The Mill Theatre is located in Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, between Bedford and Rushden just off the A6. We produce around four shows a year with a mixture of drama, musicals and variety, with audiences drawn from both the surrounding area and further afield. Details of what's on at The Mill can be seen below.
We are an amateur society and welcome new members. If you would like to apply for membership, please find out more here.
Reverie - The Life and Loves of Claude Debussy
10th February 2019 at the Quarry Theatre
Internationally renowned pianist Lucy Parham makes her fourth visit to the Quarry Theatre in Bedford to present another of her acclaimed ‘Composer Portraits’ in aid of the Sharnbrook Mill Theatre’s ‘Warm-up’ Appeal, this time accompanied by the celebrated actor Simon Russell Beale.
Wait Until Dark
An edge-of-your-seat thriller, set amidst the social turbulence of 1960’s London. The play follows the story of Suzy, a blind woman, who, left alone in her apartment, becomes embroiled with a group of con-men hatching an elaborate scam. As the tension mounts, Suzy is left to fend for herself. But with the phone line cut dead and the house plunged into darkness, can Suzy outwit the murderous visitors? From the author of Dial M for Murder. Read casting information here.
Lunch at the Mill - The Foundation of the SAS
An illustrated presentation by the nephew of the founder of the SAS, Jock Lewes.
John Lewes FRSA is a novelist and biographer and will be taking us on an exciting journey in his talk which is preceded by a 2-course lunch.
Wine and soft drinks will be available and there will also be a raffle.
Tickets are £16 from Theo Gibbs - (01234) 782377 or firstname.lastname@example.org
In aid of the Warm-Up Appeal
A sharp-edged comedy in which the wife of a recently-departed clergy must come to terms with the truth of her marriage.
Tickets will be available after Tommy.
Lunch at The Mill
30th October 2019
Paranormal investigator Mark Egerton will entertain us over lunch.
Ticket details to follow. In aid of the Warm-Up Appeal
The Railway Children
with a special matinee performance on Saturday, 30th November
From E. Nesbit's timeless classic, The Railway Children follows a group of children and their mother who move to the countryside and fall in love with the nearby railway.
Tickets will be available after Entertaining Angels.
Co-op Campaign update
329,596 pennies to spend!
Thank you, Co-op members for all you have achieved,
‘The Mill’ disabled patrons will be mightily relieved!
And right on cue, without fuss nor pause,
choosing us as your Community Good Cause.
Your help filling our Disabled ‘loo’ refurbishment ‘pot’,
Is much appreciated and will never be forgotten!