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Music

Ale Martin: Tenor

Ale Martin currently resides in the Canary Islands but is bringing his beautiful voice to the Quay stage this year for one night only.

Tickets £16.00 (Friends £14.00)
Thursday February 21st 2019, 7:30pm
Comedy

George Lewis: A Man, A Plan, A Girl with Fake Tan

When George was 12 he fell for the most beautiful, most orange girl in Stockport. To win her heart, he tried to act less like a boy and more like a man. Specifically, Liam Gallagher.

Tickets: £12.00 (Friends £10.00)
Friday February 22nd 2019, 8:00pm
Music

The Searchers & The Hollies Experience

The Searchers and Hollies Experience........The best of both worlds performed by the FOD Band brings to the stage the magical hits of these two legendary harmony bands.

Tickets: £15.00 (Friends £14.00)
Saturday February 23rd 2019, 7:30pm
History

History Sunday 4

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February 24th
Talk 1
Robyn Lloyd Hughes:
Railway Rambles - Sudbury and the Age of the Train.

Tickets: £8.00 (£42.00 for season of 6)
Sunday February 24th 2019, 7:30pm
Film

Film: First Man (12A)

The riveting story of NASA’s mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969. A visceral, first-person account, based on the book by James R.

Tickets: £6.00 (Friends £5.50)
Monday February 25th 2019, 2:30pm
Film

Film: First Man (12A)

The riveting story of NASA’s mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969. A visceral, first-person account, based on the book by James R.

Tickets: £6.00 (Friends £5.50)
Monday February 25th 2019, 7:30pm
Comedy

Croft & Pearce: Double Take

Stars of BBC Radio 4’s ‘The Croft & Pearce Show’ and ‘Sketchorama’, winners of the Mervyn Stutter Spirit of the Fringe Award, recipients of the official Edinburgh Fringe ‘Total Sell-Out Show’ l

Tickets: £14.00 (Friends £12.00)
Wednesday February 27th 2019, 8:00pm
Drama

The Ghost Train

In the dead of night. At an isolated railway station. In deepest Cornwall. Six passengers are left stranded until morning. Thunder and lightning.

Tickets: Tues/Wed £9.00. Thurs/Fri/Sat £10.00
Tuesday March 5th 2019, 7:45pm
Drama

The Ghost Train

In the dead of night. At an isolated railway station. In deepest Cornwall. Six passengers are left stranded until morning. Thunder and lightning. No food or drink.

Tickets: Tues/Wed £9.00. Thurs/Fri/Sat £10.00
Wednesday March 6th 2019, 7:45pm
Drama

The Ghost Train

In the dead of night. At an isolated railway station. In deepest Cornwall. Six passengers are left stranded until morning. Thunder and lightning. No food or drink.

Tickets: Tues/Wed £9.00. Thurs/Fri/Sat £10.00
Thursday March 7th 2019, 7:45pm
Drama

The Ghost Train

In the dead of night. At an isolated railway station. In deepest Cornwall. Six passengers are left stranded until morning. Thunder and lightning. No food or drink.

Tickets: Tues/Wed £9.00. Thurs/Fri/Sat £10.00
Friday March 8th 2019, 7:45pm
Drama

The Ghost Train

In the dead of night. At an isolated railway station. In deepest Cornwall. Six passengers are left stranded until morning. Thunder and lightning. No food or drink.

Tickets: Tues/Wed £9.00. Thurs/Fri/Sat £10.00
Saturday March 9th 2019, 7:45pm
Live Cinema

Met Opera: La Fille du Régiment

Tenor Javier Camarena and soprano Pretty Yende team up for a feast of bel canto vocal fireworks—including the show-stopping tenor aria “Ah! Mes amis,” with its nine high Cs.

Tickets: £24.00 No concessions
Sunday March 10th 2019, 2:00pm
History

History Sunday 5

March 10th
Talk 1
Peter Minter: They don’t make them like that anymore! Local characters.

Tickets: £8.00 (£42.00 for season of 6)
Sunday March 10th 2019, 7:30pm
Special

A FLORAL DEMONSTRATION: Grania Newton with Yeats Country

Grania has worked as a florist and has Level 3 Advanced Floristry. In 2015 she became a NAFAS Area Demonstrator.

Tickets: £7.00
Monday March 11th 2019, 7:30pm
Film

Film: A Star is Born (15)

Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers -- and falls in love with -- struggling artist Ally.

Tickets: £6.00 (Friends £5.50)
Tuesday March 12th 2019, 2:30pm
Film

Film: A Star is Born (15)

Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers -- and falls in love with -- struggling artist Ally.

Tickets: £6.00 (Friends £5.50)
Tuesday March 12th 2019, 7:30pm
Comedy

Lee Nelson: Serious Joker

Following his 150 date, smash-hit tour, Lee Nelson comes to The Quay Theatre for one night only!
MAXIMUM 4 TICKETS PER PERSON.

Tickets: £20.00
Wednesday March 13th 2019, 8:00pm
Drama

Do You Think That's Wise? The Life and Times of John Le Mesurier

In this affectionate tribute to one of Britain’s best-loved comedy stars, leading impressionist Julian Dutton (BBC1’s The Big Impression, BBC R4’s The Secret World, co-creator & co-star of BBC2

Tickets: £14.00 (Friends £13.00)
Friday March 22nd 2019, 7:30pm
Children

Teddy Bears Picnic

Our little teddies would love you to join them as they eat, dance, play and have fun! Little ones can bring their own teddy, clap along and have their photo taken with the dancers!

Tickets: £8.00 (Under 16 £7.00)
Saturday March 23rd 2019, 1:00pm
Children

Teddy Bears Picnic

Our little teddies would love you to join them as they eat, dance, play and have fun! Little ones can bring their own teddy, clap along and have their photo taken with the dancers!

Tickets: £8.00 (Under 16 £7.00)
Saturday March 23rd 2019, 3:30pm
History

History Sunday 6

March 24th
Talk 1
Peter Cooper: Puseyite buds and Popish flowers: Turmoil at St. Gregory’s 1855- 1879.

Talk 2
Barry Wall:Near structural disaster at St Gregory’s!!

Tickets: £8.00 (£42.00 for season of 6)
Sunday March 24th 2019, 7:30pm
Film

Film: Colette (15)

After moving to Paris, author Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette agrees to ghostwrite a semi-autobiographical novel for her husband.

Tickets: £6.00 (Friends £5.50)
Monday March 25th 2019, 2:30pm
Film

Film: Colette (15)

After moving to Paris, author Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette agrees to ghostwrite a semi-autobiographical novel for her husband.

Tickets: £6.00 (Friends £5.50)
Monday March 25th 2019, 7:30pm
Drama

Orlando

Orlando: Who is she? Who is he? Who are we?

Tickets: £14.00 (Friends £13.00)
Thursday March 28th 2019, 7:30pm
Drama

An Honest Gentleman

A musical play about East Anglia’s very own Dick Turpin

Tickets: £12.00 ( Under 16 and Students £6.00)
Saturday March 30th 2019, 7:30pm
Music

Martin Turner (Ex Wishbone Ash)

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the formation of the original Wishbone Ash.

Featuring full performance of Wishbone Ash’s classic 1976 album “New England”

Tickets: £18.00 (No concessions)
Saturday March 30th 2019, 7:30pm
Live Cinema

Met Opera: Die Walküre

In what is expected to be a Wagnerian event for the ages, soprano Christine Goerke plays Brünnhilde, Wotan’s willful warrior daughter, who loses her immortality in opera’s most famous act of filial

Tickets: £24.00 No concessions
Sunday March 31st 2019, 2:00pm
Live Cinema

ROH: La forza del destino (Live Broadcast)

Leonora falls in love with Don Alvaro, but when her father forbids their marriage, a fatal accident triggers a drama of obsession, vengeance and tragedy. Jonas Kaufmann and

Tickets: £16.00
Tuesday April 2nd 2019, 6:15pm
Music

Hazel O'Connor: Hallelujah Moments

“They were absolutely fantastic, bringing the entire audience roaring to its feet.” Telegraph

Tickets: £25.00 (Friends £23.00)
Thursday April 4th 2019, 7:30pm
Drama

Divorced, Beheaded, Died: An Audience with King Henry VIII

‘The year is 1544 and King Henry, the Eighth of that name, is engaged upon Royal Progress about his Realm; and has halted here to afford his Loyal Subjects the opportunity to have 'audience' with t

Tickets: £13.00
Friday April 5th 2019, 7:30pm
Music

A Foreigners Journey

Well known all over the World, Foreigner and Journey are giants of the genre best
known as Adult Orientated Rock and have been huge draws as live acts since
forming in the 1970’s.

Tickets: £18.00 (No concessions)
Saturday April 6th 2019, 7:30pm
Children

Eddy the Teddy: Teddy's Picnic

Eddy The Teddy and his best friend Sammy Ragdoll decide that tomorrow would be just the day for a picnic. Sammy says she'll have to organise everything because Eddy probably won't be able to.

Tickets: £8.00 (Children under 16 £6.00)
Tuesday April 9th 2019, 2:00pm
Film

Film: Bohemian Rhapsody (12A)

The story of the legendary rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid (1985).

2018/19's SMASH HIT film and awards winner.

Tickets: £6.00 (Friends £5.50)
Wednesday April 10th 2019, 2:30pm
Film

Film: Bohemian Rhapsody (12A)

The story of the legendary rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid (1985).

2018/19's SMASH HIT film and awards winner.

Tickets: £6.00 (Friends £5.50)
Wednesday April 10th 2019, 7:30pm
Live Cinema

NT LIVE: All About Eve (Live Broadcast)

Adapted and directed for the stage by Ivo van Hove

Tickets: £16.00
Thursday April 11th 2019, 7:00pm
Music

Shake, Rattle & Roll

The 1950s was a decade that saw music change forever.

Tickets: £14.00 (Friends £12.00)
Saturday April 13th 2019, 7:30pm
Comedy

MARVELus: All the Marvel Movies...Kind Of

MARVELus is the smash hit, sell out, sketch show that squeezes a decade of the Marvel Cinematic Universe into one action packed hour of comedy.

Tickets: £14.00 (Students and Friends of The Quay £12.00)
Sunday April 14th 2019, 8:00pm
Children

The Mystery of the Raddlesham Mumps

A gothic spoken word drama for all ages!

Tickets: £8.00 (Buy 3 tickets and get a fourth half-price)
Monday April 15th 2019, 3:00pm
Live Cinema

RSC: As You Like It

Come into the forest; dare to change your state of mind.

Tickets: £16.00 (Students £10.00)
Wednesday April 17th 2019, 7:00pm
Special

The Pull of the River

Tales of escape and adventure on Britain’s waterways. In The Pull of the River two foolhardy

Tickets: £10.00
Thursday April 18th 2019, 7:30pm
Music

Alan Bonner

Sudbury's own Alan Bonner returns to the Quay for an intimate show in support of his new EP "Songs In The Key of Sea".

Tickets: £12.00
Saturday April 20th 2019, 7:30pm
Drama

Gainsborough's Girls

Fundraiser: All profits will go to the Gainsborough’s House capital project: Reviving an Artist’s Birthplace: A National Centre for Gainsborough.

Tickets: £17.00 (No concessions)
Friday April 26th 2019, 7:30pm
Drama

Gainsborough's Girls

Fundraiser: All profits will go to the Gainsborough’s House capital project: Reviving an Artist’s Birthplace: A National Centre for Gainsborough.
Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Tickets: £17.00 (No concessions)
Saturday April 27th 2019, 7:30pm
Comedy

Suzi Ruffell: Nocturnal

Star of Live At The Apollo, Live From The BBC, Mock The Week, Roast Battle and Live From The Comedy Store Suzi Ruffell takes her sell-out and critically acclaimed show Nocturnal on tour this Spring

Tickets: £12.00
Monday April 29th 2019, 8:00pm
Live Cinema

ROH: Faust (Delayed Live Broadcast)

PLEASE NOTE, THIS IS A 2019 SHOW!
There are many versions of the story of Faust, who trades his soul with the Devil for youth

Tickets: £16.00
Wednesday May 1st 2019, 6:45pm
Drama

Top Girls

Top Girls by Caryl Churchill interrogates and exposes the price women pay for success, taking us on an audacious theatrical journey from a restaurant gathering of iconic historical female figures,

Tickets: Tues/Wed £9.00. Thurs/Fri/Sat £10.00
Tuesday May 7th 2019, 7:45pm
Drama

Top Girls

Top Girls by Caryl Churchill interrogates and exposes the price women pay for success, taking us on an audacious theatrical journey from a restaurant gathering of iconic historical female figures,

Tickets: Tues/Wed £9.00. Thurs/Fri/Sat £10.00
Wednesday May 8th 2019, 7:45pm
Drama

Top Girls

Top Girls by Caryl Churchill interrogates and exposes the price women pay for success, taking us on an audacious theatrical journey from a restaurant gathering of iconic historical female figures,

Tickets: Tues/Wed £9.00. Thurs/Fri/Sat £10.00
Thursday May 9th 2019, 7:45pm
Drama

Top Girls

Top Girls by Caryl Churchill interrogates and exposes the price women pay for success, taking us on an audacious theatrical journey from a restaurant gathering of iconic historical female figures,

Tickets: Tues/Wed £9.00. Thurs/Fri/Sat £10.00
Friday May 10th 2019, 7:45pm
Drama

Top Girls

Top Girls by Caryl Churchill interrogates and exposes the price women pay for success, taking us on an audacious theatrical journey from a restaurant gathering of iconic historical female figures,

Tickets: Tues/Wed £9.00. Thurs/Fri/Sat £10.00
Saturday May 11th 2019, 7:45pm
Live Cinema

Met Opera: Dialogues des Carmélites

Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads the classic John Dexter production of Poulenc’s devastating story of faith and martyrdom.

Tickets: £24.00 No concessions
Sunday May 12th 2019, 2:00pm
Live Cinema

NT Live: All My Sons (12A)

directed by Jeremy Herrin

Tickets: £16.00
Tuesday May 14th 2019, 7:00pm
Live Cinema

ROH: Ballet Mixed Triple Bill (Live Broadcast)

PLEASE NOTE, THIS IS A 2019 SHOW!
The contemporary face of The Royal Ballet is shown in works from three of today’s leading

Tickets: £16.00
Thursday May 16th 2019, 7:15pm
Drama

Mengele

1979, on a beach in Brazil, a drowning man is forced to face his past.

Tickets: £13.00 (Students £10.00)
Friday May 17th 2019, 7:30pm
Music

That Eighties Band

Love '80s music? Love to dance?

Tickets: £15.00
Saturday May 18th 2019, 7:30pm
Musicals

Annie

Based on the popular comic strip, Little Orphan Annie, by Harold Gray, Annie tells the extraordinary story of a little orphan who ends up in the lap of luxury with Depression-era billionaire Oliver

Tickets: £15.00
Wednesday May 22nd 2019, 7:30pm
Musicals

Annie

Based on the popular comic strip, Little Orphan Annie, by Harold Gray, Annie tells the extraordinary story of a little orphan who ends up in the lap of luxury with Depression-era billionaire Oliver

Tickets: £15.00
Thursday May 23rd 2019, 7:30pm
Musicals

Annie

Based on the popular comic strip, Little Orphan Annie, by Harold Gray, Annie tells the extraordinary story of a little orphan who ends up in the lap of luxury with Depression-era billionaire Oliver

Tickets: £15.00
Friday May 24th 2019, 7:30pm
Musicals

Annie

Based on the popular comic strip, Little Orphan Annie, by Harold Gray, Annie tells the extraordinary story of a little orphan who ends up in the lap of luxury with Depression-era billionaire Oliver

Tickets: £15.00
Saturday May 25th 2019, 2:00pm
Musicals

Annie

Based on the popular comic strip, Little Orphan Annie, by Harold Gray, Annie tells the extraordinary story of a little orphan who ends up in the lap of luxury with Depression-era billionaire Oliver

Tickets: £15.00
Saturday May 25th 2019, 7:30pm
Children

I Am Turtle

The MakeShift Ensemble with support from Norwich Puppet Theatre present
I am Turtle

Tickets: £9.00 (Children £7.00)
Tuesday May 28th 2019, 2:30pm
Children

The Ugly Duckling

Feeling different, teased by his friends and not accepted by his family, the Ugly Duckling is sad and lonely.

Tickets: £8.00 (Under 16 £7.00)
Wednesday May 29th 2019, 1:00pm
Children

The Ugly Duckling

Feeling different, teased by his friends and not accepted by his family, the Ugly Duckling is sad and lonely.

Tickets: £8.00 (Under 16 £7.00)
Wednesday May 29th 2019, 3:30pm
Drama

The Tide Jetty

Two brothers, Tucky and Nathan grow up on the banks of Breydon Water alongside tomboy, Eliza. The three of them are inseparable.

Tickets: £14.50 (Friends £13.50)
Friday May 31st 2019, 7:30pm
Music

The 70s & 80s Tribute Show

What’s happening dudes and dudettes we’re gonna take a step back in time to the days of flares and platform shoes when everything was groovy baby!

Tickets: £15.00
Saturday June 1st 2019, 7:30pm
Special

Nature and Health: How Green Minds Could Help Save Us and the Planet

Nature produces mental and physical health benefits. It works for all people, young and old, rich and poor, all cultural groups, in all green environments whether urban park, farm or wild nature.

Tickets: £10.00
Sunday June 2nd 2019, 7:30pm
Live Cinema

RSC: The Taming of the Shrew

In a reimagined 1590, England is a matriarchy. Baptista Minola is seeking to sell off her son Katherine to the highest bidder.

Tickets: £16.00 (Students £10.00)
Wednesday June 5th 2019, 7:00pm
Comedy

Angela Barnes: Rose Tinted

14+ Contains adult humour

Tickets: £14.00 (Friends & Students £12.00)
Friday June 7th 2019, 8:00pm
Music

Scopyons (Support: Syked)

The embers of The Scopyons were formed in late 2011 when 5 North West based musicians decided to get together a definitive UK based tribute to the great German Rockers The Scorpions.

Tickets: £18.00 (No concessions)
Saturday June 8th 2019, 7:30pm
Live Cinema

ROH: Romeo & Juliet (Live Broadcast)

PLEASE NOTE, THIS IS A 2019 SHOW!

Tickets: £16.00
Tuesday June 11th 2019, 7:15pm
Drama

Oysters

OYSTERS is a dark comedy shining a powerful spotlight on composer Johannes Brahms - at the party celebrating the first performance of his Violin Concerto.

Tickets: £14.00 (Friends £12.00)
Friday June 14th 2019, 7:30pm
Music

The Voice of Roy Orbison

Darren Page has all the qualities to perform in his own right, a beautiful voice, with a range that will fit into any genre or song!

Tixkets: £17.00
Saturday June 15th 2019, 7:30pm
Live Cinema

ROH: Romeo & Juliet (Live Encore)

PLEASE NOTE, THIS IS A 2019 SHOW!

Tickets: £16.00
Sunday June 16th 2019, 2:00pm
Special

A History of Spoken English

This is not a talk on split infinitives, and what the differences are between the past participle and the past tense. Definitely not!

Tickets: £10.00 (Fundraiser)
Wednesday June 19th 2019, 7:30pm
Music

Cardy & Coke

Wes & Jan return for their usual eclectic concoction. Who knows what’s on the menu this time, as their evenings generally have a habit of shooting off at unexpected tangents!

Tickets: £14.00
Friday June 21st 2019, 7:30pm
Music

Richard Digance: 2019 Platinum Tour

2019 sees Richard Digance reach his 70th year, 52 of which have been spent on the road.

Tickets: £18.00 (Friends £16.00)
Saturday June 22nd 2019, 7:30pm
Drama

All Hail Macbeth!

'Hell hath no fury like three women scorned'

Tickets: £14.00 (Students £10.00)
Thursday June 27th 2019, 7:30pm
Live Cinema

NT Live: Small Island

Adapted for the stage by Helen Edmundson

Tickets: £16,00
Friday June 28th 2019, 7:00pm
Music

Sounds of Simon

The Sounds of Simon is a tribute to the wonderful music of Paul Simon, through the years as one half of Simon and Garfunkel, to the enduring success of his solo career.

Tickets: £15.00
Saturday June 29th 2019, 7:30pm
Drama

Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense

Encouraged by his pals, Bertie has taken over the theatre to try and tell the story of his recent visit to Totleigh Towers.

Tickets: Tues / Wed £9.00 Thurs / Fri / Sat £10.00
Tuesday July 9th 2019, 7:45pm
Drama

Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense

Encouraged by his pals, Bertie has taken over the theatre to try and tell the story of his recent visit to Totleigh Towers.

Tickets: Tues / Wed £9.00 Thurs / Fri / Sat £10.00
Wednesday July 10th 2019, 7:45pm
Drama

Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense

Encouraged by his pals, Bertie has taken over the theatre to try and tell the story of his recent visit to Totleigh Towers.

Tickets: Tues / Wed £9.00 Thurs / Fri / Sat £10.00
Thursday July 11th 2019, 7:45pm
Drama

Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense

Encouraged by his pals, Bertie has taken over the theatre to try and tell the story of his recent visit to Totleigh Towers.

Tickets: Tues / Wed £9.00 Thurs / Fri / Sat £10.00
Friday July 12th 2019, 7:45pm
Drama

Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense

Encouraged by his pals, Bertie has taken over the theatre to try and tell the story of his recent visit to Totleigh Towers.

Tickets: Tues / Wed £9.00 Thurs / Fri / Sat £10.00
Saturday July 13th 2019, 7:45pm
Music

Keep It Cash

The most accurate sounding tribute show to Johnny CASH on the planet ... That is what they say about Keep it Cash.

Tickets: £17.00 (Friends £16.00)
Saturday July 20th 2019, 7:30pm
Music

Women in Rock

Women In Rock Uk are delighted to be back at this beautiful oasis of a venue!

Tickets: £18.00 (No concessions)
Saturday July 27th 2019, 7:30pm
Live Cinema

RSC: Measure for Measure

"To whom should I complain?"

Tickets: £16.00 (Students £10.00)
Wednesday July 31st 2019, 7:00pm
Music

The Jam'd

The Jam'd are now the UK's leading tribute to the live performance and sound of The Jam, and are totally committed to giving an unforgettable, authentic performance with all the energy, passion and

Tickets: £17.00 (No concessions)
Friday August 23rd 2019, 7:30pm
Music

StillMarillion

StillMarillion pay homage to progressive rock legends Marillion.

Tickets: £17.00
Saturday August 31st 2019, 7:30pm
Music

Wrong Jovi 2019

Wrong Jovi return to one of their favourite venues - the Quay Theatre in Sudbury, Suffolk for 'One Wild Night' of greatest hits, live favourites and rarities.

Tickets: £17.00
Friday September 6th 2019, 7:30pm
Music

Committed to The Blues Brothers

Committed to the Blues Brothers, return after their sell out show at the Quay back in 2017.

Tickets: £18.00 (No concessions)
Saturday October 5th 2019, 7:30pm
Music

A Lennon Retrospective with John Lennon UK

John Lennon UK's show 'Lennon Retrospective' aims to take the audience on a journey through John Lennon's best loved songs starting with his solo work and culminating in the early Beatles classics.

Tickets: £15.00
Saturday October 12th 2019, 7:30pm
Drama

The Witching Hour

Montague Rhodes James returns with another selection of unsettling tales of antiquarian terror! Brave the horrors lying in wait within "An Episode of Cathedral History"!

Tickets: £14.00 (Friends £13.00)
Friday October 18th 2019, 7:30pm
Music

Who Are You UK

The UK's finest tribute to The Who will perform the rock opera 'Tommy', 50 years since its album release + a set of greatest hits at this wonderful theatre venue.

Tickets: £17.00
Saturday October 19th 2019, 7:30pm