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PIONEERING PROJECT ON WOMAN’S HOUR

We were delighted to welcome Woman’s Hour reporter, Judy Merry, to our Journey Café on Monday. Judy spoke to members of the audience who had come along to enjoy a screening of Some Like It Hot, as well as Dukes staff, volunteers and representatives of Age UK Lancashire who are...

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IRISH EYES ARE SMILING AT THE DUKES

Legendary Irish comic, Tommy Tiernan will be appearing here for one night only on December 5. Tommy visits Lancaster following an international tour including sell out shows at Sydney Opera House and in the West End of London. These are just the latest highlights in a successful career which has...

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A BIG DEAL FOR HOMELESS THIS CHRISTMAS

We’re delighted to be staging a unique version of a classic Dickens story this Christmas by one of our newest theatre companies. Ebenezer Dealer will be presented by Alternative Outcomes, a theatre group formed in 2013 by people who use Lancaster District Homeless Action Service. The play is based on...

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HAVE A BALL AT THE DUKES

Rehearsals are now well underway here for our brand new take on the classic fairytale, Cinderella. Performed in The Round, this new version of Cinderella has been adapted by the awardwinning North West writer, Ian Kershaw. The father of two has written a modern version of Cinderella of which he...

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THE DUKES SEEKS NEW BOARD MEMBERS

We are seeking new independent directors to help plan our next phase of development. The Dukes is a producing theatre, independent cinema and creativity centre and an essential part of Lancashire and Lancaster life. Following six years of audience growth and increased creative output, we need new independent directors to...

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