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The Tiger Who Came To The Dukes - This April!

22/3/19: Direct from a smash hit West End season, Judith Kerr's The Tiger Who Came to Tea has returned to the stage, celebrating its tenth year as a spectacular kid’s play - and it's on at The Dukes, Lancaster, in April.

The Dukes Starts 2019 From Scratch!

20/12/18: What better time than a new year to start from scratch? The Dukes will be doing just that on Friday 18th January - when it launches its 2019 calendar of live events with a Scratch Night.

New comic exhibition opens at The Dukes

2/11/18: An award- winning comics project helping young people to improve their literacy is being celebrated with an exhibition in Lancaster - and will then go on tour around Lancashire.

The Dukes breaks box office cinema records

26/7/18: Lancaster’s awardwinning Dukes cinema is celebrating its busiest ever year. The independent cinema has seen 42,000 people through the doors in the past year and 700 screenings.

Review: 'Educating Rita' at the Dukes

7/4/18: Dukes Director Sarah Punshon follows her Christmas success 'Aladdin' with another strong production, Educating Rita. It's an economical play. One set, two characters, several years. Played in the round, it is intimate, and more compelling than any film could be. Read Virtual-Lancaster's review.

Psychovertical: A Higher Education. Four decades of climbing

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 19:30 at The Dukes, Moor Lane, Lancaster, LA1 1QE

A heart-warming play with a serving of Northern sole and chips

9/2/18: Box of Tricks will bring their acclaimed production of Chip Shop Chips to the Dukes & the Platform on 23 + 24 Feb, featuring Josh Moran (Gunpowder and Peter Kay’s Car Share), Jessica Forrest (Hollyoaks and Coronation Street) and Mark Newsome (Early Doors). It's a show, quiz and a dinner all in one!

Dukes Theatre: Private Lives

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 14:00 at The Dukes, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Dukes Theatre: Private Lives

Repeats every day until Wed Feb 07 2018. Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 19:30 at The Dukes, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Dukes Stand-Up: Fern Brady - 'Suffer Fools'

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 20:00 at The Dukes, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Exhibition: The Rhythm of Stitch

Repeats every day until Sat Mar 24 2018. Monday, January 29, 2018 - 10:00 to 20:00 at The Dukes, Moor Lane, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Comedy with 'Lefty Scum'

Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 19:30 at The Dukes, Moor Lane, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Family entertainment with the Chit Chat Chalk Show

Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 13:30 at The Dukes, Moor Lane, Lancaster LA1 1QE,

Music at The Dukes, Nino’s Blue Saloon

Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 19:30 at The Dukes, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Protection by Fin Kennedy

Repeats every day until Sat Jan 27 2018. Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 19:30 at The Dukes Theatre, Lancaster

Special Offers at the Dukes provide opportunities for all

19/1/18: The Dukes is offering great ticket deals and treats for people who sign up as Friends, Champions, Patrons and Guardians. Thanks to Dukes' Supporters in 2017 more than 6,700 people joined The Dukes community programmes and 4,680 people participated in dementia-friendly activities.

Big Screen Exhibition Of Cézanne

Monday, February 5, 2018 - 18:20 at The Dukes, Moor Lane, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Keeping the Lights ON

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 19:30 at The Dukes, Moor Lane, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Exhibition: Temporary States - Joe Connolly

Repeats every day until Sat Jan 27 2018 except Sun Dec 24 2017, Mon Dec 25 2017, Sat Dec 30 2017, Sun Dec 31 2017, Mon Jan 01 2018. Friday, December 22, 2017 - 12:00 to 22:00 at The Dukes Gallery, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Get A Taste For Great Drama At The Dukes

14/12/17: From the sophistication of a Noel Coward comedy to a play served with a fish and chip supper, The Dukes new visiting drama season for early 2018 has it all.