Theatre (57)

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25
AUG
2
SEP

The Producers

Trinity Theatre

Sat 25th Aug to Sun 2nd Sep

Impoverished by a string of flops, New York producer Max Bialystock recruits timid accountant Leo Bloom to help him pull off Broadway’s greatest scam. Together they aim to produce the worst show ever and run away to Rio with millions. But the best laid plans…

28
AUG

The Hound of the Baskervilles

Tonbridge

Tue 28th Aug

The original and greatest literary detective of them all, Sherlock Holmes, and his assistant Doctor Watson, tackle the most baffling case of their careers in this faithful, cheeky but chilling adaptation.

29
AUG

Handlebards: Twelfth Night

E M Forster Theatre / Tonbridge School

Wed 29th Aug

The world’s first cycling theatre company, The HandleBards, pedal from venue to venue with all the set, props and costume necessary to perform environmentally sustainable Shakespeare across the globe.

31
AUG

The Tempest

Scotney Castle

Fri 31st Aug

The Lord Chamberlain's Men, the UK's premier all male theatre company, invite you to join them this summer for Shakespeare's spellbinding masterpiece, The Tempest.

6
SEP

NT Live: Julie

E M Forster Theatre / Tonbridge School

Thu 6th Sep

Wild and newly single, Julie throws a late night party. In the kitchen, Jean and Kristina clean up as the celebration heaves above them. Crossing the threshold, Julie initiates a power game with Jean – which rapidly descends into a savage fight for survival.

6
SEP

NT Live: Julie

Hawkhurst

Thu 6th Sep

6
SEP

NT Live: Julie

Odeon Cinema

Thu 6th Sep

Vanessa Kirby & Eric Kofi Abrefa star in this updated version of August Strinberg’s play Miss Julie, written by Polly Stenham, & directed by Carrie Cracknell, broadcast live from the National Theatre.

6
SEP

NT Live: Julie

Trinity Theatre

Thu 6th Sep

Wild and newly single, Julie throws a late night party. In the kitchen, Jean and Kristina clean up as the celebration heaves above them. Crossing the threshold, Julie initiates a power game with Jean – which rapidly descends into a savage fight for survival.

6
SEP

NT Live: Julie

Uckfield Picture House

Thu 6th Sep

Wild and newly single, Julie throws a late night party. In the kitchen, Jean and Kristina clean up as the celebration heaves above them. Crossing the threshold, Julie initiates a power game with Jean – which rapidly descends into a savage fight for survival.

12
SEP

RSC: The Merry Wives of Windsor

Hawkhurst

Wed 12th Sep

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SEP

RSC: The Merry Wives of Windsor

Odeon Cinema

Wed 12th Sep

12
SEP

RSC: The Merry Wives of Windsor

Stag Theatre, Sevenoaks

Wed 12th Sep

12
SEP

RSC: The Merry Wives of Windsor

Trinity Theatre

Wed 12th Sep

12
SEP

RSC: The Merry Wives of Windsor

Uckfield Picture House

Wed 12th Sep

13
SEP

The Flop

Trinity Theatre

Thu 13th Sep

Paris. 1657ish. Impotence is illegal. When a member of the aristocracy is accused of being less than upstanding, his wounded pride leads him towards a monumental and very public flop.

14
SEP

The Merchant of Venice

Burrswood

Fri 14th Sep

Shakespeare’s great courtroom drama is by turns thrilling, funny, romantic and unsettling. International award-winning Illyria promise a production to keep you on the edge of your seat!

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SEP
18
SEP

Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four

E M Forster Theatre / Tonbridge School

Mon 17th Sep to Tue 18th Sep

Crammed full of adventure, romance, comedy and of course one or two rather brilliant deductions, The Sign of Four is Arthur Conan Doyle’s epic second Sherlock Holmes tale, a breath-taking yarn brought to life in this spectacular new stage adaptation.

20
SEP

The Goon Show

Trinity Theatre

Thu 20th Sep

From the producers of the critically acclaimed 50th Anniversary Tour of Round the Horne comes another radio comedy classic live on stage.

26
SEP

Not About Heroes

E M Forster Theatre / Tonbridge School

Wed 26th Sep

Stephen MacDonald’s Fringe First winning play about the unique friendship between celebrated World War One poets Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon. They met at Craiglockhart Hospital in 1917, and bonded over a mutual hatred of war and love of poetry.

27
SEP

NT Live: King Lear

E M Forster Theatre / Tonbridge School

Thu 27th Sep

27
SEP

NT Live: King Lear

Hawkhurst

Thu 27th Sep

27
SEP

NT Live: King Lear

Odeon Cinema

Thu 27th Sep

Considered by many to be the greatest tragedy ever written, King Lear sees two ageing fathers – one a King, one his courtier – reject the children who truly love them.  Their blindness unleashes a tornado of pitiless ambition and treachery, as family & state are plunged into a violent power struggle with bitter ends.

27
SEP

NT Live: King Lear

Trinity Theatre

Thu 27th Sep

Chichester Festival Theatre's production received five-star reviews for its sell-out run, and transfers to the West End for a limited season.

27
SEP

NT Live: King Lear

Uckfield Picture House

Thu 27th Sep

Chichester Festival Theatre’s production transfers to the West End for a limited season.  Jonathan Munby directs Ian McKellen’s ‘extraordinarily moving portrayal’ (Independent) in this ‘nuanced and powerful’ (The Times) contemporary retelling of Shakespeare’s tender, violent, moving & shocking play.

4
OCT

The Winters Tale from Shakespeare's Globe

Odeon Cinema

Thu 4th Oct

The Winter’s Tale is Shakespeare’s great play of the irrational and inexplicable, illustrating how uncontrollable emotions can range across gender, country, class and age.

4
OCT

Much Ado About Nothing

Trinity Theatre

Thu 4th Oct

8
OCT

Oscar Wilde: The Importance of Being Earnest

Hawkhurst

Mon 8th Oct

9
OCT

Oscar Wilde: The Importance of Being Earnest

Odeon Cinema

Tue 9th Oct

9
OCT

Oscar Wilde Season: The Importance of Being ...

Trinity Theatre

Tue 9th Oct

9
OCT

Oscar Wilde: The Importance of Being Earnest

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 9th Oct

11
OCT

The Pantaloons: As You Like It

Cranbrook, Queens Hall

Thu 11th Oct

Welcome to the Forest of Arden, a world of clowns, lovers, runaways and rebels.

12
OCT

The Devil's Bride

Trinity Theatre

Fri 12th Oct

Aspiring 17th Century painter Godfried Schalken seeks an apprenticeship with famous artist Gerard Douw, and falls in love with Douw’s niece Rose.

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OCT
20
OCT

Three Sisters

Trinity Theatre

Tue 16th Oct to Sat 20th Oct

A Trinity Theatre Company production.

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OCT
24
OCT

Terry Pratchett's Mort

Trinity Theatre

Tue 23rd Oct to Wed 24th Oct

Although the scythe isn’t pre-eminent among the weapons of war, anyone who has been on the wrong end of, say, a peasants’ revolt will know that in skilled hands it is fearsome.

1
NOV

An Enemy of the People

Trinity Theatre

Thu 1st Nov

Following critically-acclaimed national tours of The Government Inspector and Don Q, Flintlock Theatre return with a reimagined classic. Employing their signature high-energy storytelling, music and live digital interaction, Flintlock’s irreverent style brings Ibsen’s masterpiece into the 21st century in a searing examination of fake news, whistleblowing and who really wields power in contemporary Britain.

7
NOV

MGC Presents: Red

Trinity Theatre

Wed 7th Nov

Award-winning stage and screen actor Alfred Molina reprises his critically acclaimed performance as the American abstract expressionist painter Mark Rothko. He is joined by rising star Alfred Enoch of US television drama series How to Get Away With Murder as his assistant Ken.

14
NOV

RSC: Troilus and Cressida

Odeon Cinema

Wed 14th Nov

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NOV

RSC: Troilus and Cressida

Trinity Theatre

Wed 14th Nov

Troilus and Cressida swear they will always be true to one another.

14
NOV

RSC: Troilus and Cressida

Uckfield Picture House

Wed 14th Nov

18
NOV

NT Live: Allelujah!

Trinity Theatre

Sun 18th Nov

Alan Bennett’s sharp and hilarious new play is "just what the doctor ordered" Daily Telegraph. Filmed live at London’s Bridge Theatre during its limited run, don’t miss this "rousing chorus line for the NHS" Observer in your local cinema.

20
NOV

NT Live: The Madness of King George III

Hawkhurst

Tue 20th Nov

20
NOV

NT Live: The Madness of King George III

Odeon Cinema

Tue 20th Nov

It’s 1786 & King George III is the most powerful man in the world. But his behaviour is becoming increasingly erratic as he succumbs to fits of lunacy. With the King’s mind unravelling at a dramatic pace, ambitious politicians & the scheming Prince of Wales threaten to undermine the power of the Crown, & expose the fine line between King & man.

20
NOV

NT Live: The Madness of King George III

Trinity Theatre

Tue 20th Nov

A live Transmission of multi-award-winning drama The Madness of George III will be streamed to cinemas, in National Theatre Live’s first ever broadcast from Nottingham Playhouse.

20
NOV

NT Live: The Madness of King George III

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 20th Nov

Written by one of Britain’s best-loved playwrights Alan Bennett, this epic play was also adapted into a BAFTA Award-winning film following its premiere on stage in 1991.

21
NOV

Pop Music

Trinity Theatre

Wed 21st Nov

A wedding. A free bar.

30
NOV

A Christmas Carol

Trinity Theatre

Fri 30th Nov

It’s Christmas Eve and strange happenings are afoot at Mr Scrooge’s house as four ghostly apparitions try to make him change his ways…

4
DEC

NT Encore: The Madness of King George III

E M Forster Theatre / Tonbridge School

Tue 4th Dec

4
DEC

Stage Russia: Onegin

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 4th Dec

6
DEC

NT Live: Antony and Cleopatra

Hawkhurst

Thu 6th Dec

6
DEC

NT Live: Antony and Cleopatra

Odeon Cinema

Thu 6th Dec

6
DEC

NT Live: Antony & Cleopatra

Uckfield Picture House

Thu 6th Dec

11
DEC

Simon Callow: A Christmas Carol

Odeon Cinema

Tue 11th Dec

15
JAN

Stage Russia: King Lear

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 15th Jan

19
JAN

NT Encore: Antony & Cleopatra

Trinity Theatre

Sat 19th Jan

Broadcast live from the National Theatre, Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play Shakespeare’s famous fated couple in his great tragedy of politics, passion and power.

31
JAN

NT Live: I'm Not Running

Hawkhurst

Thu 31st Jan

31
JAN

NT Live: I'm Not Running

Uckfield Picture House

Thu 31st Jan

This explosive new play by David Hare, premieres at the National Theatre. 

12
FEB

Stage Russia: Smile Upon Us Lord

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 12th Feb

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Today | Tomorrow
Today (Sunday)
The information for this list comes from a 3rd party source (Cinelist), we recommend you check with Odeon Cinema for confirmation of films and times.
Top Venues

Trinity Theatre

103 events

Assembly Hall Theatre

75 events

Odeon Cinema

28 events

The Forum

27 events

The Pantiles

15 events

See all 57 venues...

Contact Us
Tunbridge Wells Events is an independently run listings site, we gather our data and images from a wide range of public and private sources. Inevitably details change from time to time and we're not told, so we recommend you check with the venue or organiser before travelling to an event!