Festival WayWord Festival

Enter a world of half-term fun! February’s WayWord Festival is back – in Storyhouse. WayWord half-term Festival, previously held at…

On Stage A Little Night Music
Storyhouse Theatre

A sparkling new stage version of Stephen Sondheim’s Tony award-winning musical.

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On Stage Swallows and Amazons
Storyhouse Theatre

Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps, in this new adaptation by Tony Award nominee Bryony Lavery.

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Food & Drink

The Kitchen In the heart of Storyhouse is Chester’s newest and most exciting restaurant – The Kitchen. Check out The…

On Stage The Crucible
Storyhouse Theatre

Arthur Miller’s classic American thriller and the greatest play of the 20th Century.

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New shows for 2018 announced!

On Stage The Crucible
Storyhouse Theatre

Arthur Miller’s classic American thriller and the greatest play of the 20th Century.

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On Stage A Little Night Music
Storyhouse Theatre

A sparkling new stage version of Stephen Sondheim’s Tony award-winning musical.

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On Stage Swallows and Amazons
Storyhouse Theatre

Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps, in this new adaptation by Tony Award nominee Bryony Lavery.

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Season Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre 2018

Prepare your picnic and pop the prosecco, Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre returns to captivate audiences for its ninth year…

At the Cinema

Cinema Coco (PG)
Tomorrow 3.15pm

1 hr 45 | A magical musical from the Pixar studio. Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family’s ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great grandfather who was a legendary singer.

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Cinema Early Man (PG)
Tomorrow 1pm

Duration 1 hr 29 | Another brilliant family adventure from the creator of Wallace & Gromit, set at the dawn of time.

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Cinema Phantom Thread (15)
Today 8pm

2 hrs 10 | Paul Thomas Anderson directs Daniel Day-Lewis in his final film, who stars as a renowned dressmaker in post-war Britain.

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WayWord Flicks | The Lego Batman Movie (U)
Tomorrow 4pm
The Kitchen

1 hr 42 | WayWord Flicks | Lego Batman in his own big-screen adventure!

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Wayword Festival is back 17 – 24 February

Activities WayWord | Willard Wigan Exhibition
Tomorrow 3.45pm; Fri 3.45pm Sat 3.45pm
Garret Bar

The Willard Wigan Exhibition is a fabulous collection of the smallest sculptures you’ll ever see. Prepare to be amazed!

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On Stage WayWord | Funny Looking Kids: Comedy Club
Garret Theatre

Prepare for a rag tag bag of tomfoolery and nonsense – comedy for kids with an alternative twist!

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Activities WayWord | Baby Brahms
Fri 12.30pm, 2pm
The Den

Introduce your little ones to some child-friendly classical music this half-term!

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On Stage WayWord | Jonny Duddle: The Pirates of Scurvy Sands
Fri 11am

Yo ho ho! Author and illustrator Jonny Duddle introduces his newest book The Pirates of Scurvy Sands by putting on an interactive pirate performance.

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Music at Storyhouse

On Stage WayWord | A Musical Journey Around the Globe with Kabantu

An hour long whistle-stop tour around the globe with the award-winning world music collective Kabantu. The perfect half-term musical treat with WayWord!

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On Stage Kabantu: The Debut Album Tour
Today 7.30pm

From Irish jigs to Brazilian samba in a soulful and swinging fusion, Kabantu debut their first ever album at Storyhouse!…

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Spring 2018

On Stage Cilla – The Musical

Cilla – The Musical is the new spectacular and heart-warming musical adaptation of the critically acclaimed hit ITV television series…

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On Stage Evita

BILL KENWRIGHT by special arrangement with THE REALLY USEFUL GROUP presents Evita Lyrics by TIM RICE Music by ANDREW LLOYD…

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On Stage English Touring Opera: Puccini’s Il Tabaro & Gianni Schicchi

English Touring Opera Puccini’s one-act operas Il tabarro (directed by James Conway) and Gianni Schicchi (directed by Liam Steel) could…

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On Stage Son of a Preacher Man

Book by Warner Brown Featuring the songs of Dusty Springfield Directed and Choreographerd by Craig Revel Horwood Three broken hearts,…

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On Stage Gangsta Granny

It’s Friday night and Ben knows that means only one thing – staying with Granny! There will be cabbage soup,…

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On Stage Dinosaur World Live

Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World in this interactive new show for all the family. Grab…

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On Stage The Pretend Men: Police Cops in Space

Following a total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2017 and London’s Soho Theatre, multi award-winning comedy trio The…

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On Stage Foil, Arms & Hog: Oink

Former children and regular eaters Foil, Arms & Hog return to road with their new show Oink. Oink is a…

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Food & Drink

The Kitchen In the heart of Storyhouse is Chester’s newest and most exciting restaurant – The Kitchen. Check out The…

Latest News

Blog post WayWord Flicks Thursday 1 February 2018

Tea time films on the big screen during half-term at Storyhouse! From Monday to Friday (19-23 February) this February half-term,…

News Storyhouse needs trainee actors for the summer! Thursday 15 February 2018

Trainee Actors at Storyhouse Storyhouse is proud to support local performers and emerging talent in Cheshire. We want to create…

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