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)
Today 3.15pm; Tomorrow 3.15pm Thu 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)
Today 1pm, 6pm; Tomorrow 1pm, 6pm Thu 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 Tomorrow 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)
Thu 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
Today 3.45pm; Tomorrow 3.45pm; Thu 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 | Sara Hirsch: Stand-up Poetry
Garret Theatre

Sara Hirsch (as seen on the BBC) has been both UK and European Poetry Slam Champion, and placed third in…

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Activities WayWord | Workshop: Songs from the Musicals
Today 10am
Garret Theatre

Come along to this special singing workshop, where you’ll learn the songs from the musicals!

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On Stage WayWord | Funny Looking Kids: Comedy Club
Tomorrow 4pm
Garret Theatre

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

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Music at Storyhouse

On Stage WayWord | A Musical Journey Around the Globe with Kabantu
Tomorrow 2.30pm

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
Tomorrow 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 Grumpy Old Women 2018

GRUMPY OLD WOMEN To The Rescue Starring Jenny Eclair, Dillie Keane & Lizzie Roper Fed up with flogging their guts…

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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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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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