Category Archives: What’s On

Miracle Theatre makes a welcome return this summer, this time unpacking Chekhov’s bittersweet comedy about a once-wealthy family, whose idleness and extravagance have brought them to the brink of bankruptcy. Obstinate and self-absorbed, they are deaf to the rumblings of change which surrounds them, and unable to accept help when they need it.

Will it take...

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The Dorchester Piano Quartet return for the second of their regular visits to Dorchester Arts. They will be joined for the first time by Elizabeth Drew, one of the regular members of Kokoro, the contemporary music ensemble of the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.

The programme will comprise of two pieces of work from contrasting composers, each trailblazers...

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The New Hardy Players return with a spectacular Georgian entertainment in evocative outdoor locations in Dorset.

Bring along a picnic and enjoy Thomas Hardy’s historical romance ‘The Trumpet Major’ in a colourful new production directed by Tim Laycock with Penny Levick. Featuring Harlequinade dancers from Dorchester Ballet directed by Lucy Bishop, newly composed music by Alastair...

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Over more than 25 years and thirteen albums the Producers have gigged their version of the blues round the clubs, theatres and festival of the world and have become firm favourites in Dorchester.

The band are really something special and have retained their freshness and originality through their various changes of line-up. Not content with playing...

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Join DYT Junior and Intermediate groups as they present a double bill.

Ella by Robert Reed

Ella doesn’t want to go to the ball: she’d much rather attend the football trials for Fairy Tale F.C.  Unfortunately, her cruel stepmother, Oksana, has seen to it that poor Ella can’t leave the house that evening. However, with the help...

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When Cathy’s father brings home an orphaned Heathcliff, the effect will echo for generations. Emily Bronte’s only novel Wuthering Heights is a timeless Gothic classic of passionate love, revenge and despair.

Shropshire-based Hotbuckle Theatre Company brought their unique magic to Dorchester with Far From The Madding Crowd in 2017 and now return with this...

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