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Sep.042015

An Evening with Des O'Connor

desoconnorFri 4th September

7:30pm

 

Comedy / Chat

 

 

 

One of the UK’s greatest ever performers, the incomparable DES O’CONNOR, in his brand new show celebrating the stage and screen career of this show-business legend.  

Live Theatre
Sep.052015

Gemma Bovery (15)

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Sat 5th to Thu 10th September

7:30pm

 

Genre: Comedy / Drama / Romance



 


Martin, an ex-Parisian well-heeled hipster passionate about Gustave Flaubert who settled into a Norman village as a baker, sees an English couple moving into a small farm nearby. Not only are the names of the new arrivals Gemma and Charles Bovery, but their behavior also seems to be inspired by Flaubert's heroes.

Film
Sep.112015

45 Years (15)

45 years

Fri 11th to Thu 17th September (not Sat 12th)

7:30pm

 

Genre: Drama / Romance



 

 

There is just one week until Kate Mercer's 45th wedding anniversary and the planning for the party is going well. But then a letter arrives for her husband. The body of his first love has been discovered, frozen and preserved in the icy glaciers of the Swiss Alps. By the time the party is upon them, five days later, there may not be a marriage left to celebrate.

Film
Sep.122015

The Last Night of the Proms

bcbrass2015Sat 12th September

7:30pm

 

Concert / Brass

 

 

 

Bournemouth Concert Brass is Dorset's finest brass ensemble with a fine tradition of top quality brass banding. The band invite you to join them in an evening of finer traditional brass band music culminating in a finale paying tribute to the world famous "Last Night of the Proms".

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Live Theatre
Sep.192015

Brief Encounter

Brief EncounterSat 19th September

7:30pm

 

Drama / Play

 

 

 

Noel Coward’s “Brief Encounter” is remembered as one of the most haunting love stories ever.   Adapted by the genius that is Emma Rice and Kneehigh Theatre, Arena Theatre brings to the stage the characteristic wit and musicality of Kneehigh in this classic.  Experience the joy and heartache of this timeless story.

Live Theatre
Sep.252015

Untold Stories

untoldstoriesFri 25th September

7:30pm

 

Drama / Play

 

 

 

ImpAct Theatre present Untold Stories featuring two autobiographical recollections by Alan Bennett.

Live Theatre
Oct.102015

A Night at the Proms

heroeshavenswanageSat 10th October

7:30pm

 

Concert in aid of Heroes Haven (Swanage)

 

 

 

Heroes Haven Swanage invites you to join us with at Night at the Proms, an exciting night of all your favourite music and songs presented by The Band of the Hampshire Constabulary, The Dorset Police Male Voice Choir and our very own Purbeck Arts Choir.

Live Theatre
Oct.282015

Hansel and Gretel

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Wed 28th October

2:00pm

 

Children

 

 

 

Hansel and Gretel brings together amazing magic, comedy, sets and costumes - all this as well as dragons, illusions and a full supporting cast set to wow the crowds! There might even be a custard pie or two!

 

Live Theatre
Oct.302015

tinderbox

tinderboxFri 30th October

7:30pm

 

Drama / Play

 

 

 

Award winning AsOneTheatre present Tinderbox.
Adapted and directed by Jacqueline Avery, with music by Joe Butcher.

Live Theatre
Nov.212015

Children in Need Variety Concert

childreninneedSat 21st November

7:30pm

 

Concert

 

 

 

It has become quite a tradition now for Swanage Drama Company to host an annual production for Children In Need.

This year the show will be on Saturday 21st November at The Mowlem Theatre at 7.30pm.

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Live Theatre
Dec.032015

Vienna Festival Ballet present... The Nutcracker

Nutcracker flyerThu 3rd December

7:30pm

 

Dance / Ballet

 

 

 

Audiences have the opportunity to catch Tchaikovsky’s world famous classical ballet, The Nutcracker, when the highly acclaimed Vienna Festival Ballet company returns to town.

Live Theatre
Jan.082016

Jack and the Beanstalk

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Fri 8th, Sat 9th, Fri 15th and Sat 16th January at 
7:30pm
Matinees Sat 9th and Sat 16th January at 2pm

 

Pantomime

 

 


Swanage Drama Company is back with their annual family pantomime.

Live Theatre
Apr.032016

Swing 'n' Sinatra

sinatraSun 3rd April

7:30pm

 

Concert

 

 

 

Celebrating 100 years of Sinatra – Join Five Star Swing for an evening of the famous songs spanning Sinatra’s career from the Tommy Dorsey band to Hollywood plus Vegas’ “Rat Pack”  to recordings with the Count Basie band…

Live Theatre

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