The Waterside Theatre hosts a range of quality arts and entertainment throughout the year such as drama, dance, comedy, live music and children's theatre. It also produces an extensive Education Programme. With a capacity of 372, free on-site car-parking, disabled access, a full screen cinema, fully licensed cafe bar and lounge bar, this is the perfect venue for evening entertainment.
The new programme is now underway. A wide range of excellent shows from award winning drama, music, dance and family entertainment are on offer to entice audiences into the Waterside theatre, with state of the art facilities over the coming months!
It certainly is a packed programme with the new season opening with CHINESE NEW YEAR 2017 CELBRATIONS, where we will be treated to high quality performances of music, dance, folk songs, acrobatics, Peking Opera and much more. We have fantastic drama with WOODBINE WILLIE: POET & PADRE, a superb theatrical production about WWI. The CITY OF DERRY DRAMA FESTIVAL is back for a seven night run in March and is the highlight of top quality amateur dramatics within the North West! Even more drama continues with 5 SPECIAL INTENTIONS AN’ A WEE NOVENA, a hilarious, sing-a-long, toe-tapping night of pure entertainment from Waterside Theatre's resident drama group “Movers and Shakers”.
There is music with award winning STAYIN’ ALIVE – A TRIBUTE TO THE BEE GEES, singing timeless classics. DAVID MEADE is back on stage with a show that is as hilarious as it is amazing! Fantastic comedy with KEVIN MCALEER – SAY YES TO YES tour, and we also have psychic medium MICHAEL HENRY – THE SEVENTH SON.
We have a great family show from the producers of the Hairy Maclary show – SHARK IN THE PARK and great Easter movies showing STORKS and THE ANGRY BIRDS to help entertain the children over the holidays.
Also the first ever WEDDING FAYRE will be held at the Waterside Theatre in association with Walled City Weddings; showcasing the best local independent and quirky suppliers all under one roof.
Cascade Gallery in the Waterside Theatre will have wonderful art on show from local artist Siobhan Gillespie debut exhibition “Happy Art”.
To book tickets for any of the events outlined or to obtain a copy of the latest programme, contact the Waterside Theatre on (028) 71 314000 or book online from the comfort of your home on www.watersidetheatre.com.