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Darwen Library Theatre

Type:Theatre

Knott Street, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 3BU

Tel: 01254 706006

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Darwen Library Theatre, Darwen
Darwen Library Theatre is a popular and intimate theatre which promotes a thrilling all year round programme of theatre, music, comedy and community arts activities designed to entertain, amuse, inform and provoke!

Tickets can be purchased from Darwen Library (above the theatre), King George's Hall, Blackburn, or at the theatre box from an hour before the show (subject to availability).

Prices

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Prices vary from show to showFree

Tickets can be purchased from Darwen Library (above the theatre), King George's Hall, Blackburn, or at the theatre box from an hour before the show (subject to availability).

Opening Times

Darwen Library Theatre (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:00 - 17:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Events

Saturday, 10th October 2020 - Saturday, 10th October 2020

David Harper’s Romp with the Georgians!David Harper’s Romp with the Georgians!The show will recall an age of lavish and dangerous fashions, terrible jobs, strange events, outrageous characters and dastardly historical stories our history teachers didn’t tell us! David Harper's Romp With The Georgians comes to Darwen Library Theatre on Saturday 10th October 2020 at 7:30pm.…
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Sunday, 18th October 2020 - Sunday, 18th October 2020

Billy Mitchell & Bob FoxBilly Mitchell & Bob FoxLeading you through some of their favourite songs including Lindisfarne classics and traditional folk arrangements, Billy Mitchell and Bob Fox play at Darwen Library Theatre on Sunday 18th October 2020 at 7pm. Tickets £18.50.
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Wednesday, 21st October 2020 - Wednesday, 21st October 2020

Jig JamJig JamJigJam are a multi-award-winning quartet from the heart of the midlands of Ireland. Blending the best of traditional Irish music with Bluegrass and Americana into a new genre at Darwen Library Theatre on Wednesday 21st October 2020 at 7:30pm. Tickets from £13.
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Thursday, 22nd October 2020 - Thursday, 22nd October 2020

Myra Dubois: Dead FunnyMyra Dubois: Dead FunnyMyra is dead; long live Myra! Realising she stands to miss out on the most attention she’ll ever receive, Myra brings forward her funeral to make sure people get it right at Darwen Library Theatre on Thursday 22nd October 2020 at 7:30pm. Tickets from £13.
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Friday, 23rd October 2020 - Friday, 23rd October 2020

Roy Orbison and The Travelling Wilburys ExperienceRoy Orbison and The Travelling Wilburys ExperienceWith the Wilburys never actually going on tour, perhaps due to the untimely death of Roy Orbison in 1988. Their millions of fans never got to see them in a live concert experience. Roy Orbison & The Travelling Wilburys experience comes to Darwen Library Theatre on Friday 23rd October 2020 at 7:30pm…
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Friday, 30th October 2020 - Friday, 30th October 2020

Exciting ScienceExciting ScienceThis Brand New, Exciting & Educational show will amaze & astound all ages from 4 years & upwards, as we put the “Exciting” back into Science at Darwen Library Theatre on Friday 30th October 2020 at 2:30pm. Tickets £13.
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Friday, 30th October 2020 - Friday, 30th October 2020

Merry HellMerry HellMerry Hell do Merry Halloween. Merry Hell is a band founded on the ever evolving Folk tradition – music made by the people and shared by the people. They make their welcome return to Darwen Library Theatre on Friday 30th October 2020 at 7pm. Tickets from £13.50.
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Saturday, 31st October 2020 - Saturday, 31st October 2020

Nosferatu: A Symphony of HorrorsNosferatu: A Symphony of HorrorsNosferatu (1922) is arguably the film that gave birth to the horror genre. Chris Green’s new score was commissioned by English Heritage for a live outdoor screening of the film at Dracula’s spiritual home. This combination will be performed alongside a screening at Darwen Library Theatre on…
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Friday, 13th November 2020 - Friday, 13th November 2020

Henry NormalHenry NormalAn evening of pure escape with stories, jokes and poems from writer, poet and TV and film producer Henry Normal. Featuring all your favourite poems from his BBC Radio 4 series and his seven poetry collections at Darwen Library Theatre on Friday 13th November 2020 at 8pm. Tickets from £12.50.
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Wednesday, 25th November 2020 - Wednesday, 25th November 2020

The Amy Winehouse ExperienceLionessThe Amy Winehouse Experience will take you on a journey through the emotional roller coaster of her song writing, guaranteed to have you singing and dancing along throughout the performance at Darwen Library Theatre on Wednesday 25th November 2020 at 7:30pm. Tickets from £16.
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Thursday, 26th November 2020 - Friday, 27th November 2020

Bridget ChristieBridget Christie **CANCELLED****CANCELLED** Join Bridget as she tries to work out who she is and see her tell one of the most expensive and dangerous jokes in the history of stand-up at Darwen Library Theatre on Thursday 26th and Friday 27th November 2020 at 7:30pm. Tickets £20.
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Saturday, 16th January 2021 - Saturday, 16th January 2021

Kevin SimmKevin SimmAn unmissable chance to see a world class vocalist up close and personal performing classic hits from across the decades. Darwen Library Theatre on Wednesday 16th January 2021 at 7pm. Tickets from £16. Postponed show from Wed 22nd April 2020
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Wednesday, 3rd February 2021 - Wednesday, 3rd February 2021

Nick ButterNick ButterAs of November of this year, Nick will be crowned the first person to run a marathon in every country in the world. Along with this, he sets a number of world records and has a wild, eclectic story to tell at Darwen Library Theatre on Wednesday 3rd February 2021 at 7:30pm. Tickets from £26.50…
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Saturday, 20th February 2021 - Saturday, 20th February 2021

Clinton Baptiste: The Paranormalist ReturnsClinton Baptiste: The Paranormalist Returns*NEW DATE* Join paranormal sensation Clinton Baptiste as he takes you on a hilarious yet touching journey through his life, out the other side and beyond the Celestial Curtains at Darwen Library Theatre on Saturday 20th February 2021 at 7:30pm. Tickets £19. Postponed show from Fri 20th March 2020
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Sunday, 21st February 2021 - Sunday, 21st February 2021

Clinton Baptiste: The Paranormalist ReturnsClinton Baptiste: The Paranormalist Returns* NEW DATE * Join paranormal sensation Clinton Baptiste as he takes you on a hilarious yet touching journey through his life, out the other side and beyond the Celestial Curtains. Second date added due to high demand at Darwen Library Theatre on Sunday 21st February 2021 at 7:30pm. Tickets £19…
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Saturday, 27th February 2021 - Saturday, 27th February 2021

Suzi Ruffell: Dance Like Everyone’s WatchingSuzi Ruffell: Dance Like Everyone’s Watching*New Date* The last twelve months have been massive for Suzi Ruffell; a smash hit UK tour and heaps of television appearances. Come and see what all the fuss is about at Darwen Library Theatre on Saturday 27th Feb 2021 at 8pm. Tickets from £13.
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Awards

  • Sub-Regional AwardsPartner of Visit Lancashire Partner of Visit Lancashire 2018

Directions

Road Directions

From M65 take junction 4 & follow A666 to Darwen, on approaching the centre of Darwen you will see the brown tourist signs for 'Library Theatre'.

Public Transport Directions

There are regular buses & trains into Darwen Town Centre from Blackburn,Bolton & Manchester. For further details about public transport please contact Blackburn Visitor Centre 01254 688040.

For information out of normal office hours contact Travelines 08714 200 2233 or National Rail 08457 484950

Facilities

Parking & Transport

  • Car Parking
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Switch accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

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