Comedy
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Tom Allen

The sharply dressed, well-spoken, disparagingly camp son of working class Bromley, Tom Allen embarks on his debut solo tour this autumn.

Fri 17th Nov 8.00pm
Family
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Alice In Wonderland

A fun-filled family show for Christmas 2017.  Adapted by George Critchley and Arnie Breen from the original book by Lewis Carroll.

Fri 8th Dec to
Sun 24th Dec
Music
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Miles and Erica + Will Hunt

Miles Hunt & Erica Nockalls of The Wonder Stuff  2017 UK Tour

Fri 27th Oct 7.00pm
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Tommy Scott

Join us for another intimate acoustic performance, this time Tommy Scott front man of indie pop band Space

Fri 10th Nov 8.00pm
Drama
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Hamlet

Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy.

Thu 5th Oct 7.00pm
Music
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Roachford + Paul Stuart Davies

Ever since bulldozing his way onto the scene with unforgettable tracks like ‘Cuddly Toy and ‘Family Man in the late 80s, Andrew Roachford’s maverick take on music has spread far and wide.

 

Fri 3rd Nov 7.00pm
Comedy
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Paul Foot

In Paul’s first new show in two years, Professor Ketchup and his camembert piglet join forces as he tackles the big issues such as terrorism.  Plus Ant ‘n Dec, Immigration X-Factor and breakfast

Sat 28th Oct 8.00pm
 

Coming Soon

Family
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Storytelling Festival

Sat 30th Sep 11.00am
 
Other Events
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An Evening of Clairvoyance

Sat 30th Sep 7.00pm
 
Regular Events
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Afternoon Variety Show  

Wed 4th Oct 2.00pm
 
 

Latest News

Storytelling Commission

Culturapedia in partnership with Darwen Library Theatre Storytelling commission (#1) managed by Darwen Community Programmers Group Culturapedia is an independent arts management company based in Blackburn. Our work includes developing and delivering Spot On Lancashire (a 45 venue rural touring network and part of the Arts Council’s National Portfolio), Spot On libraries (working with the […]

Youth Theatre Spaces

YOUTH THEATRE SPACES Are you aged 5 – 18 years old?  Interested in acting?  Free on a Monday evening?  Darwen Youth Theatre, run by Action Factory, have spaces for children and young people who would like to take part in regular drama sessions.  Recent projects have included performances based on Roald Dahl’s stories of BFG […]

VOLUNTEERS WANTED

WE WANT YOU! Have you ever wanted to gain more experience in theatre or music venues?  Ever wondered how the bar runs?  Or just plain nosey?  We want volunteers to help out here at Darwen Library Theatre in a variety of roles.  You could be working at a film showing one week and a comedy […]