A play called Porno – 17+

A Will Tollerfield Production

Written by Will Tollerfield

Directed by Jade-Lee Saxelby & Skaii Bonham

From the writer and directors of Under the Sod comes Porno – a dark and daring detective drama. With balls.

In a gruelling investigation spanning eleven years, two clashing police detectives find themselves tangled in a web of lies, secrets and death.

Aspiring filmmaker Alex Casey is all that stands in their way, the key to connecting the disappearance of a young woman and a string of twisted murders.

The only underlying link and singular clue, the emergence of a bizarre, experimental pornographic film with a strikingly simple title.

“Here’s to legacy…”

Please note that this performance contains frequent use of strong language, themes of an adult nature and tobacco smoking from the outset. No one under the age of 17 may be permitted under any circumstances.

Friday 2nd & Saturday 3rd March – 7:30pm

Tickets: £10

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IL Divos and Divas

SCAR Productions Presents

Il Divos and Divas is a magical mix of old and new musical compilations
from the world of Musical Theatre. There is something for every taste in this professional Cabaret. This young, vibrant and talented company bring to the DLT stage a truly remarkable and memorable evening of WEST END NIGHTS.

Sunday 4th March – 7:30pm

Tickets £12 / £10


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#Membership Monday

Monday 5th March – 7pm

#membershipmondays is an exciting opportunity for our community to gather together to catch up, enhance skills, socialise and learn more about this little theatre that has such a big heart.

We understand that it is our members that really make this place amazing so once a month on the first Monday we meet at the theatre at 6pm.

Each month can have different activities from learning about the technical side of stage management through to a good quiz evening.

If you are already a member then feel free to pop down and if you are thinking of becoming a member then this is the place and time to pop in and find out more.

A night with the Bee Gees

Brad Pepper takes you on a journey of the life of the Bee Gees starting from their humble beginnings in the Isle of Man to their first number one hit, all the way to the famous Saturday night fever album, all the way up to the present day.

Guaranteed to be a show that will have you dancing and singing along all night!

Thursday 8th March – 7:30pm

Tickets: £12 / £8 (Under 16 / Over 60 / Students)

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Two Pianos – American Rock ‘N’ Roll Concert

Are you ready to experience the ultimate piano rock ‘n’ roll concert? Two Pianos will take you on a musical journey back in time to celebrate the rock ‘n’ roll roots of Memphis and New Orleans, performing classic hits from Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Elvis, Chuck Berry, Buddy Holly and many more.

Al Kilvo and David Barton will each individually perform, along with a top class band, a score of hits including, Whole Lotta Shakin, Never Can Tell, Blue Suede Shoes, Roll Over Beethoven, Honey Don’t, Chantilly Lace, Johnny B Goode, Great Balls Of Fire, Oh Boy, Blueberry Hill, Love Me Tender, You Win Again, Maybellene and more.

Saturday 10th March – 7:30pm

Tickets: £16 / £14 (Under 16 / Over 60 / Student)

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Triple Threat – New Directions

A Little Theatre Production

Three short plays to enjoy in one evening.

We present three very different productions giving our members chance to develop and let their creative juices flow, to encourage new directors to gain theatrical skills within a safe environment.

Each play stands upon its own merit and there will be two short intervals.

This is a great value for money evening and a chance to see works very rarely performed on Doncaster stages.

Tickets: £10 / £8

Thursday 15th – Saturday 17th March – 7:30pm


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When They Go Low

C.A.T.S Presents

In association with connections National Theatre Programme

Written by Natalie Mitchell

Social media is in a frenzy over pictures of Sarah at a party on the weekend – no one knows quite what she got up to. When Miss Reef lectures the girls on taking more responsibility for their actions, Louise becomes enraged that the boys who took the pictures aren’t made accountable too. She wages war on the misogyny but when she threatens school stalwart Scott and his claim to the School Captain title, things get very nasty. A website appears, rating the girls on their appearance and shaming them for their actions.

When They Go Low is about everyday feminism and the changing face of teenage sexuality in an online world. When they go low, we go high.

Sunday 18th – Tuesday 20th March – 7:00pm

Tickets: £10 / £8

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Steptoe and Son

Hambledon Productions Proudly Present
STEPTOE AND SON
by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson

Adapted by John Hewer

Albert and Harold; father and son. One proclaims he’s “a poor old man” while the other protests that actually he’s “a dirty old man!” In actual fact, both are telling the truth. These two warring rag-and-bone-men, in their Shepherd’s Bush scrapyard home, became household favourites for entire generations throughout the 60s and 70s and still they continue to entertain audiences today.

Now it’s time to relive some of their finest misadventures through this brand new production. Marking fifty-five years since the show’s first ever broadcast, Hambledon Productions (Hancock’s Half Hour – The Lost Episodes, Educating Rita, Just Like That! The Tommy Cooper Show) breathe life back into the Steptoe household with this faithful, fresh and hilarious adaptation of original episodes from the long-running smash hit BBC sitcom.

“The affection for the original shines through in this fine production. I’m delighted that the scripts and the characters continue to be cherished after all this time. The performances are marvellous.”  – Ray Galton

“This energetic adaptation of some of Steptoe’s funniest, filthiest moments is the loveliest and most vibrant of tributes to Alan Simpson and Ray Galton” – Robert Ross (Comedy Historian)and most vibrant of tributes to Alan Simpson and Ray Galton:

Features the classic episodes: Divided We Stand, Men of Letters and Come Dancing.

Friday 23rd March – 7:30pm

Tickets: £12 / £10 (Under 16 / Over 60 / Student)


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The Railway Children – A Little Theatre Easter Production

A Little Theatre Easter Production

By E. Nesbit & Adapted by Mike Kenny

The Railway Children. So well known, they seem to have become part of our modern culture. Originally serialised in the ‘London magazine’ in 1905, and published as a book in 1906 by Edith Nesbit, the story of three Edwardian children who leave their London home after their father is imprisoned and move to a country village has entertained, and been loved by generations.

Although radio and television adaptations have brought the adventures of Roberta, Phyllis and Peter to audiences, perhaps the 1970 film, directed by Lionel Jeffries gave us the iconic images we remember, and which now define the novel.

This production uses the script by Mike Kenny which formed the basis of the very successful stage production in 2008 at the National Railway Museum. A large tent was erected over a stage built either side of a railway track. The audience seating in effect was on each platform, a real locomotive making an appearance certainly surprised the audience.

We hope you will be pleasantly surprised as you rediscover something about the play’s underlying themes and values: friendship, helpfulness, care, compassion and determination.

So come with Nesbit and her varied characters. Yes, at times she paints an idealised view of life in the country and childhood, but the story of this family coming to terms with a change in their surroundings and social circle, as well as the loss of a loved one, gives us hope this Eastertime as our Railway children embody the spirit of the season in dealing with danger, working through their woes, and waving their wishes to success.

Make sure to wave and smile.

Tuesday 3rd – Friday 5th – 7pm

Saturday 6th – 3pm

Tickets: £10 / £8 – Family Ticket £30

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#Membership Monday

Monday 9th April – 7pm

#membershipmondays is an exciting opportunity for our community to gather together to catch up, enhance skills, socialise and learn more about this little theatre that has such a big heart.

We understand that it is our members that really make this place amazing so once a month on the first Monday we meet at the theatre at 6pm.

Each month can have different activities from learning about the technical side of stage management through to a good quiz evening.

If you are already a member then feel free to pop down and if you are thinking of becoming a member then this is the place and time to pop in and find out more.

Improvise Live!

Pick N Mix Productions

Back by overwhelming popular demand (Or because we had nothing better to do!)

Based on the hit TV show ‘Whose Line is it Anyway?’

Laugh out loud family fun, and tickets will be an astonishing £8 each.

Comments from previous shows audience members:

“It was alright I guess”

“I liked the bit with the kangaroo”

“Sorry I’m late, I’ve just picked up a chicken mayo for 99p” NOT TO BE MISSED!

A night of entertainment that is completely made up on the spot and driven by audience suggestions. No script. No rehearsal. Just full on, family humour.

Friday 13th April – 7:00pm

Tickets: £8

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Shakers

Bite My Thumb Production

By John Godber

Carol, Adele, Niki and Mel work in an oh-so-trendy bar that is worse than hell. Welcome to the 80’s where every town has its cocktail bar, where everyone wants to be seen from the check-out girls to the chinless wonders, from the luvvies to the local lads tittering at the thought of a “long slow comfortable screw”.

Shakers gives a wickedly funny glimpse of this world as seen through the eyes of the four long suffering waitresses, offering a fascinating view of the reality that lurks behind the plastic palms and the Pina Coladas

John Godber’s sparkling writing builds on the success of his earlier ‘Bouncers’ to create a richly absorbing yet tellingly revealing modern comedy.

Friday 27th April – 7:30pm

Tickets: £10 / £8

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Dick and his Cat – 18+

Laffin’ Boi Productions

An Adult Pantomime – 18+

Sunday 29th April – 7pm

Tickets: £12 / £10 for 6 or more

This show contains bad language, sexual references and adult humour!

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Bouncers

Bite My Thumb Production

By John Godber

Bouncers, John Godber’s most famous and loved play, needs little introduction.  Widely regarded as one of the funniest British plays ever written, you’re guaranteed to go home with your face aching from laughter.

This crowd-pleasing piece of brilliance is brought to you by Bite My Thumb, who have given several celebrated productions of Bouncers in the past.  Due to hefty public demand they’ve brought this hilarious yet poignant comedy back one last time.

So get your tickets quickly as four supremely talented actors portray dozens of different characters on a typical Northern night out to an electric 80s soundtrack.

Thursday 10th May – 7:30pm

Tickets: £10 / £8

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Blowin’ in the Wind

Songs of Peace, Protest & Love

Andante Live

Join us as we take you back to the era of PEACE , PROTEST & LOVE with uniquely arranged classic songs such as “Mr Tambourine Man’, ‘Imagine’, ‘The Night They Drove Ol’ Dixie Down’, ‘Big yellow Taxi’,‘The Sound of Silence’, ‘All you need is Love’ and many more.

Andante Live presents “Blowin’ in the Wind”. Combining the vocal harmonies of Vee Sweeney and Mark Rowson, 16 instruments between them and outstanding musicianship, they perform an uplifting and inspiring show to give you a fabulous evening of unforgettable music.

When Dylan, Baez and friends sang their songs of peace, protest & love, “times certainly were a- changin’

Friday 11th May – 7:30pm

Tickets £10 / £8

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John Reilly & Lewis Nitikmam celebrate the music of Elton John and Billy Joel

John Reilly the mighty voice of Boy On A Dolphin and Acoustic Angels with Canadian pianist Lewis Nitikman celebrate the wonderful music of Sir Elton John and Billy Joel.

Live music at its very best. An evening of songs …Your Song, Innocent Man, Benny & The Jets, Uptown Girl as well as others musical gems interpreted by these two extraordinary musicians.

This popular show sells out quickly so don’t miss out!

Saturday 26th May – 8pm

Tickets: £12.50

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