Joe Black’s House of Burlesque

On Saturday 2nd September 2017, House of Burlesque returns to The Kings Theatre in Albert Road, kicking off from 7:30pm — one of the biggest events of its kind in the UK! Witness the marvel that is the ever-rotating cast of Joe Black’s House of Burlesque at the charming Edwardian playhouse.
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Sep 2017

The Grunch at the New Theatre Royal

The Grunch, a new children’s musical coming to Portsmouth’s New Theatre Royal on Saturday 24th June 2017, tells the story of grumpy outsider Rudy Grunch. When his entire school gets excited about the annual school musical, Rudy comes up with the perfect plan to ruin it for everyone: he steals …
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Jun 2017

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Groundlings Theatre Tours for Portsmouth Festivities

On Thursday 22nd June the Groudlings Theatre are hosting theatre tours as part of Portsmouth Festivities on various times throughout the day. Theatre Tours discover the history of The Old Beneficial School on one of Groundlings’ historical tours. With guided tours and illustrated talks by costumed actors taking you through …
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Jun 2017

The Spice Box

A riotous interactive performance based on Tudor life and the spice trade: ‘The Spice Box’ comes to Southsea Castle on Sunday 18th June. This one-woman show surrounds a lady’s Spice Box: an interactive box with wings and doors where puppets appear and pirate ships come to capture people off the …
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Jun 2017

Comedy All Stars

New Theatre Royal Portsmouth host Comedy All Stars on Friday 9th June, a night of top-class comedy featuring people off the telly. The show’s line-up includes Tanyalee Davis (Live at the Apollo and The John Bishop Show), Gary Delaney (Mock the Week, Dave’s One Night Stand), Ed Gamble (Russell Howard’s Good …
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Jun 2017

Royal Shakespeare Company’s Antony & Cleopatra at No. 6 Cinema

No. 6 Cinema, Portsmouth’s only independent filmhouse, stream a live Royal Shakespeare Company production of Antony & Cleopatra on Wednesday 24th May, from 7:00pm. Following Caesar’s assassination, Mark Antony has reached the heights of power. Now he has neglected his empire for a life of decadent seduction with his mistress, Cleopatra, …
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May 2017

One Night of Queen

Since winning ITV’s Stars In Their Eyes in 2000, Gary Mullen formed the band The Works and began touring a tribute show to rock legends Queen, and brings the renowned performance to The Kings Theatre on Thursday 11th May. Join One Night of Queen as the show celebrates its 15th …
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May 2017

The Woman in Black

Susan Hill’s acclaimed ghost story, The Woman in Black, comes to life in Stephen Mallatratt’s stage adaptation at Portsmouth’s New Theatre Royal this March and April. The dramatic tale is celebrating its 27th year on the West End, and now embarks on a major UK tour, bringing its haunting atmosphere, …
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Mar 2017

Glenn Miller Orchestra swing into New Theatre Royal Portsmouth

The Glenn Miller Orchestra, led by Ray McVay and featuring the Swing Time Jivers, will appear at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth on Sunday 23rd April. Back in the late ‘30s to early ‘40s, Glenn Miller and his orchestra packed the dance halls in the US. The band enjoyed a string of …

New Theatre Royal Portsmouth produce first Christmas show since relaunch

The New Theatre Royal in Portsmouth are set to produce their first in-house Christmas show since reopening in 2015, with a new adaptation of the classic romantic fable Beauty and the Beast! This brand-new Christmas spectacular will run from the 14th to the 31st December and, after the success of …