Previous Productions

It's early days yet - we have got 70+ years of information to sort through - but here's a list of our previous productions. If we've got some information about the show, you'll be able to click through and view the detail. Keep coming back to see if we've added more! 

2015 Season

81st Season (2013-2014)

  • November 2014 - The Ladykillers by Graham Lineham (Comedy)

  • September 2014 - Swede Dreamz (One-Night)

  • September 2014 - The Accrington Pals by Peter Whelan (Drama)

  • July 2014 - Up Pompeii by Miles Tredinnick (Comedy)

  • May 2014 - Trash by Pete and Rachel Davis (Youth Theatre)

  • May 2014 - A Tomb With a View by Norman Robbins (Comedy)

  • March 2014 - Rough Crossing by Tom Stoppard (Comedy)
  • February 2014 - Only Fools and Boycie (An Evening with John Challis)
  • February 2014 - Damages by Steve Thompson (Comedy)
  • December 2013 - Sleeping Beauty by Stephen Boden (Pantomime)
  • October 2013 - Children of the Wolf by John Peacock (Psychological Thriller)
  • September 2013 - Entertaining Angels by Richard Everett (Comedy)

80th Season (2012-2013)

  • July 2013 - Meet the Beatles (One-Night)
  • July 2013 - Blood Brothers by Willy Russell (Comedy)
  • May 2013 - adaptation of Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare (Youth Theatre)
  • May 2013 - If I Were You by Alan Ayckbourn (Comedy)
  • March 2013 - Lock Up Your Daughters by Lionel Bart and Laurie Johnson (Musical)
  • January 2013 - On Your Honour by Roger Leach and Colin Wakefield (Farce)
  • December 2012 - Aladdin by Stephen Boden (Pantomime)
  • October 2012 - Sleep No More by David Gillespie & Colin Wakefield (Drama)
  • September 2012 - Calendar Girls by Tim Firth (Comedy)

79th Season (2011-2012)

  • July 2012 - Charley's Aunt by Brandon Thomas (Comedy)
  • May 2012 - adaptation of Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens (Youth Theatre)
  • May 2012 - Present Laughter by Noel Coward (Comedy)
  • March 2012 - Acorn Antiques: The Musical by Victoria Wood (Comedy Musical)
  • February 2012 - The Hound of the Baskervilles by Steven Canny and John Nicholson (Comedy)
  • December 2011 - Dick Whittington by Stephen Boden (Pantomime)
  • October 2011 - The Winter's Tale by William Shakespeare (Drama/Comedy)
  • September 2011 - The Odd Couple (Female Version) by Neil Simon (Comedy)

78th Season (2010-2011)

  • June 2011 - The Unexpected Guest by Agatha Christie (Thriller)
  • May 2011 - Iron by Rona Munro (Drama)
  • March 2011 - Godspell by John-Michael Tebelak & Stephen Schwartz (Musical)
  • February 2011 - Moonlight & Magnolias by Ron Hutchinson (Comedy)
  • December 2010 - Cinderella by Stephen Boden (Pantomime)
  • October 2010 - Out of Sight, Out of Murder by Fred Carmichael (Comedy/Thriller)
  • September 2010 - Present Laughter by Noel Coward (Comedy) - CANCELLED

77th Season (2009-2010)

  • July 2010 - Alice in Wonderland adapted by Dixie Atkins (Youth Theatre)
  • June 2010 - The Key of the Door by Philip Mackie (Thriller)
  • May 2010 - 'Allo 'Allo! by Jeremy Lloyd & David Croft (Comedy)
  • March 2010 - Bronte by Polly Teale (Drama)
  • February 2010 - Good Things by Liz Lochead (Comedy)
  • December 2009 - Sinbad the Sailor by Stephen Boden (Pantomime)
  • Ladies In Retirement
  • Tom Dick And Harry

Earlier Seasons

  • Four Nights In Knaresborough
  • Blood Relations
  • The Long And The Short And The Tall
  • Disposing Of The Body
  • Jack And The Beanstalk
  • The Beauty Queen Of Leenane
  • Something To Hide
  • See How They Run
  • The Wind In The Willows
  • The Breath Of Life
  • Feelgood
  • Robin Hood And The Babes In The Wood
  • Humble Boy
  • Little Women
  • Destiny’s Child
  • Neville’s Island
  • Little Shop Of Horrors
  • Dead Guilty
  • The Herbal Bed
  • Puss In Boots
  • A Killing Frost
  • Fatal Encounter
  • When Saturday Comes
  • The Invisible Man
  • Snake In The Grass
  • Funny Money
  • Waters Of The Moon
  • Aladdin
  • Gasping
  • Gaslight
  • Bugsy Malone
  • Journey’s End
  • Hay Fever
  • Sleeping Beauty
  • The Memory Of Water
  • Lady Windermere’s Fan
  • Ship Of Dreams
  • Run For Your Wife
  • A Saint She Aint
  • London Suite
  • Daring Dick
  • Peggy For You
  • Forty Years On
  • Are You Being Served?
  • A Murder Is Announced
  • Nunsense II
  • Nobody’s Perfect
  • Beauty And The Beast
  • Maskerade
  • The Rise And Fall Of Little Voice
  • It Runs In The Family
  • The Kingfisher
  • Oh What A Lovely War!
  • Absurd Person Singular
  • Cinderella
  • Katherine Howard
  • The Deep Blue Sea
  • July 2001 - Nunsense by Dan Goggin (Musical Comedy)
  • Alarms And Excursions
  • As You Like It
  • Steel Magnolias
  • A Christmas Carol
  • Skylight
  • Season’s Greetings
  • Educating Rita
  • You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown
  • Under Milk Wood
  • The Diary Of Anne Frank
  • Rookery Nook
  • Jack And The Beanstalk
  • Private Lives
  • Pygmalion
  • Anything Goes
  • The Day After The Fair
  • Daisy Pulls It Off
  • The Scottish Play
  • A Passionate Woman
  • Robinson Crusoe
  • Don’t Dress For Dinner
  • September Tide
  • The Ghost Train
  • The Country Wife
  • The Boyfriend
  • Sunshine Boys
  • Goldilocks And The Three Bears
  • April In Paris
  • Blithe Spirit
  • Dancing At Lughnasa
  • Mansfield Park
  • Confusions
  • September Tide
  • Little Red Riding Hood
  • The Cemetary Club
  • Double Double
  • Out Of Order
  • Jeffrey Bernard Is Unwell
  • Half A Sixpence
  • Far From The Madding Crowd
  • Mother Goose
  • Nasty Neighbours
  • Deadly Embrace
  • Noises Off
  • The Royal Baccarat Scandal
  • A Midsummer Nights Dream
  • The Whales Of August
  • Aladdin
  • Veronica’s Room
  • Shirley Valentine
  • Lend Me A Tenor
  • And So To Bed
  • Therese Raquin
  • Salad Days
  • Dangerous Obsession
  • Dick Whittington
  • Shakespeare Country
  • Stepping Out
  • My Cousin Rachael
  • When We Are Married
  • Driving Miss Daisy
  • We Found Love And An Exquisite Set Of Porcelain Figurines Aboard The SS Farndale Avenue
  • Santa In Space
  • The Exorcism
  • Canterbury Tales
  • Old Herbaceous
  • Wife Begins At Forty
  • Our Day Out
  • Business Of Murder
  • Tons Of Money
  • Cinderella
  • Happy Families
  • Anastasia File
  • Harvey
  • Jane Eyre
  • Beyond Reasonable Doubt
  • No Sex Please, We’re British
  • Toad Of Toad Hall
  • Old Herbaceous
  • Cat On A Hot Tin Roof
  • Beautiful Dreamer
  • A Lesson From Aloes
  • Antigone
  • Twelve Angry Men
  • Relatively Speaking
  • The Dracula Spectacula
  • The Complaisant Lover
  • They Came From Mars And Landed Outside The Farndale Avenue Church Hall In Time For The Townswomen’s Guild Coffee Morning
  • Mr Macaroni And The Exploding Pizza Pie
  • Irma La Douce
  • Loot
  • Outside Edge
  • The Real Thing
  • Pride And Prejudice
  • The Lion The Witch And The Wardrobe
  • Hay Fever
  • The Adventures Of A Bear Called Paddington
  • Taking Steps
  • Death Of A Salesman
  • The Haunted Through Lounge And Recessed Dining Nook At Farndale Castle
  • Rockefeller And The Red Indians
  • On Golden Pond
  • Night Must Fall
  • Dames At Sea
  • Children Of A Lesser God
  • Pack Of Lies
  • Spring And Port Wine
  • Babes In The Magic Wood
  • Season’s Greetings
  • Gaslight
  • Cause Celebre
  • Hobson’s Choice
  • The Heiress
  • Deathtrap
  • Kidnapped At Christmas
  • An Evening Of Flanders And Swann
  • 84 Charing Cross Road
  • A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum
  • Semi-Detached
  • No Room For Love
  • You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown
  • Educating Rita
  • Charlie And Algernon
  • Witness For The Prosecution
  • La Ronde
  • The Philanthropist
  • Alice In Wonderland
  • Accrington Pals
  • Say Goodnight To Grandma
  • Godspell
  • The Dresser
  • The Country Wife
  • Flint
  • Flibberty And The Penguin
  • Uproar In The House
  • The Thwarting Of Baron Bolligrew
  • The Norman Conquests
  • Bodies
  • Cowardy Custard
  • A Woman Of No Importance
  • The Real Inspector Hound & Cahoots Macbeth
  • The Contractor
  • Winnie The Pooh
  • Whose Life Is It Anyway?
  • Charlie And The Chocolate Factory
  • The Prime Of Miss Jean Brodie
  • Bedroom Farce
  • Clouds
  • After The Fall
  • The Plotters of Cabbage Patch Corner
  • The Innocents
  • The Happy Marriage
  • Oh, What A Lovely War!
  • Plaza Suite
  • Rain
  • The Bed before Yesterday
  • Mother Goose’s Golden Christmas
  • The Caretaker
  • The Lion In Winter
  • You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown
  • Confusions
  • The Royal Hunt Of The Sun
  • The Flip Side
  • Children Of The Wolf
  • An Italian Straw Hat
  • Black Comedy And White Liars*
  • Dial M For Murder*
  • Tom Jones*
  • Move Over Mrs Markham*
  • Time And Time Again
  • A Bequest To The Nation
  • The Godsend
  • The Long Christmas Dinner
  • Two In One
  • Count Dracula
  • The Children’s Hour
  • Devil May Care
  • Brief Lives
  • Blithe Spirit
  • How The Other Half Loves
  • Conduct Unbecoming
  • Time Sneeze
  • Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?
  • Arsenic And Old Lace
  • Garbage
  • The Killing Of Sister George
  • The Secretary Bird
  • The Wrong Side Of The Park
  • The Owl And The Pussycat
  • There’s A Girl In My Soup
  • The Devil’s Lady
  • In Celebration
  • Arms And The Man
  • Not Now Darling
  • The Hole
  • The Trojan Woman
  • Animal Farm
  • Who Killed Santa Claus?
  • The Scandalous Affair Of Mr Kettle And Mrs Moon
  • Dark Of The Moon
  • Summer Of The Seventeenth Doll
  • Antigone
  • A Man For All Seasons
  • Say Who You Are
  • The Marriage Go Round
  • A Touch Of The Sun
  • Make Me A Widow
  • Let’s All Go Down The Strand
  • Romanoff And Juliet
  • The Guilty Generation
  • Under Milk Wood
  • Lear Of Albion Crescent
  • Five Birds In A Cage
  • The Guilty Generation
  • The Bodenham Romp
  • The House on the Cliff
  • The Constant Wife
  • The Right Honourable Gentleman
  • Hotel Paradiso
  • The Diary Of Anne Frank
  • Apple Pie Order
  • The Badger Game
  • The Saxon Wives Of Ellandune
  • Husbands Supplied
  • Boeing Boeing
  • Amber For Anna
  • The Importance Of Being Earnest
  • The Evergreens
  • Fool’s Errand
  • Caliph’s Minstral
  • Petronella
  • Sherri Dawson
  • Something To Hide
  • Dear Octopus
  • Pools Paradise
  • Lady Windermere’s Fan
  • The Waltz Of The Toreadors
  • Night Must Fall
  • Come Blow Your Horn
  • The Rose Without A Thorn
  • Shop At Sly Corner
  • The Proposal
  • Lord Byron’s Love Letter
  • The Monkey’s Paw
  • The Bride And The Bachelor
  • Johnny Belinda
  • Relative Values
  • Flare Path
  • The Sky Is Overcast
  • Rough Diamond
  • The Murder Of Maria Martin Or The Red Barn
  • The Glass Menagerie
  • Bellamy
  • Break Out
  • The Queen And The Welshman
  • Atalanta
  • The Happy Journey
  • Fumed Oak
  • Brush With A Body
  • The Irregular Verb To Love
  • Dinner With The Family
  • The Rape Of The Belt
  • The Grass Is Greener
  • She Stoops To Conquer
  • Dead On Nine
  • The Deep Blue Sea
  • Miranda
  • Doctor In The House
  • Spider’s Web
  • Waiting For Gillian
  • Two Dozen Red Roses
  • Bell Book And Candle
  • Affairs of State
  • An Inspector Calls
  • Dear Delinquent
  • The Whole Truth
  • Sailor Beware
  • My Three Angels
  • Jupiter Laughs
  • Clutterbuck
  • A Murder Has Been Arranged
  • Young Wives
  • The Eagle Has Two Heads
  • French Without Tears
  • Witness For The Prosecution
  • The Long Mirror
  • Fallen Angels
  • Dangerous Corner
  • Murder Mistaken
  • Private Lives
  • While The Sun Shines
  • Fairy Scenes From A Midsummer Nights Dream
  • The Man Of Destiny
  • The Bear
  • Pink String And Sealing Wax
  • Friendly Relations
  • The Indifferent Shepherd
  • Shining Hour
  • Here We Come Gathering
  • Blithe Spirit
  • The Giaconda Smile
  • Gaslight
  • Traveller’s Joy
  • Love In Albania
  • Murder At The Vicarage
  • A Phoenix Too Frequent
  • One Wild Oat
  • Claudia
  • Arms And The Man
  • Hay Fever
  • Pygmalion
  • George And Margaret
  • The Two Mrs Carrolls
  • French Without Tears
  • Sixteen
  • The Barretts Of Wimpole Street
  • The Wind And The Rain
  • Flare Path
  • The Marquise
  • Middlewatch
  • I’ll Leave It To You
  • Fresh Fields
  • A Damsel In Distress
  • Interference
  • The Young Idea
  • The Middlewatch
  • Hay Fever
  • Rising Generation

* denotes a performance held elsewhere due to the fire in 1976 and the subsequent rebuilding of the theatre until 1978.