The Mowlem 
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Fri 21st to Thu 27th Oct (not Sat 22nd) 7:30pmMatinees Mon 24th, then ...
Sat 22nd October 7:30pm   In aid of Heroes Haven (Swanage)       Heroes ...

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The Rhythm of the Choir, The Beat of the Band

rhythmofthechoirSat 22nd October



In aid of Heroes Haven (Swanage)




Heroes Haven Swanage invites you to join us with 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 a guest appearance by KELP!  Shanty Men.

Live Theatre

Marty MacDonald's Toy Machine

toymachineWed 26th October



Children's Show




Featuring the voice of children's TV favourite Justin Fletcher as Pongo the Pig.

A brand new show featuring the voices of CBeebies’ Justin Fletcher and Nicole Davis as Pongo the Pig and Molly-Moo the Cow - from the team who brought you Marty MacDonald’s Farm!

Live Theatre

The Girl On the Train (15)


Fri 28th Oct to Thu 3rd Nov (not Sun 30th)

Matinees Mon 31st Oct at 2:30pm


Genre: Mystery / Thriller



Rachel, devastated by her recent divorce, spends her daily commute fantasizing about the seemingly perfect couple who live in a house that her train passes every day, until one morning she sees something shocking happen there and becomes entangled in the mystery that unfolds. Based on Paula Hawkins' bestselling novel.


A Matter of Life and Death

amatteroflifeanddeathSat 12th November







Arena Theatre presents a stage adaptation of Powell and Pressburger's film of the same name by Jonathan Hyde and Jonathan Rea.

Live Theatre

Children in Need Variety Concert

childreninneedSat 19th November







Swanage Drama Company hosts it’s annual production for Children In Need.

This year the show will be on Saturday 19th November at The Mowlem Theatre at 7.30pm.

Live Theatre

Vienna Festival Ballet present Snow White

Vienna Festival Ballet's Snow HiteFri 9th December



Dance / Ballet




Join Vienna Festival Ballet on a magical journey with their unmissable production of
Snow White.

Live Theatre

Santa and the Pirates (that don't want Christmas!)

santaandthepriatesTue 20th December

11am and 2:30pm


Children's Show




Santa is having trouble this year - somebody has stolen his naughty list!

When the pirates of the good ship ‘Christmas Cheer’ offer to help him find it, he must decide, with the help of the children, who has been good and who has been naughty! But can you ever really trust a pirate?!?

Live Theatre

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