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March 2019

Much Ado About Nothing

March 21 - April 23
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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A battle of wits, a case of mistaken identity, a secret love and a fair few meddling characters, the Yvonne Arnaud Youth Theatre production group Scene Change is excited to present a new imagining of Shakespeare’s timeless comedy Much Ado About Nothing (Thursday 21 – Saturday 23 March), set in the context of post-WW2 Britain.

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Miss In Her Teens by David Garrick

March 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£11

LynchPin Theatre Company presents a rehearsed reading of David Garrick’s hilarious 18th century farce ‘Miss in Her Teens’ at The Electric Theatre Guildford, 26 March

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Live at the Arnaud

March 31
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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A spectacular Sunday evening of comedy, music, magic, cabaret and musical theatre, Guildford Fringe presents Live at the Arnaud (Sunday 31 March) for The Mayor of Guildford’s chosen charitable causes:  The Guildford Young Carers Fund, Headway Surrey and The Mayor of Guildford’s Local Distress Fund.  All profits will go directly to these wonderful causes.

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April 2019

The Life I Lead

April 2 - April 3
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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One of Britain’s leading stand-up comedians and revered actors, Miles Jupp presents David Tomlinson’s remarkable story in  (Tuesday 2 – Wednesday 3 April).  Best remembered for his role as Mr Banks in Disney’s classic film Mary Poppins, David Tomlinson was renowned for playing the classic English gent – forthright and proper – and a loveable fool.  His meeting with Walt Disney came to encapsulate his incredible life full of adventure and heartbreak.

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Hancock’s Half Hour

April 4 - April 6
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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James Hurn and Colin Elmer bring you Hancock’s Half Hour (Thursday 4 – Saturday 6 April), the classic radio comedy live on stage.  In 1954, Tony Hancock burst onto the airwaves of the BBC Light Programme with a comedy show unlike anything the British public had heard before, becoming one of the first programmes in the genre we now know as sitcom.  So come and take a trip to 23 Railway Cuttings, East Cheam to join ‘the lad himself’ and…

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No Man’s Land

April 4 - April 6
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Harold Pinter's tragicomic gem No Man’s Land (Thursday 4 – Saturday 6 April) sees two ageing writers, Hirst and Spooner, meet in a Hampstead pub and return to Hirst’s stately house nearby for a late-night session of witty banter, disturbing power games and the worship of alcohol.  This unique and haunting play is part mystery drama, part homage to the ghosts of the past and the fiction of memory.

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Key for Two – a comedy play.

April 9 @ 7:30 pm - April 13 @ 10:00 pm
Nomad Theatre, Bishopsmead Parade
East Horsely, Surrey KT24 6RT United Kingdom
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£14

9-13 April - A divorcee 'entertains' two married gentlemen on different days of the week... confusion, mistaken identity and farcical situations abound.

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Nick Revell – Broken Dream Catcher

April 17 @ 7:30 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£11

At the Electric Theatre on Wednesday 17th April 2019. Surreal satirical stories in the style of his Radio 4 series BrokenDreamCatcher “sublimely surreal…wonderfully odd.” (Sunday Times) “uplifting stuff” (Observer). “A master storyteller with a powerful and original mind” Beyond The Joke “A glorious piece of esoteric, literary fiction…anarchic erudite comedy” The List “wonderfully surreal” Morning Star “Nick Revell has done for magic realism what Austin Powers did for James Bond.” Times “…a sort of Jackanory for grown-ups and great fun…a…

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Kate Dimbleby – Sing Happy

April 18 @ 8:00 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£15

At the Electric Theatre on Thursday 18th April 2019. From Off Broadway to village Hall, Kate Dimbleby takes her one woman shows all over the world. This new show will have you singing and laughing along created with Cal McCrystal (Paddington, One Man Two Guvnors) and direct from the Edinburgh Festival. Kate weaves songs from the last 60 years with stories about the human voice and mesmerising layered vocals from her critically acclaimed album Songbirds. Kate improvises with the audience…

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Three Men in a Boat

April 20
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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A rip-roaring barrel of fun, Giles Shenton plays Jerome K Jerome in Three Men in a Boat (Saturday 20 April).  A ridiculous tale of men behaving badly while messing about in boats, join Jerome as he recounts the hilarious story of his boating holiday along the magnificent River Thames with his two companions and Montmorency the dog.

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Circuit Comedy Club – April

April 23 @ 8:00 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£10

At the Electric Theatre on Tuesday 23rd April 2019. Our new Tuesday night Comedy Club features two established comedians and two open spots showcasing up and coming acts all tied together beautifully by the evenings compere. April Line-up: Open Spots: 1st: James Ellis 2nd: Dylan Dodds Opening: Drew Taylor Closing: Mark Felgate Compere: Matthew Baylis  

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Sabrina Chap: How to be a Bad Girl

April 25 @ 7:30 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£15

At the Electric Theatre on Thursday 25th April 2019. SABRINA CHAP is a Brooklyn based songwriter, composer and performer. She’s got classical piano skills, the ballad lyrics of Tom Waits, the onstage antics of Phyllis Diller and the voice of a whiskey angel. Described as ‘Rousing!’ by the New Yorker, her sets are a ragtime stompin’ good time, full of laughs, heartbreaks, and just plain good songwriting. “Sabrina Chap blazes through her boozy, bluesy set with all the delicacy of…

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The Noise Next Door Remix!

April 27 @ 7:30 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£15

At the Electric Theatre on Saturday 27th April 2019. The Noise Next Door are the U.K’s premier improv comedy troupe who have taken the comedy world by storm. The boys are back with a brand spanking new, full length adult evening show The Noise Next Door – REMIX!!! Eight time sell out veterans of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and one of the country’s most sought after comedy club headliners, The Noise Next Door leave audiences everywhere in awe of their…

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Paul Richards – The Complete History of Pop Music in an Hour

April 29 @ 7:30 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£10

At the Electric Theatre on Monday 29th April 2019. Fresh from two consecutive years at the Edinburgh Fringe, join award-winning drumming comedian Paul Richards ("a puppy wired on own-brand energy drink, you wouldn’t believe he ever sleeps" - The Swindonian) as he struggles to control his very merry 'choir' of comedians in their bid to tell you the entire history of pop music in just 60 minutes. Packed with special guests and surprises, this gloriously messy singalong show will find…

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Octopus Soup!

April 30 - May 4
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Nick Hancock, Paul Bradley, Gillian Bevan, Carolyn Backhouse and Eric Richard star in the world premiere of a brand new British farce, (Tuesday 30 April – Saturday 4 May).  This razor-sharp new comedy introduces you to Seymour.  He’s in last chance saloon, and everything rests on this one important conference call.  What could possibly go wrong?  

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May 2019

Way Upstream

May 9 - May 11
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Four friends enjoying a holiday afloat, cruising up the River Orb through the most picturesque English Countryside.  What could be more pleasant?  Unfortunately, things do not go as smoothly as anticipated in this dark comedy.  Way Upstream (Thursday 9 – Saturday 11 May) shows all the insightful observations of the human condition and comedic skill that have made Alan Ayckbourn one of our most successful playwrights

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£10,001 Petfringe Comedian of the Year – Heat

May 9 @ 8:00 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£11

At the Electric Theatre on Thursday 9th May @ 8pm. Nine professional comedians compete to qualify for the semi-final of the biggest cash prize competition in the UK! Each act performs their best 10 minutes, and you (the audience) help decide who goes through. Nine top acts all on one bill! £10,001 up for grabs! Not suitable for anyone under the age of 16 years old.  

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The Hound of the Baskervilles: The Hit Farce

May 16 - May 18
The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UX United Kingdom
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Follow Sherlock Holmes and his incomparable sidekick Dr. Jane Watson on their journey from the streets of London to the Devonshire Moors as they attempt to solve a mystery.  The Hound of the Baskervilles: The Hit Farce (Thursday 16 – Saturday 18 May) sees two fearless actors take on Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic, playing every role in this fast-paced farce.

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Hundred Watt Club: An evening of Burlesque & Vaudeville

May 25 @ 8:00 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£18

At the Electric Theatre on Saturday 25th May 2019. Pop the champagne, Hundred Watt Club are back in town! Join them at The Electric Theatre with a glittering line-up of neo-burlesque, circus, vaudeville and comedy. Come let your hair down and indulge in a heady evening of decadent, vintage inspired entertainment. Join your hostess, the eternally cheeky songbird 'Gracie' as she guides you through a risque and ridiculous evening of grown up fun! Featuring acts from London's stunning identical twin…

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‘Duckie’ by Le Gateau Chocolat

May 28
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£12

At the Electric Theatre on Tuesday 28th May 2019 @ 2pm.  ★★★★★ ‘Totally engrossing… all are won over by the sheer magnetism of the performance.’ The Reviews Hub Duckie is a reimagining of Hans Christian Andersen’s The Ugly Duckling, with a message of respect and self-acceptance at its core. Family-friendly glamour and glitz take centre stage as critically-acclaimed cabaret star Le Gateau Chocolat breaks out of his shell as Duckie, in his first work for children. Set in an animal…

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June 2019

Frank Sanazi and The Iraq Pack: Putting on the Blitz

June 15 @ 8:00 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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At the Electric Theatre on Saturday 15th June @ 8pm. Frank Sanazi and his crooning compatriots are bringing their comedy war machine into Guildford for a night of swinging mayhem. They are pushing for world domination through comedy songs and extreme renditions like 'Mein Way', 'Zieg Heil With Me' and 'You’ve Got Me Under Berlin'. It is sure to be an explosive evening (not for the faint hearted). If your sensibilities can handle the wrongness, Frank will show you the…

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Circuit comedy Club

June 18 @ 8:00 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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At the Electric Theatre on Tuesday 18th June @ 8pm. Our Tuesday night Comedy Club features two established comedians and two open spots showcasing up and coming acts all tied together beautifully by the evenings compere. June Line-up: Open Spots: 1st: Scotty Boom Booms 2nd: Daniel Vallender Opening: Iszi Lawrence Closing: Dave Thompson Compere: Geoff Whiting

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July 2019

Ed Asner – A Man and His Prostate

July 27 - July 28
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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At the Electric Theatre on Sat 27th and Sun 28th July 2019 @ 7pm. Ed Asner takes one on a journey of pain, laughter and anatomy – not necessarily in this order. A comedy about Weinberger’s vacation to Italy and an unexpected visit to the hospital. This brilliantly written piece is beautifully told by Ed Asner (who knows Weinberger from Mary Tyler Moore days and they just wrote The Grouchy Historian together), who humorously creates awareness, pays tribute, and guarantees…

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December 2019

Bring Back the 80’s with James Alderson

December 5 @ 8:30 pm
The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4SZ United Kingdom
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£15

At the Electric Theatre on Thursday 5th December 2019 @ 8.30pm  Join award winning comedian James Alderson, as he takes a hilarious trip down memory lane, in a double A~ sided show, before he gets much older and forgets what actually happened in the 80s! Whether you get to the show on roller blades, in your Sinclair C5 or your Cortina, just get there! Bring your leg warmers, your shoulder pads and back comb that hair ~ it’s a show…

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