Theatre

Use the tabs below to search through everything coming up On Stage at Storyhouse.

We’ve got everything from plays, musicals and dance, to comedians talks and opera for you to enjoy.

On Stage Lunchtime Lectures: Surnames, Language & Identity in Cheshire
Today 12pm
Garret Theatre

Dr Harry Parkin will present a brief history of surnames in England and some of the names that are strongly associated with Cheshire

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On Stage Peter Pan Goes Wrong
Today 7.30pm; Tomorrow 2.30pm, 7.30pm; Thu 7.30pm; Fri 7.30pm; Sat 2.30pm, 7.30pm; Sun 2.30pm
Storyhouse Theatre

The team behind The Play That Goes Wrong and The Comedy About A Bank Robbery return to Storyhouse with their latest West End smash hit.

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On Stage The Language of Homelessness
Sat 1.30pm
Garret Theatre

This event will explore the language surrounding homelessness and the misconception in our current culture that all homeless people are alcoholics or drug users.

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On Stage Hungarian Music & Dance
Sat 3.30pm
The Kitchen

Join members of Chester’s Hungarian Community in The Kitchen for traditional music and dancing.

On Stage Crunchy Talks: Tales From Midlife Journeys | The Language of Ageism
Sat 3.30pm
Garret Theatre

Lifestyle journalist, Michela Di Carlo, will shine a spotlight on the issue of casual ageism and the impact it has on our society.

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On Stage Only Human
Sat 7pm
Garret Bar

The ONLY HUMAN community presents a live electronic music night. If you’re a fan of all things synthetic, come and and enjoy a night of modular improvisations, acid basslines and drum machines.

On Stage Open Mic Storytelling
Sat 8pm
Garret Theatre

Join us to tell your story! Stories help us connect: we learn how much we have in common, through stories…

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On Stage Brazilian Music Performance
Sun 12pm
The Kitchen

MPB (popular music of Brazil), is a rich, poetic style that covers a range of rhythms, Samba, Bossa Nova, Baião,…

On Stage K Pop Dance Performance
Sun 3.45pm
The Kitchen

Members of the Korean Culture and Language meet up group will be performing some of their favourite choreography.

On Stage 2020 Chester Chinese New Year Gala
Mon 7pm
Storyhouse Theatre

Enjoy a variety of cultural performances at this annual celebration event organised by the China Centre, Chinese Students and Scholars Association of University of Chester.

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On Stage University of Chester Drama Society Presents The Evolution of Broadway
Storyhouse Theatre

The year is 1946, you head to New York to watch a brand-new Broadway musical. You are greeted by a…

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On Stage Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet: Swan Lake
Storyhouse Theatre

Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet returns to Storyhouse in 2020 with a spectacular production of Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece.

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On Stage Madame Ovary
Garret Theatre

It’s January 2018. Rosa Hesmondhalgh is writing her resolutions. She is going to stop going out with plonkers, start doing…

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On Stage The Suicide
Storyhouse Theatre

Everyone has a dream. Poor Simon’s is to play the tuba – when that fails, he contemplates his own end. A pitch-black Russian comedy, banned by Stalin.

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On Stage Blue Stockings
Storyhouse Theatre

1896. Four defiant young women battle distractions of love, class and misogyny as they fight to change the future of education.

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On Stage Lunchtime Lectures: Cycling and Society – Contributions to Sustainable Futures
Garret Theatre

Peter Cox explores ways in which cycling can contribute to more sustainable patterns of movement and what holds us back from making changes.

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On Stage Kaleidoscope: Monthly Open Mic Night
Garret Theatre

A monthly inclusive and accessible open-mic night celebrating the talents of people living in Chester and the surrounding areas living with a disability, learning disability or with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

On Stage Miss Julie
Storyhouse Theatre

Strindberg’s thrilling psychological drama. Crashing the servants’ party, Julie initiates a sexually-charged power game with her father’s butler.

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On Stage Lunchtime Lectures: Detours and Dislocations – In the Footsteps of Malcolm Lowry
Garret Theatre

Programme Leader in BA Photography at the University of Chester, Cian Quayle, discusses work made in response to the life and writing of Malcolm Lowry.

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On Stage Josh Widdicombe – Bit Much…
Storyhouse Theatre

Tour extended due to phenomenal demand!  The guy everyone can do an impression of is back with a brand-new stand-up…

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