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How we're starting our year...

It's only January but we already have so many captioned shows and live subtitled events planned throughout the year!

Take a look at just some of the next few months highlights from theatres, galleries, and museums across the UK.

To see all events keep a look out at www.stagetext.org/whats-on.


Tina The Musical: (Aldwych Theatre, London)
The global Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Tina Turner didn’t just break the rules, she rewrote them, and this new stage musical reveals the untold story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race.
Tue 29 Jan 2019, 7:30pm

Atlas - A World of Maps: (British Library, London)
Tom Harper, Lead Curator of Antiquarian Maps, leads you on a journey through some of the rarest and most significant maps found in our collection, based around his latest book.
Tue 29 Jan 2019, 7:00pm


Everybody's Talking About Jamie:
(Apollo Theatre, London)

This fearless, funny, fabulous brand new musical sensation hits London with catchy new songs by lead singer-songwriter of The Feeling Dan Gillespie Sells and writer Tom MacRae, directed by Jonathan Butterell.
Mon 4 Feb 2019, 7:30pm


Michael Faraday Lecture:
(Royal Society, London)

The Royal Society Michael Faraday Prize and Lecture is awarded annually to the scientist or engineer whose expertise in communicating scientific ideas in lay terms is exemplary.
Mon 18 Feb 2019, 6:30pm


Ann Cleeves + Cath Staincliffe In Conversation:
(University of Huddersfield)

As part of the exciting Huddersfield Literature Festival, Ann Cleeves and Cath Staincliffe will join together for a conversation relating to their literacy works.
Wed 6 Mar 2019, 6:30pm


Motown The Musical: (Manchester Opera House)
A thrilling tale of the man who fought against the odds to define the sound of a generation – with the ups and downs of personal relationships, professional struggles, and the music that made history.
Thu 7 Mar 2019, 2:30pm


Rock of Ages: (Nottingham Theatre Royal)
Set in LA's infamous Sunset Strip in 1987, Rock of Ages tells the story of Drew, a boy from South Detroit, and Sherrie, a small-town girl, both in LA to chase their dreams of making it big and falling in love.
Sat 6 Apr 2019, 2:30pm


Richard II: (Shakespeare's Globe, London)
The first ever company of women of colour in a Shakespeare play on a major UK stage, in a reflection on what it means to be British in the light of the Windrush and as we leave the EU.
Wed 17 Apr 2019, 7:30pm




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