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Count Arthur Strong The Sound of Mucus

30 March 2017

Using stories and other things that are secret, Count Arthur Strong, showbiz legend, pays tribute to one of the best musicals he can remember. Uniquely recreating the salient and poignant moments for your enjoyment. Plus something else. Don't miss this amazing event.

'Never needed to resort to toilet humour or swearing to maintain one and a half hours of pure hilarity'. Manchester Evening News.

'Delaney's observation of Variety is superb'. The Scottish Herald

'Delaney has the gift Tommy Cooper possessed and many covet'. Liverpool Echo

Comedy, Music, Talks

Thursday 30 8:00pm    buy tickets

An evening with John Humphrys

5 April 2017

Broadcasting’s toughest interrogator talks about his 50 years in journalism and broadcasting and invites you to turn the tables on him. Proceeds to his Kitchen Table Charities Trust which finances projects supporting people in the poorest areas of the world.

This meeting is sponsored by EPSOM TALKS! – bringing prominent speakers to Epsom & Ewell since 1898.

Membership £32 per season (pro rata rates available). Visit: www.epsomlit.org.uk or contact Elizabeth Mackie, Membership Secretary, on 01737 355300

Talks

Wednesday 05 7:45pm    buy tickets

London Flower of Cities All

Wednesday 10 May 2017

Colin Pinney narrates an off-beat tour of the capital from Prison to Palace, via a few bridges, several disastrous fires, four thousand tons of gold, nine windmills, seven ravens and two cats!

The programme spins a few surprises even for locals. For ex-Londoners it should evoke many memories and for would-be visitors is an entrancing travelogue.

Talks

Wednesday 10 2:30pm    buy tickets

The Dancing Years

Thursday 25th May 2017

The Dancing Years - A strictly dancing extravaganza

An audio-visual nostalgic trip down memory lane, reliving those dances and dance crazes that swept the nation, from roaring 1920's, to the 1970's

A dance experience not to be missed.

Dance, Music, Talks

Thursday 25 7:30pm    buy tickets

Henry VIII the first Brexiteer? By David Starkey

Tuesday 26 September 2017

Henry VIII is the only king whose shape you remember. He bestrides our history like a colossus and the decisions he took still reverberate today. The Reformation is the first Brexit; his ministers devised the doctrine of parliamentary sovereignty and his tumultuous personal life pitted religion against politics as brutally as in our own age of Isis.

Talks

Saturday 23 7:30pm    buy tickets

John Leeson: 'A Dog's Life'

1 October 2017

"A one-off special event celebrating the fortieth anniversary of K9's first appearance in Doctor Who on Saturday 1st October 1977!"

Family, Talks

Sunday 01 7:30pm    buy tickets

Who's at the Playhouse

1 October 2017

A one day event celebrating DOCTOR WHO and his robot companion K9
- on the 40th anniversary of K9’s first appearance on Saturday 1st October 1977!

Meet the stars of DOCTOR WHO in non-stop day of on stage interviews,
celebrity autograph panels, photograph sessions, merchandise, and much more!

COLIN BAKER, the Sixth Doctor himself, leads our line-up of DOCTOR WHO stars appearing on stage, in a day-long dairy of exclusive interviews.

Family, Talks

Sunday 01 10:30am    buy tickets

Jimmy Tarbuck OBE

Tuesday 10 October 2017

Top television comedian Jimmy Tarbuck swaps The London Palladium for The Epsom Playhouse

Tarby, as he is known to millions of TV viewers, is one of the country’s most evergreen performers and a master of light entertainment.

Having successfully spent more than 40 years in the notoriously fickle world of show business, Jimmy Tarbuck has hosted numerous television shows, variety shows, chat shows and game shows and his cheeky grin and boy-next-door charms have won him fans far away from his native Liverpool.

Music, Talks

Tuesday 10 7:30pm    buy tickets

TAME with Alice Roberts

14 November 2017

For hundreds of thousand of years our ancestors existed in a world where they depended on wild plants and animals. They were hunter-gatherers - consummate survival experts, but taking the world as they found it.

Talks

Tuesday 14 7:30pm    buy tickets

A Christmas Spirit Special

15th November 2017

A special evening of clairvoyance with Mr Ivan Lee & Graham Watson

 

Talks

Wednesday 15 7:30pm    buy tickets

Jason Donovan and his Amazing Midlife Crisis

Mon 20 November 2017

Jason Donovan and his Amazing Midlife Crisis*

Music, Talks

Monday 20 7:30pm    buy tickets

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Thursday 5 July 2018

The Simon and Garfunkel Story

Direct from London's West End, award winning actor Dean Elliott (Buddy Holly in 'Buddy -The Musical') and a full cast of performers tell the compelling story of the greatest music duo of all time.

Using huge projection photos and original film footage, 'The Simon and Garfunkel Story' also features a full live band performing all their hits including  'Mrs Robinson', 'Cecilia', 'Bridge Over Troubled Water', 'Homeward Bound' and many more. With every performance creating a standing ovation this is an evening not to be missed!

Music, Talks

Thursday 05 7:45pm    buy tickets