Red Bastard - Lie With Me 

21:00pm £8

What kind of monster would have an affair? You're about to find out. Every… single… one of you.

International Bouffon  Red Bastard has come to expose the lies we tell our lovers and those bastards who made us lie in the first place! Red Bastard returns to charm, disarm, shock and seduce in this brilliant new show.

 'Jaw dropping' ★★★★★ The Scotsman 'Red Bastard will change your life'  ★★★★★ The Skinny

'Top-5-shows in the UK' ★★★★★ The List 





The Establishment - Eton Mess

19:30pm £6.50

Side-splitting, stiff upper-lipped hilarity from energetic duo Dan Lees and Neil Frost. Two ultra-privileged British gents struggling to hold onto their whimsical world of cricket, tea and secret arms deals.

'Another much-needed chapter in our national legacy of lampooning the powers that be, building on Peter Cook, the Pythons and The Fast Show... You can imagine this going down very well indeed at the Palladium or the BBC' ★★★★ (The Stage).

'They don't miss a beat' ★★★★ (Skinny). 

'One of the best shows I've seen' ★★★★ ( 

"very cleverly observed" ★★★★1/2 (

NATY New Act of the Year finalists 2016.



Ages 15+

Roisin and Chiara - We are Not Afraid

18:00pm £6.50

Róisín and Chiara’s lightning-paced, rhapsodic storytelling told in uncanny synchronicity brings to life a plethora of irresistibly well-observed character vignettes unlike anything else on the scene. Meet singing psychoanalysts, Lord of the Rings-loving lords and ladies and a man-fox as they collide and connect in a tapestry of physical storytelling and hilarious observations.

 'Sensual, spiritual, baffling, staggering... hilariously unpredictable' ★★★★ (ThreeWeeks).

Meet 'The Mighty Boosh on acid' ★★★★★ (  

The female duo 'redefining live comedy' (



UK Premier

Ages 12+

Pudding & Lulu

16:30pm £6.50

Pudding & Lulu met in a desert, where it quickly became revealed that they played in the same sand box as kids. On their way to catch the boat across the Atlantic they decided to make a show to entertain the sailors.

Stars were born at sea, like Aphrodite. They are still stars today even though nobody knows their names. They can’t afford caviar, but they have cupboards filled with Tesco’s finest canned tuna fillets, it reminds Lulu of their first show.

Follow these two musically-aspiring clowns as they try to cope with modern life far away from their fame at sea. 


Manchester Premier


Honky Bonk Theatre Captain Cauliflower and Marvin the Mischievous Moose.

13:15pm (Pay What You Want)

Come and join the invincible Captain and his faithful companion Marvin on an unforgettable adventure, filled with extreme silliness and unquestionable danger. 


"Downright hilarious"- ★★★★Broadway Baby


"Irresistibly funny" Chortle


Suitable for all ages

Cyril the Squirrel

11:30pm & 15:00pm (Pay What You Want)

Look around you… Does anyone have the same nose, eyes or chin as you? Everyone sounds different too… is that your giggle? You may all be people, which makes you the same, but there are many things that make you different too.


CYRIL THE SQUIRREL is an exciting, silly and heart-warming piece about diversity, friendship and life in Woody Woodland. Following their adventures, can Cyril the Squirrel and Rosie Red be friends forsever? 


A magical journey through storytelling, puppetry and clown, suitable for children aged 3+ and their forest families.

Little Wonder


10:30pm & 12:30pm (Outdoor Show)

The Borrowers are at the circus!

Little Wonder takes us back to when we were young and the simplest object had a thousand uses.

Acrobalance and physical theatre combine on a journey from the everyday into the wonderful, creating a world, where, as in Alice in Wonderland, familiar and small things have a habit of suddenly transforming in scale.

A beautiful show for all the family.



The bees will be released throughout the day.

Follow this swarm of super friendly bees as they search for a new home.

Meet the colony; Queen Beeatrix, The Beezey Rider, BayBee, Granny Bee, Scout Bee and Lord Bumbleton the third as they try to adapt to life outside the hive.

Save the Bees!

Make friends with them!

Feed them!

Watch them do their Waggle Dance!

In this high impact, interactive, playful show.

A walkabout act the whole family will be buzzing about.


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