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My Mother Said I Never Should at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Wednesday 6th & Thursday 7th February 2019
Set in Manchester, Oldham and London, My Mother Said I Never Should is a poignant, bittersweet story about love, jealousy and the price of freedom.The play details the lives of four women through the immense ...
The Isle of Brimsker at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Monday 11th & Tuesday 12th February 2019
Where the waves meet the rock A lighthouse keeper lives on a desolate outcrop surrounded by stormy seas. Duty bound to maintain the light that guides boats away from danger, she lives a solitary existence. ...
Frogman at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Thursday 14th February - Saturday 16th February 2019
It’s 2018, a police officer arrives at Meera’s coral laboratory. Meera is interrogated about Ashleigh Richardson, a 13-year-old girl who went missing in 1995.It’s 1995, and Meera is eleven. It’s her first sleepover with her ...
Dear Zoo at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th February 2019
Dear Zoo, the timeless children’s classic book makes its return to stage.Rod Campbell’s best-selling lift the flap book has delighted generations of young readers since it was first published in 1982. And has sold more ...
Behind the Curtain Tours at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Wednesday 20th February - Friday 5th July 2019
Discover the fascinating history of this beautiful theatre from 1856 to the present day, and get a chance to see the secrets of a Phipps/Matcham Theatre in operation.The tours will show you parts of the ...
Peril at Sea at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Wednesday 27th & Thursday 28th February 2019
“Going to sea – it’s in your blood. We’ve been doing it for generations, regardless of the cost.”The greatest storm in living memory blasts the English coast. Striving against the howling winds and pounding waves, ...
Cinderella at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Thursday 28th February - Saturday 2nd March 2019
UPDMS presents Rodgers & Hammerstein’s CinderellaCinderella was Rodgers & Hammerstein’s only musical originally written for television, and it was enormously successful, the first broadcast (1957) being watched by over 100 million people. The stage version ...
Time and Tide at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd March 2019
Portsmouth Poetry presents “Time and Tide” - a collaboration between The New Theatre Royal Dancers and Players and the BTEC Dance students from Castle View Academy, Paulsgrove.With the words of local poets and the voices ...
Octopuses and other Sea Creatures at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Friday 1st March 2019 at 8:30pm
The Front Room presents Octopuses and other Sea Creatures Octopuses and other Sea Creatures delves deep into the imagination of H.P. Lovecraft and his mysterious tale ‘The Call of Cthulhu’ as we explore mankind’s fear ...
In The Willows at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Thursday 7th March - Saturday 9th March 2019
The Hip-Hop musical of Wind in the Willows.With epic show tunes and killer beats, this classic story is brought popping and locking into the twenty first century in an extraordinary new hip-hop musical. Featuring fast ...
Romeo and Juliet – Mad Blood Stirring at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Tuesday 12th March - Saturday 16th March 2019
“I genuinely thought I could end the trouble once and for all. But I got in too deep. And it all ended badly. I am the Friar. God forgive me.”A troubled Friar rushes us through the mutinous ...
Masters of Show Choir 2019 at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Sunday 24th March 2019 at 6:30pm
Masters of Show Choir 2019! The UK’s only Show Choir competition, brought to you directly from the West End stage!This year’s show is in support of Mind- the mental health charity and is proudly presented by ...
Oliver! at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Thursday 28th March - Saturday 30th March 2019
Consider yourself at home with Lionel Bart’s classic musical based on Charles Dickens’ novel, Oliver Twist. The Tony and Olivier Award-winning show is one of the few musicals to win an Academy Award for Best Picture and is ...
A Brave Face at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Thursday 4th April 2019 at 7:30pm
His hardest battle is the one back home.Afghanistan: 2009. Under bright blue skies, a small girl stands and watches the soldier. She smiles, just like his sister… Ryan is there to see the world, learn ...
Dinosaur World Live at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Friday 5th & Saturday 6th April 2019
A DINO-MITE ADVENTURE DIRECT FROM THE WEST END!Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World Live in this roarsome interactive show for all the family.Grab your compass and join our intrepid explorer across ...
Smack That (a conversation) at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Tuesday 9th April 2019 at 7:30pm
Beverly is having a party and you are one of her guests. Expect games, dancing, humour and a very raw and honest account of domestic abuse.Each member of the all-female cast, a close-knit group of ...
Status at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Wednesday 10th April 2019 at 7:30pm
We all have a nationality. Or almost all of us.Status is a show about someone who doesn’t want his any more. About running away from the national story you’re given. About who is responsible for ...
Ilé La Wà (We Are Home) at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Thursday 11th April 2019 at 7:30pm
You have chosen Britain but has it chosen you?Caught in the web of the government’s hostile environment as collateral damage or target, four stranger’s lives are interrupted when they can’t produce ID in a spot ...
Hormonal Housewives at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Friday 12th April 2019 at 7:30pm
Join Vicki Michelle and the Hormonal Housewives as they blast their witty way through a catalogue of women’s bits: weight gain, weight loss, mood swings, moody teenagers, men, zumba, therapy, housework, homework, electrolysis, men, sex, ...
The Jungle Book at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Wednesday 17th & Thursday 18th April 2019
A WILDLY ENTERTAINING ADVENTURE FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!Wicked Productions RETURN to the New Theatre Royal after last years successful production of Alice in Wonderland for their Easter production of The Jungle Book.The Jungle Book tells ...
La Bohème at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Thursday 25th April 2019 at 7:30pm
OperaUpClose are coming to New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth with their hugely acclaimed, 2011 Olivier-Award winning, new English version of Puccini’s La Bohème.One of the most accessible and moving operas ever written, La Bohème charts the ups ...
Les Musicals 2019 at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Tuesday 14th May 2019 at 7:30pm
Les Musicals Live Concert Tour is the ultimate celebration of Musical Theatre.Jonathan Ansell (G4 Frontman) and Jai McDowall (Britains Got Talent - Winner) have joined forces to create a dramatic a spine-tingling concert. This vocally dynamic evening ...
Horrible Histories: A Brand New Barmy Britain at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th May 2019
We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead!So it’s time to prepare yourselves for Horrible Histories live on stage with a brand new West End show that has never ...
Coppélia at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Saturday 25th May 2019 at 3:00pm
Vienna Festival Ballet presents COPPÉLIA.A lively production, infused with old world charm, Coppélia appeals to audiences of all ages with its captivating story of an eccentric toymaker and his beloved doll. The colourful costumes, lively characters and ...
The Tiger Who Came To Tea at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th July 2019
A musical play adapted and directed by DAVID WOOD, based on the book by JUDITH KERRDirect from the West End, the Olivier Award nominated smash hit show, The Tiger Who Came to Tea returns on ...
The Ladyboys of Bangkok- The Greatest Showgirls Tour at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Friday 22nd November 2019 at 7:30pm
Now seen by over 3,000,000 people… Cheekier, funnier and as spectacular as ever, this amazing show has been touring in the UK for 21 years since it was created for the world famous Edinburgh Festival. ...
The Nutcracker at the New Theatre Royal Portsmouth
Friday 13th December - Tuesday 31st December 2019
On a sparkling Christmas Eve, join Clara as she is swept away through a wondrous winter wonderland, full of treats, surprises and adventures.More than a story: The Nutcracker is the feeling of Christmas in one ...