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September 2018

Circuit Comedy Club

September 4 @ 7:30 pm - December 4 @ 9:30 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£10

Our new monthly Tuesday night Comedy Club feature two established comedians and two open spots showcasing up and coming acts all tied together beautifully by the evenings compere. Line-up 4th Sep - Tim Clark, David Tsonos, Klaus White and Carl Carzana with compere Geoff Whiting 2nd Oct - Roger Monkhouse, Paddy Lennox, Mat Wills and Harun Musho'd with compere Matthew Baylis 6th Nov - Addy Van Der Borgh, Anna Clifford, Paul Cox and Sam Lake with compere Geoff Whiting 4th Dec - Geoff Boyz,…

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Vulcan 7

September 19 - September 29
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Adrian Edmondson and Nigel Planer co-star in the hilarious new comedy Vulcan 7 (Wednesday 19 – Saturday 29 September) which they have also co-written.  Gary Savage and Hugh Delavois were at RADA together.  Now in their sixties, they meet on the set of a fantasy movie.  This is Hugh’s seventh film for the franchise: one-time Hollywood A-lister Gary is playing a guest monster with four hours in make-up and one word in the script...  Sponsored at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre…

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When the Cat’s Away in the Mill Studio at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

September 28
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Helen, a former suffragette, returns to the quiet village of her youth and the charms of the Fernstead Players amateur dramatics. But when a charismatic leader of the Actresses’ Franchise League swoops in, a plan is hatched to spread the ‘advanced views’ of the ladies.  A beguiling comedy drama, When the Cat’s Away (Friday 28 September) is inspired by the stories, songs and spirit of the women who won the right to vote a century ago. All tickets £15 (Price…

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When You Fall Down – The Buster Keaton Story in the Mill Studio at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

September 29
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Follow the triumphs and trials of silent movie star Buster Keaton, as James Dangerfield presents When You Fall Down - The Buster Keaton Story (Saturday 29 September). Through music, mime and magic, James re-creates some of Buster’s routines, incorporating slapstick, songs and soft shoe shuffle, to tell this iconic tale of movie making.   All tickets £15 (Price includes a 50p Restoration Levy and 50p Booking Fee) Box Office: 01483 44 00 00 Website: www.yvonne-arnaud.co.uk  

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Joe Avati Live – 20:20 Vision World Tour

September 30 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£24.50

Joe Avati returns to the UK with his brand new show featuring hilarious stand up routines about growing up Italian celebrating 20 years at the top of his game as one of world's funniest stand up comedians. With a modern twist audience members are invited before the show, through social media, to request their favorite Avati routines which he then randomly includes throughout his performance. Supporting Joe will be Italo Canadian Guido Grasso. Don't miss one of the world's best…

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October 2018

The Habit of Art at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

October 1 - October 6
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Olivier Award-winning Matthew Kelly and David Yelland star in Alan Bennett’s The Habit of Art (Monday 1 – Saturday 6 October).  Exploring friendship, rivalry and heartache, this multi-layered masterpiece is about a meeting between the poet WH Auden and the composer Benjamin Britten.  This production, directed by Philip Franks, marks the first ever revival of the play.  Sponsored at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre by Investec. Ticket Info: Variable, please call box office or visit the website. Box Office: 01483 44…

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Compton Little Theatre Autumn Dinner Drama : Two Plays “What Go Wrong”

October 4 - October 6
compton village hall, The Street
Compton Nr Guildford, Surrey GU3 1EG United Kingdom
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£17.50 – £20

Every year the thriving local am dram group, Compton Little Theatre, put on award winning comedies and pantomimes.     Their next production is their annual dinner drama which will run from Thursday 4 to Saturday 6 October in Compton Village Hall . With the theatre turned into a 1930s brasserie, you will enjoy a lavish French menu between two hilarious  comedies. Taken from Michaels Green’s art of coarse acting series,  both  are "plays that go wrong".      Tickets…

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Gulliver Returns

October 6
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Lil’s husband has lost himself in Gulliver’s Travels, and now she has a mission of mercy to perform. No matter what the cost she must find a way to drag this broken man out of his fantasy. She must find a way to bring him home.  Raging, tragic and magical, Gulliver Returns (Saturday 6 September) is a haunting new play about the strange places we escape to when our world is torn apart. All tickets £15 (Price includes a 50p…

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A Hundred Different Words for Love in the Mill Studio at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

October 11
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Three years ago, James met the love of his life.  A year ago, they broke up.  A Hundred Different Words for Love (Thursday 11 October) is James’s story of falling in love and landing broken hearted.  It’s also about him being Best Man of Honour at Sarah and Emma’s wedding.  And it’s the story of a quest: to find the right words to make sense of love.  A hilarious, heart-lifting story of romance, despair, and friendship – featuring live music,…

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Re: Production in the Mill Studio at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

October 12
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Karen and Tom are married.  Their friends are painting the spare room sunset yellow and waking up before midday on Saturdays.  It’s what everyone wants, isn’t it?  Karen is a scientist.  She knows the facts.  By now she should be ready to join the club.  But what if she’s not?  As the discovery of the success of IVF celebrates its 40th anniversary, Re: Production (Friday 12 October) opens up enlightening conversations about choice and female legacy today. All tickets £15…

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Kickback Comedy

October 13 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Boileroom, 13 Stoke Fields
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LS United Kingdom
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£15.00

Kick Back Comedy book the best comedians on the circuit from London and around the UK. All comedians are professional comics that have worked at all the major comedy clubs including The Comedy Store, Crack Comedy, Jongleurs and The 99 Comedy Club. Do not be surprised if you see some familiar faces from popular TV shows such as Never Mind the Buzzcocks and Live at the Apollo. We cater for all comedy types so we know we can tickle your…

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Only Fools & Boycie, Featuring John Challis

October 13 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cranleigh Arts Centre, 1 High Street
Cranleigh, Surrey GU6 8AS, United Kingdom
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£18.50

Enjoy an intimate evening with John Challis, one of the nation's greatest comedy actors, best known as Boycie in BBC1's Only Fools and Horses. In this one-off show the national treasure will reveal secrets from the set with stories and anecdotes from his dazzling career. Having worked with some of the biggest names in show business, he'll be spilling the beans about Only Fools and Horses co-stars like Sir David Jason and Nicholas Lyndhurst and friends and fellow performers like…

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They Don’t Pay? We Won’t Pay! at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

October 16 - October 20
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Anthea is a woman on the edge, out of work, and in arrears.  When she gets mixed up in a supermarket riot, she seizes the opportunity to stock her empty cupboards and those of her friend, Maggie.  But how will they hide the loot from their law-abiding husbands?  Dario Fo’s comedy They Don’t Pay? We Won’t Pay! (Tuesday 16 – Saturday 20 October) is a fast and furious political satire on the plight of the working poor, transposed to Brexit…

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A Streak of Pride in the Mill Studio at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

October 18 - October 20
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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The summer ends.  A lioness and a tigress are in the long grass.  Prosecco in hand.  Faced with violence and betrayal, can they summon the courage to find a streak of pride?  Penned by Guildford resident Darren Funnell, who was shortlisted for the Bush Theatre writing award, his new play A Streak of Pride (Thursday 18 – Saturday 20 October) premieres in the Mill Studio. All tickets £15 (Price includes a 50p Restoration Levy and 50p Booking Fee) Box Office: 01483 44…

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November 2018

Kickback Comedy

November 2 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Boileroom, 13 Stoke Fields
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LS United Kingdom
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£15.00

Kick Back Comedy book the best comedians on the circuit from London and around the UK. All comedians are professional comics that have worked at all the major comedy clubs including The Comedy Store, Crack Comedy, Jongleurs and The 99 Comedy Club. Do not be surprised if you see some familiar faces from popular TV shows such as Never Mind the Buzzcocks and Live at the Apollo. We cater for all comedy types so we know we can tickle your…

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Murder For Two at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

November 8 - November 10
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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A hilarious high-energy musical whodunit, Murder For Two (Thursday 8 – Saturday 10 November) is a madcap murder mystery with a twist.  Two actors play thirteen characters – and the piano – in this acclaimed new musical, creating a hysterical blend of music, mayhem and murder.  This loving homage to the canon of murder mystery plays reunites the Olivier award-winning musical team, Paul Taylor-Mills and Luke Sheppard.   Ticket Info: Variable, please call box office or visit the website. Box Office: 01483…

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Not: Lady Chatterley’s Lover in the Mill Studio at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

November 10
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Think The Naked Gun and Airplane! mixed with a steamy costume drama in this laughter-filled parody of D.H. Lawrence’s novel. Not: Lady Chatterley’s Lover (Saturday 10 November) features long contemplative looks into the middle distance, moments of touching drama, plenty of farce and a gentle stroke of innuendo.   All tickets £15 (Price includes a 50p Restoration Levy and 50p Booking Fee)   Box Office: 01483 44 00 00 Website: www.yvonne-arnaud.co.uk

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Dad’s Army Radio Hour at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

November 13
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Celebrating 50 years of Perry and Croft's quintessential sitcom, David Benson and Jack Lane present Dad’s Army Radio Hour (Tuesday 13 November). Showcasing impressive feats of vocal impersonation, these two actors will play 25 characters in this brilliant staging of three classic radio episodes, featuring cherished characters and based on favourite scripts from the original TV series. Ticket Info: Variable, please call box office or visit the website. Box Office: 01483 44 00 00 Website: www.yvonne-arnaud.co.uk    

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Salad Days at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

November 15 - November 17
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Julian Slade and Dorothy Reynolds’ award-winning Salad Days (Thursday 15 – Saturday 17 November) is an absolute romp of polite naughtiness and saucy encounters.  Its energetic and peppy score, featuring songs such as We Said We Wouldn’t Look Back, Look At Me, I’m Dancing and We’re Looking For A Piano, makes the show one of Britain’s best-loved and sunniest musicals. Ticket Info: Variable, please call box office or visit the website. Box Office: 01483 44 00 00 Website: www.yvonne-arnaud.co.uk  …

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The Big ENORMOUS Present in the Mill Studio at Guildord’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

November 17
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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It’s big, it’s huge, it’s… ENORMOUS!  A mysterious present has appeared in the school playground.  Who can it possibly be for?  Jack, Dot or Polly?  What could be waiting inside? The Big ENORMOUS Present (Saturday 17 November) explores the pressures of fitting in, where we find happiness and how giving can sometimes feel as good as receiving.  Most suitable for ages 3-8 years. £9 Ticket price includes 50p Restoration Levy and 50p Booking Fee Running time: 50 mins Box Office:…

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THE PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD

November 19 - November 22
The Back Room at The Star Inn, Quarry Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3TY United Kingdom
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£15.75

ABOUT THE SHOW Not much happens in an isolated village on the wild cost of Mayo at the turn of the last century. So when a dishevelled and frightened young man staggers into the local pub, claiming he has murdered his father, naturally he is heralded as a hero! Christy Mahon can hardly believe his change of fortune when he is given shelter by Pegeen, the landlord’s daughter (who has conveniently forgotten her plans to marry the dull Shawn) and,…

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Talking Heads in the Mill Studio at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

November 29
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Originally filmed for television and published by BBC books in 1998, Talking Heads (Thursday 29 November) is widely regarded as a modern classic.  Alan Bennett’s acute observations of the interior lives of his characters Irene in Lady of Letters and Susan in Bed Among the Lentils are both comical and poignant, promising a hilarious and moving evening.   All tickets £15 (Price includes a 50p Restoration Levy and 50p Booking Fee) Box Office: 01483 44 00 00 Website: www.yvonne-arnaud.co.uk

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December 2018

Jesus My Boy in the Mill Studio at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

December 1
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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A stunning one-man play, Jesus My Boy (Saturday 1 December) is the story of Jesus seen through the eyes of Joseph, who is just about the worst carpenter in the area.  An ordinary and down-to-earth man, Joseph was in a pretty unremarkable marriage until Mary announces that she is pregnant – and that Joseph is not the father. All tickets £15 (Price includes a 50p Restoration Levy and 50p Booking Fee) Box Office: 01483 44 00 00 Website: www.yvonne-arnaud.co.uk

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Kickback Comedy

December 1 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Boileroom, 13 Stoke Fields
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LS United Kingdom
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£15.00

Kick Back Comedy book the best comedians on the circuit from London and around the UK. All comedians are professional comics that have worked at all the major comedy clubs including The Comedy Store, Crack Comedy, Jongleurs and The 99 Comedy Club. Do not be surprised if you see some familiar faces from popular TV shows such as Never Mind the Buzzcocks and Live at the Apollo. We cater for all comedy types so we know we can tickle your…

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Cinderella at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

07/12/2018 - 06/01/2019
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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This Christmas you shall go to the ball!  Recording artist, actress, songwriter and author Michelle Gayle will bring Sweetness to Surrey, starring as the Fairy Godmother in the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre’s magical family pantomime, Cinderella (Friday 7 December – Sunday 6 January).  Alongside Michelle, Kit Hesketh-Harvey, Peter Gordon, Jamie Brook, Nick Barclay, Cameron Burt – and some adorable real ponies – are ready to join you on this enchanting fairy tale adventure.  Sponsored by the Surrey Advertiser. Ticket Info: Variable,…

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The Night Before Christmas in the Mill Studio at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

December 20 - December 26
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Follow Emma on The Night Before Christmas (Thursday 20 – Wednesday 26 December) as she stares out of the window, hugs her teddy and waits excitedly for the morning.  In the corner a little mouse called Eddie can’t understand why only humans are allowed to celebrate and exchange presents, so he sets off in search of Father Christmas to find out for himself.  Most suitable for ages 3-7 years.   Box Office: 01483 44 00 00 Website: www.yvonne-arnaud.co.uk £15Ticket prices…

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A Festive Evening of Burlesque in the Mill Studio at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

December 22
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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 Have you been naughty or nice this year?  Hundred Watt Club's gift to you is a hot toddy of a show.  A Festive Evening of Burlesque (Saturday 22 December) is packed full of festive, glittering burlesque, cabaret, circus and drag acts.  If you like your winter nights bawdy and a little bit naughty, this is for you!  Perfect for an alternative festive night out with work or friends.  Over 18s only: adult themes, strong language and partial nudity employed and…

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