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The Budapest Café Orchestra

The Budapest Café Orchestra are coming back … The Budapest Café Orchestra will be celebrating their 10th birthday throughout 2019 and we are delighted to announce that they will returning to The Swallow Theatre on Sunday 15 September 2019. If you haven’t already seen the BCO’s show, or if you’d like to see it again, …

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The Fitzwilliam String Quartet – Illustrated Talk on Schubert Quartet in G major D.887

The Swallow Theatre Association are delighted to welcome back The Fitzwilliam String Quartet.  The quartet, named after Fitzwilliam College Cambridge, gave their first performance 50 years ago.  This makes them one of the longest established string quartets in the world – and possibly unique in having reached this milestone with an original player still on board! …

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The Fitzwilliam String Quartet at Isle of Whithorn Church

The Swallow Theatre Association are delighted to welcome back The Fitzwilliam String Quartet.  The quartet, named after Fitzwilliam College Cambridge, gave their first performance 50 years ago.  This makes them one of the longest established string quartets in the world – and possibly unique in having reached this milestone with an original player still on board! …

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… And This is My Friend Mr. Laurel

Fulfilling a long held desire to pay tribute to his hero Stan Laurel, Jeffrey Holland tells this intriguing, funny and often poignant tale of friendship, love and dedication about one of Hollywood’s great film comedians. Jeffrey stars in this one-man show about friendship, memories and a couple of remarkable lives. Set in the bedroom of a …

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Eglantyne

‘Eglantyne’ is a one-woman play exploring the extraordinary life of Eglantyne Jebb, a courageous, charming, passionate, humanitarian, human rights activist, radical fundraiser, social reformer and co-founder of Save the Children. From her idyllic Shropshire childhood, Eglantyne went on to Oxford University, social work in Cambridge, heartbreaks, suffrage rallies, spiritualism, the Balkans, arrest in Trafalgar Square, …

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Call of Nature

Two expert fools take an audience on an outdoor adventure, and journey of discovery, in search of a rare egg. Join The Institute of Eggsperts and shape what happens during this field trip into the unknown. A performance that puts its young audience in the driving seat and responds to their decisions using character clowning, …

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Jane Eyre

Hotbuckle Productions return to The Swallow Theatre with their trademark ensemble theatrical treatment of another classic novel. This year it is Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre that is presented in a new adaptation by writer, director and actor Adrian Preater.  Expect humour, emotion, live music and expert charactisation. Supported by the Swallow Theatre Association

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In Loyal Company

In Loyal Company is the incredible true story of missing World War II soldier and prisoner of war Arthur Robinson, written and performed by his great-nephew, David William Bryan. May 1941. Hitler’s bombs rain on Liverpool. Local packer, Arthur Robinson, joins up becoming a private in the 18th reconnaissance division. Deployed to Singapore, his ship is …

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