Theatre, Dance & Verbal Arts

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HE KING IS BACK

Millennium Forum

10th May

He looks like Elvis, He sings like Elvis and has an on stage charisma that has audiences believing at times they are watching the King himself.

8pm
£31.50

Albino Parts By Seamas Keenan

Playhouse

14th May - 18th May

A powerful and gripping new drama from Award winning writer Seamas Keenan, ‘Albino Parts’ is set in a very possible and near dystopian future where the abnormal is shockingly normal. Ages 15+

8pm
from £5

Lennon Retrospective

Waterside Theatre

17th May

Fronted by Lennon look-and-sound-alike Gaz Keenan, this two-hour, fully-costumed show takes you on a journey through John Lennon’s best loved songs,

8pm
£18.50, £16 before 26 April

BRAINIAC LIVE

Millennium Forum

22nd May - 23rd May

Strap on your safety goggles boys and girls, Science’s greatest and most volatile live show is returning with a vengeance.

8pm
£9.50-£15

Humpty Dumpty’s Big Egg-Venture

Millennium Forum

25th May

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2pm
£10, £35 (Family)

Interactive Introverts Dan & Phil 2018 World Tour

Waterside Theatre

27th May

an epic interactive experience of rants, roasts, battles, stories, and surprises that will make you laugh, cry, and cringe.

2pm
£2

HAIRSPRAY

Millennium Forum

29th May - 2nd Jun

After the smash hit musical “Grease” last year, the Grove return to the Millennium Forum this May with the hugely popular “Hairspray”!

2:30pm, 7:30pm
£11.50 - £16.50

All My Sons by Arthur Miller

Playhouse

31st May

Directed by Jeremy Herrin

7pm
£12

The Experience of Being

Playhouse

1st Jun

Written and performed by Carol Moore

8pm
£12/ £10

Ian Waite & Vincent Simone – The Ballroom Boys

Millennium Forum

6th Jun

Strictly Come Dancing favourites Ian Waite and Vincent Simone join forces with their brand new production – THE BALLROOM BOYS.

8pm
from £29.50

GYMFUSION

Millennium Forum

8th Jun

Experience gymnastics as you’ve never seen before! Watch as display teams from across the country showcase exciting and creative performances guaranteed to wow the audience at GymFusion,

1pm
from £7.50

THE MEMORY DETECTIVE

Millennium Forum

9th Jun

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7.30pm
£10.00. £30.00 (Family)

Open Schools Festival

Playhouse

12th Jun

Come and celebrate local talent; showcased by several local schools and the best of their Year 11 GCSE Devised and Scripted Drama pieces.

7pm
£3 (£5 for adults)

Famished by Cherry Smyth

Playhouse

13th Jun

‘Famished’ is a poetic sequence by Cherry Smyth that explores the Irish Famine and how imperialism helped cause the largest refugee crisis of the 19th century.

8pm
£10/£8

The God Box, A Daughter’s Story By Mary Lou Quinlan

Playhouse

15th Jun

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8pm
£12

The Chronic Identity Crisis of Pamplemousse An opera for children

Playhouse

22nd Jun

Free music and craft workshop for children and parents: 2pm. Suitable for 7+

from 2pm
free£5 children, £8 adults, £20 family

REAL HOUSEWIVES OF NORN IRON

Millennium Forum

22nd Jun

You’ve met the real housewives of New York, Atlanta and Cheshire – now let’s meet the REAL housewives of Norn Iron!

8pm
£22.50

Zog

Millennium Forum

26th Jun - 27th Jun

By Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

10:30am, 16:30pm
from £11

ADRIAN KNIGHT

Millennium Forum

28th Jun - 29th Jun

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8pm
£10.50, £13, £15

Starcamp Summer Camp

Waterside Theatre

22nd Jul - 26th Jul

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Millennium Forum Youth Productions presents Legally Blonde

Millennium Forum

24th Jul - 27th Jul

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7.30pm
£11/£15

Ian McKellen On Stage: With Tolkien, Shakespeare, others…and you!

Waterside Theatre

27th Jul

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8pm
SOLD OUT

THE MIAMI SHOWBAND STORY

Millennium Forum

22nd Aug - 24th Aug

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8pm
£25

FRIENDSICAL

Millennium Forum

28th Aug - 31st Aug

Friendsical is an original and unique new parody musical inspired by the gang in Friends, the iconic TV show.

3pm, 7:30pm
£12.50 - £28.50

National Theatre Live Presents presents Small Island

Playhouse

6th Sep

Adapted by Helen Edmundson. Based on the novel by Andrea Levy

7pm
£12

THE DREAMBOYS

Millennium Forum

8th Sep

The Dreamboys are getting pulses racing across Britain with their official UK tour, smashing records with more than 140 dates across the year!

8pm
£19.50 - £37.50

Margaret Atwood: Live in Cinemas

Playhouse

10th Sep

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7.30pm
£12

MYRA’S STORY

Millennium Forum

13th Sep - 14th Sep

MYRA’S STORY is Derry playwright Brian Foster’s new adaptation of his acclaimed play, MAIRE A WOMAN OF DERRY.

8pm
£19

National Theatre Live Presents presents One Man, Two Guvnors

Playhouse

26th Sep

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7pm
£12

The Mc Craicens from Derry

Millennium Forum

9th Oct - 12th Oct

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8pm
from £12.50

Dale Thomas

Millennium Forum

10th Oct

Hypnotist Dale Thomas makes a welcome return to the Millennium Forum this October.

8pm
£12.50

WE WILL ROCK YOU

Millennium Forum

21st Oct - 26th Oct

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5pm (Fri & Sat), 8pm
from £22

JUSTIN LIVE 2019

Millennium Forum

2nd Nov

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12pm & 3:30pm
£19 - £21

Frankie’s Guys: A Celebration of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons

Waterside Theatre

30th Nov

This 5-star fast-paced, energetic production paying tribute to the legendary music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons makes its debut at Waterside Theatre as part of a nationwide tour.

8pm
£20

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