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2020 reopening plans announced!

We're thrilled to announce that Curve will reopen this year with a Family and Community Day and a trio of Made at Curve favourites.

The Color Purple in concert - 23 Nov - 5 Dec
Sunset Boulevard in concert - 14 Dec - 3 Jan
Memoirs of an Asian Football Casual - 25 Jan - 6 Feb

Find out more about our reopening plans here.

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See our socially distanced seating plans

For our socially distanced season, we'll be raising the walls between our Studio and Theatre spaces to create a 533-seat auditorium, with audiences enjoying live performances from all four sides of the stage.

Find the seating plans, included recommended seating for access performances, here.

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Reopening FAQs

On this page you will find the latest information for planning and booking your visit to Curve, what will happen on the day of your chosen performance, and details on how we are making Curve COVID-safe.

This page will be frequently updated, so please refer back regularly prior to your visit for the most up-to-date information.

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christmas celebrations casting call-out

We're creating a short film to celebrate our great city, showcasing our communities and everything Leicester has to offer.

The film will form part of our Christmas celebrations this year and we're looking for young people aged 14-21 from our local community to take part.

Find out more here. Please note, the deadline to apply is midday Mon 26 Oct.

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Watch The Snail and the Whale at home!

Tall Stories proudly present a special live-streamed version of their much-loved reimagining of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s classic book The Snail and the Whale.

Join an adventurous young girl and her seafaring father as they reimagine the story of a tiny snail’s incredible trip around the world on the tail of a great big, grey-blue humpback whale.

Live music, storytelling and plenty of audience interaction bring the story vividly to life in this heart-warming adventure for everyone aged four and up. This is not a pre-recorded video – anything could happen!

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The Show Must Go OnLINE archive

Despite our doors being closed, we created, commissioned and shared a whole host of online content throughout lockdown to keep audiences of all ages engaged, creative and inspired.

From interviews with leading theatre-makers to activities for children and Curve-commissioned projects with local artists, explore our online content here.

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