2021 Programme

Welcome to the 2021 Hastings Theatre Festival programme - eight days of first-class theatre showcasing unique work from acclaimed performers at The Stables Theatre.


For phone enquiries please call the Box Office on 01424 423221.


...And This is My Friend Mr Laurel

3rd October, 5pm

Jeffrey Holland tells this intriguing, funny and often poignant tale of friendship, love and dedication about one of Hollywood’s great film comedians.


A Remembrance Evening

4th October, 7pm

Hastings Theatre Festival is proud to present a very special double-bill of plays telling the powerful, poignant and human stories often hidden in the shadow of conflict.


Women of Pensionable Rage

5th October, 7.30pm

Three glorious women of Pensionable Rage are finally
standing up and speaking out!


Watson: The Final Problem

7th October, 7.30pm

Watson is alone. His beloved wife Mary and the great Sherlock Holmes are gone. London seethes with false reports and rumour. It is time to set the record straight. 


A Room of One's Own

8th October, 7.30pm

“A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction…”  A brand new stage adaptation of this seminal feminist work by Virginia Woolf. 


My Life in Song

9th October, 7.30pm

Join Will Allenby as he charts his career highlights in theatre and radio through his unique blend of music making and storytelling. 


Louise Jameson: Shakespeare's Mistress

10th October, 3pm

From Shakespeare to soap, and the National to stand-up, a life in performance. A very special afternoon of memories.