Alnwick Playhouse, Bondgate Without, Alnwick 01665 510785

Tonight: International Guitar Festival – Three of the world’s finest guitarists – Brian Cove, from San Francisco, German Lulo Reinhardt and homegrown Adrian Legg. 7.30pm. Tickets £12, £13 premier, £10 child/student.

Saturday, March 10: Jive Talkin’ – Features some of the greatest performers in the country today who recreate to perfection the extensive Gibb brothers’ repetoire. 7.30pm. Tickets £19.50, £20.50 premier, £18.50 conc.

Wednesday, March 14: Swags and Tails – Open Clasp Theatre Company has brought together the views, concerns and experiences of older women and carers in a comedy drama set on the day Margaret Thatcher dies. 2pm. Tickets £10, £8 conc.


Friday, March 9: The Iron Lady (12a; 105mins) – Meryl Streep’s Oscar-winning turn as Margaret Thatcher, 2pm and 7.30pm. Tickets: £6, £6.50 premier, £5.50 child/student.

Tuesday, March 13: Coriolanus (15; 123mins) – Ralph Fiennes directs and stars in the Shakespeare tragedy. 7.30pm. Tickets: £6, £6.50 premier, £5.50 child/student.

Wednesday, March 14 and Thursday, March 15: Warhorse (12a; 146min) – Extraordinary journey of Joey the horse as he moves through war. 2pm (Thurs only) and 7.30pm. Tickets: £6, £6.50 prem, £5.50 child/student.