What’s on at Storyhouse

Whilst Storyhouse is temporarily closed, new activities plus community favourites from Storyhouse’s regular programme will all be available to access online. You can still use the tabs below to filter all of our events and find out what’s coming up – online! Follow Storyhouse on social media (@StoryhouseLive) to watch all videos and join in!

Looking for some storytelling? Join us at 11am each day for 11am Family Story, or a little later on for the 6pm Story (for grown-ups).

Missing the cinema? Head over to Bring cinema to your home to find out how we’ve teamed up with online cinema platforms to bring you great film at home.

Looking for something to do at home with the kids? Family Sessions from Young Storyhouse coming very soon!

Want to join a virtual choir? Head to Quarantine Karaoke for updates!

Alex Clifton, artistic director, said:  

You can’t come to us, so we’re coming to you. Charge your laptops, plug in your phones and unlock your tablets. Storyhouse is not a buildingStoryhouse is an active, creative communitySince 2010, our professionals, volunteers and audiences have been making work at the parks, in the churches, up the walls, along the streets of Chester; now we will simply carry on online. We work together to tackle shared challenges. 

 

11am Family Story
Today 11am; Tomorrow 11am; Thu 11am; Fri 11am; Sat 11am; Sun 11am; Mon 11am + more times
Online

Every day at 11am, amiliar faces from Storyhouse, including actors, librarians and team members will read stories and parts of…

Young Storyhouse Family Sessions
Today 4.30pm; Tomorrow 4.30pm; Thu 4.30pm; Fri 4.30pm; Sat 4.30pm; Sun 4.30pm; Mon 4.30pm + more times

The Young Storyhouse team run Storyhouse’s Youth Theatre and Young Storyhouse programme. Whilst the building is temporarily closed, they’ve made…

6pm Story
Today 6pm; Tomorrow 6pm; Thu 6pm; Fri 6pm; Sat 6pm; Sun 6pm; Mon 6pm + more times
Online

Familiar faces from Storyhouse, including actors, librarians and team members will read stories and parts of stories chosen by you! Fill out…

Activities Chester Speaking Club
Tomorrow 7.30pm + more times
Online

Now meeting online – a fun, informal and educational community group which uses toastmaster course techniques to help people improve their communication and leadership skills.

Activities Digital Buddies
Online

Now operating online – a user led opportunity to get online – work with college and uni students to get help with what you need to know to get online.

Activities Chester German
Online

Now meeting online – an informal yet structured course with an emphasis on the spoken language with a friendly and experienced German tutor.

Activities Italian: From the Start
Online

A friendly class for everyone who wants to explore the Italian language for the first time.

On Stage The Sound of Music
Storyhouse Theatre

One of the greatest musicals of all time returns to the stage in a magnificent production to enchant and enthral the young and the young at heart.

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.

Activities Italian: Intermediate Group
Online

A friendly class for everyone who wants to further develop their Italian language skills.

Activities Italian: Develop the Basics
Online

A friendly class for those looking to build on their basic knowledge of Italian.

On Stage Our Rita’s Comedy Club
Garret Theatre

Our RITA’s brings you fantastic headline comedians off the telly with the cream of the UK and International comedy circuit. 

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On Stage Little Actors and Brightlites Double Bill
Garret Theatre

Little Actors Theatre Company returns with a double bill of inter-generational theatre companies.

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On Stage AmaSing
Storyhouse Theatre

AmaSing returns to Storyhouse in 2020 for a series of special concerts!

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On Stage Lunchtime Lectures: Feminism and Religion – A Tricky Relationship?
Online

In this lunchtime lecture, Dr Dawn Llewellyn explores the tricky connections and disconnections between feminism, gender, and religion.

On Stage Lunchtime Lectures: Why is France so angry?
Garret Theatre

Timo Obergoker will provide a quick recap of the current discussion in France and explain why France is such an “angry” country.

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Cinema ROH Live: Cavalleria Rusticana / Pagliacci

3 hrs | Two classics are drawn together into one wonderful night out, showcasing the enduring appeal of Italian opera in its most familiar form.

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Activities Adult Arts & Crafts
The Kitchen

Join the Storyhouse engagement team as they introduce you to some craft activities suitable for beginners – come along to meet some like-minded people.

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Activities Exploring Photography
Meeting Room

A new Storyhouse program for photographers of all skill levels and interests.

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Activities Creating a Positive and Happy Mindset
Meeting Room

An introduction into how we can start to free ourselves from limiting negative thinking, to create a positive mindset and greater levels of happiness in our lives.

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