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About us
 
The Alma Tavern Theatre first opened its doors in 1997 when the two grotty function rooms above the pub were transformed into a small but perfectly formed theatre. The studio space accommodates 50 people in tiered seating so everyone has a pretty good view of the stage. And, of course, you can take your drink into the theatre. Well, it wouldn't be a proper pub theatre without that, would it?

The last ten years have seen hundreds of productions, of which nearly 50 have been world premieres. There have been classics, comedies, dramas, absurdist plays, modern plays, new plays, plays with no words and even plays in Latvian. So if you've never been along to the theatre, you've missed a lot!

But don't worry - there's always plenty of exciting stuff coming up. Every autumn Theatre West takes over with ten weeks of new writing and through the rest of the year there's a vibrant mix of local and touring companies. Fragile Theatre Partnership, Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, SWAN and Plain Clothes are all regular visitors. So have a look at what's coming up and make a date to visit the Alma Tavern Theatre soon.
 
Current shows
 
24th January
Touch Promotions
Special Consensus
by

25th - 28th January
MoonDog Productions
And Then They Came For Me
by James Still

31st Jan - 4th Feb
ImĂșlĂ© Theatre
The Old Man and the Sea
by Ernest Hemingway

7th February

Jeff Finlin with Clive Barnes
by CRH Music

11th February
Instant Wit
Instant Wit!
by The Improv Geniuses

14th - 18th February
Quirky Bird Theatre
That Face
by Polly Stenham

22nd - 24th February
SGS College
In Other News
by Devised by the Company