West End Shows are not just limited to London. Milton Keynes is an ideal UK location for theatre lovers with great shows all year round. Whether you’re looking for a musical, play, dance production or orchestral performance, you’ll find what you’re looking for in one of the many venues in the Milton Keynes area. If you plan to travel in to see a production, there are also a number of serviced apartments to make a week-end of your cultural visit.
Theatres in Milton Keynes
The Stables in Milton Keynes is a theatre that started its life as some outbuildings. The first phase was opened in 2000 and now has The Jim Marshall Auditorium, which has a capacity of 448 seated.
The MK Stables presents around 350 concerts and 250 education sessions a year. It offers a diverse programme that continues to attract many respected musicians. As well as visiting for comedy, music and educational events, there is also a cafe. Click on the link for details of the MK Stables production fixtures.
Stantonbury Campus Theatre was built almost 40 years ago. Throughout the year, Stantonbury Campus plays host to many professional touring groups, amateur and youth theatre shows including a children’s theatre. Click on the link for a list of Stantonbury Campus Theatre productions.
The Theatre:MK is a large vibrant building that sits right in the heart of Milton Keynes. It has many high profile productions to offer including west end plays, musicals, dance, comedy, opera and children’s shows. Audiences have also enjoyed well known stand up comedians performing and shows that have also featured in London.
As well as visiting the theatre to watch a show there are many other things you can do. Milton Keynes theatre offers a creative learning department, who offer many show-based workshops and classes for all ages, including an incredibly successful Youth Theatre. Visit the MK Theatre website for more details of what’s on.
With so much entertainment on offer throughout the year, you may well want to consider making a leisure week-end of your cultural visit. There are serviced apartments within a short walk from MK:Theatre appropriately called the Theatre District Serviced Apartments.
There are one and two-bedroom apartments available should you be travelling with friends or family and need extra space. All apartments are fully-furnished including a fully equipped kitchen should you prefer to cook for yourselves rather than eat out.
Why not enjoy a cultural week-end in Milton Keynes? Contact a Cotels Milton Keynes Apartment representative for more details and to make a booking.