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‘Master of the Vibraphone’ Roger Beaujolais originally gained recognition in the 1980’s with jump jive favourites ‘The Chevalier Brothers’ a combo noted equally for their musicianship & their anarchic sense of humour .

After a spell with  ‘Fairground Attraction’ he formed Latin Jazz outfit the ‘Beaujolais Band’ and released 2 top selling albums on Acid Jazz...
Click for more details Jazz Roger Beaujolais
26th May 2022

Would you like to

Try your hand at reading a part out loud
Help Davenham Players find good play scripts
Come along for a social and meet us and other drama people
Have a quiet cup of tea and biscuits and listen

You can do all of these things if you come along to the theatre...
Click for more details Play Reading Social
2nd June 2022
Davenham Writers Group - Monthly Meeting
Come on down to the monthly Writing group at Davenham Theatre run by Flick Goodman. Whether you are a writer or a performer you are welcome to come to this relaxed group.

If you have written something and you want it read out loud, want to flex those writing muscles with...
Click for more details Davenham Writers' Group
13th June 2022
We like to make our theatre available to other music or drama companies at times when our own company is not on stage. We will always try to fit you in if we can, especially groups from the local community. Click for more details Hire Davenham Theatre


jazz@davenham has become a well-known name in the North West. Run by local volunteer enthusiasts, the gigs attract large regular audiences in our cosy setting. Visiting musicians love the hall’s acoustics and tell us that it is wonderful to play for such appreciative and knowledgeable folk. jazz@davenham now attracts top-flight instrumentalists & vocalists from Manchester and beyond who together with audience atmosphere, acoustics and (cask) ale from Tatton brewery cannot be bettered.

What Davenham Players Means to Me

So glad I finally got around to pursuing a long-held passion for the theatre. Davenham theatre is the place to be for creativity with good friends


“I’ve been an old crone with wax warts, an appalling mother-in-law, a ghost, a sex chat-line worker, worked backstage, front of house, painted and cleaned. Whatever next?”


I came along to do lighting; got roped into a play reading and was on stage in a Pinter play within 6 weeks. And I’m still here!