Events coming soon at The Avenue Theatre, Sittingbourne
Written by karen on April 27, 2017
Swale Film Society ‘Moonlight’ (15)
Date and Time: Friday 28th April Doors open at 7pm, film starts 7.30pm
Tickets: £4.00 Non Members, £2.00 Members
A chronicle of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning adulthood of a young, African-American, gay man growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.
Stars Mahershala Ali, Shariff Earp, Duan Sanderson
1hr 51 mins Drama
Screen @ The Avenue ‘The Young Offenders’ (15)
Date and Time: Friday 5th May at 7.45pm
Two teenage boys cycle 160km on stolen bikes pursued by police to find a missing bale of cocaine
worth 7 million euro. Set around the real event of Ireland’s biggest cocaine seizure in 2007 of 440 million euro.
Stars: Alex Murphy, Chris Walley, Hilary Rose
1 hr 23 mins Comedy
Screen @ The Avenue ‘La La Land’ (12A)
Date and Time: Friday 19th May at 7.45pm
A jazz pianist falls for an aspiring actress in Los Angeles.
Stars Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Rosemarie DeWitt.
2hrs 8 mins
Screen @ The Avenue ‘Lion’ (PG)
Date and Time: Friday 2nd June at 7.45pm
A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.
Stars: Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara
1 hr 58 mins Biography/Drama
Screen @ The Avenue ‘Hacksaw Ridge’ (15)
Date and Time: Friday 16th June at 7.45pm
WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.
Stars: Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey
2 hrs 19 mins Biography/Drama/History
Screen @ The Avenue ‘The Time Of Their Lives’ (12A)
Date and Time: Friday 7th July at 7.45pm
A former Hollywood star enlists the help of a new friend in order to journey from London to France for her ex-lover’s funeral, with the various mishaps en route making the trip unforgettable.
Stars: Joan Collins, Pauline Collins, Franco Nero
1 hr 44 mins Comedy
Live Performances coming soon:
The Love Nest by Raymond Hopkins performed by Avenue Theatre Productions
Date and Time: Wednesday 10th – Saturday 13th May 2017 at 7.45pm
Tickets: £7.50 (£7.00 concs)
A Farcical Comedy. David and Janet Thompson return to the B & B where they spent their honeymoon, sounds perfect? Think again…
(Raymond Hopkins the writer of this play is supporting Multiple Sclerosis)
Date and Time: Sunday 21st May 2017 at 7.30pm
Tickets: £12.00 (£8.00 concs)
The UK’s hottest tribute to Abba invites you back to 1974 with a fantastic evening of ABBA’s greatest hits plus stunning album tracks.
An authentic show, suitable for all ages.
Avenue Theatre Fundraiser Showcase!
Date & Time: Saturday 27th May 2017 at 2.30pm
Tickets: £7.50 (£7.00 concs) £25.00 Family ticket (2+2)
Come along to what is sure to be a fun afternoon of entertainment from many of the groups that hire the theatre – Avenue Theatre Productions, CreativeEdge, Dream Academy, Encore Sittingbourne, Little Stars Dance Club, Swale Sings – raising funds for the Avenue Theatre in this terrific showcase of local talent.
Kent Musical Theatre Society In Concert
Kent Musical Theatre Society In Concert
Date & Time: Saturday 24th June 2017 at 7.30pm
Tickets: £10.00 Adults, £5.00 Students/Child/OAP
Ahead of their upcoming production of Little Shop of Horrors, Kent Musical Theatre Society are bringing an exciting new project to The Avenue Theatre, condensing hit musicals into concert form in one fantastic evening of entertainment. With a live band and incredibly talented cast, this is certainly one event you won’t want to miss. Tickets available now!
Variations of Pointe II
Date & Time: Sunday 25th June 2017 at 7.30pm
Tickets: £12.00 (£10 concs) (Book before 15.5.17 for a 10% early booking discount)
Following the amazing audience reaction to the first Variations of Pointe JSLN Dance Company
return with another superb triple bill consisting of ‘Spirits of Ballet’, excerpts from little known 19th and early 20th Century romantic ballets, ‘Mojo in Motion’ based on the Austin Powers theme and a new neo-classical work ‘Consequential Gaps’ which explores the function of objects and people after their usefulness has passed.
Recommended age 8+
Date & Time: Saturday 22nd July 2017 at 7.30pm
The ultimate variety show featuring comedy, music and magic
Starring Drew Cameron (Britain’s Got Talent), Daniel Dean (Grand Illusionist), Julia Burnett (Top Vocalist), Alan Simmons (Ventriloquist) and Phil Hoyles (Comedy & Magic).
Acts are subject to change but a top class show is always guaranteed!