Bittersweet, poignant and laugh out loud funny, Borderline is a comedic love letter to the future of our islands from this award-winning comedian’s personal past.
Borderline sees Patrick Kielty return to his satirical roots with a personal take on borders, national identity and the future of the Union in a post Brexit landscape.
As a Northern Ireland native, who grew up close to the Irish border, this new one man stand up show delves into his homeland’s recent history to try to make sense of what Brexit’s new borders and political upheaval means for our shared identities.
Age guidance 15+
As part a double bill, 440 Theatre will be performing Macbeth and A Midsummer Night's Dream in the space of one evening!
Act One sees the 440 team wrestle with a side splitting Macbeth (Yes, a comedy!) followed by an even more outrageous A Midsummer Night's Dream in Act Two. 440 Theatre are 4 actors delivering an exciting, engaging and energetic piece of theatre in 40 minutes!
Performing in spaces great and small, their work is playful but never lacks focus. 440 Theatre was formed to provide live action Shakespeare that educates and entertains in as little as 40 minutes!
Stripping the narrative to its core we keep the essence of Shakespeare’s words alive to help his magnificent stories shine at the heart of our shows. Anarchy is equally balanced with a safe and family friendly environment which keeps our audiences relaxed, engaged and safe in the knowledge they’re in good hands!
The hugely popular and accomplished Graeme Hall (Channel 5’s Dogs Behaving (very) badly) is bringing his wisdom, charm and puppy prowess to a UK venue near you.
For the first time ever, dog and puppy owners up and down the country will have the chance to seek advice from ‘Britain’s best dog trainer’ (The Telegraph) for all their canine concerns. This specially crafted 90-minute show is full of tricks, memories, heart-warming surprises, and an exclusive Q&A, all presented in an intimate and relaxed live setting.
Graeme Hall is a Master Dog Trainer with the Guild Of Dog Trainers. With more than 10 years’ experience, a list of celebrity clients, and regular appearances on BBC Breakfast and ITV’s This Morning, Hall has built a glowing reputation on providing quick but long-lasting fixes to almost any dog behavioral problem. Hall has one motto, ‘any dog, any age, any problem’ and now it’s your turn to be inspired, benefit from his expertise, and get your pooch back on track and trained for life.
Tickets are on sale now- secure your seats today!
By official invitation of Prince Charming, you are officially invited to The Royal Ball this Autumn as Adult Panto Tour return with the most magical, naughty tale of them all, Sinderella!
Will poor Cinderella make it to the ball or will her wicked Step Mother Detox (Drag Race Season 5 and All Stars Season 2) stop her!
Under the guidance of our magical Fairy Drag Mother, Janey Jacke (Drag Race Holland Season 1 and UK vs The World Season 1) and the lovable Buttons, will Cinderella ensure the glass slipper is returned to her and true love prevails.
With Sparkling Sets and Costumes, an Utterly Filthy ‘laugh a minute script’ and all the usual cheesy anthems, fun, frolics, laughter and audience participation you would expect. get ready for a night at the theatre you won’t forge in a hurry, oh no you won’t!
This Christmas The Old Rep brings the timeless tale of Beauty and the Beast to life.
This musical adventure follows Belle, a beautiful and intelligent young woman, as she finds herself trapped in an enchanted castle in the depths of the forest captured by the grotesque Beast. Will she learn to love him for who he truly is and break the spell.
From the creative team behind last year’s Alice in Wonderland, comes a seasonal adventure for the entire family. With spellbinding storytelling, set to an original score and a few magical surprises along the way this re-imagining of a classic fairytale will excite, entertain and leave you spellbound.
Please note: this is not a Disney® production
Preview shows: Friday 18 & Saturday 19 November, both 1.30pm.
British Sign Language (BSL) interpreted performance: Saturday 10 December, 1.30pm.
At The Old Rep we are always looking for driven and creative individuals to join our team. A passionate and collaborative team is essential to the theatre’s success.
As a theatre dedicated to training and nurturing young talent, The Old Rep offers a range of creative projects and opportunities for young people.