Centre Season Guide

THE THEATRE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO VARY THE PROGRAMME IN THE LIGHT OF UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES.

Note: Performances at 7.30pm with no performances in Main House on Sunday or Monday except where stated.
Studio performances usually Monday - Saturday
There is usually an exhibition of the work of local artists in the Foyer during a production.
Click on the performance graphic for more information of a production.

Click here for a short form printable calendar

13 - 24 September 2016

Habeas Corpus
by Alan Bennett

18 September 2016

45 Years (2015)  15 95m
Richly thought provoking romantic drama
with mesmerizing lead performances

18 - 29 October 2017

Children of the Wolf
by John Peacock

22 October 2016
Highbury Hosts
LTG Regional Conference

23 October 2016

Silent Running (1972)  PG 89m
Classic Sci-Fi with all earth’s plant life extinct,
the drama plays out in space

31 October - 5 November 2016
Drama School Presentation

Class Act Drama Centres
Invited Audience

8 - 12 November 2016
Matinee Saturday, 12 November

From the Top Theatre Company
Red Riding Hood & the Three Little Pigs -The Pantomime
by D Crump
Tickets: Phone 07703 139500 or
fromthetoptheatrecompany@gmail.com

15 November 2016
Floral Demonstration
Wylde Green Flower Club

19 November 2016 (Saturday)

Stairway to Heaven (1946) U 104m
Arguably the greatest romantic film of all time
(also called A Matter of Life and Death )

3 December 2016

Highbury Christmas Fayre 11am - 3pm
Handmade gifts, cards, jewellery, clothing, tombola.
No entrance fee… a great chance to buy your Christmas gifts

6 - 17 December 2016

Lettice and Lovage
by Peter Shaffer

11 December 2016

Dr Strangelove  (1964) PG 95m
Brilliant cold war satire as funny and
razor sharp now as it was fifty years ago

Sunday, 18 December 2016

Highbury Carol Service -
7.30pm at Emmanuel Church, Wylde Green.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016
2.30pm Matinee

The Polar Express (2004) U 100m
A magical adventure to the North Pole.

7 January 2017
Quiz Night
S
ocial Committee

12,15 January 2017
in the STUDIO
Thurs 12@7pm, Sun 15@2pm
Highbury Community Theatre Group
Once Upon a Time
A short Pantomime for the New Year
devised by
Alley KATS (Sutton YMCA Disabled Group)
AristoKATS (Boldmere Court Care Home)
Produced by Jane Mason

14 January 2017 (Saturday)

The Pianist  (2003) 15 142m
Oscar-winning powerful drama
of WWII Holocaust survival in Warsaw

18 - 21 January 2017
in the STUDIO


Dylan Thomas - My Life, My Words
An entertainment by Kerry Frater
proceeds in aid of
Michael Lewis Foundation
for TYPE 1 Diabetes research

24 January - 4 February 2017

I Ought to be in Pictures
by Neil Simon

5 February 2017

The Third Man  (1949) PG 104m
This all-time masterpiece embodies
the romance of ‘going to the movies’

11 - 12 February 2017

BFame Drama Festival Play List
Click image for Booking Form

14 - 25 March 2017

The Thrill of Love
by Amanda Whittington

19 March 2017
at 6.00pm

The Sound of Music  (1965) U 174m
Almost certainly the most successful musical film ever made.
Why not come in costume and sing along!

27 March - 1 April 2017
Drama School Presentation

Class Act Drama Centres
Invited Audience

2 April 2017

Castle Bromwich Singers
A Musical Entertainment
More Information

6 April 2017 (Thursday)

Selma (2014) 12 128m
Inspiring and dramatic story of
Martin Luther King`s march from Selma in ‘65

8 April 2017
All England Theatre Festival
Quarter Final
Information & Booking Form

2 - 13 May 2017

Dangerous Corner
by J. B. Priestley

Saturday 6 May 2017

Highbury Theatre Centre Open Day

75 Years of Highbury Players
Activities and Talks
Open 10.00am - 4.00pm

7 May 2017

From here to Eternity (1953) PG 122m
Passion in the surf and in the boxing ring,
this WWII classic won 8 Oscars      

16 May 2017
Floral Demonstration
Wylde Green Flower Club

20 May 2017
in the STUDIO
Stuff I Wrote in My Absence
An evening with Nicko Adilypour

24 - 27 May 2017

From the Top Theatre Company
We've Gotta Get Out!
by D Crump and John Wilson
An origional musical comedy
Tickets: Phone 07703 139500 or
fromthetoptheatrecompany@gmail.com

2/3 June 2017

A Festival of Animation
Belleville Rendevous (Friday@7.30pm),
My Dog Tulip (Saturday@11.00am),
Song of the Sea (Saturday@2.30pm),
Persepolis(Saturday@7.30pm)
PLUS ANIMATION WORKSHOPS
in the STUDIO with Sutton Coldfield Movie Makers
at 12.45, 1.30, 4.15pm.
BROCHURE

8/9/10 June 2017
in the STUDIO
The Vicar is Offended
An Entertainment
by Ted Hockin

20 June - 1 July 2017

Lillies on the Land
by Sarah Finch, Dorothy Lawrence,
Kali Peacock, Sonia Ritter,Natasha Tamar
and the Lions part.
(presented by arrangement with
Josef Weinberger Ltd)

Sunday, 25 June 2017

On the Waterfront (1954) PG 108m
8 Oscars for this powerful exciting story of
corruption, extortion and racketeering .

2 July 2017
Highbury Community Theatre Group

A Day at the Seaside
devised by
Alley KATS (Sutton YMCA Disabled Group)
AristoKATS (Boldmere Court Care Home)
Produced by Jane Mason

8 July 2017
Wylde Green Academy of Dance

12 - 15 July 2017
CLOC Youth Musical Theatre Company

Bugsy Malone
by Alan Parker
Music by P Williams
(Warner/Chappell Musio ltd)
Ticket Information

16 JULY 2017
2.00pm

Sutton Coldfield Movie Makers
Feel Good Film Fest

16 July 2017
7.30pm

Slow West (1989) 15 84m
Slow burning simmering love story,
in a harsh and beautiful landscape

2017/2018 SEASON GUIDE