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ABBA Dancing Queen

Dancing Queen is a spectacular tribute to one of the greatest pop bands the world has ever known – ABBA.

Sat 9th Sep 7.30pm
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And Finally... Phil Collins

Talon Music Ltd presents The ‘Official UK No. 1’ tribute to Phil Collins – 10th Anniversary Tour 2017.

Fri 8th Sep 8.00pm
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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
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Said the Maiden

‘Of Maids and Mariners’ is the new EP by Said The Maiden.  The new release is a showcase of how Said The Maiden has developed and grown over the last year or so, displaying more than ever the distinctive sound that defines them.

Fri 24th Nov 7.30pm
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Phill Jupitus: Juplicity

Join stand-up comedian, poet, improviser, and TV stalwart Phill Jupitus for over an hour of tales, laughs and diversions. Watch in delight and/or horror as this experienced funny man drags laughs out of the chaos of his own life and the uncertain world that surrounds it.

Sat 23rd Sep 8.00pm
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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

Coming Soon

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Thu 31st Aug 7.00pm
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Comedy @ Darwen Library Theatre

Sat 2nd Sep 8.00pm
Regular Events
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Afternoon Variety Show  

Wed 6th Sep 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 […]


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 […]