The Forum Theatre will throw its doors open this summer as live theatre returns to Stockport.
Beginning on Saturday 5th June with a FORUM THEATRE COMEDY NIGHT to be headlined by the fantastic Nathan Caton, star of Mock The Week, Live at the Apollo and much more as part of 3 brilliant comics and a compere to the stage, the theatre will raise the curtain on live comedy once again in a socially distanced event. There will be just 100 tickets available, on sale at a maximum of 6 per person with table service taking place throughout the evening.
2 weeks later The Forum Theatre are staging a “whodunit” as a MURDER MYSTERY EVENING follows, once more in a socially distanced way. Get the chance to play detective for the evening and solve the crime! There will be just 100 tickets available, on sale at a maximum of 6 per person with table service taking place throughout the evening.
NK members return to the stage on 9th and 10th July as the theatre takes all its youngsters TO THE STAGE and plan for our first event without social distancing this summer with young people given the chance to showcase all of their work done during lockdown and from their April return to sessions. Then the following week THE SHOW WILL GO ON! with excerpts performed from some brilliant West End productions to bring Musical Theatre back to life with a bang.
There won’t be long to wait before the first play is performed too as the Northern Soul play ONCE UPON A TIME IN WIGAN takes to the stage at the end of July.
August will see two weeks of summer workshops taking place at The Forum Theatre with Dance one week and Drama the next, full details and forms will be available of the NK Website.
Third time lucky and SHREK THE MUSICAL is ready to bring the land of Duloc to life and join Shrek, Fiona, Donkey and all of the characters from the hit movie to life, premiering in Stockport for the very first time!
October sees the return of the fantastic adult cabaret Halloween evening of THE ROCK AND HORROR GRAVEYARD SHOW as Beetlejuice hosts an evening of spooktacular entertainment bringing together the characters from the Rocky Horror Picture show and the best of Dracula, Frankenstein and Wolf Man in this rude and raunchy show. Fancy Dress encouraged, perfect night out for friends, family and work colleagues alike!
The Forum Theatre will be rocking its way into Christmas too as the NK youth theatre stage the Queen Musical WE WILL ROCK YOU this December, featuring all the smash hits from the West End Musical! Then it will bring some Disney Magic to the stage as MICKEY’S CHRISTMAS ADVENTURE sees a wonderful festive show for all the family featuring all your favourite Disney characters and songs, before Comedy is once again the name of the game with the Forum CHRISTMAS COMEDY NIGHT, giving adults the perfect chance to get together with friends and family and share a night of fun and laughter.
There also will be welcoming some brilliant tribute acts to The Forum Theatre this year including tributes to Queen, Phil Collins, Oasis, Pink Floyd, Brian Ferry all scheduled to perform this year.
Tickets for all these events are now available via the theatre’s website or by calling the box office on 0333 666 3366.