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May.012015

A Little Chaos (12a)

alittlechaos

Fri 1st to Thu 7th May (not Sat 2nd)

7:30pm


Genre: Comedy / Drama / Romance 

 


 

A female landscape-gardener is awarded the esteemed assignment to construct the grand gardens at Versailles, a gilt-edged position which thrusts her to the very centre of the court of King Louis XIV. 

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.152015

Far From the Madding Crowd (12a)

farfromthemaddingcrowd

Fri 15th to Thu 21st May (not Sat 16th)

7:30pm

Matinee Mon 18th May at 2:30pm

Genre: Drama 

 


In Victorian England, the independent and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer; Frank Troy, a reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood, a prosperous and mature bachelor.. 

Film
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.222015

Cinderella (U)

cinderella

Fri 22nd to Thu 28th May (not Sun 24th)

7pm

Matinee Tue 26th and Thu 28th May at 2:30pm

Genre: Drama / Family / Fantasy

 


When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her daughters. Never one to give up hope, Ella's fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger. 

Film
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
May.292015

Showboat - for one night only! (PG)

showboat

Fri 29th May

7:30pm


Genre: Musical / Drama

 


 

Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II’s Show Boat, a true classic of American musical theatre, come to the Mowlem in superb digital and stunning surround sound. Filmed live at the San Francisco Opera house, playing at the Mowlem for one night only.

Film
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.142015

Jethro - The Legend at Large

jethroFri 14th August

7:30pm

 

Comedy

 

 

 


After a record-breaking sell out show last November Jethro is back due to phenomenal popular demand, book early to avoid disappointment.

  

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

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