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Shackleton's Carpenter

Friday 28 September - 8pm
Performed by Malcom RennieSaturday 28 September - 8pm Shackleton's Endurance sank in Antarctica, leaving him and his crew of 27 stranded. McNish, brilliant carpenter and shipwright, defied Shackleton, but went all the way with him and played an absolutely vital role in ensuring all 28 were saved.

Cardboard Carnival - Lempen Puppet Theatre Company

Sunday 7 October 2.30pm (workshop at 4pm)
This is ‘Carnival of the Animals’ but not as we know it. Dissected for body part potential to create the ‘ultimate animal’, we take inspiration from the music by Camille Saint-Saëns, a little help from Darwin and a whole lot of cardboard to mash up a show full of puppet possibility. Inspiration and delight for everyone from 4 to 104.
 

African Arts - Variety Show

Saturday 13 October, 5.30pm
A high octane, super-entertaining mix of African dance and music which will get you up and on your feet! 

No Petticoats Here, performed by Louise Jordan

Saturday 27 October - 8pm
Stories of First World War women through song
Award winning singer, songwriter and musician Louise Jordan shares the stories of inspirational women who challenged expectations through original song and storytelling

Snow White, Rose Red and Bear Brown

Sat 3 November, 11am and 2pm

Snow White and Rose Red – sisters, twins, best friends – have lived in the forest since they were Babes in the Wood. Not as worldly wise as their mother would have liked, they are nonetheless, kind, caring and sometimes a little over-enthusiastic in their deeds! 

ages 5+

Ali Cook: Principles of Deception

Saturday 3 November - 8pm
Star of the West End magic spectacular ‘Impossible,’ ‘Penn & Teller: Fool Us’ (ITV1), 'Dirty Tricks' (Ch4), 'Monkey Magic' (Five), ‘Psychic Secrets ‘(Five) and the ‘Jerry@Trick’  show with Jerry Sadowitz (Five). Ali Cook returns with his own brand of awe-inspiring magic and off-beat comedy. Expect to be genuinely amazed.

Jane Austen - agreeable people

Sat 17, 8pm - Sun 18 November, 5pm (3pm Regency tea before Sunday show)

Celia Andrews, has brought together familiar and new faces to present a new play by Patricia Jones. her innovative dramatisation of Austen's writings will ensure you have an evening of “a little quiet cheerfulness." 
 

A Christmas Carol - Theatre Tours / Maverick Theatre

Friday 30 November, 8pm
Olivier Award winner, guy Masterson, last seen at Riverhouse with ‘Under Milk Wood’ in 2003 returns with festive favourite ‘A Christmas Carol’. Famed for bringing multiple characters to vivid life, Masterson recreates Scrooge, Marley, the Fezziwigs, Tiny Tim et al, in an enchanting performance that will dazzle and linger long in the memory. guaranteed to get you into the Christmas Spirit - in many more ways than one! 
 

The Little Match Girl - Last Baguette company

Friday 14 December, 7pm
A warming tale for winter: London. Christmas Eve. The snow is falling. A little girl struggles fiercely through the cold. We follow her throughout the day as she encounters the funny and zany characters of the vibrant city streets. We enter the tumultuous world of her imagination, meeting talking turkeys, dancing rats, Queen Victoria, Prince Albert and their chattering Christmas tree. 

Age 4+

The Jolly Christmas Postman

Saturday 15 - Saturday 22 December see listing for show times
The Jolly Christmas Postman is on his final delivery of the year and he visits well-loved characters such as Miss Riding hood and humpty Dumpty and many others, with a gift for all this Christmas time.