Season Previews

Around the world with Dorchester Arts

THE Dorchester Arts programme for the autumn is as varied as ever – from jazz to cricket to comedy to drama to a circumnavigation of the world! Big Heads and Others on Wednesday 18th September, is a comedy sketch show taking the audience on a journey from the topical and tropical, to the meticulous and…

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Theatre in the round and a Wiltshire tragedy at Salisbury Playhouse

HIGHLIGHTS of the 2019-2020 season at Salisbury Playhouse are two productions in an in-the-round configuration and a striking new version of Lorca’s Blood Wedding by Wiltshire playwright and novelist Barney Norris, who has moved the setting from Lorca’s sun-baked and intense Spain to modern-day Wiltshire. The season opens with one of Alan Ayckbourn’s first and…

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