From 1972 to 2016 - The Smallest Theatre in the World is still motorbikes and madness above all else! Built in 1972 by the comic genius Marcel Steiner it has had a long and lusterous life and has recently found itself in the capable hands of The Grand Theatre of Lemmings. For the last 3 years, the Lemmings have taken the tiny magical theatre all over the world with their acclaimed production of King Kong, from the Needles you cannot thread (Isle of Wight) to the fresh-fished city of Hamburg. Oh, and all the way to India too!
'The company are brilliant at engaging new audiences; they delight, they entertain, perform their hearts out and bring a huge smile to the faces of everyone who encounters them.' Head of Royal Opera House, Thames Gateway.
'A stunning performance by The Grand Theatre of Lemmings.'The New Indian Express
TWO NEW SHOWS AND MORE!
SHOW NUMBER ONE
Duuurrrr...DUUR. Duuurrrr...DUUR. Duuurrrr...DUUR. Dur DUR Dur DUR Dur DUH Can you guess what it is yet? IT'S JAWS! Celebrating 40 years of Jaws the Lemmings are bringing this sea adventure to the stage, and with giant sharks, water pistols and a bit of fishing it's going to be an exciting new show for 2016!
SHOW NUMBER TWO
We are celebrating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare ('s death) with our very own Smallest Theatre's Tempest! With storms and margic and a cast of a million, it's going to be quite the epic.
THE CURTAIN CALL
Drawing a line under our Indian adventure we are premiering our documentary, which follows the team around India, in March of this year. Not only will the film be featured but there will be music and laughs too, with all the proceeds going to Russ Foundation.
THE VERY LATEST NEWS
We're already getting plenty of bookings for the summer and with Moorecombe Variety Festival and Waddersdon Manor Feast already confirmed, we're getting very excited! The weather will get warmer (not wetter) and then the Smallest Theatre can come out of winter hibernation and back out for all to enjoy.