What's on at Waterside

What's on?
Family Club Membership

Family Club Membership

SAT 1 SEPT 2018 - SAT 31 AUG 2019

Families are invited to join our fantastic Family Club for just £7.50 per family per year for a range of ...

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Re:flect

Re:flect

THU 18 JUL - SAT 28 SEP

Re:flect is an interactive experience created and curated by Chloe Knights and Ella Boston. As people step into the space, ...

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Catching Comets

Catching Comets

SUN 21 JUL - MON 22 JUL

Toby discovers a comet hurtling towards Earth, so begins his mission to save the world. But he’s knocked off course ...

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Beach Body Ready

Beach Body Ready

MON 22 JUL

Shaving? Tanning? Over-exercising? Cabbage-Souping? Starving? Don't bother. We're not. Grab your pals and your biscuits and watch Beach Body Ready!

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BOAR

BOAR

TUE 23 JUL

Armed with just himself and a chair, Lewis Doherty presents BOAR. A one man fantasy adventure tale. Prepare for arrows ...

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Space Rebel Princess

Space Rebel Princess

WED 24 JUL

A fearless young princess raised for royalty but not for rocketry, dreams of becoming an astronaut. Outsmarting the confines of ...

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Malthus

Malthus

WED 24 JUL

Malthus (formerly known as Lindblad) is a London-based musician, composer, producer and director from West Lancashire. A classical pianist by ...

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Landscapes

Landscapes

THU 25 JUL

Sit inside Mimika’s beautiful hand made tent and experience an intimate, magical and quite unique theatre presentation which will enchant ...

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SLIME

SLIME

THU 25 JUL - SAT 27 JUL

Being a slug is hard. Everyone thinks you’re disgusting. Slug and Caterpillar are starving, and the only leaf left in ...

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First Time

First Time

THURS 25 JUL

HIV+ queer artist and activist, Nathaniel Hall presents a funny and frank one-man show about attempting to stay positive in ...

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Karima Francis + Annabel Allum

Karima Francis + Annabel Allum

THURS 25 JUL

Loaded with pulsating hooks and enigmatic tenacious vocals, Annabel Allum oozes charisma and showcases an adept ability to marry folk-style ...

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Fulfilment

Fulfilment

THU 25 JUL

Robox is your personal fulfilment device. The one-click wonder, the ultimate convenience. You dream it, he delivers it. Ultimate fulfilment. ...

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Silent DisGlo

Silent DisGlo

FRI 26 JUL

Enjoy the legendary OKS Silent DisGlo experience, with a magical neon dance floor wonderland under the UV lights and a ...

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Grace Petrie

Grace Petrie

FRI 26 JUL

Grace Petrie’s unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have ...

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The Hootles

The Hootles

FRI 26 JUL

Matt Wolff (vocals & harmonica) and Jonny Lexus (guitar & vocals) play forgotten classics, lost anthems and wonderful songs by ...

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Captive

Captive

SAT 27 JUL

Four dancers perform this exciting blend of dance, acrobatics and aerial work inside a large cage. Disorientated and shaken, the ...

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FaxFiction

FaxFiction

SAT 27 JUL

In FaxFiction, seven writers have created six brand-new short stories focusing on these old technologies, and they will perform their ...

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MAMA RACHO

MAMA RACHO

SAT 27 JUL

Formed in early 2018, Mama Racho are an enigmatic quintet. Originating from the city’s squat party scene, their rise has ...

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MYT Productions: Chicago

MYT Productions: Chicago

WED 31 JUL- SAT 3 AUG

Following on from GHOST, The Addams Family, A Chorus Line and 2018’s heart-wrenching and powerful production of PARADE, MYT Productions ...

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The Tiger Who Came to Tea

The Tiger Who Came to Tea

TUE 27- WED 28 AUG

Direct from the West End, the Olivier Award nominated smash hit show, The Tiger Who Came to Tea returns on ...

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ComedySportz 4 Totz

ComedySportz 4 Totz

SAT 31 AUG

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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ComedySportz

ComedySportz

SAT 31 AUG

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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Peterloo (2018)

Peterloo (2018)

WED 11 SEPT

The story of the 1819 Peterloo Massacre where British forces attacked a peaceful pro-democracy rally in Manchester.

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ComedySportz 4 Tots

ComedySportz 4 Tots

SAT 14 SEPT

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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ComedySportz

ComedySportz

SAT 14 SEPT

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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Private Peaceful

Private Peaceful

FRI 20 SEPT

Private Peaceful relives the life of Private Tommo Peaceful, a young First World War soldier awaiting the firing squad at ...

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Christopher's Caterpillars

Christopher's Caterpillars

SUN 22 SEPT

Christopher and Posie swap their trowels for magnifying glasses and turn detective in Christopher’s Caterpillars – a bright and beautiful ...

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Sinatra: Raw

Sinatra: Raw

TUES 1 OCT

Richard Shelton’s masterful show revealing the man behind the music tours following a sold-out West End season.

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Gym & Tonic

Gym & Tonic

THURS 3 OCT - SAT 5 OCT

From the writer of Scary Bikers, Teechers, Up N Under and Bouncers, Gym & Tonic is a laugh out loud ...

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Eduardo Niebla in Concert

Eduardo Niebla in Concert

SUN 6 OCT 2019

Hailed by the Guardian for his “exquisite guitar playing”, the formidable virtuoso Eduardo Niebla presents his amazing repertoire of “stunning ...

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Wilderland Film Festival

Wilderland Film Festival

TUE 8 OCT

Wilderland is a brand new film festival bringing important, breathtaking stories from the natural world to the big screen, made ...

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Dumbo (2019)

Dumbo (2019)

FRI 11 OCT

A young elephant, whose oversized ears enable him to fly, helps save a struggling circus, but when the circus plans ...

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Mission ... Save The World

Mission ... Save The World

SAT 12 OCT 2019

Captain Clever is good at code breaking and problem solving, whilst Captain Conker is super-fast and not scared of anything ...

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Kris Drever

Kris Drever

SAT 12 OCT

Kris Drever is a Scottish folk singer songwriter, who has won multiple awards including an incredible 7 BBC Radio 2 ...

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Signals

Signals

SAT 12 OCT

Alone on the night shift, two female data analysts monitor for signs of alien contact. Every shift is the same. ...

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Stan & Ollie (2019)

Stan & Ollie (2019)

WED 16 OCT

Laurel and Hardy, the world's most famous comedy duo, attempt to reignite their film careers as they embark on what ...

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Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

SAT 19 OCT

Join Alice down the rabbit hole in her magical adventures through Wonderland in this brand-new staging of Lewis Carroll’s family ...

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Stick Man

Stick Man

THURS 24 OCT - FRI 25 OCT

Touching, funny and utterly original, Freckle Productions’ delightful adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s STICK MAN is back!

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ComedySportz 4 Tots

ComedySportz 4 Tots

SAT 26 OCT

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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ComedySportz

ComedySportz

SAT 26 OCT

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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The Turn of the Screw

The Turn of the Screw

TUE 29 OCT

Award-winning Box Tale Soup present Henry James’ disturbing story of horror and corruption. Edinburgh Fringe 2018 sell-out.

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The Pitmen Poets

The Pitmen Poets

THU 31 OCT

After their sell out UK tour of 2017, the four Pitmen Poets return for their final tour in 2019, individually ...

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Murder Ballads

Murder Ballads

THURS 31 OCT 2019

Meet the regulars of O’Malley’s bar, Millhaven, West Texas 1882. The town has not been the same since a stranger ...

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Materials in Motion Symposium 2019

Materials in Motion Symposium 2019

FRI 1- SAT 2 NOV

Materials in Motion: A Future for the Past, Preserving our Animation Heritage welcomes experts, enthusiasts, conservators and creators to explore ...

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The Stitch Brothers

The Stitch Brothers

SUN 3 NOV

Get ready to be transported into the wonky, magical, dreamlike world of the Stitch Brothers as they take you on ...

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Outside The Box

Outside The Box

FRI 8 NOV 2019

Outside The Box asks its audience to embrace mortality and look on the bright side of life, with a weave ...

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The Incident Pit

The Incident Pit

SAT 9 NOV 2019

There have been so many deaths at this massive, old, flooded quarry over the years they’ve nick-named it ‘The Incident ...

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Casablanca (1942)

Casablanca (1942)

WED 13 NOV

A cynical American expatriate struggles to decide whether or not he should help his former lover and her fugitive husband ...

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Brawn

Brawn

FRI 15 NOV

BRAWN is a portal into the world of a young man named Ryan. A world that is spiralling out of ...

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ComedySportz 4 Tots

ComedySportz 4 Tots

SAT 16 NOV

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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ComedySportz

ComedySportz

SAT 16 NOV

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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Thea Gilmore

Thea Gilmore

TUES 19 NOV

A gifted and exceptional artist at the peak of her powers, Thea Gilmore has delivered a vibrant and deeply resonant ...

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MR. POPPER'S PENGUINS

MR. POPPER'S PENGUINS

TUE 26 NOV - TUE 31 DEC

Join Mr & Mrs Popper and their amazing performing puppet penguins in this 60 minute action-packed musical adaptation of Richard ...

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Cosgrove Hall: Frame by Frame

Cosgrove Hall: Frame by Frame

THURS 28 NOV 2019 - SAT 4 JAN 2020

Cosgrove Hall Films Archive takes you right back to the basics of animation detailing some of the processes behind some ...

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ComedySportz Improvised Panto

ComedySportz Improvised Panto

FRI 13- SAT 14 DEC

Heroes, villains, songs and silliness are guaranteed as the gang improvise a brand new pantomime every show using only your ...

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Glisten

Glisten

THURS 19 DEC - SUN 22 DEC

Glisten is an interactive performance for babies aged 0-18 months and their grown-ups. The audience are taken on a sparkling ...

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A Christmas Carol in Concert

A Christmas Carol in Concert

SUN 22 DEC

This unique retelling of Dickens’ heart-warming tale uses an array of traditional and modern instruments and authentic musical arrangements.

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The Fureys

The Fureys

THURS 20 FEB 2020

Legends of Irish music & song The FUREYS, renowned for their hit songs ‘I will love you’, ‘When you were ...

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Ultimate 70s Show

Ultimate 70s Show

SAT 26 SEP 2020

The Ultimate 70’s Show is a totally live 7 piece tribute to the seventies. Featuring Martin Metcalf ex Geordie, alongside ...

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