Black Shuck

For centuries Black Shuck has stalked the Suffolk countryside – an omen of death and destruction and now this phantom hell hound has developed a gruesome appetite – a hunger he sets out to indulge. A dark night, a monstrous storm, screams from the churchyard and a howling from the shadows.
16-18 FEB

The Importance Of Being Earnest

An unbelievable, immersive tale, guaranteed to delight dapper ladies and gents throughout the land! It’s Oscar Wilde’s world-famous play – new and re-imagined! Bursting with wordplay, wooing and waltzes!
21 March - 9 April

Not: Lady Chatterley's Lover

Developed by Lawrence Russell (Mr. Tod, Richard III, Ferdinand/Antonio/Stephano, Chris Delusion) and his theatre company, Happy Idiot, feast your eyes and ears on this Mel Brooks style parody of the famous D.H. Lawrence novel.
THU 25 MAY

Jazz and Pizza Night

Jazz returns to The Avenue, to help you shake off those January blues! World class Jazz complimented by proper rustic Italian Pizza in our intimate studio theatre with great sightlines, sound and Jazz vibes. It's where all the cool cats hang out on a Friday night!
FRI 27 JAN

Find out more about Red Rose Chain

In a nutshell we’re an award-winning, independent, not-for-profit theatre company which runs vital  community projects alongside our professional productions and acclaimed education programme, so we always have lots of things going on! Learn more about the great things we do for the local communities in Ipswich and surrounding areas, watch our fundraising video:


Previous Productions

Over the years (all 25 of them so far!) we’ve put on lots of great shows in Suffolk, London and in the most unusual of places! Now you can relive the magic of these previous productions on our website….until it might be time to bring them back again!

Here’s what we’ve been up to most-recently:


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