Pat Barker’s Booker-nominated novel, REGENERATION, has been adapted for the stage by Olivier Award-winning playwright Nicholas Wright (His Dark Materials, Vincent in Brixton), it opened at Royal & Derngate, Northampton on 29 August 2014 prior to a national tour....read more »
Wolverhampton Grand Theatre
Wolverhampton Grand Theatre is a long established theatre in the heart of the Midlands. It receives a wide range of major touring productions including drama, musicals, ballet, dance, opera, variety, concerts, children’s shows plus one of the UK’s largest annual family pantomimes.
Situated on Lichfield Street in the heart of the town's thriving Entertainment Quarter, we are within easy walking distance of the Rail, Metro and newly refurbished Bus stations with a wide selection of shops, restaurants, pubs and wine bars in the immediate vicinity. The theatre is a three minute walk from Wolverhampton Rail Station and three minutes from Wolverhampton St Georges Metro Station.
REWARDING REGULAR THEATRE-GOING:
Everyone wants to get the most from their money and coming to the theatre is no exception! That’s why the Friends Of The Grand scheme is the perfect choice for regular theatre-goers. Starring an unrivalled package of benefits, Friends Of The Grand combines superb money saving discounts with a host of exclusive offers. More choice means better value for money which is why there are six categories of Friends membership for you to choose from with an average saving of £3.00 on every ticket purchased!
For more information about becoming a friend and for a list of membership options, call the Membership Secretary on 01902 42 92 12 or visit www.grandtheatre.co.uk
A GREAT PLACE TO ENTERTAIN AND BE ENTERTAINED:
Designed to provide comprehensive facilities for corporate entertainment, advertising and networking, the theatre aims to use the performing arts as a medium to promote business-to-client and business-to-business goodwill.
Our sponsorship and corporate membership packages can be tailored to suit your requirements with reception rooms and bars for your exclusive use.
For further information about commercial opportunities within the Grand, including Business Club, Sponsorship and Corporate Hospitality, please contact Peter Cutchie (Chief Executive) on 01902 57 33 20.
The Grand Theatre has a range of facilities available to enhance your visit to a show. There are bars on all three seating levels, offering a range of hot and cold beverages, beers, wines, spirits, soft drinks and mineral waters.
A popular meeting venue for local businesses for over a century, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre has an excellent reputation for providing the best in corporate hospitality. The University of Wolverhampton Room off the Dress Circle Bar is available for private functions, parties and other hospitality to enhance your visit to a show with the option to pre-order your interval drinks included as standard. The theatre is also available as a venue for events ranging from small functions, corporate hospitality or full-scale productions in the beautiful Victorian auditorium.
To discuss your requirements including optional bar, catering services and private dining please contact Clare Pomeroy at email@example.com or Julie Bedding on 01902 573 300/email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Get-In Youth scheme, which is aimed at people between ages 9-18, offers a range of fantastic benefits which include discounted show tickets, workshops run by theatrical companies, backstage tours, theatre visits, seasonal newsletters and access to theatre professionals.
The theatre has also achieved Arts Award Status for its ongoing involvement with the project through its programme of events and workshops, and is a registered, charitable trust.
For more details about our youth Scheme or to make an enquiry about Arts Award, please contact Louise Bent (Education Officer) on 01902 573 320 or email email@example.com
Music & Lyrics Limited and Royal & Derngate Northampton present a new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Pulitzer Prize-winning musical OKLAHOMA!, directed by Rachel Kavanaugh and with new choreography by Drew McOnie, which will tour the UK and Ireland next year, at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre from Tue 3 – Sat 7 March 2015.read more »
TOP HAT, winner of three Olivier Awards, for ‘Best New Musical’, ‘Best Choreography’, ‘Best Costume Design’ from its seven nominations and winner of the Evening Standard Award for ‘Best Night Out’, embarks on a 47-week UK tour, visiting Wolverhampton Grand Theatre from Tue 21 Oct – Sat 1 Nov 2014.read more »
South Staffs Musical Theatre Company (SSMTC), one of the Midlands best loved amateur companies return home to Wolverhampton Grand Theatre with their latest production, OLIVER!...read more »
The producers of the smash hit show Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story on Stage, are delighted to announce that the production will make its Wolverhampton premiere at the Grand Theatre in September 2014 as part of a new tour of the UK.read more »
The Mystery Machine is back on the road for the UK tour of a brand new production, SCOOBY-DOO!...read more »
West End and Musical theatre star Warren Sollars (Mamma Mia!, From Here To Eternity) will lead the cast of the musical, 20TH CENTURY BOY, playing the Glam Rock legend Marc Bolan....read more »
After 20 years headlining the world famous International Gilbert and Sullivan Festival, the acclaimed Gilbert and Sullivan Opera Company come to Wolverhampton this summer with 3 brand new and exciting productions of Gilbert & Sullivan favourites during a one week runread more »
LADIES IN RETIREMENT is a nail-biting Victorian melodrama with thrilling twists and a taut plot-line that will keep the audience on the edge of their seats throughout.read more »
New Shows On Sale: Friends Of The Grand: Friday 9 May General Public: Thursday 15 May at 10amread more »
Oh Boy!...read more »
West Bromwich Operatic Society or also known as WBOS are performing the West Midlands amateur premiere of the divine musical comedy SISTER ACTread more »
With Julian Clary already confirmed as top of the bill for Wolverhampton Grand Theatre's pantomime, Cinderella, the Theatre has announced that Hollyoaks star Joe Tracini will join the cast as Cinderella’s loveable friend Buttons.read more »
The Play That Goes Wrong was recently announced as the winner of the Whatsonstage.com Award for the TICKETMASTER Best New Comedy 2014 having exploded onto the stage with phenomenal success last year....read more »
Jamie Wilson, Paul Elliott and Duncan C Weldon for Triumph Entertainment are delighted to present the World Premiere of “ROBIN COUSINS’ ICE - The Skating Stage Experience”, skating to Wolverhampton Grand Theatre from Wednesday 23 – Sunday 27 April.read more »
Jim Davidson has announced that his “No Further Action” tour will be making a stop at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre on Monday 12 January 2015.read more »
Wolverhampton Grand Theatre has announced that the star of this year’s spectacular family pantomime Cinderella will be panto legend Julian Clary, who will play Dandini.read more »
Hot off the heels of their foot-stomping production of the 80s cult-classic Footloose in 2013, kings and queens of cool; Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company are a-wop bop a-loo bop a-lop bam BACK this March with their electrifyin’ new staging of the high-energy hit muscial GREASE from Tues 11 – Sat 15 March 2014read more »
DENISE VAN OUTEN TO VISIT WOLVERHAMPTON IN NEW ONE-WOMAN PLAY SOME GIRL I USED TO KNOWread more »
Following last year’s world premiere production of Cadfael: The Virgin In The Ice, Malvern-based Theatre Company Middle Ground return to Wolverhampton with a classic double-bill of spine chilling ghost stories starring veteran stage and screen actors Jack Shepherd - familiar to millions for his role as Superintendent Charles Wycliffe in the hit ITV detective series of the same name - andTerrence Hardiman, best known for playing The Daemon Headmaster in the hit BBC children’s television series.read more »
Wolverhampton Grand Theatre is delighted to announce that one of Britain’s most instantly recognizable actors Robert Powell is to star as Hercule Poirot in a new production of first ever play BLACK COFFEE at the Grand theatre from Mon 3 – Sat 8 February.read more »
The magic of a live performance just cant be beaten.read more »
Calling all proud dog owners in Wolverhampton and the West Midlands.read more »
Wolverhampton Grand Theatre is competing for the title of ‘Most Welcoming Theatre’ at the UK Theatre Awards 2013....read more »
Wolverhampton Grand theatre has something for everyone with a spectacular line up of award winning performances throughout October.read more »
There's already a fabulous line up of top shows at Wolverhampton's favourite theatre for 2014....read more »
See the fabulous Joe Pasquale starring in the 2013/14 Panto - Sleeping beauty at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre.read more »
Get on the phone now and claim your tickets at these amazing prices.read more »
Middle Ground Theatre Company proudly presents the world première stage production of Ellis Peters’ famous medieval sleuth Cadfael: The Virgin In The Ice at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre from Wednesday 6th March.read more »
Wolverhampton Grand Theatre are delighted to announce that they have secured the Midlands premiere of Ghost The Musical as part of its first ever UK tour....read more »
If you love the annual Panto, you'll want to know that Wolverhampton Grand Theatre have just launched a special Pantomime website for their forthcoming pantomime Jack and The Beanstalk, starring Sherrie Hewson, Keith Harris with Orville and Cuddles, Ken Morley, Niki Evans and Nigel Ellacott.read more »