Welcome to a selected history of shows performed at the Arts Centre.

The Pied Piper from 1976


Aladdin from 1997


Golden Rain from 1958


Mack and Mabel from 2018


A Month of Sundays from 1977


Breath of Spring from 1960


The Decameron from 2018


Toad of Toad Hall from 1968


Uncle Vanya from 2007


Sleeping Beauty from 1978


Annie Get Your Gun from 2016


A Christmas Carol from 1977


The Queen and the Welshman from 1962

My Fair Lady from 2006


The Owl and the Pussycat from 1972


Wind In The Willows from 2017


The Sleeping Monk from 1957


Under Milk Wood from 2017


The Wizard Of Oz from 1970


Treasure Island from 2018

Latest News

Are you enjoying the Snowdrops artwork in the Gallery windows?

We are now hoping to bring you our Covid secure production of The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe in April.

The Unravelling Wilburys are planning to return on May 8. Tickets now on sale.

Mick Fleetwood and Friends rescheduled to April 10/11 2021

Lawrence After Arabia moved to May 23 2021.

Dusty, Cilla, Lulu and Pet rescheduled to June 4 2021

History of the Arts Centre featured on ArtsReach

Listen to our Youth Theatre Group’s radio play  ‘A Scrap of Lace’

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Want to get involved?

We are always looking for new volunteers to help us in these areas at the Arts Centre:

Gallery Stewards
Please pop in and say hello or contact gallery@shaftesburyartscentre.org.uk if you are interested.

Spreading the Word
Would you like to advertise future events on a board outside your home, or could you help distribute posters and flyers around the town? Please call in at the Box Office to  join our team of volunteers.

Building Maintenance
Interested in joining the buildings team? Please call in at the Box Office to register your interest.