Hairbrush at the ready for raunchy rock musical

Swindon Advertiser:

12:32pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

ROCK OF AGES New Theatre, Oxford Until Saturday

When reviewing the situation Fagin steals the crown

Swindon Advertiser:

12:26pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Oliver! By SALOS Wyvern Theatre, Swindon Until Saturday

Thought-provoking spine-tingler comes to Swindon Dance

Swindon Advertiser:

10:58am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Spine tingling magic for Halloween is also written in the stars for the first performance in the Inner Rhythms season at Swindon Dance.

Horror movie comes to the stage for Halloween

Swindon Advertiser:

10:48am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Beware the witching hour as Halloween steals nearer and a host of witches, warlocks and ghosts appear, but real fear is the forte of the horror film and a Swindon theatre company is aiming to recreate that terror on stage.

Agatha Christie classic still entraps its audience

Swindon Advertiser:

11:38am Tuesday 21st October 2014

The Mousetrap Theatre Royal Bath until Saturday

SALOS bring Oliver to Swindon stage

Swindon Advertiser:

5:44pm Friday 17th October 2014

Never perform with children or animals! A famous theatrical saying that director Russell Langdon is confidently ignoring as he has 60 children in his cast of Oliver – but no animals this time.

Eine kleine comedy will be wunderbar

Swindon Advertiser:

9:49am Thursday 16th October 2014

AFTER more than a decade in Britain, the self-styled German comedy ambassador Henning Wehn has ‘groan’ to like puns – although he still couldn’t eat a whole one.

A night to remember

Swindon Advertiser:

7:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

MARION SAUVEBOIS looks ahead to a gig in aid of an extremely worthy cause

Guitarist is in the spotlight

Swindon Advertiser:

9:54am Thursday 16th October 2014

ONE of world’s finest guitar players, Albert Lee, will take to the Arts Centre stage with Hogan’s Heroes tomorrow.

Enjoy a tribute to ‘The Big O’

Swindon Advertiser:

9:51am Thursday 16th October 2014

BARRY Steele will present his live multi-media tribute to The Big O at the Wyvern Theatre, featuring classic Orbison hits from the 60s right through to the late 80s.

Funny-man is feeling childish

Swindon Advertiser:

7:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

PAUL Foot’s ideal audience wears yellow – and he’d like you to join in.

Repatriation ready for its stage debut

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Friday 10th October 2014

PLAYWRIGHT Neil Walker’s debut project inspired by Royal Wootton Bassett residents’ experiences during the repatriations will be brought to the stage next month.

Monty Python meets Moliere in all-singing madcap play

Swindon Advertiser:

10:15am Friday 10th October 2014

WHEN Moliere came up with the innovative and frankly convention-stomping plot for The Hypochondriac, I am not certain he had in mind singing interludes with titles such as ‘Blood in my poo’ and ‘Germs are everywhere’.

A little plain speaking

Swindon Advertiser:

9:38am Thursday 9th October 2014

MARION SAUVEBOIS talks to an outspoken comedienne KATHERINE Ryan isn’t one to mince her words.

Actors cast different light on First World War

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 8th October 2014

A GROUP of local actors will commemorate the start of the First World War this weekend with a series of performances in village churches around the region.

Sooty and his pals are heading to the Wyvern

Swindon Advertiser:

6:00pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

l You’re currently touring the country with Sooty, who many viewers will know from TV. What can audiences expect from the live show?

Stage show will rock you

Swindon Advertiser:

5:58pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

EMMA DUNN chats to the star of the musical Rock of Ages

They’re black and they’re proud

Swindon Advertiser:

11:34am Tuesday 7th October 2014

Stars From The Commitments Wyvern Theatre

GALLERY: Peter Andre fans queue around the block to meet their idol in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser:

1:14pm Sunday 5th October 2014

AN eight-month-old pregnant woman queued for eight hours to meet singer Peter Andre when he visited Swindon yesterday - with picture gallery.

Drama of those who marry for the love of their country

Swindon Advertiser:

9:41am Friday 3rd October 2014

War Brides, a one-act play Western Players Swindon Library

Dealing with the last comedy taboo

Swindon Advertiser:

10:53am Thursday 2nd October 2014

EMMA DUNN catches up with a very busy man

A saucy little night of fun

Swindon Advertiser:

11:05am Thursday 2nd October 2014

SAUCINESS will be the order of the day as Dirty Dusting rolls into the Wyvern Theatre on Tuesday.

Anything could happen

Swindon Advertiser:

11:01am Thursday 2nd October 2014

GILL HARRIS looks ahead to an evening of improvised music and poetry

Comedian will ask Hardeep Is Your Love?

Swindon Advertiser:

10:55am Thursday 2nd October 2014

OUTSPOKEN funny man Hardeep Singh Kohli will be sharing his experiences of love and romance at Swindon Arts Centre this month.

Cultural diversity focus of display

Swindon Advertiser: Anti-racism lessons for Wirral schools

5:30am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A MULTIMEDIA display celebrating Wiltshire’s cultural diversity will be part of Wiltshire Council’s events around Black History Month this October.

Sign of the rhymes as poetry festival returns

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 1st October 2014

THIS year’s Swindon Festival of Poetry starts tomorrow.

Treading the boards in the footsteps of the Bard

Swindon Advertiser:

5:59pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

Max Sly, who recently starred in Oh What A Lovely War, is back on stage again as part of the national Shakespeare festival.

We’re in the habit of producing a musical

Swindon Advertiser:

5:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

THE Wyvern Theatre and inSwindon teamed up with Sing-a-long-a Productions to offer a sing-a-long-a taster session in Wharf Green yesterday.

One hell of a warm-up act

Swindon Advertiser:

10:14am Thursday 25th September 2014

EMMA DUNN looks ahead to funnyman John Bishop trying out his gags in Swindon THE Wyvern’s audience has a chance to contribute to the material in comedian John Bishop’s upcoming 40-date arena tour when he appears at the theatre next weekend.

It’s wonderful to be here

Swindon Advertiser:

10:01am Thursday 25th September 2014

BARRIE HUDSON talks to legendary entertainer ahead of visit to Wyvern

Be dazzled by Snow White ballet

Swindon Advertiser:

10:17am Thursday 25th September 2014

THE whole family will be dazzled during Vienna Festival Ballet’s new production of the timeless fairytale, Snow White.

A thrilling new adaptation of a popular Dickens tale

Swindon Advertiser:

10:06am Thursday 25th September 2014

A NEW exciting adaptation of Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations will be performed at Swindon Arts Centre on Tuesday.

Commitments stars set to wow the audience

Swindon Advertiser:

10:04am Thursday 25th September 2014

MUSTANG Sally, Try a Little Tenderness and In the Midnight Hour are just some of the hits the Wyvern audience will be singing along to when The Stars from the Commitments take to the stage.

Gambit of emotions in wartime musical

Swindon Advertiser:

9:33am Thursday 25th September 2014

Phoenix Players Oh What A Lovely War.

Being very baddie... ‘King Rat’ Havers promises a rude night out at the panto

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 24th September 2014

WYVERN pantomime villain Nigel Havers said he is looking forward to hearing plenty of boos and hisses in Swindon this Christmas – oh yes he is!

Going wild with Oscar's classic comedy of manners

Swindon Advertiser:

10:54am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

The Importance of Being Earnest Theatre Royal Bath until Saturday, September 27

So much Moore than a night out

Swindon Advertiser:

5:21pm Friday 19th September 2014

An Evening With Roger Moore New Theatre, Oxford

Oh what a lovely way to spend an evening

Swindon Advertiser:

10:07am Thursday 18th September 2014

FLICKY HARRISON checks out the Phoenix Players’ latest play In a completely different vein to many of the tributes marking the centenary of the First World War, a Swindon theatre company is tackling a satire.

In the spirit of communication

Swindon Advertiser:

9:58am Thursday 18th September 2014

DEREK Acorah makes the latest of many visits to the Wyvern Theatre next month.

Evening with Sir Roger is Moore than just a night out

Swindon Advertiser: Roger Moore

4:44pm Thursday 18th September 2014

An Evening With Roger Moore at the New Theatre Oxford

Magician will make you laugh and gasp

Swindon Advertiser:

10:08am Thursday 18th September 2014

MAGIC and comedy will be combined into one during Pete Firman’s show.

Legend’s return will be pure magic

Swindon Advertiser:

10:05am Thursday 18th September 2014

MAGIC legend Paul Daniels and ‘the lovely’ Debbie McGee will be wowing the audience at the Wyvern Theatre on September 24.

Classic tale of a boy done good is modernised

Swindon Advertiser:

9:57am Thursday 18th September 2014

A MODERN adaption of Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations will bring the tale into the present day at Swindon Arts Centre on Tuesday, September 30.

Panto star Lewis is a charity hit (oh yes he is)

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A DOZEN theatre workers paid homage to the lead character of this year’s panto while raising money for a good cause.

A horrible time for all

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

WORLD War One will meet tag-team wrestling at the Wyvern Theatre this week during a show with an alternative take on the conflict.

Stage is set for new generation to shine in war play

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

THE children of Mike and Nikki Sly, stalwarts of the Swindon drama scene, are proving to be chips off the old block as they tread the boards alongside their parents.

REVIEW: What the Ladybird Heard was great to see

12:08pm Monday 15th September 2014

A SHOW based on the award winning picture book called ‘What the Ladybird Heard’ was a great success for little ones and parents alike when it came to Swindon’s Wyvern Theatre on Saturday.

Researcher digs up extra hundred years of drama group’s existence

Swindon Advertiser:

5:00am Friday 12th September 2014

TONY Manders discovered decades of Swindon history – but he couldn’t have finished his task without The Three Hunchbacks.

Classy comedy has audience in fits of giggles

1:05pm Friday 12th September 2014


Country stars shine brightly at a bargain price

Swindon Advertiser:

10:14am Friday 12th September 2014

COUNTRY and western music has never been to my taste, but when you have a partner who has loved it since she was young you can’t pass up the chance to take her to the Country Superstars Experience, can you?


Your NeighbourhoodYourSwindon

What's Hot On Our Site...


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree