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Arts based organisation GEEYOU collaborates with Experience Guildford to create We Are Guildford a specially commissioned post-lockdown project to promote Guildford Town Centre

We are delighted to introduce to you We Are Guildford; a specially written poem reflecting on Guildford Town Centre’s time in lockdown during the Coronavirus Pandemic. Written by Nick White, Director of local Arts organisation GEEYOU, We Are Guildford explores how Guildford’s community spirit has held strong during lockdown and is a rousing call to

Guildford Fringe Theatre Company presents: The return of Guildford Live in partnership with Guildford Borough Council

Streamed LIVE via www.facebook.com/GuildfordFringe on Thursday the 28th May! Line-up includes: Shane Richie, Jeremy Vine, Debbie McGee, Alex Ferns, Mark Watson (award-winning magician, juggler and stunt artist), The Bluebirds (vintage vocal group), Charley Farley Sunday Four and The Rock Choir. After the huge success of Guildford Fringe Theatre Company’s elaborate online festival, Guildford LIVE, they are doing

2020-06-12T10:08:00+00:00May 13th, 2020|Theatre|0 Comments

THE LIGHTS ARE GOING OUT (TEMPORARILY)* *Apart from one!

The Yvonne Arnaud theatre’s distinctive coloured lights and bright canopy are being turned off, until the theatre reopens. Apart from one light, known in theatre tradition as the ‘ghost light’, and necessary security lighting, the theatre will be in darkness. This comes as venues remain closed as a result of the current COVID-19 outbreak, and

2020-06-12T10:54:10+00:00April 7th, 2020|Charity, Theatre|0 Comments

ALL’S WELL THAT ENDS WELL – AUTUMN 2019 Cast Announced for Guildford Shakespeare Company’s First Co-Production

12 October – 2 November 2019 This autumn, the award-winning Guildford Shakespeare Company (GSC) join forces with the acclaimed Jermyn Street Theatre, London to present Shakespeare’s rarely performed bittersweet comedy ALL’S WELL THAT ENDS WELL. This will be GSC’s first London transfer. All’s Well That Ends Well is an enchanting adventure story that draws on the

2020-06-12T13:00:18+00:00September 5th, 2019|Theatre|0 Comments

JUVENILE CAST ANNOUNCED FOR THE YVONNE ARNAUD’S SLEEPING BEAUTY

The juvenile ensemble cast for the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre’s 2019-20 traditional family pantomime Sleeping Beauty have been chosen from two local performing arts schools, following several rounds of auditions. The juvenile ensemble is made up of sixteen female dancers, aged between six and sixteen, and are formed of a team from Guildford’s renowned Italia Conti

2020-06-12T13:02:55+00:00July 25th, 2019|Theatre|0 Comments

INBETWEENERS STAR JOE THOMAS TO PERFORM AT THE YVONNE ARNAUD IN AN UNMISSABLE, RAZOR-SHARP COMEDY

WHAT’S IN A NAME Thursday 5 – Saturday 14 September   Adam Blanshay Productions presents the critically acclaimed Birmingham Repertory Theatre production What’s In A Name? starring Inbetweeners star Joe Thomas, which opens at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre from Thursday 5 – Saturday 14 September. Father-to-be Vincent and his partner Anna are invited to dinner

2020-06-12T13:01:40+00:00July 25th, 2019|Theatre|0 Comments

THE YVONNE ARNAUD YOUTH THEATRE HIGHLIGHT THE IMPORTANCE OF COMMUNITY WITH PERFORMACE AT PILGRIM WOOD RESIDENTIAL HOME

Members of the of the Yvonne Arnaud Youth Theatre’s production group Act 3 performed at the Pilgrim Wood Residential & Dementia Care Home on Tuesday 18 June 2019. The company, comprised of eight to 13 year-olds, performed a devised piece of theatre entitled Community Matters, which was based on what community means to them, the

2020-06-12T13:14:47+00:00June 20th, 2019|Theatre|0 Comments

X Factor finalist to star in Guildford panto

We are excited to announce X Factor Finalist, Holly Tandy will be starring as Sleeping Beauty in Yvonne Arnaud Theatre’s 2019 pantomime (Fri 6 Dec – Sun 5 Jan). Oh yes she is! Holly will be appearing alongside Guildford’s favourite Kit Hesketh-Harvey as the Bad Fairy Carabosse, Eagle Radio’s Peter Gordon as Nanny Fanny and everyone’s favourite

2020-06-12T13:23:18+00:00June 14th, 2019|Theatre|0 Comments

LOCAL DRAMA SCHOOL, PPA BRING HIT BROADWAY LOVE STORY TO THE YVONNE ARNAUD

The Pajama Game Tuesday 11 -Saturday 15 June 2019 After last summer’s rip-roaring hit The Producers, PPA return to the Yvonne Arnaud stage with the classic Broadway musical The Pajama Game, from Tuesday 11 to Saturday 15 June,  A union strike at Sleep-Tite Pajama Factory generates plenty of steam and heat in this toe-tapping comedic

2020-06-12T13:50:42+00:00June 7th, 2019|Events, Theatre|0 Comments

KICK IN THE HEAD PRODUCTIONS RETURN TO THE MILL STUDIO WITH WARMTH, WIT AND HUMOUR

CHOICE GRENFELL 29 June 2019   A 40th-anniversary tribute to the great, unremittingly genteel, comedienne and monologist, Joyce Grenfell will be showing in Choice Grenfell in the Mill Studio at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre on Saturday 29 June. A wonderful tribute featuring some of the best of Joyce’s hilarious songs and monologues from Stately as

2020-06-12T13:58:21+00:00June 4th, 2019|Theatre|0 Comments