Chris T, Mas & Carol (2 Boards & A Passion)

Tameside's 2 Boards & A Passion Theatre Company bring you this exciting brand new family show funded by Tameside M.B.C.'s Cultural Services and Arts Council England. 'The Women's Institute have arranged a Christmas party for the local children including an exciting professional performance of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. But when the theatre company fails to turn up and the bouncy castle won't fit, Mas and Carol are left to improvise with a little help from grumpy Chris T. to make…

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An Old Fashioned Christmas by the Fireside

Kathy and friends invite you to join them in the clubroom for an evening of poems, carols and stories. Doors and bar open 7.00pm. Ticket price £3 includes coffee after the show. To book ring 01457 854411 or 07944 677 037.

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A new play by Russell Kennedy. In the clubroom with bar. In the aftermath of the car crash, things are getting on top of Harriet and to make matters worse she’s just been referred to a shrink. Who was driving that night? Are your dreams that important? And can jelly babies really help? “The man is bonkers! He’s the one needing guidance.” You learn a lot about yourself in circumstances like these and sometimes you wish you hadn’t. Performance at…

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War On Our Doorstep 1939 – Trio Literati

Tune into life at the outbreak of war through three Northern diary writers — a housewife, a theatre buff, and a raw recruit to the Army Medical Corps.   From the price of blackout materials, to backstage dramas, to square bashing and lectures on VD, their personal stories give a colourful picture of our community as the world slid into war. Like the famous "Housewife,49" two of the diarists were volunteers for Mass Observation, set up in 1938 to record everyday…

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One-act Play Festival 2019

The near-legendary Partington Theatre One Act Play Festival now in its 26th year. Not to be missed! Come and enjoy a great week of One-Act plays. Each evening there will be 2 or 3 short plays with a short critique by a guest adjudicator the end of the evening. Every night a different programme of very varied one-act plays presented by theatre groups from all over the area and beyond.  New writing rubs shoulders with famous classics.  Lots to talk about!  Our…

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Festival Saturday

Armistice Theatre Warwick presents 'Pals' by Mike Tildesley. Final Adjudication and Adjudicator's Awards presented by Carmel Bird of  Greater Manchester Drama Federation. Tickets cost £3 per evening (no concessions, unreserved seating). A bargain ‘Festival Ticket’ covers all 6 evenings and costs just £10. Tickets are available at the theatre bar or pay on the door. You can reserve tickets by emailing brownmikeandpolly@btinternet.com or phone 01457 865278 (answerphone)

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Glossopera Opera Gala

We are delighted to welcome back Glossopera for a superb selection of opera and festive favourites. These professional opera singers will be accompanied  by a wonderful pianist. Two evening performances only. Tickets are now on sale from Bay Tree Books, High Street West, Glossop  and www.ticketsource.co.uk/glossopera. Tickets are £18 for all adults and £12 for students.

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Festival Monday

Guide Bridge Theatre  presents 'The Pied Piper Of Hamelin - A Question Of Rats' by Geoff Bamber. 'It Sucks Being A Paper Girl' by Jennifer Savill. Glossopdale School presents 'Macbeth In 17½ Minutes' by Christine Harvey. Tickets cost £3 per evening (no concessions, unreserved seating). A bargain ‘Festival Ticket’ covers all 6 evenings and costs just £10. Tickets are available at the theatre bar or pay on the door. You can reserve tickets by emailing brownmikeandpolly@btinternet.com or phone 01457 865278 (answerphone)  

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Festival Sunday

Partington Junior Workshop presents 'What A Turn-up'  By Sandy Taylor. 'The Children's Ward' by Ellen Dryden. 'Adventure Camp' by Ellen Dryden. Tickets cost £3 per evening (no concessions, unreserved seating). A bargain 'Festival Ticket' covers all 6 evenings and costs just £10. Tickets are available at the theatre bar or pay on the door. You can reserve tickets by emailing brownmikeandpolly@btinternet.com or phone 01457 865278 (answerphone)

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