3 Apr
19:30

The Strange Case of Jekyll & Hyde

Produced by Arrows & Traps Theatre and based on the novella by Robert Louis Stevenson
Astor Theatre, Deal
4 Apr
19:30

The Barrett Brothers

The Barrett Brothers return with their ‘Best of’ show.  
Astor Theatre, Deal
8 Apr
19:30

Deal Savoyards- HMS Pinafore

Come and join the Deal Savoyards for a cruise on HMS Pinafore
Astor Theatre, Deal
13 Apr
19:30

Ash Is Purest White

2018 Chinese drama film directed by Jia Zhangke which was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival. The story is loosely based on the leader of a gang from Zhangke's childhood, whom he had admired as a role model.
Astor Theatre, Deal
14 Apr
19:30

LDN Wrestling

The stars of LDN are back in Deal for a night of rip roaring professional wrestling.
Astor Theatre, Deal
16 Apr
20:00

Clare Teal Duo

Award winning singer and BBC Radio 2 presenter Clare and her pianist promise a sparkling night of inspired music and unbridled entertainment
Astor Theatre, Deal
17 Apr
14:00

Putting on the Ritz Tea Dance

Dust off your dancing shoes and join us for our ever-popular Putting on the Ritz Tea Dance. 
Astor Theatre, Deal
17 Apr
19:30

NT Live- 42nd Street

The largest ever staging of the Tony® Award-winning musical, filmed live at the magnificent Theatre Royal in the heart of London’s West End.
Astor Theatre, Deal
18 Apr
19:30

Celebrating 10 Years Of The Astor

A celebration of the past decade at The Astor Community Theatre
Astor Theatre, Deal
20 Apr
19:30

Judy

Renee Zellweger stars as Judy Garland in this adaptation of the Olivier and Tony award nominated West End and Broadway play End of the Rainbow by Peter Quilter.
Astor Theatre, Deal
23 Apr
14:00

The Astor Palm Court Orchestra

The Astor Palm Court Orchestra continue their 2020 season, recapturing the delight of popular light music through a regular afternoon concert series at The Astor.
Astor Theatre, Deal
23 Apr
19:30

The History Project

The History Project C.I.C. spearheaded by Deal's dynamic duo, Pete Fishlock, and George Chittenden provides a night of fantastic entertainment which will leave you with plenty of; "well, I never knew that" moments.
Astor Theatre, Deal
24 Apr
19:30

What’s Going On: A Celebration of Marvin Gaye

An unmissable concert that brings you all the biggest hits from the Grammy award winning ‘Prince of Motown’ including ‘What’s Going On’, ‘Let’s Get It On’, ‘Sexual Healing’ and many more. Starring Nate Simpson
Astor Theatre, Deal
26 Apr
14:00

The Royal Opera House Live - Cavalleria Rusticana

The award-winning production by Damiano Michieletto
Astor Theatre, Deal
27 Apr
19:30

The Last Black Man In San Francisco

Winner of Best Directing and a Special Jury Prize for Creative Collaboration at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival
Astor Theatre, Deal
3 Apr
09:00

Penny Bearman- March & April 2020

Exhibits by the painting group Artlark, tutored by Penny Bearman. March 2020 showcases 5 Artists with contrasting styles. April 2020's exhibition is a mixed show of a dozen artists.
Astor Theatre
30 Apr
19:30

NTLive - Kinky Boots The Musical

This unmissable musical theatre event celebrates a joyous story of British grit transforming into a high-heeled hit. Filmed live at the Adelphi Theatre
Astor Theatre, Deal
1 May
19:30

The Guitar Conspiracy

A unique line up of six classical guitars and one electric bass conspire to put their stamp on music from many centuries and styles
Astor Theatre, Deal
2 May
20:00

Private Widdle Social Club

A comedy cabaret evening - music, entertainment and variety, swinging from the alternative to the surreal.
Astor Theatre, Deal
8 May
19:30

California Dreamers

A sunshine celebration of the Los Angeles music scene from 1965 – 1975; paying homage to the iconic artists who made their home in Laurel Canyon
Astor Theatre, Deal
9 May
20:00

The Music Of Northern Soul

Stefan Taylor and The Signatures are the UK's leading Northern Soul Band, joined for their 2020 tour by original Northern Soul Legend Lorraine Silver.
Astor Theatre, Deal
15 May
14:00

Putting on the Ritz Tea Dance

Dust off your dancing shoes and join us for our ever-popular Putting on the Ritz Tea Dance. 
Astor Theatre, Deal
15 May
19:30

The Silence Of Snow

Written and performed by Mark Farrelly, directed by Linda Marlowe
Astor Theatre, Deal
17 May
15:00

Celtic Journey

Students of Deal's very own DAPA stage school perform this acclaimed show; placing Irish dancing alongside traditional dancing from other countries around the globe.
Astor Theatre, Deal
21 May
14:00

The Astor Palm Court Orchestra

The Astor Palm Court Orchestra continue their 2020 season, recapturing the delight of popular light music through a regular afternoon concert series at The Astor.
Astor Theatre, Deal
21 May
19:30

The History Project

The History Project C.I.C. spearheaded by Deal's dynamic duo, Pete Fishlock, and George Chittenden provides a night of fantastic entertainment which will leave you with plenty of; "well, I never knew that" moments.
Astor Theatre, Deal
22 May
19:30

The Big O & The Wilburys Tribute Show

Think you missed the chance to see 80’s super group THE TRAVELING WILBURYS live? Think again! Roy Orbison, George Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Tom Petty & Bob Dylan; right here in Deal...
Astor Theatre, Deal
29 May
19:30

Mémoires d'un Amnésique

In equal parts, a piano recital, a one-man play and a surrealist film, amalgamated into a unique theatrical experience.
Astor Theatre, Deal
30 May
19:30

Sounds Of Sister Sledge

All of the Sisters classic hits plus many more...
Astor Theatre, Deal
31 May
14:00

The Royal Opera House Live - The Dante Project

Wayne McGregor collaborates with an award-winning team – contemporary composer Thomas Adès, artist Tacita Dean, lighting designer Lucy Carter and dramaturg Uzma Hameed – to bring us closer to Dante's vision.
Astor Theatre, Deal
4 Jun
19:30

NTLive - The Welkin

Maxine Peake stars in this new play in this bold and gripping thriller from Tony Award-nominated writer Lucy Kirkwood
Astor Theatre, Deal
5 Jun
19:30

Acoustic Strawbs

Acoustic Strawbs comprise David Cousins, along with lead guitarist Dave Lambert, and the astonishingly versatile Chas Cronk, who together formed the front-line of the classic 1970s line-up of Strawbs.
Astor Theatre, Deal
6 Jun
19:30

Slim Chance

Slim Chance, the band Ronnie Lane formed when he left the Faces, is treading the boards again, right here in Deal.
Astor Theatre, Deal
7 Jun
15:00

Sunday Classics

An afternoon of some of your favourite classical music performed live by local amateur and professional musicians.
Astor Theatre, Deal
11 Jun
19:30

David Harper - A Romp With the Georgians

The star of BBC’s Bargain Hunt & Antiques Road Trip is taking his ‘Romp with the Georgians’ around the UK 
Astor Theatre, Deal
12 Jun
19:30

Ma Bessie And Her Blues Troupe

Nicknamed the ‘Empress of the Blues’, Bessie Smith was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s. She is often regarded as one of the greatest singers of her era and was a major influence on other jazz singers.
Astor Theatre, Deal
13 Jun
19:30

A Story of Swing Music -The Simply Swing Show

The Simply Swing Showband, brings the music of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin to the present day crooners of Michael Buble. A great 10 piece band.
Astor Theatre, Deal
18 Jun
19:30

Sunny Ormonde

The Archers star Sunny Ormonde, who plays Lillian Bellamy in the Radio 4 soap, brings her one woman show to The Astor
Astor Theatre, Deal
19 Jun
14:00

Putting on the Ritz Tea Dance

Dust off your dancing shoes and join us for our ever-popular Putting on the Ritz Tea Dance. 
Astor Theatre, Deal
19 Jun
19:30

The Quo Experience

The UK’s Number One Status Quo Tribute Show! “An excellent show, really capturing the essence of the Quo I played with for 13 odd years – the attention to detail is awesome!” MATT LETLEY - Status Quo drummer 2000-2013
Astor Theatre, Deal
20 Jun
19:30

Soul Kinda Wonderful

SOUL KINDA WONDERFUL are the UK’s No 1 Tribute to the legendary Drifters, award winners at the National Tribute awards 2013/2016/2017
Astor Theatre, Deal
21 Jun
14:00

The Royal Opera House Live - Elektra

Strauss’s thrilling and audacious adaptation of Greek tragedy receives a new staging by the award-winning director Christof Loy, with Nina Stemme in the title role.
Astor Theatre, Deal
25 Jun
14:00

The Astor Palm Court Orchestra

The Astor Palm Court Orchestra continue their 2020 season, recapturing the delight of popular light music through a regular afternoon concert series at The Astor.
Astor Theatre, Deal
25 Jun
19:30

The History Project

The History Project C.I.C. spearheaded by Deal's dynamic duo, Pete Fishlock, and George Chittenden provides a night of fantastic entertainment which will leave you with plenty of; "well, I never knew that" moments.
Astor Theatre, Deal
26 Jun
18:30

The Society Of Women Artists

Linden Hall Studio is delighted to present an exhibition of works by the members of the SWA. Featuring a spread of styles across the entire visual language.
Linden Hall Studio
26 Jun
19:30

Just Like Errol Brown

Gee Bello as Errol Brown presents an impeccable Tribute show focusing on the man who made the hit songs of Hot Chocolate so special
Astor Theatre, Deal
26 Jun
19:30

Nicholas Daniel

Nicholas Daniel has long been acknowledged as one of the world’s great oboe players. Together with the remarkable young musicians from The Purcell School he performs a programme including two sparkling works for oboe and orchestra. Conductor: Paul Hoskins
St. George's Church
27 Jun
19:30

Flamenco Express

Another new dynamite flamenco cocktail from the inexhaustible talent-pool of Flamenco Express. Powerhouse dancer Alejandro Molinero returns by demand, this time partnered by La Nati - a poet of the city and true High Priestess of Flamenco. All plus ‘sizzling soloist’ La Joaquina, and guitar maestro Chris Clavo.
Astor Theatre, Deal
27 Jun
19:30

The Balsom Ensemble: Royal Fireworks

Widely acknowledged as one of the greatest trumpeters of her generation, Alison Balsom has established a multi-faceted career as a hugely popular soloist on the international concert stage
St. George's Church
28 Jun
15:00

East Meets West Meets East  

Dr Paul Edlin presents a talk examining the mutual influence of Eastern and Western music on each other.
Deal Town Hall
28 Jun
16:00

Gold Medal Winners Of China UK International Music Festival

This year's winner, pianist Nien Chen, is joined by the Artistic Director of China UK International Music Festival, Mengmeng Wu, one of the finest Guzheng players of her generation, to perform Lin An Yi Hen by Zhanhao He. 
Deal Town Hall
28 Jun
19:30

Old Time Sailors

A party not to be missed! This event is part of the Deal Music & Arts Festival 2020
Astor Theatre, Deal
29 Jun
10:30

The History Project Walk: The Notorious Goodwin Sands

Join ‘The History Project’ on a walk as we delve into this famous sandbank’s past, and uncover a diverse range of tales from lost treasure to sightings of ghost ships and even the Battle of Britain.
Deal Pier Entrance
29 Jun
19:45

The Cabinet Of Dr Caligari with Live Score by Minima   

Minima’s exceptional live music gives this silent film another surreal and magical dimension. This event is part of the Deal Music & Arts Festival 2020
Astor Theatre, Deal
30 Jun
13:00

Toby Hughes & Benjamin Powell

Toby Hughes (Double Bass) & Benjamin Powell (Piano)
Trinity Church, Union Road, Deal
30 Jun
19:45

Lucy Stevens & Elizabeth Marcus- Virginia Woolf: Killing The Angel

A new one-woman play with music that weaves together the life of Virginia Woolf, as expressed in her own words, with music and songs by female composers who were her contemporaries. Part of the Deal Music & Arts Festival 2020
Astor Theatre, Deal
1 Jul
11:00

Sister & Brother In Music- Fanny & Felix Mendelssohn

Christopher Cook explores the world that shaped these two remarkable musical lives and reflects on the obstacles that faced Fanny as a woman striving to create her own musical identity. 
Linden Hall Studio
1 Jul
13:00

Rokas Valuntonis

Praised for his “liquidity of sound” and “devilish performances” Lithuanian pianist Rokas Valuntonis has drawn admiration for his imaginative interpretation and striking virtuosity
St. George's Church
1 Jul
18:00

Philippa Gregory In Conversation with Christopher Cook

Philippa Gregory is one of the world’s foremost historical novelists, there will be a book signing after the talk
St. George's Church
1 Jul
20:00

Worbey & Farrell

Internationally acclaimed concert pianists with an absolutely wicked and uproarious sense of humour Part of the Deal Music & Arts Festival 2020
Astor Theatre, Deal
2 Jul
10:30

Sandwich Local History Society Walk     

Walk in the footsteps of Thomas Becket, discover where the first elephant landed in England, archers trained for Agincourt, Kings and Queens embarked for France and the stories behind the medieval walls.
Guildhall, Sandwich
2 Jul
11:00

Robert Poulter's New Model Theatre presents Jeptha Thorndyke or 140 Years Of Fortitude

A tale of the English Industrial Revolution helped along with a touch of Magic Realism.
Kent Museum Of The Moving Image
2 Jul
13:00

Polaris Duo

Gillian Blair (Saxophone) and Elinor Nicholson (Harp) formed the Polaris Duo in 2011 whilst studying at the Royal Northern College of Music. They have since been exploring an eclectic range of repertoire and possibilities for this unusual instrumentation. 
St. Clements Church, Sandwich
2 Jul
15:00

Robert Poulter's New Model Theatre presents Jeptha Thorndyke or 140 Years Of Fortitude

A tale of the English Industrial Revolution helped along with a touch of Magic Realism.
Kent Museum Of The Moving Image
2 Jul
19:30

The Guardian Angel: Rachel Podger (Violin)

Arguably the world’s foremost baroque violinist, Rachel Podger is an award-winning artist and has performed as a soloist and guest director for many of the world’s top ensembles
St. Mary's Arts Centre
2 Jul
19:30

Paul Lamb & the King Snakes

Paul Lamb and his band The King Snakes, the UK's number 1 blues band.
Astor Theatre, Deal
3 Jul
10:30

Royal Marines Heritage Trail Guided Walk

This walk will give you a real insight to the Heritage of the Corps in Deal, as well as covering the Royal Marines first ever round the “World Cruise” with Captain James Cook onboard HMS Endeavour
Deal Castle
3 Jul
13:00

Voice Box- Music Technology And The Voice   

In a special performance full of singing and scientific demonstrations, multi-costumed tenor Greg Tassell joins scientist Dr Wendy Sadler and David Flood (Piano) to show how musicians are mixing technology with the richness of the voice to create new sounds.
St. George's Church
3 Jul
19:30

Jess Gillam (Saxophone) & London Mozart Players

The London Mozart Players, the UK’s longest established chamber orchestra, celebrated its 70th birthday last year. It is one of the finest chamber orchestras in the world and tonight is joined by soloist Jess Gillam, one of the most celebrated musicians of her generation
St. George's Church
3 Jul
19:30

Everything Buble

Josh Hindle performs this accurate rendition of all of Michael Buble's hits with a full band
Astor Theatre, Deal
4 Jul
19:30

Patti Boulaye

After her successful tour of "Billie & Me" Patti Boulaye embarks returns to The Astor with her next self-penned one-woman-show "Aretha & Me".
Astor Theatre, Deal
4 Jul
19:30

Romaria- Andy Sheppard Quartet

Andy Sheppard is one of Europe’s leading saxophonists and one of the few British musicians to have made a significant impact on the international jazz scene. Since 2008 Sheppard has released four highly acclaimed albums and his latest Romaria will form the background to this concert
St. George's Church
5 Jul
19:00

Being Mrs Bach   

Jessica Duchen (Author/Narrator) & Steven Devine (Harpsichord)
The Pines Calyx, St Margaret’s Bay
6 Jul
10:30

The History Project Walk: The Notorious Goodwin Sands

Join ‘The History Project’ on a walk as we delve into this famous sandbank’s past, and uncover a diverse range of tales from lost treasure to sightings of ghost ships and even the Battle of Britain.
Deal Pier Entrance
6 Jul
19:00

Make More Sail by Adrian Bawtree and Jonathan Jeffery  

An original cantata telling the story of the Battle of Trafalgar
Nye Hall, Duke of York Royal Military School
7 Jul
10:30

The History Project Walk: Deal’s Female Figures

Come and join ‘The History Project’ on a leisurely stroll and learn about some of the most amazing female figures from Deal’s history. 
Deal Pier Entrance
7 Jul
11:00

Katie Bray In Conversation with Paul Max Edlin

This passionate advocate of music talks with Deal Music & Arts Artistic Director about her journey into music and her extraordinary work.
Linden Hall Studio
7 Jul
13:00

Jamie Rogers (Organ Recital)

Jamie Rogers is an Organist, Pianist and Conductor, he is Assistant Director of Music at St Marylebone Parish Church, London, an Assistant Organist at Canterbury Cathedral and Head of Jazz at Queen Mary’s University, London
St. Clements Church, Sandwich
7 Jul
19:00

Academy Of Ancient Music with Guildhall School Of Music Historical Performance Department

The combined forces of the Academy of Ancient Music and Guildhall School of Music present an orchestral programme of earthly and unearthly delights.
St. George's Church
7 Jul
19:30

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Think gothic fantasy meets RuPaul‘s Drag Race... A funny, fantastical feast for the senses that will delight all ages.A Midsummer Night’s Dream will be another unmissable Changeling Theatre Company production in collaboration with English Heritage
Walmer Castle Grounds
8 Jul
10:30

The History Project Walk: The Notorious Goodwin Sands

Join ‘The History Project’ on a walk as we delve into this famous sandbank’s past, and uncover a diverse range of tales from lost treasure to sightings of ghost ships and even the Battle of Britain.
Deal Pier Entrance
8 Jul
11:00

Sam Rapp- The Dyslexic Poet

Sam was the winner of UK Poetry Slam 2017 and was commissioned to perform her poetry for the NHS Birthday Celebrations 2018. She is a regular contributor on BBC Radio Kent.
Linden Hall Studio
8 Jul
14:00

FRIDA

Biopic starring Salma Hayek as Frida Kahlo
Linden Hall Studio
8 Jul
18:00

Gavin Esler– Women In Politics

Leading journalist, television broadcaster and author Gavin Esler (Newsnight) discusses the multifarious issues associated with gender and politics, specifically women in politics and the political eye
St. George's Church
8 Jul
20:00

Frida

An opera by Paul Max Edlin, starring Katie Bray and performed by the East London Music Group with conductor, Matthew Hardy Part of the Deal Music & Arts Festival 2020
Astor Theatre, Deal
9 Jul
10:30

The History Project Walk: Deal’s Female Figures

Come and join ‘The History Project’ on a leisurely stroll and learn about some of the most amazing female figures from Deal’s history. 
Deal Pier Entrance
9 Jul
13:00

Samuele Telari

Samuele Telari is a rising star of the classical accordion having performed as a soloist in major Italian and European festivals and concert halls
Trinity Church, Union Road, Deal
9 Jul
21:00

In Search of Youkali- The Songs Of Kurt Weill

World Premiere: Music by Kurt Weill, Katie Bray - mezzo-soprano and dancer, Tim Claydon - director and dancer, Corin Buckeridge - piano and musical arranger, Michael Foyle - violin Part of the Deal Music & Arts Festival 2020
Astor Theatre, Deal
10 Jul
11:00

Norma Winstone In Conversation with Paul Max Edlin

Beloved British Jazz singer Norma talks to Deal Music & Arts Artistic Director Paul Max Edlin about her life and work
Linden Hall Studio
10 Jul
13:00

Matt Farthing

Matt Farthing is a dynamic percussionist and plays regularly with orchestras and ensembles including the London Symphony Orchestra and John Wilson Orchestra
St. George's Church
10 Jul
19:30

Bulsara & His Queenies

“If Queen were a young band now... this is what they would probably look like...” David Brooks…New York Times
Astor Theatre, Deal
10 Jul
19:30

The Ukelele Orchestra Of Great Britain

Tap your toes with the royalty of the ukulele scene, the independent rock-stars of the “bonsai guitar” who have plucked and sung, joked and whistled with Clean Bandit Robbie Williams Madness, Cat Stevens, The Ministry of Sound and Blue Peter.
St. George's Church
10 Jul
19:30

Bulsara & His Queenies | VIP Balcony

“If Queen were a young band now... this is what they would probably look like...” David Brooks…New York Times
Astor Theatre, Deal
11 Jul
19:30

Ronnie Scott's Jazz Orchestra with Norma Winstone: An Evening with The Late, Great Duke Ellington

The fabulous Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Orchestra return to Deal and tonight and are joined by guest soloist, stellar vocalist Norma Winstone MBE, described by Jazz Journal as “One of the glories of contemporary jazz”. Musical Director- Pete Long
St. George's Church
11 Jul
19:30

The Magic Drifters

The Magic Drifters are the UK's best tribute to the original 50's and 60's icons, The Drifters!
Astor Theatre, Deal
15 Jul
19:30

RSC Live- The Comedy Of Errors

Actor, writer and comedian Miles Jupp will make his RSC debut in the show, taking the role of Antipholus of Syracuse.
Astor Theatre, Deal
16 Jul
19:30

Dazzling Divas

Triple Olivier Award Nominee Issy Van Randwyck, famed for her work with Fascinating Aida, explores the music and lives of seven of the twentieth century's ground-breaking and original women.
Astor Theatre, Deal
17 Jul
14:00

Putting on the Ritz Tea Dance

Dust off your dancing shoes and join us for our ever-popular Putting on the Ritz Tea Dance. 
Astor Theatre, Deal
17 Jul
19:30

The KT Bush Band

This is a striking homage to one of the most exciting and original talents of the 70's and 80's UK music scene, and a complete show, with lighting, effects and costume changes from musicians who were there with Kate at the very beginning
Astor Theatre, Deal
23 Jul
14:00

The Astor Palm Court Orchestra

The Astor Palm Court Orchestra continue their 2020 season, recapturing the delight of popular light music through a regular afternoon concert series at The Astor.
Astor Theatre, Deal