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The Courtyard

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Edgar Street, Hereford, HR4 9JR
  • Box office 01432 340555
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  • Website www.courtyard.org.uk
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201 Dance Company: Smother

The company presents a fast-paced, intimate performance, exploring the relationship of two young men. Choreographed by Andrea Walker.

Thu 22 Jun

£15 (£12)

  • 19:30

2Faced Dance: Community Show - In Our Veins

A mixed programme by dance students.

Sat 15 Jul

£15 (£12)

  • 19:00

Al Murray: Let's Go Backwards Together

Al Murray: Let's Go Backwards Together

A brand new show from everyone's favourite bigoted landlord, Al Murray, star of Happy Hour. Please only cheer at the irony and stay in your house if you actually hate the French.

Tue 6 Jun

£28.50

  • 19:30
Wed 7 Jun

£28.50

  • 19:30

Alice In Wonderland And A Night At The Musicals

A mixed programme by students of Dance Fusion school.

Sat 8 Jul

£12 (£10)

  • 14:00
  • 19:00

Arrival: The Hits Of Abba

The high energy multi-award-winning show features a vast catalogue of favourite hits including Mamma Mia, Waterloo, Dancing Queen and Thank You For The Music.

Wed 19 Jul

£21.50 (£22.50)

  • 19:30

Ballet Cymru: A Midsummer Night's Dream

By William Shakespeare Music: Felix Mendelssohn Award Winning Ballet Cymru present a stunning version of Shakespeare's most magical play. This funny and heart-warming adaptation features vibrant classical choreography danced by some of the finest dancers around. Mendelssohn's joyous music is interpreted by Artistic Director Darius James and highlights radiant costumes, sets and video projection. A world of magic and mayhem. The Queen of the Fairies Titania, and Puck the mischievous messenger, inhabit the supernatural fairy kingdom. Bottom and his boot-wearing "Rude Mechanicals" present their famous play Pyramus and Thisbe. And finally, the lovers, caught in a thrilling web of mistaken identity and confusion finally find their way through the Athenian forest to an unforgettable and joyous reconciliation. Ballet Cymru are a young, vital group of dancers who are pushing back the barriers of classical ballet. Using powerful and timeless stories the company challenges its dancers to interpret some of the finest characters in literature. Under the Artistic Direction of Darius James, the company continues to develop its relationship with audiences through accessible outreach work and exceptional, stylish performances. This is a co-production between Ballet Cymru and The Riverfront Theatre.

Thu 29 Jun

£14.50 (£12.50)

  • 19:30

The Billy Fury Years

The Billy Fury Years

Michael King performs a tribute to rocker Billy Fury, alongside music by several more 60s acts.

Thu 20 Jul

£23

  • 19:30

Bon Giovi

Bon Giovi

Tribute to the New Jersey-based stadium rockers.

Fri 14 Jul

£18 (£16)

  • 19:30

The Bowie Experience

The Bowie Experience

Tribute to the late, great David Bowie.

Fri 26 Jan

£25

Creeds Cross: The Celtic Journey

A tribute to the music of Ireland, documenting the worldwide journey of the Celtic influence across the globe. The show will immerse you in an evening of all that is magical and invigorating about the Celtic tradition of music and dance.

Fri 23 Jun

£20

  • 19:30

European Union Chamber Orchestra

The orchestra performs Vivaldi's Summer from Four Seasons and Recorder Concerto In C, Bach's Concerto For Two Violins, Telemann's Recorder Concerto In C, Handel's Concerto Grosso No 7 and Sammarti's Concerto For Sopranino Recorder, with Piers Adams on recorders.

Fri 21 Jul

£22

  • 19:30

Fox And Rabbit's Idiots Guide To The Owl And The Pussycat: The MakeShift Ensemble

The company presents a humorous retelling of Edward Lear's classic nonsense poem, brought to life with puppetry and live music.

Sat 10 Jun

£6

  • 11:00

Frankenstein 1899

Don't Go Into The Cellar Theatre Company presents an adaptation of the classic tale of reanimation and man playing god. Directed by Gary Archer.

Sat 22 Jul

£13 (£11)

  • 20:00

Gaga

An evening devoted to the music of the Freddie Mercury-fronted rockers.

Sat 24 Jun

£21 (£20)

  • 19:30

Heineken Comedy Club

Fri 16 Jun

£12.50

A night of stand-up featuring routines by Julian Deane, James Loveridge and Glenn Moore.

  • 20:00
Fri 21 Jul

£12.50

Jarlath Regan, Katie Mulgrew and Luke Honnoraty will be bringing their latest acts to the stage.

  • 20:00

Horrible Histories Live On Stage - The Best Of Barmy Britain

A special production of Horrible Histories, featuring your favourite characters from centuries past! From Queen Boudicca's uprising, to the consequences of falling in love with Henry VIII, to Guy Fawkes's failed Gunpowder plot, as well as the Plague and the Great Fire of London, all areas of Britain's barmy history comes to life on stage!

Mon 12 Jun

£16 (£14)

  • 13:30
  • 19:00
Tue 13 Jun

£16 (£14)

  • 13:30
  • 19:00

Il Ballo E Vita: Giovanni Pernice & Luba Mushtuk

Giovanni Pernice and Luba Mushtuk, from Strictly Come Dancing, star in this exciting dance performance. Joined by professional dancers from Dancing With The Stars Ireland.

Sun 9 Jul

£28 (£26)

  • 19:30

The Lady Boys of Bangkok

The Ladyboys of Bangkok

The colourful and light-hearted cabaret featuring the showgirls of Thailand's capital.

Mon 26 Jun

£25 (£23)

  • 19:30

Legally Blonde The Musical: X-entricity

The ensemble stages the musical version of the hit comedy film about a girl who enrols at Harvard Law School to prove to her boyfriend that she isn't stupid.

Wed 31 May

£16 (£13)

  • 19:30
Thu 1 Jun

£16 (£13)

  • 19:30
Fri 2 Jun

£16 (£13)

  • 19:30
Sat 3 Jun

£16 (£13)

  • 14:00
  • 19:30

The Manfreds

Original members Paul Jones, Mike d'Abo, Tom McGuinness and Mike Hugg, along with Rob Townsend, Marcus Cliffe and Simon Currie, recreate the hits.

Thu 8 Jun

£22

  • 19:30

May-We-Go-Round?

The Hiccup Project presents its first ever work, first performed several years ago and now an award-winner and touring regular. The show is a collision of fiercely energetic dance and comedic theatre, exploring the up and downs of romantic experiences.

Thu 6 Jul

£13 (£11)

  • 20:00

A Midsummer Night's Dream

The Courtyard Senior Youth Theatre presents a fresh adaptation of Shakespeare's magical play about rival kingdoms, madness and true love, set in 1920s Sicily.

Thu 27 Jul

£15 (£14)

  • 19:30
Fri 28 Jul

£15 (£14)

  • 19:30
Sat 29 Jul

£15 (£14)

  • 14:00
  • 19:30

Motown's Greatest Hits: How Sweet It Is

Motown's Greatest Hits: How Sweet It Is

Celebrating over 50 years of Motown music with tributes to The Four Tops and The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, the Jackson 5 and many more.

Sat 17 Jun

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  • 19:30

The Neil Diamond Story

Bob Drury and his band celebrate the life and music of the American singer-songwriter performing hits from a long career including Solitary Man, Cracklin' Rosie, Sweet Caroline, Love On The Rocks, America, Hello Again and I Am I Said.

Thu 6 Jul

£20 (£19)

  • 19:30

Nick Ross Orchestra: Sounds of The Glenn Miller Era

Nick Ross Orchestra: Sounds of The Glenn Miller Era

Big band music from the Nick Ross Orchestra, playing the music arranged by (or at any rate conducted by) Glenn Miller.

Sat 10 Jun

£21

  • 19:30

Outside Track

Outside Track

Folk band combining British and Canadian culture, delivering traditional music with a modern twist.

Wed 19 Jul

£15 (£13)

  • 20:00

Paul Zerdin: All Mouth

Paul Zerdin

The ventriloquist, who won the 2015 series of America's Got Talent, performs with his three puppet characters, Sam, Albert and Baby, plus two new ones.

Fri 13 Oct

£19.50

Peter And The Wolf: On The Other Hand

Goblin presents the tale of how a clever boy, with the help of his animal friends, triumphs over the peril in the woods told through interaction, physical comedy and inventive puppetry.

Sat 22 Jul

£6

  • 11:00

Room on the Broom

Room on the Broom
  • Directed by: Olivia Jacobs
  • Written by: Toby Mitchell (adapt)

Songs, laughs and scary fun for children with stories of witches, cats, dogs, birds and frogs. Ages 3+.

Fri 30 Jun

£13

  • 13:30
Sat 1 Jul

£13

  • 11:00
  • 16:00

The Roy Orbison Story

The Roy Orbison Story

Roy Orbison tribute singer Barry Steele and his five-piece show band singing hits by the Big O plus a special tribute to the time Roy spent with The Traveling Wilburys, and Bono.

Fri 9 Jun

£22

  • 19:30

Russian National Ballet: Nutcracker

Russian State Ballet: Nutcracker
  • Directed by: Sergei Bobrov
  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Russian National Ballet production of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker.

Fri 20 Oct
  • 19:30 – 21:30

Sharing Joy.

The show uses music, mask, dance, nostalgia and puppetry in a dementia-friendly variety type show set in the 1940s and 1950s.

Fri 7 Jul

£16.50 (£15.50)

  • 11:00

Shirley Valentine

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the premiere of Willy Russell's heart-warming comedy, Jodie Prenger takes on the lead role of housewife Shirley in director Glen Walford's adaptation of the classic tale, that sees her embark on a spontaneous holiday to Greece that changes her perceptions of the world and herself.

Tue 11 Jul

£21 (£19)

  • 19:30
Wed 12 Jul

£21 (£19)

  • 19:30

Showcase 2017 - HAOD

A mixed programme from students of Hereford Academy of Dance.

Sat 22 Jul

£14 (Children £12 under 16s)

  • 19:30

Under Milk Wood

Under Milk Wood

Bristol Old Vic Theatre School presents Dylan Thomas's bawdy comedy-drama, set in the fishing village of Llareggub and featuring a host of strange characters. Directed by Christopher Scott.

Fri 16 Jun

£14 (£12)

  • 19:30

Write On - Scratch Night

Writers bring their works-in-progress to test out on a live stage.

Sat 15 Jul

£8

  • 20:00

Your Bard: An Informal Evening With William Shakespeare

Gavin Robertson directs Nicholas Collett's comedy about the life and work of the famous bard.

Fri 23 Jun

£15 (£14)

  • 20:00

The Courtyard is an arts hub in Hereford, designed after an architecural competition organised by RIBA and opened in 1998. It contains a 400-seat main house theatre and a 120-seat studio theatre, both of which double as cinemas; an art gallery and two conference rooms, and also offers rehearsal facilities. The café-bar is licensed and features free live music events.

The Courtyard is also one of the main venues for the annual Borderlines Film Festival.

The venue is served by the 72B, 77A and 492 bus routes. The nearest railway station is Hereford, 15 minutes away by foot.

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