The Mowlem 
Shore Road, Swanage BH19 1DD  Box Office: 01929 422239
Theatre, Cinema and Community Room

Search Events

Select Category
Keyword

Whats On Now / Next

FOR SIX PERFORMANCES Fri 27th March to Thu 2nd April (not Sun) 7:30pm   Genre: Comedy ...
FOR SIX PERFORMANCES Sat 28th March to Thu 2nd April 2:30pm   Genre: Animation ...

Calendar at a Glance

ID 10067427

Image courtesy of David Castillo Dominici at FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Saved  
Apr.042015

Big Hero 6 (PG)

bighero6

FOR SIX PERFORMANCES 
Sat 4th to Thu 9th April

2:30pm

 

Genre: Animation / Action / Adventure

 

 

 

The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.

Film
Apr.042015

Still Alice (12a)

stillalice

FOR SIX PERFORMANCES 
Sat 4th to Thu 9th April

7:30pm

 

Genre: Drama

 

 

 

A linguistics professor and her family find their bonds tested when she is diagnosed with Early-onset Alzheimer's Disease.

Film
Apr.102015

Suite Française (15)

suitefrancaise

FOR SEVEN PERFORMANCES 

Fri 10th to Thu 16th April (not Sat)
7:30pm
Matinee Monday 13th April at 2:30pm

 

Genre: Drama / Romance / War

 

 

During the early years of German occupation of France in World War II, romance blooms between Lucile Angellier, a French villager and Bruno von Falk, a German soldier.

 

Film
Apr.112015

Leaves on a Line

leavesSat 11th April

7:30pm

 

Drama

 

 

 

Forest Forge Theatre Company present two individual stories. Two lives connected by one moment ....

Live Theatre
Apr.172015

The Water Diviner (15)

waterdiviner

FOR SIX PERFORMANCES 

Fri 17th to Thu 23rd April (not Sat 18th)
7:30pm

 

Genre: Drama / War

 

 

 

An Australian man travels to Turkey after the Battle of Gallipoli to try and locate his three missing sons.

 

Film
Apr.182015

Variety Night

henryposter

Sat 18th April

7:30pm

 

Concert

 

 


Variety is the spice of life, as the saying goes – never more so than in this one night of entertainment.  Local talent will be on show as singers, dancers and actors band together to raise money in aid of “Support Henry”.

Live Theatre
Apr.242015

Woman in Gold (12a)

womaningold

FOR SEVEN PERFORMANCES 

Fri 24th to Thu 30th April (not Mon 27th)
7:30pm
Matinee Monday 27th April at 2:30pm

 

Genre: Drama

 

 

Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the government to recover artwork she believes rightfully belongs to her family. 

Film
May.022015

Swanage District Guides... Celebrating 100 years of Guiding in Swanage

girlguideFOR TWO PERFORMANCES 

Sat 2nd May

2pm and 7:30pm

 

Concert 

 

 

 

GirlGuiding is celebrating 100 years of Guiding in Swanage in 2015 ....

Live Theatre
May.122015

The Vienna Festival Ballet 35th Anniversary Gala

vienna35anniversaryTue 12th May

7:30pm

 

Dance

 

 

 

Vienna Festival Ballet celebrate 35 years with their 35th Anniversary Gala ....

Live Theatre
May.162015

Dominic Kirwan and Mary Duff - Together in Concert

dominicSat 16th May

7:30pm

 

Concert

 

 


 

2015 sees two of Ireland's finest and best loved entertainers take to the stage together ....

Live Theatre
May.242015

The Same Old Faces with MSG Collective

sameoldfacesSun 24th May

7:30pm

 

Concert

 

 

 

The Same Old Faces” return to The Mowlem in support of ‘Switch on Swanage’ to raise funds for festoon lighting and future maintenance of decorative lights around Swanage.

Live Theatre
Jun.012015

Metis and Enkelados

MetisposterMon 1st June

7:30pm

 

Musical / Play

 

 

 

A conceptual musical stage play in 5 acts by Martin Szalla, the first performance ever ....

Live Theatre
Jun.032015

As You Like It

asyoulikeitposterFOR THREE PERFORMANCES
Wed 3rd to Fri 5th June

7:30pm

 

Classic / Play

 

 

SISATA presents William Shakespeare’s AS YOU LIKE IT.

Set in a distant futuristic nation amid a turbulent court, young love and new loyalties rise under the watchful dark eyes of a powerful hierarchy, threatening its hold and restrictive traditions.

Live Theatre
Jun.122015

Talking 2 Spirit

keithcharlesFri 12th June

7:30pm

 

Clairvoyance

 

 

 

Keith Charles with special guest Ivan Lee - "Talking2Spirit" ....

Live Theatre
Jun.182015

The Ladykillers

ladykillersposterFOR THREE PERFORMANCES
Thu 18th to Sat 20th June

7:30pm

 

Comedy / Play

 

 

Swanage Drama Company present the classic black comedy  – 1950’s farce The Ladykillers ....

Live Theatre
Jun.282015

The Big Band - with Five Star Swing

fivestar smallSun 28th June

7:30pm

 

Concert / Big Band

 

 

 

As seen at London's Leicester Square Theatre!

Live Theatre
Jul.032015

Canterbury Tales

canteburyFOR TWO PERFORMANCES - 
Fri 3rd and Fri 10th July

7:30pm

 

Comedy / Play

 

 

After the great success of the professional Wessex Actors Company’s (WAC’s) production of ‘Private Lives’ at various Dorset venues in 2014, including Swanage’s Mowlem Theatre, they’re pleased to announce this year’s production of Canterbury Tales - not the pure Chaucer original, but a version created by Phil Woods and Michael Bogdanov.  

Live Theatre
Aug.052015

Pongo's Party

pongospartyposter1Wed 5th August

2:30pm

 

Children

 

 

 

You are invited to MARTY MACDONALD'S FARM for PONGO'S PARTY!
With CBeebies’ Justin Fletcher and Nicole Davis as the voices of Pongo the Pig and Molly-Moo the Cow!

  

Live Theatre
Aug.222015

Perfect Alibi - The Pink Floyd and David Gilmore Tribute

perfect alibi posterSat 22nd August

7:30pm

 

Concert / Tribute

 

 

 

 

Perfect Alibi authentically recreate the sound of Pink Floyd and David Gilmour and give a live performance not to be missed.

  

Live Theatre
Aug.282015

Heart of Eagles - Singles Tour 2015

desperadoposterFri 28th August

7:30pm

 

Concert / Tribute

 

 

 

The Eagles are undoubtedly one of the worlds top selling bands. Both in live concerts and record/CD sales. Their songs, vocals and original sound is legendary, furthermore they have been at the top of their game for over 40 years.


Desperado pay homage to this musical phenomenon, by faithfully recreating, all of the biggest selling singles from their extensive repertoire, and many more of your favourite Eagles songs live on stage in their new show ….  

Live Theatre
Oct.282015

Hansel and Gretel

hanselandgretelposter

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

Visitors 11750 (5)