What's On this April at the Harlequin Theatre?
A major work from the remarkable partnership of playwright and poet Bertolt Brecht and composer Kurt Weill, Mahagonny was first performed in Leipzig in 1930. Its first ever Royal Opera staging, by Associate Director of Opera John Fulljames, is sung in English,and conducted by Mark Wigglesworth – recently announced as the successor to Edward Gardner as Music Director of English National Opera
Showing Times: Wednesday 1st April 7.15pm
Running Time: 3 Hours with 2 Intervals
A PARTICIPATION MUSICAL FOR ALL THE FAMILY
With beautiful costumes, enchanting sets and magical puppetry, this production will captivate audiences of all ages, continuing Image Musical Theatre's tradition of providing the very best touring theatre
Showing Times: Wed 1st April 2.30pm
Cornwall’s Ambassador of comedy, Jethro, Brings his latest laughter loaded show to Redhill for another evening of slightly naughty entertainment.
Showing Times: Fri 10 April 7.30pm
A behind-the-scenes look inside the historic case to overturn California's ban on same-sex marriage. The high-profile trial first makes headlines with the unlikely pairing of Ted Olson and David Boies, political foes who last faced off as opposing attorneys in Bush v. Gore.
Starring: Ted Olson, Christopher D. Dusseault, Jeffrey J. Zarrillo
Showing Times: Wed 15 April 15.00 & 19.45
Acclaimed playwright Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in Love, Arcadia, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead) returns to the National Theatre with his highly-anticipated new play The Hard Problem, directed by Nicholas Hytner (Othello, Hamlet, One Man, Two Guvnors).
Showing Times: 16 Apr 2015
Running Time: 120 mins
In this superb new presentation, Julian Lloyd Webber will take the audience on an historical and musical journey in which he will give unique insight into not only his life as one of the world's finest musicians but also as a member of arguably the most influential musical dynasty of modern times.
Showing Times: Fri 17 April 7.30pm
As young Ivan IV is crowned, he has to choose one of the 13 Boyar daughters to be his wife and tsarina. He selects Anastasia, and the two eventually fall deeply in love. When the Boyars plot against him and poison his beloved wife, Tsar Ivan finds himself surrounded by enemies. Haunted by dark thoughts and phantoms, he slowly sinks into madness.
Showing Times: Sunday 19 April at 4pm
Running Time: 2 hours 15 mins
From its sell-out run at Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre comes this unique and critically acclaimed production of Shakespeare's tragic Hamlet.
Starring: Maxine Peake
Showing Times: Wed 22 April 19.00
ESOSOC is proud to present an amateur production by arrangement with the REALLY USEFUL GROUP LTD....Sunset Boulevard the musical with book and lyrics by Don Black and Christopher Hampton and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber is based on Billy Wilder's Academy Award-winning 1950 film of the same title, Opening first in London in 1993, the musical has had several long runs internationally and also enjoyed extensive tours.
Showing Times: Wed - Sat 7.30pm; Gala Showing Saturday 2.30pm