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Open to the public

Here’s where we're at if you’re around, and our facebook page

is also kept up to date with details of public shows

– please LIKE our page for notifications.

Don't forget to visit our Summer and Winter pages for all the news

about our community theatre projects, workshops, and touring shows - there's lots of opportunities to get involved!

Cinderella: 7th - 14th May

Saturday 11th May at 2pm

Impact Boscombe Children’s Festival - FREE and open to all

Monday 13th May 

10.30am @ The Beehive (existing service users only)

1.30pm @ Purbeck Day Centre (existing service users only)

Tuesday 14th May

10.30am @ The Juniper Centre (existing service users only)

Tuesday 14th May at 2pm

BH1 Elim Church - Relaxed performance OPEN TO ALL

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The Shaftesbury Tales: 11th - 27th July 

It’s Dorset in the Dark Ages


Join us in ‘The Pilgrims Inn’ as our merry company rests for the evening

on their journey to Edwards shrine

in Shaftesbury, entertaining each other – and everyone else -with Tales of murder and miracles, music and mayhem.


Inspired by Chaucer, and the terrible fate of teenage King Edward the Martyr in Corfe, Treehouse Theatre takes a mischievous peek into life 1000 years ago.


‘The Shaftesbury Tales’ is walking from Corfe to Shaftesbury , village to village, stopping to perform hilarious and interactive family shows along the way.

The Shaftesbury Tales have arisen from the collective creativity of the people of Dorset!
Woven through the central Tale of Edward the Martyr, are Tales written by local people and entered in our short story writing competition held this spring, s
ome of which have been adapted for this performance by Treehouse Theatre and local theatre groups.

Book tickets

Up close and immersive family-friendly theatre show; age guide 4+

If you’d like to get behind the scenes, and have the opportunity to perform in the show with us,

please come along to the FREE afternoon workshop – just select a ‘workshop + performance’ ticket.

Suitable for all ages; no unaccompanied children

Thursday 11th July - 7pm @ St Edwards Church

Corfe Castle


Thursday 11th July - 7pm @ St Edwards Church

Corfe Castle


Sunday 14th July - 4pm @ Wareham Priory Church

(Free theatre workshop open to ticket holders 1pm-2pm)


Monday 15th July - 7pm @ Wareham Priory Church


Thursday 18th July - 7pm @ Dunbury Academy School,

Winterbourne Whitechurch

Saturday 20th July - 4pm @ Childe Okeford Village Hall

(Free theatre workshop open to ticket holders 2pm-3pm)

Monday 22nd July - 7pm @ Springhead Trust,

Fontmell Magma

Thursday 25th July - 7pm @ Shaftesbury Abbey

(Free theatre workshop open to ticket holders 4pm-5pm)

Friday 26th July - 2pm - St Peters Church, Shaftesbury

(Free theatre workshop open to ticket holders 11am - 12noon)

Saturday 27th July - 2pm - St Peters Church, Shaftesbury

(Free theatre workshop open to ticket holders 11am - 12noon)


Touring Shows

November '23 to January '24



Monday 18th December, 10.30am - Gillingham - FULLY BOOKED

Monday 18th December, 3pm - Wareham

Tuesday 19th December, 10.30am - Black Cherry Theatre, Bournemouth - FULLY BOOKED

Tuesday 19th December, 2pm - St Barbes Museum, Lymington - FULLY BOOKED

Saturday 13th January, 11am - Christchurch Junior School Hall (with The Red House Museum

Saturday 20th January, 3pm - Damerham Village Hall (with Rockbourne Roman Villa)

Tuesday 23rd January, 2pm - Elim Church Hall (relaxed performance)

Wednesday 24th January, 2pm - Romsey & Waterside Day Centre (existing service users only)

Thursday 25th January, 2pm - Stour Connect Day Centre (relaxed performance)

All performances include embedded sign language, and we have widget signs to borrow for non-verbal audience response.

You can also borrow large print scripts and a sensory/tactile bag at any performance.

Shows marked 'relaxed performance' are especially suitable for adults with learning disabilities, and will be a supportive, social, friendly environment for the disabled community to relax and enjoy theatre.

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Thursday 26th October, 11am & 2pm - The Red House Museum, Christchurch

Join us in the garden - if you dare! - for spooky tales and the fun of Halloween story-making. Come dressed up if you'd like. We'll be inside if the weather is cool or wet. 

Limited spaces - Booking essential; this event is very popular!



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Story Creation - September 2023


We need YOU! Help us create a new Cinderella Story - read all about it on our Winter page

Saturday 16th September - 10.30am-11.30am - St Barbes Museum, Lymington

Cinderella Stories will be part of this years Inspire Festival,

so come for a whole day of creative fun and live music


Saturday 16th September - 3.00pm-4.00pm - Rockbourne Roman Villa, Fordingbridge

Much more than 'Cinderella Stories' on this day, all tickets are valid for entry to Rockbourne Roman Villa for a whole year - what a bargain!

If you already have a Rockbourne ticket, just turn up - see you at the front!


​Community performances

Are we coming to your school or group?

We'll be performing with students at Eling Infant School, Waterside Primary School,

Hythe Primary School, Calmore Infants School and Fawley Infants School.

Performance for adults with disabilities at Romsey and Waterside Day Centre

Performances with disability Drama Clubs: Dazzarama Drama (Bournemouth) and

SCARF (New Milton)

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