Matlock Musical Theatre

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If you're looking for a new interest in 2018, how about joining Matlock Musical Theatre for their forthcoming production of Carousel?

Our next show will be

Carousel is to be performed at Youlgreave on  the evenings of Thursday 14th June, Friday 15th June, and Saturday 16th June (matinee and evening)

Rehearsals will start on the Wednesday the 10th of January 2018
at the Methodist Church on Bank Road

Auditions will take place in January 2018 (dates to be confirmed)
A description of the principal characters for Carousel is available by clicking here (PDF file) ...

This Christmas season we are carol singing at the following venues and events

  • St. Peter's church at Belper on Sat 25th November 2017
  • Peak Rail's Santa Specials at Rowsley Station on the 2nd, 3rd, 9th, 10th, 16th and 17th December 2017
  • Chatsworth House on the 6th and 7th of January 2018

We are a company of amateur performers and singers, based at Matlock, devoted to the production of musical shows and concerts in and around Derbyshire.

Recent acclaimed productions include the musicals:

Into the Woods
Wizard of OZ
Little Shop of Horrors
at The Grand Pavilion, Matlock Bath

Gigi, South Pacific, Carmen, Calamity Jane and My Fair Lady at the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield

Matlock Musical Theatre's
"Right Royal Revue"
American Dream"

Other events of late have been:

"Countdown to Christmas"
Broadway or Bust"

"Worldwide Christm@s"
An evening of Christmas entertainment at the Imperial Rooms, Matlock

Carol Singing at

Chatsworth House, Hardwick Hall, Haddon Hall & Peak Rail

Promenade Concerts and a Mummer’s Play at Haddon Hall

Current Schedule

  • Carol singing
    • at Peak Rail's Santa Specials at Rowsley Station on the following days:
      • Sat 16th December
      • Sun 17th December
    • at Chatsworth House on Sat 6th and Sun 7th January 2018
  • Carousel - Our 2018 musical
    • Rehearsals will start on Wednesday the 10th of January 2018
    • Auditions will be in January 2018 (Details later)
    • Performances will be at Youlgreave on Thursday 14th June to Saturday 16th June with a matinee on the Saturday

Our most recent shows

Countdown to Christmas


Saturday 9th December
Sunday 10th December


The Whitworth Centre
Darley Dale



Thursday 15th June
Saturday 17th June


The Grand Pavilion, Matlock Bath


Broadway or Bust


Saturday 26th November


The Imperial Rooms


We are always on the lookout for new talent and, if you are interested, a warm welcome is guaranteed. No audition will be required.

If you would like to support any of our productions in any way – on stage, back stage or sponsorship – or, if you would be interested in us performing at your event, please use the Contact us page.

Would you like to become a Friend of Matlock Musical Theatre? See the Friends page.

If you find yourself in Matlock at the  time of any of our shows or concerts, you would be most welcome to come and see us perform.

Matlock Musical Theatre is affiliated to the
National Operatic and Dramatic Association
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