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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
 
11th February
Bristol V-Day Project
V-Men Double Bill
by Various

12th & 13th February
Bristol V-Day Project
The Vagina Monologues - Bristol V Day Project
by Eve Ensler

16th - 20th February
Stepping Out Theatre Company
Cinderella - The Cillit Bang Years
by M. Breckon, E. Staydon & C. Thompson

24th - 26th February
SGS College
In Other News
by Devised by the Company

27th February
Touch
Kevin Montgomery
by

1st - 5th March
Tobacco Tea Theatre Company
Parish Féte-ality; A Game of Scones
by Christopher Cutting

8th - 12th March
ProAct Theatre Company
Extremities
by William Mastrosimone