Theatre events

Theatrical events coming soon at the Pump House…

On With The Show presents:

On With The Show Productions Summer 2017

OWTS has over 14 years experience in putting on a two week Summer project for students 4 - 16 years, incorporating all aspects of putting on a show.

The student are involved in script writing, costume design, back stage, sound and lighting , as well as taking part in two performances on the final day of the project. The majority of students return every year, with many moving to a leadership role within the project.

To book your place or visit

Dates of project: 31st July - 11th August 2017  9:30am - 3pm ( early drop off available from 8am)

Performances @ 3:30pm &  6:30pm  - ticket price £10


Our Last Dance

What's it like living in the dark shadow of war? How do you come to terms with the loss of loved ones?

After our successful show "The Curse of Lover's Folly" performed last May, Aspire are back with another play written by Kevin Palmer. This never before performed play features ballroom dancing, autism, mental health and is a period piece starting during the First and Second World Wars and it follows the lives and struggles of a family. Join us on an emotional roller-coaster of a journey.

Tickets £12 (£10 Concessions)

Box Office: 07340 981219 or email

Pump House Theatre Company presents:

The Dresser

Sir, the last of the great, but dying breed of English actor-managers, is in a bad way tonight.

As his dresser tries valiantly to prepare him to go on stage as King Lear, Sir is having difficulty remembering who and where he is, let alone  Lear's lines.

A Herculean effort will need to be made on the part of Norman, the, dresser, if Sir is to make it on stage at all.

Tickets: Monday £8.00(no concessions) Tuesday-Saturday: £12.00 Inc Matinee (concessions £10.50)


Belmont Theatre Company presents:

Separate Tables

Set in a 1950's Bournemouth hotel where the secrets of some of its residents are exposed.  Anne Shankland travels to the hotel hoping for a reconciliation with her ex-husband. Meanwhile other guests discover the hidden truth about resident Major Pollock. Over the years this fine textured drama has been adapted for stage and screen, winning many awards.

Box Office : 07917 324179 or ticketsource via

Tickets: £13 and £11.50 concessions ( Over 60/Under 18)

Pump House Theatre Company presents:


Having cared for her mathematician father up to his untimely death, Catherine now needs to prove not only his theories but is genius to the world, whilst she herself is haunted by his mental issues which she may have inherited.

This Pulitzer Prize winning play offers a very human story of mystery, surprise, inherited talents and burdens plus the reality if family relationships.

Tickets: Monday £8.00 (no concessions) Tuesday - Saturday:£12.00 inc Matinee (concessions £10.50)

Call 0333663366

Belmont Theatre Company presents:

The Actress

This funny and poignant play by author Peter Quilter, full of witty dialogue is set in the dressing room of a colourful leading actress as she prepares for her emotional farewell performance. Unexpected arrivals try to grab a final embrace and renew old battles. A delightful play mirroring the happiest and saddest sides of the theatre world.

Box Office : 07917 324179 or ticketsource via

Tickets: £13 and £11.50 concessions ( Over 60/Under 18)