of yearning for an England gone by; the emotional depths of Strauss’s heart-achingly beautiful Four Last Songs; and the old-order resistance to changing world events in Elgar’s writing, so illuminatingly brought to life by Anthony Payne in 1997. We are joined by international opera & concert soprano, Alison Roddy, whose career has taken her around the world’s top opera houses including her spell as…

The Magic Flute

Dates: November 11th 7:30 pm
  Following their hugely popular and critically acclaimed production of Carmen last February, Olivier award winning OperaUpClose return with their bold new take on Mozart’s classic. Invited behind the velvet rope at London’s most exclusive club, Tamino doesn’t have time to stop for beggars, paparazzi, or even his girlfriend Pamina.  Going to bed after a blazing row later that night, this ordinary couple relive the events and encounters of the evening in dreams made extraordinary by the lateness of the hour, their befuddled senses, and yes, a touch of magic. This production will re-invent The Magic Flute in fabulous new…

Youth Theatre ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 11th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until 9th December 2017

    Saturday 16th September – Saturday 9th December ‘ 17 ( No class 28th October)  Ages 12+ Improve your performance skills, vocal techniques and enhance your knowledge of theatrical practices. Youth Theatre will also have the chance to see one of our Autumn shows; along with their very own private Q&A with the cast. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Laine School of Arts. For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Singing For Fun (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 10th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 8th December 2017

    Friday 8th September – Friday 8th December ’17 (No classes 17th November + 27th October)  For adults of all ages Come along and join in our relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Showaddywaddy

Dates: November 10th
  ‘The Greatest Rock & Roll Band In The World’ is a bold statement but Showaddywaddy has lived up to that title for the last 4 decades! Formed in the 1970s in Leicester from several local bands, they have sold more than 20 million records and have toured all corners of the World extensively. Their live show is dynamic and uplifting featuring all of their biggest hits, many of which reached number one in the pop charts of Europe. ‘Under The Moon of Love’, ‘Three Steps to Heaven’, ‘Hey Rock & Roll’, ‘When’, ‘Blue Moon’, ‘Pretty Little Angel Eyes’ and…

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 9th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Antigone

Dates: November 8th 7:45 pm
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  A brother condemned to walk forever in the shadow of death. A family teetering on the brink of catastrophe. A world where one girl dares to take a stand. This blistering new adaptation sees Sophocles’ tragedy reimagined in a dystopian landscape, where fate is written in code and where drones flock across the skies. Brought to life by innovative theatre company Actors of Dionysus, this production combines bold ideas with passionate and visceral physical theatre. Running time 1 hour 20 mins no interval Age restriction: 14+ Reviews of Helen 2016: "Astonishing and unforgettable...this is highly, highly recommended production", Fringe…

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 8th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark Xtra ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 6th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ‘ 17 (No class 9th and 23rd October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. Individualised and creative workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. An inspiring, sociable and stimulating opportunity to enjoy the surroundings of Malvern Theatres and explore different creative mediums. Please note that there are only a limited number of places per session. Registering…

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 6th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Duet for One

Dates: November 6th - November 11th
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Belinda Lang and Oliver Cotton in Duet for One By Tom Kempinski Originally produced at the Almeida and following an acclaimed run in London’s West End, Tom Kempinski’s multi award winning play Duet for One tours the UK. In this powerful and deeply moving play Stephanie Abrahams (Belinda Lang), a brilliant concert violinist who seemingly has it all, is forced to re-evaluate her life when struck down by an unforeseen tragedy. Faced with a truth too difficult to comprehend she consults psychiatrist Dr Feldmann (Oliver Cotton) and through a series of highly charged encounters is led to examine her deepest emotions…

Stick Man

Dates: November 6th - November 7th
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  Scamp Theatre and Freckle Productions present STICK MAN Touching, funny and utterly original, Scamp Theatre’s delightful adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s STICK MAN is coming back to Malvern Theatres! What starts off as a morning jog becomes quite the misadventure for Stick Man: a dog wants to play fetch with him, a swan builds a nest with him, and he even ends up on a fire! How will Stick Man ever get back to the family tree? This award-winning production, from the teams behind Tiddler and other Terrific Tales and The Scarecrows’ Wedding, features a trio of top actors…
  Russian State Ballet and Opera House Presents  Romeo & Juliet – ‘Thus with a kiss I die’ Music by S. Prokofiev  Featuring live Orchestra with over 30 musicians  ‘By far the best company to bring Russian ballet to British audiences’ Stage Talk Magazine Join us for an unforgettable journey as Russian State Ballet and Opera House is back for their annual UK tour with Romeo and Juliet. Romeo and Juliet is the world’s best known love story. William Shakespeare’s story of Romeo and Juliet was one of the first works of literature to inspire ballet choreographers, so perfectly suited…

Youth Theatre ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 4th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until 9th December 2017

    Saturday 16th September – Saturday 9th December ‘ 17 ( No class 28th October)  Ages 12+ Improve your performance skills, vocal techniques and enhance your knowledge of theatrical practices. Youth Theatre will also have the chance to see one of our Autumn shows; along with their very own private Q&A with the cast. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Laine School of Arts. For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 
English Symphony Orchestra with Zoe Beyers (Soloist/Director) Mozart: Divertimento in D K.136 (15') Schubert: Rondo in A for violin and strings D.438 (15') Kreisler: Liebesfreud, Liebesleid and Schön Rosmarin (10') Elgar: Serenade for Strings (15') Britten: Simple Symphony (20') Newly-appointed ESO Leader Zoë Beyers, one of the UK’s finest and most admired violinists, features as director and soloist in a programme of evergreen string orchestra favourites and show stopping virtuoso works for violin and strings. Elgar’s Serenade and Britten’s Simple Symphony stand out for their melodic inspiration and youthful charm and energy.

An Evening with Pam Ayres

Dates: November 3rd 7:30 pm
      Pam Ayres has been making the nation laugh for over 40 years. Funny and warm, her charming understated manner belies a rare comic precision.   Her hair-trigger timing, her eye for the absurd details of everyday life, and unforgettable turn of phrase, combine to make her a true national treasure. Recent radio broadcasts include Just A Minute, Loose Ends, and five of her own series of Ayres On The Air for Radio 4. “Pam Ayres’ session was one of my highlights of the Hay Festival this year because I laughed so hard that my stomach ached for…

Murder on the Orient Express (12A)

Dates: November 3rd - November 16th
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  Hercule Poirot is a renowned detective, but the famed Orient Express throws up what is perhaps his toughest case yet…. On a train journey as famous as the detective, Hercule Poirot (Kenneth Branagh), is forced to launch an investigation onboard the Orient Express when a murder is discovered. With the train stuck due to a snow drift, Poirot is disturbed from his sleep by a cry coming from one of the other compartments. A wealthy American by the name of Ratchett (Johnny Depp) has been murdered. Poirot faces the difficult challenge of discovering the culprit before it’s too late,…

Singing For Fun (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 3rd
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 8th December 2017

    Friday 8th September – Friday 8th December ’17 (No classes 17th November + 27th October)  For adults of all ages Come along and join in our relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 2nd
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Hans Rey: Riding Life

Dates: November 1st 7:45 pm
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  Presented by Speakers from the Edge: Hans Rey, the former World Champion, pioneer of Freeride, Mountain Bike Hall of Famer and mountain bike adventurer, will take audiences on an inspiring journey through his 30 year career and show you some of the best trails and destinations worldwide. Covering his early riding days in Germany, the mountain bike boom in America, his extreme biking feats and adventures – which include the first bike descent of Mt. Kenya, riding the Indian Himalayas, the Alps and Inca Trail, and traversing the Sinai Desert - and how his charity Wheels4Life is changing the…

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: November 1st
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

A Princess Undone

Dates: October 31st - November 4th
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  “It’s not easy being a Princess” Kensington Palace, 1993. She was the Diana of her day. That day has gone. But HRH The Princess Margaret has a final chance to be of service. Acquiring potentially sensational letters from Charles and Diana, she means to burn them all. But there are other papers, relating to Margaret herself. And when an ex-gangster admirer shows up, the Queen’s sister has the choice to make or break her family yet again. Inspired by actual events, A Princess Undone visits Malvern Theatres prior to a London run – starring Harriet Thorpe, much loved for…

Chance 2 Dance PM ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 30th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17  (No classes 23rd October + 6th November) Ages 55+ An advanced dance class for those seeking a more expressive and energetic dance session.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Chance 2 Dance AM (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 30th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No classes 23rd October + 6th November)   Ages 55+  A wonderful opportunity to take part in a gentle exercise workshop. This session teaches basic dance routines using simple movements. These sessions are led by an experienced tutor from Dancefest.   For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark Xtra ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 30th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ‘ 17 (No class 9th and 23rd October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. Individualised and creative workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. An inspiring, sociable and stimulating opportunity to enjoy the surroundings of Malvern Theatres and explore different creative mediums. Please note that there are only a limited number of places per session. Registering…

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 30th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk
  How do you tame wildness? For hundreds of thousand of years our ancestors existed in a world where they depended on wild plants and animals. They were hunter-gatherers – consummate survival experts, but taking the world as they found it. Then a revolution happened: we started to domesticate wild species and they became crucial to our own survival and success. Join Alice Roberts as she delves into archaeology, history and genetics to reveal the amazing stories of the species that became our allies. From dogs, cattle and horses to wheat, potatoes and apples, find out how taming all these…

Aldwyn Voices

Dates: October 29th 3:30 pm
  ALDWYN VOICES   MUSIC INSPIRED BY POETRY   Adrian Lucas - Conductor Fenella Humphreys - Violin Nicola Eimer - Piano   'The Lark Ascending' - Ralph Vaughan Williams (Original version for Violin & Piano 1919) Choral works include: Dance clarion air - Tippett Love bade me welcome - John Tavener O wild west wind - Elgar White flowering days - Finzi The evening primrose - Britten The Flower-Roth   Sponsored by Malvern Town Council & Malvern Civic Society   Great Malvern Priory, Church Street, Malvern WR14 2AY   The Autumn in Malvern Festival is a renowned series of artistic…

Alexander O’Neal

Dates: October 28th 7:45 pm
  Alexander O’Neal confirms Malvern amongst his final '30 Years of Hearsay' UK Tour dates! Alexander O'Neal has created a cult appreciation across the globe. His back catalogue transporting his singles in to the UK and Billboard top tens as well as a triple platinum selling album and ever expanding discography. Securing his name in the R&B history books, Alexander O'Neal is one of the genres most iconic names. With chart smash ‘Criticize' still lighting up dance floors across the world thirty years after its release, his sound has transcended generations. Due to phenomenal public demand, Alexander has confirmed another final run of '30…

Lore of Averages

Dates: October 28th 7:30 pm
  “You scare little children for a living, his sister’s married to an elf, and I’m the one that’s not normal?” Myth and legend.  Gods and monsters.  Stories from the distant past. But what happens when they are brought into the 21st Century? Join Treefrog Theatre Company for a light-hearted look at what happens when folk lore meets the modern world. This show contains strong language and brief nudity, and is therefore not suitable for under-16’s

Breathe (12A)

Dates: October 27th - November 2nd
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  For his directorial debut, Andy Serkis brings to life the inspiring true love story between Robin Cavendish (Andrew Garfield) and his wife Diana (Claire Foy), an adventurous couple who refuse to give up in the face of a devastating disease. When Robin is struck down by polio at the age of 28, he is confined to a hospital bed and given only a few months to live. With the help of Diana's twin brothers (Tom Hollander) and the groundbreaking ideas of inventor Teddy Hall (Hugh Bonneville), Robin and Diana dare to escape the hospital ward to seek out a…
  October Half-Term Friday 27th October 10:30am – 12:30pm: 8 – 12yrs 2pm – 4pm: 13yrs+ Kate Griffiths has a wealth of experience as a professional Stage Makeup artist. During the workshop you will learn the basic skills and techniques used in the TV and film industry, through ageing for character makeups, fantasy and sci-fi. Be warned; this session isn’t for the faint-hearted. £16.50 per person (Inclusive of 12% booking fee)

Ray Mears: Born to go Wild

Dates: October 27th
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  From a very young age Ray discovered the joys of exploring the Wilderness, the most intact, undisturbed wild natural areas left on our planet. His fascination with this environment that has not been modified by civilised human activity, has greatly shaped his life. Ray will take you on a journey that he deeply values for cultural, spiritual, moral and aesthetic reasons and explain why he believes these are vital for the human spirit and creativity.   Ticket price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.
October Half-Term Thursday 26th October 10am-1pm Oh I just can’t wait to be… A STAR! A morning of creative fun led by Sophie-Jo Lusted of Monkeys in Motion. Come and join Simba`s adventure where you will explore the music and dance of The Lion King as well as making your own masks to take away! Please bring along refreshments and a snack to sustain your little one on their jungle adventure!
  115th Season 2017-18..   Doric String Quartet Alex Redington violin Jonathan Stone violin Hélène Clément viola John Myerscough cello   Thomas Adès The Four Quarters, Op.28 (2010) Haydn String Quartet in A, Op.20, No.6 Mendelssohn String Quartet No.6 in F minor, Op.80   The Doric String Quartet has firmly established itself as the leading British string quartet of its generation, receiving enthusiastic responses from audiences and critics across the globe. Selected for representation by the Young Classical Artists Trust in 2006, the Quartet went on to win several prizes including 1st prize at the 2008 Osaka International Chamber Music…

Rich Hall’s Hoedown

Dates: October 25th 8:00 pm
  Off The Kerb Productions presents RICH HALL’S HOEDOWN  Rich Hall’s critically acclaimed new show begins its second leg of touring. There has never been a better time to be an American comedian in the UK. Hall’s precision dismantling of the tenuous relationship between two countries is as freewheeling and deadly accurate as ever. His BBC Four documentaries, most recently Rich Hall’s Countrier Than You and Rich Hall’s Presidential Grudge Match and BBC Radio 4 series Rich Hall’s (US Election) Breakdown have built him a new legion of followers, as has appearances on Have I Got News For You and…
  Relaxed screenings are specifically designed for people who find regular performance settings challenging.  We extend a warm welcome to people who feel overwhelmed by the ordinary scheduled cinema screenings.  These relaxed screenings are open to anyone who would benefit from a relaxed, non-judgemental atmosphere including (but not limited to) people living with dementia; people with an Autism Spectrum Condition; people with learning difficulties; people with sensory or communication difficulties; parents with young babies; and anyone who feels they would benefit from a more supportive and inclusive film going experience. About the film: Haunted by his time fighting in the WWI, author A.A…
  Unfortunately this event has been cancelled.

Wait Until Dark

Dates: October 24th - October 28th
  The Original Theatre company in association with Eastbourne Theatres present WAIT UNTIL DARK Directed by Alastair Whatley Designed by David Woodhead From the hand of Frederick Knott, author of Dial M Murder, and the producers behind Night Must Fall and Birdsong, comes a major revival of the classic, edge of your seat, thriller Wait Until Dark. Set amidst the social turbulence of 60’s London the play follows the story of Suzy, a blind woman who left alone in her apartment becomes embroiled with a group of conmen hatching an elaborate scam. As the tension notches up, Suzy is left…

Bolshoi: Le Corsaire

Dates: October 22nd 4:00 pm
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  Broadcast LIVE from Moscow Amidst a bustling market, the pirate Conrad falls in love at first sight with the beautiful Medora, the ward of the slave merchant Lankedem’s bazaar. Conrad kidnaps Medora when Lanquedem decides to sell her to the Pasha. Inspired by Lord Byron’s epic poem and reworked by Alexei Ratmansky from Petipa’s exotic 19th century classic, this miracle of the repertoire is one of the Bolshoi’s most lavish productions. Complete with a magnificent awe-inspring shipwreck and dramatic scenery, this grand romance allows enough dancing for nearly the entire company and made especially for those who seek miracles…

Victorian Malvern – Festival Walk

Dates: October 21st 10:30 am
  FESTIVAL WALK 2017 - VICTORIAN MALVERN   Led by   DENISE PRESTON   Expert on the Victorian era, Denise Preston, leads a newly created walk from the railway station to central Malvern. Much of the built environment and streetscape on the route has remained unchanged since the mid-19th century. Full of fascinating information about Victorian Malvern.   Sponsored by The English Speaking Union   Great Malvern Train Station - Meet at the main entrance on the town side. The festival cannot be held responsible for accident, injury or loss.   The Autumn in Malvern Festival is a renowned series…

Youth Theatre ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 21st
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until 9th December 2017

    Saturday 16th September – Saturday 9th December ‘ 17 ( No class 28th October)  Ages 12+ Improve your performance skills, vocal techniques and enhance your knowledge of theatrical practices. Youth Theatre will also have the chance to see one of our Autumn shows; along with their very own private Q&A with the cast. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Laine School of Arts. For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Dinosaur World

Dates: October 21st - October 22nd
  Looking for fun days out with the kids this October Half-Term? Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World in this interactive new show for all the family (ages 3+). Grab your compass and join our intrepid explorer across unchartered territories to discover a pre-historic world of astonishing (and remarkably life-like) dinosaurs. Meet a host of impressive creatures, including every child’s favourite flesh-eating giant, the Tyrannosaurus Rex, a Triceratops, Giraffatitan and Segnosaurus, to name a few! Ticket price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.
  Re-live the iconic sound of The Police and front man Sting with this unmissable pitch perfect production. Fans of the legendary rock band won’t believe their ears as Message in a Bottle brings the stage alive with the magic of The Police’s greatest hits including Every Breath You Take, Roxanne, Message in a Bottle, Walking on the Moon, So Lonely and Englishman in New York. Whether you’re a diehard fan or just a lover of great music, this energetic live show oozes authenticity and promises a medley of music that’s guaranteed to have you singing your heart out.  …
  Parisian singer Céline Dommart brings her unique blend of French chanson, Spanish tango and American jazz to the Coach House, Malvern on Friday 20th October 2017.  Following airplay on BBC Radio 3 for her debut EP 'La Vie En Rose', Céline has just released an album (Dans Les Cafes Voisins) with her quartet.  The band - Montparnasse – features  award winning acoustic guitarist Cris Tolley, double bass legend Paul Smith and drum wizard Robin Payne on drums and percussion. The band have a unique sound and approach.  Céline sings in French, English, Spanish and Italian - opening up a…

The Jungle Bunch (U)

Dates: October 20th - October 28th
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October Half-Term In their first big screen adventure, the Jungle Bunch's tiger striped Kung Fu penguin leader Maurice and his comrades - a goldfish, tarsier and gorilla - fight to protect the jungle from a gang of silly baboons lead by Igor the evil Koala. The Jungle Bunch follows a gang of misfit animals on a mission to protect their jungle home. In their first big screen adventure, the Jungle Bunch's tiger striped Kung Fu penguin leader Maurice and his comrades - a goldfish, tarsier and gorilla - fight to protect the jungle from a gang of silly baboons lead…

Blade Runner 2049 (15)

Dates: October 20th - October 26th
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  When a new blade runner digs up some shady past events, he discovers a secret which poses a threat to his already dysfunctional society. The year is 2049, and there is a new blade runner in town in the shape of LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling). When he uncovers a dark and dirty secret from the past, he realises that the dismal metropolis he lives in could be about to go from bad to worse. His detective work leads him to believe that only one man can help solve the conundrum, but finding someone that’s been missing for 30…

Singing For Fun (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 20th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 8th December 2017

    Friday 8th September – Friday 8th December ’17 (No classes 17th November + 27th October)  For adults of all ages Come along and join in our relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 19th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk
  Come and join in this exclusive, intimate evening of stories, songs, and silver tinged laughter “One of the most affecting voices in British folk” – Q Magazine “Her voice remains a thing of extraordinary beauty.” – MOJO One of the finest interpreters of traditional folk song and one of our most emotive original songwriters - melding old and new so you can barely see the join. Mercury Prize Winner. Folk Singer of the Year, Best Live Act, Best Album and Best Original Song winner at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards. Inveterate Yorkshire Tea drinker. Freeman of Barnsley. Darling of…

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 18th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Mother! (18)

Dates: October 17th - October 19th
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  A mysterious pair of lodgers break a remote couple’s equilibrium, and as events unfold, things only begin to get weirder. Grace and Eli (Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem) are settling into their new country home. In this remote location, it’s the perfect place to relax and enjoy each other’s company – just the two of them. However, this brief stint of peace is about to be challenged by the appearance of two strangers (Ed Harris and Michelle Pfeiffer) who arrive and begin lodging with them, seemingly uninvited. Eli seems less troubled by their appearance than his wife, Grace. And…

Chance 2 Dance PM ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 16th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17  (No classes 23rd October + 6th November) Ages 55+ An advanced dance class for those seeking a more expressive and energetic dance session.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Chance 2 Dance AM (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 16th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No classes 23rd October + 6th November)   Ages 55+  A wonderful opportunity to take part in a gentle exercise workshop. This session teaches basic dance routines using simple movements. These sessions are led by an experienced tutor from Dancefest.   For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark Xtra ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 16th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ‘ 17 (No class 9th and 23rd October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. Individualised and creative workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. An inspiring, sociable and stimulating opportunity to enjoy the surroundings of Malvern Theatres and explore different creative mediums. Please note that there are only a limited number of places per session. Registering…

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 16th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Genius

Dates: October 16th
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  Anjali has been celebrating the creative abilities and artistic potential of people with learning disabilities and making high-quality, professional-level dance for over 20 years. During this performance an exceptional group of six dancers will perform two works. Gary Clarke’s Beethoven takes a touching and darkly humorous look at the extraordinary personal life and musical works of Ludwig van Beethoven. In Bloodsucker, Lea Anderson has created a stylised, gently humorous exploration of the legend of the vampire Nosferatu and his depiction in film. Ticket price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.   “One of the brightest companies in…

The Real Thing

Dates: October 16th - October 21st
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  Theatre Royal Bath Productions presents Laurence Fox in The Real Thing by Tom Stoppard Directed by Stephen Unwin “A play that reminds you why you go to the theatre and why you fall in love. And why, just sometimes, it is all worth the effort” The Spectator Henry is the smartest and sharpest playwright of his generation. His wife, Charlotte, an actress, has been appearing in a play by Henry about a couple whose marriage is on the verge of collapse. Max, her leading man, is also married to an actress, Annie. When Henry’s affair with Annie threatens to…

Tout en haut du monde (PG)

Dates: October 15th 7:30 pm
  Malvern French Film Centre at the Coach House Theatre Director: Rémi Chayé It is 1882, Saint Petersburg. Sasha, a young Russian aristocrat, has always been fascinated by her grandfather's life as an adventurer. A renowned explorer, he designed a magnificent arctic ship, but he hasn't returned from his last expedition to the North Pole. To save her family's honor, Sasha runs away. Headed towards the Great North, she follows her grandfather's trail in search of his famous ship. (Animation) Cert: PG Running time: 78 mins   [caption id="attachment_5347" align="alignleft" width="300"] Les Intouchables (15) 24th Sept, 7:30pm[/caption] [caption id="attachment_5346" align="alignleft"…

MET Die Zauberflöte

Dates: October 14th 5:55 pm
  Die Zauberflöte (Mozart) Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts the full-length German version of Mozart’s magical fable, seen in Julie Taymor’s spectacular production, which captures both the opera’s earthy comedy and its noble mysticism. Conductor: James Levine Cast: Golda Schultz (Pamina), Kathryn Lewek (Queen of the Night), Charles Castronovo (Tamino), Markus Werba (Papageno), Christian Van Horn (Sprecher), Sarastro (René Pape)   Approx running time: 3hrs 29 mins [meta_gallery_carousel id="2749"]     Ticket price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.
  THE FATEFUL VOYAGE Matthew Sandy - Tenor Simon Over - Piano Kate Kennedy - Narrator Devised by biographer, Kate Kennedy, this recital tells the story of the extraordinary friendship between two Great War composers and a poet - F.S. Kelly, William Denis Browne and Rupert Brooke. The sequence weaves together song, poetry, letters and diaries. The Fateful Voyage is the title of a forthcoming biography on the subject by Kate Kennedy. In association with The Friends of the Dymock Poets Colwall Village Hall directions: From Malvern follow B4218 over the hills, go through Colwall Village, turn right before railway…

Youth Theatre ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 14th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until 9th December 2017

    Saturday 16th September – Saturday 9th December ‘ 17 ( No class 28th October)  Ages 12+ Improve your performance skills, vocal techniques and enhance your knowledge of theatrical practices. Youth Theatre will also have the chance to see one of our Autumn shows; along with their very own private Q&A with the cast. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Laine School of Arts. For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Kingsman: The Golden Circle (15)

Dates: October 13th - October 16th
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  Gadgets, wit and undeniable class: the quintessentially British renegade spies are back. Both of them. After an ambiguous departure in the last film, Matthew Vaughn’s much anticipated sequel promises even more action for everyone’s favourite key characters. But this time, it’s in the very un-British Wild West. Secret agents Eggsy (Taron Egerton) and Merlin (Mark Strong) are about to form a ‘special relationship’ with their American counterparts – an organisation appropriately dubbed Stateside. The US espionage organisation is every bit Yank that Kingsman is English, complete with headquarters hidden within a whisky distillery, serious guns and, of course, Jeff…
    Friday 8th September – Friday 8th December ’17 (No classes 17th November + 27th October)  For adults of all ages The singing session on Friday 13th October has been cancelled. Come along and join in our relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Ocean Film Festival World Tour

Dates: October 13th
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  Calling all ocean lovers! The annual Ocean Film Festival is sweeping towards Malvern with a brand new selection of the world’s most amazing ocean films, from both above and below the surface. Brought to you by the team behind the Banff Film Festival UK Tour, this collection of short films celebrates divers, paddlers, surfers and oceanographers who live for the sea’s salt spray. Be wowed at the mind blowing marine life; exhilarated by the power of the waves, and inspired by the characters who dedicate their lives to answering the call of the ocean. Age Guidance: 12A (TBC) Visit…

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 12th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 11th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk
English Symphony Orchestra Kenneth Woods- Artistic Director Raphael Wallfisch- cello Haydn- Symphony no. 45 in F-sharp minor “Farewell” Schumann- Cello Concerto in A minor Mozart- Symphony no. 41 in C major “Jupiter” The ESO launch their new series of concerts in Malvern Priory by saying goodbye with a performance of Haydn’s enigmatic Farewell symphony. Renowned cello virtuoso Raphael Wallfisch joins the ESO for a performance of Schumann’s beloved Cello Concerto and the concert concludes with Mozart’s final symphony, a work crowned by the greatest of all symphonic finales. “Kings Place would be wise to plan a weekend for Woods and…

Cabaret starring Will Young and Louise Redknapp

Dates: October 10th - October 14th
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  In the role that earned him an Olivier award nomination and WhatsOnStage award, Will Young reprises his critically acclaimed performance of Emcee in Rufus Norris’ production of Cabaret. Ever since winning the inaugural series of Pop Idol in 2002, Will Young has been one of the UK’s most popular and successful music artists and holds the record for the fastest selling debut single in British chart history. Playing Sally Bowles will be musician, TV presenter and 2016 Strictly Come Dancing runner up Louise Redknapp. Since its Broadway premiere in 1966 and the famous movie version with Liza Minnelli and…

The Hunting of the Snark

Dates: October 10th
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  All aboard! The ship is departing! All children, animals and silly people welcome! The impossible voyage of an improbable crew to hunt an imaginary creature is brought magically to life in this sparkling musical comedy adventure for 4 to 94 year olds. Enter the imaginative world of Alice in Wonderland creator, Lewis Carroll, in this brand new, highly original, ultra-modern adaptation inspired by his much loved classic poem. Fresh from London’s West End, this show features five high-energy actors, life-like puppets, fantastical characters, and lashings of daft humour. A riotous ragtag gang of bold adventurers including the Boy, the…

Chance 2 Dance PM ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 9th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17  (No classes 23rd October + 6th November) Ages 55+ An advanced dance class for those seeking a more expressive and energetic dance session.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Chance 2 Dance AM (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 9th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No classes 23rd October + 6th November)   Ages 55+  A wonderful opportunity to take part in a gentle exercise workshop. This session teaches basic dance routines using simple movements. These sessions are led by an experienced tutor from Dancefest.   For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 9th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

MET Norma

Dates: October 7th 5:55 pm
  Norma (Vincenzo Bellini) – New Production “Ponselle, Milanov, Sutherland, Callas … after last night, Radvanovsky can add her name to the list,” declared the Huffington Post when Sondra Radvanovsky made her Met role debut as Norma in 2013. The 2017–18 season opens with a new production of Bellini’s masterpiece, starring Radvanovsky as the Druid priestess and Joyce DiDonato as her archrival, Adalgisa—a casting coup for bel canto fans. Tenor Joseph Calleja is Pollione, Norma’s unfaithful husband, and Carlo Rizzi conducts. Sir David McVicar’s evocative production sets the action deep in a Druid forest where nature and ancient ritual rule.…
  DAVID EVANS FRSA on HAROLD & LAURA KNIGHT A PARTNERSHIP OF PAINTERS   This illustrated talk investigates the development of Laura and Harold's working relationship over more than fifty years. Both were leading artists of the first half of the 20th century. Though a fine portrait painter, Harold was to some extent overshadowed by his more famous wife.   In association with The Friends of Dame Laura Knight Society   Colwall Village Hall directions: From Malvern follow B4218 over the hills, go through Colwall Village, turn right before railway bridge into Mill Lane. The hall is 50 yards on…

Connected Planet to Extended Universe

Dates: October 7th 10:30 am
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  Join us this year to find out about how the Internet of Things is connecting everything around us and how we are innovating to explore the far reaches of the universe. Once again we have an exciting double bill, this year featuring BBC’s Robot Wars judge Dr Lucy Rogers and astrophysicist Dr Megan Argo. Wiring the Internet of Things We're living on an ever more connected planet in which devices all around us are communicating with each other and responding to data. Hear how you can make fun, frivilous and even very useful devices at home with Raspberry Pi…
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Youth Theatre ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 7th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until 9th December 2017

    Saturday 16th September – Saturday 9th December ‘ 17 ( No class 28th October)  Ages 12+ Improve your performance skills, vocal techniques and enhance your knowledge of theatrical practices. Youth Theatre will also have the chance to see one of our Autumn shows; along with their very own private Q&A with the cast. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Laine School of Arts. For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Goodbye Christopher Robin (PG)

Dates: October 6th - October 12th
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  Haunted by his time fighting in the WWI, author A.A Milne retreats to the countryside, where his son Christopher Robin provides the inspiration to create the magical world of Winne the Pooh. Post-World War I, and Britain is a miserable place, in need of something positive to replace the sense of suffering and loss with hope and joy. Playwright A. A Milne is going through a period of self-doubt, himself bearing the mental scars from witnessing his friends and comrades die in battle. Seeking peace and a little solitude, Milne and his wife retreat to a beautiful woodland home,…

Singing For Fun (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 6th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 8th December 2017

    Friday 8th September – Friday 8th December ’17 (No classes 17th November + 27th October)  For adults of all ages Come along and join in our relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk
  The CBSO's recently appointed Music Director Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla has chosen Malvern for one of her first touring engagements with the orchestra. The concert will open with Weber's celebrated overture to Der Freischutz before the orchestra is joined by clarinettist Jorg Widmann for a performance of Mozart's autumnal Clarinet Concerto. The concert ends with a performance of Brahms's Symphony No. 1. The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Conducted by Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla with Jorg Widmann (Clarinet) Weber: Overture to Der Freischütz Mozart: Clarinet Concerto K. 622 Brahms: Symphony No. 1 ★★★★★"The 29-year-old Lithuanian has already established a wonderful rapport with the members of the…

NT: Hamlet (Encore)

Dates: October 5th 7:00 pm
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  Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. Directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica) and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, the original 2015 broadcast was experienced by over half a million people worldwide. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralysed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state. Ticket price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 5th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

The Hollies

Dates: October 5th
The Hollies are one of Britain’s best-loved groups. Their soaring, distinctive harmonies, brilliantly crafted songs, and cultivated musicianship; coupled with The Hollies extensive back catalogue of hits, has ensured the longevity of one of the greatest Pop groups to emerge from the early 1960’s British Rock revolution: a time when British Music began to shake the world. The band have released some of the best-loved pop songs ever: The Air That I Breathe, American number 1: Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress), Bus Stop, I’m Alive, Carrie Anne, the soul-stirring He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother... the list goes…

Detroit (15)

Dates: October 4th 2:00 pm
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  Racial tension reaches boiling point on the streets of Detroit in the aftermath of the 1967 Algiers Motel murders, in director Kathryn Bigelow’s tense crime drama. Detroit, 1967, and the shocking murder of three African-American men at the Algiers Motel takes place. Security guard Melvin Dismukes (John Boyega) is on-duty at the time of the shooting, and questioned by police who falsely label him as a prime suspect. The events which unfold in the aftermath lead to a police raid on an unlicensed bar, followed by five days of rioting, leaving over 2,000 buildings destroyed and 43 dead. Fifty…

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 4th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk
  Have you got any burning wildlife questions? BBC TV wildlife presenter and cameraman Gordon Buchanan has travelled the planet – from South America, Asia, Africa, Papua New Guinea, Russia and Alaska – and will definitely have some interesting answers! This is a show for any wildlife enthusiast who wants to enjoy the spell-binding stories of the natural world from a man who has experienced danger face to face. Audiences are invited to listen and interact with Gordon Buchanan as the highly acclaimed television wildlife cameraman and presenter of the popular BBC ‘Animal Family and Me’ series shares an insight…

Detroit (15)

Dates: October 3rd 7:45 pm
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  Racial tension reaches boiling point on the streets of Detroit in the aftermath of the 1967 Algiers Motel murders, in director Kathryn Bigelow’s tense crime drama. Detroit, 1967, and the shocking murder of three African-American men at the Algiers Motel takes place. Security guard Melvin Dismukes (John Boyega) is on-duty at the time of the shooting, and questioned by police who falsely label him as a prime suspect. The events which unfold in the aftermath lead to a police raid on an unlicensed bar, followed by five days of rioting, leaving over 2,000 buildings destroyed and 43 dead. Fifty…
  Jemima Parry-Jones MBE is Director of the International Centre for Birds of Prey and is one of the world’s leading authorities on the subject. This special talk promises to answer all your questions about local birds of prey as well as a spectacular display of flying in the Forum Theatre itself.   Ticket price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.

Chance 2 Dance PM ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 2nd
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17  (No classes 23rd October + 6th November) Ages 55+ An advanced dance class for those seeking a more expressive and energetic dance session.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Chance 2 Dance AM (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 2nd
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No classes 23rd October + 6th November)   Ages 55+  A wonderful opportunity to take part in a gentle exercise workshop. This session teaches basic dance routines using simple movements. These sessions are led by an experienced tutor from Dancefest.   For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark Xtra ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 2nd
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ‘ 17 (No class 9th and 23rd October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. Individualised and creative workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. An inspiring, sociable and stimulating opportunity to enjoy the surroundings of Malvern Theatres and explore different creative mediums. Please note that there are only a limited number of places per session. Registering…

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: October 2nd
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Detroit (15)

Dates: October 1st 7:45 pm
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  Racial tension reaches boiling point on the streets of Detroit in the aftermath of the 1967 Algiers Motel murders, in director Kathryn Bigelow’s tense crime drama. Detroit, 1967, and the shocking murder of three African-American men at the Algiers Motel takes place. Security guard Melvin Dismukes (John Boyega) is on-duty at the time of the shooting, and questioned by police who falsely label him as a prime suspect. The events which unfold in the aftermath lead to a police raid on an unlicensed bar, followed by five days of rioting, leaving over 2,000 buildings destroyed and 43 dead. Fifty…
  Malvern Outdoor Cinema Season presents: STAR WARS EPISODE IV: A NEW HOPE The Imperial Forces -- under orders from cruel Darth Vader (David Prowse) -- hold Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) hostage, in their efforts to quell the rebellion against the Galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) and Han Solo (Harrison Ford), captain of the Millennium Falcon, work together with the companionable droid duo R2-D2 (Kenny Baker) and C-3PO (Anthony Daniels) to rescue the beautiful princess, help the Rebel Alliance, and restore freedom and justice to the Galaxy. Cert: U Running time: 120 mins Come along with a blanket and enjoy this…

God’s Own Country (15)

Dates: October 1st - October 4th
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  A young farmer’s repetitive existence of casual sex, binge drinking and long working hours in rural Yorkshire takes an unexpected turn with the arrival of a handsome Romanian migrant worker. For 24-year-old Johnny Saxby (Josh O’Connor), life as a farmer’s son in the rolling hills of the Yorkshire countryside couldn’t be any bleaker. Actively gay, yet not openly so to his parents, he fills his time binge drinking and seeking casual sex, which leaves him feeling empty and longing to move elsewhere. But, then along comes a Romanian migrant worker named Gheorghe to assist with lambing season (Alec Secareanu)…
  MAD ABOUT THE MUSICALS Starring Jai McDowell winner of ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ and Michael Courtney Taking you on a whistle stop tour from the heart of London’s theatre land to the glitz of Broadway, MAD ABOUT THE MUSICALS is back once again, celebrating the very best songs from the shows we all know and love! With a host of your favourite numbers from the pen of Rodgers & Hammerstein, Kander & Ebb, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Boublil & Schonberg and many more, the talented cast of MAD ABOUT will evoke the true spirit of the stage, with brilliant vocals…

Detroit (15)

Dates: September 30th 7:45 pm
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  Racial tension reaches boiling point on the streets of Detroit in the aftermath of the 1967 Algiers Motel murders, in director Kathryn Bigelow’s tense crime drama. Detroit, 1967, and the shocking murder of three African-American men at the Algiers Motel takes place. Security guard Melvin Dismukes (John Boyega) is on-duty at the time of the shooting, and questioned by police who falsely label him as a prime suspect. The events which unfold in the aftermath lead to a police raid on an unlicensed bar, followed by five days of rioting, leaving over 2,000 buildings destroyed and 43 dead. Fifty…
  Determined to prove his importance on Sodor, Thomas takes James’ trucks and sets off on a big adventure to the Mainland. On the way he makes friends with the cheerful and helpful “Experimental Engines” but, after a wrong turn, finds himself lost in the steelworks. There, Thomas encounters two mysterious engines who instantly make him feel welcome but who aren’t what they first seem... After Thomas fails to return, James sets off to the Mainland but runs into trouble himself and it is up to Thomas and the Experimental Engines to save the day. Join Thomas in a tale…

Youth Theatre ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 30th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until 9th December 2017

    Saturday 16th September – Saturday 9th December ‘ 17 ( No class 28th October)  Ages 12+ Improve your performance skills, vocal techniques and enhance your knowledge of theatrical practices. Youth Theatre will also have the chance to see one of our Autumn shows; along with their very own private Q&A with the cast. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Laine School of Arts. For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

God’s Own Country (15)

Dates: September 29th 7:45 pm
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  A young farmer’s repetitive existence of casual sex, binge drinking and long working hours in rural Yorkshire takes an unexpected turn with the arrival of a handsome Romanian migrant worker. For 24-year-old Johnny Saxby (Josh O’Connor), life as a farmer’s son in the rolling hills of the Yorkshire countryside couldn’t be any bleaker. Actively gay, yet not openly so to his parents, he fills his time binge drinking and seeking casual sex, which leaves him feeling empty and longing to move elsewhere. But, then along comes a Romanian migrant worker named Gheorghe to assist with lambing season (Alec Secareanu)…

Singing For Fun (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 29th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 8th December 2017

    Friday 8th September – Friday 8th December ’17 (No classes 17th November + 27th October)  For adults of all ages Come along and join in our relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Voices of 1919

Dates: September 28th 7:30 pm
  ON NATIONAL POETRY DAY   Readings from the recently published anthology   VOICES OF 1919   The Great War is over. In the Spring of 1919 the village of Oakby awaits the return of survivors. Each household has its own story. Through the words of 20 contemporary poets, we hear the voices of villagers struggling to recall their past, to understand the present and to imagine the future.   Sponsored by Peter & Angela Sutton and supported by Worcestershire Literary Festival Location details: Elmslie House in at the cross roads of Avenue Road, Albert Road South and Albert Rd…

A Ghost Story (12A)

Dates: September 28th 4:30 pm
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  A young man dies before his time and attempts to reconnect with his beloved wife from the afterlife in this haunting spectacle from the brilliant mind of David Lowery. A young, nameless couple living together in a remote, countryside home. He spends his days composing music, whilst she secretly dreams about leaving. When the man perishes in a nasty car wreck, he yearns to reconnect with his wife and returns to their family home as a ghostly presence, watching others pass through the house. Over time, he begins to accept his place in the afterlife, and comes to understand…

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 28th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk
  Timeless World Tour 2017 Following a series of sell-out performances in 2016, the Timeless tour of the UK has been extended into 2017 due to overwhelming public demand! From the very beginnings of Dr Hook to the height of their success, Dennis Locorriere was the unmistakable voice of the band’s biggest hits and best loved songs. Receiving more than 70 Platinum & Gold Discs, Dr Hook have reached legendary status in many countries. Reviving special memories with classics such as Sylvia's Mother, Sexy Eyes, A Little Bit More, When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman, Sharing The Night…

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 27th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

A Ghost Story (12A)

Dates: September 26th 7:45 pm
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  A young man dies before his time and attempts to reconnect with his beloved wife from the afterlife in this haunting spectacle from the brilliant mind of David Lowery. A young, nameless couple living together in a remote, countryside home. He spends his days composing music, whilst she secretly dreams about leaving. When the man perishes in a nasty car wreck, he yearns to reconnect with his wife and returns to their family home as a ghostly presence, watching others pass through the house. Over time, he begins to accept his place in the afterlife, and comes to understand…

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Dates: September 26th 7:45 pm
  Direct from its success in London’s West End, a sold out UK tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story comes to Malvern Theatre. Using huge projection photos and original film footage, this 50th Anniversary Celebration also features a full live band performing all the hits including Mrs Robinson, Cecilia, Bridge Over Troubled Water, Homeward Bound and many more. "For once, you really can believe the hype" - British Theatre Guide "Authentic & Exciting" - The Stage "A Real Treat" - The Metro "Amazing" - Elaine Paige, BBC Radio 2 "Enchanting" - Captial Radio "Spine-Tingling…

Victoria and Abdul – Relaxed Screening (PG)

Dates: September 26th 2:00 pm
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  Relaxed screenings are specifically designed for people who find regular performance settings challenging.  We extend a warm welcome to people who feel overwhelmed by the ordinary scheduled cinema screenings.  These relaxed screenings are open to anyone who would benefit from a relaxed, non-judgemental atmosphere including (but not limited to) people living with dementia; people with an Autism Spectrum Condition; people with learning difficulties; people with sensory or communication difficulties; parents with young babies; and anyone who feels they would benefit from a more supportive and inclusive film going experience. About the film: In the latter years of her extraordinary rule, Queen Victoria…

Chance 2 Dance PM ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 25th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17  (No classes 23rd October + 6th November) Ages 55+ An advanced dance class for those seeking a more expressive and energetic dance session.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Chance 2 Dance AM (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 25th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No classes 23rd October + 6th November)   Ages 55+  A wonderful opportunity to take part in a gentle exercise workshop. This session teaches basic dance routines using simple movements. These sessions are led by an experienced tutor from Dancefest.   For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark Xtra ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 25th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ‘ 17 (No class 9th and 23rd October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. Individualised and creative workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. An inspiring, sociable and stimulating opportunity to enjoy the surroundings of Malvern Theatres and explore different creative mediums. Please note that there are only a limited number of places per session. Registering…

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 25th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

How The Other Half Loves

Dates: September 25th - September 30th
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  Directed by Alan Strachan  Following its critically acclaimed West End revival at the Haymarket, Alan Ayckbourn’s hilarious tale of matrimonial mishaps and London’s funniest comedy of 2016 embarks on a national tour. As Bob and Fiona clumsily try to cover up their affair, their spouses’ intervention only adds to the confusion. William and Mary Featherstone become hopelessly stuck in the middle, falsely accused of adultery and with no idea as to how they’ve become involved. The plot culminates in two disastrous dinner parties on successive nights, shown at the same time, after which the future of all three couples…

A Ghost Story (12A)

Dates: September 24th 7:45 pm
Category:
  A young man dies before his time and attempts to reconnect with his beloved wife from the afterlife in this haunting spectacle from the brilliant mind of David Lowery. A young, nameless couple living together in a remote, countryside home. He spends his days composing music, whilst she secretly dreams about leaving. When the man perishes in a nasty car wreck, he yearns to reconnect with his wife and returns to their family home as a ghostly presence, watching others pass through the house. Over time, he begins to accept his place in the afterlife, and comes to understand…

Les Intouchables (15)

Dates: September 24th 7:30 pm
  Malvern French Film Centre at the Coach House Theatre In Paris, the aristocratic and intellectual Philippe is a quadriplegic millionaire who is interviewing candidates for the position of his carer, with his red-haired secretary Magalie. Out of the blue, the rude African Driss cuts the line of candidates and brings a document from the Social Security and asks Phillipe to sign it to prove that he is seeking a job position so he can receive his unemployment benefit. Philippe challenges Driss, offering him a trial period of one month to gain experience helping him. Then Driss can decide whether…
  SACCONI STRING QUARTET   Mark Padmore - Tenor & Freddie Brown - Piano   Finzi - A Young Man's Exhortation Alec Roth - A Song Cycle on poems by Edward Thomas for Tenor & String Quartet (World Premiere - Festival Commission) Vaughan Williams - On Wenlock Edge for Tenor String Quartet & Piano   Sponsored by The Elmley Foundation & Arts Council England   The Autumn in Malvern Festival is a renowned series of artistic events & exhibitions held annually in the surroundings of the glorious Malvern Hills. Some of the most prestigious musicians, poets, writers, film makers and…

Grimethorpe Colliery Band

Dates: September 24th
  Come and join Grimethorpe Colliery Band to celebrate their centenary year! The Grimethorpe Colliery band was formed in 1917 as a leisure activity for the workmen at the colliery. International fame came to the band with the making of the 1995 film Brassed Off. Since the release of the film the band has toured extensively in Europe, including a film festival in Norway, the World Cup in Paris and the Eurovision Song Contest to an estimated television audience of 50 million! Price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.

Shakespeare’s Globe: King Lear

Dates: September 23rd 2:00 pm
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Please note this broadcast was due to be screened live on Thursday 21st September however will now be recorded and screened on Saturday 23rd September at 2pm. ‘Love, and be silent’ King Lear (Kevin R McNally) has three daughters, but no sons. Boldly he makes a decision to divide his kingdom among his children, but fails to anticipate the consequences of his actions. His generosity is cruelly repaid and Lear finds himself adrift, wandering homeless and destitute. As he comes to realize the false values by which he has lived, he finally encounters his own humanity. Running time: Approx. 3…
  MUSIC & POETRY An illustrated talk by ALEC ROTH A COMPOSER'S PERSPECTIVE   The distinguished composer, Alec Roth, has collaborated with several living poets including Vikram Seth. His illustrated talk will offer some personal insights into the creative processes where words and music come together. Alec's song-cycle with words by the Dymock poet, Edward Thomas, will be premiered by Mark Padmore at tomorrow's concert in Great Malvern Priory.   Sponsored by Jonathan Gibbs Books   GREAT MALVERN LIBRARY, Graham Road, Great Malvern, WR14 2HU   The Autumn in Malvern Festival is a renowned series of artistic events & exhibitions held…

Youth Theatre ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 23rd
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until 9th December 2017

    Saturday 16th September – Saturday 9th December ‘ 17 ( No class 28th October)  Ages 12+ Improve your performance skills, vocal techniques and enhance your knowledge of theatrical practices. Youth Theatre will also have the chance to see one of our Autumn shows; along with their very own private Q&A with the cast. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Laine School of Arts. For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 
  Armonico Consort & Baroque Orchestra Director | Christopher Monks  A towering masterpiece of the early Baroque and one of the greatest pillars of music history, Monteverdi Vespers of 1610 offer a stunning array of brilliant instrumental writing, opulent choruses and moving arias. Over 400 years ago this astounding work marked the end of the Renaissance and the beginning of the Baroque. The publication in 1610 almost certainly helped Monteverdi gain the prestigious post of maestro di cappella at St Mark's in Venice, which he kept until his death in 1643. "An excellent all-round performance, in which Monks led and…
  Join us for this illustrated talk by Joseph Brand, covering the first five opera's in this year's season. Lasting around 2 hours, the talk will be accompanied by recorded musical extracts and will give background information on the creators, performers and production associated with each opera.  Joseph Brand's sixty-plus years of opera-going covers some 2000 performances and he has written, reviewed and lectured widely on the subject of opera.  His enthusiasm has taken him to performances throughout the UK and abroad, including the MET itself. Admission for the talk is FREE, although numbers are limited so please book your…

Singing For Fun (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 22nd
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 8th December 2017

    Friday 8th September – Friday 8th December ’17 (No classes 17th November + 27th October)  For adults of all ages Come along and join in our relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk
  Welsh stars Rhydian, Richard & Adam come together with their live band to bring you a truly magical evening of classical arias and contemporary songs. Classically trained Rhydian has carved out a successful career both as a recording artist and in musical theatre – most recently starring in the national tour of Little Shop Of Horrors. The BRIT award winner’s entrancing live performances captivate audiences and demonstrate just what captured the hearts of the nation in 2007 when he appeared on the X Factor. Brothers Richard and Adam shot to fame in 2013 when they reached the finals in…

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 21st
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk
  115th Season 2017-18 Matthew Trusler violin Thomas Carroll cello Ashley Wass piano     Saint-Saëns Piano Trio No.1 in F, Op.18 Sally Beamish Piano Trio WORLD PREMIERE of a MALVERN CONCERT CLUB COMMISSION Brahms Piano Trio No.1 in B, Op.8 (1889 version)   Trio Apaches, comprising three of the UK’s most respected instrumental soloists, was formed in 2012 as the consequence of a shared desire to focus on innovative projects and challenging cross-genre collaborations, as well as to present masterworks of the trio repertoire in unfamiliar contexts. (Apaches means ‘ruffians’, the name adopted by a group of ‘artistic outcasts’,…

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 20th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

My Year With The Flying Scotsman

Dates: September 19th 7:45 pm
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  An Illustrated talk by the film maker DAVID PARKER Is there a finer sight than the grace and power of a huge steam engine on the move? The award winning television programme maker, David Parker, was lucky enough to be able to spend 12 months filming the rebuilding of Flying Scotsman, regarded by many as the world’s most famous steam engine. But the year was anything but a bed of roses. In this illustrated talk David will talk about how he first got involved with filming the ‘Scotsman’ and some of the challenges involved with filming across a year…

Chance 2 Dance PM ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 18th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17  (No classes 23rd October + 6th November) Ages 55+ An advanced dance class for those seeking a more expressive and energetic dance session.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Chance 2 Dance AM (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 18th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No classes 23rd October + 6th November)   Ages 55+  A wonderful opportunity to take part in a gentle exercise workshop. This session teaches basic dance routines using simple movements. These sessions are led by an experienced tutor from Dancefest.   For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark Xtra ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 18th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ‘ 17 (No class 9th and 23rd October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. Individualised and creative workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. An inspiring, sociable and stimulating opportunity to enjoy the surroundings of Malvern Theatres and explore different creative mediums. Please note that there are only a limited number of places per session. Registering…

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 18th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

The Billy Joel Songbook

Dates: September 18th
  THE BILLY JOEL SONGBOOK performed by ELIO PACE and his band Following on from his highly-acclaimed reunion concerts in the USA with Billy Joel’s original touring band, Elio Pace delivers this sensational tour celebrating the phenomenal music of Billy Joel. Featuring the massive hits, Uptown Girl, Just The Way You Are and My Life as well as fan favourites such as Scenes From An Italian Restaurant, Goodnight Saigon and Piano Man. Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to experience The Billy Joel Songbook in this electrifying concert performed by the dynamic singer/songwriter and piano-player, Elio Pace and his magnificent 6-piece…

Mamma Mia in Priory Park (PG)

Dates: September 17th 7:30 pm
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  Malvern Outdoor Cinema Season presents: Mamma Mia (Sing-a-long) Donna (Meryl Streep), an independent hotelier in the Greek islands, is preparing for her daughter's wedding with the help of two old friends. Meanwhile Sophie (Amanda Seyfried) , the spirited bride, has a plan. She secretly invites three men from her mother's past in hope of meeting her real father and having him escort her down the aisle on her big day. Also starring Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard, Julie Walters and Dominic Cooper. Cert: PG Running time: 106 mins Come along with a blanket and enjoy this classic film.   Refreshments available on the evening. This…
Russian State Opera Presents Tosca –  The world’s best loved opera Music by G. Puccini. Sung in Italian with English Surtitles. “By far the best company to bring Russian opera to British audiences” Stage Talk Magazine After a successful tour with Carmen and Madama Butterfly last year, Russian State Opera is back with another beautiful production of the greatest opera classic – Tosca. Featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a delightful live Orchestra, this Puccini masterpiece will be sure to intrigue and fascinate you. Tosca is a melodrama where love and politics collide, and murder takes place at the…

Youth Theatre ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 16th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Saturday, repeating until 9th December 2017

    Saturday 16th September – Saturday 9th December ‘ 17 ( No class 28th October)  Ages 12+ Improve your performance skills, vocal techniques and enhance your knowledge of theatrical practices. Youth Theatre will also have the chance to see one of our Autumn shows; along with their very own private Q&A with the cast. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Laine School of Arts. For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

80’s Mania

Dates: September 16th
Prepare to experience Europe’s ultimate 80’s concert show, featuring 35 chart topping pop icons authentically recreated with live band and awesome dancers. Whether you’re young, young-at-heart or old enough to know better, 80’s Mania is the perfect party night out! Performing over 35 chart topping smash-hits live in concert, with spectacular reviews to Duran Duran, The Human League, Kim Wilde, Culture Club, Madonna, Wham!, Nena, Toni Basil, Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Bananarama, Dead or Alive, Madness and many many more! As Ex-Radio1 and Top of the Pops presenter Mike Read enthusiastically described “It’s like Top of the Pops meets Live…

Nobbo

Dates: September 15th 7:30 pm
  VENUE: VENUE ELIM ARTS CENTRE, WEST MALVERN Our Star Theatre Company presents Nobbo - a double bill of one-act comedies written by Herefordshire-based playwright, David Pollard Top Banana - the Boycie Brothers are down on their luck.  After playing the circuit for years, the pubs and clubs just aren’t paying out what they used to...  Cash-strapped - are the musical duo facing their last curtain call?  Tommy is sick of Bernie always playing Top Banana - it just goes to show you; cracks form far quicker than built bridges! Nobbo - the reliable and trusty steed of the pantomime world.  Behind the joviality -…

Victoria and Abdul (PG)

Dates: September 15th - September 28th
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  In the latter years of her extraordinary rule, Queen Victoria finds a much-needed friend in the most unlikely of circumstances. At the ripe old age of 81, Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) has seen and done it all, or so she thinks. As the longest serving monarch in history, she has power and respect, but is also terribly lonely and has grown weary of her privileged life and the people that surround her. When a young clerk named Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal) travels from India to serve the Queen during her Golden Jubilee, the pair take a shine to one…

Singing For Fun (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 15th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 8th December 2017

    Friday 8th September – Friday 8th December ’17 (No classes 17th November + 27th October)  For adults of all ages Come along and join in our relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 14th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 13th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Chance 2 Dance PM ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 11th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17  (No classes 23rd October + 6th November) Ages 55+ An advanced dance class for those seeking a more expressive and energetic dance session.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Chance 2 Dance AM (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 11th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No classes 23rd October + 6th November)   Ages 55+  A wonderful opportunity to take part in a gentle exercise workshop. This session teaches basic dance routines using simple movements. These sessions are led by an experienced tutor from Dancefest.   For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark Xtra ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 11th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ‘ 17 (No class 9th and 23rd October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. Individualised and creative workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. An inspiring, sociable and stimulating opportunity to enjoy the surroundings of Malvern Theatres and explore different creative mediums. Please note that there are only a limited number of places per session. Registering…

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 11th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Murder in Play

Dates: September 11th - September 16th
  Malvern Theatre Players (resident company of the Coach House Theatre) 41st season present (by permission of Samuel Frech Ltd)    Murder in Play by Simon Brett    Boris Smolensky’s budget repertory company’s production of “Murder at Priorswell Manor” is looking decidedly shaky. The cast are more interested in their egos than the play, and life imitates art when Boris’s wife Renee is murdered on stage. Rehearsals are not going well!! It seems that each of this inept group of actors could have had a motive for murder. Could it have been Christa, a fading TV soap actress; or Boris himself, the…

Our House

Dates: September 11th - September 16th
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  The Olivier Award-winning, West End smash hit musical from the writer of Calendar Girls is back! On the night of his sixteenth birthday, Joe Casey commits a petty crime in a bid to impress the girl of his dreams. When the police arrive he faces a life changing decision; does he stay and own up like an honest man, or make his escape and go on the run? Joe’s world splits in two and in a “sliding doors” moment two very different paths unfold before him. Starring Deena Payne (Emmerdale’s “Viv Hope”) and George Sampson (Britain’s Got Talent), we…
  Nielsen Overture: Maskarade Sibelius Valse Triste Britten Violin Concerto Sibelius   Michael Lloyd conductor Roberto Ruisi violin ‘Rising star’ is not too strong a description of this talented young violinist from Birmingham: already appearing with leading orchestras including the John Wilson Orchestra, he has been fortunate to have been loaned a £1m violin from a local benefactor. He has played at the Proms, and was a finalist in the BBC Young Musician of the Year in 2016. Roberto won the Chandos Young Musician competition in 2015 but was unfortunately unable to fulfill his Chandos engagement last year, so we…

Logan Lucky (12A)

Dates: September 8th - September 14th
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  Three siblings and two crooks plan a heist at one of the busiest, most popular NASCAR events on the calendar. Meet the Logans. They’re a family who struggle in life, being known in their home state of West Virginia for being unlucky – a reputation they’ve sustained for some 90 years. Jimmy Logan (Channing Tatum) has his mind set on changing that, however. He and his siblings – Mellie (Riley Keough) and Clyde (Adam Driver) – hatch a plan to forever consign their luckless legend to the history books. The Logan siblings enlist their friends, the Redneck Robbers, to…

Singing For Fun (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 8th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until 8th December 2017

    Friday 8th September – Friday 8th December ’17 (No classes 17th November + 27th October)  For adults of all ages Come along and join in our relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk
  The critically acclaimed Australian show with a string of sold out performances to its name, including 7 nights at the World Famous Sydney Opera House, is touring the UK for the first time. Cat Stevens. The name brings back a thousand memories - dark eyes, a winning voice and songs which the whole world sang along to. Back in the 70s, Cat Stevens was the ultimate rock star. Talented, charismatic, with a seemingly endless succession of beautiful melodies streaming from his imagination, the international singing star had everything. He sold more than 60 million albums, earned enough money to…

John Le Carré: An Evening with George Smiley

Dates: September 7th 7:45 pm
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  A LIVE BROADCAST FROM THE ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL IN AID OF MÉDECINS SANS FRONTIÈRES Join cinema audiences across the UK for a unique celebration of John le Carré’s work as he discusses the full breadth of his career, and reflects on the continuing story of his most famous creation, the tubby, bespectacled spy, George Smiley. Featuring readings from his new novel A Legacy of Spies, and a rare question and answer session, this will be an unmissable opportunity to experience the author direct and in his own words. Ticket price includes a £1 contribution to our heritage fund.

Make Your Mark ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 7th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until 7th December 2017

    Thursday 7th September – Thursday 7th December ’17 (No class 26th October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. For adults of all ages, A mentally stimulating session offering tutoring in a variety of creative mediums.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Parents and Wobblers (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 6th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Wednesday, repeating until 6th December 2017

    Wednesday 6th September – Wednesday 6th December’17 (No class 25th October)  Ages 2-4 Toe-tapping fun for toddlers and their grown-ups! This fun class encourages development and confidence in the early years, with plenty of play and imaginative movement. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance!     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Private Lives

Dates: September 6th - September 9th
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  In Private Lives, Noël Coward’s most popular and enduring stage comedy, strong passions and stronger personalities set the stage for a classic battle of the sexes. 1930. The South of France. Two newly-married couples occupy adjoining honeymoon suites in the same hotel. As a distant orchestra plays, Sibyl gazes adoringly at charismatic husband Elyot, while Victor admires his new wife, the vivacious and sophisticated Amanda. Champagne flows and the sea shimmers in the moonlight as the newly weds prepare for the evening ahead. But when Amanda overhears a familiar voice singing a forgotten song, an old spark reignites, with…

Chance 2 Dance PM ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 4th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17  (No classes 23rd October + 6th November) Ages 55+ An advanced dance class for those seeking a more expressive and energetic dance session.     For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk 

Chance 2 Dance AM (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 4th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No classes 23rd October + 6th November)   Ages 55+  A wonderful opportunity to take part in a gentle exercise workshop. This session teaches basic dance routines using simple movements. These sessions are led by an experienced tutor from Dancefest.   For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

Make Your Mark Xtra ( Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 4th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ‘ 17 (No class 9th and 23rd October)  For adults of all ages Creative Art & Therapy Workshops Making life better through the arts. From marbling mosaics, print work to painting and collages to crafts, Make Your Mark workshops offer fun and stimulating sessions in an inspirational and creative environment. Individualised and creative workshops aimed at adults with learning disabilities. An inspiring, sociable and stimulating opportunity to enjoy the surroundings of Malvern Theatres and explore different creative mediums. Please note that there are only a limited number of places per session. Registering…

Junior Theatre (Autumn Term ’17)

Dates: September 4th
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, repeating until 4th December 2017

    Monday 4th September – Monday 4th December ’17 (No class 23rd October)  Ages 7-12 A Junior Theatre group for all budding thespians and enthusiastic performers aged 7-12 years. From the basics of stage geography and vocal techniques, through to the art of creating emotions and believable characters on stage, these fun and creative sessions are perfect for improving drama skills, confidence and creativity. These lessons are taught by Amelia Arnold, an experienced tutor from Lane School of Arts. This workshop is extremely popular so please book in advance! For more information please contact bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk or laurac@malvern-theatres.co.uk

The Lion King in Priory Park (U)

Dates: September 3rd 7:30 pm
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  Malvern Outdoor Cinema Season presents: THE LION KING One of the most popular Disney animated musicals, The Lion King presents the story of a lion cub's journey to adulthood and acceptance of his royal destiny. Simba (voiced first by Jonathan Taylor Thomas, then by Matthew Broderick) begins life as an honored prince, the son of the powerful King Mufasa (voiced by James Earl Jones). The cub's happy childhood turns tragic when his evil uncle, Scar (voiced by Jeremy Irons), murders Mufasa and drives Simba away from the kingdom. In exile, the young lion befriends the comically bumbling pair of…

Valerian & the City of 1000 Planets (12A)

Dates: September 1st - September 2nd
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  Tasked with keeping peace across the universe, Valerian pairs up with Laureline. Together, they move through different planets and dimensions, facing unexpected challenges at every turn. It’s the 28th century. Space and time are a playground that can be crossed and explored. The universe has unfolded to all, allowing different species to mingle and new worlds to develop. But with growth comes responsibility – and danger. Valerian (Dan DeHaan) is a no-nonsense agent, determined to follow protocol and systematically deliver results. Off the clock, however, he’s not so straight-laced… Laureline (Cara Delevingne) is the opposite. Witty, courageous and a…

The Limehouse Golem (15)

Dates: September 1st - September 7th
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  Juan Carlos Medina's (Painless) lurid, violent British horror-thriller - adapted by Jane Goldman (Kick-Ass) from a 1994 murder mystery novel by Peter Ackroyd - stars Olivia Cooke, Bill Nighy, Douglas Booth and Eddie Marsan and is getting excellent early reviews after its screenings at TIFF. Nighy plays Scotland Yard detective John Kildare, transferred outside of London due to rumour but brought back to uncover a Jack the Ripper-esque figure, the Limehouse 'Golem' whose gruesome East End murders have shaken their community. As Kildare investigates suspects including Karl Marx and novelist George Gissing, his path crosses that of music-hall performer Elizabeth…

The Pirates of Penzance

Dates: September 1st - September 2nd
The National Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company The Pirates of Penzance. This wonderful jolly romp, complete with a brave(ish) band of swashbuckling pirates, a completely dotty Major-General, his beautiful unwed daughters and a bumbling bunch of hopeless but hilarious British policemen has all the elements for a delightfully entertaining and traditional production. Founded in 1995 to perform at the annual G&S Festival, The National Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company is renowned for producing simply the very best G&S to be seen anywhere in the world. They return to Malvern Theatres in 2017 with HMS Pinafore, The Pirates of Penzance and…

NT Live: Yerma

Dates: August 31st
  The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece. The unmissable theatre phenomenon sold out at the Young Vic and critics call it ‘an extraordinary theatrical triumph’ (The Times) and ‘stunning, searing, unmissable’ (Mail on Sunday). Billie Piper’s lead performance is described as ‘spellbinding’ (The Evening Standard), ‘astonishing’ (iNews) and ‘devastatingly powerful’ (The Daily Telegraph). Set in contemporary London, Piper’s portrayal of a woman in her…

Princess Ida

Dates: August 31st
The National Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company This delightful and rarely performed Operetta contains some of Sullivan’s most charming music. It tells the tale of a medieval Princess who eschews her marriage obligations to a neighbouring Prince and retreats to run a women’s college instead. Based on Tennyson’s poem ‘The Princess’ Princess Ida is a treat for any devotee of Gilbert and Sullivan. Founded in 1995 to perform at the annual G&S Festival, The National Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company is renowned for producing simply the very best G&S to be seen anywhere in the world. They return to Malvern…

Kedi (U)

Dates: August 29th - August 30th
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  Hundreds of thousands of cats roam the metropolis of Istanbul freely. For thousands of years they’ve wandered in and out of people’s lives, becoming an essential part of the communities that make the city so rich. Claiming no owners, these animals live between two worlds, neither wild nor tame – they bring joy and purpose to those people they choose to adopt. In Istanbul, cats are the mirrors to the people, allowing them to reflect on their lives in ways nothing else could. “…a profoundly affecting meditation, at once dreamy and precise, on a force of nature – several…

HMS Pinafore

Dates: August 29th - August 30th
The National Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company Ralph Rackstraw is a poor seaman who loves Josephine, his Captain's daughter. However, she is far too high up the social ladder for him to even consider asking for her hand in marriage. He also has a rival - Sir Joseph Porter, KCB, the Ruler of the Queen's Navee. Founded in 1995 to perform at the annual G&S Festival, The National Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company is renowned for producing simply the very best G&S to be seen anywhere in the world. They return to Malvern Theatres in 2017 with HMS Pinafore, The…

Guys and Dolls

Dates: August 29th - September 2nd
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  Malvern Theatres Young Company presents Guys & Dolls A MUSICAL FABLE OF BROADWAY BASED ON A STORY AND CHARACTERS OF DAMON RUNYON Music and lyrics by FRANK LOESSER Book by JO SWERLING and ABE BURROWS Directed by ANDY REISS Malvern Theatres Young Company returns for its sixth year and proudly presents Frank Loesser’s celebrated musical comedy Guys and Dolls; a story about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway. Guys and Dolls is an oddball romantic comedy which takes us from the heart of Times Square to the cafes of Havana, Cuba, and…

Final Portrait (15)

Dates: August 25th - August 31st
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  Featuring Geoffrey Rush, Final Portrait peers into the workshop and personality of Swiss painter and sculptor, Alberto Giacometti, two years before his death. In his fifth film as a director, actor Stanley Tucci shows the artist with all his strengths and weaknesses and relates the chaos of his artistic output, doubts, and courageous ability to destroy and begin afresh. Tucci’s screenplay is based on James Lord’s biography A Giacometti Portrait from 1965. Cert: 15 Running time: 90 mins

The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature (U)

Dates: August 25th - August 31st
  Surly the squirrel is back, and this time he’s up against an army of bulldozers in this animated comedy. After their ordeal securing their home at Nibblers Nut Shop, squirrels Surly (Will Arnett) and Andie (Katherine Heigl) and their furry friends thought they finally had it made. Until the shop explodes! Their belongings, shelter and, most importantly, peanut butter is completely destroyed. They must find a new place to live – and quick. Luckily, just around the corner, there’s a lush forest, golden sunshine and enough food for everyone. The beauty of Liberty Park beckons, and they decide to…

A Man Called Ove (15)

Dates: August 24th 7:45 pm
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  Sweden's smash hit and sleeper contender for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, Hannes Holm's A Man Called Ove is an irresistible adaptation of Fredrik Backman’s bestselling novel. Ove (Rolf Lassgård) is the quintessential angry old man next door. An isolated retiree with strict principles and a short fuse, who spends his days enforcing block association rules that only he cares about and visiting his wife's grave, Ove has given up on life. But when pregnant Parvaneh (Bahar Pars) and her young family move next door, his solitary, regimented world is shaken in ways he would never have imagined, and…

The Tiger Who Came To Tea

Dates: August 24th - August 27th
THE OLIVIER AWARD NOMINEE FOR BEST ENTERTAINMENT & FAMILY THE TIGER WHO CAME TO TEA Live on Stage! A musical play adapted and directed by DAVID WOOD, based on the book by JUDITH KERR. Following a smash-hit West End season, the tea-guzzling tiger is back on the road in this delightful family show; packed with oodles of magic, sing-a-long songs and clumsy chaos! A stunning stage adaptation of the classic tale of teatime mayhem... expect to be surprised! The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly…

The Railway Children

Dates: August 22nd - August 27th
  The Railway Children Adapted by Dave Simpson E. Nesbit’s classic novel The Railway Children is brought thrillingly to life in a stunning new stage production. This best-loved tale, made famous by the iconic 1970 movie starring Jenny Agutter and Bernard Cribbins, delivers a compelling coming of age story and a fascinating insight into Edwardian rural life. When their father mysteriously disappears with two strangers one evening, the lives of Roberta, Peter and Phyllis are turned upside down. Forced to leave the comforts of their privileged London life in exchange for a simple existence in the depths of the Yorkshire…

A Man Called Ove (15)

Dates: August 19th 4:30 pm
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  Sweden's smash hit and sleeper contender for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, Hannes Holm's A Man Called Ove is an irresistible adaptation of Fredrik Backman’s bestselling novel. Ove (Rolf Lassgård) is the quintessential angry old man next door. An isolated retiree with strict principles and a short fuse, who spends his days enforcing block association rules that only he cares about and visiting his wife's grave, Ove has given up on life. But when pregnant Parvaneh (Bahar Pars) and her young family move next door, his solitary, regimented world is shaken in ways he would never have imagined, and…

The Beguiled (15)

Dates: August 18th - August 24th
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  An injured Union offer is imprisoned in a Confederate girls’ boarding school, and thinks up a novel but treacherous way to spend his time there. It’s the 19th century and America is in the midst of a civil war – one that will go down in history. Amidst the chaos and carnage of the front lines, an injured Union officer is cooped up in a Confederate girls’ boarding school. Injured and imprisoned, the solider must pass his time there in some way, but how? Surrounded by women, he gets to know many of them personally, conning his way into each…

Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (U)

Dates: August 18th - August 24th
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  Two comic-book-writing school kids hypnotise their headmaster, transforming him into the perfect title character for their work: Captain Underpants. The beloved underwear-adorning school superhero, Captain Underpants, is taking the leap from print to silver screen, in a retelling of one of the most cherished children’s books of the last decade. George Beard (Kevin Hart) and Harold Hutchins (Thomas Middleditch) are best friends. They’re 10 years old or thereabouts, and have already started their own company – Treehouse Comix, Inc – where they write and draw comics which are then sold to fellow school kids on the playground. Constantly under…

The Crucible

Dates: August 16th - August 19th
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  Malvern Theatres Young Company presents THE CRUCIBLE Written by Arthur Miller Directed by Nic Lloyd Arthur Miller’s 1950s masterpiece plots the brutal self-destruction of a fragile Puritan community obsessed by fear. It’s 1692 and a dark magic possesses Salem. A children’s game has terrifying consequences as accusations of witchcraft break out. The God-fearing citizens are on their guard and no one is beyond suspicion. As investigations reach their height, a young woman accuses Elizabeth, the blameless wife of John Proctor. False allegations are rife as the devout community is enveloped by a hysteria from which it can never return.…
  Saturday night and the lights are low. . . Malvern Theatres is the place to go. . . join the fantabba-ulous party of the year as the 40th anniversary of ABBA’s greatest hit Dancing Queen is celebrated in sequin-spangled style. ABBA classics abound. Rocking the retro sounds of “the right music” – Super Trouper; Waterloo; Mamma Mia; Gimme, Gimme, Gimme; Knowing Me Knowing You and more – to Lycra-tight perfection. Record-breaking movies, smash-hit West End musicals, chart-topping albums and singles – ABBA’s incredible legacy now lives on in concert with this all-new for 2016 international smash-hit show. Dancing kings…

Spiderman: Homecoming (12A)

Dates: August 12th - August 17th
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  Peter Parker juggles the highs and lows of adolescence with his newfound powers, and learns life is tough when you’re a teenage superhero with the weight of the world on your shoulders. After his first brush of danger doing battle alongside Iron Man, Peter Parker returns home to Aunt May, where his normal life presents a very different set of problems. School is a drag, money is tight and he is forbidden to use his superpowers to win the heart of the cute girl he can’t stop staring at. But, Peter doesn’t have too much time to ponder the…
  Al Gore live in conversation followed by a screening of An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power. The sequel to An Inconvenient Truth shows us that an energy revolution is close to hand. A decade after 'An Inconvenient Truth' brought climate change into the heart of popular culture, comes the riveting and rousing follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight traveling around the world training an army of climate champions and influencing international climate policy. Cameras follow him behind the scenes - in moments both private…

RSC Live: Titus Andronicus

Dates: August 9th
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  Blanche McIntyre returns to direct Shakespeare’s brutal revenge tragedy, as the decay of Rome reaches violent depths. The decay of Rome reaches violent depths in Shakespeare’s most bloody play. Titus is a ruler exhausted by war and loss, who relinquishes power but leaves Rome in disorder. Rape, cannibalism and severed body parts fill the moral void at the heart of this corrupt society. Shakespeare’s gory revenge tragedy presents us with murder as entertainment, and, as the body count piles up, poses questions about the nature of sexuality, family, class and society. Blanche McIntyre returns to the RSC after her…

The Emoji Movie (U)

Dates: August 4th - August 17th
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  Multi-expressional emoji, Gene, goes on an epic quest to define his one true characteristic through the lands of Textopolis and beyond. Deep inside the world of your phone lies Textopolis, where all your emoji live, ready to be used in your texts… There are all kinds of emoji living there, each with their own personalities, but one is a little different. Gene (T.J. Miller) is an exuberant character, born without a filter, dancing about between a range of expressions. And all he wants is one specific persona to call his own. He enlists the help of his two best…

Baby Driver (15)

Dates: August 4th - August 10th
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  Fuelled by a supercool soundtrack, a talented young getaway driver earns his stripes as the best in his game, but walking away with his life in tact is going to be his bumpiest ride to date. When a horrific car smash leaves young Baby (Ansel Elgort) scarred, and suffering from tinnitus, he quickly learns that only one thing can drown out the constant ringing: good music, whether it happens to be Barry White, The Damned or The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. Fast forward to young adulthood, and Baby is the go-to getaway driver for a ruthless crime lord named…
  A story of treachery, guilt and mercy Vitellia’s path to the throne is thwarted by the man who deposed her father, so she presses her admirer Sesto to murder him. Sesto is caught in an agonising dilemma, for the man in question is not only his best friend but also his sovereign. Driven by love, Sesto does his worst. But in return, receives a lesson in forgiveness. Mozart’s last opera Conducted by Robin Ticciati and directed by Claus Guth, Mozart’s last opera delivers all of the sublime musical beauty and heart-tugging humanity we expect of him. Loosely based on…
  A bold and exciting feature documentary that encapsulates a momentous period in the history of Russia and the Russian Avant-Garde. Drawing on the collections of major Russian institutions, contributions from contemporary artists, curators, and performers and personal testimony from the descendants of those involved, the film brings the artists of the Russian Avant-Garde to life. It tells the stories of artists like Chagall, Kandinsky, Malevich and others a’ pioneers who flourished in response to the Utopian challenge of building a New Art for a New World, only to be broken by implacable authority after 15 short years. Price includes…

Cars 3 (U)

Dates: July 28th - August 3rd
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  Lightning McQueen must up his game and his engine to keep pace with the speedy new breed of modern racers currently ruling the track. Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson) was on top of the racing world at one point, but his career has begun to spiral downwards as the next generation of racers leave him in their dust. He may be a little bit old fashioned now, and his mentor, the Fabulous Hudson Hornet may have passed, but this hasn’t quenched Lightning McQueen’s thirst for firsts. To set about getting back his crown as the number one racer in the…
  America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Andrew Garfield (Silence, Hacksaw Ridge) plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough (People, Places and Things), Nathan Lane (The Producers), James McArdle (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) and Russell Tovey (The Pass). This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning director Marianne Elliott (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and War Horse). Part One:…

Shirley Valentine

Dates: July 24th - July 29th
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  “Why……why do y’ get…….all this life, when it can’t be used? Why……why do y’ get……all these….feelin’s an’ dreams an’ hopes if they can’t ever be used?” Willy Russell’s heart-warming one-woman comedy play premiered in 1986 and took the world by storm. Now, on its 30th anniversary, Jodie Prenger (Calamity Jane; One Man, Two Guvnors) stars in the first major revival of this national treasure. Shirley is a Liverpudlian housewife. Her kids have left home and she makes chips and egg for her husband while talking to the wall. Where has her life disappeared to? Out of the blue, her…
  Known to millions as ‘The King of Waltz’, André Rieu is one of the world’s most popular music artists. His legendary annual Maastricht concert is the most eagerly anticipated cinema event of the year, last year setting new box office records in several countries. Set against the stunning medieval backdrop of the town square in André’s Dutch hometown, the spectacular Maastricht concert features the maestro in his element, along with his 60-piece Johann Strauss Orchestra, sopranos, tenors and very special guests. André delivers an unforgettable musical experience full of humour, fun and emotion for all ages. This presentation of…

Singing For Fun

Dates: July 21st 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Friday, repeating until 21st July 2017

  Friday 28th April – Friday 21st July ’17 (No class 2nd June ’17) 10.30am-12pm £70 per term For adults of all ages Come along and join in our NEW relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more info please contact Bridget: bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk   

Dunkirk (12a)

Dates: July 21st - August 3rd
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  With the odds thoroughly stacked against them, the Allied forces must pull off a daring escape from the beaches of Dunkirk, before Nazi troops close in. The story of Dunkirk is one that defines World War 2, and is about to be told to a brand new generation on the big screen. Depicting the true story of the plight of the Allied soldiers midway through the Second World War against the Axis powers, Dunkirk is not a tale of a hard-fought battle victory, but of a miraculous evacuation. Against the odds, the Allies find themselves stuck on a war-torn…

Despicable Me 3 (U)

Dates: July 21st - July 27th
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  Gru must fend off two enemies this time around. One is a former child star of the 80s, and the other is his long-lost brother…   Another day, another supervillain trying to take over the world. And this time, it’s one Balthazar Bratt (Trey Parker). And Bratt is a former child star – obsessed with the character he played back in the 80s. So obsessed in fact, that he has almost become that character, leaving his old self behind. Despicable Me 3 has Gru (Steve Carrell) facing off against this new supervillain on the scene, though that’s not the only…
  America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Andrew Garfield (Silence, Hacksaw Ridge) plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough (People, Places and Things), Nathan Lane (The Producers), James McArdle (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) and Russell Tovey (The Pass). This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning director Marianne Elliott (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and War Horse). Running time:…

The Scarecrows’ Wedding

Dates: July 19th - July 22nd
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  Scamp Theatre present THE SCARECROWS’ WEDDING Based on the book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo   Betty O’Barley and Harry O’Hay invite you to . . . The best wedding ever, the best wedding yet, The wedding that no one will ever forget. Betty O’Barley and Harry O’Hay are excellent scarecrows (they scare a lot of crows). Harry loves Betty, and Betty loves Harry, so they decide to get married and Harry sets off to search for their wedding day essentials including a dress of feathers, a bunch of flowers and a necklace made…

The Other Side of Hope (12A)

Dates: July 18th 7:45 pm
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  Finland’s master of deadpan comedy, Aki Kaurismäki (Lights in the Dusk, Le Havre), returns with the story of an unlikely friendship between a Syrian asylum seeker and an elderly Finnish restaurant owner. Winner of the Berlin Silver Bear for Best Director, it’s a beautiful, timely film from one of the world's leading auteurs. Khaled (Sherwan Haji) arrives at the port of Helsinki concealed in a coal container, fleeing war-torn Syria to seek asylum in Finland. Dazed and frustrated by the monolithic administration he encounters at the detention centre, he makes a break for it and heads out onto the…

The Play That Goes Wrong

Dates: July 17th - July 22nd
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Fawlty Towers meets Noises Off in this multi award-winning West End smash hit comedy. The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong… does! As the accident prone thesps battle on against all the odds to reach their final curtain call, hilarious results ensue! Hailed “a gut-busting hit” by the New York Times, Mischief Theatre’s sell-out West End comedy has won a host of celebrity endorsements from the likes of Joanna Lumley “We laughed until the tears ran down our faces, it has to be seen” to…

The Other Side of Hope (12A)

Dates: July 16th 4:30 pm
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  Finland’s master of deadpan comedy, Aki Kaurismäki (Lights in the Dusk, Le Havre), returns with the story of an unlikely friendship between a Syrian asylum seeker and an elderly Finnish restaurant owner. Winner of the Berlin Silver Bear for Best Director, it’s a beautiful, timely film from one of the world's leading auteurs. Khaled (Sherwan Haji) arrives at the port of Helsinki concealed in a coal container, fleeing war-torn Syria to seek asylum in Finland. Dazed and frustrated by the monolithic administration he encounters at the detention centre, he makes a break for it and heads out onto the…

NSSO Concert

Dates: July 16th 3:00 pm
  Programme to be announce. The National Schools Symphony Orchestra (NSSO) has provided high quality orchestral experience for talented young players for over twenty years.
  Programme to be announce. Young NSSO is a training orchestra for children of primary/prep school age. Members are drawn from both state and independent schools, are typically aged 9-13 years old and playing at ABRSM grades 3-5 standard.  The orchestra provides an outstanding opportunity for these young musicians to play ensemble repertoire which is likely to be beyond the range of their school or local group. The NSSO Sinfonia was created to provide opportunities for younger players by bridging the gap between Young NSSO and the NSSO main orchestra. It is also possible to graduate from Young NSSO without aspiring to early…

Cwmbach Male Choir

Dates: July 15th
  The Internationally Acclaimed Cwmbach Male Choir in Concert An ensemble at the peak of its form, the internationally acclaimed Cwmbach Male Choir showcases its beautiful sound, thrilling technique and exhilarating close harmony talents. Formed in 1921 and hailing from the Welsh Valleys, it has performed to great acclaim, toured extensively worldwide and appeared with world renowned artists and orchestras. With a diverse musical repertoire this is a superbly crafted and fabulously entertaining recital that will send chills up the spine. This will be the choir’s sixth appearance in Malvern and they will be accompanied on the night by the…

Singing For Fun

Dates: July 14th 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Friday, repeating until 21st July 2017

  Friday 28th April – Friday 21st July ’17 (No class 2nd June ’17) 10.30am-12pm £70 per term For adults of all ages Come along and join in our NEW relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more info please contact Bridget: bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk   
Another memorable evening of hysterical nonsense from the cream of Cornish comedians. We take a peek into the circus lurking deep within the mind of probably the greatest comic storyteller ever to grace the stage. Jethro beguiles and befuddles his audience with the endless stream of irreverent twaddle that has created a comedy genius. Over 4 million DVD sales pay testament to the legion of fans who have followed him faithfully throughout his career. Now, with stories old and new we present – live on stage – JETHRO. Ticket price includes a £1 donation to our heritage fund.

Alone in Berlin (12A)

Dates: July 14th - July 20th
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  The much anticipated film adaptation of Hans Fallada’s bestselling novel in which a couple try to keep their heads down during the Nazi regime, but when a tragic event strikes their lives, they can’t ignore the injustices anymore. Otto (Brendan Gleeson) and Anna Quangel (Emma Thompson) are an ordinary, working-class couple living in Berlin, 1940. At the start of the war, and the terrifying Nazi regime, the two try to lay low and ignore what is happening around them. When their only son is killed, and the fate of their elderly Jewish neighbour seeming perilous, the two cannot stand…

Rhythm of the Dance

Dates: July 13th
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  This incredible live show creates a new era in Irish entertainment, featuring world champion dancers, a traditional Irish band, and the handsome Young Irish Tenors, an array of the most talented, gifted cast who keep audiences wowed all over the world. The show continues to evolve thanks to the constant striving for perfection by its producer, “Rhythm of the Dance” celebrates a renewed vigour in Irish culture, embracing traditional and current to the ancient SeanNos dance style. Internationally rated as one of the most popular and successful Irish Step Dance shows on tour, by critics, audiences, and millions of…

Interlude in Prague (15)

Dates: July 11th 7:45 pm
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  Based on true life events, Interlude in Prague is a powerful drama which follows the story of a few turbulent months in the short life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart that influenced the creation of the operatic masterpiece, Don Giovanni. A love story and a tragedy of epic proportions, the film sees Mozart in a Shakespeare in Love style drama with a Dangerous Liaisons tragic end. Set in Prague in 1787, the narrative follows a brief interlude in the composer’s colourful life during one of his several visits - the dates and locations are real but the plot is fictitious.…

Our Man in Havana

Dates: July 11th - July 15th
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  Creative Cow presents Graham Greene’s Our Man in Havana Adapted by Clive Francis  “You should dream more, Mr. Wormold. Reality in our century is not something to be faced.” Graham Greene, Our Man in Havana   Cuba 1958. Meet Jim Wormold – a hapless vacuum cleaner salesman who gets sucked in to a dirty world of espionage and double agents when the chance of helping out MI6 with a job or two proves too good an offer to resist. And, quite frankly, he could do with the cash to pay for his teenage daughter’s ever increasing lifestyle. From the…
  Multi Award Winner Gordon Hendricks brings you “The Spirit of ELVIS in Concert”which takes you on a journey through all of Elvis’ iconic music. From his early years through the 68 special, ‘stage rehearsal’ sets from the 70’s and culminating in the Vegas period, this show brings you all his classic hits in 2 hours of sheer enjoyment. Gordon is without doubt the World No 1 Elvis Tribute and his shows are sensational – it’s as if Elvis himself is on that stage – maybe just maybe he is. 2014 Collingwood Elvis Festival Grand Champion 2011 European Elvis Champion…
  Join us for a performance of Bach’s B Minor Mass given by Academia Musica Choir and Selwyn College Choir with the English Symphony Orchestra. Amy Wood soprano Esther Brazil alto Ruairi Bowen tenor Michael Mofidian bass Sarah MacDonald conductor   Academia Musica website www.academiamusica.co.uk ESO website www.eso.co.uk Selwyn College Choir www.sel.cam.ac.uk/selwyn-college/chapel-choir/choir-organ Academia Musica facebook page www.facebook.com/AcademiaMusicaChoir

Singing For Fun

Dates: July 7th 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Friday, repeating until 21st July 2017

  Friday 28th April – Friday 21st July ’17 (No class 2nd June ’17) 10.30am-12pm £70 per term For adults of all ages Come along and join in our NEW relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more info please contact Bridget: bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk   

Hampstead (12A)

Dates: July 7th - July 13th
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  Emily is an American widow drifting through life without a purpose. And then she meets Donald, who’s lived in a shack on ‘Hampstead’ Heath for 17 years. Initially gruff and reclusive, Donald gradually opens up to her and a tentative romance begins to blossom. And when a property developer tries to evict him so they can build luxury apartments on his land, he and Emily team up to try and save his home. You can find love anywhere – even on ‘Hampstead’ Heath – with this charming comedy drama starring screen legends Diane Keaton and Brendan Gleeson. Cert: 12A…

The ELO Experience

Dates: July 7th
  The ELO Experience - Sensational Tribute to The Electric Light Orchestra  Back Into The Blue Tour - 2017  Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of The Out Of The Blue Album Release in 1977 The legacy left by Jeff Lynne & The Electric Light Orchestra barely needs any introduction – suffice to say that between 1972 and 1986 they achieved more combined UK and US Top 40 hits than any other band on the planet! '10538 Overture', 'Evil Woman', 'Living Thing', 'Diary of Horace Wimp', Don't Bring me Down' and of course 'Mr Blue Sky' went on to become the soundtrack of our lives. In 2016…

Wonder Woman (12A)

Dates: July 6th 2:00 pm
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  Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana…
  A story of betrayal, revenge and madness To be, or not to be. This is Hamlet’s dilemma, and the essence of Shakespeare’s most famous and arguably greatest work, given new life in operatic form in this original Glyndebourne commission. Thoughts of murder and revenge drive Hamlet when he learns that it was his uncle Claudius who killed his father, the King of Denmark, then seized his father’s crown and wife. But Hamlet’s vengeance vies with the question: is suicide a morally valid deed in an unbearably painful world? ‘The themes of life and death, love and betrayal have opera…
  Presented by Speakers from the Edge In Mind Over Matter, Sir Ranulph Fiennes offers a personal journey through his life, from birth to the present day. From light-hearted to strikingly poignant, Mind Over Matter covers Sir Ranulph’s childhood, misdemeanours at school, army life and early expeditions, right through the Transglobe Expedition, to his current Global Reach Challenge, which includes the record breaking and immensely challenging projects - which saw Sir Ranulph receive the Guinness Book of Records accolade as ‘Greatest Living Explorer’ - while suffering frostbite and risking life and limb in some of the most ambitious private expeditions…

The Red Turtle (PG)

Dates: July 5th
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  Nominated for an Oscar, this wordless, beautifully animated fable recounts the milestones in the life of a human being. Surrounded by the immense and furious ocean, a shipwrecked mariner battles all alone for his life with the relentless towering waves. Famished, yet, determined to break free from his Eden-like prison, after foraging for food and fresh water and encouraged by the dense forest, the stranded sailor builds a raft and sets off to the wide sea, however, an indistinguishable adversary prevents him from escaping. Each day, the exhausted man never giving up hope will attempt to make a new, more improved…
LA BOHÈME : LIVE FROM TAORMINA   Perched high above the picturesque coast of Sicily and sitting under the shadow of Mt. Etna, Teatro Antico di Taormina has inspired artists for over 2000 years – from the ancient Greeks and Romans to Woody Allen and today’s opera stars. Every summer, this romantic and dramatic setting welcomes opera lovers from all over the world. 2017 is no exception, with the staging of Puccini’s La bohème – the tragic love story between a young poet and a seamstress. Directed by Enrico Castiglione, this retelling of the timeless classic will enchant cinema audiences…

The Red Turtle (PG)

Dates: July 4th
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  Nominated for an Oscar, this wordless, beautifully animated fable recounts the milestones in the life of a human being. Surrounded by the immense and furious ocean, a shipwrecked mariner battles all alone for his life with the relentless towering waves. Famished, yet, determined to break free from his Eden-like prison, after foraging for food and fresh water and encouraged by the dense forest, the stranded sailor builds a raft and sets off to the wide sea, however, an indistinguishable adversary prevents him from escaping. Each day, the exhausted man never giving up hope will attempt to make a new, more improved…

The Mikado

Dates: July 4th - July 8th
    Following the phenomenon which was Matthew Bourne’s all-male Swan Lake, another thrilling all-male version of a much-loved classic… Sasha Regan returns with one of the most popular G&S operas, following her hugely successful all-male production The Pirates of Penzance – winner of Best Off West End Production at The What’s On Stage awards, and recently returned from a tour of Australia, including a run at Cate Blanchett’s Sydney Theatre. Gilbert and Sullivan at the height of their creative genius, take us to the far away land of Titipu, where their penchant for poking fun at British Institutions combined…

The Hippopotamus (15)

Dates: July 3rd - July 4th
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  Disgraced poet Ted Wallace (Roger Allam) is summoned to his friends Lord and Lady Logan's country manor, Swafford Hall, to investigate a series of unexplained miracle healings. Ted tracks down the perpetrator of the phenomena, fifteen year old David Logan, whose parents believe has healing hands. Unaware that David is using some rather unorthodox methods, the Logans are set on sharing their son’s gift with the world. Ted sets out to debunk the miracles and save a young man from a lifetime of embarrassment. Cert 15 Running time 90 mins

Wonder Woman (12A)

Dates: July 2nd 4:30 pm
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  Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana…

Wonder Woman (12A)

Dates: July 1st
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  Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana…

Wonder Woman (12A)

Dates: June 30th 7:45 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:45pm, repeating until 6th July 2017

One event on 1st July 2017 at 7:45pm

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  Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana…

Singing For Fun

Dates: June 30th 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Friday, repeating until 21st July 2017

  Friday 28th April – Friday 21st July ’17 (No class 2nd June ’17) 10.30am-12pm £70 per term For adults of all ages Come along and join in our NEW relaxed adult singing sessions, led by experienced singing tutor Shirley Goddard. These sessions will be fun and uplifting and no experience is necessary. Come and give it a go! For more info please contact Bridget: bridget@malvern-theatres.co.uk   

The Odd Couple

Dates: June 27th - July 1st
    Felix Ungar is holding on to life by his fingertips, his wife has thrown him out, and to top it all he’s missing the Friday night poker game cos he’s roaming the streets of New York with nowhere to go and no future. Step in unlikely guardian angel, Oscar Madison. Oscar thinks nothing of stubbing out his cigar in the meatballs or leaving the laundry to fester under the sofa. To say he’s a slob is an insult to slobs. He offers sanctuary to Felix, who includes clean napkins, coasters and vacuuming in his spare time among his…

Emma

Dates: June 27th - July 1st
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  The Production Exchange presents Jane Austen’s EMMA A new adaptation by Tim Luscombe Directed by Colin Blumenau Designed by Libby Watson Two hundred years after the much-loved author’s death, Jane Austen’s comic masterpiece, Emma, takes us on a joyful journey packed full of warmth and wit, romantic schemes and mistaken intentions. Young, bright and beautiful, Emma Woodhouse has the world at her feet, or at least the small part of Surrey in which she lives. When the dashing Mr Elton comes to town she decides to take it on herself to perform the role of matchmaker to her new…
  Walton - Belshazzar's Feast Verdi - Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves from Nabucco Knight - Immortality (first performance) Knight - Ebb (an operatic study) Elgar - Pomp and Circumstance March no. 5 Malvern Festival Chorus is rounding off its 2016-17 “feast-themed” season with a performance of William Walton’s powerful Belshazzar’s Feast. The concert also includes a new departure for the choir, a performance of Worcestershire composer Richard Knight’s brand new opera “Ebb”, together with the world premiere of his “Immortality”, a choral prologue to the opera specially written for this concert. These two works both travel from darkness to…