Theatre Club

For a one-off payment of £5, members can join our Theatre Club.  Ros Joynes organises theatre trips to matinee performances throughout the year, with coaches leaving from Elizabeth House – how convenient is that?

Please call 01628 527621 or visit Elizabeth House (Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm) for places and prices or for more information.

Please note all participants attend at their own risk. 

Here are the upcoming shows

Wednesday 28 November: Cilla the Musical

Cilla – The Musical follows the extraordinary life of the ordinary teenage girl from Liverpool, Priscilla White, and her rocky, yet incredible, rise to fame. By the age of just 25 she was recognised as international singing star Cilla Black and would go on to become Britain’s favourite television entertainer headlining series’ of Blind Date, Surprise Surprise and many more.

The musical score includes Cilla’s greatest hits Anyone Who Had a Heart, Alfie and Something Tells Me, alongside a backdrop of the legendary ‘Liverpool Sound’ including The Beatles’ Twist and Shout, and American influences like California Dreamin’ by The Mamas and The Papas and many more.

Price £36 (including transport).  Coach leaves Elizabeth House at 1.30pm for this matinee performance.  


Thursday 23 May The Taming of the Shrew at Stratford

In a reimagined 1590, England is a matriarchy.  Baptista Minola is seeking to sell off her son Katherine to the highest bidder. Cue an explosive battle of the sexes in this electrically charged love story.

The RSC turns Shakespeare’s fierce, energetic comedy of gender and materialism on its head to offer a fresh perspective on its portrayal of hierarchy and power.

Price £59.50 (including transport).  Coach leaves Elizabeth House at 9.30am for this matinee performance.  Bring your own picnic!


Wednesday 5 June: The Provoked Wife at Stratford

Lady Brute is tired of her tedious, loveless marriage and her tedious, drunk husband in this play by John Vanburgh. When she decides to spice up her love life with a younger man, scandal threatens to ruin her.

Ticket Price £49.50 (including transport).  Coach leaves Elizabeth House at 9.30am for this matinee performance.  Bring your own picnic!


Thursday 1 August: As You Like It at Stratford

Come into the forest and dare to change your state of mind, as the RSC takes you through a riotous, exhilarating version of Shakespeare’s romantic comedy.

Price £59.50 (including transport).  Coach leaves Elizabeth House at 9.30am for this matinee performance.  Bring your own picnic!