On stage

2022 is here and we’ve got something for everyone coming up on stage: West End shows, Grammy award-winning musicians, internationally-acclaimed dance and physical theatre, hit comedians, family-friendly interactive shows and more. Explore below…

On Stage The Time Traveller’s Wife: a new musical
Fri 7.30pm; Sat 7.30pm; Tue 7.30pm + more times
Storyhouse Theatre

The Time Traveller’s Wife will have a world premiere at Storyhouse before moving to the West End. This incredible theatrical…

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On Stage Ruth Jones: Love Untold
Garret Theatre

Ruth Jones comes to Storyhouse to talk about her new novel, Love Untold.

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On Stage Digital Buddies Environmental Digital Stories

Digital Buddies meet at Storyhouse every Friday to learn and share digital skills. Regular members have been researching current climate change matters and will be sharing their findings.

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On Stage Live Jazz Performance
The Kitchen

A live music performance by two of Chester’s “oldest” Buskers expect to hear songs by Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Jerry Roll Martin and King Oliver. 

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On Stage Keep on Dancing
Garret Theatre

Over 50s dance groups from across Cheshire will come together for the first time to share, devise and to dance! 

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On Stage Haylo Theatre Presents: Spice of Life
Garret Theatre

Halo Theatre present a funny, thought-provoking piece of storytelling that challenges society’s approach to old age.

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On Stage Silent Disco
The Kitchen

A silent disco is an event where people dance to music listened to on wireless headphones. At Storyhouse Elders tune into 80s rock ballads or 60s pop.

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On Stage Live Music from The Gelatos
The Kitchen

The Gelatos are a high energy all live, all singing jazz trio, playing popular songs from the 40s & 50s with an Italian twist. Sit and listen or grab a partner and dance the afternoon away!

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On Stage An Evening with Graham Norton
Storyhouse Theatre

Hilarious and heart-warming, don’t miss the chance to spend an evening with one of the UK’s most loved personalities. 

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On Stage Lunchtime Lectures – Life After Prison: Do we really believe in rehabilitation? Are we willing to give people a second chance?
Garret Theatre

This talk will share some experiences of former prisoners in their efforts to leave crime behind and make a difference to communities. These are stories of exclusion and pain, but also of resilience, creativity, and hope.

On Stage DREAM – Ballet Cymru
Storyhouse Theatre

Working with Award-Winning instrumentalist and composer Frank Moon, Ballet Cymru have created a magical, gender bending world of fairies, lovers, and bewitching enchantment.

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On Stage Real Life Stories
Garret Theatre

An event to hear stories in-conversation style with some remarkable older people living in Chester.  

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On Stage The Unthanks
Storyhouse Theatre

Coming to Storyhouse for the very first time, The Unthanks mark the Autumn release of their new album, Sorrows Away.

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On Stage Intergenerational Classical Music Event
The Kitchen

Live classical music concerts from outstanding musicians in a relaxed, friendly setting suitable for babies, toddlers, and grown-ups.

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On Stage Dominoes and Dahlias (+Oware!)
Garret Theatre

Join the Dominoes and Oware tournament, this is one garden party not to be missed! Dominoes and Dahlias (+Oware!) has been created by The Royal Exchange Elders Company.

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On Stage Sue Barker Live: Calling The Shots
Storyhouse Theatre

Spend an unforgettable evening with tennis and broadcasting legend Sue Barker as she shares the remarkable story of her life and career.

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On Stage Angel by Henry Naylor
Garret Theatre

In 2014 Kurdish families were fleeing Kobane to avoid the inevitable ISIS onslaught; Rehana stayed to fight and defend her town. Now, this legendary story comes to the stage in Henry Naylor’s award winning play.

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On Stage Milkshake! Live: Milkshake! Monkey’s Musical
Storyhouse Theatre

Milkshake! Monkey is back and can’t wait to put on a spectacular NEW Show for you all, joined by some of his favourite Milkshake! friends creating the most dazzling show you have ever seen!

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On Stage The City that was Ellie and Joe
Garret Theatre

Psychological drama that propels audiences from the 1990s to a dystopian alternative reality.

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On Stage Suggs: What a King Cnut – A Life in the Realm of Madness
Storyhouse Theatre

Due to huge popular demand, after his first tour-de-force, smash hit, sell out tours with ‘My Life Story’, Suggs is treading the boards again.

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