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Dance and Drama

All the world's a stage and no where is this more obvious that at Durham University, home to a wealth of performing talent, with colleges and student societies presenting a wonderful range of comedy, drama and music, both old and new. Durham Student Theatre group incorporates many different production companies including DULOG, Durham Shakespeare Company, Castle Theatre Company, as well as several companies based at the individual colleges, offering a lively programme, showcasing performing talent and developing backstage skills. 

The recently refurbished Assembly Rooms Theatre plays host to live performances every week of term and is available as a venue for public performances out of term time.  

Saturday 17 October 2015

Murder Mystery Night - Charity Fundraiser

7:00pm to 10:00pm, Elvet Methodist Church

Murder Mystery, come and join in the Ruswarp Priory Murder Mystery dinner - The local priory regularly invites the village into their community for supper and during one such occasion a mystery unfolds and help is need to solve the crime. This event is a fundraiser for our church project The Grace Haven Orphanage in Myanmar.

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Sunday 18 October 2015

That Comedy Show

8:00pm to 9:15pm, The Assembly Rooms
Chaps, summer’s over, and we’re back to staring at the library clock as a full-time occupation. But it’s not all gloom. The comedy societies up here have put together an evening of quite splendid and varied entertainment for your exquisite delight. We bring you an evening of boggling improvised comedy from Shellshock!, smashing original sketches from Just Deserts and people standing up from Stand-Up Durham.

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Durham Student Theatre

Durham Student Theatre is the union for drama at Durham University.

Experience Durham

Experience Durham is responsible for co-ordinating University sport, staff and student volunteering and outreach, and in partnership with Durham Students Union, student theatre and music