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Horrible Histories: More Best of Barmy Britain

We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead!

So it’s time to prepare yourselves for a special production...

When They Go Low

Sarah goes to a party and gets drunk.  A photo of her at the party circulates amongst all her classmates and soon different versions of the truth...

Upcoming Events

  • The Story of the Solar System (SOLD OUT)

    24 Feb Few stories are more thrilling, more extraordinary, than that of our Solar System and the planets, moons, asteroids and comets that orbit the star we call the Sun. In this exciting new live show, astronomer Will Gater brings this remarkable tale to the stage. The Story of the Solar System explores... Full Description
  • Get Ready

    25 Feb Take a trip back to 1960s Detroit with the brand-new, celebrated stage show featuring the music of the Temptations, Four Tops, Supremes, Jackson 5, Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye. Velvet vocals from a stellar cast of critically-acclaimed performers combine with divinely-gifted musicians,... Full Description
  • When They Go Low

    27 Feb to 28 Feb Sarah goes to a party and gets drunk.  A photo of her at the party circulates amongst all her classmates and soon different versions of the truth are navigating through the information highway that is social media.  Miss Reef holds a Girls Only assembly lecturing the students on modest behaviour... Full Description
  • The Jerseys - Oh What A Nite!

    1 Mar Viva Blackpool presents ‘The Jerseys’ as we celebrate the music of one of the greatest groups of all time – the 100 million album selling Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. Featuring all your favourite tracks including “Big Girls Don’t Cry”, “Walk Like... Full Description

A Brief History of the Redgrave Theatre


Built in 1966 the Redgrave was originally known simply as the ‘Clifton College Theatre’. The design was based on the Mermaid Theatre in London and was the first purpose built school theatre in the country.

The theatre was officially opened by the actor Sir Michael Redgrave - an ex-student of the college. After Sir Michael's death in 1985 the building was renamed ‘The Redgrave Theatre’ in his honour.



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Hidden away in the beautiful suburb of Clifton, the Redgrave Theatre is one of Bristol’s most popular theatres hosting a wide variety of productions including operas, musicals, stand-up comedy, theatre and dance. 




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Our 315 seat theatre is available to hire for a wide variety of events, along with any equipment or personnel you may require, please get in touch to discuss your needs. 


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