It Runs in the Family

Highbury Theatre Centre Sheffield Road, Sutton Coldfield

by Ray Cooney Hospital chaos and comedy. Funny? Hilarious! Directed by Phil Astle Dr. Mortimore has to deliver the Ponsonby Lecture in an international conference but first he must cope with a paternity suit, an ex-wife, a punkish son, mistaken identities, people rushing in and out of doors and general hospital mayhem. An amateur production… Read More ›

£10

The Ladykillers (1955)

Highbury Theatre Centre Sheffield Road, Sutton Coldfield

Classic crime comedy at its best Directed by Alexander Mackendrick Five oddball criminals planning a bank robbery rent rooms on a cul-de-sac from an octogenarian widow under the pretext that they are classical musicians. Certificate: PG Duration: 1hr 31mins

£5

Art

Highbury Theatre Centre Sheffield Road, Sutton Coldfield

by Yasmina Reza translated by Christopher Hampton Painting unleashes a bitter war of words Directed by Ken Agnew Christopher Hampton is a hugely successful playwright and translator and ‘Art’ is a laugh out loud funny play with sharp, witty dialogue, biting exchanges and furious debate translated from Yasmina Reza’s French original. Friendships are challenged and… Read More ›

£10

Production Launch – ‘The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen’s Guild Dramatic Society Murder Mystery’

Highbury Theatre Centre Sheffield Road, Sutton Coldfield

The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen’s Guild Dramatic Society Murder Mystery by David McGillivray & Walter Zerlin Jr Directed by Rob Phillips To be performed from Tuesday 31 January to Saturday 11 February 2023 at 7.30pm. This is undoubtedly one of the funniest farces I have ever read. Apparently it was the inspiration behind ‘The… Read More ›

The Guard (2011)

Highbury Theatre Centre Sheffield Road, Sutton Coldfield

The FBI are about to discover that things work differently in Ireland Directed by John Michael McDonagh A small town Irish policeman with a strong personality, a subversive sense of humour, a dying mother, a fondness for prostitutes and absolutely no interest in international drug smuggling rings is confronted by FBI agent Wendell Everett. Certificate:… Read More ›

£5

Production Launch – ‘Di and Viv and Rose’

Highbury Theatre Centre Sheffield Road, Sutton Coldfield

Di and Viv and Rose by Amelia Bullmore, directed by Ian Appleby, will be performed Monday 22nd – Saturday 27th May 2023 at 7.30pm in the Studio. Are you interested in getting involved in this production, either onstage or off? Come along to the production launch to meet the director. There’ll be a read through… Read More ›