The Wizard Of Oz currently running at Curve

There’s no place like Curve this Christmas as the theatre’s festive musical The Wizard of Oz is now open. Running in Leicester until Sunday 8 January 2023, the show is led by Georgina Onuorah as Dorothy, with Leicestershire’s Jonny Fines (Curve’s My Beautiful Laundrette and An Officer and a Gentleman) as Scarecrow, Paul … Continue reading The Wizard Of Oz currently running at Curve

Curve’s New Work Festival to return this march

Leicester’s Curve theatre will present its annual New Work Festival in March. The festival will celebrate work from Midlands artists with performances, workshop and activities running from Thursday 10 to Sunday 13 March. This year will see the world premiere of Katie Arnstein’s Sticky Door (Saturday 12 March), a five-star storytelling show with songs about sex, stigma and cystitis.  About the show and the opportunity, Beccy D’Souza, producer of Sticky Door, said: “We’re super excited to bring Sticky Door to Curve for its regional premiere. Sticky Door premiered at VAULT 2020, just before…well you know… and has since had a short run at Pleasance London in August 2021, but … Continue reading Curve’s New Work Festival to return this march

Curve and Birmingham Hippodrome announce tour of “The Color Purple”

Leicester’s Curve theatre and Birmingham Hippodrome have today revealed plans to tour their critically acclaimed, award-winning co-production of The Color Purple. The show is set to visit seven venues across England and Wales this autumn. The Color Purple previously played performances in London, Leicester and … Continue reading Curve and Birmingham Hippodrome announce tour of “The Color Purple”