Theatre

Productions

  • Derby Theatre Production

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    1 October-25 May 2022

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  • Comedian

    The Comedy Store [2023-2024]

    10 March-15 September 2024

    With nearly 40 years’ experience in the business and as the premier name in comedy, The Comedy Store is renowned as a breeding ground for new comedy talent, and remains…

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  • Derby Theatre Production

    Alice In Wonderland Final Stages [Theatre Unwrapped] [2024]

    19 June 2024

    Theatre Unwrapped 2024 Our Free Theatre Unwrapped Sessions give you the chance to find out more about the theatre-making process. Come Behind the scenes and join use as we prepare…

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  • Derby Theatre Production

    Alice In Wonderland

    22 June-6 July 2024

    A Derby Theatre Production Alice in Wonderland A new version by Nicola Werenowska Based on Lewis Carroll’s classic story A wonderful and whacky theatrical adventure for all ages Take a…

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  • Creative Learning

    'Everywhere'

    28 June-29 June 2024

    By Nicky Bellenger performed by Derby Youth Theatre [Studio 2024] Roo's 13th Birthday is approaching, but in the build up to the big day, something's not right at home. On…

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  • Traditional

    A Slight Ache

    6 July 2024

    A Slight Ache by Harold Pinter On the longest day of the year … At height of summer … On the surface everything appears to be perfect in Edward and…

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  • Workshops/IGC Events

    When We See Ourselves [Departure Lounge 2024]

    11 July 2024

    The story of two different people who meet by chance and fall in love is very familiar, but when those differences include ethnicity, things can get complicated. When Jamaican heritage…

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  • Workshops/IGC Events

    A Citizens’ Assembly [Departure Lounge 2024]

    11 July 2024

    Andy Smith and Lynsey O’Sullivan  We are the citizens! This is our assembly! We are the actors in this story! What are we doing about the climate emergency? What are…

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  • Workshops/IGC Events

    Kill the Cop Inside Your Head [Departure Lounge 2024]

    12 July 2024

    We’ve all got a cop inside our heads.  It’s up to you what you do about that.  Spoken word and performance artist Subira Joy explores their experiences being targeted by…

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  • Workshops/IGC Events

    Look After Your Knees [Departure Lounge 2024]

    12 July 2024

    A new solo performance by Funny Women finalist Natalie Bellingham that uses comedy, storytelling and movement to celebrate being human in all its banality, sprinkled with joy and ridiculousness. Look…

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  • Creative Learning

    Youth Theatre ~ Yrs 7 - 9 [Double Bill 2024] - Timeline & This Ordinary Town

    19 July-20 July 2024

    TIMELINE A history class in 2050 helps their teacher reflect on her strange experience of growing up during the Covid-19 pandemic. THIS ORDINARY TOWN It started with a morning. An…

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  • Creative Learning

    Youth Theatre ~ Yrs 10 - 13 [Double Bill 2024] - The Latest Tragedy & The End

    19 July-20 July 2024

    The Latest Tragedy Info TBC The End The world is ending. The beginning of the end. The ending of it all. Some people throw parties. Some people watch TV. Some…

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  • Populist

    Conversations with Marina Barham, Al Harah Theater: A Voice for Theater & Culture in Palestine ['24]

    22 July 2024

    Join us as Marina Barham, General Director of Al Harah Theater in Bethlehem Palestine, shares the powerful story of Al Harah Theater and its impactful work in Palestine. Marina will…

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  • Populist

    My Son’s A Queer, (But What Can You Do?)

    22 July-24 July 2024

    2024 Written and performed by Rob Madge and directed by Luke Sheppard, the award-winning My Son’s A Queer, (But What Can You Do?) is back for 2024. Once a cult…

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  • Amateur

    Studio84 Arts Academy Presents The OSCARS 2024

    27 July 2024

    Join the pupils from Studio84 Arts Academy for a night of marvellous movie magic. With music, songs and themes from all of your favourite Oscar-winning films. It’s going to be…

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  • Traditional

    An Evening with Clive Myrie and James Rodgers: Reporting our History. Derby Book Festival 2024

    29 July 2024

    2024 One of the UK’s best-known presenters of BBC news and current affairs, Clive Myrie dreamt of being a journalist from his teenage years as a Bolton paperboy, reading all…

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  • Creative Learning

    Summer School Youth Theatre 2024 - Juniors (Academic Years 3-6)

    12 August 2024

    Develop your skills, meet new friends and have some fun in Derby Theatre's fantastic Summer School! Participants will grow their abilities as actors and creatives, working together as a team…

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  • Creative Learning

    Summer School Youth Theatre 2024 - Seniors (Academic Years 7-11)

    19 August 2024

    Develop your skills, meet new friends and have some fun in Derby Theatre's fantastic Summer School! Participants will grow their abilities as actors and creatives, working together as a team…

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  • Populist

    Dial M for Mayhem

    3 September-7 September 2024

    Starring Alasdair Baker, Isabella Inchbald, Eliza Langland, Joey Lockhart, Luke Rhodri and Theo Woolford. Middle Ground Theatre Company Ltd is delighted to present the World Stage Premiere of Dial M…

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  • Traditional

    Apples In Winter

    7 September 2024

    Studio 2024 This is a play about one mother’s love. One last request. One apple pie. Imagine someone you love did something unspeakable. Miriam’s son committed a horrendous crime. Caught,…

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  • Populist

    Facing the Music - Patricia Routledge in Conversation with Edward Seckerson

    8 September 2024

    British actress, comedian and singer, Dame Patricia Routledge, is best known for her role as Hyacinth Bucket in the BBC sitcom Keeping Up Appearances, for which she was BAFTA nominated.…

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  • Dance/Movement

    From England with Love

    11 September 2024

    2024 From England with love is an ode to this intricate and beautiful country. Through Shechter’s choreography, the dancers evoke the paradox at the heart of this open, generous and…

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  • Comedian

    Ruby Wax: I’m Not As Well As I Thought I Was [2024]

    12 September 2024

    After a complete sell-out first run in 2023, Ruby Wax's rawest, darkest, funniest and most compelling stage show yet announces brand new dates for 2024, thanks to enormous demand. “The…

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  • Comedian

    Tez Ilyas: After Eight [2024]

    13 September 2024

    One of the most celebrated stars in British comedy, Tez Ilyas (Live At the Apollo, Mock The Week, Comedy Central, Comic Relief) is back with his hilarious new show. A…

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  • Musical

    Derwent Brass: Stage and Screen [2024]

    14 September 2024

    The multi-award-winning Derwent Brass, Derbyshire’s finest brass band, returns to Derby Theatre with a concert featuring a stimulating mix of soundtracks from the stage and big screen. Winners of the…

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  • Populist

    An Evening with Carol Klein

    16 September 2024

    2024 Join Britain’s favourite plantswoman, bestselling author and one of the most familiar gardening experts in the media today, Carol Klein, as she shares the story of her life through…

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  • Traditional

    Dracula

    17 September-21 September 2024

    2024 The time is 1897. Mankind is on the cusp of vast technological change, scientific mastery and media innovation. But poised between traditional beliefs, the threat of the unknown and…

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  • Derby Theatre Production

    Welfare (it were Welfare to us)

    28 September-12 October 2024

    Miners, Holiday Makers, Strikers, Bingo Hall Players: those seeking refuge, those demanding hope and those on the trail of fun…UNITE! In 2024, Derby Theatre will be transformed into the site…

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  • Traditional

    Undermined

    5 October 2024

    Studio 2024 Inspired by the accounts of miners who lived through the 1984 Miners’ Strike, Undermined takes you on a rollercoaster of emotions in a year of political turmoil. Meet…

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  • Comedian

    Dom Joly: The Conspiracy Tour

    6 October 2024

    2024 Dom Joly has been off travelling the globe again. This time, he’s been looking into some of the strangest and weirdest conspiracy theories in existence. Now, he’s now set…

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  • Musical

    Oliver! [2024]

    16 October-19 October 2024

    Step into the enchanting world of Oliver! - the timeless musical adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic novel, Oliver Twist. Set against the backdrop of Victorian London's bustling streets, this captivating…

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  • Experimental

    Firewall

    19 October 2024

    Studio 2024 Firewall is a new play written in conversation with Year 9 Derby students and university students living in the Philippines. Over an action-packed 50 minutes, audiences will explore…

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  • Musical

    Kerry Ellis – Queen Of The West End

    20 October 2024

    Kerry Ellis is the Queen of the West End. From My Fair Lady to We Will Rock You, from Les Miserables to Wicked, in both the West End and on…

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  • Populist

    Wonder Boy

    22 October-26 October 2024

    2024 Olivier Award-winner Sally Cookson (A Monster Calls) directs the critically acclaimed Bristol Old Vic production of WONDER BOY by Ross Willis, a heart-warming and inspiring story about the power…

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  • Musical

    Our Little Hour A (Musical Drama based on the life of Walter Tull)

    26 October 2024

    Studio 2024 The inspirational story of pioneering hero - Walter Tull - is brought to the stage in a new musical drama by award winning playwright Dougie Blaxland and celebrated…

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  • Populist

    Please Right Back

    29 October-30 October 2024

    MH 2024 The new show from multi-award-winning company 1927. Combining handcrafted animation and bold storytelling, Please Right Back sweeps audiences into a magical, mischievous world, inspired by a true story.…

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  • Populist

    Sanctuary

    31 October-2 November 2024

    MH 2024 When Alland, a young Iranian man, begs to be given sanctuary at St Mary’s church in northern England, it sparks a community to react in all the ways…

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  • Populist

    A Derby Christmas

    3 November 2024

    MAIN HOUSE 2024 Join Karolina and friends for a Christmas show party like no other, a night full of music, joy, laughter, warmth and unity that the festive season brings.…

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  • Musical

    The Phantom of the Opera [2024]

    7 November-10 November 2024

    Following their sell-out production of Nativity! The Musical, Derby Youth Musical Theatre are delighted to present The Phantom of the Opera. DYMT will be bringing together a cast of 35…

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  • Traditional

    Santi & Naz

    8 November 2024

    Studio 2024 Santi & Naz explores female friendship, coming of age and coming out set against the backdrop of a country soon to be changed forever. Santi and Naz are…

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  • Derby Theatre Production

    A Christmas Carol

    22 November-4 January 2024

    A thrilling new version by Mike Kenny of Charles Dickens classic and much-loved story. Come and join us during Christmas 2024 for an exciting, magical and vibrant adaptation of Charles…

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  • Derby Theatre Production

    Chicken Licken

    5 December-4 January 2024

    Hiccup Theatre, in collaboration with Derby Theatre and Polka Theatre will bring audiences age 3+, and their families and friends, yet another festive treat for Christmas 2024, Chicken Licken. Chicken…

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  • Experimental

    The Winter's Tale

    10 January-11 January 2025

    Studio 2025 UK premiere of Tracy Young's gripping new translation of Shakespeare's bold and moving play. It’s the toughest winter ever in Sicilia Court, a rundown council estate still waiting…

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  • Traditional

    An Evening With Aggers

    21 January 2025

    An Evening with Aggers Get ready to be bowled over by true cricket legend and renowned BBC correspondent, Jonathan Agnew . From his early days learning the ropes under the…

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  • Derby Theatre Production

    Of Mice And Men

    6 February-1 March 2025

    A gripping tale of friendship and hope. Lennie and George are unlikely best friends, two drifters bound together by a shared faith and the ambition to live the great American…

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  • Comedian

    The Comedy Store [February 2025]

    16 February 2025

    With nearly 40 years’ experience in the business and as the premier name in comedy, The Comedy Store is renowned as a breeding ground for new comedy talent, and remains…

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  • Traditional

    Do I love You?

    25 March-29 March 2025

    MAIN HOUSE 2025 Why not join twenty somethings Sally, Nat and Kyle in this hilarious comedy as they develop a love for, and the people involved with, Northern Soul. What…

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  • Comedian

    The Comedy Store [April 2025]

    27 April 2025

    With nearly 40 years’ experience in the business and as the premier name in comedy, The Comedy Store is renowned as a breeding ground for new comedy talent, and remains…

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    TEST EVENT - Cog

    24 May 2026

    This is just a test event for checking the functionality of the booking pathway.

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Theatre Details

Derby Theatre
  • Derby Theatre is situated in the Derbion shopping centre, with our main entrance opposite the Eagle Market. The Theatre is well connected for travel by car, bus or train.

  • Address: Derby Theatre, 15 Theatre Walk, St Peter’s Quarter, Derby, DE1 2NF

  • Box Office: 01332 59 39 39
    Text Number: 07717 346 964
    Email Enquiries: DerbyTheatreTickets@derby.ac.uk