August Theatre Picks with Paula Walker

At the Quarry Theatre


NTLive: The Lehman Trilogy (Encore screening)
Thursday 8 August at 7pm
Tickets: £12.50 (concessions: £10.50)
The Lehman Trilogy is the story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening.

In 1844 a young man from Bavaria stands on a New York dockside, dreaming of a new life in the new world. 163 years later, the firm he establishes – Lehman Brothers – spectacularly collapses into bankruptcy, and triggers the largest financial crisis in history.

Bedford Poetry Company Present:
Poems for a Summer’s Evening
Saturday 3 August at 7.30pm
Tickets: £10
The Bedford Poetry Company presents a specially created programme of poetry chosen to reflect the many moods of an evening in the height of summer. The performance will take place in the Quarry Theatre bar.

The Quarry Theatre at St Luke’s, 26 St Peter’s Street, MK40 2NN

At the Place Theatre


Bedforshire Youth Opera present:
The Tales of Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach
Tuesday 27 – Saturday 31 August at 7.30pm
Tickets: £17 (concessions: £12)
Following up last year’s triumphant Candide, Bedfordshire Youth Opera are back with Offenbach’s The Tales of Hoffmann. Three stories for the price of one!

Expect more imaginative, witty and high-class entertainment from this wonderful young troupe. Not to be missed!

The Place Theatre, Bradgate Road, Bedford MK40 3DE

At the Pavilion in the Park, Bedford Park

Pavilion Playhouse & Folksy Theatre present:
William Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors
Saturday 3 August at 7pm

Tickets: £18.50 (concessions: £15.50)
Folksy Theatre present Shakespeare’s classic tale of mistaken identities.

Bring along your friends and family, plus deckchairs and picnics to watch this wonderful open-air production.

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Pavilion Playhouse & Immersion Theatre present:
Alice in Wonderland
Saturday 31 August at 3.30pm
Tickets:£18.50 (concessions: £15.50)

Imagination runs wild and logic is abandoned in this fantastical, larger-than-life musical brimming with nonsensical fun and excitement for the entire family.

Follow Alice and the White Rabbit as they set off on a colourful, topsy-turvy adventure like no other and meet a host of outlandish characters along the way.

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