The Mowlem 
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Fri 13th to Thu 19th Apr (not Wed 18th)7:30pmMatinee: Mon 16th Apr at 2:30pm Genre: Action ...
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Sister Act


7:30pm Thu 26th to Sat 28th Apr

Swanage Musical Theatre Company



Swanage Musical Theatre Company are proud to present Sister Act, the feel-amazing musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film that has audiences jumping to their feet!

Live Theatre

Mary Magdalene (12a)


Sun 29th Apr to Thu 3rd May
Matinee: Mon 30th Apr at 2:30pm

Genre: Drama 



A Biblical drama which follows the titular saint.

Vienna Festival Ballet present Swan Lake

swanlake2018Fri 4th May



Dance / Ballet




One of the best known love stories, performed by the ever popular Vienna Festival Ballet. Lavish costumes, stunning scenery, international stars, and the glorious music from Tchaikovsky make this a night not to be missed.

Live Theatre

The Greatest Showman (pg) - singalong version

greatestshowman singalong

Mon 7th and Tue 8th May

Genre: Biography / Drama / Musical 



A special treat for The Mowlem Theatre.   The world is singing along with the most entertaining movie of the year and now you can too with this special sing-along screening of The Greatest Showman, the Golden Globe winner for Best Original Song.  SEATS BOOKABLE IN ADVANCE.

The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe

lionwitchwardrobeFOR TWO PERFORMANCES

7:30pm Fri 11th May
2:30pm Sat 12th May

Comedy / Swanage Rep



In this debut performance from Swanage Drama Company’s Supernovas, Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy, four young evacuees from war-torn London, arrive at a rambling old country house.  Here they embark on a magical mystery tour through the wardrobe to the land of Narnia where it is always winter but never Christmas.   Will they manage to save their friend, Mr Tumnus the faun, and free Narnia from the clutches of the White Witch?  Maybe Aslan, Lord of the Wood, can help them?

Live Theatre

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (12a)


Sat 12th to Thu 17th May
Matinee: Mon 14th May at 2:30pm

Genre: Drama / History / Romance 



A period drama in which an author visits a Channel Island book club, established during the German occupation.

The Story of the Beach Boys – A Tribute

beachboysFri 18th May



Concert / Tribute




If you like the Beach Boys songs, you will love this band! Guaranteed to leave you with a smile on your face, with a song in your heart and reflecting on a truly memorable live music experience, this is a show you do not want to miss.

Live Theatre

Waiting for God


7:30pm Tue 7th to Sat 11th Aug
Matinee Sat 11th Aug at 2:30pm

Comedy / Swanage Rep



 Written by Michael Aitkens. Part of the Swanage Rep 2018 season.

Live Theatre

The Railway Children

therailwaychilrdrenFOR SIX PERFORMANCES

7:30pm Tue 14th to Sat 18th Aug
Matinee Sat 18th Aug at 2:30pm

Musical / Swanage Rep



By Edith Nesbit. Adapted as a stage musical by Dave Simpson. Part of the Swanage Rep 2018 season.

Live Theatre

Communicating Doors

communicatingdoorsFOR SIX PERFORMANCES

7:30pm Tue 21st to Sat 25th Aug
Matinee Sat 25th Aug at 2:30pm

Comedy / Swanage Rep



Written by Alan Ayckbourn. Part of the Swanage Rep 2018 season.

Live Theatre

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