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UPDATE 22nd June



The Redgrave Theatre is now closed until 29th September 2020.  If you have a booking for any of our upcoming shows, we will be in touch with you regarding new dates and your options.



As of March 17th the Redgrave Theatre closed its doors to all customers in support of the Government's actions to stop the spread of COVID-19 until such time as it is deemed safe for us all to return to the venue. Accordingly, we have made the decision to close the Box Office in order that our staff may remain at home, in accordance with the Government directive.



We know this will be disappointing for you, as it is for us, however we are wholly committed to the health and wellbeing of our community and we thank you for your many words of support during this unsettling time.



For any urgent queries contact info@redgravetheatre.com and we will get back to you as soon as possible.



Thank you for your continued support of the Redgrave Theatre and we look forward to welcoming you again soon.



Sue Ellicott



Redgrave Theatre Manager         



New Shows



Iain Stirling:Failing Upwards 1st, 2nd and 3rd March 2021



Gladys Knight: Midnight Train to Georgia 29th May 2021



Sun Records, The Concert 6th March 2021



Liz Jones: 2nd October 2021



La Casa de Bernarda Alba 12th and 13th October 2020 



Clinton Baptiste:The Paranormalist Returns! 16th October 2020 



Alexei Sayle 7th and 8th October 2020 



Ultimate Classic Rock Show 9th October 2020 



Sam Avery: Toddlergeddon Venue change - Hen & Chicken 11th February 2021



Pete Firman and The Amazing TBC 10th October 2020 



The Yeoman of the Guard Cancelled



Copacabana 30th March- 3rd April 2021 



Titanic 6th April - 10th April 2021 



The Counterfeit Sixties Cancelled



Richard Jones 5th October 2020 



Doug Scott:The Three Peaks and Kangchenjunga 28th September 2020 



Ben Hart:Wonder 22nd February 2021



The Night Sky Show 30th January 2021



The Wedding Singer 28th April - 1st May 2021 



Rent 4th May - 8th May 2021 



Urban Comedy Show 25th October 2020



The Handsome Family 13th March 2021 



Andy Ford:Older, Wiser, Dafter! 11th October 2020 



John Challis:Only Fools and Boycie 23rd September 2021 



The Wiz 2nd June- 5th June 2021 



The Glenn Miller and Big Band Spectacular 4th October 2020 



Nick Butter:Running the World 196 15th October 2020



Rachel Parris:All Change Please 18th November 2020 



Sir Trevor McDonald:An Improbable Life 18th April 2021



Giraffe's Can't Dance Cancelled



Beach Boyz 10th July 2021 



Arron Crascall:The Socially Awkward Tour 4th March 2021 



Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales Cancelled



Twirlywoos Live! Cancelled



We Will Rock You Cancelled



Dr.Richard Shepherd:Unnatural Causes 20th October 2021



Tez Ilyas:Populist 30th October 2021 



Rob Newman's Philosophy Show 20th April 2021



Oh What a Night! 24th April 2021


Featured Events

Upcoming Events

  • Doug Scott CBE: The Three Peaks

    28 Sep Doug Scott is one of Britain’s greatest ever mountaineers. He and Dougal Haston were the first Britons to stand on the summit of Everest. They were also the first to climb it by the massive South West Face and survive the world’s highest bivouac just below the summit.  Inspired by... Full Description
  • Mo Gilligan - There's Mo To Life (warm up show)

    30 Sep Fresh from his smash hit global Netflix release, BAFTA nomination and No. 1 trending entertainment show, Mo Gilligan is back with a brand-new World Tour for 2020!  Join Mo for an exclusive warm-up show at the Redgrave Theatre before he heads off on his International Tour. Expect a jam-packed... Full Description
  • The Glenn Miller & Big Band Spectacular

    4 Oct The music that filled the dancehalls during the Big Band era is brought to life again by The Moonlight Serenade Orchestra UK. The hardest swinging big band in the UK recreates the million sellers of the 40's and 50's. Moonlight Serenade, Little Brown Jug, Pennsylvania 6-5000 and String... Full Description
  • Richard Jones

    5 Oct Richard Jones was the winner of Britain's Got Talent and is a British Army soldier as well as one of the world’s greatest magicians in The Magic Circle.  Having recently had audiences on Britain’s Got Talent: The Champions completely captivated, Richard is extending his sell-out... 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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