What’s On at the Avenue Theatre
Written by karen on February 20, 2017
Swale Film Society: ‘I, Daniel Blake’ (15)
Date and Time: Friday 24th February 2017 – Doors Open @ 7pm, Film starts 7.30pm.
Tickets £4.00 (£2.00 for Swale Film Society members) Available on the door only.
A middle aged carpenter who requires state welfare after injuring himself is joined by a single mother
in a similar scenario.
Stars: Dave Johns, Hayley Squires, Sharon Percy
1 hr 40 mins
Screen @ The Avenue ‘A Street Cat Named Bob’ (12A)
Date and Time: Friday 3rd March at 7.45pm
Based on the true life story and international best-selling book, A Street Cat Named Bob is a moving and uplifting film that will touch the heart of everyone. When London busker and recovering drug addict James Bowen finds injured ginger street cat Bob in his sheltered accommodation, he has no idea just how much his life is about to change.
Stars Luke Treadaway, Ruth Gedmintas
1 hr 43 mins
Biography, Comedy, Drama
Screen @ The Avenue ‘A United Kingdom’ (12A)
Date and Time: Friday 17th March at 7.45pm
Prince Seretse Khama of Botswana causes an international stir when he marries a white woman from London in the late 1940s.
Stars: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Jack Davenport
1hr 51 mins
Reflections: Martin Farbrother & Sue Caroline – Live in Concert
Date and Time: Friday 24th March 2017 at 7.30pm
Tickets: £12.00 (£10 concs)
Herne Bay singer and entertainer Martin Farbrother makes a welcome return to the Avenue Theatre. Joining Martin on stage is local vocalist Sue Caroline. Sue has performed at many top venues and includes cruise ships entertainment amongst her credits. Just recently Martin & Sue formed a partnership and have been an instant hit with audiences. Tonight, under the name of ‘Reflections’ they will demonstrate their joint passion for entertaining with a show packed with fun & songs made famous by some of the world’s greatest singers.
Creativedge Productions ‘Century’
Date and Time: Saturday 1st April at 2pm and 6.30pm
Creativedge Productions students perform their latest show ‘Century’. A history of the last century told through the magic of the musical.
Including Grease, Billy Elliot, Rent, Gypsy, Miss Saigon and many more….
Screen @ The Avenue ‘The Girl on the Train’ (12A)
Date and Time: Friday 7th April at 7.45pm
A divorcee becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation that promises to send shockwaves throughout her life. Stars Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett, Rebecca Ferguson.
1hr 52 mins
A Real Alien Adventure
Date and Time: Wednesday 5th April 2017 at 2pm
Tickets: £6.50 adults, £4.50 children under 14 years, £20.00 family ticket (2+2).
Ripstop Theatre presents A Real Alien Adventure.
Miss Amelia Buttersnap, investigator of all things unseen and mysterious, inventor of gadgets both marvellous and improbable, is on a mission to prove that aliens really do exist. With her Translator Device, her Teleporter Machine and her trusty cat Tibbles she sets off in her home-made rocket on a rip-roaring, intergalactic journey.
Are the aliens friend or foe? Why do the aliens want to steal all the earth’s fluffy things? And … how do you drink a cup of tea in space?
Shadow puppetry, projections and aliens all make for a fun filled show full of wonderment for the whole family. (recommended for children over the age of 3 years)
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!
Avenue Theatre, Central House, Central Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent. ME10 4DN