17th April, 2:00pm
A joyfully chaotic and well-loved story, brought to life for the first time! Oh No, George! is the delightfully playful tale of a dog who wants to be good but just can’t resist temptation.
George sees something in the kitchen.
I said I’d be good, George thinks, but I LOVE cake.
What will George do?
Adapted from the award-winning picture book by Chris Haughton, this brand new show...
25th January, 8:00pm
EXTRA ROWS ADDED (13 JANUARY)
Stu’s back with a comic odyssey on how it works out in the end, and whether anyone cares. Intelligent stand-up comedy for everybody, but of particular interest to people over thirty who’ve lost touch with all their old friends and can’t eat just the one pain au chocolat. Featuring ultimates, absolutes and surprisingly few conclusions. Host of the ‘The Comedians Podcast’...
14th March, 7:30pm
Lemn Sissay visits The Pound for a special event reading excerpts from his new book, My Name is Why: A Memoir.
At the age of 17, after a childhood in a fostered family, followed by six years in care homes, Norman Greenwood was given his birth certificate. He learned that his real name was not Norman. It was Lemn Sissay. He was British and Ethiopian. And...
31st January, 7:30pm
The music of Rozi Plain has always felt like a freeze-frame. A colourful and graceful snapshot of the world, paused, suspended in time, and then gently toyed with, like stepping out of the linear world as we know it. Wide awake in dreaming. There have been three records over the past decade, each one just like this, alluring and beguiling in the delicate nature through...
10th March, 7:30pm
14th February, 7:30pm
15th February, 7:30pm
The Pound arts centre offers a year round programme of performances, workshops, a youth theatre and exhibitions.
Our mission is to connect people through creativity.
A pre-show social, time to relax, work, meet up with friends, or grab a change of scenery with the little ones… All great ways to spend time in our café.
We are fully licensed and serve fresh, vegetarian and locally sourced food, including vegan and gluten free options.
The Pound offers a fully equipped auditorium seating 100 people. The seating can also be put away to create a large hall space. We have full AV capabilities and with a green room and technical booth it's the ideal place for performances, talks, conferences and classes.
Box office (01249) 701 628
General (01249) 712 618
Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 9.30pm