Animal Farm @ BOAT
Aug
8
to Aug 11

Animal Farm @ BOAT

Manor Farm lies in the heart of the English Countryside. After a boar named Old Major tells the animals of his vision for a Utopian farm, they revolt against their owner Mr Jones, take control of the farm and create a new society in which “All Animals Are Equal”. The Pigs are first to take charge, but as each of them vie for power, the society becomes corrupted and the animals are led into a dark and brutal existence, in which “Some Animals Are More Equal Than Others”…

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Animal Farm @ BLT
Aug
14
to Aug 18

Animal Farm @ BLT

Manor Farm lies in the heart of the English Countryside. After a boar named Old Major tells the animals of his vision for a Utopian farm, they revolt against their owner Mr Jones, take control of the farm and create a new society in which “All Animals Are Equal”. The Pigs are first to take charge, but as each of them vie for power, the society becomes corrupted and the animals are led into a dark and brutal existence, in which “Some Animals Are More Equal Than Others”…

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The Graduate
Sep
15
to Sep 22

The Graduate

Benjamin Braddock, recent college graduate and prodigal son, returns home with excellent grades. He has very proud parents and, since he helped Mrs Robinson, the wife of his father’s business partner, with her zipper, he has a fine future behind him...

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New@TheLittle2
Sep
27
to Sep 29

New@TheLittle2

Fury
Sam, a young single mum, is struggling to cope with her two sons and makes a myriad of mistakes. Tom, the student who lives upstairs, forces her to come to ‘an agreement’ so he won’t call social services...

Stay Happy Keep Smiling
What has been seen cannot be unseen. Six eyewitnesses to a gruesome murder in broad daylight. Their lives are changed irrevocably, but how?

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Sense & Sensibility @ BOAT
Jul
18
to Jul 21

Sense & Sensibility @ BOAT

The penniless Dashwood girls are forced to leave the comforts of a grand home and relocate to a chilly cottage in Devonshire. Eminently sensible Elinor pines silently for the quiet and kind-hearted Edward Ferrars, impulsive and romantic Marianne loses herself in the idea of a hero on horseback, while Margaret just wants to be free to follow her own path and become a naturalist.

This new Jessica Swales adaptation of the dearly loved Austen classic brings the challenges and delights of the Dashwoods to life.

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Sense & Sensibility @ BLT
Jul
3
to Jul 7

Sense & Sensibility @ BLT

The penniless Dashwood girls are forced to leave the comforts of a grand home and relocate to a chilly cottage in Devonshire. Eminently sensible Elinor pines silently for the quiet and kind-hearted Edward Ferrars, impulsive and romantic Marianne loses herself in the idea of a hero on horseback, while Margaret just wants to be free to follow her own path and become a naturalist.

This new Jessica Swales adaptation of the dearly loved Austen classic brings the challenges and delights of the Dashwoods to life.

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Broken Silence
Jun
22
to Jun 23

Broken Silence

Gandhi said, “Speak only if it improves upon the silence.” Let us break the silence for you with an evening of staged monologues taken from far and wide, including theatre, music, and poetry. An evening collaboratively crafted, bringing together the likes of Shakespeare, Tennessee Williams, Berkoff, Alan Bennett, Ibsen, Nick Dear, Ayckbourn, Neil LaBute, Philip Larkin, and maybe even some Monty Python, not to mention some original work. There’s something here for everyone to improve upon the silence.

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When the Wind Blows
May
22
to May 26

When the Wind Blows

Raymond Briggs darkly disturbing comedy follows Hilda and Jim Bloggs as they try to construct a nuclear fall-out shelter armed only with a government pamphlet, a screwdriver, emergency rations and a protractor from their son's old school geometry kit. But will their makeshift shelter save them from the Powers-That-Be? 

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King Charles III
May
5
to May 12

King Charles III

Queen Elizabeth II is dead.  After a lifetime of waiting, her son ascends to the throne.  A future of power.  But how to rule?

Mike Bartlett’s controversial and critically acclaimed King Charles III, explores the people beneath the crown, the unwritten rules of our democracy and the conscience of Britain’s most famous family.

This intriguing and inspired political drama, offers a timely examination of contemporary Britain, with a true Shakespearean form. 

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Youth Group
Mar
29
to Mar 31

Youth Group

Coram Boy
A heartbreaking tale of orphans, angels, murder and music - dramatised from the Whitbread Award winning novel.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Shakespeare's most popular comedy, set in an enchanted forest with fairies, sparring lovers and a group of amateur actors who are putting on a play...

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Present Laughter
Mar
11
to Mar 17

Present Laughter

At the centre of his own universe sits matinee idol Garry Essendine: suave, hedonistic and too old, says his wife, to be having numerous affairs. His line in harmless, infatuated debutantes is largely tolerated but playing closer to home is not...

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Beyond Therapy
Jan
30
to Feb 3

Beyond Therapy

Bruce and Prudence are deeply into therapy. Prudence's macho therapist is urging her to be more assertive while Bruce's wacky female therapist wants him to meet women by placing a personal ad. She does not fully comprehend that Bruce has a male lover Bob, who is not pleased by Bruce's desire to date a woman: Prudence. 

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The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
Dec
8
to Dec 16

The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

Edmund and Lucy, now accompanied by their annoying cousin Eustace, are swept to a new magical adventure aboard a dragon ship, The Dawn Treader. Join with them on their journey to magical islands where they meet dragons, invisible one legged creatures, slave traders and mists that can drive a man mad.

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New@TheLittle1
Oct
19
to Oct 21

New@TheLittle1

The Ruffian on the Stair
In a grotty little bedsit we watch as the lives of three of society's outcasts collide with passion and danger, leaving the course of the future forever altered, for some more than others. 

Man in a Room
A middle-aged man is caught red-handed in a secret British germ warfare facility. He is brought in for questioning by Her Majesty’s government’s most professional interrogator, Agent Stevens. How, and why, did he break into the high security facility?

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Joanna Forest - Stars are Rising
Sep
23
7:45 PM19:45

Joanna Forest - Stars are Rising

We are so excited to welcome Official Number One Best-selling Soprano, Joanna Forest, to The Brighton Little Theatre. Joanna, who has performed to millions on the BBC, ITV, Sky and Classic FM at events such as The Royal Variety Performance, is taking her album on a tour of Little Theatre Guild theatres this Autumn.

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Earthquakes in London
Aug
22
to Sep 2

Earthquakes in London

It’s Cabaret, we’ve got our heads down and we’re dancing and drinking as fast as we can. The enemy is on its way, but this time it doesn’t have guns and gas it has storms and earthquakes, fire and brimstone....

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She Stoops to Conquer
Jul
11
to Jul 30

She Stoops to Conquer

Oliver Goldsmith's uproariously funny play, She Stoops to Conquer, was first performed in London in 1773. Wealthy countryman, Mr. Hardcastle plans to marry his lovely daughter, Kate, to Marlow, son of a wealthy Londoner. Marlow, along with his sidekick Hastings, duly makes a visit to view his future bride. Fun loving Tony Lumpkin, Kate's stepbrother, waylays them and sends them on a wild goose chase. They arrive at Hardcastle's place thinking it to be a local inn. Confusion reigns supreme! Enjoy many laughs in this late 18th century comedy of errors.

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The Effect
May
30
to Jun 3

The Effect

Hearts racing. Minds reeling. Knees buckling. Connie and Tristan have palpable chemistry—or is it a side effect of a new super-antidepressant? They are volunteers in a clinical trial, but their sudden and illicit romance forces the supervising doctors to face off over the ethical consequences of their work. 

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Urinetown - The Musical
May
13
to May 20

Urinetown - The Musical

It's the not so distant future. A terrible water shortage and 20-year drought has led to a government ban on private toilets and a proliferation of paid public toilets, owned and operated by a single megalomaniac company. If the poor don’t obey the strict laws prohibiting free urination, they’ll be sent to the dreaded and mysterious Urinetown...

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The Actress
Mar
21
to Mar 25

The Actress

A colourful and complicated actress makes her emotional farewell performance as people from her life say their goodbyes, declare their love, roar with laughter, spit insults, grab a final embrace, and renew old battles.

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